Battalion Chief Charles LePre, who last year celebrated his 50th anniversary with the Fire Department, was honored during last week’s LaSalle-George Washington game at the university’s Gola Center. Also honored during a game timeout were two Philadelphia police officers and a paramedic.
New Year’s Day wasn’t so joyful for a clerk at a 7-Eleven in Lawndale. Not only did the woman have to work, a robber held a knife to her back.
My serious mistake had been to believe a friend who had uttered those seven seductive words, “Have I got a guy for you!”
Cyber classmates meet in the Northeast
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GIBBONS ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION Nov. 9. New York. Package includes transportation, refreshments, two-hour luncheon cruise on the Spirit of New York and Radio City Christmas show. 215-722-8825, 215-674-3863. GETAWAY TRAVEL CLUB Nov. 10. “Sugar Babies” at the Ritz Theater. $69 includes brunch buffet at the Coastline Restaurant. $73 for guests. 215-698-8762.
Plaque to memorialize drowning victim
If you’re going to appeal your property’s new city assessment, you don’t have much time left to do it.