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Stan’s Health Foods to host grand reopening

Stan’s Health Foods, located at 3524 Cottman Ave., will hold a grand reopening on Saturday, Jan. 30, from noon to 4 p.m.

Serving plenty of variety

Chef Joe Zhou’s extensive career spans 35 years and two continents.

Scholars: January 27, 2016

The Northeast Times would like to congratulate the following college graduates, students who were named to their school’s dean’s list, and area residents who recently received special honors. 

Sabatina running again, faces primary challenge

State Sen. John Sabatina Jr. on Monday announced he’s running for a four-year term at Teamsters Local 107, at 12275 Townsend Road.

Philadelphia fire deaths reach all-time low in 2015

Fewer fire deaths occurred in Philadelphia in 2015 than any calendar year in the city’s recorded history, Fire Commissioner Derrick Sawyer announced earlier this month.

New executive board announced

The 2nd Police District Advisory Council announced the installation of a new executive board on Jan. 12 during the group’s monthly meeting at the Philadelphia Protestant Home. The group also recognized Lynn and Larry Genetti for their many years of service as PDAC leaders.

A growing necessity

Good things are right around the corner in Wissinoming, thanks to plans for a new shopping center. 

Future of Liddonfield site, tractor-trailers discussed

An agreement to redevelop the former Liddonfield Homes public housing project may be imminent according to state Rep. Mike Driscoll and leaders of the Upper Holmesburg Civic Association, who made that announcement during the community group’s monthly meeting last Thursday at St. Dominic’s Marian Hall.

BVM receives donation

Verizon last week made a $5,000 donation to Maternity BVM School, 9322 Old Bustleton Ave.