Northeast Times

 Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Religious Events: October 28, 2015

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,

Parx Casino announces expansion

Parx Casino, located at 2999 Street Road in Bensalem, announced plans for the first part of a multi-phase expansion project for its Bucks County property.

Crime log: October 28, 2015

Sept. 21 through Oct. 4

Class is in session

School bells ring: Tacony Academy Charter, 6201 Tacony St., celebrated its brand new high school building on Friday, Oct. 16. There was a ribbon cutting ceremony and performances by the Cheyney University “Soulful Sound” Marching Band during the grand opening festivities. 

Around town: October 28, 2015

Disgarded leaves will be picked up citywide

Warm hearts

Showing they care: The Auto Dealers CARing for Kids Foundation’s Driving Away the Cold program distributed approximately 7,000 new winter coats to students from the Philadelphia School District, including local students from Stearne School, on Oct. 14. 

Public officials encourage funding for roadways

Former Philadelphia Mayor and Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell joined U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle at a Roosevelt Boulevard intersection on Oct. 12 to issue a public demand for Congress’ renewal of federal funding for the nation’s road, bridges and transit systems.

Pets of the Week: October 21, 2015

Middle-age boy seeks love