Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Trips: February 4, 2015

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.


City Councilman introduces resolution for income equality

City Councilman Ed Neilson has introduced a resolution calling for the creation of a special City Council committee on income equality.


Religious Events: February 4, 2015

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.


A groundhog celebration

Grey Lodge Pub held its 14th annual Groundhog Day event on Monday. Starting at 7 a.m., local residents participated in Hawaiian shirt and hula hoop contests and a dance-off. 


St. Christopher School honors local police and firefighters

St. Christopher School in Somerton honored local police and firefighters for their dedicated service during the school’s Community Day on Jan. 28.


Reunions: February 4, 2015

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS


Around town: February 4, 2015

Holmesburg Library has story time for preschool children


BSM purchases Philadelphia Weekly and South Philly Review

Broad Street Media has purchased Philadelphia Weekly and the South Philly Review. The deal was finalized on Monday, Feb. 2; official announcements were made this morning.


Pets of the Week: January 28, 2015

Bruce wants a new playmate


Family celebrates two births hours apart

Two sisters from the Northeast gave birth to girls five hours apart on Jan. 19 at Holy Redeemer Hospital in Meadowbrook.