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Friends of Poquessing organize clean up event

A dozen volunteers gathered at Knights Road and Clarendon Avenue in Morrell Park on Nov. 15 to participate in the LOVE Your Park Fall Service Day sponsored by the Fairmount Park Conservancy and the Department of Parks and Recreation, in collaboration with the Friends of Poquessing Watershed.


Donations needed for community fund

Thanksgiving is over, and the holiday shopping season is underway.


Calvary AA to celebrate 50th anniversary

When members of the Millbrook Civic Association meet in the Mike Bremser Community Room at the Calvary Athletic Association, they’re surrounded by the sounds of kids.


Better late than never

Workers paint a rusty bridge at Frankford and Solly avenues in Holmesburg. Residents have wanted the bridge renovated for 15 years. The project is now under the supervision of U.S. Rep. Bob Brady.


Around town: December 3, 2014

Santa is coming to Holmesburg Library


Antique art

The Paper Cut Artistry of Margarethe von Glehn Luther is now on display at Glen Foerd.   


Wissinoming Civic discusses holiday plans at meeting

The new Wissinoming Civic Association had a lot of planning to do during its monthly meeting on Nov. 18.


The season of spending

This holiday season, consumers are expected to spend more on gifts, entertaining and socializing.   


Pets of the Week: November 26, 2014

Come hang with Cody!


Northwood Civic continues to discuss illegally rented properties

Northwood Civic Association members like the idea of a Northwood Academy Charter School proposal to put up banners on neighborhood streets.