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The grand slam

The third annual Save Second Base wiffle ball tournament in Bustleton drew the most participation yet to raise funds for breast cancer awareness and research.

Shining stars

Constellations, playing at Mayfair Theater through Aug. 17, is a unique and memorable piece of theater playing right on Frankford Avenue.

Pop-up success

If a crowd of 175 people enjoying food, beer, a roster of stand-up comedians and an aerialist are any indications of a successful event, then The Monarch pop-up beer garden is off to a...

Constellations to light up Mayfair black box

Constellations, a play that explores a couple’s relationship in 77 vignettes across multiple timelines, will open this Thursday at Mayfair Theater.

A unified team

Washington students were picked to represent their team in the Special Olympics All-Star game in Florida.

Science in the summer

At the Katharine Drexel Library, kids wearing brightly colored safety goggles are given a sealed plastic bag filled with an unknown item. Prodding at the bag with their fingers, they determine the substance is...

A place to connect

The Exchange at Oxford Circle has ambitions of being a small business incubator and focal point for the neighborhood.

Close knit

Carolyn Boxmeyer has been helping deliver quilts to mothers in need since 1992, and now single-handedly runs the St. Stephen’s Quilt Project.

Former St. Hubert’s teacher lands gallery show

Jean Broden took a big leap. In June, she quit her job as an art teacher at St. Hubert High School for Girls to pursue her dream to be a full-time painter. Last week, Broden’s first...

A second chance

A second chance
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