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Sabatina votes against bill to withhold funding for sanctuary cities

State Sen. John Sabatina Jr. (D-5th dist.) voted against a bill that would withhold state funding for sanctuary cities such as Philadelphia.

Residents concerned about Mayfair ‘speakeasy’

When the flappers and wise guys of the Roaring ’20s used the term “speakeasy” to refer to an unlicensed, underground drinking establishment, they did it for a reason.

Providing hope

NESTco consists of about 30 groups that join forces to help the needy.

Pets of the Week: Feb. 15, 2017

Navy needs a new home

Organizers revise St. Patrick’s Day parade route

The St. Patrick’s Day Observance Association is hosting a public fundraiser on Sunday at the Fraternal Order of Police hall featuring live Irish music and dance groups. 

New playground equipment will be installed at Burholme Park

The upgrades include climbing structures and rope nets, sliding boards and swings, and wheelchair-accessible picnic tables. 

Heart of the home

Syrianna, 9 months, has an ocular tumor. Her family received a home makeover to help lessen the financial strain of the diagnosis.

Calendar of Events: Feb. 15, 2017

Thursday, Feb. 16

Bristol in running for $500,000 grant to boost tourism

The deadline is Thursday, Feb. 16, to vote for Bristol Borough in a contest for $500,000 in revitalization grants. The contest is sponsored by the Small Business Revolution. Bristol is one of five towns in the running.

Around Town: Feb. 15, 2017

KleinLife offers Lifelong Learning series