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Hanukkah celebration at Shaare Shamayim

Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, 9768 Verree Road, will host a Hanukkah celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 13, at 6 p.m.

Guests will enjoy latkes, doughnuts and applesauce.

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The evening will include a candle lighting and entertainment by Ice Creations.

Admission is free. ••

Toy drive in Normandy

The Normandy Civic Association is having a holiday toy drive to benefit patients at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

New, unwrapped toys may be dropped off at 2849 Narcissus Road.

The delivery to CHOP will be made on Saturday, Dec. 9. ••

KleinLife sponsoring trip

KleinLife is sponsoring a trip to the Terracotta Warriors Exhibit at the Franklin Institute at 20th and the Parkway in Center City on Thursday, Dec. 14.

For additional details and reservations and to receive a free Travel With KleinLife brochure, contact Andrea Kimelheim at 215–698–7300, Ext. 176 or akimelheim@kleinlife.org ••

Grief support group meeting on Thursday

Donna Glatz, widow of slain Lawncrest jeweler William Glatz, will hold Heal Your Heart From Loss on Thursday, Dec. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the James E. Kinney Senior Center, 165 Township Road in Richboro.

Glatz will share the story of her husband’s murder.

William Glatz was shot to death in 2010 during a robbery attempt inside his jewelry store on Rising Sun Avenue.

Obina Onyiah was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison. Kevin Turner, who had escaped from Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility nine days earlier, died in a shootout with Glatz.

The Glatz family had owned the store for more than 60 years.

For more information, email healyourheart8@gmail.com ••


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