Articles by Tom Waring

Thanksgiving parade plans finalized

The Mayfair Business Association last week began finalizing plans for Sunday’s Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade.

Northeast chooses Clinton, but that’s not enough

Hillary Clinton, like fellow Democrat Barack Obama four years earlier, won the presidential vote in the Northeast.

GOP reps survive

State legislators Martina White and John Taylor fought off tough challenges on Tuesday. 

Two hours until the polls close

It’s Election Day, and polls will be open for a couple of more hours.

Portion of Academy Road dedicated to fallen fire chief

A ceremony was held on Sunday morning to dedicate a portion of Academy Road as the Michael R. Goodwin Sr. Memorial Highway.

New class inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame

The Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame last week inducted its 13th class during a ceremony at the Hilton on City Line Avenue.

Tiffany Trump makes appearance at Philadelphia Republican Party headquarters

Tiffany Trump, daughter of Donald Trump, appeared on Wednesday at Philadelphia Republican Party headquarters, 3525 Cottman Ave.

White, Darragh clash in first and only debate

Residents of the 170th Legislative District last week had a chance to see state Rep. Martina White and challenger Matt Darragh differ in a debate on issues such as abortion, school funding, sanctuary cities and the presidential candidates.

Taylor, Hohenstein use attack ads in final week of campaign

State Rep. John Taylor (R-177th dist.) and Democrat Joe Hohenstein are Northwood neighbors, but their campaign is getting heated in the final week.

Cookies: Something Democrats, Republicans can agree on

If you can’t wait until Tuesday to show your support for Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, cookie lovers can vote for their favorite presidential candidate by visiting Wein­rich’s Bakery, at 55 Ea­st­on Road in Wil­low Grove.