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Sestak takes aim at ISIS during town hall meeting

Former congressman Joe Sestak, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, last week hosted a town hall event at World Affairs Council in Center City.

School Shorts: December 16, 2015

MaST student gains big honor

Road to the River Wards

Completion of Phase 1A of the Delaware Avenue Extension marks first new road built in Philadelphia in decades.

Responders in recovery

Mike Fitzpatrick, first responders call for renewal of 9/11 benefits funding.

Pets of the Week: December 16, 2015

Buckus causes no ruckus

Local company selling garage bows

The Bustleton-based Garage Bow Co. is selling red magnetic ribbons and bows designed to make home garages look like Christmas presents.

Local bar owner helps families in need

Diego Ramos, the radio personality-turned-bar owner, opened his establishment on Sunday for people to bring gifts to be distributed to needy families.

The land of enchantment

Enchanted Land, at 2900 S. 20th St. in South Philadelphia, has its roots at the old Gaudio’s Garden and Craft Centers.

HellRaisers will donate toys to less-fortunate

The HellRaisers Motorcycle Club will be donating toys for less-fortunate families at an event on Saturday, Dec. 19, at Gibbons Police Athletic League, at Rising Sun and Longshore avenues.

Health Matters: December 16, 2015

Blood drive at Nazareth