Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus



Attorney: Lynn tried to put collar on preists

— The monsignor, on trial in the archdiocesan child sex-abuse case, did his best to keep suspect clergymen from having contact with parish youngsters, his lawyer said.




Sweet spot


Priests' trial to begin on Monday

— Two are charged with raping minors; a third is charged with allowing the first two to be in contact with children.



Feathered friend

— Whether she's at home or taking a stroll in her Castor Gardens neighborhood, Tami Whittock always has Winston on her shoulder. The small parrot is a colorful character popular with a lot of folks around town.


Let's play!

The Chalfont Playground in Millbrook had been closed for months for a significant makeover. Now it's back, and the neighborhood's kids couldn't be happier.