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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LoMo Civic hosting fall flea market on Saturday

On Saturday, September 24, join Lower Moyamensing Civic Association for a day of live music and shopping at the civic association’s fall flea market. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., more than 70 vendors will be set up on Broad Street between Snyder and Jackson.

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LoMo Civic seeking vendors, musicians for annual flea market

Spring is finally approaching, which means it’s time for the annual house cleaning associated with the season. If you’re planning on getting rid of some of the items in your home, you may consider becoming a vendor at LoMo’s annual spring flea market in April. While it’s still more than

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Upcoming meeting to discuss future initiatives of Playground for Useful Knowledge, improvement in the ‘South Seven’

The Playground for Useful Knowledge opened at 632 Jackson St. over the summer as a sort of pop-up space on an empty lot that is meant to engage the community through various programs, art and open dialogue. This new space on Jackson Street is just the start of things to

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PHS recognizes Lukoil gas station community garden in gardening and greening contest

In Lower Moyamensing, the Lukoil gas station at 11th and Snyder has become much more than just a place to stop for gas. While you can of course still stop by to fuel up, a small community garden space was created on the property to bring greenery to an unexpected

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