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Casey Presses Obama To Finish Delaware R. Dredging

Casey Presses Obama To Finish Delaware R. Dredging

US Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) has urged the Obama Administration to include adequate funding for…

HEARD ON THE HILL / IN CITY HALL: Council Moves To Make Cabinet-Level Planning Dept.

HEARD ON THE HILL / IN CITY HALL: Council Moves To Make Cabinet-Level Planning Dept.

A proposal introduced by Council President Darrell Clarke to amend the city charter to create…

S. Philadelphia Mexicans Serenade Virgin After Parade

S. Philadelphia Mexicans Serenade Virgin After Parade

Over 100 parishioners celebrated the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe with a “Las Mañanitas”,…

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Society Big Buck Raiser

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Society Big Buck Raiser

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ State Treasurer Bob McCord won’t have open purse strings ready for him…

Sheriff Hosts Clergy At Partnership Breakfast

Sheriff Hosts Clergy At Partnership Breakfast

Sheriff Jewell Williams hosted the first Council on Faith Based & Community Partnership Breakfast of…

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Casey Presses Obama To Finish Delaware R. Dredging

US Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) has urged the Obama Administration to include adequate funding for the Delaware Deepening project in its upcoming Fiscal Year 2016 budget. During a meeting with Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy, Casey discussed the role the deepening of the Delaware will play in job creation and…

Casey Presses Obama To Finish Delaware R. Dredging

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

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Society Big Buck Raiser

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ State Treasurer Bob McCord won’t have open purse strings ready for him to dip into as when he ran for governor in the Democratic primary, which is why he has look over his shoulder almost daily at the fundraising ability of his announced challenger Joe Torsella, who made it known at the…

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Society Big Buck Raiser

ELEPHANT CORNER: Kathleen Kane’s Downward Spiral

KATHLEEN KANE – not ready for prime time. I am going to turn over the quill to a female in the herd for this discussion. When Kathleen Kane ran for Attorney General against Cumberland Co. DISTRICT ATTORNEY DAVID FREED, I did not want her to win – not just because she is a Democrat, but…

ELEPHANT CORNER: Kathleen Kane’s Downward Spiral

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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 huge and complex task that must be pursued on many fronts. We hope our city’s leaders will start to work on them now, quietly, during…

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…

OUR OPINION: The Winners Of 2014 – Let’s All Wish ’Em Luck

OUR OPINION: The Winners Of 2014 – Let’s All Wish ’Em Luck

Republican and Democratic leaderships were elected to both chambers of the Pennsylvania General Assembly last…

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POLS ON THE STREET: GOP Dignitaries Pitch In For Al Schmidt

POLS ON THE STREET: GOP Dignitaries Pitch In For Al Schmidt

GOP Dignitaries Honor Schmidt Public Record columnist Maria Merlino covered GOP 5th Ward Leader Mike Cibik’s…

POLS ON THE STREET: Singer Faces Toughest Fight

POLS ON THE STREET: Singer Faces Toughest Fight

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ City Commissioner Stephanie Singer is deep into her reelection campaign, using her…

POLS ON THE STREET: Polls Show Lynne Abraham Well Known To Voters

POLS ON THE STREET: Polls Show Lynne Abraham Well Known To Voters

BY MARIA MERLINO/ After her rousing speech announcing her candidacy for Mayor of Philadelphia on…

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Society Big Buck Raiser

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Society Big Buck Raiser

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ State Treasurer Bob McCord won’t have open purse strings ready for him to dip into as when he ran for governor in the Democratic primary, which is why he has look over his shoulder almost daily at…

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