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    Football camp in Frankford helps local youth win big

    The Youth Development Mentoring Program recently celebrated the 2011 graduation ceremony for the Youth Development Speed and Agility Football Camp, a six-week training program that taught football basics to children in the Frankford community. Curtis “Boonah” Brinkley, of the NFL’s San Diego Chargers, was a surprise special guest at the event, which was held at the Frankford Chargers Field on July 13. Only in its second year, the Speed and Agility Football Camp has built a solid reputation throughout the Northeast. This year’s camp included 120 athletes ages 5 through 13. In addition to football drills, the camp offered comprehensive character building with emphasis on academics, discipline, respect, dedication, teamwork and leadership.


    Football camp in Frankford helps local youth win big

    The Youth Development Mentoring Program recently celebrated the 2011 graduation ceremony for the Youth Development Speed and Agility Football Camp, a six-week training program that taught football basics to children in the Frankford community. Curtis “Boonah” Brinkley, of the NFL’s San Diego Chargers, was a surprise special guest at the event, which was held at the Frankford Chargers Field on July 13. Only in its second year, the Speed and Agility Football Camp has built a solid reputation throughout the Northeast. This year’s camp included 120 athletes ages 5 through 13. In addition to football drills, the camp offered comprehensive character building with emphasis on academics, discipline, respect, dedication, teamwork and leadership.


    Getting their kicks

    Melissa Benson just can’t get enough of Holy Family University’s soccer program.


    Getting their kicks

    Melissa Benson just can’t get enough of Holy Family University’s soccer program.


    Phillies show plenty of spark

    It is always good to end things on a positive note, and as the Phillies headed into the all-star break this  week, things could not have ended much better. 


    Phillies show plenty of spark

    It is always good to end things on a positive note, and as the Phillies headed into the all-star break this  week, things could not have ended much better. 


    Crime log

    The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.


    Crime log

    The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.


    Nothing minor about it

    Philly native Sean Murphy, who was drafted by the Oakland A’s last year, is now starting in Class A action.