Northeast Times

 Articles by Ed Morrone


Witnesses recount Panas slaying at trial

“Frank Tepper murdered Billy Panas. He had his entire life ahead of him. Don’t let anybody tell you that he deserved it.” — Assistant District Attorney Michael Barry


Panther progress

“I think this season was a huge step in establishing Fels as a major program in the Public League.” — Samuel Fels basketball coach Mark Heimerdinger


Hiring haven

A Wal-Mart is coming to the Aramingo Crossings Shopping Center in Port Richmond. It's bringing more than 300 to the area.


Ready for Revitalization

Running as a democrat, Kensington native Richie Antipuna says he has what it takes to be state representative in the 177th district.


Both sides of the ball

Friday night’s game with St. Hubert was personal for Jackie Hartzell. The Archbishop Ryan basketball coach is a Hubert grad and former Bambie player.


Squilla plans to clean and green

Community groups can get a $1,000 grant from Mark Squilla’s office to help afford neighborhood cleanups.



Civic group meets to dicsuss issues of blight and crime

The Port Richmond West Community Action Network invited special guests to its meeting last week, with the aim of solving problems that impact the community.


Devastating déjà vu

Guy Moore must endure the same dreadful fate twice. After North Catholic closed, the former Falcon basketball coach relocated to the West Catholic hardwood, where he now must face another school closing.