Christmas Masses at BVM
Police Officer Stephen Gantz was honored as Officer of the Month for the 7th district during a recent meeting of the 7th Police District Advisory Council.
Three police officers from the 2nd district received Officer of the Month awards during the Dec. 13 meeting of the 2nd Police District Advisory Council. The awardees were Padraic Feeney for September, Danielle Walsh for October and Ryan McGinnis for November.
The Northeast Times is sponsoring a Christmas decorating contest.
The American Legion Recreation Center playground has undergone major renovations and is already receiving rave reviews.
Songs and Santa: Children enjoyed sitting on Santa’s lap, doing arts and crafts and listening to beautiful music on Saturday when the Glen Foerd Mansion celebrated Christmas.
The Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association last week listened to a proposal to legalize a duplex at 7242 Algon Ave.
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.
Next year, Glen Foerd will revive its boating heritage with the construction of a launch dock and the development of environmental programs.
Former city Managing Director Rich Negrin announced that he is seeking the Democratic nomination for district attorney next year.