Articles by Melissa Komar

Bridesburg proud

Bridesburg resident recognized for skills on the pitch and dedication to the rec.


“Dolan” out accolades

Fishtown’s Artie Dolan caps off soccer career at Roman Catholic with multiple awards.


More eyes for Olde Richmond

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


Kensington’s St. Nick

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


Meal fit for a king

Bridesburg family continues Polish Christmas Eve tradition of 12-dish vigil supper celebrating the birth of Jesus.


Max’s Corner: Ear tubes

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


Behind the magic sleigh ride mic

Getting into the holiday spirit with the stars of the storytime.


Max’s Corner: Making the season merry and bright in your backyard

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


Food for thought in Port Richmond

ShopRite dietitian offers free cooking programing for all ages at Richmond Library.


Miracle on 8th Street

Port Richmond family collects donations for Penn’s NICU babies and families after their “miracle comes true.”