Northeast Times

Story Archive November 23 2011

It’s that time!

Northeast residents know that the holidays are around the corner when the Mayfair-Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade steps off along Frankford Avenue. Sunday’s 35th edition was as colorful and jam-packed as ever, highlighted by floats, bands, school groups, business organizations and local luminaries.


Skeletal Body Pulled from Bridesburg Lot

On Sunday, Nov. 20, police recovered a semi-skeletal body from long vacant Cokies lot.


Fine performances make ‘Descendants’ a touching tale

Mortality isn’t one of my favorite subjects, but thankfully The Descendants injects quite a bit of humor in the morose tale of life, love and death.