Story Archive August 23 2013

A new Saturday tradition

 Richmond Street will now come alive each month with residents and vendors joining together to celebrate the River Wards’ unique spirit.

SPCA waiving adoption fees on Aug. 24

The Pennsylvania SPCA, 350 E. Erie Ave.,  is offering fee-waived adoptions on most animals on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the 2nd Annual Peace & Love Summer Block Party!  “The event is a way to highlight all of the services available to the public at the Pennsylvania SPCA while finding new homes for the wonderful pets in our shelter,” said PSPCA spokeswoman Wendy Marano. The following deals and promotions will be offered:

A spot for small scholars

Two local moms have opened the Port Richmond Academy with the goal of providing little ones with a place to not only play, but learn.