PhillyClout Archive: December, 2011

Council's swanky lunch a Sunshine law violation?

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Incoming Council president Darrell Clarke is hosting a meet-and-greet luncheon with returning and incoming members at the Capital Grille in... Read more

Wednesday's DN-- Abortion doc's wife pleads guilty

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Criminal-defense lawyer Jimmy Binns gets heated over neighbor’s loud air-conditioner. Sandusky circus begins, but he waives preliminary... Read more

Foxwoods casino plan not dead, investors have filed appeal

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The investors behind the Foxwoods casino project in South Philly say they have filed an appeal to the state Supreme Court of a Nov. 10 Commonwealth... Read more

Tuesday's DN: Nutter vows veto on giant wall ad wrap

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Mayor Nutter will veto a controversial wall-wrap bill that City Council passed Dec. 1 despite a letter from the state saying that it violates... Read more

Condo trash bill will not become law

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Updated: A bill passed by City Council last week that would give a $200 annual tax credit to condo and co-op owners who do not receive regular... Read more

Ethics Board fines two Donna Reed Miller staffers

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The Philadelphia Board of Ethics just announced that it has fined Michael Quintero Moore, communications director for Councilwoman Donna Reed... Read more

It's City Council 101 for incoming members

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It’s City Council 101 for the soon-to-be freshman. The six incoming members will get a crash-course today on the legislative ins and... Read more

Monday's DN -- Penn State circus

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Here’s how the defense should handle Penn State’s circus. Little news at the Pennsylvania Society’s annual weekend retreat... Read more