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Taylor to co-sponsor immigration bill

Following the death of Kathryn Steinle, who was gunned down in San Francisco by an illegal immigrant, state Rep. John Taylor announced he will co-sponsor legislation to require state and local law enforcement agencies to comply with federal law and cooperate with federal immigration officials.


Mayoral candidate calls for resignation of L&I commissioner

Some campaign updates for the City of Philadelphia. 


Max’s Corner: Magic and making sand art

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


Philadelphia City Planning Commission releases River Wards draft plan

Public comments will be open until Friday, Aug 7.


Vote in the 2015 Best of the River Wards contest!

Which River Wards-based businesses and people will come out on top this year? 


Finally, waterfront access for a River Ward

Planning underway for riverfront park in Bridesburg after community workshop meeting.


Max’s Corner: Stretching muscles and mind with prenatal and postnatal yoga

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


White and red and proud all over

North Catholic boasts two alumni associations that raise scholarship money for Catholic school students. 


Max’s Corner: Dinner and a movie

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


Packages, pool hoppers and power in numbers

On patrol with Bridesburg Town Watch.