Northeast News (June 12, 2013)

Fath­er’s Day bar­be­cue set for the Ra­dis­son

The Ra­dis­son Hotel, at 2400 Old Lin­coln High­way in Tre­vose, will hold a bar­be­cue, brunch and car show on Fath­er’s Day, Sunday, June 16.

Meal time is 10 a.m. The cost is $28, or $18 for kids 4-12.

The cost is $15 to enter a car. All makes and mod­els are wel­come. Re­gis­tra­tion starts at 8 a.m. There will be prizes in five dif­fer­ent classes and for Best of Show.

Ten per­cent of the bar­be­cue and brunch pro­ceeds will go to the Fraternal Or­der of Po­lice sur­viv­ors’ funds in Phil­adelphia and Ben­s­alem.

For re­ser­va­tions, call 215-638-8300 or email rhi_trev@ra­dis­ ••

Rhawn­hurst Block­watch to meet June 20

The Rhawn­hurst Eyes and Ears Block­watch will meet on Thursday, June 20, at 7 p.m. at the Rhawn­hurst Pres­by­teri­an Church, 7701 Lor­etto Ave.

All are wel­come. This will be the last meet­ing un­til Septem­ber. ••

 Fox Chase field to be named for fire­fight­er

On Sunday, June 23, at 11 a.m., Field Num­ber 1 at Fox Chase Re­cre­ation Cen­ter will be named Fire­fight­er Daniel Sweeney Field to hon­or the memory of the Fox Chase res­id­ent who died bat­tling a Kens­ing­ton fire in 2012. 

Fol­low­ing the ded­ic­a­tion ce­re­mony there will be a daylong soft­ball tour­na­ment sponsored by McNally’s on Rhawn Street. The in­aug­ur­al game played on Dan Sweeney Field will fea­ture mem­bers of Lad­der 10/En­gine 7 vs. McNally’s. T-shirts and re­fresh­ments will be avail­able. All pro­ceeds will go to the Daniel Sweeney Me­mori­al Schol­ar­ship Fund.  ••

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