Northeast Times

Story Archive January 25 2012

What's brewing north of Lehigh Avenue?

In this week's Think Beer…Drink Beer, Tim Patton looks at the diverse array of brewpubs located in areas north of Lehigh Ave.


Fishtown man charged in two bank robberies

Fishtown resident Brandon Shields has been charged in connection with two separate bank robberies.


A family affair

Little Flower High School's Jen Purcell is proving that father does know best…her dad, Steve, was her first coach.


Hockey fights…out on the street

In this week's Riverward Rant, Joe Quigley looks at the phenomenon of sports fanaticism.


Fishtown screams for ice cream

Last week, neighbors in the East Kensington and Fishtown communities came together to unanimously support Little Baby's Ice Cream





Civic group meets to dicsuss issues of blight and crime

The Port Richmond West Community Action Network invited special guests to its meeting last week, with the aim of solving problems that impact the community.