PhillyClout Archive: November, 2010

Thursday's DN: Meet The New Squatters

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Meet the new home squatters, people who can't or won't leave their homes as banks foreclose. The city and the local Boy Scouts chapter settle... Read more

Rendell: DRPA Bridge Toll Hike "Inevitable"

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Gov. Rendell today said a proposal to delay a $1 increase in the bridge tolls collected by the Delaware River Port Authority could be sustained... Read more

Indicted Police Inspector Will Seek City Pension

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Daniel Castro, the Philadelphia Police Department inspector indicted Nov. 5 on federal charges for allegedly hiring a "collector"... Read more

Wednesday's DN: Will Rendell Veto "Castle Doctrine" Bill?

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John Baer says Gov. Rendell should veto the so-called "castle doctrine" bill, which expands the area in which someone can use deadly... Read more

Dwight Evans Loses House Appropriations Leadership Post

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The state House Democratic Caucus just announced via Twitter post that state Rep. Joe Markosek of Allegheny County just won the post as ranking... Read more

President Obama Names Joe Torsella To UN Job

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As PhillyClout predicted way back on Sept. 3, President Obama has named Joe Torsella to a top post at the United Nations. Torsella, Gov. Rendell's... Read more

Tuesday's DN: Lagging Economy Fuels Hunger In City

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The hungry line up before dawn under Interstate 95 in South Philly for the help that sees them through an economic crisis. Will the Philadelphia... Read more

State Rep.'s Widow May Seek His Seat In Special Election

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Maria Donatucci, the widow of state Rep. Robert Donatucci, is thinking about running for his seat in a special election, according to his brother... Read more