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Kenney: Soda tax will help children in long run

The mayor said the tax on sugary drinks will collect $96 million annually for programs. 

Cahillites scouting out Cione

Friends of Cione and Roman Catholic begin conversation about Cione Field partnership.

Max’s Corner: Let’s go fly a kite

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

Made in the River Wards

The 13th annual Art Star Craft Bazaar highlights local artisans and reveals resurgence in handcrafted goods business.

River Wards events for the week of April 27

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

Watching a community bloom

Volunteers for annual NLNA plant sale share history and tips while preparing for event.

Lenni-Lenape come to life

Bridesburg Historical Society hosts presentation about first inhabitants of the River Wards.

Little green thumbs

Members of Bridesburg Boys & Girls Club learn planting basics with new Tower Garden.

The fourth awakens

River Ward establishments will celebrate Intergalactic Star Wars Day with a pageant and lecture.

Max’s Corner: Library books, blocks and birds

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