A clash between Frankford community leaders and SEPTA over the agency’s planned construction of a new $12 million control center and a $9.7-million district office near the Frankford Terminal eased last Thursday when agency officials said they would help bring a new supermarket to the neighborhood.
The family behind New Jersey’s landmark “Amelia’s Law” last Friday joined state Sen. John Sabatina Jr. to promote his effort to pass similar legislation in Pennsylvania.
State Sen. John Sabatina has joined Pennsylvania’s Department of Military and Veterans Affairs in calling for the state Senate to reconvene to preserve a bonus program for veterans that will expire before the next scheduled session day.
Jim Long, a 2011 Father Judge graduate, was commissioned as a second lieutenant during a ceremony on Saturday.
Jax loves belly rubs
People seem to know a lot about various medical conditions nowadays, and it’s not just because the medical community is doing a better job at explaining them to their patients.
Congressman Brendan Boyle joined a bipartisan coalition on July 28 to introduce the Medicare Common Access Card Act (H.R. 3220), a bill that would require the Department of Health and Human Services to initiate a smart card pilot program and issue new, more secure Medicare cards to select participants.
Last week, opponents of a congressional bill to penalize so-called “sanctuary cities” rallied at Love Park.
Breast cancer event at Cannstatter’s
Thirteen former players and friends recently honored John Hughes, retired soccer coach at George Washington High School, at Hathaway’s Restaurant and Lounge in Cinnaminson, New Jersey.