Northeast Times

Story Archive November 06 2013

Armed robbers sought in 7-Eleven heist

Police seek the public’s help in identifying two masked men who robbed a 7-Eleven in the Holme Circle area early last Friday.


Around town: November 6, 2013

Indoor play day at Tacony PAL


Brotherly love

Jared Brito can recall dying. It’s kind of a cute story.


Calendar of Events: November 6, 2013

 Thursday, November 7


Campaign trail: Corbett to visit Fox Chase

Gov. Tom Corbett will kick off his re-election campaign this week with a series of events that include a stop in Fox Chase.


Casino Trips: November 6, 2013

Sisterhood of Temple Menorah Keneseth Chai Oct. 27. Ritz Theater. $74 includes “Sugar Babies,” bus and dinner at the Coastline Restaurant. 215-725-2002, 215-941-8145.


Cast away

By the time the third quarter had ended in Friday night’s Catholic League football semifinal contest at Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School, the damage had long been done.


The champ

He’s a tough-as-nails, heart-of-gold, 29-year-old professional fighter who was born in Kensington and who swears he owes it all to his family and the City of Brotherly Love.


City offers some property tax aid

In mid-October, the city announced it will help some homeowners who have fallen behind in paying their property taxes to get current and stay current. They can accept that help, or else face foreclosure. 


Day of the Dead

A celebration: Swenson High School hosted a Day of the Dead celebration on Nov. 1. On this day, people go to the cemeteries where their family members are buried, sing songs, decorate graves and tell stories. At Swenson, students used face paint to make skulls on their faces.