Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus

Ex-Northeast priests removed from ministry

Two priests formerly connected to Northeast churches have been found “unsuitable for ministry,” parishioners were told last weekend.


Neighborhood news in brief for the week of Feb. 26

The scoop on a proposal for townhomes on Hope Street, problems with the Richmond Street detour, the Livingston Street collapse and other local news.


Property reassessments almost complete

Almost done.


Severe weather should not spike insurance premiums

Your inner cynic can take a breath.


2nd PDAC honors local officers

Members of the 2nd Police District Advisory Council on Feb. 11 honored officers for outstanding police work.


Elected officials, union members decry closing of old Nabisco plant

State Sen. Mike Stack said Oreos are his wife’s favorite cookie, but he’s not going to buy them anymore.


$9,000 windfall just a con game

The callers say they’re from the government and they want to give you $9,000.


Mayfair couple to wed at Flower Show

Flowers always are big parts of weddings, but this year, a wedding will be a big part of the Philadelphia International Flower Show.


Corrected real estate tax bills to be distributed

A Bustleton resident is one of those city taxpayers who, on one hand, won, and on the other, lost.


Councilman discusses Philly’s voice with Millbrook Civic

Councilman David Oh thinks Philly loses influence in Harrisburg because city officials must resign their seats if they want to campaign for any posts other than their own.