July 22, 2016 |
University of the Sciences in West Philadelphia's Spruce Hill section plans a new six-story dormitory building at 46th Street and Woodland Avenue, according to documents posted Wednesday to a city website. The 128,000-square-foot building will accommodate 218 units, most with two beds each, according to the application for consideration by the city's Civic Design Review board. The project is being developed by Campus Apartments of Philadelphia and designed by Baltimore's Design Collective for the university, which awards degrees in pharmacy, science and healthcare fields.
August 11, 2015
Collegium Charter School , Exton, has hired Antoinette Rath as CEO effective Sept. 15. She is superintendent of the Mount Laurel Township Public School District in New Jersey. The Philadelphia executive search firm Diversified Search has hired Guy A. Sava as managing partner and natural resources practice leader. Sava had been a senior partner with Heidrick & Struggles International. Alloy Silverstein, an accounting and advisory firm with offices in Cherry Hill and Hammonton, has promoted Reynold Cicalese 3d and Julie Strohlein to manager.
April 2, 2015 |
Shares of Citizens Financial Group , the $128 billion Rhode Island-based company that owns Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania and naming rights to the Phillies' stadium, are up 13 percent since an initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange in September. That beats the KBW Index of big-bank stocks, which has been flat during the same period, as low interest rates have squeezed bank profits. Citizens sold more shares last week, raising more than $3 billion for its past owner, Royal Bank of Scotland , which plans to sell its remaining stock by next year.
November 1, 2014 |
Thirty-five years ago, when John Doherty was doing rehab work for Campus Apartments, removing old plasterwork to make way for drywall, he was struck by the beauty of the buildings' antique plaster flourishes - all destined for the landfill. Instead of throwing the pieces out, he began salvaging them to sell at a flea market on the weekends. Then he learned that he could make rubber molds of the intricate pieces and replicate them as many times as he wanted, for use in his own designs.
July 14, 2014 |
He's the man who built Campus Apartments in University City from a regional student-housing company into a national firm. David Adelman, who took over from the Campus Apartments founder, is branching out into office space in West Philadelphia - and he's looking to attract a key anchor tenant, such as Google, to lease his former factory space at 4101 Sansom St. The retrofitted printing-press shop here is known as the Graphic Arts Lithographers building...
May 4, 2014
Police are investigating the death of a La Salle University student whose body was found Friday in his apartment at the campus in Northwest Philadelphia, officials said. Jhoseph Ramirez-Brodeur, 21, a junior from Massachusetts, was found unresponsive in his university-housing apartment at St. Teresa Court, in the 5300 block of Chew Avenue, around noon, officials said. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Preliminary indications pointed to a drug overdose, but a final cause of death is pending a review by the Medical Examiner's Office, authorities said.
November 18, 2013 |
The guests will dine on crabcake, dumplings, salad dressed with champagne vinaigrette, and braised short ribs topped with jumbo shrimp. At the $200-a-head affair Thursday at Vie in Center City, a 41-year-old Main Line entrepreneur who invested his bar mitzvah money in a West Philadelphia apartment building and now heads the largest private student-housing company in the country will be honored. But in reality, the fifth annual gala for the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship Philadelphia is not about David J. Adelman, president and CEO of Campus Apartments.
February 8, 2013 |
Market East Associates L.P., one of six applicants for Philadelphia's second casino license , said Wednesday that Mohegan Sun will be a partner in and would operate its proposed Eighth and Market Streets gambling hall. The $500 million project, formerly known as Casino Philadelphia on its application to the state gaming board, is now Market8, said developer Ken Goldenberg, who assembled Market East Associates. "It will be a really exciting urban entertainment complex with a casino in its middle, its heart," he said Wednesday.
February 7, 2013 |
Market East Associates L.P., one of the six applicants for the second Philadelphia casino license, announced Wednesday that Mohegan Sun will be a partner and operator for its proposed 8th and Market Streets casino. Mohegan Sun, which owns a flagship casino in Uncasville, Conn., and a racetrack-casino in Wilkes-Barre, last August signed a similar agreement to manage and own part of Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. "Mohegan is one of the nation's top entertainment and gaming destination operators," said real estate developer Ken Goldenberg of The Goldenberg Group, who assembled Market East Associates.
February 1, 2013
Philadelphia-based Campus Apartments L.L.C. said it completed the first phase of a three-phase, $200-million project to upgrade all on-campus residences at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. The $70-million first phase included three new housing residences for a total of 924 students on the Cumberland County campus. A $65-million second phase slated for completion by fall 2014 will house 922 students. The university has scheduled a combined ribbon-cutting and groundbreaking for Friday.