Star Managing Editor Mikala Jamison shares her thoughts on neighborhood safety.
John Paul Jones Middle School has suffered low test scores, spotty teacher attendance and unsafe conditions for years. Now it’s being transformed into the Memphis Street Academy Charter School, and many are excited about the future.
Winner: Officer Ernie Rehr, director of Rizzo PAL at 2524 E. Clearfield St.
Winner: Best Server, Stacy Gorman at Donna’s Bar at 2732 E. Allegheny Ave
Winner: Port Richmond Pharmacy, 2512 E. Clearfield St.
Winner: (Tie) Mercer Café at 2619 E. Westmoreland St. and M&M Restaurant at 2736 E. Allegheny Ave.
Winner: Coffee House Too at 2514 E. York St.
Winner: Donna's Bar at 2732 E. Allegheny Ave.
Winner: Faith Mendez, owner of StarLight StarBright Play and Learn daycare at 2424 Studios, 2424 E. York St.
Winner: Villagio Pizza Café at 2533 E. Clearfield St.