You voted, we listened. Here are the 2013 winners of the Best of the River Wards, Part I. Click through the photos below to see snapshots of each winner. See Part II for the rest of the winners.
Richmond Street will now come alive each month with residents and vendors joining together to celebrate the River Wards’ unique spirit.
A new neighborhood-wide free event will kick off next week.
Winner: Sweets & Treats at 3138 Richmond St.
While the Port Richmond thoroughfare of Richmond Street has been plagued by vacant properties for decades, new construction in the area and enthusiastic new business owners could help usher the corridor into a brighter, busier future.