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Best Stories of 2014: Arts & Culture

Dec. 23, 2014 1:30 pm

Best Stories of 2014: Arts & Culture

The Greater Philadelphia region has a vibrant arts scene. Here are some of our favorite stories that represent how arts & culture has an impact on our region.
Local Art Teacher Chosen to Design 22nd and Market Memorial

Sep. 18, 2014 10:20 am

Local Art Teacher Chosen to Design 22nd and Market Memorial

Plans to build a memorial park at the site of the tragic collapse of the Salvation Army thrift store on June 5, 2013 are moving forward: the 22nd and Market Memorial Committee, formed soon after the collapse, chose local artist Barbara Fox last week to design a memorial sculpture at the park. The contest was open to […]
Committee Forms to Create a Memorial Park at the Site of the 22nd & Market St. Building Collapse

Jan. 15, 2014 11:01 am

Committee Forms to Create a Memorial Park at the Site of the 22nd & Market St. Building Collapse

The hard, flattened dirt visible at the site of the June 2013 building collapse at 22nd and Market is a firm reminder that the incident has left an indelible mark on the city itself. But the question of what will become of the empty lot has been overshadowed by high-profile trials, debate in City Council […]

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