The recent Lawncrest Community Association meeting attracted a bunch of local elected officials and high-ranking police officials.
When U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey visited the Times’ offices last Friday, he identified Iran’s nuclear weapons program as the top international issue facing America.
September is national Hunger Action Month. Check out how your local representatives worked toward the cause.
“She had a sense of who she was and what she was all about that was very special.” — Rev. Joseph Campellone
Brian O’Neill and Joan Krajewski were both elected to City Council in 1979 and represented most of the Northeast for more than 30 years.
Holmesburg’s Carmen Wallace works at a health-care center and needed some time off in December because she was battling an illness.
— Fed up with rotten tenants and their landlords? So is City Council, which is tackling the issue.
— Convicted felon John Perzel, the one-time popular political powerhouse from the Great Northeast, is heading to prison.