Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Free gun lock giveaway on Friday

City Councilman Brian O’Neill will sponsor a free gun lock giveaway on Friday, Sept. 16, from 9 to 10 a.m. at his office at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5, 11630 Caroline Road.

Designer Bag Bingo planned Oct. 2 at FOP

The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 Auxiliary will holds its fourth annual Designer Bag Bingo on Sunday, Oct. 2, from 1 to 4 p.m. at FOP Lodge 5, 11630 Caroline Road.

Crime Log: September 14, 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. 

Charity runs to be held in memory of local 9/11 victims

Fifteen years after the attacks on the World Trade Center, NE victims are remembered. 

Calendar of Events: September 14, 2016

Thursday, Sept. 15

Burholme festival slated for Sunday

The Burholme Business Association Fall Festival will take place on Sunday, Sept. 18, from 1 to 4 p.m. along the 7300 block of Rising Sun Ave., between Oxford Avenue and Bleigh Avenue.

Around Town: September 14, 2016

Meeting to discuss district plans

Signs of support

Friends and family of Chris Ford, a Northeast Philadelphia native who currently lives in Nashville, displayed red balloons at Chalfont Playground to show their support as Chris faces the final stages of his terminal cancer. Chris made national news after deciding to marry his fiancée, Nicole Wismer, despite his declining health. 

Scholars: September 7, 2016

Kevin Richardson, a member of the Class of 2018 majoring in Business Administration, completed Colby-Sawyer College’s internship requirement with Source Interactive, a marketing firm in Jenkintown. Colby-Sawyer is in New Hampshire.

Pets of the Week: September 7, 2016

Luke is looking for love