Members of the Greater Bustleton Civic League last week conditionally approved a church’s plan to lease classroom space on the 600 block of Welsh Road to a charter school.
The School District of Philadelphia has named Edwin Forrest School’s Sharon Mora its teacher of the year for 2010-11.
“Listen!” Kevin Eubanks stressed to the young musicians gathered in Northeast High School’s Room 135 last Thursday. “You have to listen to the people next to you.”
A letter could be mailed with a 5-cent stamp when the cornerstone of Bustleton Elementary School was laid back in 1961.
Members of the Frankford Civic Association considered two zoning issues during their June 9 meeting, but the biggest topic discussed was a weekend flea market that has sprung up and has been growing on the 4200 block of Torresdale Ave. during the past year.
Imagine a hundred drummers drumming.
Members of the Greater Bustleton Civic League elected a new vice president during their June meeting at Temple Beth Ami on Old Bustleton Avenue.
Students at Northeast High were eager to create a mural in tribute to their school. The challenge was answering a basic question: What should the images be?
Whether it’s rocks or picture frames, Frankford artist Jean Grenfell Smith can see artistic possibilities in just about anything.
Joe Brown is still pitching.