Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring


At your service

Two groups that help war veterans team up for a great mission: They're helping America's heroes to cut through red tape.


They’re here to collect

Torresdale native Adrian “A.J.” D’Angelo has worked in a bunch of different fields over the years — retails sales and management, insurance and investment sales and Web site design and instruction.


They’re here to collect

Torresdale native Adrian “A.J.” D’Angelo has worked in a bunch of different fields over the years — retails sales and management, insurance and investment sales and Web site design and instruction.


‘It hurts so bad’

Friends and family battle the pain from the loss of a great soldier killed in a horrific attack in Afghanistan.


Keeping memories afloat

A former sailor on the USS Forrestal organizes a ceremony to salute the ship and remember a deadly fire.


Can do

During 13 years of coping with multiple sclerosis, Terri Kubiak has done her best to strike the word can’t from her vocabulary. Whether kayaking on a river or working out, she’s a woman in motion.


An unhappy evening of ‘metha-drone’

The Mayfair meeting attracted a big crowd. Politicians, residents and civic leaders repeated the same message: A planned methadone clinic isn’t welcome.


Dollar signs

As City Hall’s financial watchdog, Controller Alan Butkovitz has his hands full while keeping tabs on a broke city that needs money, a broke school district that needs money and a planned change in real-estate assessment likely to have a lot of residents howling.


Neighbors say ‘NO!’ to methadone clinic

Tenants are mum about Healing Way facility, but they have applied to Harrisburg for a permit to dispense methadone.