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Pick-me-up packages from Manor College to hospital workers

Manor College donated baskets with energy-boosting snacks and treats for the workers, nurses, doctors and support staff at three local hospitals. On Jan. 2, Lauren McDonnell, class of 2016, delivered care packages to staffers at...

Honey Bun, Tassy trying to find homes

Honey Bun is just as sweet as her name implies. She is a 4-year-old, 55- to 60-pound bassett hound retired from life as a puppy maker. She is startled easily so a quiet home...

Around Town

2 new hires at Glen Foerd Glen Foerd on the Delaware, a mansion and estate at 5001 Grant Ave. (near State Road), has named Kristina Murray to the new position of Arts and Culture Program...

Dems pick ward leader Dillon for Senate special election

Democrats on Monday night nominated ward leader Shawn Dillon as their nominee in the 5th Senatorial District special election on May 17. The seat became vacant when John Sabatina Jr. resigned to become a Common...

Local GOP group assists Toys for Tots

The Pennsylvania Republican Organization and its chairman, John Peter Zadzura, donated $1,700 in toys to the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots campaign. The GOP organization partnered with Jennifer Cassidy, manager of the Bridesburg-based...

Teaming up for a good cause

The Police Training Center, 2838 Woodhaven Road, now has a beautiful 30-by-30 memorial grove, thanks to Boy Scout Troop 290 members Cole Welsh and John Clark. The fathers of Welsh and Clark are both members...

Mourning Mike, seeking closure

It’s been more than 19 months since Charles Jacoby lost his son in a car accident, and his daily emotions include grief, pain and anguish. “It’s tough,” Jacoby said. “My kid’s gone forever.” At the same...

A helping hand for the holidays

Three young entrepreneurs helped CORA Services assist its clients and families this holiday season. Colin Reed, of CReed’s Cuts, and Juan Genet and Mike McClintic, of Good Eatz, took up a collection, raising more than...

New homes in a new year for Joey, Coffee Cake

Joey is a fun-loving dog who loves people. He enjoys playing with other dogs and loves to work on his training daily, so he can show off how smart he is. Joey would love...

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Bingo on Jan. 15 St. Michael’s Lutheran Church, Trenton Avenue and Cumberland Street, will be having a bingo on Saturday, Jan. 15, from 1-4 p.m. Doors will open at noon. Packages are $20 and include...
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