Overbrook: Five Schools to Know

Overbrook: Five Schools to Know

Known for its historical characteristics and distinctive Victorian-style residential architecture, Overbrook also includes a wide range of educational facilities. From Overbrook School for the Blind to Saint Joseph’s University, these institutions can accommodate students with assorted backgrounds and needs. Here is a list five principal schools that are deep-rooted in the neighborhood. 1. Often noted for […]

 By Jade C. McKenzie and Connor Showalter

Overbrook Farms: Neighborhood Club Advocates to Preserve Neighborhood

Overbrook Farms: Neighborhood Club Advocates to Preserve Neighborhood

This is part of ongoing coverage as the Philadelphia Historic Commission has held public meetings during February to discuss the possibility for a vote to allow Overbrook Farms to become a historic district (visit coverage by our partner, Plan Philly, here). The Overbrook Farms Club has requested the historic designation for the neighborhood since it filed […]