Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring

Commission to redraw district maps

Campaign bits


A push for vouchers

Junior citizens take to the streets to fight for their right to school choice


Renovation on the rails

Local politicians are working to ensure SEPTA’s long-planned repair projects are still full steam ahead.




For the Bambies, it’s hope and pray

St. Hubert High School has formally appealed its ordered shutdown in June. Now it’s up to the archdiocese to decide if a reprieve for the institution is warranted.



Delicious Donations

Organizers meet locally to prepare for the 22nd annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.



High court ruling brings high anxiety to 169th race

Thanks to a tie-breaking vote by state Supreme Court Chief Justice and Rhawnhurst resident Ron Castille, new boundaries for state House and Senate districts are kaput. Denny O’Brien’s old House seat likely will stay put, spurring a crowded contest.