Rasheed Black and Hassan Brockman have been playing organized football since they were 8 and 6 years old, respectively. In fact, growing up as youngsters playing Pop Warner football in Philadelphia, Black and Brockman often saw each other on the gridiron.
Six patrol officers who made arrests in three violent crimes have been honored by the 2nd Police District Advisory Council and Capt. Frank Palumbo, the district’s commander, as officers of the month — for May, June and July.
With summer around the corner, the Piazza at Schmidt’s will see weekend after weekend of large-scale concerts and festivals, and neighbors are already seeing some messy repercussions. Now, they’re working to implement a new security plan.
As the chairwoman and public face of Dietz & Watson Inc., Ruth “Momma Dietz” Eni pitches her product from Torresdale Avenue to Texas and places in between.
— Thanks to his talents on the football field and in the classroom, Jaye McNeil is headed to Anaheim for the game of his life.
— Joint effort among Fraternal Order of Police, local attorney and individual sponsors has honored 253 police officers to date.
— Eight years ago, the GW baseball program lost one of its own to leukemia. Every May, they honor his memory.