Jane Lipton

An artist rendering of the construction on Venice Island, ready to be showed off on Tuesday, October 2014. (Image provided by the Manayunk Development Corporation.)

Ready To Cut The Ribbon On Venice Island Storm Water Project And Recreation Facility

Still ahead, a project to alleviate chronic flooding that accompanies severe storms. For now, project organizers are just hoping to see a healthy spillover of Venice visitors to Main Street.

10/07/2014

(Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Folks Pack Manayunk For Annual Arts Festival

More than 300 vendors and tents packed Main Street in Manayunk for the 24th annual Manayunk Arts Festival.

06/23/2013

(Credit: KYW Staff)

2013 Philadelphia Bike Race To Be Run By New Organization

There will be a professional bike race the first weekend in June, but it won’t be put on by the organizers who’ve done it the last 28 years.

01/31/2013

A Warning To Rowdy Revelers At The Big Race, Bike Court Is Back

Race Court is in place where a judge will be ready to issue those arrested for drunken behavior with fines and possible community service.

06/02/2012

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Public Arts Project In Manayunk To Be Unveiled In June

The Mural Arts Program has chosen Manayunk as a public arts district – where all different kinds of art – from murals to light and sound shows to sculptures will be displayed this summer.

03/27/2011

Darby Borough Flooding

Delaware Valley Preps For Impending Floods

Businesses on the lower end of Manayunk along the banks of the Schuylkill River are keeping an eye on the raising water level.

03/10/2011

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