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Now more than halfway through the 2014-15 high school basketball season, let’s take a look at how the area boys squads are faring. (Records are through Jan. 13.)
Thank you for Northeast Hall of Fame nominations
On May 14, the Northeast Times will celebrate its 29th annual Sports Awards Banquet at Cannstatter’s. In next week’s edition, the paper will publish a special banquet pullout section highlighting in detail all of this year’s winners.
Nominations are being accepted for the fourth induction class of the Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame.
For 35 years, there’s been plenty of talk about developing Benjamin Rush State Park at the Boulevard and Southampton Road, but not a lot of action.
— The inductees, living and deceased, will be honored at a ceremony at Holy Family in October.
Help, police: Beef up safety at school zone
Jessica Brown’s background has convinced her of the value of school sports programs. That’s why she is bringing them to a performing-arts high school.