Community advocate lives and leads at Abbotsford Homes -- by choice

Community advocate lives and leads at Abbotsford Homes — by choice

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Communities are made up of many people. Sometimes, however, a single person can define a community. For Abbotsford Homes adjacent to Philadelphia’s Germantown neighborhood, Greg Brinkley is that guy. The 54-year-old has lived in the public housing complex for most…

The 'Joe Dimaggio of basketball,' born and raised in Olney, looks back on his storied career at La Salle and in the pros

The ‘Joe Dimaggio of basketball,’ born and raised in Olney, looks back on his storied career at La Salle and in the pros

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It is a quiet Sunday afternoon and 80-year-old Tom Gola is parked at his usual spot in a hallway at St. Joseph’s Manor, reading his morning paper. His size 15 shoe rests comfortably on his wheelchair. Although a stroke has…