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    Oldtimers award four honorees

    The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association last week honored four people with the William “Pickles” Kennedy Award.


    Plans for Philadelphia2035 projects progress in Fox Chase

    The city’s long-term planning initiative known as Philadelphia2035 contains countless localized development projects sought by neighbors in their communities. In Fox Chase, residents may realize two of those wish-list items long before 2035.


    Wolf, Stack prevail in Pa.

    Democrats Brendan Boyle and Mike Driscoll win open seats for the U.S. and Pennsylvania House of Representatives. 


    Meet the candidates

    Pennsylvania voters will go to the polls next Tuesday, and a change in the governor’s mansion is looking likely.


    Letter about campaign sign appears to be phony

    In a letter to the editor in last week’s Times, a woman named “Jenn Michaelson” claimed that a campaign sign for Dee Adcock, the Republican candidate in the 13th Congressional District, fell onto Woodhaven Road and caused a four-inch-long scratch on her car.


    War of words

    Former U.S. Rep. Joe Hoeffel authors book criticizing the Bush administration.

    On Oct. 10, 2002, former U.S. Rep. Joe Hoeffel made what he calls “the biggest mistake” of his political career.


    Unlocking a mystery

    There’s a lot going on in The Angel of Losses, Somerton native Stephanie Feldman’s first novel. There are mysteries within mysteries, stories within stories, history, mythology and discovery.


    Expanding care

    Aria Health debuts a $37.1 million emergency department and Level II trauma center this week at its Torresdale campus.

    Looking for the epicenter of America’s health care crisis? Look no further than hospital emergency rooms.


    GWHS students arrested in school fight

    Three George Washington High students have been arrested on assault charges related to a June 2 fight. School District Police Sgt. Daryl Giles, one of the cops who broke up the brawl, later that day was found unconscious at the school and was taken to Holy Redeemer hospital in Montgomery County, where he was pronounced dead.