Point Breeze: Soul School Festival, Summer Of Freedom And More This Week

Point Breeze: Soul School Festival, Summer Of Freedom And More This Week

Looking to find out what’s going on in Point Breeze this week? Our calendar round-up lets you know what’s happening in your neighborhood.  Hypnobabies Summer II Class: Monday, Aug. 7, 6:15-9:15 p.m. – Lilypad (1234 S. Broad St.) 17th District Captain’s Meeting: Tuesday, Aug. 8, 5:30-7 p.m. – 17th District Police Station (1201 S. 20th […]

 By Marisa Steinberg and Jordan Toft

Olney: Orchestra Thriving After 67 Years

Olney: Orchestra Thriving After 67 Years

The Olney Symphony Orchestra performed its second concert of its 67th year as an organization this week. The two-hour performance at Berachah church in Cheltenham featured Johannes Brahms’ Symphony No. 3 in F Major and a solo by Temple University student Elena Smith. Although the orchestra’s 36 members look forward to such performances, many said they relish the […]

 By Erin O'Reilly and Sara Rooney

Cedar Park: Local Group Unifies Community With Jazz Concerts

Cedar Park: Local Group Unifies Community With Jazz Concerts

Cedar Park Neighbors, established in 1960, is a non-partisan association run by volunteers living in the neighborhood. It’s comprised of diverse businesses and households based in Cedar Park. The association aims to nurture relationships involved in the neighborhood, to advocate for and promote the general well-being of Cedar Park, provide a forum that presents information […]

 By Jordan Strohl

Kensington: Taller Puertorriqueno Prepares for New Art Facility

Kensington: Taller Puertorriqueno Prepares for New Art Facility

What’s more fun than an energizing concert performed in the city you live in? A free concert takes place right in your community. On a Friday evening in April, Taller Puertorriqueno kicked off its summer event series  with a live performance by Los Pleneros de la 21 right in North Kensington. The outcome of this […]