Northeast Times

Story Archive August 24 2011

Actress is glad to do another Webber musical

Growing up in Ocean City, Md., with parents who owned and operated their own theater company, Jennifer Hope Wills had a dream: To one day appear in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit, The Phantom of the Opera.


The art of athletics

Jessica Brown’s background has convinced her of the value of school sports programs. That’s why she is bringing them to a performing-arts high school.


The next generation

After 22 seasons, Archbishop Wood baseball coach Jim DiGuiseppe announced his retirement in June. Now his son is stepping up to the plate.


Mayberry making his case as Phils slugger

A righthanded power bat to help balance a lefty-heavy batting order. 


Crime log

The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.


Horoscope (August 25, 2011)

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A troubling situation takes a positive turn and moves toward a resolution that should please you and your supporters. Meanwhile, make time to deal with new domestic issues.


Remembering a hero

Friends and family bid farewell to Petty Officer 1st Class Michael Strange, who was killed in Afghanistan earlier this month.


Cocktails, with a side of community

This new Francisville cafe and bar wants to be a focal point in the resurgent neighborhood.


Republican City Committee clambake slated for Sunday

The annual Republican City Committee clambake is scheduled for Sunday at Cannstatter’s, and everyone in attendance will have the chance to participate in a presidential straw poll sponsored by the Northeast Times.


New I-95 on-ramp has the green light

There’s a new way to go.