Articles by Northeast Times Staff

St. Hubert High School names new president

The Office of Catholic Education and the Faith in the Future Foundation on Tuesday announced the appointment of Lizanne Magarity-Pando as the president of St. Hubert High School. Pando succeeds Frank Farrell, who vacated the position of president in the spring of 2015 to assume the role of director of financial aid in the OCE.


Religious Events: April 27, 2016

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.


Providing nourishment

The need to feed: Students at Gilbert Spruance Public School recently helped package food to be donated to Stop Hunger Now as part of their Need in Deed school project. 


Philadelphia Protestant Home honors award recipients

The Philadelphia Protestant Home recently hosted the 10th annual Bergdoll Society Dinner in its social hall.


Pets of the Week: April 27, 2016

Adopt this dog, for Pete’s sake


Mapping out a trip to Harrisburg

Global star: Jomal Mathew, a sixth-grader at Maternity BVM Elementary School, was the only Philadelphia qualifier to the National Geographic State Bee. Jomal competed in the state meet at the State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg. To qualify, he won a school competition and then had to take a 70-question online test. “We are very proud of Jomal,” said Rosemary Washburn, Jomal’s sixth-grade teacher. 


Local students walk for a cause

St. Albert the Great Elementary School students last Friday afternoon participated in the Race for Education, the school’s biggest fundraiser of the year.



Around Town: April 27, 2016

Bob Pantano Dance Party at Cannstatter’s


A tradition of excellence

A sacred celebration: KleinLife, 10100 Jamison Ave., hosted a celebration that marked the observance of the Jewish holiday of Passover. The Passover Seder includes a festive holiday meal filled with traditional ethnic dishes.