Northeast Times

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Around town: April 23, 2014

Softball tourney set for Saturday

New trees to be planted at St. Hubert

The 300,000th tree to be planted as part of the city’s “Plant One Million” program will be put in the ground on Friday morning at St. Hubert Catholic High School for Girls.

Reunions: April 23, 2014


Alt-rock band Melodime to perform April 22 at North Star

The Virginia-based, Southern-flavored alternative rock band Melodime will perform tonight, Tuesday, April 22, at the North Star Bar, at 2639 Poplar St. in Fairmount.

Casino Trips: April 16, 2014

St. Bede’s Young at Heart Club May 6. Resorts Casino. Lunch at Tomasello’s Winery. Reserve by April 29. 215-598-3227. More: June 30. Bally’s Casino. Free bingo and coin for slots. Reserve by June 20. 215-598-3227.

Around town: April 16, 2014

LIHEAP deadline extended

Trips: April 16, 2014

THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS Select dates in April 2014. Disney World special packages. Three days and four nights, or 5 days and four nights. Prices from $859 per person include roundtrip airfare between Philadelphia and Orlando, Disney magical express transfers, hotel accommodations, Disney four day park hopper pass, one free piece of baggage per person each way, taxes, fees, and insurance. 610-892-1133.

Displaying history

Flyered up: The Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame currently has a display marking the 40th anniversary of the Philadelphia Flyers’ first Stanley Cup championship victory. The display is also part of the 85th birthday of Spike’s Trophies, at 2701 Grant Ave. There is various memorabilia displayed in connection with the Flyers championship team, including signed champagne bottles, skates, kneepads and hockey sticks. PHOTOS BY MARIA POUCHNIKOVA

Pets of the Week: April 16, 2014

Nutmeg needs a nice home