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    Catch him if you can

    For a guy who ran for 2,055 yards and 21 touchdowns a season ago, Samir Bullock has mastered the art of being humble. That, says his head coach at Archbishop Ryan, is the measure of the man.


    Celebrating life

    Pamela Fauntleroy and Colleen Hofmeister were among the stars on Friday at Cancer Treatment Centers of America’s Celebrate Life 2013, its annual ceremony that honors five-year survivors.


    Span of the centuries

    — Cows, wagons, oxen and sheep, and other good stuff, have graced what is believed to be America's oldest roadway bridge, in Holmesburg.


    Headed for the Hall of Fame

    — Northeast Philadelphia is rich in history and nowhere is that more evident than in the old houses of worship that are located there.


    Fitting memorial

    For nine decades, the grave of a World War I soldier from Tacony lacked an important finishing touch. Pfc. Oxley has been properly saluted.


    Keeping memories afloat

    A former sailor on the USS Forrestal organizes a ceremony to salute the ship and remember a deadly fire.


    World champions

    He’s gone from coaching youth hockey in Northeast Philadelphia to helping teams conquer the world. And through it all, one thing has remained the same — his love for the game.