Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus

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.



Bad credit, bad everything

— Paying bills late or just skipping on them is going to cost you. A lot.


Finding a Frankford killer

By John Loftus



Fallen stars

— The firemen who perished in Monday's warehouse blaze in Kensington hailed from the Northeast.





Holy cow, what have you been smoking?

— With the rising popularity of synthetic marijuana, the city's police department has a good idea what it's all about.