Northeast Times

 Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Youth hockey players hit the ice at Wells Fargo

Face off: Several hundred local youth ice hockey players recently competed in a series of all-star games at the Wells Fargo Center. The boys, ages 4-15, were invited to play by Ed Snider, CEO of Comcast Spectacor. State Sen. John Sabatina Jr. (D-5th dist.) dropped the opening puck for the Torresdale Hockey Club all-star game. Joining him in the ceremony were hockey club director Joel Schriver (right) and players Danny Mackley (left), Olivia Schriver (second from right) and Brian Christy (center). 


Scholars: September 2, 2015

The Northeast Times would like to congratulate the following college graduates, students who were named to their school’s dean’s list, and area residents who recently received special honors. 


Prison inmates design handcrafted chair for Pope Francis

Philadelphia Prison System staff and inmates have designed a handcrafted chair that will be presented as a gift to Pope Francis during his visit to the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility on Sunday, Sept. 27.


Pets of the Week: September 2, 2015

Mick wants to play outside


Crime log: September 2, 2015

July 27 through Aug. 9



A bright future

Success in the classroom: Mayoral candidate Melissa Murray Bailey hands a graduation certificate to Angelo Ortiz during a graduation ceremony on Aug. 24 at the Northeast GED Center, 1928 Cottman Ave. 


Around town: September 2, 2015

Italian festival is at Our Lady of Consolation


Scholars: August 26, 2015

The Northeast Times would like to congratulate the following college graduates, students who were named to their school’s dean’s list, and area residents who recently received special honors. 


Registration open for Veterans Parade

Participation is now open for the first Philadelphia Veterans Parade, scheduled for Nov. 8.