Story Archive August 13 2013

Hinge Café reopens in Port Richmond

After being closed for more than a month, the popular Port Richmond dining spot reopened this week to great excitement.     

Kitty’s Luncheonette celebrates 60 years

Kitty’s Luncheonette, located at 2721 E. Somerset St., is celebrating 60 years as a family business. The restaurant was started by John “Ratz,” Yanete and his wife, Katherine “Kitty” Yanete in 1953, and is now run by son John Yanete.

River Wards events for the week of August 14

Keep up with what's going on in your neighborhood with our guide. 

The River Wards spend a Night Out against crime

Residents from across the River Wards took to the streets in a show of support for neighborhood-run anti-crime efforts on National Night Out.

Thousands raised for fire victims

Community and local church efforts led to a charitable collection of over $4,000 and a roomful of donated goods for families on the 2800 block of Memphis Street displaced by a fire on July 21.