Attend EPX’s annual Italian Red Gravy Cook-Off in April

Do you have a secret red gravy recipe that you want to show off? Now’s your chance at East Passyunk Crossing’s annual Italian Red Gravy Cook-Off.  On Sunday, April 10 you can enter your gravy in the competition, or just attend for the red gravy tastings and some complementary wine.

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Shop or volunteer at upcoming CityKids consignment sale

CityKids will be hosting their annual consignment sale, the largest non-profit sale in the area, on Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17. This free event at Neumann-Goretti High School at 11th and Moore will bring plenty of gently-used items for babies and children. This includes clothing, toys, strollers, books,

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Neumann-Goretti receives $300,000 grant for transformation of high school

With a new president in charge at Neumann-Goretti High School, last year it was announced that changes would be coming to make the transformation into a college prep school. For all of the proposed changes to be implemented, the school needed a large sum of money. Neumann-Goretti has now received a

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Neumann-Goretti to be transformed into college prep school

In recent years, Neumann-Goretti high school at 1736 S. 10th St. has seen a drastic decline in enrollment. For many reasons, it has appeared that the school is getting close to shutting its doors for good—but Neumann-Goretti isn’t going down without a fight. With a new school president, Bruce Robinson,

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EPX Civic Association to launch huge community garden

The East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association has announced that it is starting a community garden this month on the grounds of Neuman-Gorretti High, next to the civic’s office at 1729 S. 11th St. Matt Simone, beautification chair for the civic, said they’ve been working behind the scenes on the garden

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