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Reunions: August 10, 2016


Religious Events: August 10, 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.

Raffle winners awarded at Lawncrest meeting

The Lawncrest 4th of July Committee and Collins ShopRite presented ShopRite gift cards to the winners of the July 4 celebration raffle during the recent Lawncrest Community Association meeting.

Henon comments on office raids

City Councilman Bobby Henon has commented on last Friday’s FBI raid of his district and City Hall offices.

A new movement

The impact of dance: Tzofim-Israeli Scout Friendship Caravan, a teenage scout group that travels and performs all over the world, visited KleinLife on Tuesday, Aug. 2. The group shared stories about their life in Israel through music, song and dancing. They also included interactive activities for the audience. 

Mayor Kenney to answer reader-submitted questions

Mayor Jim Kenney is inviting readers to again ask him questions, with the answers published in an upcoming issue.

Hundreds attend pro-police rally in Mayfair

Hundreds of flag-wavers, motorcycle riders, vendors and spectators turned Mayfair’s signature intersection into a pro-police pep rally for the second time in less than a month as Philly Cops Rock occupied Cottman and Frankford for four hours on Sunday afternoon.

Going for the gold

The Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame welcomes the public to view the Olympics-themed exhibit “PhillyGold! The exhibit is located at the Hall of Fame gallery inside Spike’s, a trophy and awards shop at 2701 Grant Ave.

Company purchases former Nabisco property, plans to redevelop site

The former Nabisco property, including the iconic bakery tower, has been purchased by a company that plans to redevelop the site, at 12000 Roosevelt Blvd.

Communities, law enforcement team up

A youth baseball team accepted championship certificates from a state representative. A city councilman and the police commissioner passed out gifts of appreciation to Town Watch volunteers. The mayor stooped to chat a shyish boy who had his arm in a cast.