East Point Breeze Neighbors hosting beer tour this weekend

East Point Breeze Neighbors, the community group that recently changed its name from Newbold Neighbors Association, is hosting a neighborhood beer tour. On Saturday, October 15, the community group will take tours of five houses in the boundaries of the community group, from Broad to 18th and Washington to Passyunk,

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East Point Breeze Neighbors is the new name for Newbold Neighbors Association

This South Philly organization is now the civic association formerly known as Newbold Neighbors. At a meeting last night, a new name for the organization that represents the area from Broad Street to 18th Street and from Washington Avenue to West Passyunk Avenue was announced. Despite a mix of opinions of

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Newbold Neighbors Association to announce new name tomorrow

The search for a new name for Newbold Neighbors Association began in June when the organization asked the community for opinions on the neighborhood’s current name. Many residents were unhappy with how “Newbold” represented the diversity of the area. At NNA’s general membership meeting last month, members then voted in

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Newbold no more: Neighborhood Association votes in favor of name change

Earlier this summer Newbold Neighbors, the RCO that covers Broad Street to 18th Street and from Washington Avenue to West Passyunk Avenue, announced that they were reconsidering the neighborhood name “Newbold.” Residents have expressed mixed feelings about the name, which some feel only emphasizes the new in the neighborhood, not the diversity

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Should Newbold Neighbors Association be renamed to better represent the area?

Many residents have mixed-feelings about the neighborhood name “Newbold,” which spans from Broad Street to 18th Street and from Washington Avenue to West Passyunk Avenue. Some call it Newbold, while others still consider the area as Point Breeze. Newbold Neighbors Association, which was established in 2007, will be touching on

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