Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring

Pride of the Northeast

The Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame on Sunday afternoon inducted five individuals and one nonprofit agency during a ceremony at Holy Family University.


Letter about campaign sign appears to be phony

In a letter to the editor in last week’s Times, a woman named “Jenn Michaelson” claimed that a campaign sign for Dee Adcock, the Republican candidate in the 13th Congressional District, fell onto Woodhaven Road and caused a four-inch-long scratch on her car.


Clarke discusses plans to improve community sustainability

City Council President Darrell Clarke likes what he sees happening in growing neighborhoods such as University City, Northern Liberties and Center City.


National business group endorses Dee Adcock

The National Federation of Independent Business last week announced its endorsement of Republican Dee Adcock in the 13th Congressional District.


Cawley discusses education funding

Jim Cawley recalls the day in early 2011 when he and Tom Corbett raised their right hands to take the oath of office, Cawley as lieutenant governor and Corbett as governor.


Candidates forum to be held Oct. 19 in Bustleton

Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, at 9768 Verree Road in Bustleton, welcomes the public to attend a candidates forum on Sunday, Oct. 19, at 10 a.m.


Deadline approaches for vote registry

The deadline is Monday, Oct. 6, to register to vote for the Nov. 4 general election.


Business group aims to improve Castor Gardens

The newly formed Take Back Your Neighborhood Business Association held its first meeting on Sunday afternoon at an office at 6601 Rutland St.


Bank donates money to Fox Chase School’s math program

State Rep. Kevin Boyle and officials from Fox Chase Bank visited Fox Chase Elementary School on Sept. 19 to deliver some good news.


Take Back Your Neighborhood discusses school reform

Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association last week heard from a local attorney and the head of Pennsylvania Working Families.