Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Pets of the Week: March 1, 2017

Shy Sofie quickly warms up to love


OLC earns grant for participating in kiss-a-pig fundraiser

Pucker up: Randi Marmer, assistant vice president of public relations, TruMark Financial, presents a check for $5,300 to representatives from Our Lady of Calvary School, for the school’s participation in the credit union’s annual Kiss-A-Pig Financial Literacy Fundraiser. Pictured are (from left) the Rev. John Babowitch, pastor of Our Lady of Calvary Church, science teacher Patricia Torpey, Sister Mildred Chesnavage, principal of Our Lady of Calvary School, and Randi Marmer. 


Little Flower students blossom at Flower Show

The 2017 Philadelphia Flower Show will take place March 11-19 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, 12th and Arch streets.


Crime Log: March 1, 2017

Feb. 6 through 19


Calendar of Events: March 1, 2017

Thursday, March 2


British pop group at Philadelphia Mills

UK’s X Factor winner Little Mix will be stopping by the Philadelphia Mills FYE on Wednesday, March 1, at 3 p.m.


Around Town: March 1, 2017

Screenwriting competition accepting entries


Wawa to be built on old Nabisco property 

The iconic Nabisco bakery tower will be demolished, and a Wawa will be built on the site, at 12000 Roosevelt Blvd.


Something super

Helping hands: Lt. Gov. Mike Stack (left) attended the annual Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia Super Sunday phone-a-thon at the Jewish Relief Agency warehouse at 10980 Dutton Road. Super Sunday is an effort to raise millions of dollars to support programs for food assistance, at-risk seniors and families in need in the Philadelphia region and abroad.


Scholars: Feb. 22, 2017

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.