Northeast Times

Story Archive July 11 2012


Police mourning 'unthinkable' loss

— Officer Brian Lorenzo, a 23-year veteran of the police force, is killed by a wrong-way driver on I-95.


WCRP to use 10K grant for its Tenant Services program

The Women’s Community Revitalization Project will use the funds to provide supportive services for its tenants, one of whom said the community development group is anything but a lax landlord.


KANAC office moves from Allegheny Avenue

The Allegheny Avenue branch of the NKCDC will now share the main office on Frankford Avenue. Services to residents, however, will reportedly remain the same.



Riverward upcoming events for this week, July 11

Keep up to date on neighborhood events throughout the summer with our calendar.


Vote for Best of the Riverwards 2012!

Keep voting until July 18 to support the best in your neighborhood!


These kids can rock

Students enrolled in the after-school music program Rock to the Future learn music and study skills. Plus, they perform at cool venues. Star has the scoop.


Finnigan’s Wake co-owner withdraws PTSSD request

The co-owner of the Northern Liberties bar withdrew a request for funding from the Penn Treaty Special Services District after neighborhood residents were up in arms about the potential use of the funds.