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Benefit will aid family of teen struck by car

Katie O’Donnell’s and the Fraternal Order of Police will host a benefit for the family of Timmy Connors on Sunday, Sept. 18, from 2 to 6 p.m.The event will be held at O’Donnell’s, 4501 Woodhaven...

Taking care of business

John Grady sees value in preserving acreage for industrial use. JENNY SWIGODA / TIMES PHOTONew president John Grady intends to continue the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corp.’s mission of being a bridge for business.PIDC has an...

Want to adopt Tom Tom?

Tom Tom (A13399511) is a 9 to 12 month old mixed breed dog available for foster or adoption at the Philadelphia Animal Care and Control shelter at 111 W. Hunting Park Ave. He will...

Saori needs a happy home

Saori is a 4–5 year old Siamese/Ragdoll mix cat. She is a very sweet girl who loves to be picked up and petted. She is well behaved around other cats and is just happy...

Editorial: The $905,000 question

Is the Arlene Ackerman scandal over? Not if citizens give a darn.The embattled superintendent of public schools, who stepped down after earning a big, fat F in compassion and public relations, has received the $905,000...

Trips (September 15, 2011)

ALL SAINTS YOUNG AT HEART Sept. 18 to 24. Mountain escape trip. Package includes visit to Biltmore Mansion, Ashville, N.C. and train ride. 215–637–3808.CORA SERVICES Sept. 19. Citizens Bank Park. See Phillies vs. St....

Religious Events (September 15, 2011)

All Saints Episcopal Church, Rhawnhurst, 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Harmonie Singing Society meets Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sunday at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday school...

Calendar continued (September 15, 2011)

Wednesday, Sept. 21EVENTSAdult Irish Ceili Dancing American Legion hall, 301 E. Godfrey Ave. Wednesdays. 7:30 to 9 p.m. 215–725–8055.Aerobics St. Bernard Senior Adult Program, 7340 Jackson St. $2. Wednesdays. 9:15 a.m. 215–624–5920.Alpha Course: Who is...

Calendar (September 15, 2011)

Friday, Sept. 16EVENTSAn Evening of Christian Music St. Leo (upper) Church, 6658 Keystone St. Features Christian music solo vocalist Jeff Anderson. Program is suitable for the entire family. A donation is appreciated. 7:30 p.m. 215–333–0340.AOH...

Casino Trips (September 15, 2011)

Fox Chase Travel Club & Bensalem Senior Citizens’ Association Sept. 16. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. $35, includes bus and driver’s gratuity, $32 slot play and lunch at Timbers Buffet. You must have a...
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