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Accused priest allowed to return to ministry

A priest accused of molesting minors who has been on leave since 2011 has been ruled suitable to return to ministry, Archbishop Charles Chaput, leader of Philadelphia’s Roman Catholic Archdiocese, announced Sunday.


Tacony renovations embrace local history

Things have been happening along Torresdale Avenue in Tacony.


Summer surf in a bowl

Sun, surf and sand – here comes the summer of 2014 at the beach. It’s the sights, the sounds and that smell of salty air. Put all these elements together and suddenly hunger can strike.


School district police officer dies at Washington High

A veteran school district police officer was found dead at Washington High School Monday afternoon.


The road to recovery

Months after suffering a combined 20 stab wounds, three Father Judge student-athletes talk to the Northeast Times about the harrowing ordeal in an exclusive interview.

To hear Tom Bayer and his two best friends from the Father Judge wrestling team tell it, the night of March 21 was like any other.


Pets of the Week: June 4, 2014

Red needs a happy home


Pancake breakfast is June 8

Philadelphia Police Explorers invite the public to enjoy a pancake breakfast in support of the Philadelphia Police Foundation on Sunday, June 8, from 8 to 10 a.m. at Applebee’s Northeast, 9141 Roosevelt Blvd.


Northeast High alums help save program

There was a little crowd in mission control late on the afternoon of May 22 as Northeast High alums dropped in to see the latest advancements at the Project SPARC while the kids were running their annual, but still virtual, space mission. They weren’t disappointed. 


Local pro wrestler returns to his roots this weekend

Drew Gulak has wrestled in Northeast Philadelphia before.


Greater Bustleton Civic elects board members

Greater Bustleton Civic League members last week gave out cash and honors, certified the election of board members, learned about new city sanitation regulations, heard about how boring zoning could be because of the specialized language used in zoning cases, and then voted on a couple such cases.