Northeast Times

 Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Bystander injured by O.C. gunfire

Gunfire between two men on an Oxford Circle street critically wounded a teenage bystander on Aug. 30, Philadelphia police say.


Boulevard water-main break at Welsh Road throws motorists a curve

A major water main break forced the closure of all six inner lanes of Roosevelt Boulevard at Welsh Road on Sunday. Traffic restrictions there could remain in place for two weeks, Philadelphia Water Department officials say.



Cops want man for questioning in shooting

Philadelphia police are searching for a man nicknamed “Smurf” in connection with the shooting of a man Friday night in Upper Holmesburg.





Keeping Willow

Willow is a fluffy calico kitten that is social and sweet. She craves and loves attention and is great with other animals and children. Willow is spayed, vaccinated and Fiv and Felv tested negative. She’s in Foster care via Forgotten Cats. FC provides sterilization assistance for homeless felines. Apply at www.petfinder.com/shelters/PA586.html or apply at the adoption center in PetSmart at 901 Old York Road.