To the Editor: On behalf of the entire Harkins family, we would like to take this opportunity to express our deepest thanks and appreciation to all those in the 3rd District, the Philadelphia Police Department, and the community of South Philadelphia. Words can never express what your support, generosity, and the outpouring of love for Gary has meant to our family. We are truly touched.
To the Editor: Since I have watched every Republican and Democratic debate, I am certain that Donald Trump’s absence was not a factor at all in the Jan. 28 event. The candidates on stage proceeded to insult one another on a regular basis without Mr. Trump’s prodding.
Snow-where to go: Walking through South Philly has again become convenient courtesy of the sun’s rays doing a number on the output from Winter Storm Jonas. For those seeking visual reminders of the enormity of the Jan. 23 blizzard, this massive snow pile at Broad and Carpenter streets would make a fine example and serve as inspiration for wishes for a pleasant spring.
To our Readers: Only three days remain until the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos take to Levi’s Stadium to contest Super Bowl 50. No matter which squad you like or expect to win, the occasion promises to be a contest for the ages because football, unlike the other major sports, decides its ultimate victor through only one contest. While a best-of-seven series builds intense drama, what is better than having two teams executing their plans with the knowledge that there is no tomorrow?