Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny

Two teens vandalize 31 school buses

Two unidentified teenagers slipped into a Northeast school bus depot and smashed windows on 31 of the bright yellow buses, police say.


Irish music to play in park

A 10-hour Irish music and cultural festival will fill the Ed Kelly Amphitheater at Pennypack Park on Saturday as thousands of patrons are expected to attend the inaugural Philadelphia Fleadh.


Volunteers haul trash from Pennypack Park

Volunteers collected 30 bags of trash during a recent cleanup at Pennypack Park. 


Cruiser crashes into repair shop

An unattended Philadelphia police car appeared to have a mind of its own when it rolled backward and crashed into a Northeast auto repair shop on Sunday.


Sign in Somerton goes missing again

The Five Man Electrical Band may never have visited Somerton, but somebody in that tight-knit Far Northeast enclave seems to share the zeitgeist of the 1970s Canadian one-hit wonders.


Two suspects sought in botched robbery

Cops looking for two robbers in Rhawnhurst tobbaco store hold-up. 


Masked men rob Wissinoming store

Investigators are studying a recent string of 7-Eleven robberies.


Bustleton TD Bank robbed

Police searching for bandit that stuck up a TD Bank on Haldeman Ave.


Welsh Road bank robbed

FBI attempting to hunt down man who held up a Bank of America on Welsh Road in late-May.


Mayfair man pleads guilty to assault on grandmother

Christopher Brunkel and an accomplice pleaded guilty to charges stemming from home invasion.