Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny

Search is on for two men who burst into Frankford store, beat up owner

Two men used their fists to beat a Frankford grocery store owner and rob his store last Wednesday evening. Detectives hope that daylight surveillance video will help their search for the suspects.


Police seek suspect in beer-distributor heists

A serial burglar busted into a pair of Northeast Philadelphia beer distributors early this month, but he wasn’t after suds.


NE cop charged in cable TV scam

A Philadelphia patrol officer assigned to the Northeast was arrested last Thursday for his alleged involvement in a scheme to hack into Comcast’s computer system and solicit fees from cable customers in exchange for adding premium channels to their service or reducing their monthly bills.


Out on the town

Citizens, elected officials, business owners and police stand together to fight crime in their communities.


Soccer giant's goal is the Northeast

European soccer club, the Celtic Football Club of Glasglow, hopes to make Northeast Philadelphia its foreign home.



Former priest at Bridesburg church charged with sexual assault of boy, 10

The Rev. Andrew McCormick, a former pastor of St. John Cantius Church in Bridesburg, has been charged with the sexual assault of a young boy.




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.