Northeast Times

Story Archive March 07 2012








City’s L&I chief is pleased to see her shadow

Little Flower Catholic High School student Brooke Nugent, 16, spent a day shadowing L&I chief Fran Burns. Nugent learned a lot.


Squilla visits ORCA to discuss clean and green plan

City councilman Mark Squilla (D-1st dist.) visited last week’s meeting of the Olde Richmond Civic Association to discuss his plans to help improve the neighborhood with the support of local residents.


Was local drug raid nothing but chicken scratch?

In this week's Riverward Rant, columnist Joe Quigley looks at the war on drugs (and the - possibly more winnable - war on cockfighting.)