PhillyClout Archive: March, 2010

Monday -- The DN Tries To Figure Out Glenn Beck

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Will Bunch travels to Florida to check out right-wing media lord Glenn Beck in action. John Baer questions state Attorney General Tom Corbett's... Read more

Barnett Declines Comment on Pension Plans

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We caught up with Managing Director Camille Barnett this morning to ask whether she plans to buy in to the city pension program. Daily News... Read more

Friday -- Was Police Presence Overkill at Flash Mob Press Conference?

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According to the Clout column, 36 police officers guarded a press conference about flash mobs. Mayor Nutter and state Rep. Dwight Evans endorse... Read more

Ex-City Worker Pleads Guilty to Cell Phone Scam

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Here's the press release: EX-TECHNOLOGY CLERK PLEADS GUILTY TO CITY CELL-PHONE THEFT Philadelphia, March 25, 2010- City of Philadelphia Inspector... Read more

Election 2010: Nutter Endorses Williams, Who Slams Hoeffel

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Montgomery County Commissioner Joe Hoeffel launched a preemptive political attack this morning on Mayor Nutter's endorsement of state Sen.... Read more

DiCicco Introduces Property Tax Hike Bill

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As expected, Councilman Frank DiCicco today introduced legislation that would increase the city property tax rate to raise revenues -- a move... Read more

Philly Flash Mobs on Front Page of NY TImes

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The New York Times had an A1 story today about the flash mob problem growing in Philadelphia. Check out their report here. Read more

Thursday -- City Population on the Rise?

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A Census estimate says the city population is growing. Responding to flash mob violence with tougher enforcement, Mayor Nutter tells parents... Read more