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Max’s Corner: Happy hour fundraisers

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


Crime Slate: August 12 to 18

A list of crimes occurring in the 26th and 24th police districts during the week of Wednesday, Aug. 12, through Tuesday, Aug. 18.


Streets Dept.: No trash collection around pope’s visit

Trash and recycling will not be collected on Friday, Sept. 25, and Monday, Sept. 28, according to a statement.


Kicking it for community change

Kensington soccer program seeks to empower local youth through “The Beautiful Game.”


Crash course on the 2015 Fringe Festival

The annual theater fest, presented by FringeArts, will see performances in Kensington, Fishtown, Northern Liberties, Port Richmond and the Northeast.


Max’s Corner: Back-to-school supplies drive

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


Ready to play

What’s going on with all the renovations at Stokley, Glavin and Cione playgrounds?


Letter from the Editor: It’s in the bag

Star will be delivered in the red, white and blue circular bags starting in three weeks. It will also be delivered on Thursdays, not Wednesdays. 


LOTS project brightening an East Kensington corner

The public art installation will be at Frankford and Susquehanna avenues through Thursday, Aug. 27.


Harrowgate’s comeback

Harrowgate Civic Association has reformed following a 10-year hiatus and is ready to tackle its neighborhood’s biggest problems.