The Hop Angel Brauhaus in Fox Chase launched a fall full of public festivals last weekend with its inaugural Pumpkinfest on Saturday and Sunday. The German-style public house offered a variety of pumpkin beers and pumpkin dish specials, while engaging visitors in a variety of seasonal activities, including pumpkin decorating.
The mayoral race is taking shape, and candidates are already starting to make moves.
The deadline is Friday for high school students to enter the Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame essay contest.
The Pennsylvania Association of Realtors has endorsed Democrat Mike Driscoll in the 173rd Legislative District. Driscoll faces Republican Mike Tomlinson in the Nov. 4 election.
The Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association met on Sept. 11, and members gave a standing ovation to 2nd Police District community relations officer Dianne Murphy in observance of the 13th anniversary of the terrorist bombings that killed hundreds of first responders.
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Narcotics and burglaries kept 2nd Police District officers busy in April, May and June.
The Naval Supply Depot, at Oxford and Robbins avenues in Lawndale, will host a flea market on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
An upcoming charitable yard sale/flea market is looking for vendors.
Tickets are available for the Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame induction ceremony, to be held on Sunday, Oct. 19, at 1 p.m. at Holy Family University’s Education & Technology Center Building, Frankford and Grant avenues.