Northeast Times

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Around town: August 6, 2014

Protestant Home to host concert



Kitchen closes Lawndale office

Due to redistricting, state Sen. Shirley Kitchen has had to close her satellite office in Lawndale.


Former traffic judges cleared of most serious charges

A federal jury last week found four former Traffic Court judges guilty of lying, but acquitted them and three others of the more serious charges of conspiracy and wire and mail fraud.


Clarification

In last week’s editions, the Northeast Times reported that efforts are underway to erect a memorial bench to Pennypack Creek drowning victims including Brandon Boyle. In fact, there are at least two simultaneous memorial bench efforts. Boyle’s family and friends began one fundraising campaign via the gofundme.com website. A second campaign to memorialize other Pennypack drowning victims is in the planning stages. ••


Cardone Industries hosts ribbon-cutting event after completion of renovations

Cardone Industries, at 5501 Whitaker Ave., held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 18 to mark completion of stormwater management renovations.



Attorney general warns public about several scams

The office of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane this week issued warnings about a few scams that have been making the rounds. Again.


Around town: July 30, 2014

EPIC group to meet July 31