Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny

Serial armed robbers strike in the Northeast

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More than $20K stolen in home invasion

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Back in the captain’s seat

Former 15th district commander Frank Bachmayer returns to the NE as the area’s detectives captain.


Knife wielding man fatally shot by police

Police officers shot and killed a man on an Oxford Circle street on Saturday morning after he allegedly charged at them with a butcher knife.


Bank robber sought

Philadelphia police and the FBI believe that the same unidentified man has attempted to rob banks in the Northeast and in Bridesburg in recent weeks.


Retired priest accused of molestation

The archdiocese received one sexual misconduct allegation against the Rev. James J. Collins, who retired from Holy Family University earlier this year.


The Art of Golf

When the best golfers in the world gather in Ardmore next month for the 113th U.S. Open, the players, international media and sun-kissed (or rain-drenched) galleries will belatedly commemorate the centennial of a venue steeped in the sport’s illustrious history.


Firefighters oust union boss

Bill Gault, who was very vocal about perceived mistakes in the handling of the Kensington Buck Hosiery fire, has been voted out of his post as head of Philadelphia's Local 22 firefighters union.


Happy ending for missing dog

The Northeast Times has helped reunite a lost dog with his Somerton home.


Crime log (May 29, 2013)

May 6 through 19