Roxborough/Manayunk: Younger Population Can Make Positive Impact

Roxborough/Manayunk: Younger Population Can Make Positive Impact

Friday evenings in Manayunk often consist of recent college graduates preparing for a night out on Main Street. This has become the norm for the young adults who rent homes in this community and are taking advantage of the nightlife in their new neighborhood. Beginning in the mid-1990’s, college students and college graduates from the Philly area […]

 

Arts and Entertainment: Creep Records Merges Wax and Glass

Arts and Entertainment: Creep Records Merges Wax and Glass

Arik Victor of Creep Records (pictured above) had a simple ambition when it came to his Northern Liberties storefront. “I wanted to own a record store I’d want to hang out in,” said Victor. Located in The Piazza At Schmidts, Victor’s Creep Records may have have accomplished precisely that. The front of his store houses a wide array […]

 By Diane Scafidi and Victoria Holmes

Northern Liberties: Community Concerned About Safety After Fatal Shooting

Northern Liberties: Community Concerned About Safety After Fatal Shooting

Residents of Northern Liberties voiced concerns about the need for an increased police presence in the wake of a shooting yesterday outside a popular bar and restaurant in their neighborhood. The victim, Maurice Kimble of Upper Darby, was shot outside the PYT Restaurant. He was later pronounced dead of his wounds at Hahnemann Hospital. The […]