Northeast Times

Story Archive March 20 2013

Partnering could aid Northeast and Montgomery County

State Rep. Brendan Boyle believes there is too much “hyper partisanship” in Harrisburg and Washington, D.C.


National Night Out will return to Fox Chase this summer

National Night Out will return to Fox Chase after a one-year hiatus.


‘Healthcare in Retirement’ topic of NORC meeting

Two financial advisers visited last month’s meeting of the Rhawnhurst Naturally Occurring Retirement Community and outlined how senior citizens could pay for life’s essentials. 


15th PDAC recognizes officers Hall and Winkler

The 15th Police District Advisory Council honored Raymond Hall and Michael Winkler as January’s Officers of the Month for an arrest they made of a man who is accused of carrying a gun that had been stolen in a robbery.


He sees no barriers in NoLibs

Nearly three weeks after thieves stole an array of fitness equipment from the brand-new location of his rowing school and athletics gym, Dwayne Adams said he is starting to pick up the pieces and plan how he can move on.


Taking Fishtown to the River

Fishtown’s relationship to its waterfront has long been challenging, and the industrial area along Delaware Avenue near Penn Treaty Park is a particularly tough example.


Businesswomen in the River Wards

Kathleen Treude-Vaughan, owner of Fishtown Jewelers, 1617 Frankford Ave., (215) 634-3277.When Kathleen Treude-Vaughan purchased Fishtown Jewelers eight years ago, she said it was because she loved the area — plus, she lives there.



Letters to the Editor (March 20, 2013)

Has everyone governing air travel gone berserk?


Editorial: Once and done

The pandemonium that erupted at City Council when Mayor Nutter tried to deliver his annual budget message last week gave us all a front-row view of political theater at its rawest. The script went this way: