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Franklin Mills funds distributed to area groups

On June 9, the Franklin Mills Advisory Council distributed $89,725 to more than 25 community organizations in an award ceremony at the Northeast Senior Center, 12601 Townsend Road.


Frankford CDC raising some money

Tickets to the Frankford Community Development Corporation’s first fundraiser are on sale now. 


Danny Craige Foundation honors three SMT grads

The Danny Craige Foundation last week presented three scholarships at the St. Martin of Tours Elementary School graduation awards ceremony.


Comcast Cares Day at Wilson Middle School

More than 600 Comcast employees along with their friends and families and community members recently volunteered at Woodrow Wilson Middle School in Castor Gardens as part of Comcast Cares Day.


Church sets ‘bingo bash’ for Friday

Bethany United Church of Christ, at Rising Sun and Magee avenues in Lawndale, will hold a Bingo Bash on Friday, June 20, at 6 p.m.


Beef-and-beer slated for Friday Night

The second annual Frank S. Innocenti Scholarship Foundation beef-and-beer fundraiser will take place on Friday, June 20, from 7 to 11 p.m. at Cannstatter’s, at 9130 Academy Road.


Around town: June 18, 2014

Super Run slated for June 21 at Navy Yard


What is that little brown and black bird?

What’s that bird with a shiny black body and neck and head the color of dung?


On the road to victory

Two local girls are members of the Huntingdon Valley AA Freedom under-14 team that recently captured the U.S. Youth Soccer Region I Presidents Cup during a tournament in Slippery Rock. 


Residents unable to return home after Fox Chase fire

Residents of a Fox Chase condominium building hit by a Jan. 30 fire are wondering when they’ll be able to go home. They might not return soon. Why is kind of a complicated story.