Northeast Times

Story Archive May 15 2014

Around town: May 14, 2014

15th PDAC meeting rescheduled for May 19



Candidates discuss the issues at Burholme Civic meeting

Candidates in Tuesday’s election made late pitches to voters at last week’s Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association meeting, held at the Wesley Enhanced Living site at 7040 Oxford Ave.


Casino Trips: May 14, 2014

Jeanes Hospital Auxiliary May 16. Mt. Airy Casino and the Tannersville Outlets. $48 includes roundtrip bus transportation, time to shop at the outlets, a full lunch buffet, an $25 in slot play. 215-379-4686.


City permit revoked from Morrell Park resident

A permit allowing Maureen McKeown to operate a skin-care business in her home was revoked earlier this month.

A city permit that would have allowed a Morrell Park resident to operate a skin-care business in her home has been revoked.


As Election Day nears, a look at the candidates

The primary election is set for Tuesday, May 20, and there are some hot races on the ballot.


Fallen officer added to Living Flame Memorial

Philadelphia’s police and fire departments did not have to suffer through the tragedy of a new line-of-duty death during the 12-month period between May 2013 and April of this year.


Fourth suspect to stand trail in stabbing case

Teen to stand trial for March 21 knife attack where three Father Judge students were stabbed.

A fourth young man has been ordered to stand trial in connection with the March 21 stabbing of three Father Judge High students, including state champion wrestler Joe Galasso, in a Mayfair street attack.


Gunmen sought in cell phone store heist

Police are trying to identify two masked gunmen who robbed a pair of cell phone stores, one in the Northeast and another in Roxborough, on May 5.


Hillary going to bat for Margolies

Marjorie Margolies, a Democratic candidate in the 13th Congressional District, will be the beneficiary of a Thursday night fundraiser with Hillary Clinton.