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    • this highlighted map is a draft of the proposed national historic district area for roxborough and manayunk photo courtesy of bob spear

Which historic sites in Roxborough would you preserve?

Historic preservation experts came to Roxborough this week with a wealth of information about forming a National Historic District, but their biggest piece of advice was the most basic: Look around.…

    • Philly Office Retail will buy the property for $435,000 and lease the campus to the school for at least 10 years, starting in 2014. (Bas Slabbers/for NewsWorks)

Waldorf School's move to historic Germantown church property gets zoning-board support

Plans to move the Waldorf School of Philadelphia to a long-empty historic Germantown church property are moving ahead with support from local groups and an OK from the zoning board. It…

    • Bunting House demolition

Germantown spite-blight defendant tells judge he sold property -- to his daughter

On Dec. 6, the last time Anthony Byrne appeared in Judge Bradley K. Moss's courtroom for a hearing in the long-running property violations case against him, there was apparently one little…

    • Nugent Senior Apartment complex

Senior housing project features heavy dose of historic restoration

From the May 21, 1889 New York Times, under the headline "Telegraphic Brevities": At the meeting of the American Baptist Publication Society in Boston yesterday the Hon. Horatio G. Jones,…

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