Sunday, December 28, 2014

Thursday -- Should Pennsylvania Society be called off?

John Baer says that in such tough economic times, Pennsylvania politicos should consider canceling their lavish New York gathering, known as the Pennsylvania Society, next month -- or move it to a local spot. Lt. Gov. Catherine Baker Knoll dies of cancer. What does the budget crisis mean for school swim teams? The suggestion that both planned casinos should be moved to Market Street riles activists.

Thursday -- Should Pennsylvania Society be called off?

John Baer says that in such tough economic times, Pennsylvania politicos should consider canceling their lavish New York gathering, known as the Pennsylvania Society, next month -- or move it to a local spot.

Lt. Gov. Catherine Baker Knoll dies of cancer.

What does the budget crisis mean for school swim teams?

The suggestion that both planned casinos should be moved to Market Street riles activists.

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Chris Brennan, a native Philadelphian and graduate of Temple University, joined the Daily News in 1999. He has written about SEPTA, the Philadelphia School District, the legalization of casino gambling, state government, the mayor, the governor, City Council and political campaigns. E-mail tips to brennac@phillynews.com
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Jenny DeHuff is a 2005 graduate of the University of Rhode Island, where she cut her teeth in journalism. A South Philly transplant from New England, she joined the Daily News City Hall Bureau in 2013. For the past several years, she has worked as an investigative reporter exposing corruption in suburban politics, covering sometimes ghastly criminal court cases and following the people’s money and how its spent. In addition to being a dogged news hound, she enjoys reading and writing about travel, animals, Irish whiskey and aviation. E-mail tips to dehuffj@phillynews.com
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