Northeast Times

 Articles by Mikala Jamison

River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: New to Northern Liberties

Aimee Viggiani, who lives at 2nd and Brown streets.


River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: New to Port Richmond

Sean McGettrick, who lives on Cedar Street.


The River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New

How newcomers and lifelong residents, young and old, see life in Northern Liberties, Fishtown, Port Richmond and Bridesburg.


River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: New to Fishtown

Sean Gibbons, who lives on E. Montgomery Ave.


River Wards: Then and Now, Old and New: A lifelong Fishtown resident

Jerry McGonigle, who lives in the Marie Lederer Senior Center.



The soundtrack of Almond Street

You might never know that behind the nondescript façade of just another Port Richmond row home is a kind of mini-France, complete with walls of masterful artwork, the Eiffel Tower, and the sounds of classical composition.


Art in school, and on the go

Kim Creighton said the Portside Arts Center is, to a child’s eyes, like a candy store.


Neighborhood snapshot

On March 20, State Sen. Mike Stack honored two local residents for their efforts to end hunger.