Story Archive June 12 2013

Reunions (June 12, 2013)


River Wards events for the week of June 12

Stay up to date on all that's going on in your neighborhood with our guide. 

Rush hopes budget cuts don’t kill exchange program

Students recently returned from a trip to Poland organized by an assistant principal. 

Schwartz gets labor union’s endorsement

Schwartz garners key support in push for governor.

Sports Hall of Fame announces inductees

Phila. Sports Hall of Fame announces its 10th class.

Third-grader enlists in budget battle

Eight-year-old Bustleton girl petitions to halt district layoffs.

Thousands of layoffs stun Philadelphia School District

More than 3,700 School District employees received pink slips in what could prove to be the largest job cut in almost 40 years.

Trips (June 12, 2013)

FRIENDS OF THE FOX CHASE LIBRARY Aug. 13. Hunterdon Hills Playhouse. $88, includes transportation, plated luncheon, dessert buffet, “The Great America Song Book 4,” driver’s tip and more. Payment due by June 13. 215-728-7528,

Two suspects sought in botched robbery

Cops looking for two robbers in Rhawnhurst tobbaco store hold-up. 

A warm and fuzzy feeling

Baldi pupils with big hearts make blankets for kids who live in shelters.