Northeast Times

 Articles by Hayden Mitman

More upgrades in store for Shissler Rec

Thanks to the Big Green Blocks project, Shissler Rec will see a new spray park and other creative makeovers.


Fare brings fresh, organic food to the table

Realizing the shifting attitude in Fairmount, and the city as a whole, the new Fare restaurant along Fairmount Avenue boasts a purely organic kitchen.


25 Years and Counting for the NKCDC

A look back at the humble beginnings of the New Kensington Community Development Corporation.


Study says cash flows from water

A recent study signaling the recovery of Philadelphia’s waterways could mean significant investments to the waterfront in Bridesburg.


Protecting the neighborhood

Unhappy with the violence in Northern Liberties, business owners and residents are trying to install security cameras to help keep a watchful eye on the area.


At Fairmount Park's Sedgley Woods, disc golf rules

On the fringe of Fairmount Park, almost every day, you’ll find a growing throng of “golfers” on what is said to be the nation’s second oldest course.


Making Port Richmond's waterfront the place to be once again

In Port Richmond, a comfortably warm and sunny spring evening last week was peppered with information on the future of the Delaware River waterfront.


Hunt is on for suspect in Trax slaying

Police believe Quasheam Richburg, 20, stormed the Trax Foods store on May 26 and fatally shot Moustafa Shaker.



Historic Church of Assumption spared, for now

The 163-year-old church, with its pair of towering spires at 11th and Spring Garden streets, was temporarily saved from the wrecking ball last week.