The Somerton Civic Association discussed several additional neighborhood issues during its monthly meeting on Dec. 11.
A fire has erupted in space.
About two decades ago, Tom Kutchner and three friends had a discussion about giving back to the less fortunate during the Christmas season.
— Russo Park has undergone more than $576,000 in renovations and is now once again open to the public.
— Plans for a big distribution center at the site are halted as new top management reviews company strategy.
— New bosses take the helm in three police commands in the Northeast. They know their turf.
Ready or not, Philadelphia is going to get a complete property tax overhaul, so homeowners should prepare themselves to fight for affordable tax bills, according to City Councilman Brian O’Neill.
The Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives Division is seeking the public’s help in locating the following most-wanted suspects in connection with crimes in the Northeast:
Evidence is pointing toward arson as the cause of a Nov. 25 fire that forced the Northeast Times to close its main office in Trevose, but investigators are still hunting for clues to identify those responsible for the blaze.
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.