Susan Ongirski has dedicated her life to enhancing the Port Richmond community in spite of tremendous odds.
Star's managing editor Mikala Jamison on the newspaper's role in the community.
Whipped Bakeshop in Fishtown provides a cure for cupcake cravings (they even deliver). Star has the inside scoop.
Three local students logged perfect attendance records.
Though the landscape of the Philly school system may look bleak at times, some local programs, like Kengsington's Congreso de Latinos Unidos, still work hard on behalf of students.
— For the better part of a decade, Central was on top of the Public League girls soccer scene; now, it's Towne's time.
EKNA president Jeff Carpineta and local artist Jesse Gardner have an interesting idea to bring the neighborhood together.
A look at The Choice is Yours, a program that gives first-time nonviolent drug offenders in the city the chance to avoid jail and learn career and social skills.