Northeast Times

 Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Celebrating diversity at Creighton

Students at Universal Creighton Charter School at 501 Tabor Road hosted their inaugural Multicultural Day on May 23 in celebration of their own diversity and diversity in the community.



Trips: July 9, 2014

BENSALEM SENIOR CITIZENS’ ASSOCIATION July 14. USO Tour. $87 includes luncheon, transportation, taxes and tips. 215-742-3898, 215-884-3820.


Casino Trips: July 9, 2014

St. Bede’s Young at Heart Club Aug. 12. Mt. Airy Casino. $32 includes $25 coins and a full buffet. 215-598-3227.


Church to host community festival

Holmesburg Baptist Church, at 7927 Frankford Ave., will hold a community festival on Saturday, July 12.


Veterans event is July 22

The Deer Meadows retirement community, 8301 Roosevelt Blvd., will conduct an information event for veterans or the families of vets at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22. 


Reunions: July 9, 2014

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS


Hazardous waste can be dropped off

The city Department of Streets invites the public to drop off household hazardous waste on Thursday, July 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the department’s center at State Road and Ashburner Street.


Religious Events: July 9, 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.


Wolf has lead over Corbett in recent poll

Democrat Tom Wolf has a big lead over Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, according to the Franklin & Marshall College Poll that was released last week.