Northeast Times

Story Archive November 20 2013

Religious Events: November 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, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.


Calendar of Events: November 20, 2013

 Thursday, November 21


IRS warns of phone scam targeting taxpayers

The Internal Revenue Service is warning consumers about a new and sophisticated phone scam that targets taxpayers, including recent immigrants. 


Local church offers new arts programs to neighborhood kids

A Presbyterian church in Olde Richmond is bringing fresh energy to the neighborhood with free afterschool creative classes for neighborhood kids and a new approach to the spirit of an old church.


SFBN bringing high school athletics to life

When Ari Bluestein was playing baseball at Northeast High School in the early 2000s, he noticed something was missing. Why, he wondered, were so few media outlets visible on the high school sports scene when these games and student-athletes deserved to be seen by the masses?


Rhawnhurst’s Moffett a ‘fearless’ leader for SJ Prep

He is not a particularly imposing physical figure, and he doesn’t have remarkable speed.


River Ward events for the week of November 20

Keep up with everything going on in your neighborhood with our guide. 


Shopping wars

Two developers want to have ShopRite supermarkets in retail centers they’re developing in the Lower Northeast, and one of the two wants a ShopRite so badly he’s suing.


A battle for the ages

In the original Rocky film, the titular hero fights as a beloved underdog, heading into a heavyweight bout with the much more powerful Apollo Creed that nobody gives Rocky Balboa much of a chance to win.


Nazareth softball trio signs letters of intent

For Jill Bovitt, Brittany Colombo and Taylor Lichtenhahn, they wanted to sign on the dotted line together. Now that they’ve accomplished that, they can shift their focus into doing something else special as one: win states.