PhillyClout Archive: April, 2010

Thursday's DN: A New Owner For The Daily News & Inquirer

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Bob Warner of the Daily News lays out how the newspaper, along with the Inquirer and Philly.com, was auctioned in a grinding two-day process... Read more

Soda Tax Supporters Visit Council

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A health group visited Council today with details from a poll on Mayor Nutter's propsed soda tax -- which they say shows local support for... Read more

Council Scuffles Over Property Tax Proposals

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Budget confusion reigned in City Council this morning as members scuffled over a proposed property tax hike. Councilman Frank DiCicco, who... Read more

Ethics Board Member Re-Confirmed

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An Ethics Board member whose re-appointment was stalled by City Council last month got a second chance today. Kenya Mann Faulkner, a partner... Read more

Nutter: "Deeply Concerned" About Future of Papers

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Mayor Nutter reacted to news that the Philadelphia Daily News and Inquirer had been sold to a group of senior lenders by saying he was "deeply... Read more

Seventy Posts City Budget Guide

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As City Council and the mayor continue to negotiate next year's budget, the Committee of Seventy has posted a helpful guide to the process... Read more

Wednesday -- Bidding For Papers Off to a Slow Start

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The family who filed the original "spycam" charges against the Lower Merion School District say they aren't motivated by money. The... Read more

Nutter in Chicago Today

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Mayor Nutter is in Chicago today, for the second day in a row, where he'll be appearing in the 2010 Richard J. Daley Global Cities Forum. The... Read more