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Upper Holmesburg up in arms over debris, odors

Britton Industries, which has a site on Torresdale Ave., has been issued 12 violations and fined $12,000 since last December.


Scholars: May 25, 2016

A total of 408 Mansfield University students have been named to the dean’s list. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must attend the university full-time and earn at least a 3.5 GPA. Area students who earned this recognition were Brittany Blair and Willie Scott.


Rendell: ‘There are probably more ugly women in America than attractive women’

The Philadelphia Republican Party is criticizing former Mayor and Gov. Ed Rendell for comments made to the Washington Post.


Religious Events: May 25, 2016

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.


Police protester arrested on gun, assault charges

Tony Soto allegedly impersonated a cop and pointed a gun at neighbors during an argument over parking in Oxford Circle. 


Pets of the Week: May 25, 2016

Panda trained, ready for home


Parkwood promotes library perks

Members of the Parkwood Civic Association learned how to clean up eyesores in their community and where to go for some learning and fun last week.


Mayfair Civic Association celebrates homecoming

Anthony Luca, captain of the 15th Police District, and Kathryn Ott Lovell, commissioner of the city’s parks and rec department, spoke at the group’s meeting. 


First-year reflection

State Rep. Martina White has been in office since April 2015, and almost immediately authored a House resolution that passed unanimously declaring Year of the Law Enforcement Officer.


Faith in the future

The Northeast Times sits down with St. Hubert’s new president.