One Book One Philadelphia programming will be coming to several local libraries.
Brian Wagner dressed up as Abraham Lincoln at Abraham Lincoln High School in celebration of the former president’s 206th birthday. The school handed out Tastykakes to students during lunch, while classmates took photos with Lincoln.
Holy Family holds forum to promote positive change.
Holmesburg Civic Association members last week listened to an update on I-95 construction from PennDOT officials Elaine Elbich and Harold Windisch.
There are more than 100 vacant homes in Philadelphia that are in such bad shape that they should be torn down immediately, City Controller Alan Butkovitz said last week. They’re just too unsafe to leave standing, he said.
The Holy Family University Day of Service marks the culmination of Charter Week 2015, celebrating the 61st anniversary of the university. Students, staff and faculty volunteered with nonprofit organizations to mark the occasion. Students volunteered for Philabundance in South Philadelphia, where they helped organize food
It seems like just a couple years ago that Capt. Frank Palumbo took command of the Lower Northeast’s 2nd Police District.
Vince Tarducci likes to joke that he’s the gym director of the Bustleton Bengals, an organization that has no gym. Maybe that’s more ironic than it is funny, but it won’t be either before long.
Cop to host Town Hall meeting
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has launched its annual Catholic Charities Appeal, as well as its 40th annual Catholic Relief Services Rice Bowl campaign.