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Sestak highlights constituent cases he handled in House of Representatives

Former congressman Joe Sestak, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, released a series of videos highlighting the 18,000 constituent cases he handled in the House of Representatives.

Relax and recover

Thanks to the Cancer Treatment Centers of America, the road to recovery has never looked so good. 

Pets of the Week: January 6, 2016

Take the plunge with Pepsi

The new faces of Philadelphia

City Councilman Al Taubenberger, of Fox Chase, and elections commissioner Lisa Deeley, of Rhawnhurst, were the local stars at Monday’s inauguration at the Academy of Music.

Congregations of Shaare Shamayim enjoy a Tasty treat

Too sweet: Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, 9768 Verree Road, created the world’s largest piece of chocolate gelt at its recent Hanukkah party. The gelt was made with more than 200 pounds of dark chocolate. More than 300 people attended the party, which included latkes, jelly doughnuts and entertainment by Chris Ruggiero. SOURCE: SHAARE SHAMAYIM 

Candidate spreads Christmas cheer

Jim Pio, the Republican candidate in the 172nd Legislative District, joined his wife and campaign staff in preparing a Christmas food basket for a local family.  Fox Chase resident Georganne Schleinkofer introduced Pio to a family that needed a helping hand.

Bringing art to life

The Art of American Still Life features artwork depicting inanimate objects, some familiar and others very exotic.

Around Town: January 6, 2016

St. Martha Parish celebrating 50th

Aria to pay $3 million to resolve alleged violations of False Claims Act

Aria Health Systems Inc., operator of Aria hospitals in Frankford, Torresdale and Bucks County, has agreed with the U.S. Attorney to pay more than $3 million to resolve alleged violations of the False Claims Act.