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Charity run will pay tribute to victims of Sept. 11 attacks

Appearances by Brian Dawkins and Comcast SportsNet personality Michael Barkann will highlight The Day We Remember Walk & Run at Neshaminy High School in Langhorne, Bucks County, on Oct. 1, presented by the Barkann Family Healing Hearts Foundation.

Call it a comeback

Frankford resident Gladys Sistrunk was honored on Monday night by the nonprofit Graduate! Philadelphia during a ceremony at Union Trust, 717 Chestnut St.

Calendar of Events: September 21, 2016

Thursday, Sept. 22

Around Town: September 21, 2016

Career training class planned

Volunteers clean up park

Volunteers collected 11 trash bags of litter and one bag of recyclable cans during the monthly Pennypack Park cleanup on Aug. 27 at Pennypack on the Delaware.

Slow rider

Philly Pretzel Factory partnered with Uber for the Philadelphia launch of the UberEATS app, but service isn’t as speedy as expected. 

Scholars: September 14, 2016

The Northeast Times would like to congratulate the following college graduates, students who were named to their school’s dean’s list, and area residents who recently received special honors. 

Pop-up beer garden next week

Independence Mission Schools Board on Tap will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Malachy School, 1012 W. Thompson St., the site of a Pope Francis mural.

PHS discusses Rain Check program at Normandy civic meeting

Rain barrels are the most basic way residents can participate in Rain Check. The idea is to get homeowners to retain stormwater on their properties to reduce the short-term demand on public sewers.

Pets of the Week: September 14, 2016

Mason needs a new best friend