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Turkey Day tradition: The Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade took place Sunday, Nov. 20. Hundreds of people fought the cold weather and occasional snow flakes with warm beverages and blankets, while watching the parade. In addition to Santa, spectators were able to watch live bands, neighborhood schools, dancers from local dance studios, Mummers, military servicemen and characters dressed in costume march through the streets of Mayfair and Holmesburg.
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.
Life of the party: Edith Kutcher turned 100 years old on Thursday, Nov. 17. She works as a volunteer librarian at KleinLife, 10100 Jamison Ave. Kutcher, a West Philadelphia native and retired stenographer, received a cake, balloons and flowers during her celebration.