Brew pub planned for Newbold? That’d be the second brewery for West Passyunk area

A neighbor tipped us off to some construction activity on the 1900 block of Bancroft Street in Newbold, and he says it looks a whole lot like a brewery is setting up shop in there. That’s two for this part of town we’ve heard about in one month. He said

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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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