Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Political briefs

Open house at Martina White’s office


Summer entertainment news

Blues star to perform at Folk Festival


Crime log: July 29, 2015

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. 


Deeley visits Take Back Your Neighborhood meeting

Lisa Deeley often hears voters say something like, “The November election is a foregone conclusion.”


Joint replacement seminars scheduled at Jeanes

Jeanes Hospital, 7600 Central Ave., will hold free seminars for people considering a total hip or knee replacement.


Taylor to co-sponsor immigration bill

Following the death of Kathryn Steinle, who was gunned down in San Francisco by an illegal immigrant, state Rep. John Taylor (R-177th dist.) announced he will co-sponsor legislation to require state and local law enforcement agencies to comply with federal law and cooperate with federal immigration officials.


NEHS grad visits White House

A recent Northeast High School graduate and college-bound student, Qwajarik Sims, who is served through Philadelphia Futures’ Sponsor-A-Scholar Program, was a participant at First Lady Michelle Obama’s 2015 Beating the Odds summit at the White House.


Nazareth Hospital hires senior nurse

Nazareth Hospital has appointed Lindsay Lion as Emergency Department senior nurse navigator.


Local groups organize trips

Trip will benefit scholarship fund


Community Day is Aug. 15

State Rep. Jason Dawkins will sponsor Frankford Community Day and Gospel Concert Series on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Gambrel Playground, 1900 Wakeling St.