PhillyRising session at Frankford library
With this, 2013’s final edition of Star, we present a wrap-up of some of the most engaging, controversial and talked-about news stories in Fishtown, Northern Liberties, Kensington, Port Richmond and Bridesburg. It’s been quite a year.
Dec. 14 is “National Wreaths Across America Day,” which honors those who serve by laying wreaths on graves. Fishtown’s Palmer Cemetery participated for the first time this year.
A new neighborhood biking and walking path is meant to open up the Delaware River to residents who, for too long, couldn’t truly enjoy it.
After Sherry Britton was diagnosed with lung cancer in January 2007, she underwent four months of treatment at a hospital in Bangor, Maine, then traveled to a medical facility in Boston.
— Folks who enjoy the great outdoors will soon get a lot more of it at the edge of the Delaware River.
More than four decades after the start of her durable career, Buffy Sainte-Marie still sends a message with her music and her activism.