Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring

It’s a bewitching literary debut

Lori J. Schiele, a 40-year-old from Somerton, likes to say that she’s never far from paper and pen.


Musical bliss

It’s time for WXPN’s annual XPoNential Music Festival, a mellow weekend of top-notch music by the lazy river.


It’s a bewitching literary debut

A Far Northeast author’s first novel is rooted in something she knows plenty about … Wicca, and the practice of witchcraft.


Battle looms over planned methadone clinic

As opposition mounts in Mayfair and Holmesburg to a proposed methadone clinic at 7900-04 Frankford Ave., there are plenty of unanswered questions.


Remembering Frank Rizzo

Philadelphians either loved or hated Frank L. Rizzo’s outspoken ways, but his brother recalled a different side to the former mayor and police commissioner.


Big Plans

A Northeast couple’s dream is about to come true — starting a charter school for autistic children. It’ll soon open in the old Lower Dublin Academy.


Switch to solar gets warm reception

Panels are being installed on roofs of a Rhawnhurst apartment complex, and the state DEP likes what it sees.


A look ahead to the presidential election

The 2012 Pennsylvania primary is scheduled for April 24, and the presidential election will top the ballot.


All about George

How comprehensive is the Washington exhibit at the National Constitution Center? Well, it even has his dentures.


A new Crusader in charge

The Rev. James E. Dalton, a 1962 Judge graduate, is returning to his roots as the Crusaders’ new principal.