Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny



Officer's widow sues eatery that served driver

Officer Brian Lorenzo's widow has sued TGI Friday's and the man accused of driving into the officer's motorcycle.


National Night Out: An evening for neighbors

Town Watch members and their neighbors will see a very different National Night Out next week when thousands of Philadelphia residents gather at locations throughout the city to demonstrate their support for law and order.


Water main break creates street geyser

Flooding from a water main break damaged two homes and two businesses, while interrupting water service late Sunday night and early Monday in the Northeast.


Somerton bank robber on the loose

The FBI and Philadelphia police seek the public’s help in identifying a masked man who robbed a Somerton bank last Thursday morning.


The forbidden waters of the Pennypack

Surrounded by an unforgiving landscape of brick and mortar, concrete and asphalt, Pennypack Park presents Northeast Philadelphia with a 1,400-acre oasis of towering shade trees, grassy meadows and shimmering streams.


A 'game-changer' for old Liddonfield site

“This is probably the most important development that this community will see in the next century.” — Stan Cywinski, president of the Upper Holmesburg Civic Association