The Block Gives Back has done some good deeds since forming last December.
Can a radio show save a neighborhood? Lois Burak thinks so.
Northeast Celebration to be held Saturday at Max Myers
Archbishop Charles J. Chaput last week ordained the Rev. Edward M. Deliman, a former pastor at St. Martin of Tours in Oxford Circle, as an auxiliary bishop.
Richard Donnelly, principal of Newspaper Media Group and its affiliates, announced that he has acquired The Sun Newspapers based in Haddonfield, New Jersey, from Elauwit Media. The Sun Newspapers are published weekly in nine towns in South Jersey as well as in Princeton in Central Jersey. The Suns have won numerous awards for distinguished journalism over the last decade, including a number of awards from the Society of Professional Journalists in 2014, 2015 and 2016 in categories competing with daily newspapers.
U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey held a conference call with reporters last week to again call on Philadelphia to end its sanctuary city policy, now that an illegal immigrant named Ramon Aguirre-Ochoa has been charged with raping a child.
The Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association is planning its annual Northeast Celebration on Saturday, Aug. 27, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Northeast Times would like to congratulate the following college graduates, students who were named to their school’s dean’s list, and area residents who recently received special honors.
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.
Thousands of kids were chasing a giant blue gorilla around Pennypack on the Delaware park last Wednesday, but they didn’t have their cellphones in hand.