Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Philly Spring Cleanup to be held April 11

Glen Foerd on the Delaware will take part in the annual Philly Spring Cleanup on Saturday, April 11, and invites the public to join in the effort.

Mayoral forum scheduled for Friday

The Fox Chase Homeowners Association will sponsor a mayoral forum on Friday, April 10, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Fox Chase Elementary School, 500 Rhawn St.

Around town: April 8, 2015

St. Luke’s holding flea market on Saturday

Orleans Tech changes name

Orleans Technical Institute held a ceremony to change its name to Orleans Technical College on March 30. 

Embracing a ‘City of Champions’

Mayor Michael Nutter last week cut a ribbon unveiling a “City of Champions” mural on an exterior wall at Spike’s Trophies, home to the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame.

AgustaWestland donates $100k to local school

AgustaWestland has donated $100,000 to St. Martin of Tours School, an Independence Mission School located at 5450 Roosevelt Blvd. in Oxford Circle.

Local doctor offers tips for poison prevention

Dr. Gerald Wydro, chair of emergency medicine at Aria Health’s Torresdale Campus emergency department, offers the following tips for poison prevention:

Reading is believing

Agora Cyber Charter School sponsored a Read Across America Month event at Northeast Regional Library on March 26. The event featured Dr. Seuss stories, arts and crafts, a costume parade and a visit by the Cat in the Hat. 

Trips: April 1, 2015

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS April 25 to 28. Disney World. $2899 includes 4 days and 3 nights, roundtrip airfare, taxes, fees, Park Hopper admission and transfers. 610-892-1133.

Religious Events: April 1, 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,