Northeast Times

Story Archive February 22 2012

Fishtown soprano sings her tune in Ava opera

The Academy of Vocal Arts presents “Pelleas et Melisande” by Debussy featuring Fishtowner Chloe Moore.

Letters to the Editor: February 22, 2012

How dare Michelle push for healthy kids!

Local legislators urge Port Richmond to get involved

State Sen. Larry Farnese (D-1st dist.) and Rep. John Taylor (R-177th dist.) visited last week’s meeting of the Port Richmond West Community Action Network to discuss the importance of community groups in Philadelphia.

Panther progress

“I think this season was a huge step in establishing Fels as a major program in the Public League.” — Samuel Fels basketball coach Mark Heimerdinger

Tasty talents

Swenson senior Bridget Giedemann has enjoyed plenty of success with the Lions. In the classroom, she’s a culinary-arts major. On the basketball court, she recently broke her school’s record for most career points.

Father Judge has plenty to cheer about

“It was a great feeling. We finally accomplished our goal. Competing on a national level is nerve-wracking, but a lot of fun. We received a lot of encouragement from our fans and the junior varsity team.” — Cheerleader Megan McGinley, a junior at St. Hubert High School.