Northeast Times

Story Archive August 24 2011

NORC’s project director calls it a career

Guests at last week’s Rhawnhurst Naturally Occurring Retirement Community meeting listened to a presentation by Wills Eye Institute representatives, said goodbye to retiring project manager Judy Yellin and welcomed her successor, Shirley Reses.


Dougherty reunion raises funds to aid groups

Once again, the annual event in North Wildwood, N.J., devoted the proceeds of ticket and T-shirt sales to support community programs.


Musical borders

As City Council begins the task of equalizing its 10 districts, the very weirdly shaped 7th is at the center of attention.


Saori needs a purr-fect home

Saori is a beautiful fluffy Siamese and Ragdoll mix. She is 5 year old and loves to be petted and held! Saori likes other cats and wants a home to be her own.


Knows her stuff

Becoming a docent at the Museum of American Jewish History requires more than a quick crash course. It’s clear to museum visitors that Laurie Gottlieb has passed the test.


Sauerkraut galore

For some 70 years now, the Kissling family has been turning cabbage into a product that has become a Philly institution.