Posts Tagged ‘recycling’

Urban Creators Start Summer With “Hoodstock”

N. 15th St. & Susquehanna Ave. I highly recommend checking out Hoodstock out tomorrow in North Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Urban Creators are doing incredible work. There will be food, music and art. The Urban Creators will celebrate the grand opening of their new “Defend Our Future” community garden as well as the 10th Anniversary of […]

Andrea D. Carter

Fresh Strawberries at 100 N. Peach St. Andrea Carter’s regrets planting too late for strawberries last year. “There is nothing like the taste of a strawberry off the vine,” says Carter. Carter created a container garden in a vacant lot on N. Peach St. The lot was filthy. “I knew no one would want to […]

Back Into Action

Last summer I met Joshua Bryant Miller at the 54th Street block party. He was shy for most of the day. He wouldn’t let me photograph him until late in the afternoon when he emerged from his aunt’s house in body armor that he crafted out of aluminum cans. As you can see in this […]