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6/29/2009 The 2009 Meredith St. block party pictures are now online!
8/17/2008 The 2008 Meredith St. block party pictures are now online!
8/18/2007 Pictures from the Meredith St. outing to watch the Camden Riversharks are online.
8/18/2007 The 2007 Meredith St. block party pictures are now online!
6/30/2006 The 2006 Meredith St. block party was held despite lousy weather. I've posted some pictures.
4/28/2006 Planning is underway for the 6th Annual Meredith Street Block Party! The party will be held from 4 - 10 PM on June 24th, 2006, with a rain date of June 25th.
4/1/2006 Here are some artists renderings from the Perelman building architects' website.
12/5/2004 A farewell party was held for longtime Meredith St. resident Betty of 2534 Meredith St., who is moving to Florida. A good time was had by all.

There have been two articles in the Philadelphia Inquirer about the possibility of relocating the Barnes Foundation to the parkway: Article One, Article Two

10/10/04 Read about the latest Perlman Building news.
7/6/04 Secret Spy Photos of the Perlman Building Scale Model Now Online!
7/4/04 Several Homes on Perot and Meredith Damaged by Fire!
5/3/04 Please join us in bidding a fond farewell to our dear friend and neighbor, Olga, of 2540 Meredith! She'll be moving soon to be closer to her family. There will be an open house at Marlene's (2541 Meredith) on May 8th, 2004 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Just bring yourselves and your best wishes!
3/05/04 Skylar Davis of 2500 Meredith took her first unassisted steps today--exactly one week before her 1st Birthday!!!
12/02/03 Benjamin Fisher of 2504 Meredith, age 11 months, began walking on his own today!!! Congratulations to Benjamin and mom, Suzanne!!!
11/22/03 Wanna know what the sales will be on Black Friday before anyone else? Check out the listings here:
11/10/03 Jo Williams, paternal grandmother to Skylar Davis of 2500 Meredith, wrapped up a weekend visit today, returning to her home in Illinois. She will be missed (but only until Christmas when we get to see her again!).

A Memorial Mass for Mafalda (Muffy) Mattera
Will be held at:

St. Francis Xavier Church
24th & Green Streets

Saturday, November 8th at 10 am
10/30/03 Keeya Branson Davis of 2500 Meredith St. was honored today with the Pennsylvania Conventions and Visitors Bureau's Multicultural Affairs Congress' "Industry Appreciation Award". Keeya is the Program Director at Penn's Landing Corporation, responsible for all of the ethnic festivals, concerts, and the ice skating rink events.
10/26/03 Meredith Street celebrated Halloween with a neighborhood trick-or-treat today. Lot's of cute costumes. Check them out!
10/26/03 Happy Birthday to Bert Zanck of 2508 Meredith St.

Meredith the Band continue to hone their musicianship. Almost weekly practices have raised the level of their art to new highs. As lead guitar player Christian said at a recent practice, "Hey, we're not that bad anymore!"

Visit the band's website

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