Northeast: Supermarket Closures Leave Food Pantries Scrambling

Northeast: Supermarket Closures Leave Food Pantries Scrambling

It was 8:40 a.m. on a recent sunny, spring-like day. In addition to the birds chirping, chatter could be heard as a line from the front of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church wrapped around Sackett Street onto Tyson Avenue. Many were gathering and waiting for the Feast of Justice’s Community Cupboard to open. Feast of […]

 

Olney: Pastor Helps Nourish the Community with Food Drives

Olney: Pastor Helps Nourish the Community with Food Drives

Pastor Joseph Randall has found fulfillment at Olney Baptist Church. Initially, he enrolled in the U.S. Navy where he planned to become a pilot. Despite his achievements, he felt something was lacking. He found renewed purpose in the Christian faith and its tenets of love and charity. His belief brought him from the Naval Academy to Olney. […]

 By Kendra Allen and Marissa Oswald

Powelton Village: Warmth for the Winter at Reed’s Coffee House

Powelton Village: Warmth for the Winter at Reed’s Coffee House

There was hardly breathing space at Reed’s Coffee and Tea House on 38th Street and Lancaster Avenue this past weekend as community members came out to support a clothing drive while they danced alongside Denise King and her live band. The glass windows of the new business fogged up as everyone enjoyed food, drink, music […]