Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring

Thomas concedes nomination in Democratic primary for City Council

Isaiah Thomas last week called Helen Gym to concede the fifth and final nomination in the Democratic primary for City Council at-large. 


Oldtimers Association honor pair at luncheon

The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association last month honored two people with the William “Pickles” Kennedy Award.


In memory of Danny

The Danny Craige Foundation provided the funding for a new scoreboard at the St. Martin of Tours gymnasium.


Election roundup: A look at the final numbers

While Jim Kenney easily won last week’s Democratic mayoral primary with 56 percent of the vote, his numbers were even better in the 14 Northeast wards.


Sestak pushes for more investment in infrastructure

Joe Sestak, a former congressman who is seeking the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate, is calling for more investment in infrastructure.


Changing of the guard

Jim Kenney, Lisa Deeley and John Sabatina Jr. score big victories, while Ed Neilson loses his reelection bid. 


Stack, Saidel back Williams on eve of election

As voters prepare to head to the polls for the primary election on Tuesday, candidates are unveiling some late endorsements.


Wright corruption indictment dismissed

An indictment against the former chief of staff to retired City Councilman Jack Kelly is dismissed.


Voters will see a crowded ballot on Tuesday

The primary election is next Tuesday, and Philadelphians will see a crowded ballot.


Tuesday’s special election will fill 5th Senatorial District seat

The vacant 5th Senatorial District seat will be filled on Tuesday in a special election.