Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring

Love boat

As Ryan O’Connor watches passengers get ready to board the Philadelphia Belle, he sees plenty of “wow moments.”


NE health center gets a new name

City Council has voted to rename Public Health Center 10, at 2230 Cottman Ave., as “District Health Center No. 10, the Judge Edward B. Rosenberg Center.”


Missing Neuman

Judy Schwartz recalls with fondness the Jewish Community Centers David G. Neuman Senior Center.


Gutter ball

Jon Kroljic has been in the bowling business for 30 years and knew Adams Lanes had a bad reputation when he assumed ownership 10 months ago.


SPIN welcomes state reps to legislative breakfast

State law requires Pennsylvania to pass its annual budget by June 30, and Special People In Northeast Inc. picked a good time to host a legislative breakfast.


McColgan criticizes school district interim budget

Joe McColgan, a Republican candidate for an at-large City Council seat, is criticizing School Reform Commission chairman Robert Archie and superintendent Arlene Ackerman for an interim budget that was adopted last week.


The business of improvement

Craig White has worked for Philadelphia Gas Works since 1980, rising to president and CEO in March.


Fruitful search

Relatives are tracked down for ceremony to honor officer who died 54 years ago.


Special reward

Generous donation of books brings plenty of smiles to staffers and youngsters at Mayfair child-care center.


Two well-known NE bowling alleys roll into the gutter

Two venerable local bowling alleys closed recently.