Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Holy Family has workshops

Holy Family University, 9801 Frankford Ave., will hold a number of free upcoming workshops in its Education and Technology Center.


Around Town: March 17, 2017

Play shown at NE Regional


Boyle’s district office closed Tuesday

Due to inclement weather conditions, district offices for U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle will be closed on Tuesday.  But, the Washington, D.C. office will open at oon to handle any questions or issues that may arise. The telephone number is 202-225-6111.


Volunteers help March for Meals program

Food for thought: Volunteers for RSVP Philadelphia display their freshly baked Hamentashen, a tri-cornered fruit-filled pastry symbolic of the Jewish celebration of Purim. The pastries were made to be included in the Home Delivered Meals Program during March For Meals Month at KleinLife, 10100 Jamison Ave. March For Meals is observed annually to call the public’s attention to the issues of senior hunger and the roles volunteers of any age can play in addressing them as part of a campaign by Meals On Wheels America.


Pets of the Week: March 15, 2017

Signs point to special dog


Partners in caring

The ShopRite in Morrell Plaza selected two local employees to be featured on 150,000 Cheerios boxes.


Local Flair: March 15, 2017

The deadline is March 15 to vote for your choice to be the next member of the Phillies Wall of Fame.


Crime Log: March 15, 2017

As reported by Northeast Detectives. Does not include homicides, sexual assaults, narcotics offenses or other specific crimes investigated by special police units. All locations listed by block, not by exact address.



BVM student qualifies for Geography Bee

Andrew Lukashchuk, an eighth-grader at Maternity BVM Elementary School, has been named one of the semifinalists for the 2017 Pennsylvania National Geographic State Bee.