Story Archive July 02 2013

Taking the pulse of Northeast culture

CultureBlocks is a new online tool that provides information on local art nonprofits, cultural businesses and public artworks. 

Tasty competition

The 7th District cops compete with Ladder 34 firefighters during a hoagie-building contest at a new Wawa that opened at Krewstown Road and Grant Avenue in Bustleton

Trips (July 3, 2013)

DELAIRE LANDING LEISURE TIMERS July 9 to 11. Villa Vosilla Resort, Tannersville, N.Y. $389 per person, double occupancy, $489 single. Package includes two-hour river cruise, visit to West Point, meals, entertainment and more. 215-612-7909, 215-969-1994. 

Two Northeast men arrested in prostitution sting

Two Northeast men were among five “Johns” arrested by Philadelphia police last Thursday as part of a prostitution sting in the city’s Harrowgate section.

Wonder woman

St. Huberts’ Brittany Smith is both a field hockey captain and a softball captain-to-be for the Bambies. She’s also involved in a plethora of extracurricular activities.