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River Wards events for the week of July 27

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


Making American Street great

Open houses give residents opportunity to weigh in on large-scale improvement project.  


Tradition continues

The wrestling program built at North Catholic is carried on at Father Judge under coach Jim Savage.


Catch ‘em all at pub crawl

Shibby developers host Pokémon Go event to preview app.


Max’s Corner: a fond farewell to the mullet

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


A shot at MVP status

Kensington Soccer Club founder hopes to win MLS and Wells Fargo contest to continue mission of making a difference in the community.


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.


Max’s Corner: How to become a Nature Hero

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


The art of community

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