Story Archive March 20 2013

Reunions (March 20, 2013)

Religious Events (March 20, 2013)

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst, 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Harmonie Singing Society meets Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310,

Casino Trips (March 20, 2013)

Fox Chase Travel Club & Bensalem Senior Citizens’ Association March 22. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. $36, includes bus, driver’s gratuity, $20 slot play bonus and luncheon at Timbers Buffet. Must have a valid government-issued photo ID to be eligible for the bonus package. Bus leaves Leonard and Tremont streets (next to Burger King) at 9 a.m. 215-742-3898, 215-884-3820. 

Trips (March 20, 2013)

GIBBONS ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION June 1. New York. Package includes bus, free time, “Motown,” the new hit musical, and dinner in New York. Reserve by April 1. 215-674-3863, 215-722-8825. 

Events (March 20, 2013)

Thursday, March 21

Editorial: Once and done

The pandemonium that erupted at City Council when Mayor Nutter tried to deliver his annual budget message last week gave us all a front-row view of political theater at its rawest. The script went this way:

Letters to the Editor (March 20, 2013)

Has everyone governing air travel gone berserk?

Gola honored as Atlantic 10 basketball legend

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Former All-Star Tom Gola was a shoo-in to be chosen for the inaugural class of the Atlantic 10 Conference’s Men’s Basketball Legends.

State rejects convent apartment funding

Holme Circle residents appear to have won their fight to block the conversion of a local convent into a low-income apartment building.

Building a foundation

After going to classes in a different building each year of their high school careers, members of the junior class at New Foundations Charter High School are happy to finally settle into a permanent home.