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Supreme Court to hear arguments in Lynn appeal

State Supreme Court justices will hear oral arguments in the case of Monsignor William Lynn in Harrisburg on Nov. 18, according to court records.


A story of strength

Bonnie Kaye’s grieving began years before her daughter Jennifer stuck a needle in her arm for one last high.


Ready for action

“Is ‘zam’ a word?” asked the boy who had run into Steve Schmidt’s office at the McIlvain Rec Center on Penn Street.


Protecting home base

The 8th district has a new police captain, but he’s no stranger to the streets of the Far Northeast.   


Pets of the Week: November 12, 2014

Wren loves to play


NORC celebrates 10-year anniversary

The Rhawnhurst Naturally Occurring Retirement Community celebrated its 10th anniversary with a recent luncheon at Congregations of Ner Zedek.


New police headquarters going to West Philly

The Roundhouse is moving to West Philadelphia, and it’s not going to be round anymore.


Mayfair Business discusses final plans for Thanksgiving Day parade

The Mayfair Business Association continues to plan for the 38th annual Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 23, at noon.


Klein JCC salutes local veterans

The Klein JCC held a ceremony last Wednesday, Nov. 5, in honor of veterans. A World War II veteran, Arthur Rubinstein, discussed his experience in the military. The audience saluted the speaker and the flag during a flag-folding demonstration. 


Keeping it clean and green in Frankford

Some of the 300 volunteers who swept through the Frankford business corridor gathered in the parking lot of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church on the 4400 block of Frankford Avenue on Nov. 8 before descending on the Avenue to pick up 9,994 pounds of litter and debris. On the same day, at nearby Overington Park at Orthodox and Pilling, 26 volunteers cleaned up the green space and planted 100 crocuses and some daffodils. Mezalik Design Studio also made a new sign for the park, which went up on Nov. 8.