Northeast Times

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Race for the Cure is this Sunday

The 25th Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure will take place on Sunday, Mother’s Day at Eakins Oval/the Philadelphia Museum of Art.


Pets of the Week: May 6, 2015

Henry is a happy fellow 


Nazareth doctor wins award

Dr. Mark S. Codella, chairman of Nazareth Hospital’s medicine department and gastroenterologist with Fox Chase Gastroenterology, received the Dr. Stanley J. Skromak Award at Nazareth’s Doctors’ Day Celebration.


Mayfair Farmers Market continues May 17

The Mayfair Community Development Corporation has announced its 2015 Mayfair Farmers Market lineup.


Casino Trips: May 6, 2015

Rose’s Fun Filled Trips: June 29. Tropicana. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. More: July 13. Tropicana. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. More: Sept. 15. Tropicana. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. More: Oct. 28. $65 includes transportation, show, slot play and buffet. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422. ••


Candidates to visit Holmesburg Civic meeting

Holmesburg Civic Association will meet on Tuesday, May 12, and a number of candidates in the upcoming election will be in attendance.



Around town: May 6, 2015

Local park announces nature walk


Above and beyond

In addition to SPARC-simulated space flights, students are working on creating a competing robot designed to go underwater and check pipelines.


Volunteers clean Far Northeast roads

American Heritage Federal Credit Union’s Green Team hosted its fifth annual Family and Friends Adopt-A-Highway event on April 12. Volunteers took advantage of a beautiful spring day to clean two miles of Frankford Avenue (U.S. Route 13) between Academy and Knights roads in the Northeast. American Heritage will hold additional clean-ups throughout the year.