The Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association met on Sept. 11, and members gave a standing ovation to 2nd Police District community relations officer Dianne Murphy in observance of the 13th anniversary of the terrorist bombings that killed hundreds of first responders.
Protestant Home to host concert
Due to redistricting, state Sen. Shirley Kitchen has had to close her satellite office in Lawndale.
Gov. Tom Corbett is pleased with the latest jobs report for Pennsylvania.
Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association recently honored five winners of an essay contest.
The 13th Congressional District race is down to swimming pool company owner Dee Adcock, a Republican, and Democratic state Rep. Brendan Boyle.
State Rep. Brendan Boyle on Tuesday won a surprisingly easy victory in the 13th Congressional District Democratic primary, declaring victory at about 10 p.m. at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 headquarters in the Far Northeast.
Candidates in Tuesday’s election made late pitches to voters at last week’s Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association meeting, held at the Wesley Enhanced Living site at 7040 Oxford Ave.
Pennsylvania voters will be going to the polls in less than three weeks, and some local races are hotly contested.