• Still rolling

    Bridesburg Ladies Bowling League still hanging tough at Erie Lanes.

  • Graffiti highway

    I-95 construction zone under spray paint siege with no solutions in sight.

  • ID headaches on the horizon?

    New Id card standards could leave River Wards residents and beyond in a bind.

  • Art of the dart

    Widdy Dart Board business still thriving on Kensington Avenue after a century of operation. 

  • Super power of reading

    Superheroes encourage kids to develop love for literacy through comic books at Ontario Street Comics in Port Richmond.

Latest additions

Scoop on project at Scoops

Community gives narrow margin of support for apartments on Thompson Street.



Nativity Place celebrates a year of support for seniors in Port Richmond.

Check out our photos from the celebration and hear from the people who live there!


Bridesburg proud

Bridesburg resident recognized for skills on the pitch and dedication to the rec.


Fishtown fit

A mini series exploring the top places to sweat and fitness trends in Fishtown and the River Wards.


Fond farewell

Partner of Fergie’s Pub passes away.


The curious case of Nelson Agholor

Eagles insider


River Wards events for the week of February 15

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


Fishtown fit

A mini series exploring the top places to sweat and fitness trends in Fishtown and the River Wards.


Kente in Kensington

First school class exhibit opens at The Resource Exchange.


Buzzin’ with Patti Star

Patricia (Patti ‘Star’) Buzine is a Star ad representative who lives in Port Richmond.  

Breaking News

Letter from the Editor: Bagging it

Star will be delivered in the red, white and blue bags starting Sept. 15.