By Alexandra B. Myslinski

East Parkside: Local Resident Strives to Preserve History

East Parkside: Local Resident Strives to Preserve History

Voices of Sean Solomon and Isabelle Dijols While many residents of Parkside are doing their civic duty to keep the community clean and safe, Sean Solomon proves to be an avid historian who is striving to preserve the history of the many houses that have been abandoned and boarded up. “I basically specialize in historic […]

 By Bob Petro

Parkside: Virginia Native Finds Home Transforming Community

Parkside: Virginia Native Finds Home Transforming Community

  For someone who didn’t grow up in Philadelphia, James L. Brown IV has been a big part of the Parkside community since 1963.  After moving to the neighborhood in 1961, it didn’t take long for Brown to get his start. Brown and his family purchased 4218 Parkside Ave. in December of 1963 and restored […]