Tacony was carved out of the banks of the Delaware River and the area is reflected in land records dating to the 1670s. The neighborhood is one of the oldest in the city.
Animal rescue holding fundraiser
History is leaving its mark, well, marks, in Tacony.
David Payne was honored before his recent departure as head librarian at the Tacony branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia.
A symbol of remembrance in Holme Circle
— A local history group is recapturing priceless images from yesteryear, with help from the public.
The Historical Society of Tacony on Saturday afternoon celebrated the 15th anniversary of the Christa Lewis Memorial Arboretum by adding three stones. The stones memorialized four former Tacony residents: Rita (Mace) D’Andrea, Tony Rocco, John “Brat” Kroger and Peggie Hibner.
The Historical Society of Tacony will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Christa Lewis Memorial Arboretum this Saturday at 1 p.m.