Northeast Times

Story Archive April 08 2013

The River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New

How newcomers and lifelong residents, young and old, see life in Northern Liberties, Fishtown, Port Richmond and Bridesburg.


River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: A lifelong Fishtown resident

Jerry McGonigle, who lives in the Marie Lederer Senior Center.


River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: New to Fishtown

Sean Gibbons, who lives on E. Montgomery Ave.



River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: New to Port Richmond

Sean McGettrick, who lives on Cedar Street.


River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: New to Northern Liberties

Aimee Viggiani, who lives at 2nd and Brown streets.



River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: A lifelong Bridesburg resident

Teresa Pyott, who lives on Edgemont Street.


River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: A Bridesburg student

Albert Waskiewicz, who lives on Salmon Street.


Remembering Fire Captain Michael Goodwin

Hundreds of motorcyclists rode an honor ride in remembrance of Capt. Michael Goodwin on Tuesday night from Port Richmond to South Philly.