In a story published by the Northeast Times on July 15, JEVS at Home was incorrectly identified as a program of JEVS Human Services. JEVS at Home is an affiliated agency of JEVS Human Services. Also, the value of the JEVS at Home Human Services Scholarship awarded to an Orleans Technical College student this year was about $12,000. Orleans Technical College has credit-transfer partnerships with Springfield College and Community College of Philadelphia. ••
The race for City Council at-large seats is competitive for both major parties.
Forty-seven volunteers, including 13 students representing four high schools, teamed with the Friends of Pennypack Park to collect 54 bags of litter from the park on March 28 in the FOPP’s first monthly cleanup event of the year.
‘The Shadow of a Gunman’ is the first of three plays by Sean O’Casey that will hit the stage leading up to the centennial of the 1916 Easter Rising.
A former Community College of Philadelphia student from Torresdale pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges on Thursday, admitting that he brought a gun to school and threatened a classmate with it last May.
Editor’s note: Here’s how the Times reported the Oct. 30, 1994 demolition of Sears by staff writer Mary Jane Thompson.
Santa is coming to Holmesburg Library
Donald “Guy” Generals has come to appreciate Community College of Philadelphia’s three regional centers during his four-plus months as CCP’s president.
The Philadelphia Fire Department gained a new commissioner on June 14, one day following the retirement of the often-controversial Lloyd Ayers, who served 40 years as a firefighter, including the last decade as commissioner. Mayor Michael Nutter named Derrick Sawyer as Ayers’ successor last month.