There were no guest speakers at last week’s Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association meeting, but members enjoyed a nice meal and a mini-concert that featured Christmas music.
— As the NE Chamber celebrates its 90th anniversary, the governor talks up the value of the private sector.
— The Republicans were not much of a Grand Old Party in Northeast Philly last week. Democrats won throughout the area.
— In NE Philly, no surprises in races for Congress and state House and Senate seats.
Democratic state Sen. Mike Stack easily beats Republican challenger Michael Tomlinson.
— The presidential race gets top billing, of course, but many important decisions await you when you get into the privacy of the voting booth.