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From the Ashes, The Thrifty Irishman Thrift Store will Rise Again

On Sunday evening, April 7th, the sky lit up as The Thrifty Irishman Thrift Store building at 2226 E. Butler Street in Port Richmond burned.   The massive fire burned for many hours, destroying the popular thrift store with damages estimated at over $2 Million. An estimated 150 firefighters worked on the 4-alarm blaze of the … Continue reading From the Ashes, The Thrifty Irishman Thrift Store will Rise Again

Happy Easter!

By Rev. David Scudder “All religions are one,” said poet William Blake. He was echoing what many people think. They assume that all the religions of the world believe mostly the same things. For example, they all want their followers to be better people, and they all want to improve the world that we all … Continue reading Happy Easter!

Planned Protest Against Safe Injection Site on Friday is Cancelled

The protest against a Safe Injection Site that numerous Civic Associations had planned for this Friday, April 19th at the intersection of Kensington and Allegheny has been cancelled. Shannon Farrell, President of the Harrowgate Civic Association, made the announcement on social media today following the release of a statement from Mayor Jim Kenney. Farrell met … Continue reading Planned Protest Against Safe Injection Site on Friday is Cancelled