Somerton Civic Association recently partnered with MaST Charter School for a Career Day.
Animal rescue holding fundraiser
The Streets Department’s Leaf and Recycling Program will begin on Monday, Nov. 10, and will run through Friday, Dec. 19.
Truckloads of new winter coats that will be given to needy area children arrived at the YMCA on Knights Road Monday morning.
St. Christopher Elementary School in Somerton last week hosted It’s Book Time with Ronald McDonald. The program was designed to inspire elementary and preschool children to read for fun and to respect and value books. The show encouraged kids in pre-kindergarten to fourth grade to set aside time to read.
Members of the Frankford Neighborhood Advisory Committee voted to not oppose a pizza shop’s application for a zoning variance that would allow an illuminated sign at Torresdale Avenue and Anchor Street.
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, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.
Daisy needs a new home
JOHNNY TOCCO’S DANCERS Oct. 11. Riviera Maya, Mexico. $1,540 for a 7-day all inclusive vacation. 610-322-2986 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.