• Confronting a conundrum

    A $25,000 grant will help a coalition with offices in Point Breeze and Lower Moyamensing to offer cancer screenings to Asian immigrants/refugees.  

  • Fisher’s hook

    A Pennsport occupant will enhance her estimation of dance by giving a lesson at a salsa celebration.

  • So much at stake

    A man became a stabbing victim outside of a Passyunk Square sandwich shop.

  • Connected to the Main Line

    Following an amazing three-season stint at an East Passyunk Crossing high school, a renowned baseball coach is heading to the collegiate level. 

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You don’t say?

Our publication’s temporary move to Center City has not kept me from interacting with South Philly folks completely, as I still go on assignments in our neighborhoods and proudly call myself an inhabitant of our stretch.


A valid valediction

A Point Breeze resident has penned his first novel, a tale concerning a desire to leave Pennsylvania behind. 


Tom’s Greek Turkey Burgers

Adults often have to encourage children to eat foods that they do not like, but what about when a member of the older set considers tending to cravings with an item that would not normally register at the top of his or her preference list?


Sports briefs 8-25-2016

The Renegades recently captured the South Philly Women’s Softball championship following an undefeated regular season.


So much at stake

A man became a stabbing victim outside of a Passyunk Square sandwich shop.


With the recent run of controversies how confident are you in our local and state leaders?

With the recent run of controversies, including District Attorney Seth Williams’ failure to disclose financial gifts over the last five years, how confident are you in our local and state leaders?


Nine is enough

Authorities last week announced the arrests of two New Jersey residents who were suspects in nine local commercial burglaries.


Neighborhood gatherings 8-25-2016

Bella Vista Neighbors Association presents an End of Summer Happy Hour 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 31 at Neuf, 943 S. Ninth St. bellavistaneighbors.org.


La Mula Terca’s Mixiote

Anybody who engages Arturo Lorenzo and Israel Nocelo in a conversation will quickly notice that they are huge on respect, especially with regards to revering their Mexican heritage.


Fisher’s hook

A Pennsport occupant will enhance her estimation of dance by giving a lesson at a salsa celebration.

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You don’t say?

Our publication’s temporary move to Center City has not kept me from interacting with South Philly folks completely, as I still go on assignments in our neighborhoods and proudly call myself an inhabitant of our stretch.

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With the recent run of controversies how confident are you in our local and state leaders?

With the recent run of controversies, including District Attorney Seth Williams’ failure to disclose financial gifts over the last five years, how confident are you in our local and state leaders?