Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Scholars: May 25, 2016

A total of 408 Mansfield University students have been named to the dean’s list. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must attend the university full-time and earn at least a 3.5 GPA. Area students who earned this recognition were Brittany Blair and Willie Scott.

Rendell: ‘There are probably more ugly women in America than attractive women’

The Philadelphia Republican Party is criticizing former Mayor and Gov. Ed Rendell for comments made to the Washington Post.

Religious Events: May 25, 2016

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310,

Pets of the Week: May 25, 2016

Panda trained, ready for home

Around Town: May 25, 2016

Philly hosting Memorial Day weekend concert

Pets of the Week: May 18, 2016

Zena looking for quality time

Donations sought to help sergeant diagnosed with cancer

Members of the Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives are asking for the public’s help in supporting one of their own through a very difficult time. Sgt. Heriberto “Eddie” Ortiz was recently diagnosed with cancer and his co-workers are raising money to support his care and his family’s needs. Ortiz is 43, married and the father of a teenage daughter.

A centenarian celebration

100 years young: Laura Felice will celebrate her 100th birthday on Friday, May 20. The soon-to-be centenarian recently got a head start on celebrating the big milestone when the Maternity BVM Seniors threw her a birthday party. Felice is pictured with state Sen. John Sabatina Jr. and Theresa Canuso, president of BVM Seniors.