FRIENDS OF TORRESDALE LIBRARY Aug. 19. Camden Riversharks game at Campbell’s Field, 401 N. Delaware Ave., Camden, N.J. $11. 1-866-SHARKS-9 or go to www.riversharks.com and click on Fundraising Program log-in icon, enter code “BOOKS,” click buy and select seats.
When Mayor John F. Street and Police Commissioner Sylvester Johnson shut down the Philadelphia Police Department’s mounted patrol in 2004, the unit was getting $190,000 in annual funding from the city.
Details are emerging on a plan that could finally see a new supermarket open at 2nd Street and Girard Avenue.