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Around town: May 14, 2014

15th PDAC meeting rescheduled for May 19

Reunions: May 14, 2014


Religious Events: May 14, 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,

Strutting their support

Walking for a cause: Students at Henry W. Lawton School in Wissinoming make supportive posters for a Breast Cancer Awareness Walk around their school on Friday, May 9. Proceeds benefitted the Linda Creed Foundation. The walk was organized by first-grade teacher Linda Pratts Lopez, a breast cancer survivor. PHOTOS BY MARIA POUCHNIKOVA 

Casino Trips: May 14, 2014

Jeanes Hospital Auxiliary May 16. Mt. Airy Casino and the Tannersville Outlets. $48 includes roundtrip bus transportation, time to shop at the outlets, a full lunch buffet, an $25 in slot play. 215-379-4686.

Northeast Times endorses U.S. Rep. Schwartz for governor

Four Democrats are seeking their party’s nomination for governor on Tuesday, while vulnerable Gov. Tom Corbett is unopposed on the Republican ticket.

Northeast Times endorses state Sen. Mike Stack for lieutenant governor

Pennsylvania’s lieutenant governor has few official duties - president of the Senate, chair of the board of pardons - though it can be an important office.

In loving memory

Never forgotten: Verizon recently donated $8,750 to the Officer Daniel Boyle Scholarship Fund. The check presentation took place at Boyle Playground, named in memory of the slain officer. Pictured are (from left) City Councilman Brian O’Neill; Pat Boyle, Danny’s father; Frank Buzydlowski, Verizon’s director of government relations; and state Rep. Brendan Boyle. ••

Pets of the Week: May 7, 2014

Jake is a sweetheart