State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams is looking forward to reintroducing a bill requiring the teaching of the Holocaust and genocide in public school classrooms.
The Philadelphia Parking Authority began full enforcement at three new red-light camera intersections in Northeast Philadelphia last Wednesday.
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Anthony Mele, director of Catholic Clinical Consultants, was happy to see a big turnout at a recent meeting of the Rhawnhurst Naturally Occurring Retirement Community.
Laura Wagner came to Holmesburg Civic Association’s December meeting to try to recruit foster parents.
Two men were found shot to death in the Northeast on Christmas Eve, police said.
There were no guest speakers at last week’s Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association meeting, but members enjoyed a nice meal and a mini-concert that featured Christmas music.
So far this holiday season, the Northeast Times’ Eleanor Smylie Fund has collected $9,058 from readers who have donated to their neighbors in need.
The Somerton Civic Association discussed several additional neighborhood issues during its monthly meeting on Dec. 11.
— Russo Park has undergone more than $576,000 in renovations and is now once again open to the public.