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April 25: Behind-the-news look at PlanPhilly's tax delinquency app

Philly is abuzz with talk about the thousands of tax-delinquent and vacant properties that blight our neighborhoods. Patrick Kerkstra has been knee-deep in these issues, delivering data-driven reporting as part of…

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Eyes on the Street poll: A casino on Callowhill?

Since the license for a Foxwoods casino is officially dead, we’ve been wondering where a second casino might go in Philly, if at all. City Council President Darrell Clarke’s pro-casino…

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Right NEast/Wrong NEast: St. Dom's is back in Frankford

This one brings us back. For those of you who've been reading NEast Philly since it's infancy, we started Right NEast/Wrong NEast back in February 2009 -- about a year after…

Family business contributes to Philadelphia architecture

Developer Charles Kahn, Jr., 86, is among a long line of area builders. Four generations of his family have been responsible for developing the diverse infrastructure throughout the city, including movie…

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Right NEast/Wrong NEast: We'd never call for the closing of a newspaper, but this might push over the edge

UPDATE (Sept. 27 12:10 p.m.) -- The error has been fixed, but not noted. We're told by a staffer the mistake ran early this morning online, but was corrected before going…

Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Tacony now going by Frankford and Port Richmond

Philly.com is the home of the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Philadelphia Daily News -- the city's only two "city-wide" papers. Neither paper knows where Tacony is. Last we checked, Tacony is…

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Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Expo set for May 12

From the Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce: The Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Expo will be held Wednesday, May 12 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at…

Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Kensington battle rages on

We get it, big media: you think Kensington is in the Northeast. It still isn't, but we applaud your persistent effort to make it so. The latest error was called to…

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Editorial: Danza should remember where he's teaching

It started about a month ago. Or seven months ago, depending on where you think the story really begins. It was hyped for months: Tony Danza would be teaching at a…

Inquirer extensive profile of "Camden rebirth" efforts

Check out the extensive reporting by the Philadelphia Inquirer, conducted over 13 months and featuring more than 130 interviews. Camden: The promise and the price Camden Rebirth: A promise still…

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Commentary: Where is Little Puerto Rico?

As I was wading through news stories not too long ago to find mentions of the Northeast, I came across an Inquirer story about people illegally riding all-terrain vehicles. In…

Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Yet another street/avenue mix up

Outside media don’t care about the Northeast. We have all seen them misuse, misspell and mistake our neighborhoods and our streets, so we at NEast Philly wanted to do something about…

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Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Feltonville - so close, yet so far

By Shannon McDonald We almost missed this one. A story from the Inquirer on Wednesday profiled Wander Nunez, the 19-year-old Dominican the Phillies selected in the 48th round of the draft.…

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Right NEast/Wrong NEast: where does Bridesburg belong, anyway?

By Shannon McDonald This could cause some arguments, but Bridesburg is not in the Northeast. Some will tell you the Frankford Creek is the dividing line of the Northeast, others say…

Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Northeast car accident happend in four different spots

Outside media don’t care about the Northeast. We have all seen them misuse, misspell and mistake our neighborhoods and our streets, so we at NEast mag wanted to do something about…

The Parent Trap: "Parking Wars" with the kids in tow

I can’t help it – I like Garfield. Faithful viewers of the A&E cable television series Parking Wars know of whom I speak. Garfield is one of the many interesting and…

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NEast Links: Half of Wissinoming prostitution ring in court, a Mayfair bank robbery and more

By Christopher Wink Here's a summary of the week's Northeast news we didn't cover. See others here. The 22-year-old daughter in the alleged mother-daughter prostitution operation that advertised on the…

Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Inquirer puts Kensington juvenile rape case in Northeast

By Christopher Wink Outside media don’t care about the Northeast. We have all seen them misuse, misspell and mistake our neighborhoods and our streets, so we at NEast mag wanted to…

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