The neighborhood could see a huge influx of residential and commercial spaces in the coming years.
Rev. Tom Higgins, pastor at Holy Innocents Parish, will celebrate a Mass on Saturday in honor of the feast of St. Joachim.
The Streets Department will hold its 2013 Tire Round-Up Program on Saturday, Aug. 17. Participants may drop off illegally discarded tires at Torresdale Avenue and Ashburner Street or at Pennway Street and St. Vincent Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
ST. JEROME’S LADIES GUILD Aug. 6. Gettysburg. Package includes bus tour of battlefield, National Visitors Center, Cyclorama film, museum, Eisenhower National Historic Site and lunch. $94. 215-821-3393, 215-742-1866.