Will construction ever begin on the Brush Factory? LoMo Civic hosts meeting to voice concerns

It has been over two years now since the Zoning Board of Adjustment approved plans for a development to reuse parts of the former Brush Factory at 12th and Jackson to create 151 apartments. The property has been left dormant, allowing for break-ins and dumping to occur on a regular

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Fitness jungle gym among the improvements coming to Point Breeze’s Smith Playground

Smith Playground is seeing a complete revitalization. Plans for this community space include a remodeled recreation center, new solar panels, a resurfaced football field and more. With all of those improvements lined up, why not add in an adult fitness jungle gym too? A fitness facility up to 3,000 sq.

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Vietnamese restaurant called Pho-ladelphia opening soon at 11th and Jackson

A Vietnamese food vendor began serving traditional cuisine at a flea market in New Jersey. Those vendors now have plans to expand to a storefront in South Philadelphia under a different name. A photo posted by Pho-ladelphia (@pholadelphianoodlesoup) on Mar 10, 2016 at 11:40am PST This restaurant called Pho-ladelphia will

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Fox29 calls old pizza place at 11th and Jackson a ‘mob social club’

11th and Jackson has been the home of various pizza spots, but most recently, the corner property is being occupied by something a little different. According to Fox29, this location is now a “mob social club,” stating in a report that the “Philadelphia mob has grown to numbers the city

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