When we launched the annual Christmas appeal in mid-October, our goal was simple — to raise more money and help more people than we did last year.
— Teen tweets 800 times to win a chance to see One Direction in concert in NYC.
As 2012 comes to a close, a look back shows that the Northeast had a lot to celebrate and just as much to mourn.
State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams is looking forward to reintroducing a bill requiring the teaching of the Holocaust and genocide in public school classrooms.
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For its holiday show, the Walnut Street Theatre is presenting the award-winning musical The Music Man. Because the story involves a con man promising to teach children how to play in a marching band, the cast includes 30 local youngsters.
Two men were found shot to death in the Northeast on Christmas Eve, police said.
Twenty-five volunteers worked off some Thanksgiving calories during the monthly Friends of Pennypack Park cleanup day on Saturday, Nov. 24. Participants removed 39 bags of debris from the park in the area of Rhawn Street and Lexington Avenue.
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Shortly after noon on Friday, the news alerts began to appear on my cell phone.