Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring

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.




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.


Citizen Kelly



City Council's new era

Longtime state lawmaker Dennis O'Brien joins city's governing body.


Archdiocese to Disclose Panel's School Finding

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is expected to publicly announce the findings of its blue-ribbon commission on education during a 4 p.m. news conference on Friday, Jan. 6.


Redistricting carves up O’Brien’s territory

State Sen. Tina Tartaglione looks like one of the winners in legislative redistricting, while most local House members believe the final plan is an improvement on the preliminary one.