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Henon honors Judge students for heroic actions

City Councilman Bobby Henon was at Father Judge High School last week to honor seven students for coming to the aid of people in need. Henon presented citations to Chase Solter (class of 2023), Dominic...

Congratulations to these Northeast Philly scholars!

Slippery Rock University has announced its dean's list for the fall 2020 semester. The dean's list consists of SRU undergraduate students who earned a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher, based on a...

3 cheers for Bronx and Donna

Bronx is 3 years old and a house fire survivor. His new year’s resolutions include finding a perfect family, bulking up and improving his manners. Bronx loves to cuddle with people. He lived with a dog...

Art History 101 owner Pross earns Council citation

City Councilman Bobby Henon (D-6th dist.) presented a citation to Art History 101 owner Jay Pross on Friday afternoon at his shop at 7045 Frankford Ave. in Mayfair. The citation recognized Pross’ success. Pross attended Roman...

Henon honors Holmesburg businessman

City Councilman Bobby Henon on Friday presented a citation to Holmesburg businessman Ray Miller for his entrepreneurial spirit and community involvement. Miller is the CEO of Soul Food Artist (located at 8052 Frankford Ave.), Head...

Around Town

Learn about retired presidents United States Presidents In Retirement will be the subject of a four-part complimentary virtual series for adults being offered by KleinLife beginning on Jan. 18, from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. The...

Student meals available Fridays during COVID-related school closures

The School District of Philadelphia this week added 39 sites to its grab-and-go meal distribution program, bringing the total number of available sites up to 102. The sites are open every Friday from 9 a.m....

Fox Chase expert speaks about new COVID-19 strains

Just as vaccines to combat COVID-19 were approved for distribution, news of mutated strains of the virus originating around the world arose. Many questions about these new strains have arisen, including if the vaccine...

Motorcyclist killed in Boulevard accident

Police said there was a fatal auto accident on Saturday night in Oxford Circle. The accident took place at about 7:38 p.m. at Roosevelt Boulevard and Bridge Street. According to police, the operator of a 2007...

Buck and Clay want 2021 to be their year

Buck is about 4 years old and 60 pounds. Buck is people friendly, dog social, energetic and a great boy. After a few minutes of excited behavior, Buck settles into a nice pace for walking...
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