Packer Park Gets New Marriott Hotel

Packer Park Gets New Marriott Hotel Packer Park Marriott Hotel Finally Breaks Ground The ground breaking ceremony was held last Thursday 10/18/12.  The newest conglomerate to the Business Center  at the Philadelphia Naval Yard (that currently houses 120 Companies and over 10,000 employees ) has started construction. The Courtyard by Marriott Hotel will be located just south of Lincoln Financial […]

Packer Park Geary Estates- Only 2 Left

Packer Park Geary Estates Ten New Construction homes will be built in the Packer Park neighborhood of South Philadelphia.  For more information about Packer Park townhomes for sale, call or click here see all Packer Park Homes for Sale. The new construction 3000 square foot  townhomes being built in Packer Park  this Spring are much different from other local developments…… The $529,000 […]

Philadelphia Navy Yard Growing Rapidly

Philadelphia Navy Yard The Philadelphia Navy Yard is a 1,200 acre, dynamic waterfront development offering the Philadelphia region a unique and centrally-located environment with over 120 companies and 8,500 employees. The Philadelphia Navy Yard is located just behind the Packer Park area. Diverse architectural styles – everything from new office complexes, huge industrial and distribution facilities, state-of-the-art research laboratories, and […]

Packer Park Townhomes For Sale

Demo Has Started in Packer Park at Holy Spirit Rectory As sad neighbors gather to see the Holy Spirit Rectory in Packer Park to be demolished, there are some positive things about this transition. Ten New Construction homes will be built in the Packer Park neighborhood of South Philadelphia.  For more information about Packer Park townhomes for sale, […]

FDR Park Fountain

FDR Park FDR Park, located in Packer Park at South Broad Street and Pattison Avenue, includes 15 tennis courts, seven softball/baseball fields, a golf course and a skateboard park. The park was chosen as the Fairmount Park Conservancy’s 2011 “Greening the Neighborhood” site and will have $250,000 to use toward improving the quality of its […]

Xfinity Live Cracking Down on Underage Drinking !

Xfinity Live Taking Steps To Prevent Underage Drinking People were so drunk at one of Philly’s new hot spots that now the Xfinity Live owners are taking new steps to stop it and prevent underage drinking. The owners of Xfinity Live under pressure from state investigators for serving to a minor appear tonight to be moving […]

Packer Park-Snakehead Fish Invades FDR Park

Snakeheads in Packer Park Snakehead fish first appeared at FDR Park  in Packer Park about five years ago. They’re native to Asia, but they thrive in the park’s ponds.”The normal native fish are not used to it. It’s an excellent predator. It breathes air, so it doesn’t need a lot of oxygen,” said Richard Horwitz.They can […]

Citizens Bank Park- Philadelphia Phillies

Citizens Bank Park Citizens Bank Park is a 43,651-seat baseball park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, part of the South Philadelphia Sports Complex, and home of the Philadelphia Phillies. Citizens Bank Park opened on April 3, 2004, and hosted its first regular season baseball game on April 12 of the same year, with the Phillies losing to […]