Northeast Times

Story Archive March 28 2012




Spicin’ it up!

At last week's Fishtown Chili Cook-Off, hundreds packed the spacious 2424 Studios on York Street to sample some of the spiciest grub local residents and restaurants had to offer.


A 'banner' moment in Fishtown

Fishtown Action unveils the first of a coming 125 banners that will be displayed throughout the neighborhood.


Should Dems adopt ‘Santorum’ strategy?

In this week's Riverward Rant, columnist Joe Quigley, looks at the often simplified, 'black & white' issues in politics, when all too often, there is a gray area that is overlooked.


Northern Liberties shop owner uses ‘Duke’ — his dog — as inspiration

Northern Liberties-based Duke and Winston owner Seun Olubodun looked to his dog Duke for inspiration in his new line of clothing.


‘What’s the matter with kids today?’ asks the PRWCAN

The Port Richmond West Community Action Network hosted a community panel last week to discuss the causes of youth violence and how to turn the tide against this rise in crime.


LSH finds a way

After losing thousands because of cuts in state funding, the Lutheran Settlement House found other ways to continue its adult education programs.