The Northeast Community Center has been closed, foreclosed, sold and its locks have been changed, but the non-profit center’s executive director still has hope and still can see a future.
Members of the 2nd Police District Advisory Council honored four officers during their Dec. 11 meeting.
— The 200-year-old graveyard once tended to by the Byberry Meeting remains a mystery in Northeast Philly.
Two men were found shot to death in the Northeast on Christmas Eve, police said.
A fire has erupted in space.
— Plans for a big distribution center at the site are halted as new top management reviews company strategy.
The international drug maker said it had decided to cease development plans for the site on Red Lion Road. The 136-acre property had been home to the former Island Green golf course.
A police officer from Burholme was charged last week with insurance fraud related to an August accident in Summerdale.
Thieves looking to cash in on high metal prices have been walking away with copper downspouts, iron manhole covers, brass mailboxes and even bronze plaques from veterans’ graves.
Police said Friday they have arrested a suspect in connection with an incident in Holmesburg in which two men impersonating police officers stopped a pickup truck and handcuffed the occupants.