As part of Small Business Saturday, Mayor Michael Nutter shopped at several stores on Frankford and Girard avenues.
A Port Richmond Community Group Meeting discussed changes in public transportation, the neighborhood's revitilization plan, and energy use issues the upcoming winter season.
An "interactive" fence is part of an initiative to bring new life to East Girard Avenue in Fishtown.
Fishtown Action unveils the first of a coming 125 banners that will be displayed throughout the neighborhood.
Now its third year, River Wards Restaurant Week can hardly keep up with the culinary renaissance taking hold locally. But there are plenty of good deals to be had.
A 31-year-old Fishtown man with a lengthy criminal history was arrested last week after allegedly breaking into the apartment above Bubba’s BBQ restaurant on Girard Avenue, which listed a late September opening online.