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Krasner’s Firm Is Tax-Delinquent

Breaking news from City & State PA: http://cityandstatepa.com/content/philly-da-krasner-company-owed-philly-school-district-130k-taxes    Send article as PDF   

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Understanding Bankruptcy 3/15

BY MICHAEL A. CIBIK AMERICAN BANKRUPTCY BOARD CERTIFIED Question: Did you ever want to live the lifestyle of the rich and famous? Celebrities file bankruptcy too! In the mid ’80s to early ’90s, a television show, “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous,” was broadcast in America with its host, Robin Leach, showing the everyday American […]

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Evans Sends Letter to Amtrak Urging Renaming of 30th St. Station to Honor Former Congressman Gray

Last week, Congressman Dwight Evans (D-Phila.) joined with Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, Cedric L. Richmond (LA-02) to send a letter to Richard Anderson, President and CEO of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation, demanding Amtrak respond back with an appropriate timeline on their plan to rename 30th Street Station after former Philadelphia Congressman William […]

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‘Above & Beyond’ Awards for Women Civic Leaders

Be part of City & State PA’s inaugural “Above & Beyond” Awards: Honoring Women of Public and Civic Mind. 25 exceptional women from across Pennsylvania will be cited for their service and achievements. The award reception is scheduled for Thursday, Mar. 22, 5:30-7:30 p.m. It will be at Constitution Place, 325 Chestnut Street, 4th floor. […]

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Brady , Jordan, Gym Meet to Seek Aid for Mexican Woman in Church Sanctuary

Congressman Bob Brady (D-Phila.) joined Jerry Jordan, president of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten and Philadelphia Councilwoman Helen Gym (at Large) at the Church of the Advocate, 18th & Diamond Streets, in a discussion in search of solutions for the safety of immigrant families. The congressman also met […]

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Ahmad Gets Over 4k Signatures in 8 Days

Despite declaring her candidacy only eight days ago, Nina Ahmad today filed 4289 signatures to be the next Lieutenant Governor of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Canvassers in 11 counties gathered signatures for Ahmad, who filed more than 200 signatures from 7 counties. “I want to thank all of the wonderful volunteers and everyone who helped […]

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Casey Posts Sigs from Every County

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey qualified for the ballot by filing nominating petitions from every county in Pennsylvania, totaling more than 21,000 signatures. Casey garnered as many signatures as the entire Republican field combined. “We’re honored to have such strong grassroots support from Democrats in every corner of the commonwealth,” said Campaign Manager M.E. Smith. “Between […]

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Understanding Bankruptcy, Mar. 1

BY MICHAEL A. CIBIK, ESQ. AMERICAN BANKRUPTCY BOARD CERTIFIED Question: Should I reaffirm my mortgage after filing for bankruptcy? Answer: Let’s start with what a reaffirmation agreement is and what it is not. Basically, the filing of a bankruptcy kills most contracts; including car purchases and home purchases. Once the contract is dead, the secured […]

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Reynolds Brown Co-Hosts College Readiness Seminar for High-School Students

Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown, in partnership with Steppingstone Scholars Inc., University of the Sciences, the School District of Philadelphia and the Mayor’s Office of Education, will host the 5th annual Step Into College Pre-College Conference on Saturday, Mar. 10, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at the University of the Sciences located at 600 S. 43rd Street. Organized […]

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The Delaware valley’s increasingly important health-care workers’ union, NUHHCE Local 1199C, is moving to push two of its members for state-rep seats in the suburbs, reports City & State PA: http://cityandstatepa.com/content/philly-hospital-union-takes-political-heft-suburban-races    Send article as PDF   

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