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Tacony CDC celebrates 10 years of improving the neighborhood

The Tacony Community Development Corporation was awarded a citation by Councilman Bobby Henon to commemorate 10 years of improving the Tacony neighborhood while celebrating its 10th anniversary on Tuesday night. "This recognizes their accomplishments and...

Remembering Bill Fox, legendary Father Judge basketball coach

By Kevin Cooney Northeast Times When Mark Heimerdinger got the news last spring about the diagnosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis for Bill Fox, the former Cardinal Doughtery and Samuel Fels head coach felt compelled to put...

Stock is rising for Ryan’s soccer team

Owen Stock might have been the new guy on the block, but he was ready for anything. Last year, Stock became the starting centerback for the Archbishop Ryan High School soccer team, and that’s a...

Appreciating our veterans

State Rep. Joe Hohenstein, City Councilman Bobby Henon and the Mayfair Business Improvement District held a veterans appreciation barbecue on Saturday afternoon at Frankford and Cottman avenues. Evryman Jack provided live music. Temple University Health...

Government partners with community organizations to improve Burholme monument

Local government continues to partner with community organizations to help revive the Northeast business corridors. State Rep. Jared Solomon (D-202nd dist.) along with Councilman Brian O’Neill, former Councilman Al Taubenberger, Sen. Tina Tartaglione, Rep. Brendan...

Penn Charter’s Toomey hangs with the big boys

Don’t feel too bad for a girl if you see her playing basketball on the same court as nine guys this summer in Wildwood Crest. She’s probably the one taking them to school. That girl is...

Putting folks on the right PATH

  The governor and mayor were among those celebrating on Monday as People Acting To Help opened its new headquarters at Castor and Cottman avenues. The agency is billing itself as PATH@1919, as its new home...

When it comes to No. 64 at Judge, it’s all Hart

The No. 64 runs in the family. So does Crusader football. Braedon Hart is a senior offensive lineman on the Father Judge High School football team, and he proudly wears the No. 64 while snapping the...

O’Toole has room for improvement

The pandemic caused havoc for a lot of wrestlers. Not for Sean O’Toole. O’Toole is a rising senior at Archbishop Ryan High School, and when the world was shut down for coronavirus, it was pretty hard...

Ryan grad taking part in Summer Music Fest

Bristol Riverside Theatre veteran Sean Thompson, a Mayfair native and Archbishop Ryan High School graduate, is thrilled to once again perform in front of a live audience as part of the annual Summer Music...
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