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The voice of an angel

Charlene Angelini is appointed liturgical director at Cathedral Basilica in Center City.

Tacony community celebrates the season at Fall Fest

Excited about autumn: Neighbors enjoyed Fall Fest, a community festival that included activities, music and food in Tacony on Saturday.

Survival story

Police Officer Eddie Miller, a Northeast resident, is on the road to recovery after coming face to face with a killer on a shooting rampage. 

Somerton Civic approves nursing home expansion

St. John Neumann Center representatives say they plan to start construction next spring. The work will continue for about 18 months.

Road to history

Holmesburg resident seeks to raise awareness about historical significance of Frankford Avenue with premiere of documentary.

Religious Events: September 21, 2016

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.

Pets of the Week: September 21, 2016

Tinker ready to be adored

New Senior Rabbi appointed at Congregations of Shaare Shamayim

Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, 9768 Verree Road in Bustleton, appointed Barry Schlesinger as Senior Rabbi. 

Mini-City Hall moves to new home on Castor Avenue

The city last week officially opened satellite offices for the Departments of Revenue and Licenses and Inspections and Councilman Brian O’Neill in a strip mall in Rhawnhurst.

Local officer honored in 2nd Police District

Police Officer John Crichton was recognized as Officer of the Month in the 2nd district for August during a recent meeting of the 2nd Police District Advisory Council.