Tag: Diamond Street

  • Diamond Street

    Diamond Street

    Diamond Street is a brief one-block path stretching southward from 1186 Mount Vernon Street to Chestnut Street, located west of Haddon Avenue. Its presence in City Directories dates back to 1887, and considering its absence in the prior edition (1885-1886), it is reasonably inferred that Diamond Street was established during this interim. Historically, the street…

  • 3 Camden Cafes are Closed by U.S. Court

    3 Camden Cafes are Closed by U.S. Court

    Three of Camden’s most popular cafes and a Runnemede roadhouse, described on the permits as “soft drink establishments” but known otherwise to thousands of South Jersey and Philadelphia thirsty, were ordered padlocked yesterday.