Category: 4 Blocks International

How Bethlehem’s Hayes Street was rediscovered

Posted by eperdomo - July 28, 2017 - 4 Blocks International, CADC_Bethlehem

By Nicole Radzievich Contact Reporter Of The Morning Call The lively, blue-collar neighborhood that Raymond Richter remembers as a child is showing subtle signs of a return along south Bethlehem’s Hayes Street. Preening alongside the tired brick facades of his hillside neighborhood are the strategic restorations of some early 20th century homes. Asphalt siding on one twin […]

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Photos: Bethlehem Community members come together to cleanup Tranquility Park on June 25, 2014

Posted by anewell - June 27, 2014 - 4 Blocks International, CADC_Bethlehem

By Matt Smith | The Express-Times The Express-Times   View photo gallery HERE. Community Action Development Corporation of Bethlehem (CADCB) held a community planting day event with Bethlehem community members to clean up Tranquility Park on East Fourth Street on June 25, 2014.

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Photos: Bethlehem Dedicates New Pocket Park

Posted by admin - December 18, 2013 - 4 Blocks International, Southside Vision 2014

BY CHRIS KNIGHT / MORNING CALL PHOTOS View photo gallery HERE. Bethlehem Mayor John Callahan, left, and Mike Albarell, volunteer chairman of the Four Blocks International Committee, unveil the new name “Tranquility Park” as they dedicate a new pocket park in Four Blocks International neighborhood, Wednesday December 18, 2013.

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Bethlehem leaders, business owners believe block watch can help South Side revitalization

Posted by admin - October 12, 2013 - 4 Blocks International

   By Sarah M. Wojcik | The Express-Times The Express-Times Follow on Twitter on October 12, 2013 at  5:10 PM   For the decade Daniel Berrios has operated Borinquen Restaurant, serving authentic Puerto Rican dishes to the city’s residents, he’s seen the South Side Bethlehem neighborhood undergo dramatic changes. Berrios says the vast majority of […]

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Meeting for new Bethlehem block watch group slated for this evening

Posted by admin - October 10, 2013 - 4 Blocks International

  By Sarah M. Wojcik | The Express-Times The Express-Times Follow on Twitter on October 10, 2013 at  1:54 PM, updated October 10, 2013 at  2:43 PM   The first meeting for a new South Side Bethlehem block watch group is slated for this evening, according to the chief of police. Chief Craig Finnerty said […]

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Wells Fargo Community Day in Bethlehem

Posted by admin - July 10, 2013 - 4 Blocks International, Southside Vision 2014 Read More

Four South Side Bethlehem parks get improved during one-day effort

Posted by admin - May 20, 2013 - 4 Blocks International, CADC_Bethlehem, Southside Vision 2014

View the Slideshow >> (Gallery by Stephen Flood | The Express-Times)  By Lynn Olanoff | The Express-Times The Express-Times on May 18, 2013 at  7:31 PM, updated May 18, 2013 at  9:09 PM   Bethlehem resident Joey Ortiz goes to the South Bethlehem Greenway three times a day to walk his dog. Today, he discovered another […]

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South Side Bethlehem parks getting $100,000 in upgrades all in one day

Posted by admin - April 23, 2013 - 4 Blocks International, Southside Vision 2014

By Lynn Olanoff | The Express-Times The Express-Times on April 20, 2013 at  1:00 PM, updated April 20, 2013 at  7:46 PM   Four South Side Bethlehem parks are going to get a $100,000 upgrade. Wells Fargo has donated $50,000 to the effort and community improvement group Southside Vision 2014 is putting up another $50,000 […]

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Bethlehem council approves ‘pocket’ park

Posted by admin - April 18, 2013 - 4 Blocks International, Southside Vision 2014

It will have tables for chess and checkers, benches, native plants. By Nicole Radzievich“, Of The Morning Call 12:15 PM EDT, April 18, 2013 Bethlehem City Council on Tuesday approved a small park for table games, with benches and native plants in a south Bethlehem neighborhood. The park at Evans and E. Fourth streets will […]

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Mourning the loss of Community Action’s major contributor

Posted by admin - February 11, 2013 - 4 Blocks International, CADC_Bethlehem, Eastern Gateway, Southside Vision 2014

  Philanthropist Linny Fowler dies at 73 Bethlehem benefactor was leading supporter of the arts and the needy. By Scott Kraus and Bill Landauer, Of The Morning Call February 5, 2013 By giving in such a public way, Fowler challenged others to give generously to charity, said Alan Jennings, executive director of the Community Action […]

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