Funeral service Tuesday afternoon for Dr. Ruth K. Horwitz

A funeral service will take place on Tuesday, April 23, at 1:30 p.m. for Dr. Ruth K. Horwitz (nee Kafrissen), who died Sunday. She...

Ertz has lofty goals for himself and the team

Eagles Pro tight end Zach Ertz has one goal as a player and for his team, and it’s simple: Finish on top, No. 1…nothing...

D’Agostino focused on helping Lincoln improve

Nick D’Agostino had to beg to get the ball. Ever since he did, he hasn’t put it down. D’Agostino is a junior on the Abraham Lincoln...

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Man shoots himself after altercation with police in Summerdale

A man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head after exchanging fire with...

Crime Log: April 1 – 14

The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.

Two charged in fatal Wissinoming shooting

Two men have been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the April 10...

Man wanted for attacking 70-year-old inside Frankford store

Police are looking for a man who, seemingly at random, attacked a 70-year-old man last...

Second pizza delivery man robbed in Castor Gardens

For the second time in less than a week, a pizza delivery man was robbed...

Mechanic killed by stray gunfire in Wissinoming

A mechanic was killed by stray gunfire Thursday afternoon as he was working on a...

Letters to the Editor

Congestion Pricing is crazy Maybe you’ve heard about it: politicians calling for new “Congestion Pricing.” What does that mean? It means the politicians are looking...

Jackson wants to win in his return to the Eagles

He is a talent who rises above most, and with that blessing comes the curse of numerical expectations: When DeSean Jackson lines up on...

Meditation Column: Ego — Friend or Foe?

Ego refers to that part of us from which we derive our sense of self-worth or importance. For most, ego plays a major part...

Letters to the Editor

‘Why’ of speed cushions In response to Rich Cohen’s Letter to the Editor, “No speed cushions,” published on April 3 in the Northeast Times: I can...

Peters being counted on to protect Wentz

The new wave of Philadelphia sports stars is here – Bryce Harper with the Phillies, Joel Embiid with the Sixers, Carter Hart with the...
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