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Religious Events: June 15, 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.

Police commissioner visits Fox Chase meeting

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross probably can’t go to a community meeting without answering the same particular question at least once. Folks always seem to ask why there aren’t more police in the neighborhood.

Pets of the Week: June 15, 2016

Ronin ready to romp with you

Pennypack Park enjoys spring cleaning

Volunteers removed 60 bags of trash and picked up other items during the park’s monthly cleanup. 

New leash on life

A local philanthropist donated $22,000 to outfit the Northeast-based K-9 Unit with bulletproof doggie vests. 

New conservatorship property unveiled in Mayfair

The Mayfair Community Development Corporation and Scioli-Turco Inc. recently held a ribbon cutting on their new conservatorship property at 3318 Bleigh Ave.

Horticultural Society holding gardening contest

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society invites backyard gardeners, community gardeners and all who are passionate about green public spaces to enter its gardening and greening contest.

A celebration of survival

A courageous crowd: Last month, 184 people celebrated five years of cancer survivorship at Cancer Treatment Centers of America with staff, friends, family and peers. 

Around Town: June 15, 2016

Music Hall of Fame event at Cannstatter’s