Northeast Times

Story Archive October 29 2012

Philadelphia braces for Hurricane Sandy, closes schools and subways

Mayor Nutter announced that SEPTA's buses, trolleys and regional rail lines would halt service overnight Sunday. Schools and city offices are closed today, and the region is drenched in heavy rains. The worst gusts of wind from the Category One hurricane were expected between 4 p.m. Monday and 6 a.m. Tuesday.


Sandy has arrived

Northeast residents squeezed in last minute shopping on Monday morning in preparation for Hurricane Sandy.


Flood-prone homes in Bensalem urged to evacuate

Bensalem police officers are knocking on doors near the township’s waterways to advise people to evacuate.


Attention readers

This Northeast Times website will continue to post updates throughout the storm. Please check back for more information.