Northeast Times

 Articles by Tom Waring


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.


Bambies in the crosshairs

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



City Council's new era

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


Citizen Kelly



With arrival of 2012, they resolve to … .

The year 2011 has just a few days remaining, and some local figures are looking forward to a successful 2012.


Northwood Civic Talks Recycling

A representative from RecycleBank last week offered Northwood Civic Association members the chance to sign up for a sticker that can earn them points for discounts, deals and gift cards at local and national merchants.


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.