Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny

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








The lure of being a 'loser'

Auditions in Northeast Philly for TV's 'The Biggest Loser' draw a hopeful crowd.


PHA OKs Liddonfield sale to Holy Family group

The Philadelphia Housing Authority has endorsed a plan to redevelop the former Liddonfield Homes public housing complex in Upper Holmesburg into a new campus for Holy Family University.