Some Frankford residents got an introduction to computer basics, the Internet, e-mail and social-media sites during three classes held last month at the Frankford Community Development Corp. on Griscom Street.
A message from Star newspapers' Managing Editor, Mikala Jamison
Help 4 Homeless Families founder William Lorch began a community group to support the homeless — and nearly homeless — throughout the riverwards after he opened his home to a needy child.
— Families of Philadelphia firefighters hold a rally to let the public know the fire department's brownouts and other issues have them seeing red.
In this week's Riverward Rant, columnist Joe Quigley looks at those popular internet support campaigns - like the recent Kony 2012 documentary - and wonders if something similar could help improve conditions in Kensington.