A Land Bank Is Forged for Decaying Blocks in Philadelphia

City officials hope to bring a disparate jumble of properties together to streamline acquisition and development, and entice developers to rebuild.


via NYT > Business Day http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/01/realestate/commercial/a-land-bank-is-forged-for-decaying-blocks-in-philadelphia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

John Dominis, a Star Life Magazine Photographer, Dies at 92

Mr. Dominis, a Life magazine photographer, was known for capturing celebrities, wild animals and presidents at their unguarded best.


via NYT > Media & Advertising http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/01/arts/design/john-dominis-a-star-life-magazine-photographer-dies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss