G.E. RETIREES Feb. 7 to 14, 2015. Caribbean Cruise. $1399 per person, double occupancy includes roundtrip airfare, taxes and fees, port charges, meals, entertainment and $75 spending money. Visiting Nassau, St. Thomas and St. Maarten. 610-892-9767.
Nazareth Hospital holds weight-loss sessions
Golden Friends Dec. 31. Mt. Airy Casino. $65 includes show, lunch buffet and $15 slot play. 215-335-2287, 267-251-7422.
Holmesburg Library, 7810 Frankford Ave. (at Hartel Avenue), will host GED classes beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 14, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Classes will run every Wednesday through Feb. 18.
St. Cecilia Elementary School eighth-graders Mary Grace Meredith and Richard Nguyen have earned Neumann Scholarships, entitling them to full four-year scholarships to the archdiocesan high school of their choice.
The Northeast Times thanks its readers for their generous contributions to our Eleanor Smylie Community Fund.
The city is warning residents to be on the lookout for somebody posing as an inspector from the Department of Licenses and Inspections.
Whitney is wonderful
The Philadelphia Police Department and Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 recognized the following officers during an awards ceremony at the police unon’s Heroes Ballroom on Dec. 17: