Port Richmond neighbors divided over development for low-income renters.
Local nonprofit proposes a project that could result in 36 homes for low-income renters by 2016.
Plaque to memorialize drowning victim
Thursday, September 12
Thursday, September 5
Community and local church efforts led to a charitable collection of over $4,000 and a roomful of donated goods for families on the 2800 block of Memphis Street displaced by a fire on July 21.
While no one was killed or seriously injured, adults and children whose homes were destroyed are left with only the clothes on their backs. Now, neighbors across the River Wards are working to lend a hand.
After an arsonist started a fire that destroyed the homes of five Port Richmond families, River Wards neighbors have responded in the way they know best: by coming together to support one another.