Story Archive October 10 2012

Mid-Century needs new space after zoning refusal

Mid-Century Furniture Warehouse is expected to stop operating out of a Fishtown building after last-minute opposition at a zoning meeting nixed their request for a variance.

Felony charges reinstated against Bridesburg priest

The Rev. Andrew McCormick is once again, after a judge first overturned the charges, charged with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, statutory sexual assault and sexual assault.

River Wards news at-a-glance

Port Richmond trail project scheduled to begin this week

Port Richmond girl: ‘I’ll still wear the shirt’

Samantha Pawlucy, 16, wore a Romney-Ryan shirt to school one day. After her math teacher mocked her and was removed from teaching that class, Pawlucy’s now the focus of a nationwide discussion on free speech. She returned to school Tuesday for a short time, but will now reportedly transfer.