Northeast Times

Story Archive December 04 2013

Living on through art

One of the realities of living in a free country is that many young people are called upon to put their lives on the line to defend that freedom.


Down to the bitter end

Scoreless through four full quarters, it almost seemed appropriate that the newest chapter of the ancient Northeast-Central Thanksgiving rivalry would be decided, in part, by a coin toss. 


Frankford enjoys Thanksgiving feast over Fels

Like his senior teammates, Rene Herrera was hoping to finish his career with a state championship.


Driver sentenced in accident that killed cop

The drunken driver who struck and killed Philadelphia Highway Patrol Officer Brian Lorenzo while traveling in the wrong direction on Interstate 95 16 months ago has been ordered to spend the next 10 to 20 years in prison.


ENTER TO WIN: Star’s holiday home decorating contest!

If you've got seaonal spirit lighting up your street, enter for a chance to take the title of “Best Decorated House” for the holidays. 


15th PDAC elects officers

Members of the 15th Police District Advisory Council will be electing the organization’s officers during their Dec. 30 meeting at the Mayfair Community Center.


How to protect yourself from property tax bill hikes

City Council President Darrell L. Clarke is urging longtime owner-occupants to check their eligibility and apply for relief designed to protect them against property tax bill hikes driven by dramatic increases in surrounding property values.


Donations are needed for Smylie Community Fund

Thanksgiving is over, and the Christmas shopping season is in full gear.


Two injured in house fire

Two people were injured in a Nov. 24 fire in a home on the 9000 block of Pine Road.


Around town: December 4, 2013

Legislator moves office in Mayfair