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Toomey discusses tight race for Senate at Cannstatter’s

Republican senators cited Pat Toomey’s opposition to Obamacare, the Iran nuclear deal, job-killing regulations and sanctuary cities during the event. 


Still playing Hardball

Chris Matthews lived near 15th Street and Hunting Park Avenue in Nicetown back when it was a largely Irish and Polish neighborhood. Then, when he was 5, his family moved to the Far Northeast.


Something extraordinary

Bridesburg Recreation Center gears up for first-ever Comic Fest featuring local artists.


Reunions: October 26, 2016

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS


Religious Events: October 26, 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.


Pets of the Week: October 26, 2016

Give ChaCha a chance


With no opponent, Solomon still stays active

Jared Solomon has been busy since winning the 202nd Legislative District Democratic primary in April, but he’s not been asking for votes in the upcoming general election.


Mother and her kitten need a permanent home

Two cats, a mother and her son, who are living in a Castor Gardens foster home are looking for a permanent place to live.


More police presence, less crime in Frankford

It’s been two months since a new police bicycle patrol initiative hit the streets of Frankford and so far, it seems to be working. 


Local veteran honored for service

Philadelphia veterans of the Korean War recently received the ‘Ambassadors for Peace’ award during a ceremony at St. Katherine of Siena.