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Priests in child molestation cases going to trial

Judge refuses to dismiss charges against Monsignor William Lynn, who allegedly endangered the welfare of children by reassigning to other parishes priests suspected of molesting students.


Oxford Circle Church has space for new PAL center

A new PAL center is expected to open in the Northeast before the school year begins.


Homeland security

It’s a whole new world out there, thanks to 9/11 and the Internet, and the police are on top of it.


Can do

During 13 years of coping with multiple sclerosis, Terri Kubiak has done her best to strike the word can’t from her vocabulary. Whether kayaking on a river or working out, she’s a woman in motion.


Expect some delays on I-95

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will close lanes on Interstate 95 in Northeast Philadelphia on Thursday, Aug. 4, for bridge inspection.


Dollar signs

As City Hall’s financial watchdog, Controller Alan Butkovitz has his hands full while keeping tabs on a broke city that needs money, a broke school district that needs money and a planned change in real-estate assessment likely to have a lot of residents howling.


An unhappy evening of ‘metha-drone’

The Mayfair meeting attracted a big crowd. Politicians, residents and civic leaders repeated the same message: A planned methadone clinic isn’t welcome.


It’s her time to shine

During troubled times, Elizabeth Lane had put family first. Now two scholarships and a lot of support are helping her reach a dream for her own future.


Detectives name Northeast’s most wanted

The Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives Division is seeking the public’s help in locating the following most-wanted suspects in connection with crimes in the Northeast:


Frankford man is charged with murdering his girlfriend

A Frankford man was arrested on murder and arson charges last week after he allegedly stabbed his girlfriend to death and set her East Mount Airy house on fire.