Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus




City Council gets an earful from The People

— Council takes its budget show on the road. At a forum in Lawndale, folks gripe about L&I, schools, taxes…


Author finds inspiration in Port Richmond

Lee Fishman found herself impressed with the courage of immigrants trying to build lives there. So she decided to write a book about it.



Frankford folks are proud of their new computer skills

Some Frankford residents got an introduction to computer basics, the Internet, e-mail and social-media sites during three classes held last month at the Frankford Community Development Corp. on Griscom Street.