Northeast Times

 Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Winners announced in Mayfair decoration contest

Organizers of the first Mayfair Christmas Decoration Contest named three winners out of 50 nominees.


Students raise funds for cancer

The George Washington High School National Honor Society raised $2,200 for a breast cancer charity during a recent Walk For a Cure in the football stadium.


Pets of the Week: January 8, 2014

Max needs a new friend


Calendar of Events: January 8, 2014

 Thursday, January 9


Around town: January 8, 2014

PhillyRising session at Frankford library


Soldier gets a warm welcome

Rhawnhurst residents recently welcomed neighbor A.J. Logan home from a tour in Afghanistan.


Trips: January 8, 2014

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Religious Events: January 8, 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, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.


Blanket donations warm hearts

State Rep. John Sabatina Jr. (D-174th dist.) thanks the community for its donations of blankets and thermal underwear for St. Francis Inn Ministries, a Kensington-based charity that serves the poor and homeless.


Local librarian honored

David Payne was honored before his recent departure as head librarian at the Tacony branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia.