Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Firefly Music Festival begins Thursday

General admission and VIP pass options are available for the Firefly Music Festival, Thursday through Sunday, June 16-19 at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway in Delaware.


Crime Log: June 15, 2016

The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department. 


A celebration of survival

A courageous crowd: Last month, 184 people celebrated five years of cancer survivorship at Cancer Treatment Centers of America with staff, friends, family and peers. 



Around Town: June 15, 2016

Music Hall of Fame event at Cannstatter’s


Pets of the Week: June 8, 2016

Achillies needs a playmate


Students draw rave reviews

Picture perfect: Our Lady of Calvary third-grade student Allyson Mayer, 9, and fifth-grader Abbey Merrigan were the winners of an art contest sponsored by the Philadelphia Federal Credit Union. The winners received $100 in savings accounts and a pizza party for their classrooms.  MARIA YOUNG / TIMES PHOTOS


Scout pack celebrates with picnic

Cub Scout Pack 160 has been meeting on Tuesday nights at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1015 Cottman Ave. in Burholme, for the last 70 years.


School News: June 8, 2016

Local high school seniors honored


Rotary awards scholarships

Ladies night: Four local high school students received scholarships from the Frankford-Northeast Philadelphia Rotary Club at its recent luncheon at the Ashburner Inn. Recipients were chosen for their academic excellence and commitment to service, a Rotary core value. The awardees were Hannah Porter, New Foundations Charter School; Sarah Tran, Abraham Lincoln High School; Nguyenanh Vuong, Abraham Lincoln High School; and Lauren Maenner, St. Hubert High School. The students received their awards from Paul Stadelberger, Rotary Club vice president and scholarship committee chairman.