Northeast Times

Story Archive August 21 2013

Pets of the Week: August 21, 2013

After terrible past, Ariel needs a new start 


City mailing property assessment reviews

Homeowners who asked the city to lower their new property assessments should start checking their mailboxes and calendars.


Trying to sort through all that baggage

When my husband and I left on our honeymoon decades ago, we proudly carried the matched luggage that his sister had given us as a gift. The two suitcases were handsome indeed — a strong leather set in pale taupe with shiny locks.


Former NE convent sold

A former convent in Northeast Philadelphia was among four properties sold at auction by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and several local parishes on July 24 at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown.


Mater Dolorosa Church to reopen for special Mass next month

Mater Dolorosa Catholic Church will reopen for a special Mass next month.


Outside fish-drying is not illegal

Is it legal in Philadelphia to hang up meat or fish to dry outside a house? 


Casino trips: August 21, 2013

Seniors on the Go Sept. 5 and Sept. 18. Showboat. $25, includes slot play. Bus leaves from Hellerman and Walkers streets at 9:30 a.m. 215-744-4391.


Around town: August 21, 2013

Thrill show tickets on sale now


Trips: August 21, 2013

ST. JEROME LADIES GUILD Aug. 22. Bristol Riverside Theatre. $82, includes bus, lunch at Georgine’s and “Broadway Collection.” 215-821-3393, 215-742-1866.  


Reunions: August 21, 2013

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS