Sunday, May 24, 2015 Sivan 6, 5775
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Maestro, some award music, if you please! And, judging by the smiles of the award presenters and participants, it pleased the city fortissimo to honor the silver-haired Peter Nero on his decades as the music man of the Philly Pops, which he founded in 1979 and which he will be departing as its muse and conductor later this year. Councilman...
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Dr. Andrew I. Spitzer , who did his internship in general surgery and residency/ orthopedic surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania as well as a postdoctoral research fellowship at McKay Laboratories for Orthopaedic Surgery Research at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, has been given a rare tribute: honorary membership in the Israel Orthopaedic Association. Now...
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Al Boscov , legendary department store impresario, has been selected the inaugural inductee into the Pennsylvania Retailers’ Association Hall of Fame, with the event set for next month in Wyomissing, Pa. Gov. Tom Corbett and former Govs. Ed Rendell and Tom Ridge are the celebration’s honor­ary co-chairmen. Robert Kaplan has been named director of the board of the American Society...
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David Ludwig of the Curtis Institute of Music, from which he holds a doctorate and where he teaches composition, had his choral work, The New Colossus , presented at the private morning worship service attended by President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Cabinet members and other officials as well as family members held prior to the Presidential Inauguration on...
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“We Are the World” might as well be the theme song for students from Abington Friends School as they brought home two of the three awards presented at the Model U.N. event held recently at Springside/Chestnut Hill Academy. From left are Rebecca Fisher, deemed Best Speaker/Chile; Alexandra Nuzhdin, Sierra Lanfranco, Colin Malefakis and Ivan Glinski, earning the event’s MVP title...
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