Northeast Times

Story Archive August 10 2011

The city’s own urban oasis

The Philadelphia Horticultural Society created three Pop-Up Gardens around the city to offer respite from the hustle and bustle of city life.


Cops look to capitalize on safety cams

Initiative would register surveillance cameras so police could search for criminals faster.


Phils Get Some Fan Fiction

Two sports fans are putting their heroes on paper with a new comic series called Dugout Phunnies.


They’ve been good sports for 50 years

A staple of the neighborhood, the Port Richmond Leprechauns sports organization will celebrate its 50th anniversary in the coming months.


Fishtown company aims to reanimate coffee drinkers

A blend of passions is making for an interesting brew in Fishtown.


Shot in the Dark Roast

Almost six years in, 1 Shot Coffee, a New York-style café, has blossomed with Northern Liberties’ business district.


Former Edison High building burns

The cause of last week’s blaze remains undetermined.


They’re here to collect

Torresdale native Adrian “A.J.” D’Angelo has worked in a bunch of different fields over the years — retails sales and management, insurance and investment sales and Web site design and instruction.


They’re here to collect

Torresdale native Adrian “A.J.” D’Angelo has worked in a bunch of different fields over the years — retails sales and management, insurance and investment sales and Web site design and instruction.


A sacred focus

The new exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art shows Rembrandt’s attempt at reimaging Jesus.