Congregations of Shaare Shamayim assembled for the ceremonial lighting of the “World’s Largest Balloon Menorah” as part of their Hanukkah celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 17. The menorah’s height exceeded the current record of 20 feet by more than two feet.
Hanukkah is wrapping up, and Christmas Eve is upon us.
The deadline is Jan. 9 to nominate someone for the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame.
Lawncrest residents who have questions about the law and city services don’t have to go far to get some answers.
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Klein JCC held a ceremony in honor of the first day of Hanukkah on Wednesday, Dec. 17.
A jolly good time: The 2nd Police District hosted a Christmas party on Tuesday, Dec. 16.
State Rep. Kevin Boyle on Dec. 5 reintroduced legislation to strengthen the state’s hate crimes law. Boyle’s bill would expand the offense of ethnic intimidation to include malicious intention against the actual or perceived ancestry, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity of an individual or group of individuals.
Two more members of the Northeast-based Ironworkers Local 401 on Tuesday pleaded guilty to their roles in incidents that caused destruction at construction sites.