The Take Back Your Neighborhood Civic Association observed a moment of silence for the shooting victims in Newtown, Conn., before welcoming comments from a police official, the city controller, a state representative and a two-time City Council candidate who specializes in economic development.
Shortly after noon on Friday, the news alerts began to appear on my cell phone.
“We will not let the Republicans end the guarantee of Medicare.” — U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz
Seniors on the Go Aug. 2 and Aug. 15. Showboat. $20, includes bus and $20 reel play. Bus leaves Hellerman Avenue and Walker Street at 9:30 a.m. Info: 215-744-4391.