Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Pets of the Week: November 12, 2014

Wren loves to play


Jeanes distributing community grants

The Anna T. Jeanes Foundation, which supports Jeanes Hospital, is accepting applications for its 2014 community grants program, which is designed to provide funding for projects that promote the health, wellness and safety of communities in the hospital’s service areas.


Keeping it clean and green in Frankford

Some of the 300 volunteers who swept through the Frankford business corridor gathered in the parking lot of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church on the 4400 block of Frankford Avenue on Nov. 8 before descending on the Avenue to pick up 9,994 pounds of litter and debris. On the same day, at nearby Overington Park at Orthodox and Pilling, 26 volunteers cleaned up the green space and planted 100 crocuses and some daffodils. Mezalik Design Studio also made a new sign for the park, which went up on Nov. 8. 


Klein JCC salutes local veterans

The Klein JCC held a ceremony last Wednesday, Nov. 5, in honor of veterans. A World War II veteran, Arthur Rubinstein, discussed his experience in the military. The audience saluted the speaker and the flag during a flag-folding demonstration. 


Religious Events: November 12, 2014

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.


Calendar of Events: November 12, 2014

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Around town: November 12, 2014

Burholme groups collecting food donations


Torresdale Library educates vets about benefits

Torresdale Library held a Veterans Day program on Monday. Local veterans met with Joseph Buckley, service officer for the state Veterans of Foreign Wars, to learn about benefits from the Veterans Affairs. 


Supreme Court to hear arguments in Lynn appeal

State Supreme Court justices will hear oral arguments in the case of Monsignor William Lynn in Harrisburg on Nov. 18, according to court records.


Reunions: November 5, 2014

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