Northeast Times

Story Archive December 04 2013

Religious Events: December 4, 2013


Reunions: December 4, 2013


Robber hits same Wawa a fourth time

A Halloween-style armed robber struck for a fourth time at the same Oxford Circle convenience store on Nov. 26.

Seniors have most crashes in NE

Grant Avenue near the Roosevelt Boulevard is one of the region’s top locations for senior citizens to be involved in auto crashes. AAA Mid-Atlantic released the figures Monday along with a map that shows the concentrations of accidents throughout Philadelphia.

Statewide ambitions

A year ago this time, state Sen. Mike Stack traveled to the annual Pennsylvania Society weekend retreat and began building his campaign for governor.

St. Chris helps feed the hungry

Students at St. Christopher School in Somerton collected canned goods for Thanksgiving week in support of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Nutritional Development Services, which provides meals to needy families.

Suspect sought in Rhawnhurst robbery

Philadelphia police seek the public’s help in identifying a man who burglarized the Prism Career Institute in Rhawnhurst on Nov. 5.

Trips: December 4, 2013

LEISURE TIMERS OF DELAIRE LANDING Dec. 5. Michener Museum, Doylestown. $39.99 includes “Life of Princess Grace Kelly” exhibit and bus.   Bus leaves at 10 a.m. 215-969-1994, 215-637-1699. Also: Dec. 15. “Jersey Boys” at Forrest Theatre. $135 includes orchestra seats and bus. 215-969-1994, 215-637-1699.

Two injured in house fire

Two people were injured in a Nov. 24 fire in a home on the 9000 block of Pine Road.

Union leaders discuss seasonal worker unemployment

Union leaders told three lawmakers how changes in the state’s unemployment rules have cut benefits to thousands of seasonal workers.