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Commerce director tours Northeast business district

Officials toured Upper Holmesburg, meeting with local merchants to solicit suggestions about revitalizing the avenue as a shopping destination. 


Change of scenery

Local artist discusses her creations using coins and why she wants to express in art what is happening in financial markets.



Around Town: August 10, 2016

Walton Park Civic to discuss roposed fitness center 


Annual Duck Dash fundraiser to be held in Tacony

Once a year, it’s OK to buy animals.


Pets of the Week: August 10

How rude? No, Stephanie is just shy


An Uber driver’s perspective of DNC gridlock

Hello, my name is Bill. And I’m an Uber driver.


Tools for success

Local tool and die maker retires after 52-plus years on the job. 


Religious Events: August 3, 2016

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.


Planned Parenthood endorses Hohenstein

Planned Parenthood last week endorsed Joe Hohenstein, the Democratic nominee in the 177th Legislative District.