The Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Leadership Development Program teamed with Beneficial Bank and other sponsors to support The Salvation Army’s “Be Your Best 2014” after-school initiative.
During the course of a year, police officers can encounter some pretty wild situations. For Officer Timothy Taylor of the Northeast’s 7th district, wild became almost routine in 2013.
Somerton’s Cecilia Fernandes recently became the 12th member of her family to graduate from La Salle University.
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The Philadelphia Children’s Alliance recognized three Northeast residents during PCA’s annual Bear Affair fundraiser on May 1 at The Crystal Tea Room in Center City.
The first Philadelphia Bar, Nightlife & Hospitality Convention will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 29-30, at the Crystal Tea Room, at 100 E. Penn Square in Center City.
LaRhonda Brunson, of the Northeast, is the first winner of JEVS Human Services’ Inspiration Award.
Theater director and actor Matt Pfeiffer is a born-and-bred Philadelphian who grew up in the Northeast and now lives in South Philly.
He created some of the most memorable and inventive characters during his stint on Saturday Night Live, including Hanukkah Harry, Master Thespian, Annoying Man and one of his most popular, Tommy Flanagan, the Pathological Liar. Yeah! That’s the ticket!