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Pols On The Street: Early Mayoral Bids Miss The Point

Pols On The Street: Early Mayoral Bids Miss The Point

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Democratic Party regulars are labeling the first announced candidates for Mayor, so…

Solving Philly’s Dropout Riddle Is Riddle In Itself

Solving Philly’s Dropout Riddle Is Riddle In Itself

Mayor Michael A. Nutter is hoping to find an answer to the question: “What can…

OUR OPINION: Beyond Gubernatorial Debates

OUR OPINION: Beyond Gubernatorial Debates

Democrat Tom Wolf looked soft, Gov. Corbett looked tough and sure. But it was only…

CITY HALL SAM: Dems Carry Big Stick In Montco; Honoring Harris Wofford

CITY HALL SAM: Dems Carry Big Stick In Montco; Honoring Harris Wofford

The collar counties of Philadelphia continue to increase Democratic voter clout. Only a decade ago,…

OUT & ABOUT: Will This Black Discussion Lead To Community Action?

OUT & ABOUT: Will This Black Discussion Lead To Community Action?

BY DENISE CLAY/ The lobby of Universal Audenreid HS was crammed with activists and community…

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  • All Enjoyed Sid Booker’s Annual Summer Pool Party
  • Carpenters, Letter Carriers Join In Each Other’s Struggles
  • How Philly Commemorated Memorial Day
  • FUMO’S BACK! Columbus School Honors Its Founders
  • Carpenters’ Apprentices Demonstrate Skills At Annual Contest And Open House
  • Ducky Birts Foundation Honors Medallion Awardees
  • Pt. Breeze Dashes Out For Charity Run
  • Crowd Salutes Wendell Young At Public Servant Of Year Gala 2014
  • Councilman Kenney Celebrates St. Patrick In Style
  • Red Cross Raises Over $300,000 At Red Ball
  • USS Somerset Commissioned At Philadelphia
  • State Democrats Flock To Hershey

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OUR OPINION: Time For Heads To Roll

With innumerable nonprofits operating in Philadelphia under a wide range of goals and missions, it’s becoming routine to learn how scores of them are coming under federal scrutiny for mismanaging or failing to properly use the funds they get – which in some cases are misappropriated by one or more of their officers.   Unfortunately,…

OUR OPINION: Time For Heads To Roll

Solving Philly’s Dropout Riddle Is Riddle In Itself

Mayor Michael A. Nutter is hoping to find an answer to the question: “What can the City of Philadelphia do to prevent the greatest number of students from dropping out of high school?” It’s a question many are asking. That is the question being asked in this year’s Fall 2014 Philadelphia Public Policy Case Competition…

Solving Philly’s Dropout Riddle Is Riddle In Itself

CITY HALL SAM: Dems Carry Big Stick In Montco; Honoring Harris Wofford

The collar counties of Philadelphia continue to increase Democratic voter clout. Only a decade ago, Montgomery Co. was still essentially Republican. But over the last several election cycles it has become overwhelmingly Democratic. The Montgomery Co. Democratic Party has become more formidable. At a recent fundraiser at the Doubletree Hotel in Plymouth Meeting, a packed…

CITY HALL SAM: Dems Carry Big Stick In Montco; Honoring Harris Wofford

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OUR OPINION: Beyond Gubernatorial Debates

OUR OPINION: Beyond Gubernatorial Debates

Democrat Tom Wolf looked soft, Gov. Corbett looked tough and sure. But it was only actively engaged partisans who made the effort to locate PCN on their televisions to watch them in their first debate. The partisans did what partisans…

OUR OPINION: Time For Heads To Roll

OUR OPINION: Time For Heads To Roll

With innumerable nonprofits operating in Philadelphia under a wide range of goals and missions, it’s…

ANOTHER OPINION: State Regulators Aren’t Protecting Workers

ANOTHER OPINION: State Regulators Aren’t Protecting Workers

BY STATE SEN. MIKE STACK (D-PHILA.)/ It has become increasingly clear over the past two…

OUR OPINION: Labor’s Wins And Losses

OUR OPINION: Labor’s Wins And Losses

Unions were created when workers discovered “in union there is strength”. Unions grew even though…

Pols on the Street

POLS ON THE STREET: Are Low Registrations A Sign Of Low Vote?

POLS ON THE STREET: Are Low Registrations A Sign Of Low Vote?

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Walk-in registrations to the Registration Commission offices at Delaware & Spring Garden,…

OUR OPINION: Time For Heads To Roll

OUR OPINION: Time For Heads To Roll

With innumerable nonprofits operating in Philadelphia under a wide range of goals and missions, it’s…

Pols On The Street: Kane TV Ads Stress Family

Pols On The Street: Kane TV Ads Stress Family

John Kane launched his first television ad of the State Senate campaign running on broadcast…

Pols On The Street: Early Mayoral Bids Miss The Point

Pols On The Street: Early Mayoral Bids Miss The Point

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Democratic Party regulars are labeling the first announced candidates for Mayor, so anxious to replace Michael Nutter, as “loose cannonballs,” showing “no respect for the party.” The party pros see them as individuals who do not fully…

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