Articles by Northeast Times Staff

A lifetime of innovation

Art for the ages: Narissa Ferrer, a 92 year old artist, actress and Navy veteran, stands by an exhibition showcasing her work at Wesley Enhanced Living, 7040 Oxford Ave. She has over 40 paintings, and continues to expand her modern-style artwork. 


A grand time

All in the family: Maternity BVM School celebrated Grandparents Day on Nov. 30. Students played bingo with their grandparents, gave them a tour of the school and ate lunch together. 


Enjoy Christmas stories online

The Northeast Times Facebook page will feature A Magic Sleigh Ride with John McBride beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 13.


Councilman Domb donates salary to 5 public schools

City Councilman Allan Domb (D-at large) last week made donations to five public schools, including two in the Northeast.


Community fund seeks donations to help Northeast families in need

The Times’ 68th annual Eleanor Smylie Community Fund will help local families during the Christmas season.


Calendar of Events: Dec. 7, 2016

Thursday, Dec. 8


Around Town: Dec. 7, 2016

Animal welfare fundraiser is Saturday


Pets of the Week: Nov. 30, 2016

Patty needs a new best friend


Councilman donates salary to schools

A lesson in generosity: City Councilman Allan Domb (D-at large), pictured above visiting the kindergarten class at Hancock Elementary, donates his salary to public schools across Philadelphia. Recent recipients of donations are five schools in the Northeast: Abraham Lincoln and George Washington high schools, Austin Meehan Middle School and John Hancock and Watson Comly elementary schools. 


CORA Services honors local ‘Champions for Children’

CORA Services celebrated its 45th anniversary last week at its annual Champions for Children event at the Union League of Philadelphia.