Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus



Will garden grow on you?

— The relatively mild winter is giving gardeners an early start in the dirt. But it also has awakened some unpleasant things that require lots of tugging and pulling.


Boyle easily gets nod for second term

“Turnout was anemic.” — Rep. Kevin Boyle


8th district commander beefing up street patrols

— He tells Millbrook and Parkwood residents of strategy to go after unruly juveniles, prevent property crimes.




For kids, gambling is a big deal

Parents worry. Why wouldn’t they? There are so many ways their kids can go wrong.


Happy Days

— It has been more than five decades, but folks like Bunny Gibson and Charlie Gracie still recall the glow of 'Bandstand' and its legendary host Dick Clark, who died last week at 82.