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Interkon’s music brings people together

Over the past year, Obsidian Studios in East Passyunk has hit the ground running, producing talented music artists and helping them break through into the industry. Now it is adding its own flavor to your...

South Philly fashion designer raises money for brain cancer research

South Philly fashion designer Jacqueline City and her team raised more than $500 for Alex's Lemonade Stand through a combination of online and in-person fundraising. Jacqueline's "Pink Lemonade" Stand was held on June 5...

See the whimsical art of Kelly Kozma now on exhibition at Paradigm

Like everybody else’s lives over the last year, Kelly Kozma’s life has been disrupted by the pandemic. But for Kozma, COVID simply added insult to injury. It’s been a rough go for Kozma in...

Keeping Mario Lanza’s memory alive and well

South Philly native Mario Lanza will always be known as one of the best tenors the world has ever seen. And a continuous effort forges forward to make sure he won’t be forgotten. Now in...

Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show going virtual 

The oldest outdoor art show in the nation will continue its 94-year streak through a virtual exhibition. The Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show will share an online exhibition June 4-6, to continue its effort of...

Philly spraygrounds open for summer

More than 90 spraygrounds and splash pads officially opened on Memorial Day Weekend, offering residents a chance to cool off at their favorite local parks. The spraygrounds will be open seven days a week between...

Oh, Canada, can Opanel pitch

Kevin Opanel has come a long way to help the Neumann-Goretti High School baseball team’s quest for a championship. In fact, he even crossed the border. The Saints’ senior arrived in South Philly two years ago...

5 of 7 South Philly wards pick Krasner over Vega

Five of South Philadelphia’s seven voting wards voted overwhelmingly in favor of Larry Krasner in Tuesday’s Democratic primary for district attorney, as the incumbent DA cruised to victory in a not-particularly-close race against challenger...

7 local public school teachers honored

Seven teachers from South Philly schools were selected to receive the 2021 Lindback Award for Distinguished Teachers.  Sixty total honorees were chosen by the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation of Philadelphia and the...

Apply to live at senior community

Catholic Housing and Community Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will host an application day on May 24 for Saint Rita Place, its newest affordable housing community for independent seniors at Broad and Ellsworth...
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