Liberti Church East is planning its annual Easter outreach program, which raised $40,000 last year to distribute 1,200 Easter meals to River Ward families in need. This year, it plans to raise $50,000 and dig two drinking water wells in Southern Sudan.
A local veterans’ group has honored Ret. Army Lt. Col. Kathy Brill for her long and distinguished career.
It was soaring rhetoric, but can it fly in the real world — you know, the world where congressional Republicans say no to everything?
State Sen. Mike Stack and the presidents of three civic associations have written letters to the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency, expressing their concern about a proposal to convert a six-story Holme Avenue convent into 44 apartments for veterans and other low-income individuals.
Opposition seems to be mounting against a proposal to convert a six-story Holme Avenue convent into 44 apartments for veterans and other low-income individuals.
After Sherry Britton was diagnosed with lung cancer in January 2007, she underwent four months of treatment at a hospital in Bangor, Maine, then traveled to a medical facility in Boston.
Army Pvt. Karim A. Walker and Army National Guard Pvt. Mary C. Logan have graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.