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Taking the plunge

The weather is heating up, and one of the hottest summer jobs in Philly still has openings: lifeguarding. Philadelphia Parks and Recreation hosted a news...

Little green thumbs

The St. Laurentius School Garden got some TLC thanks to efforts by second-grade students celebrating a special occasion: Earth Day. Lauren Borrasso, second-grade teacher at...

Leaving a mark

Members of the Fishtown community celebrated Earth Day by focusing on an integral part of the neighborhood’s waterway system: storm-water drains. Volunteers from Fishtown Neighbors...

A colorful scene

Fishtown residents can now connect with their neighborhood in a new, colorful way. Fishtown Neighbors Association released the inaugural edition of the “Around Fishtown” coloring...

Around the neighborhood

Spring citywide cleanups State Rep. Joe Hohenstein is partnering with the River Wards for the spring citywide cleanup this weekend. There will be a cleanup, in...

What’s cookin’

Bridesburg’s dining scene is getting a much-needed addition next weekend. Chris Kulb, owner of Kulb Designs Clothing, will debut his outdoor, food truck dining spot...

Community coffee buzz to continue

This month marks five years since River Wards Cafe opened its doors in Port Richmond, and now, the next chapter in coffee and community...

Dinner is served

While the current pandemic has certainly changed the way Lutheran Settlement House provides services, its overall mission of serving the community remains the same,...

Raising a glass to charity

Why not raise a glass to charity the next time you decide to sit back with a bottle of wine in the River Wards? Fishtown...

A site grows in Philly

As Philly readies for spring to sweep the city, it’ll have a new resource to engage in nature at all levels. Sandi Vincenti and Bernard...

Clean sweep

With spring just around the corner, annual citywide cleanups packed with hundreds of volunteers may look slightly different this year amid the pandemic. That doesn’t...

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