Articles by Star Staff

Religious Events (June 2, 2011)

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 Sunday at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday school for children at 10 a.m. 215-342-6310,

Editorial: The Grand Old Problem

Philadelphia’s moribund Republican Party needs to do a lot of soul-searching …

Trips (June 2, 2011)

Trips may be sent to the Northeast Times, 2512 Metropolitan Drive, Trevose, PA 19053. Submissions will be printed as space permits. Items also can be sent by fax to 215-355-4857 or e-mail at

Police & firefighter football team earns playoff appearance

Despite suffering its first loss of the season on May 21 in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif., Philadelphia’s police and fire football team, the Blue Flame, has qualified for a postseason game in the National Public Safety Football League.

Crime log

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.