Conrad Benner’s Change.org petition, entitled “Run the Market-Frankford El and Broad Street Line Subway 24/7,” is almost to 2,600 signatures. The web signature-collecting site allows for comments, and they’re all pretty similar: The Night Owl buses aren’t good enough, it’s not safe waiting for them, and anyone waiting late at night, either after socializing or working, is a target.
Fumo Family Branch: Civics Course 2 to 5 p.m. April 24 and 29; Saturday Sleepy-time Stories 10 a.m. and LEGO Club 2-3:30 p.m. April 26; Stories and Songs 10 a.m. and Afternoon Storytime 2 p.m. April 29; Neighborhood Science Afterschool 3:30 p.m. April 30. 2437 S. Broad St. 215-685-1758
“Unlike with Police Department people, nobody gets mad at Fire Department personnel because they’re always there for you,” Joseph R. Rizzo said last week of what partially prompted him to join the latter group though the former contained his father and brother Frank. “I loved serving this city and its residents for as long as I did, and I’m proud of what I accomplished.”