“We need to stand lock step with the police. The police are the cornerstones of the community.” — Melissa Murray Bailey
Disgarded leaves will be picked up citywide
Showing they care: The Auto Dealers CARing for Kids Foundation’s Driving Away the Cold program distributed approximately 7,000 new winter coats to students from the Philadelphia School District, including local students from Stearne School, on Oct. 14.
Sixteen volunteers from the Friends of Pennypack Park helped make Northeast Philadelphia look a lot nicer for Pope Francis’ visit to the area last month. They removed 36 bags of litter and two bags of recyclable cans from the area of the park across State Road from Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility.
Dan Tinney hopes voters look at his resume when they go to the polls on Nov. 3 to elect seven at-large City Council members.
Residents of Upper Holmesburg could soon learn the identity of the organization that will get the next crack at redeveloping the former Liddonfield Homes public housing project.
Anthony Steckley’s perseverance was recently recognized by JEVS during the annual Strictly Business awards luncheon.
Former Philadelphia Mayor and Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell joined U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle at a Roosevelt Boulevard intersection on Oct. 12 to issue a public demand for Congress’ renewal of federal funding for the nation’s road, bridges and transit systems.
Middle-age boy seeks love
Paul Panepinto, a Philadelphia Common Pleas Court judge, is calling on voters to elect him as an independent to Pennsylvania Supreme Court.