Dear readers: Star will not be delivered next week, on Wednesday, July 3, due to the 4th of July holiday. Here, we’ve collected all the events you need to know about for Independence Day and the celebrations before and after. Happy 4th!
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Local ShopRite recalls meat, new 'sprayground' fountain opens at the Shissler Rec Center in Fishtown, a fire in Kensington and more news in brief.
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A grieving father’s plea: give employees longer bereavement leave
Fishtown’s liberti chuch east raised enough money to dig three water wells in South Sudan, where the water crisis is extreme. Liberti’s lead pastor, Northern Liberties’ Steve Huber, reflects on his recent visit to the developing country in Africa.
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Last weekend was the second week of the now Philadelphia-based Brooklyn Flea Market. Here are a few colorful snapshots from the popular event.
Thousands of school employees, including many in the River Wards, will be laid off in July unless the district gets needed funds.