Roxborough

 By Michael Gaudini

Roxborough: Local Teens Impressed by South Africa Trip

Roxborough: Local Teens Impressed by South Africa Trip

A group of Roxborough teens from the Salvation Army recently visited South Africa. Read about their trip on our partner’s website, www.newsworks.org at https://bit.ly/kZoTOg

 By Michael Gaudini and Bianca Brown

Manayunk: North Light Helps Those in Need

Manayunk: North Light Helps Those in Need

[vimeo 24759811] Several years ago, John Kerwood was struck with a chemical imbalance that stripped him of his job as a mailman and left him battling clinical depression. But now, with the help of the North Light Community Center in Manayunk, Kerwood is recovering. “I’ve lived independently now for nine years, partly because of this […]

 By Michael Gaudini and Bianca Brown

Roxborough: Man of Many Voices

Roxborough: Man of Many Voices

When Joe Longo speaks, it is like someone else is talking. “I always liked people that could change their voice,” Longo said, as he recalled what first drew him to voice impersonations. And the impersonation is strictly that: vocal. With a gaudy orange jacket and orange and brown tie over a bright red shirt with […]

 By Julie Achilles and Damon Fillman

Manayunk: Art Center to Showcase Student Work

Manayunk: Art Center to Showcase Student Work

Beginning on May 1, the Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center (MRAC), in partnership with the Roxborough Development Corp., will open its newest installment featuring student artwork from the community. Visitors are invited to attend receptions from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at MRAC at 419 Green Lane and the nearby ROXART Gallery at 6148 Ridge Ave. The art on […]

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