Bill Gault would sometimes borrow from The Godfather to illustrate the challenges confronting him as the elected president of Philadelphia’s firefighters union, which is in the midst of a four-year contract dispute with the city.
Every year, on the last Monday in May, the people of the United States remember the military heroes who died while serving the country.
And buy me some garlic nachos and hummus. The team of chefs at Citizens Bank Park is offering much more than traditional ballpark food.
After 26 years, congressional aide Annamarie Feeney is still going strong.
Unofficial returns from 95 percent of divisions showed that Butkovitz was winning 61 percent of the vote. Brett Mandel was taking 31 percent. Mark Zecca had 8 percent.
Battalion Chief Joe Schulle, a Northeast resident and firefighter since 1992, defeated Gault.
The fifth annual Mayfair Fallen Heroes Run and Walk will kick off at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Abraham Lincoln High School, Meanwhile, the Mayfair Business Association will hold the Mayfair May Fair on Saturday.
The 169th District moves to York County. The Northeast will be represented in the state Senate by the 2nd and 5th districts.
Several civic association leaders already are working on putting a Northeast coalition together.
Bernice Appel, 79, watched her two daughters graduate from Community College of Philadelphia.