Posts Tagged ‘Osage’

Freda Egnal

Freda Egnal – 4800 Osage Avenue “Stop Bitching, Start A Revolution,” reads the Zendik Farm bumper sticker on the Prius parallel-parked between handicap parking signs. The sign poles are decorated with beads, fabric, earrings and ribbons. This is Freda Egnal’s spot. Freda is a funky lady. She dyes flashes of blue, green, yellow and purple […]

Malcolm X Park – Photos from 2013 Easter egg hunt

    West Philly Local kicked off publishing a 10-part weekly portrait series from Them That Do yesterday. The blog featured Gregory Pac Cojulun of the 5000 block of Osage Avenue. Gregory has been instrumental in the revitalization of Malcolm X Park. Above is a slide show from an Easter Egg hunt at Malcolm X […]

Gregory Pac Cojulun

Gregory Pac Cojulun – 5000 Osage Ave Thirty years ago Gregory Pac Cojulun walked into his first neighborhood meeting. He walked out a block captain. “I was ambushed,” Cojulun said with smile that hinted that all was forgiven.  “I just wanted to see how things were going and they nominated and voted for me.” Now […]