Buckingham Winery opening tasting room, cheese shop at 1841 E. Passyunk Ave

A Pennsylvania winery plans to open what appears to be the city’s first wine and cheese shop at 1841 E. Passyunk Ave., next door to the demolished King of Jeans building. Building owner Damon Costantini says Buckingham Valley Vineyards and Winery, about an hour north of the city in Durham,

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3 building package sold at 12th and Passyunk

The three-building package on the prominent corner of 12th and Passyunk sold in May for $765,000, according to Zillow. That’s more than $200,000 shy of the original list price in April 2014. Two of the buildings currently house a dollar store in a conjoined storefront, and the third has Jillayne’s

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Improvements being finalized for wonky intersection at 12th and Passyunk

Remember back in February 2014 when we reported the city would spend $300,000 on pedestrian improvements at 12th, Passyunk and Morris? Plans are being finalized to make that a reality, and the even better news is that it is supposed to turn out a lot better than the lipstick-on-a-pig renovation up

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East Passyunk gateway project set to break ground tomorrow, with updated renderings

A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for tomorrow night on the gateway project at East Passyunk, Broad and McKean, which was announced with much fanfare in January 2014. The sparse plaza will be torn up to turn that little wedge into more-usable “flex” space, complete with what is becoming a common

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