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Editorial cartoonist book now available

Longtime Times editorial cartoonist Tom Stiglich has published Divided We Stand, a book featuring some of his best work.


City residents urged to apply for tax credit

Marisa Waxman, of the city Department of Revenue, last week urged members of the Lawncrest Community Association to apply for the Earned Income Tax Credit, which is a refundable tax credit implemented by the IRS that is available to low- to moderate-income individuals and families.



Around Town: February 24, 2016

Dr. Seuss party at Holmesburg Library


Trump criticizes local companies for layoffs

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump condemns Northeast Philadelphia’s Cardone Industries and Mondelez on the campaign trail. 


Robotics program showcased at Holmesburg Civic meeting

Students from New Foundations Charter High School showcased their robotics program at last week’s Holmesburg Civic Association meeting.


Oldtimers honor three

The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association last week named its Man of the Year and honored two people with the William “Pickles” Kennedy Award.


Northeast native competes on ‘Survivor’

A Northeast native will be competing on Survivor: Kaoh Rong, which debuts on CBS 3 on Wednesday at 8 p.m.


Mayfair CDC executive director wanted

The nonprofit Mayfair Community Development Corp. is looking for an executive director.


Local students honor police and firefighters

Students of St. Christopher School in Somerton honored police and firefighters from the community, including those whose children attend the school, during Catholic Schools Week commemorations on Feb. 2.