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Charity runs to be held in memory of local 9/11 victims

Fifteen years after the attacks on the World Trade Center, NE victims are remembered. 

Calendar of Events: September 14, 2016

Thursday, Sept. 15

Burholme festival slated for Sunday

The Burholme Business Association Fall Festival will take place on Sunday, Sept. 18, from 1 to 4 p.m. along the 7300 block of Rising Sun Ave., between Oxford Avenue and Bleigh Avenue.

Around Town: September 14, 2016

Meeting to discuss district plans

Solomon receives endorsement

Jared Solomon, the Democratic nominee in the 202nd Legislative District, has been endorsed by the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO for the upcoming general election on Nov. 8.

Signs of support

Friends and family of Chris Ford, a Northeast Philadelphia native who currently lives in Nashville, displayed red balloons at Chalfont Playground to show their support as Chris faces the final stages of his terminal cancer. Chris made national news after deciding to marry his fiancée, Nicole Wismer, despite his declining health. 

Scholars: September 7, 2016

Kevin Richardson, a member of the Class of 2018 majoring in Business Administration, completed Colby-Sawyer College’s internship requirement with Source Interactive, a marketing firm in Jenkintown. Colby-Sawyer is in New Hampshire.

Pets of the Week: September 7, 2016

Luke is looking for love

Local student awarded scholarship

Joel D. Goldberg, a Bustleton resident and sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania, recently received the Herman Witte Scholarship from the Pennsylvania Masonic Youth Foundation.

A Clydesdale celebration

Horsing around: The Budweiser Clydesdales strolled down Frankford Avenue on Sept. 1. Many local residents took photos with the animals during the event.