Art for the ages: Narissa Ferrer, a 92 year old artist, actress and Navy veteran, stands by an exhibition showcasing her work at Wesley Enhanced Living, 7040 Oxford Ave. She has over 40 paintings, and continues to expand her modern-style artwork.
All in the family: Maternity BVM School celebrated Grandparents Day on Nov. 30. Students played bingo with their grandparents, gave them a tour of the school and ate lunch together.
The Northeast Times Facebook page will feature A Magic Sleigh Ride with John McBride beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 13.
City Councilman Allan Domb (D-at large) last week made donations to five public schools, including two in the Northeast.
The Times’ 68th annual Eleanor Smylie Community Fund will help local families during the Christmas season.
Thursday, Dec. 8
Animal welfare fundraiser is Saturday
Patty needs a new best friend
A lesson in generosity: City Councilman Allan Domb (D-at large), pictured above visiting the kindergarten class at Hancock Elementary, donates his salary to public schools across Philadelphia. Recent recipients of donations are five schools in the Northeast: Abraham Lincoln and George Washington high schools, Austin Meehan Middle School and John Hancock and Watson Comly elementary schools.
CORA Services celebrated its 45th anniversary last week at its annual Champions for Children event at the Union League of Philadelphia.