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Parkwood to host its largest farmers market to date

Saturday will be Parkwood's largest-ever farmers market as it hosts eight vendors at Third Reformed Presbyterian Church, 3024 Byberry Rd. The market opened for the first time ever on May…

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Suspect sought in Parkwood 7-Eleven robbery

Police are looking for the man who robbed a Parkwood 7-Eleven Sunday night. Around 11 p.m., the suspect walked into the store at 3224 Byberry Rd. and robbed the cashier at…

Where should I look for $100k homes in Northeast Philadelphia? [Real NEastate]

Q: I really want to buy a home in the Northeast but the absolute most I can afford is $100,000. I really don’t want a fixer-upper or anything that “needs TLC.”…




The neighborhood is generally bound by Red Lion Road to the east of the Roosevelt Boulevard, Knights Road to the northwest and Academy Road to the southeast. The community is situated between the Poquessing Creek and Woodhaven Expressway. The neighborhood was developed in the late 1950’s as a planned residential community. The predominant housing type is the brick row house. Parkwood has a neighborhood shopping center as well as the regional Franklin Mills Mall which is located immediately to the east of Parkwood’s residential area.

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Parkwood Civic Association

The name "Byberry" is mainly used to refer to the former Philadelphia State Hospital, an infamous mental institution off of Roosevelt Boulevard in Byberry that was shut down in 1990.


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