Story Archive September 11 2013

2nd PDAC honors Officers of the Month

Six patrol officers who made arrests in three violent crimes have been honored by the 2nd Police District Advisory Council and Capt. Frank Palumbo, the district’s commander, as officers of the month — for May, June and July.

Alleged cop shooter ordered to stand trial

Eric Torres faces attempted murder charge for the shooting of Police Officer Edward Davies  

Around town: September 11, 2013

Back to school the theme of Sept. 14 event

Around town: September 11, 2013 (Part 2)

City looking for its next poet laureate

Back on track

Judge rebounds from Week 1 loss by blanking Council Rock South to give head coach Mike McKay his first victory.

Calendar of Events: September 11, 2013

Thursday, September 12

Casino trips: September 11, 2013

Seniors on the Go Sept. 18. Showboat. $25, includes slot play. Bus leaves from Hellerman and Walker streets at 9:30 a.m. 215-744-4391.

A church grows in Bridesburg

Currently under renovation, the non-denominational Christian Realife Church will soon open its doors to the community.

City drops appeal of firefighters’ arbitration

“This dispute was always and only about affordability. And we as a city are now in a place to provide pay increases as set out in that award.” — Mayor Michael Nutter  

Civic groups resume monthly meetings

September is a good month to get acquainted with some of your neighbors.