JEVS Human Services last week honored two individuals and a company with local ties at its 16th annual Strictly Business Awards luncheon, held at the Sheraton hotel in Center City.
The Margaret-Orthodox stop on the Market-Frankford line will receive new platforms and three new elevators.
The Streets Department will hold its last Household Hazardous Drop-off event of the 2014 season on Saturday, Nov. 8, at 3901 Delaware Ave., between Castor Avenue and Lewis Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Nazareth Hospital will host free health screenings for U.S. military veterans on Thursday, Nov. 13, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Marian Conference Center at Nazareth Hospital, 2601 Holme Ave.
The Frankford Business and Professional Association is looking for more members and also has some holiday events coming up.
Hundreds of volunteers are expected to sweep through the Frankford commercial corridor on Saturday.
The Bustleton Bengals Junior Midgets football team is hoping the community can help fund its upcoming trip to Florida.
Get ready for some cheering
Philadelphia’s Roman Catholic archbishop last week confirmed that Pope Francis will come to Philadelphia for two or three days during the World Family Conference in September 2015.
Two guys were really going at it at Torresdale and Hellerman early on Sept. 7, Officer Arthur Green said last week. Turns out they weren’t just fighting; one guy was trying to rob the other.