Northeast Times

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A community that cares

The Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association held its annual Northeast Celebration at Max Myers Playground on Saturday. They offered games, health screenings, raffles, food and information on local events and services. 

Boyle Braves are crowned champions

A big hit: The Boyle Braves from the Daniel Boyle Memorial Recreation Center in Somerton won this year’s Babe Ruth Classic League championship in a double-elimination tournament. Players include (top row, from left) Matt Smith, Tom Koelzer, Kiernan Macrone, Zach Zajac, Dan Schuhl, Ryan Dydak, John Rizzo and Tyler Donnelly, (bottom row) Willie McGuckin, Frank Grimes, Anthony Grimaldi, Tom Derer, Brian Miracle and Joe Derer. 

Around Town: August 26, 2015

Beef and beer at St. Martin’s

Sports Shorts: August 19, 2015

Police baseball game is Aug. 28

Scholars: August 19, 2015

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. 

Pets of the Week: August 19, 2015

Duce has a winning personality

Celebrating a milestone

80 years of Social Security: The Social Security Administration last week celebrated the 80th anniversary of Social Security with events across the country, including one at the office at 2373 Welsh Road. The Social Security Act was signed on Aug. 14, 1935. Employees purchased a cake for the party with their own money, with no costs to taxpayers. State Rep.-elect Ed Neilson was among the guests at the local celebration (center). 

Bustleton Bengals crowned champs

Scoring big in Bustleton: Congratulations to the Bustleton Bengals Dept. Of Rec 14 and under champions! Picture are (bottom row) Dominick Newkumet, Brian Ackerman, Anthony Niblick, Brendan Lash, Colin McNicholas, (top row) Ryan Bennett, coach Kevin McNicholas, Michael Waring, coach Jim Bennett, Tyler Hurst, Vincent Dixon, coach Jim Waring and Sean Shields. Not pictured are Colin Boyd, Jerry Weiss and Darlyn Veeta.