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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.


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.


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.


The art of learning

Gen. Philip Kearny School in Northern Liberties is rolling out a brand-new, art-infused curriculum for the coming school year, and it’s more than handprint turkeys and macaroni necklaces.


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. 


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

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


Night Out Restaurant Week returns to Fishtown, Northern Liberties

The event, which runs from Friday, Aug. 21 to Sunday, Aug. 30, will include participating restaurants from the Fishtown, Penn’s Landing and Northern Liberties neighborhoods.


Photos from Sunday’s 2nd Street Festival

Check out our pictures of the people – and dogs – of the festival!


The DA’s stroll through the 26th

What happens when District Attorney Seth Williams wanders through your neighborhood during the dog days of summer.