Story Archive November 05 2013

A brighter future for the American Street corridor

The American Street Empowerment Zone offers grants to businesses that are stimulating the local economy around the American Street corridor.

Fishtown’s Eric Wilson lives his dream in Hollywood

Fishtown native Eric Wilson's career in Hollywood gets rolling.

Greenway is a ‘great vision’ in Port Richmond

A new neighborhood biking and walking path is meant to open up the Delaware River to residents who, for too long, couldn’t truly enjoy it. 

Neighborhood news in brief for the week of Nov. 6

Brief news items from around the River Wards.

River Ward events for the week of November 6

Keep up on all the hap­pen­ings around your com­munity with our guide.

The toughest job in the neighborhood

Sam Newhouse from Star joined an officer of the 24th Police District for a standard patrol on the night of Tuesday, Oct. 29. Here is what happened during that patrol.   

What’s your NoLibs story?

Artist Jennifer Baker is curating an exhibit about the history of the neighborhood, with an emphasis on residents’ personal experiences.