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Calendar of Events: Nov. 30, 2016

Thursday, Dec. 1


Bill to keep police IDs private is axed

Gov. Wolf vetoed House Bill 1538, which would delay police departments from releasing the names of officers involved in shootings. 


Around Town: Nov. 30, 2016

Tacony LAB to host WinterFest event


Around Town: Nov. 23, 2016

See what local events are happening in your neighborhood. 


St. Hubert High celebrates 75th anniversary

St. Hubert High School celebrated its 75th anniversary on Friday night with a gala at Vie, Broad and Green streets.


Spirit of gratitude

Turkey Day tradition: The Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade took place Sunday, Nov. 20. Hundreds of people fought the cold weather and occasional snow flakes with warm beverages and blankets, while watching the parade. In addition to Santa, spectators were able to watch live bands, neighborhood schools, dancers from local dance studios, Mummers, military servicemen and characters dressed in costume march through the streets of Mayfair and Holmesburg. 


Solomon hopes to move 2nd Police District building

The property, at 6600 Bustleton Ave., would also potentially house a Police Athletic League center. 


Reunions: November 23, 2016

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS


Religious Events: November 23, 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.


Plenty to celebrate at KleinLife

Life of the party: Edith Kutcher turned 100 years old on Thursday, Nov. 17. She works as a volunteer librarian at KleinLife, 10100 Jamison Ave. Kutcher, a West Philadelphia native and retired stenographer, received a cake, balloons and flowers during her celebration.