Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny


The giant of gym class

— Rich Alloway has taught gym at FitzPatrick Elementary School for 38 years. Now, he's blowing the whistle on a 44-year career.



At Fels, they're working for improvements

— Editor’s Note: In this second of two parts, the Northeast Times examines programs and initiatives at Samuel Fels High School that have helped reduce the frequency of serious student misconduct while improving attendance, truancy rates and standardized test scores.







Stolen bronze markers found in Holmesburg trash bin

The price of scrap metal may be at an all-time high, but it’s still nothing compared to the price of freedom.