Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus

Former CLIP employees go on trial on Monday

Five former city workers accused of ransacking homes are scheduled to go on trial on Monday.


Bevilacqua court appearance up in the air

A cardinal is due in court. Maybe.


Police think bank robber made a second call

Before the rain started on Aug. 27, a robber swept into the Vist Bank on the 8000 block of Verree Road and was in the pre-Irene wind with more than 12 grand a few minutes later.


Remnants of a catastrophe

Pieces of lost lives.


The science of sweet dreams

Cancer. It’s a word with so much meaning.


Pharmaceutical firm buys golf-course acreage

Teva North America finally signs on the dotted line and will build a distribution complex on 136 acres of Island Green.


The aftermath of Hurricane Irene

Residents continue to assess the damage caused by the strong storm, including flooding and trees flattened by gusty winds.


Getting down to business

Sometimes, it really is about who you know.


Use common sense to avoid burglaries

It’s the little things.


IRS: Tax scam brings many unhappy returns

Con artist “tax preparers” are telling seniors they can get big refunds. What they're likely to get is a lot of aggravation.