Monthly Archives: October 2013

Sad News

McKinley and Elkins Park loses one of its longest-living neighbors and business owners. Louis Ruzicka Jr., age 92, passed away at his home on October 27th, 2013. Mr. Ruzicka owned, operated and expanded his family business (Louis Ruzicka Florist) which … Continue reading

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Meet and Greet Tomorrow Evening – Valley Glen

Meet and Greet – Valley Glen Please join host Kathy Cooney, myself and special guest County Commissioner Josh Shapiro at Kathy’s home for coffee and dessert, Tuesday evening, October 29 at 7:00 PM. I’ll be there to discuss my campaign … Continue reading

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Knock, Knock.

Door-knocking and chatting with my neighbors all day and then it’s off to prep for the McKinley Halloween Parade tomorrow afternoon. #theseeyes do-doot, da-doot-do

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Leaf Pick-up Begins Next Week – Monday, October 28th

Leaf collections start this week for Area “O”. That’s us, Ward 4. Have your leaves curbside beginning Monday, October 28th and they’ll be removed by Public Works during the week. Leaves can also be collected using the Township’s biodegradable bags.

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Abington School Board Honors It’s Young Artists

Young faces creating…Congratulations! http://abington.patch.com/groups/schools/p/abington-art-students-honored?ncid=newsltuspatc00000001&evar4=picks-1-post&newsRef=true    

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Union, Yes.

Proudly endorsed by the Philadelphia Building Trades and the National Association of Letter Carriers, Keystone Branch 157.

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Meet The Candidates

Please join hosts Barri and Michael Baurer at their home for coffee and dessert, Wednesday evening, October 23 at 7:00 PM. Anita Conner and myself will be there to speak about our respective bids for public office, and to answer … Continue reading

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Thank You, Commissioner Kline!

Big thanks to Commissioner Steve Kline for accompanying me door knocking yesterday before the Eagle’s game! Lots of houses and good discussions with my neighbors of Ward 4 all before 1 PM. By the way the game played out, we … Continue reading

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Drive like YOUR kids live here!

Out today visiting my neighbors on Church Road and consequently, taking my life into my own hands. 90% of the people are driving over the posted speed limit of 35 MPH. Add that to lack of side walks and you’re … Continue reading

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High Praise From The Examiner

Examiner.com weighing in on the ‘D-Train’ and the next Commissioner of Abington Township… http://www.examiner.com/article/jimmy-diplacido-for-abington-commisioner-ward-4 Just a quick note… I’m actually not the “manager” of East Abington Little League but a “manager and coach” in the league.

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