Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring




In need of a prayer

Significant enrollment declines force archdiocese to undertake a new round of school cuts.


Northeast reacts to elementary school closings

A sad day leaves pupils of some Northeast grade schools wondering about the future.



Bambies in the crosshairs

For St. Hubert students, word that their school will close forever in five months spurs tears and much uncertainty.


The beginning of the end

Last week, the Catholic Archdiocese called for the closing of five high schools and 45 elementary schools. Representatives from St. Laurentius and St. George schools, both in the riverwards, vowed to appeal the decision.


Much to do for Nutter’s Part 2

The mayor starts his second and last term with an inaugural address short on dreams and objectives — a sharp contrast to the tone four years ago.