Northeast Times

Story Archive June 15 2011

School journeys to 1961 with time capsule

A letter could be mailed with a 5-cent stamp when the cornerstone of Bustleton Elementary School was laid back in 1961. 


Abraham Lincoln High students awarded scholarships

Three Abraham Lincoln High School seniors recently were awarded $1,000 college scholarships from Comcast.


Special reward for some special children

Generous donation of books brings plenty of smiles to staffers and young ones at Mayfair child-care center.


Perfect Timing

Washington High grad Josh Goldberg can’t remember the last time he missed a day of school. No wonder. In 13 years of schooling, he never missed one.


Cheers for students

The Times and the Rotary Club salute five graduating seniors for academics and efforts in the community.


Enjoying a change of scenery

The actors on the Walnut Street Theatre stage look good. But Dan Schultz has the challenging job of making the stage look good.


Two arrested in Trax murder

An anonymous tip led to the arrest of a man charged in the May 26 murder of Mustafa Shaker. The second suspect turned himself in soon after.




PennDOT wants input on sound walls in Fishtown

With the expansion of Interstate 95 underway, PennDOT is looking for suggestions when it comes to sound barriers in Fishtown and Port Richmond.