Northeast Times

Story Archive October 03 2012

Bridesburg health fair to offer medical services and crafts Saturday

At Bridesburg Health Fair, locals can shop at arts & crafts and flea market tables while getting basic health screenings free of charge. Proceeds benefit the Bridesburg Food Pantry.


River Ward events for the week of October 3

Stay on top of all the events happening in your community with our “Around the Neighborhoods” guide.


‘Needle Park’ gets new playground, but will it help?

A longstanding haven for drug users, Kensington’s McPherson Square has struggled to shake its bad reputation. Now that it has a new Flyers-orange playground, neighbors hope that children will come, and junkies will leave.