The iconic Nabisco bakery tower will be demolished, and a Wawa will be built on the site, at 12000 Roosevelt Blvd.
Helping hands: Lt. Gov. Mike Stack (left) attended the annual Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia Super Sunday phone-a-thon at the Jewish Relief Agency warehouse at 10980 Dutton Road. Super Sunday is an effort to raise millions of dollars to support programs for food assistance, at-risk seniors and families in need in the Philadelphia region and abroad.
The Northeast Times would like to congratulate the following college graduates, students who were named to their school’s dean’s list, and area residents who recently received special honors.
The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association earlier this month honored three people with the William “Pickles” Kennedy Award.
Thursday, Feb. 23
Narcan training session at Christ the King
State Rep. John Taylor (R-177th dist.) will hold a community meeting to show families dealing with opioid addictions how to administer the drug Narcan to rescue people suffering an overdose.
Mayor Jim Kenney visited Swenson Arts and Technology School in recognition of February being Career and Technical Education Month.
State Sen. John Sabatina Jr. (D-5th dist.) voted against a bill that would withhold state funding for sanctuary cities such as Philadelphia.
Navy needs a new home