Northeast Times

Story Archive March 27 2013


Trips (March 27, 2013)


Events (March 27, 2013)


Neighborhood snapshot

On March 20, State Sen. Mike Stack honored two local residents for their efforts to end hunger.


Neighborhood news in brief

Time for some spring cleaningThe city has scheduled its sixth annual Philly Spring Cleanup for Saturday, April 13.


Chili chases the chills away

Maybe it was the little gummy “burgers.”


The power of poetry

It wasn’t until he was a student at Archbishop Ryan High School that Northeast native Mike Dees, who grew up around the Frankford Avenue/Knights Road area, considered becoming an actor — but then only briefly.


Ladies of Northeast Philly are ready to hit the diamond

Philadelphia Catholic League



A hero’s honor

U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey and Bob Casey Jr. have introduced a bill to rename the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, at 3900 Woodland Ave. in West Philadelphia, in memory of Army Cpl. Michael J. Crescenz, a Cardinal Dougherty High School graduate who earned the Medal of Honor for bravery in the Vietnam War.