Keep up to date on all the latest happenings in your neighborhood this week.
Sam Newhouse from Star joined an officer of the 24th Police District for a standard patrol on the night of Tuesday, Oct. 29. Here is what happened during that patrol.
The Nativist movement of the mid-1800s probably helped advance the career of Philadelphia attorney and newspaper editor Lewis C. Levin for a little while, but it all ended in ruin for the prominent anti-immigrant, anti-Irish, anti-Catholic orator.
Brief news items from around the River Wards.
Two Northeast Philadelphia “Johns” and two from Port Richmond were among six men locked up by Philadelphia police last Wednesday in a prostitution sting on Kensington Avenue.
August has been a crime-heavy month in the River Wards. Here's what you need to know about several incidents, plus what to look out for in your neighborhood.
Residents from across the River Wards took to the streets in a show of support for neighborhood-run anti-crime efforts on National Night Out.
Neutering service for cats offered for free to 19134 residents after local kitten-burning incident; housing in Front Street historic banks may be canceled; and more.
The project manager of an in-construction apartment complex — once advertised as being in Fishtown, but really in Kensington — says that the living space will be a highlight of what will be called the “American Street Arts Corridor.”