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Head of the class

Orleans Technical College, 2770 Red Lion Road, recently held a graduation celebration for students who took part in its hands-on Career Exploration Program.


Group seeks business-minded leader

Mike “Scoats” Scotese, owner of the Grey Lodge Pub, has spent eight years as president of the Mayfair Business Association.


GED center to hold open house

The Northeast GED Center, at 1928 Cottman Ave., will hold an open house on Thursdays, March 3 and 10, for its new English as a Second Language program.


Election lineup

The nominating petitions have been submitted. Here’s a look at the local races. 


Editorial cartoonist book now available

Longtime Times editorial cartoonist Tom Stiglich has published Divided We Stand, a book featuring some of his best work.


City residents urged to apply for tax credit

Marisa Waxman, of the city Department of Revenue, last week urged members of the Lawncrest Community Association to apply for the Earned Income Tax Credit, which is a refundable tax credit implemented by the IRS that is available to low- to moderate-income individuals and families.



Around Town: February 24, 2016

Dr. Seuss party at Holmesburg Library


Trump criticizes local companies for layoffs

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump condemns Northeast Philadelphia’s Cardone Industries and Mondelez on the campaign trail. 


Robotics program showcased at Holmesburg Civic meeting

Students from New Foundations Charter High School showcased their robotics program at last week’s Holmesburg Civic Association meeting.