A well-deserved honor

A Grays Ferry resident will receive an honor for improving the lives of locals affected by crime. By Joseph Myers Tyrique Glasgow is well-versed in loss, having said goodbye to many acquaintances in his Grays Ferry environs due to violence and even to five years of life on a drug

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Events Roundup 12-05-18

“A Night of Carols” – Christmas Concert When: Thursday, December 6, 7 pm Where: St Edmond’s Church, 2130 S 21st St. Details:  See the Facebook event. An Original Play by Gianna Lozzi Wolf: The Eighth Fish of Christmas Presented by Raw Street Productions. When: Friday, December 7 through Sunday, December 9, assorted

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Victim/Witness Services of South Philadelphia Annual Spring Fundraiser

The Victim/Witness Services of South Philadelphia, Inc. (V/WSSP) will honor the Network of Neighbors Responding to Violence at their Annual Spring Fundraiser & Award Ceremony. The event will take place at 6 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. tonight at the Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine Street. V/WSSP offers direct assistance and

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Fleisher Art Memorial plans to build new studio and gallery space

Fleisher Art Memorial, located at 719 Catharine St., is planning some big changes. Their currently location next to the newly-renovated Palumbo Park is currently a valuable community resource, but the organization is hoping to expand even further. Currently Fleisher is speaking with developers to build a facility for art studios,

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Fleisher Art Memorial’s ‘Imagination Grove’ installed on Queen Street Tunnel

The Queen Street Tunnel between Front and Swanson Streets is just another tunnel, without much visual appeal. Fleisher Art Memorial, in partnership with the Queen Village Neighbors Association, has decided to change that. Over the weekend students, staff and volunteers of Fleisher worked to install the artworks created through the various

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