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Volunteers clean up park

Volunteers collected 11 trash bags of litter and one bag of recyclable cans during the monthly Pennypack Park cleanup on Aug. 27 at Pennypack on the Delaware.

Slow rider

Philly Pretzel Factory partnered with Uber for the Philadelphia launch of the UberEATS app, but service isn’t as speedy as expected. 

Scholars: September 14, 2016

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. 

Pop-up beer garden next week

Independence Mission Schools Board on Tap will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Malachy School, 1012 W. Thompson St., the site of a Pope Francis mural.

PHS discusses Rain Check program at Normandy civic meeting

Rain barrels are the most basic way residents can participate in Rain Check. The idea is to get homeowners to retain stormwater on their properties to reduce the short-term demand on public sewers.

Pets of the Week: September 14, 2016

Mason needs a new best friend

Officers of the Month honored

Officers David Smith and Raymond Hall were each named Officer of the Month in the 15th district for July. They were recognized during a meeting of the 15th Police District Advisory Council.

Magnificent Mayfair

A community celebration: The Mayfair Community Development Corporation hosts First and Third Thursdays, an event to celebrate the community of Mayfair that includes artisans, crafters, food vendors, live music and more. 

Henon releases statement on FBI raids

“Under the guidance of legal counsel, I will not speculate on the motivations behind this inquiry.” — City Councilman Bobby Henon 

Giuliani, Voight, radio talk show hosts to visit Holy Family

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani will be in the Northeast on Sept. 14, as News Talk 990 AM WNTP sponsors Decision 2016: America in the Balance.