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A helping hand

Kimberly Britt is trying to eliminate the phrase “What do you need?” from her vocabulary. When students at George Washington High School enter the Family Room, stocked with clothing and other household supplies, she wants...

Northeast vet releases children’s book

At 28, Pat White was working in the cosmetics department at the Roosevelt Mall Wanamaker’s and was talking to a recruiter about joining the U.S. Air Force. Then, a friend and co-worker, who was a...

Celebrating life through art

SawTown Tavern celebrated First Friday and Pride Month on June 7 with its featured artists.

Cancer Treatment Centers honors patients celebrating five years of life

Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia hosted its annual Celebrate Life event to honor patients who have survived cancer for five years.

Crazy cat community

The story of how a missing cat brought together an entire community and brought a self-described introverted person out of her shell.

Dreaming in color

Alice Owens, 80, of Wissinoming, has been painting almost her entire life, and her artwork is on display for the first time ever at Tacony LAB Community Arts Center.

Making a change

Fourth- through eighth-grade students showcased their research into social change subjects at the Young Heroes Impact Celebration.

A fresh look

Empowering Cuts gave free haircuts to individuals in need for 24 hours in hopes of raising money for a mobile barbershop.

An open book

The Agora Virtual Book Club held its first in-person meeting where many virtual charter school classmates read and met each other for the first time.

Bustleton resident releases professional development book

For most writers, publishing a book is a massive undertaking. But not for Donna Bacon. In her extensive career, she had compiled so many notes via journaling that putting together an entire book didn’t seem...
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