Northeast Times

Story Archive September 18 2013

Presenting: Best of the River Wards 2013! - Part II

You voted, we listened. Here are the 2013 win­ners of the Best of the River Wards, Part II. Click through the pho­tos be­low to see snap­shots of each win­ner. See Part I for the rest of the win­ners.


Sipping Philly history

If you think Philadelphia has too many bars these days, consider yourself lucky you didn’t live here during the American Revolution.


Uncovering the truth

‘Against Their Will’ reveals the horrifying history of medical experimentation on children during the Cold War.


School funding is top priority for city controller candidate

Terry Tracy, the Republican candidate for city controller, wants to be held accountable for the state of the School District of Philadelphia if he is elected on Nov. 5.


And your winners are…

See the winners of this year's contest in two parts, right here on our website. 


Margolies working toward a Congress comeback

You probably know Marjorie Margolies. Well, that’s what her pollsters said last month, anyway.


Twice as nice

Having been best friends since the second grade, Ryan Nork and Joey Hansen have spent ample time talking about attaining future goals together.


A cool tradition

Jeff Moody, who was recently appointed CEO of Rita’s Water Ice, sits down for a Q&A with the Northeast Times.


A family affair

The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Mark Ostaszewski Jr. is a two-way senior standout at Archbishop Ryan; in 1990, his father also competed for the Raiders.   


Auto repair shop, operator charged with fraud

Darryl Sewell, 42, and his Frankford repair shop, PSK Collision Center, are both facing charges of forgery, insurance fraud, theft by deception and criminal conspiracy.