At last week’s first annual Block Captain Boot Camp, locals learned how to be effective community leaders.
Residents gave an emphatic “yes” to a new bakery in Fishtown at last week’s zoning meeting.
The Penn Treaty Special Services District, until recently, awarded funds to nonprofits, community groups' projects, parks' friends groups, educational and sports programs and local churches. This year, the district has provided a grant to the for-profit community newspaper.
In the face of an uncertain and frightening health issue, Bridesburg's AJ Hite turns to his wife Ashley, his family, and the community for support and comfort.
— Preston Edward Bostick, who weighed only 2 pounds, 10 ounces at birth, developed an infection in his intestines that nearly claimed his life. But doctors, love from his family and prayers pulled him through.
Firefighter Pat Nally recalls the night of the Buck Hosiery fire and his fallen “brothers” as he recovers from injuries.
Star's Managing Editor Mikala Jamison on the paper's exciting summer contest.
Kauffman and neighbors kept watch over the playground. They emptied trash bins, replaced nets and mowed the grass.