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Norris Square Neighborhood Project wins $20,000 award for its efforts in sustainable agriculture

Since 1973, the Norris Square Neighborhood Project has provided a safe space for local residents and their children to develop sustainable-agriculture skills in the...

Virtual voting PSA

As music scene members across the country use their platforms to stress the importance of voting, one hyperlocal act is hoping to create waves...

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Troop 120 annual pie sale Troop and Pack 120 are holding their annual pie sale. The Thanksgiving Pie Sale sale runs to Sunday, Nov. 15....

Kensington Avenue is getting a police substation, which the PPD hopes can benefit surrounding neighborhoods as well

The Philadelphia Police Department’s 24th district, which includes Kensington, Port Richmond, Harrowgate and Juniata, currently leads the city with 46 homicides so far this...

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REUNIONS Thomas Junior High reunion set for October 2021 An all-class reunion for the former George C. Thomas Junior High School will take place on Oct....

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Richmond Library programs Richmond Library, 2987 Almond St., is now offering limited in-person programming to the public. The library will be open for browsing and hold...

Nungesser supporters gather at Krick Wuder

John Nungesser, the Republican candidate in the 177th Legislative District, held a fundraiser on Saturday afternoon at Krick Wuder, a saloon at 2676 Bridge...

A spotlight on breast cancer awareness month

  Schedule a mammogram at Lower Bucks Hospital Lower Bucks Hospital, 501 Bath Road in Bristol, is observing October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Lower Bucks wants...

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Portside closing reception A closing reception for “Mexican Folk Art by Veronica Ponce de Leon” will be held on Friday, Oct. 22, from 2 to...

Hohenstein, Isaacson cosponsor bill to give driver’s licenses to undocumented immigrants

There used to be a time when an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number was all Pennsylvania residents needed to obtain a state driver’s license. But...

City announces opening of second round of access centers.

The City of Philadelphia announced Friday afternoon a second phase of access centers throughout the city would open on Monday. According to the press release...

Hohenstein, PPD work to fight illegal drag racing near Bridesburg

Yvonne Stephens can’t get any sleep. She’s not the only one. “The music is so loud you can hear it in Bridesburg,” Stephens, who resides...

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