PhillyClout Archive: August, 2011

Nutter supports decision for Ackerman to leave

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Mayor Nutter said during a City Hall press conference today that he was aware of conversations surrounding the embattled Schools Superintendent’s... Read more

Monday -- The End for Arlene?

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The Inky is reporting that Queen Arlene's reign is over. John Baer: I know I always say that Pennsylvania sucks, but it does have a few redeeming... Read more

Nutter mum on rumors about Ackerman departure

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Mayor Nutter remained mum today on rumors that embattled Arlene Ackerman may be soon reaching the end of the road as Schools Superintendent... Read more

Friday -- Oh embelished military record

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Looks like GOP Council candidate David Oh has enhanced his military record. Schools Superintendent Arlene Ackerman dares critics to fire her... Read more

Pension Board moves ahead with plans for "strategic fund"

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The city Pension Board is moving ahead with plans to directly invest a small portion of their holdings, in an effort to protect against stock... Read more

John Perzel's bro-in-law pleads guilty to two felonies

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Samuel "Buzz" Stokes, the 69-year-old brother-in-law of former state House Speaker John Perzel, pleaded guilty this morning in the Dauphin... Read more

Wednesday-- Former councilman suggests Latino district at public hearing

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Former at-large councilman Angel Ortiz proposed a latino district at a public hearing on redistricting yesterday. Meanwhile residents asked... Read more

Council hears from public on redistricting

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Fourteen City Council members showed up for a rare summer public hearing today on how to best redraw their district boundaries. About a dozen... Read more