Thursday, April 28
Bob Pantano Dance Party at Cannstatter’s
Democrats Fran Nelms and Matt Darragh will battle next Tuesday for the right to challenge state Rep. Martina White (R-170th dist.) in the November general election.
State Rep. Mark Cohen (D-202nd dist.) is happy that Pennsylvania on Sunday became the 24th state to legalize medical marijuana.
A sacred celebration: KleinLife, 10100 Jamison Ave., hosted a celebration that marked the observance of the Jewish holiday of Passover. The Passover Seder includes a festive holiday meal filled with traditional ethnic dishes.
90 years of greatness: St. Martin of Tours Elementary School, 5701 Loretto Ave. in Oxford Circle, celebrated its 90th anniversary with a gala at Williamson Banquet & Event Center in Horsham. The honorees were Charles Craige (Alumnus of the Year), Sister Stephen Anne Roderiguez, IHM (Educator of the Year) and AgustaWestland CEO Bill Hunt (Business Leader of the Year). Pictured are (from left) Hunt; principal Sister Ellen Giardino, IHM; Roderiguez; Craige.
Residents of Somerton got an up-close-and personal view of the ongoing race for the 170th district seat in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on April 12. Actually, they saw one-half of the race.
The cradle of American liberty will stage a testimonial to Irish freedom on Sunday in the shadow of Independence Hall as Philadelphia commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Irish Easter Rising.
Sabatina bill passes committee
The Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation shot and killed 287 deer in city parks during the annual Fairmount Park Deer Management program, including 145 from two Northeast parks.