Posts Tagged ‘Cedar Park Neighbors’

Renée McBride-Williams

Renée McBride-Williams – 5100 Webster St. I met Renée at the WPEB studio, with it’s windows facing 52nd Street. She remembers 52nd Street in it’s glory days, when it was called the Golden Strip. She remembers being drawn to the excitement around famous theaters like the Locust, the Nixon, the State, the Capital, the Belmont, […]

Jeff Lutzner

Jeff Lutzner – 4900 Cedar Avenue Jeff Lutzner has served as block captain for 23 years. It’s been smooth sailing. But he would consider handing over the title to the next generation. If you live on the 4900 block of Cedar Avenue and are interested, Lutzner could share how his laid-back approach helped him reduce […]

West Philly Local posts profile of Maureen Tate

The neighborhood blog, West Philly Local, posted the profile of Maureen Tate, the block captain of 4800 Florence Ave. Thank you Maureen for your thirty years of dedicated service to the Cedar Park neighborhood. Cheers!


Maureen Tate

Maureen Tate – 4800 Florence Ave Maureen Tate became a gardener because of a killing. In the 1980s, during the era Maureen calls the “The Crack Period,” Cedar Park neighborhood residents organized drug vigils on the corner of 49th Street and Baltimore Avenue where they would stand in shifts all night and ‘stare down dealers’ […]