Business owners gathered for a Fishtown Area Business Association meeting to discuss concerns about crime in the neighborhood.
In the River Wards, there are so many causes to be thankful for. Read about how locals have embraced the Thanksgiving spirit, and about how you can get involved with local holiday causes.
Keep up on all the happenings around town with our calendar guide.
Bicyclists last week took off on an exploration adventure around the River Wards last week, and it demonstrated just how vibrant the communities really are.
Core Realty's "Canal St. North Project" would bring a large music venue, a bar, restaurant, bowling alley and retail space to the waterfront in Fishtown. Residents are worried about parking, but voted in support of the development.
The proposed Nitza Tufino townhouses on Front Street had members of the community divided at a meeting on May 9.
Witness art in motion (and mud pits) this Saturday at the Kensington Kinetic Derby
While the Port Richmond thoroughfare of Richmond Street has been plagued by vacant properties for decades, new construction in the area and enthusiastic new business owners could help usher the corridor into a brighter, busier future.
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.