Northeast Times

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Trips: April 23, 2014

THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS Select dates in April 2014. Disney World special packages. Three days and four nights, or five days and four nights. Prices from $859 per person include roundtrip airfare between Philadelphia and Orlando, Disney magical express transfers, hotel accommodations, Disney four day park hopper pass, one free piece of baggage per person each way, taxes, fees and insurance. 610-892-1133.


Reunions: April 23, 2014

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS


Religious Events: April 23, 2014

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Harmonie Singing Society meets Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.



‘A Night of Magic’ benefit to be held this Saturday

A benefit is being planned for Jim Straub, a Mayfair native and Father Judge High School graduate who died of a brain tumor in January.


New trees to be planted at St. Hubert

The 300,000th tree to be planted as part of the city’s “Plant One Million” program will be put in the ground on Friday morning at St. Hubert Catholic High School for Girls.


NE woman receives inspiration award

LaRhonda Brunson, of the Northeast, is the first winner of JEVS Human Services’ Inspiration Award.


The golden years

The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 last week honored those who were celebrating their golden anniversaries of union membership with a special luncheon at the FOP’s new facility on Caroline Road in the Northeast. Eighty members with 50 years membership were honored. Among those marking the special anniversary was George McNesby (left), his wife, Judy, and their son, John McNesby, Lodge 5’s president. 


Crossan principal, student are honored

Lynne Millard, principal at Burholme’s Kennedy Crossan Elementary School, last week received a Pennsylvania House of Representatives citation from state Rep. Brendan Boyle for winning the Lindback Distinguished Principal Leadership Award.


Casino Trips: April 23, 2014

St. Bede’s Young at Heart Club May 6. Resorts Casino. Lunch at Tomasello’s Winery. Reserve by April 29. 215-598-3227. More: June 30. Bally’s Casino. Free bingo and coin for slots. Reserve by June 20. 215-598-3227. More: July 22. River Lady Boat Ride. $68 includes boat ride, full lunch, and casino TBA. 215-598-3227. More: Aug. 12. Mt. Airy Casino. $32 includes $25 coins and a full buffet. 215-598-3227.