Ex-president honored: The Rev. Joe Campellone was inducted into the Father Judge High School Hall of Fame on Thursday at the Vie, 600 N. Broad St. At left, Mary Campellone, his mother, places the Hall of Fame Medal around his neck. At right, Campellone enjoys a moment with current president Brian Patrick King.
Cirque du Soleil will be in town this week, as Ovo comes to Temple University’s Liacouras Center, 1776 N. Broad St.
The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.
In May 4 print editions, the Northeast Times published an article about a Philadelphia man who was sentenced to prison after his conviction on child pornography charges.
School spirit: Eagles guard Andrew Gardner joined Swoop and team cheerleaders at Watson T. Comly School in Somerton for the 15th annual Comcast Cares Day. The NFL Network donated $2,500 to Comly, a school of about 500 students in kindergarten through fifth grade at 1001 Byberry Road. More than 150 Comcast NBCUniversal employees and their families and friends also took part in a day of indoor and outdoor beautification projects, including cleaning, landscaping, painting and organizing library materials.
Thursday, May 12
Wildlife program at Holmesburg Library
The 15th Police District has announced dates and locations for all of its public meetings in May.
Firefly Music Festival is partnering with StubHub on ticket sales, with the company sponsoring the festival’s acoustic stage and café, “The Coffee House.”
General admission and VIP pass options are available for the Firefly Music Festival, June 16-19 at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway in Delaware.