The Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association last week honored Quaker Diner owner Semo Kastinos for his years of providing food at the group’s monthly meetings.
The Greater Bustleton Civic League awarded special recognition to five local grade school students last week for their achievements in academics and community service.
Nine of the 15 Democratic ward leaders in the Northeast on Sunday endorsed Jim Kenney for mayor.
The future is bright for Northeast Philly’s political scene. Local politicians are thriving in various new roles.
Steve Cartledge received a proclamation from state Sen. Tina Tartaglione and a citation from City Councilwoman Marian Tasco for his volunteer work heading the annual Lawncrest July 4th Celebration.
The Rhawnhurst Naturally Occurring Retirement Community celebrated its 10th anniversary with a recent luncheon at Congregations of Ner Zedek.
Democrats Brendan Boyle and Mike Driscoll win open seats for the U.S. and Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
Representatives lobby for support for legislation that would require the state to match federal funding to prepare those with intellectual disabilities for employment.
Pennsylvania voters will go to the polls next Tuesday, and a change in the governor’s mansion is looking likely.