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River Wards events for the week of Jan. 11

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Painting a brighter future in Kensington

Mural Arts Philadelphia brings Porch Light Program to the neighborhood.


More eyes for Olde Richmond

Olde Richmond Civic Association receives $50,000 grant from PTSSD for Safe Streets security camera system initiative.


Cleansing the soul

Port Richmond-based business provides complimentary cleaning services to women undergoing cancer treatment.


Nick’s Picks: Week 16

Bridesburg’s Fantasy Football guru


Max’s Corner: Ear tubes

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


Kensington’s St. Nick

Bob Engle has crafted wooden toys and decor for 25 years and only sells his wares once a year.


Celebrating a decade of diversity

Motivos Magazine marks 10th anniversary of connecting youth with the community.


River Wards events for the week of December 21

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Remembering Pearl Harbor

Members of the Bridesburg-Lawton Post 2 honored those who gave the ultimate sacrifice 75 years ago with a Pearl Harbor Remembrance Service. Veterans shared their thoughts on why it’s important to commemorate the day.