PhillyClout Archive: May, 2008

Protest outside Nutter's office

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About 20 people in wheelchairs set up camp outside the Mayor's office this afternoon, demanding to talk with Mayor Nutter about the Philadelphia... Read more

Nutter cycles to work in rain

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Mayor Nutter was still damp this afternoon after participating in national Bike to Work Day. Nutter said he cycled from Martin Luther King Drive... Read more

Police Lieutenant appointed Recreation Commissioner

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Mayor Nutter today appointed Susan Slawson -- a police lieutenant who currently runs the Police Athletic League -- as the city's recreation commissioner... Read more

Rainy Friday. Read about corruption in the Daily News.

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The city's acting personnel director resigned after an ethics probe showed she had tampered with a civil service test. Elmer Smith asks if any... Read more

EMS Hiring Still A Touchy Subject In City Hall

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Philadelphia Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers had another rocky conversation with City Council this week about his department's recruitment of... Read more

Nutter Thanks Council, Looks Ahead To Contract Negotiations

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It wasn't just the force of old habits that sent Mayor Nutter to City Council's fourth-floor chambers this morning. The former councilman showed... Read more

Rendell still hanging on with Hillary

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Despite the widespread belief that Sen. Barack Obama will be the Democratic nominee, Governor Rendell is still firmly seated in the Sen. Hillary... Read more

Thursday News -- WiFi, Hillary and more...

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Future for citywide WiFi still unclear. The court battle continues over whether union leader John Dougherty should be granted immunity in the... Read more