A Pennsylvania Department of Transportation construction engineer delivered condolences and a pep talk last week to a group of Northeast residents whose proximity to the Pennypack Circle reconstruction project has been a source of near constant headaches for months.
May 4 through 17
An altercation outside a Mayfair bar spilled onto Cottman Avenue and led to a shooting on May 27.
Long-disputed methadone clinic opens in Holmesburg.
Bustleton Civic shoots down neighbor’s request to run business out of his Haldeman Avenue home.
A federal grand jury has indicted a West Oak Lane man for robbing two cell phone stores at gunpoint in the Northeast and another in South Philly in April.
Philadelphia police are looking for new leads in the investigation of a shooting in front of a Rhawnhurst restaurant earlier this month.
The Upper Holmesburg Civic Association is getting a better sense of what the Philadelphia Housing Authority wants to do with the former Liddonfield housing project property, but the neighborhood group isn’t too happy with what it’s seeing.
By William Kenny
After 23 years, the Northeast Chamber of Commerce has a new chief.