Articles by Tom Waring

Boyle to face Sabatina in primary

State Rep. Kevin Boyle officially announced on Monday that he is challenging state Sen. John Sabatina Jr. in the 5th Senatorial District Democratic primary on April 26, 2016.

Among the elite

Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame welcomes 15 inductees. 

Northeast vote proves decisive in Taubenberger win

Fox Chase’s Al Taubenberger is a city councilman-elect, and he has the Northeast to thank, according to a review of vote totals in the local 14 wards.

Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce unveils new logo

The Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce recently unveiled a new logo at a “Meet the New President Breakfast” at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5.

Victory at last

Al Taubenberger gave five concession speeches in five previous runs for office, but Tuesday night was a lot different.

Lighting ceremony honors fallen firefighter

Fox Chase Recreation Center was the scene of a recent field-lighting dedication ceremony in memory of fallen firefighter Daniel Sweeney.

Campaign ’16 is underway

Now that the 2015 elections are over, candidates will be gearing up for the April 26, 2016 primary.

Taylor discusses budget battle, possible solutions

State Rep. John Taylor does not sense much interest among his constituents when it comes to the ongoing budget battle.

Meet the candidates

The Northeast Times takes an inside look at Tuesday’s elections.  

Candidates pick up backing as Election Day nears

Ward leader Matt Wolfe is strongly backing fellow Republican Terry Tracy for City Council at large.