Comcast recently opened its second regional Xfinity store, and this one is located in the Roosevelt Mall.
Amy Flite was attending her husband’s funeral when the family dog, Wally, ran away. After suffering extensive injuries, Wally is home again, but his vet bills are immense.
Somerton resident Jordan Konell has been chosen a Rhodes Scholar.
Henon, union members donate turkeys to local families
Jalisa needs a forever home
Members of the Rhawnhurst Naturally Occurring Retirement Community received flu shots from Rite Aid, energy-saving light bulbs from PECO Energy and blood pressure screenings from an Immaculate Mary Home nurse at their most recent meeting.
Some Northeast High kids are going to the moon on Friday, but they’ll be home in time for school dismissal.
More than 1,000 people attended Sunday afternoon’s Mayfair Christmas Village and Tree Lighting at Frankford and Ryan avenues.
The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives within the last week have approved a bill that would rename the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, at 3900 Woodland Ave. in West Philadelphia, in memory of Army Cpl. Michael J. Crescenz, a Cardinal Dougherty High School graduate who earned the Medal of Honor for bravery in the Vietnam War.
Bob Nines, who spent many years working as a printer for the Philadelphia Bulletin and Northeast Times, died last week. He was 69.