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Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

BY RYAN BRIGGS Judges in Philadelphia have voted to appoint Elliott Greenleaf lawyer Kelley Hodge…

POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

BY JOE SHAHEELI If gerrymandering reform comes to Pennsylvania, it may come at the hands…

Blue-Collar Dems Meet with AFL-CIO Chief

Blue-Collar Dems Meet with AFL-CIO Chief

Members of the Congressional Blue Collar Caucus met last week with Richard L. Trumka, president…

OPINION: Pooling Resources

OPINION: Pooling Resources

When it’s time for us to sing the praises of our fair city, we’re always…

Pokémon Go Brings Exploration to Neighborhood Libraries

Pokémon Go Brings Exploration to Neighborhood Libraries

By Eldon Graham The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has teamed up with…

OPINION: No More Nooses

OPINION: No More Nooses

              PA Rep. Jordan Harris Last week in Philadelphia,…

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Palumbo Park 2.0

City Councilman Mark Squilla and Parks & Recreation Executive Director Kathryn Ott Lovell were on hand for a grand ribbon-cutting ceremony to welcome a host of improvements to Palumbo Park, located at 723 Catharine Street. Among the upgrades neighbors can now enjoy: new park benches, picnic tables, lighting, planted trees and landscaping.  …

Palumbo Park 2.0

Updated July 27th

Jul. 29-            Matt Wolfe & Denise Furey host Refreshments & Fellowship after Shakespeare in Clark Pk. at 4256 Regent Sq., play starts 7 p.m., party 8:30 p.m. Jul. 31-            Town Watch Integrated Services hosts Nat’l Night Out S. Phila. Kickoff Rally at Marconi Pk., 1300 Oregon Ave., 4-8 p.m. Aug. 1-            State…

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

BY RYAN BRIGGS Judges in Philadelphia have voted to appoint Elliott Greenleaf lawyer Kelley Hodge to fill out the remainder of District Attorney Seth Williams’ term in office. Last week’s vote came on the heels of Williams’ stunning plea deal with federal prosecutors on bribery charges. Hodge, a onetime Philadelphia assistant district attorney, will become…

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

BY RYAN BRIGGS Judges in Philadelphia have voted to appoint Elliott Greenleaf lawyer Kelley Hodge to fill out the remainder of District Attorney Seth Williams’ term in office. Last week’s vote came on the heels of Williams’ stunning plea deal with federal prosecutors on bribery charges. Hodge, a onetime Philadelphia assistant district attorney, will become…

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

BY RYAN BRIGGS Judges in Philadelphia have voted to appoint Elliott Greenleaf lawyer Kelley Hodge to fill out the remainder of District Attorney Seth Williams’ term in office. Last week’s vote came on the heels of Williams’ stunning plea deal with federal prosecutors on bribery charges. Hodge, a onetime Philadelphia assistant district attorney, will become…

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

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POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

BY JOE SHAHEELI If gerrymandering reform comes to Pennsylvania, it may come at the hands of the same Republicans who now appear to have gained from it. That’s because what goes around comes around – and they can even tell…

POLS ON THE STREET: Prelude to Parking Wars Redux

POLS ON THE STREET: Prelude to Parking Wars Redux

BY JOE SHAHEELI The last City Council meeting before the summer recess is rarely one…

POLS ON THE STREET: Entering the Final Stretch to Find an Interim DA

POLS ON THE STREET: Entering the Final Stretch to Find an Interim DA

BY JOE SHAHEELI With tomorrow’s deadline for applicants who crave a high-profile temporary position with…

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Budget Done (the Easy Part, at Least)

POLS ON THE STREET: Pa. Budget Done (the Easy Part, at Least)

BY JOE SHAHEELI Just in time for the 4th of July break, the Pennsylvania Senate…

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POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

BY JOE SHAHEELI If gerrymandering reform comes to Pennsylvania, it may come at the hands…

Blue-Collar Dems Meet with AFL-CIO Chief

Blue-Collar Dems Meet with AFL-CIO Chief

Members of the Congressional Blue Collar Caucus met last week with Richard L. Trumka, president…

OPINION: Pooling Resources

OPINION: Pooling Resources

When it’s time for us to sing the praises of our fair city, we’re always…

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

Meet Our New DA, Kelley Hodge

BY RYAN BRIGGS Judges in Philadelphia have voted to appoint Elliott Greenleaf lawyer Kelley Hodge to fill out the remainder of District Attorney Seth Williams’ term in office. Last week’s vote came on the heels of Williams’ stunning plea deal…

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