Northeast Times

Story Archive November 16 2011

Growth spurt

The building addition at the American Heritage Federal Credit Union on Red Lion Road is a physical representation of growth.


The Fabulous life of Charlie Gracie

The Charlie Gracie documentary Fabulous, which is being re-released at Cannstatter’s, will include more than a dozen never-before-seen interviews and footage.


O’Reilly and Miller team up for Borgata show

Bill O’Reilly, godfather of “no spin” and in-your-face television, and Dennis Miller, five-time Emmy Award winner and the king of references and rants, are teaming up at the Borgata in Atlantic City on Saturday Nov. 26, for their Bolder and Fresher Tour.


A solid body of work

As a certified personal trainer, wellness coach, certified nutritionist and fitness model, Bryan Thomas is sought for his advice on a daily basis. He, in turn, follows the teachings of a fitness legend, someone whom he had the opportunity to meet.


Eagles claim title crown

In Ron Cohen’s previous 26 seasons as head football coach at George Washington High School, he probably could count on one hand how many times the Eagles had gone into a big Public League showdown as the underdog. 


The need for speed

“I just love all the accomplishments running has gotten me. It’s just my sport. I feel like it’s a part of me.” — Teresa Ortiz


Thanksgiving Preview: Panthers vs Pioneers

When North Catholic shut its doors for good last year, it meant the end of one of the oldest traditions in the city. The annual Thanksgiving Day game with Frankford — like all else associated with the school — was reduced to a memory in the minds of the players, coaches and alumni.


Thanksgiving Preview: Vikings vs Lancers

It’s been marinating for the past 115 years. 


O’Brien is headed for City Hall

After more than three decades in Harrisburg, Dennis O’Brien will be a city councilman in January.


Our holiday fund helps Northeast people in need

I was laid off from my job a few months ago. It’s been hard to keep a roof over our heads, provide food and pay our bills. I would love to see my daughters smile on Christmas. I would appreciate anything your holiday fund could do to help our struggling family.