Northeast Times

Story Archive October 23 2013

Police seek smash-and-grab serial burglar

Police are trying to identify a smash-and-grab burglar who may be responsible for a dozen burglaries of Northeast businesses since Oct. 4.


Fatal car crash in Bustleton

A 22-year-old woman died in a fiery two-car crash in Bustleton on Monday night that five others, including two infants, survived.


SNAPSHOTS: Street Glitter Gallery grand opening

Check out photos of the gallery's grand opening “circus” and live music event.   


Frankford Parks elects new board

The Frankford Parks Group, a nonprofit dedicated to fixing up and maintaining some small neighborhood parks, elected a new board on Oct. 8, said treasurer and former president Kimberly Washington.


Northeast Times Autumn Events

Candy making class is at Fox Chase Library


Northeast News

Plaque to memorialize drowning victim


Casino Trips: October 23, 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.


Convicted child rapist accidentally released

A convicted child rapist named in a recent front-page article in the Northeast Times was erroneously released from prison on Oct. 14, just 24 days after a Philadelphia judge had ordered him to serve at least 11-1/2 months behind bars.


Pets of the Week: October 23, 2013

Sid needs a new best friend


Six pipe bombs found in Oxford Circle home

A former Oxford Circle man is facing federal weapons charges after he allegedly stashed six makeshift pipe bombs in his mother’s basement.