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Lackman Playground looking good after extensive renovations

A few years back, longtime Morefield Road resident Jerry Boardman noticed that Lackman Playground was starting to deteriorate.


The golden years

Ray Minger is celebrating his 50th anniversary of teaching tae kwon do. 


Despite opposition, plans for billboard move forward

The Zoning Board of Adjustment’s opinion on plans for a new digital sign along Interstate 95 has members of the East Torresdale Civic Association seeing stars.



Around Town: August 17, 2016

Grants available for yard-tree giveaways


The Trump effect

Northeast Republicans discuss how their party’s presidential candidate will influence local politics. 


Senatorial candidate holds fundraiser at McKenna’s

Ross Feinberg, Republican candidate in the 5th Senatorial District, is running on a platform to “Make the Great Northeast Great Again.”


Reunions: August 10, 2016

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS


Religious Events: August 10, 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.


Raffle winners awarded at Lawncrest meeting

The Lawncrest 4th of July Committee and Collins ShopRite presented ShopRite gift cards to the winners of the July 4 celebration raffle during the recent Lawncrest Community Association meeting.