Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus

In full bloom

— Frankford residents are using the power of flowers to beautify their community.




Monsignor Lynn denied bail

Judge M. Teresa Sarmina this morning denied Monsignor William Lynn's request to be freed on bail.


Leaving no tree behind

The members of the non-profit Northeast Tree Tenders have put 530 trees into the ground in the past four years.


Frankford getting set for community paint days

Feeling artistic, Frankford? How about doing a little painting?


Giving a voice to childhood sex abuse victims

On the heels of the conviction of a high-ranking Catholic church official, veteran attorneys and a victims' advocate encourage childhood sexual abuse victims to speak up.


Police seize synthetic marijuana in local sweep

During a sweep of Northeast Philadelphia stores last week, police seized more than $200,000 in drug paraphernalia


Breaking news: Synthetic pot seized by agents

Synthetic marijuana was seized from two Northeast Philadelphia stores yesterday and today as part of a statewide law-enforcement sweep called “Operation Artificial High.”