Northeast Times staff photographer Jenny Swigoda placed first in the National Press Photographers Association’s August Multimedia Contest for her audio slideshow that accompanied an in-depth story about the Philadelphia Veterans Comfort House and the veterans who rely on its services.
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.
Heather Schultz has battled mightily to cope with disability that resulted from a pool accident. Her latest accomplishment is a flight-training program that has enabled her to soar to exhilarating heights.
Northeast High graduate Shelley Lashley is bringing brawn and style to the gridiron, thanks to the Lingerie Football League.