• An eye on crime

    FACT, FNA and ORCA hold meetings to address perceived uptick in local crime. 26th District Captain Kappe addresses concerns and ORCA increases security measures on the streets.

  • The people’s priest

    A final farewell to “The Candy Man,” Rev. Daniel J. Moriarity

  • Hungry for the title

    Kensington native and North Catholic alumnus Eddie Alvarez rises to the top of UFC lightweight division and calls for title fight.

  • Remembering Ryan

    Family and community come together to honor life of Port Richmond resident Ryan Kelly at candlelight vigil.

  • Home is the heart of Nativity

    Residents settle in at the recently completed senior living development in Port Richmond.

Latest additions

Big plans for green play at Adaire

Friends of Adaire share schoolyard revitalization project update at community meeting.



All in for Tom

Final poker tournament will honor life of Bridesburg resident and benefit local youth.


Good news for Harrowgate

Crime is down and events are happening thanks to the civic association.


Mounting success

Bridesburg Cougars Cheerleading program is on the upswing amid recents wins.


Stopping speedsters

A traffic calming tool will be installed on Castor Avenue to deter drag racing.


Dog-free zone

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation will no longer permit dogs on the premises of the Northern Liberties playground.


River Wards events for the week of February 11

Stay up to date on what’s going on in your neighborhood.


Spreading love for local artists and businesses

Front Street Flea comes to Front Street Cafe and highlights local artisans.


Lending a paw for literacy

PAWS for Reading makes Philadelphia debut at Fishtown Community Branch library.


Team Mangan takeover

Former PAL wrestler  and Port Richmond native coaches sons and younger generations at local program.

Breaking News

New traffic signal on Delaware Avenue

PennDOT installs new traffic signal in anticipation of nearby I-95 detours.