General election results: Bass wins easy re-election

News | November 13th, 2019 | Leave a comment

With one independent challenger and no Republican opponent, Cindy Bass easily secured a third term as 8th District Councilperson in last week’s election. Bass received 24,784 total votes for an 81% victory. Her independent challenger, Greg Paulmier, managed to get 5,814 votes for a total of 19%. Concerning Council-at-Large seats, the big story was Kendra […]

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Wyndmoor resident takes Parkinson’s boxing program to Balance Chestnut Hill

News | November 7th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak Wyndmoor resident Laura Bryan, 62, is fighting back against Parkinson’s Disease – literally. Bryan, a mother of four adult sons, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s on March 28, 2018. Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder that mostly affects the dopamine-producing neurons in the brain. The disease causes tremors, walking and balance […]

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November General Election roundup

News | October 31st, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Pete Mazzaccaro On Tuesday, Nov. 5, Pennsylvanians will go to the polls for state and municipal elections. In Philadelphia, voters will cast votes for Mayor, City Council and several ballot questions. Statewide, there are retention votes for the Supreme and Superior courts. There are a number of elections that are essentially rubber stamps in […]

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