Northeast Times

Story Archive November 07 2012

50K reward for 'pharmacy bandit' who robbed York St.

A Fishtown pharmacy was robbed last week during Hurricane Sandy, in what authorities believe was not storm-related chaos but the 14th hit in a string of Philadelphia-area pharmacy robberies.


Police seek burglary suspect

A 65-year-old man carrying more than $800 in cash became a strong-arm robbery victim on Oct. 30 at a Wissinoming gas station.


Burholme discusses emergency response; Eagle Scout soars

Chad Thomas, of the city Department of Public Health, offered tips to members of Burholme Town Watch and Civic Association on planning for a bioterrorism attack or widespread health emergency.


Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade is ready to march into town

The 36th annual Mayfair Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade has been set for Sunday, Nov. 18, from noon to 3 p.m. The rain date is Nov. 25.


Local school needs your help to score new computers

The Anne Frank Elementary School faculty and staff are trying once again to win new computers for students.


Holme Circle Civic will elect new officers at next meeting

The Holme Circle Civic Association will elect new executive board officers during the group’s next monthly meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 28.


Pets of the Week (November 7, 2012)

Remy is a very special girl