Rumor Mill: Is branch of Nodding Head brewery opening at 17th and Snyder?

No. A user posing as developer John Longacre posted something on Reddit claiming that the Center City brew pub would be opening a location at the former Venice Plaza theater at 17th and Snyder. The post drew more than two dozen comments, most from people excited by the prospect. But

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Developer buys old theater near 17th and Snyder, plans ‘game-changer’

John Longacre, the developer behind the ReNewbold development at 16th and Mifflin, has bought a former theater on Snyder Avenue, promising it will “lead a charge for revitalization”near 17th Street. Longacre says his LPMG company is still conceptualizing plans for the development planned for 1721-31 Snyder Ave., which he estimated

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