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Philadelphia's housing boom finally reaches Mount Airy. Can it avoid the mistakes of other neighborhoods? | Inga Saffron
...have been proposed on Mount Airy’s residential blocks, including a large stone house at 601 E. Sedgwick, by developers who want to cram more houses in the same space...This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)
...its headquarters at the corner of Phil Ellena Street. Then came a second apartment building, 6610 Germantown Ave., which displaced an 1880s funeral home...
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Please join Art Matthews in a discussion of his book, Historical Commemoration of the Black in Blue. The book is a collection of photos and articles that commemorate some of the accomplishments of African Americans in law enforcement; primarily in the Philadelphia Police Department. Mr. Matthews has researched the ten-year campaign (from 1871 to 1881) by the African American citizens of the historic 7th Ward, to hire African Americans as police officers. Copies of the book will be available. Thursday, May 17, 2018 6:30 P.M.
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