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Religious Events: February 25, 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.


Grant application deadline nears

The deadline is March 1 for organizations in the 19154 ZIP code to apply for grants through the Philadelphia Mills Advisory Council.


St. Christopher to host Turn Back the Clock fundraiser

Alumni of St. Christopher School and parents of students are invited to the Turn Back the Clock adult social fundraiser at the school’s Trainer Hall, 13305 Proctor Road in Somerton. 


Pets of the Week: February 18, 2015

Panda needs a new playmate


Religious Events: February 18, 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.


St. Hubert High wins at National Cheerleading Championship

St. Hubert High School won the Large Junior Varsity division at the recent National High School Cheerleading Championship. The competition, sponsored by the Universal Cheerleaders Association, took place on Feb. 7 at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports at Disney World. The Bambies prevailed in a field of 12 teams. It was their second national championship in a row. The squad is coached by Lisa McNesby, a 1995 St. Hubert graduate. The three other teams representing St. Hubert all had top-10 finishes in their divisions. 


A day of service

The Holy Family University Day of Service marks the culmination of Charter Week 2015, celebrating the 61st anniversary of the university. Students, staff and faculty volunteered with nonprofit organizations to mark the occasion. Students volunteered for Philabundance in South Philadelphia, where they helped organize food


Local libraries offer programming

One Book One Philadelphia programming will be coming to several local libraries.


Ryan student attends medical conference

Karen Herrera, a sophomore at Archbishop Ryan High School, attended the recent Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Washington, D.C.


Lincoln High gets a presidential visit

Brian Wagner dressed up as Abraham Lincoln at Abraham Lincoln High School in celebration of the former president’s 206th birthday. The school handed out Tastykakes to students during lunch, while classmates took photos with Lincoln.