Girard Avenue will be rocking this weekend, with more fun slated for Penn Treaty Park on Oct. 1.
Edward John Staniszewski, beloved Fishtown shoemaker and owner of Star Shoe Service for more than 60 years, died peacefully on Friday, Aug. 12, at age 88 from complications of a stroke suffered in late March.
Citing an increasingly sterile and uninviting environment, some Old City artists are looking to Frankford Avenue for a new First Friday stomping ground.
Thanks to the Big Green Blocks project, Shissler Rec will see a new spray park and other creative makeovers.
With development surging in Fishtown, a new plan offers solutions to cool growing tensions between residents and business owners.