Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny


In court, details emerge in Fishtown murder

Two suspects will stand trial for the slaying of Mayfair’s Shane Kelly after a failed robbery attempt.


Ode to Joe

A young lady from Bustleton uses her voice to take aim at Joe Paterno’s killer


Battle of the burgers

Dave Thomas may have been a fast-food genius, but even he would’ve been hard-pressed to predict the state of today’s burger war three decades ago during the original “Where’s the Beef?” craze.


Wissinoming man fatally stabs cousin during argument

Last weekend began in bloodshed in Northeast Philadelphia as a Wissinoming man stabbed his cousin to death on Friday night inside the apartment they shared, according to police.


Despite lengthy rap sheet, NE man earns first conviction

A Northeast man who previously had been linked to dozens of violent crimes earned his first-ever convictions last week.


Have you seen these men?

Northeast Detectives seek the public’s help in locating two missing and possibly endangered men.


Detectives name Northeast’s most wanted

The Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives Division is seeking the public’s help in locating the following most-wanted suspects in connection with crimes in the Northeast:


Ex-cop to pay fines, serve probation for theft

The disgraced former Philadelphia police officer who stole $825 from a business where a fellow officer had been fatally shot was ordered on Thursday to repay the cash, along with a $5,000 fine, and serve five years probation.


Hearing postponed in scam-artist case

Sandra Anderson bought herself some more time on Friday.