Category Archives: under-utilized

Obligatory Divine Lorraine Post

If you live in Philly, you know the Divine Lorraine.  It’s that amazing architectural relic at the intersection on Broad and Fairmount that has, sadly enough,  been in a steady state of disrepair since the early 2000’s. This is the … Continue reading

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Proctor’s Theater- Troy, NY

Proctor’s Marquee- Troy, N.Y. 11.20.10 ©sbethy So exciting- the first post submitted by a reader!  That’s right, I have readers!  So for all you Capital District readers, this isn’t the Proctor’s in Schenectady, that one is alive and well.  Here … Continue reading

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SS United States Conservancy Philadelphia Fundraiser

As I work on the newest entry… it’ll be a good one I promise… the first building submitted by a reader… here’s some action you can take if you’re in the Philadelphia area.  A group I recently became involved with, … Continue reading

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The Hotel Plaza

OK, this place is amazing.  Located in Camden, I first saw it coming home from a Riversharks game and I was immediately intrigued.  Let’s start by saying you probably know Camden (if at all) for it’s pretty bad reputation.  It has … Continue reading

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The Westmont Theater- aka ‘The Grand Old Lady’

So here it is the official inaugural post! I’m so excited but still getting used to wordpress so bear with me.  I’m a perfectionist and can’t seem to do everything I’d like so if anyone has any tips, I’m listening, just shoot … Continue reading

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This is what it’s all about

Thanks for coming- seriously.  I hope you’ll come back regularly but if you don’t I appreciate this one time! So here’s what this blog is about and what you can expect if you follow it, which you should. I am … Continue reading

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