Articles by Northeast Times Staff

Composting bill unanimously passes City Council

City Council has unanimously passed a bill introduced by Councilman Dennis O’Brien and Councilwoman Cindy Bass that would strengthen and simplify ordinances governing the upkeep and collection of trash Dumpsters in the city while facilitating the implementation of a composting program.


St. Christopher to host Turn Back the Clock fundraiser

Alumni of St. Christopher School and parents of students are invited to the Turn Back the Clock adult social fundraiser at the school’s Trainer Hall, 13305 Proctor Road in Somerton. 


NE native running to become a magistrate in Bucks

A Northeast native and well-known city zoning attorney is running to become a magistrate in Bucks County.


Music festival coming to Delaware

The fourth annual Firefly Music Festival will return to The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway in Delaware from June 18-21. The headliners will be the Kings of Leon and The Killers.


Religious Events: February 25, 2015

All Saints Episcopal Church Rhawnhurst 1811 Loney St. Handicrafters meet Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Harmonie Singing Society meets Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist services on Sundays at 8 and 9:30 a.m. 215-342-6310, www.allsaintsrhawnhurst.org.


Calendar of Events: February 25, 2015

Thursday, February 26


Around town: February 25, 2015

College scholarships available 


Pets of the Week: February 25, 2015

Jeb will jump for joy with you


Trips: February 25, 2015

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS March 7 to 10 or April 25 to 28. Disney World. $2899 includes 4 days and 3 nights, roundtrip airfare, taxes, fees, Park Hopper admission and transfers. 610-892-1133.


Grant application deadline nears

The deadline is March 1 for organizations in the 19154 ZIP code to apply for grants through the Philadelphia Mills Advisory Council.