Mural Arts Program hosting public paint day event for new Musicians Mural

The original musicians mural at 9th and Wharton has been deteriorating for years now. Fundraising began last year and the mural is now getting an updated design and a new location behind the Valley Green Bank at Broad and Tasker. On Saturday, the artist behind the mural, Eric Okdeh, will

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Musicians mural to find new home at Broad and Tasker

The deteriorating musicians mural at 9th and Wharton is about to get a new home and an updated design. About a year ago fundraising efforts and the search for a location began for the mural of the likes of Frankie Avalon, Bobby Rydell, Jerry Blavat and others. The preliminary design

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Valley Green Bank’s dramatic transformation takes Best Overall Design at ‘Storefront Challenge’

The South Philadelphia branch of Valley Green Bank opened last June and instantly rejuvenated the corner of Broad and Tasker St. with bright colors and welcoming windows. Last week, Valley Green Bank and Metcalfe Architecture & Design took home the honor of “Best Overall Design” in the 2014 Storefront Challenge from The City

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Valley Green Bank opens today at Broad and Tasker

The Valley Green Bank branch that has been under construction at Broad and Tasker since late last year is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate its opening today. The bank says student musicians from Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts and from Mastery Thomas Elementary Charter School will perform

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Valley Green Bank coming to Broad and Tasker

The former South Philly WIC office at Broad and Tasker will become a Valley Green Bank branch, the Philadelphia Business Journal reported. The WIC office closed last year and moved to the new building at Broad and Federal. From Streetview. Why did Google blur out Frank Guarrera? Valley Green CEO Jay Goldstein

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