Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus

Breaking News: Monsignor Lynn is sentenced to 3 to 6 years in prison

Monsignor William Lynn is the first high-ranking official of the Roman Catholic church in America to be convicted and sentenced to prison. He was accused in the Philadelphia priest sex abuse scandal.


Jury clears defendants in CLIP civil rights suit

A federal jury on Friday found not liable all the defendants in a suit brought by a Northeast man who claimed he was persecuted by employees of the city’s Community Life Improvement Project.


Breaking news: Clergyman to be retried on abuse charges

The District Attorney’s office will retry the Rev. James Brennan on attempted rape and endangering children charges.








Frankford Civic approves of real estate plans

— Residents backed proposals to revive a Chinese restaurant and welcome retail space to former Globe Dye Works site.