Articles by William Kenny

Volunteers clean up Poquessing park

Fifteen representatives of Sandmeyer Steel Company, including President and CEO Ron Sandmeyer Jr., were among 28 total volunteers who took part in the Spring Cleanup hosted by the Friends of Poquessing Watershed on April 16.


Suspect sought in 7-eleven robbery

Police are trying to identify a robber who stole about $200 from a 7-eleven in Mayfair last Sunday.


Road to recovery

Residents give recommendations for improving Roosevelt Boulevard during public forum.


Renovations to Immaculate Mary topic of Holme Circle meeting

Residents of Holme Circle may soon learn the full details about proposed renovations to the Immaculate Mary Home at 2990 Holme Ave.


Police: Ex-con started fire that killed family

Abdu Rivera hasn’t exactly been lying low since someone firebombed an Olney rowhouse in November 2003, igniting a blaze that claimed the lives of five family members, including a 3-month-old girl.


Police and fire credit union robbed of $500

One sure-fire way to get yourself some attention is to steal money from police and firefighters. Indirectly, that’s precisely what an unidentified man did in Mayfair last Saturday.


NE man sentenced to prison for child porn

Note: In a previous version of this article, the Times published an incorrect home address for the defendant, Tony Myers.


Father shoots son on Mayfair street

An argument between a father and his adult son led to a shooting on a Mayfair street on April 26, leaving the son with a chest wound and the father explaining his actions to police.


Arsonist of troubled Mayfair bar sought

It’s been an eventful several months for Owen’s Cafe in Mayfair.


15th District honors local officer

Members of the 15th Police District Advisory Council recently honored Officer Patrick Owens as Officer of the Month for March. During the month, Owens arrested a gunman inside a Mayfair bar and captured an alleged carjacker.