Northeast Times

Story Archive October 12 2011

From fires to floods, Bridesburg vet answers the call

Joe Luczkowski gets a phone call at 3 a.m.


Nationwide talents

Players on the Holy Family volleyball team represent a number of hometowns. They’ve journeyed far and wide to be part of the Tigers’ winning program.


Northeast Philadelphia Football Wrap

Philadelphia Public League


Tasty Traditions

Advertising is where reality and perception often diverge. But in the case of Momma Dietz, the ads only begin to tell the whole truth.


Power of Prayer

The people at St. Luke’s Memorial Church believe they have plenty to celebrate as the church marks 150 years of existence.


Leader of the pack

“Kevin is a great leader… we rely on him. We let him move and everybody else kind of follows. He’s our team captain. He’s ranked in the top of his class. He’s a great example of a student athlete.” — Father Judge coach John Dunlop, referring to Kevin Pohl.


Making the healthy choice

Local doctors have recommended building a new primary-care facility in the Northeast to treat uninsured city residents or people with Medicaid.


Boyle brothers endorse O’Brien for Council slot

State Reps. Brendan Boyle and Kevin Boyle, both Democrats, last week endorsed Republican Dennis O’Brien for an at-large City Council seat.


SugarHouse looking for a bigger pot in year two

Next year could see a big expansion at Philly’s only casino, bringing more jobs and games to the Fishtown and Northern Liberties waterfront.


Not a bad guy

At the Rosenbach, a festival shows that Dracula was so much more than a fellow whose personality downright sucked.