Northeast Times

Story Archive January 25 2012

Mr. Big Shot

Michael Bowlers has no problem sinking buckets. The Abraham Lincoln senior netted 35 points against University City last week.


A family affair

“My dad was my first coach. He was a great coach. He taught me everything I know about basketball.” — Jen Purcell, referring to her father Steve.


Mystery suspect

Why did a 20-year-old man from Fox Chase allegedly take part in the fatal beating of a Temple University grad in Old City?


Crime Log

This overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast is based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.


‘This is a sad situation’

Tacony residents grieve for a murdered neighbor and express their outrage over the violent crime that took his life.