Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Health matters

Aria honors nurse

Tacony Civic to sponsor concert

The final seasonal concert sponsored by the Tacony Civic Association will take place on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at Disston Recreation Center, 4510 Disston St.

Papal Visit Preview: Inmates to present handcrafted chair to pope

Philadelphia Prison System staff and inmates have designed a handcrafted chair that will be presented as a gift to Pope Francis during his visit to the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility on Sunday, Sept. 27.

Scholars: September 16, 2015

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. 

McCloskey honored at plaque dedication

The Joseph C. McCloskey Charitable Fund recently held a memorial plaque dedication for Joseph C. “Goople” McCloskey.

Papal Visit Preview: National Liberty Museum announces special exhibit

The National Liberty Museum, 321 Chestnut St., will celebrate the World Meeting of Families with a papal visit exhibit, tours and extended museum hours.

Calendar of Events: September 16, 2015

Thursday, Sept. 17

Never forgotten

Remembering the victims of 9/11: Mission BBQ, 11000 Roosevelt Blvd., hosted a remembrance ceremony in its parking lot in memory of those lost in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. A singing of the national anthem started the service, where people gathered to pay their respects and take a moment of silence. Mounted police and bagpipers were also in attendance. 

Around town: September 16, 2015

See what events are happening in your neighborhood in the Northeast Times’ Around Town section. 

Crime log: September 9, 2015

Aug. 10 through 23