Thursday, December 25, 2014

Tuesday's DN: Tacony Creek Park chewed up by ATVs

ATV riders are causing destruction in Tacony Creek Park, chewing up the terrain. Philadelphia Police pull a weekend raid, seizing 37 ATVs. And in Northumberland County, local officials hope ATV riding help bring economic growth.

Tuesday's DN: Tacony Creek Park chewed up by ATVs

ATV riders are causing destruction in Tacony Creek Park, chewing up the terrain.  Philadelphia Police pull a weekend raid, seizing 37 ATVs.  And in Northumberland County, local officials hope ATV riding help bring economic growth.

It's being called the "Workers Stand for America" rally.   It could just as well be called "Mixed Messages for the Masses."

The vice president of the Marcellus Shale Coalition says a court ruling that municipalities can control zoning on natural gas drilling projects is a blow to safe industry practices.

And WPHT-AM radio show host Dom Giordano accuses City Councilman Jim Kenney of "pathetic pandering and grandstanding" in the Chick-Fil-A controversy.  There you have it: Giordano as an expert on pandering.

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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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