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Bustleton musician releases album to honor his late father

Matt Roach looked ahead to March 12, 2015, the 30th anniversary of the passing of his father.


Building hope

Sandy Casanova sure is grateful for Michael’s Way.


Bring on the heat

Local chef Christine Hazel competes on Hell’s Kitchen.


Around town: March 11, 2015

The Times' Around Town section highlights local events in Northeast neighborhoods. 


8th PDAC honors Officers of the Month

The 8th Police District Advisory Council honored Officer Charles Bondiskey as Officer of the Month during the community group’s March 4 meeting.


White receives wealth of endorsements

Thirteen unions last week endorsed Republican Martina White in the special election in the 170th Legislative District.



Stolen bread trays, ongoing drug problems discussed at meeting

A Frankford man recently was arrested after police found he allegedly had stored more than 600 stolen plastic bread trays on the porch of his home on the 5000 block of Darrah Street.


Ringing in the Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year began with a bang at Universal Creighton Charter School, a very loud bang on a big drum in fact, followed by shrieks of delight from hundreds of rugrats and a fiery dance by a rambunctious lion with a bright red mane and menacing scowl.


Residents urged to make impact statements

Amir Bandy, a 24-year-old Frankford drug dealer, is serving 20 to 40 months in state prison. When he was sentenced for this drug-dealing conviction in November, a local pastor and two police officers spoke about the impact that the narcotics trade has on the Frankford community.