Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Church to host community festival

Holmesburg Baptist Church, at 7927 Frankford Ave., will hold a community festival on Saturday, July 12.


Paying tribute

Wesley Enhanced Living held a ceremony for its veteran residents during a Fourth of July celebration. PHOTOS BY MARIA POUCHNIKOVA


Freedom rings

Fourth of July festivities in Lawncrest. PHOTOS BY MARIA POUCHNIKOVA



Wolf has lead over Corbett in recent poll

Democrat Tom Wolf has a big lead over Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, according to the Franklin & Marshall College Poll that was released last week.


Shadowboxers and Luke Elliot to perform Tuesday

The Shadowboxers and Luke Elliot will perform tonight, Tuesday, July 8, at MilkBoy Philly, at 11th and Chestnut streets.


Councilman O’Neill gives out activities grants

City Councilman Brian O’Neill distributed Philadelphia Activities Fund grants to various volunteer organizations in the 10th Councilmanic District.


Corbett signs bill for dyslexia intervention program

Gov. Tom Corbett last week signed into law House Bill 198, the Dyslexia and Early Literacy Intervention Pilot Program, sponsored by state Rep. Ed Neilson.


Casino Trips: July 2, 2014

St. Anne’s Senior Center July 8. Resorts Casino. $30 or $25 for members includes transportation and a slot play package. 215-426-9799.


Play time in Northeast Philly

Children ages 8-12 are invited to sign up for the free Philly Play summer camp, which starts on Monday, July 7. The Philly Play initiative is led by City Councilman Bobby Henon.