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OUT & ABOUT: Running The Racial Math In Philadelphia Mayor’s Race – 2007 And 2015

OUT & ABOUT: Running The Racial Math In Philadelphia Mayor’s Race – 2007 And 2015

by Denise Clay When Philadelphia went looking for a new Mayor eight years ago, the…

CITY HALL SAM: What Does Kenney’s Entry Do To Philadelphia Mayor’s Race?

CITY HALL SAM: What Does Kenney’s Entry Do To Philadelphia Mayor’s Race?

It was an exciting week in the mayoral race. There have been some new twists…

Maglio’s Expands South Philly Roots

Maglio’s Expands South Philly Roots

by Cassie Hepler “We catered the first Rocky movie,” said Jerry McNelis of Maglio’s. “And…

POLS ON THE STREET: Kenney Leaps Into Philadelphia Mayor’s Race

POLS ON THE STREET: Kenney Leaps Into Philadelphia Mayor’s Race

Council President Darrell Clarke’s decision not to run for Mayor, followed by former City Solicitor…

HEARD ON THE HILL / IN CITY HALL: Congressman Brady Hosts President, Veep

HEARD ON THE HILL / IN CITY HALL: Congressman Brady Hosts President, Veep

Hosting a two-day gathering of House Democrats’ policy retreat in Society Hill is Congressman Bob…

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Maglio’s Expands South Philly Roots

by Cassie Hepler “We catered the first Rocky movie,” said Jerry McNelis of Maglio’s. “And we wouldn’t mind catering Creed,” added Anthony Maglio. With over 100 additions to The Market at Maglio’s storefront last fall, they may just have more to offer Sylvester Stallone this time around. The previous walk-in store size just wasn’t cutting…

Maglio’s Expands South Philly Roots

Carpenters Union Helps Pink Sisters Mark Their 100th Anniversary

    They are best known as the Pink Sisters and that they live, work, and prayer behind a grated iron fence that keeps them from mingling with the public. Most Philadelphians are unaware of their existence. But to Catholics and Christians of all faiths, many believe Philadelphians believe this city would have long gone…

Carpenters Union Helps Pink Sisters Mark Their 100th Anniversary

HEARD ON THE HILL / IN CITY HALL: Congressman Brady Hosts President, Veep

Hosting a two-day gathering of House Democrats’ policy retreat in Society Hill is Congressman Bob Brady (D-Phila.). It will bring the entire caucus to the city for two days of huddling about their strategy for the next two years. Obama will speak today and Biden will speak tomorrow, the White House said. Politico first reported…

HEARD ON THE HILL / IN CITY HALL: Congressman Brady Hosts President, Veep

OUT & ABOUT: Running The Racial Math In Philadelphia Mayor’s Race – 2007 And 2015

by Denise Clay When Philadelphia went looking for a new Mayor eight years ago, the Democratic primary was chock full of people. Among the folks applying for the office on the Second Floor of City Hall were State Rep. Dwight Evans, businessman Tom Knox, Congressmen Chaka Fattah and Bob Brady, and then-City Councilman Michael Nutter.…

OUT & ABOUT: Running The Racial Math In Philadelphia Mayor’s Race – 2007 And 2015

ELEPHANT CORNER: Statewide Republicans Line Up For Shot At Pa. Supreme Court Seats

This year there will be five statewide appellate-court justice positions on the ballot. Three of those openings are on the Commonwealth’s Supreme Court. There have not been so many vacant Pennsylvania Supreme Court seats since the 1700s. The openings are the result of the retirement of CHIEF JUSTICE RON CASTILLE, who reached the mandatory retirement…

ELEPHANT CORNER: Statewide Republicans Line Up For Shot At Pa. Supreme Court Seats

Opinion

OUR OPINION: Back To School On Capitol Hill

OUR OPINION: Back To School On Capitol Hill

Will General Assembly leaders from both chambers do all of us a favor this term without wasting time as to who gets or does not get the credit by taking care of funding shortfalls for education? You honorable men and…

OUR OPINION: The Right Way To Fund Philadelphia’s Schools

OUR OPINION: The Right Way To Fund Philadelphia’s Schools

  Philadelphia’s major challenge is in public education. Fixing our underfunded, resource-starved schools is a…

OUR OPINION: Call It Christmas!

OUR OPINION: Call It Christmas!

Our beloved cartoonist, Ron Taylor, better known to you as RT, is on a mission…

OUR OPINION: We Too Are Thankful

OUR OPINION: We Too Are Thankful

We at the Philadelphia Public Record are marking our 15th year as a publication dedicated…

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POLS ON THE STREET: Labor Leaders, Brady To Host Fattah Breakfast

POLS ON THE STREET: Labor Leaders, Brady To Host Fattah Breakfast

by Joe Shaheeli Congressman Bob Brady (D-Phila.), ranking member, Committee on House Administration and Committee…

POLS ON THE STREET: Council President Clarke Nixes Mayoral Race

POLS ON THE STREET: Council President Clarke Nixes Mayoral Race

by Joe Shaheeli City Council President Darrell Clarke’s announcement, “It is my intention to seek…

POLS ON THE STREET: Council Duo Eases Santa’s Workload

POLS ON THE STREET: Council Duo Eases Santa’s Workload

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Councilmen Mark Squilla and Jim Kenney started off late last Thursday at…

POLS ON THE STREET: Kenney Leaps Into Philadelphia Mayor’s Race

POLS ON THE STREET: Kenney Leaps Into Philadelphia Mayor’s Race

Council President Darrell Clarke’s decision not to run for Mayor, followed by former City Solicitor Ken Trujillo’s surprise decision to withdraw as well, was followed by Councilman at Large Jim Kenney’s expressing interest in the mayoral race.  He made it…

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