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Plenty of ways to catch the Mummers Parade this year

The 2017 Mummers Parade will take place on Sunday, Jan. 1. The parade will start near City Hall, with judging at the beginning.

Perplexed parking

The Philadelphia Parking Authority is now collecting meter fees in no parking zones and at posted bus stops on both sides of Frankford near Cottman Avenue.

A look back at 2016

The year 2016 is almost in the history books, and some happenings in the Northeast could fill at least a chapter. 

Local police celebrate with students at holiday party

Police officers from the 2nd and 15th districts treated more than 120 Northeast school children to a holiday party on Dec. 14 at the Philadelphia Protestant Home.

Local author tells the story of modern-day mummery

When it comes to the Mummers, Steve Highsmith knows his stuff.

Less crime in 2nd Police District

Capt. Thomas McLean, commander of the 2nd PoliceDistrict, last week delivered some good news to Lawncrest Community Association members.

Calendar of Events: Dec. 28, 2016

Thursday, Dec. 29

Around Town: Dec. 18, 2016

Monthly cleanup, recycling events announced

Merry & bright

The Northeast Times had a very difficult time choosing a winner in our Christmas decorating contest.

Verizon donates to Ryan, Calvary and MaST schools

Verizon last week donated a total of $22,500 to three local schools.