Four Nazareth Academy students were selected to participate in the 50-member high school choir that will sing as part of Sunday’s Mass celebrated by Pope Francis on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The students are senior Victoria Sanchez, junior Marne Brown and sophomores Dana Glavin and Jackie Ricafort.
Holy Family University invites the community to watch Sunday’s Mass celebrated by Pope Francis on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Franklin Square, located at 6th and Race streets, will have a jumbotron broadcasting live all Pope Francis-related events on Saturday and Sunday.
Just bag it: Above, Deb Mikus, branch manager at the Lawncrest Library, helps bag groceries at the ShopRite at Oxford Avenue and Levick Street in Oxford Circle in recognition of National Hunger Month. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTOS
Thursday, Sept. 24
Words of wisdom: Mayor Michael Nutter receives a St. Hubert High School shirt from the Principal Dr. Joanne H. Walls during its back-to-school day assembly on Sept. 9. The mayor visited the Torresdale Avenue school and gave an inspirational speech to students.
Tacony Civic to sponsor seasonal concert
The final seasonal concert sponsored by the Tacony Civic Association will take place on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at Disston Recreation Center, 4510 Disston St.
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.
Keepsakes: St. Jude Religious Store, 4201 Neshaminy Blvd. in Bensalem, has an array of Pope Francis commemorative items for sale, including statues, rosaries, books and mugs, among other merchandise.