Northeast Times

Story Archive April 04 2012


Holy cow, what have you been smoking?

— With the rising popularity of synthetic marijuana, the city's police department has a good idea what it's all about.


The families are fired up

— Families of Philadelphia firefighters hold a rally to let the public know the fire department's brownouts and other issues have them seeing red.



Shop 'til you drop

— If you get nostalgic over Philly's heyday as a retailing mecca, with names like Wanamaker, Lit Brothers and Gimbel's, then here's a book that's right down your aisle.




Military Matters

Army Pvt. Karim A. Walker and Army National Guard Pvt. Mary C. Logan have graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.