Using art, creativity - and free food and music - to make Frankford a destination
A vacant Frankford storefront will this weekend become a pop-up gallery. Its first exhibit - art created from trash and other discarded items - is metaphoric for the ongoing adaptive reuse of the neighborhood's once-thriving, then abandoned industrial buildings, said city planner Ian Litwin.
Volunteers plentiful during annual citywide spring cleanup
Thousands of volunteers spent a beautiful Saturday morning picking up trash, raking leaves, sweeping pavements, trimming, pruning, painting and planting during the seventh annual citywide spring cleanup.
Plenty to do in Mayfair
The fourth annual Easter egg hunt will take place on Saturday, April 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mayfair Memorial Playground, Rowland Avenue and Vista Street.
Homeless rousted from Route 1 site
Tents and makeshift shelters that for years a number of homeless people in the Cape Region had called home were dismantled April 5. Black-and-yellow crime scene Do-Not-Cross tape cordoned off the area, and two state troopers watched as Department of Corrections inmates tore down the encampment, located in a wooded area near a local soup kitchen ... (more)
Three candidates vie for school board seats in District 5
Residents can help choose the future of the Indian River School District this May, as three contenders have stepped forward, hoping to fill two seats on the school board.