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Apply for SugarHouse Casino employment

Sugar House Opportunities The Sugar House Casino is accepting applications for a variety of positions. Please visit to get job openings and to apply.

Agreement reached on river trolley line

The Delaware River Port Authority and the city of Philadelphia announced an agreement Monday on a route for the proposed Delaware River trolley service.As expected, the line will run from…

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Greenhouse in the Big House

Right about now, outdoor vegetable gardens are looking pretty barren. Forget the groundhog's predictions, it's in the greenhouses, where one can get real hope that spring is coming. Sharat Somashekara is…

Summer Solstice Tours of The Hermit's Glen

Summer Solstice Tours of The Hermits Glen  Sunday, June 29, through Wednesday, June 23.  Weather permitting, tour participants meet at the Kelpius Community Marker on Hermit Lane between Barnes Street and…

Inquirer: How Foxwoods got a leg up

Inquirer: How Foxwoods got a leg up Autumn was make-or-break time for the Foxwoods Casino in Philadelphia. Opposition in neighborhoods and City Hall had stalled the project. Lenders had grown…

Central Delaware Master Plan update

Since releasing the draft executive summary of the Central Delaware Master Plan in mid-June, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation has received about 100 comments, said Master Plan Manager Sarah Thorp.The…

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Inquirer Editorial: Roadside distractions

Editorial: Roadside distractions When every stretch of highway in America looks like Times Square, it will be too late to worry about the driver distractions caused by electronic billboards. The bright,…

Just Announced: DVRPC Livable Communities Conference March 2010

Just Announced: DVRPC Livable Communities Conference -- March 17, 2010. Click here for more information. A one-day workshop designed for local planning partners, practioners, developers, and decision-makers on creating livable communities.…

Debating Skateboarding and Urban Space

Philadelphia's LOVE Park, a dead plaza in the 1980s, was brought back to life by skateboarding, transforming this downtown plaza into an international hub of a multi-billion-dollar sport. When the City…

Designing the Fair of the Future: Bacon student design competition

BackgroundAt the heart of this ambitious challenge are some important questions. What is the value of undertaking a massive project like a world’s fair or the Olympics? How do we…

Changing Skyline: A peerless plan for a Philly pier

Changing Skyline: A peerless plan for a Philly pier When the Delaware River Waterfront Corp. selected Field Operations last fall to design a new park at the Race Street pier, it…

How to Get More Bicyclists on the Road

How to Get More Bicyclists on the Road   Linda Baker, writing for Scientific American, indicates that one way to boost urban bicycling is to figure out what women want…

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Two zoning board hearings on digital billboard conversion continued

A hearing Wednesday afternoon at the Zoning Board of Adjustment regarding the proposed digitization of a billboard at 1933 West Moyamensing Avenue didn’t conclude so much as stop. At the hearing,…

Countdown to “Springtime in Paris”

March 1Philadelphia businesses support the Flower Show with innovative, colorful and whimsical floral displays in their windows and lobbies.  The Phlower Power Window Decorating Contest is in full swing around…

Center City Sips 2010

Catch up with old friends and make a few new ones as Center City's best bars and restaurants host the summer's happiest hour every Wednesday, from June 2 through August 25,…

Weekly Press: Talks on Riverfront Redevelopment Ring in the New Year

Weekly Press: Talks on Riverfront Redevelopment Ring in the New Year This month’s Society Hill Civic Association meeting attracted community associations from surrounding river wards, such as those in Pennsport…

Design in Action 2011, Oct. 9-11

This conference will bring three national groups— the Association of Community Design (ACD), the Association of Architectural Organizations (AAO) and the Architecture + Design Education Network (A+DEN)—to Philadelphia from October 9-11.…

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