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Girl power

Women’s Day of Beauty and Dignity at Community Center at Visitation honors women of all backgrounds who persevere through harsh realities.



Hats off to pillar of the community

Police officer Ernie Rehr marks 25 years as director at Rizzo PAL in Port Richmond.


The art of community

Philly Block Project’s Art-A-Matic workshop series brings South Kensington residents together through DIY projects.  


Max’s Corner: How to become a Nature Hero

Star editor Melissa Komar’s column about all things “mommy” in the River Wards.


River Wards events for the week of July 20

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


A hero’s salute

Bridesburg Memorial Day Parade founder and WWII hero passes away leaving behind a legacy of love of country, community and family.


Allied in faith

Faithful Laurentians working with Catholic Church Preservation Society.


Farm fresh

Grand opening of Riverwards Produce touts the importance of shopping local.


Doggone good grant

Palmer Doggie Depot in Fishtown receives $41,500 in funds from PTSSD for improvement project.


Dead end for burial grounds

Fishtown parcel of land denied historical nomination amid ongoing demolition of garages.

Breaking News

Star under new ownership

Advertising executive purchases Broad Street Media community newspaper group.