Northeast Times

Story Archive July 31 2013

Horticultural havens

N.J. judges visit Northeast Philly horticultural triumphs.


Leading the Crusade

Father Judge's new youthful athletic director believes that age is just a number. 


Local stars have a chance to shine at Keystone Games

Area high school baseball players are bound for Harrisburg for the Keystone Games, the “largest multi-sport event in the state.”


Letters to the Editor: July 31, 2013

More logic is needed in the world


Local educator retires after 43 years

Jeffrey Garber began his career in education some 40 years ago as a student teacher at Morrell Park’s John Hancock Elementary School, which was newly opened at the time.


Detectives name Northeast’s most wanted (July 31, 2013)

The Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives Division is seeking the public’s help in locating the following most-wanted suspects in connection with crimes in the Northeast:


O’Neill: More improvements ahead at Fox Chase playground

The rededication of a baseball field in honor of fallen Firefighter Daniel Sweeney at Fox Chase Recreation Center was just the start of long-term improvements at the sprawling city-operated playground, according to Councilman Brian O’Neill.


Penn Treaty Middle School to expand in fall

Fishtown can expect some changes when hundreds more students enroll at the former middle school, which will now include grades 9-12. 


Pennypack Park monthly cleanup nets 43 bags of trash

Thirty-six volunteers with the Friends of Pennypack Park netted 43 bags of trash, two bags of recyclable cans and a list of assorted, sometimes strange, debris during the monthly park cleanup event on June 22.


Pets of the Week: July 31, 2013

Mona loves to play