Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus

Local school needs your help to score new computers

The Anne Frank Elementary School faculty and staff are trying once again to win new computers for students.


A tiny pet's whereabouts spurs big worries

— A Howell Street woman was frantic when she couldn't locate her beloved miniature Chihuahua for days.



Pharmacy robber strikes again

A man who fits the description of the bandit who robbed more than a dozen Philadelphia-area drug stores got prescription drugs and cash from the Somerton Pharmacy on the 10800 block of Bustleton Ave. Thursday evening.


Another paint day slated in Frankford

Frankford residents can have a brush with art on Thursday, Nov. 8, at St. Mark’s Church, 4442 Frankford Ave.


Hardware store bandit on the loose

Police are looking for a man who robbed an Oxford Circle hardware store on Oct. 20.


Man charged with holding woman captive

A 21-year-old Crescentville man has been charged with holding a woman against her will in his Godfrey Avenue home.



Flood-prone homes in Bensalem urged to evacuate

Bensalem police officers are knocking on doors near the township’s waterways to advise people to evacuate.


Sandy has arrived

Northeast residents squeezed in last minute shopping on Monday morning in preparation for Hurricane Sandy.