PhillyClout Archive: January, 2013

20-foot rat stops by the Nutters' house

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A 20-foot-tall inflatable rat and a few hundred union protesters made their presence felt on Mayor's Nutter's block in Wynnefield on Thursday... Read more

Clarke: Too premature to discuss Councilwoman's leadership post

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At the moment, sources say City Council has no intention of dropping Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown from her leadership post just several... Read more

Jimmy Tayoun made calls to top Traffic Court judge, federal indictment says

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The politically-connected newspaper publisher had three reasons for two calls to the president judge of Philadelphia Traffic Court in the summer... Read more

Congressman Bob Brady saves Philly's 2013 bike race

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Philadelphia will have a bike race this year and it’ll include the Wall in Manayunk. The new 2013 race dubbed the Philly Cycling Classic... Read more

Nine Traffic Court judges, three others indicted in ticket-fixing case

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A federal grand jury has charged six Philadelphia Traffic Court judges, the former court director of operations and two businessmen in a ticket-fixing... Read more

Traffic Court judges surrendering as public awaits release of indictment in ticket-fixing case

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Update: Defense attorney William Brennan said he reviewed the indictment against his client, former Traffic Court Judge Willie Singletary,... Read more

Thursday's DN: Traffic Court indictments expected today

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Clout's Chris Brennan and Dave Gambacorta have the lowdown on indictments expected today againgt officials related to the Traffic Court scandal... Read more

As Nutter's 'final offer' deadline arrives, admin & D.C. 33 will negotiate

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The day has arrived. But don't get too excited. Mayor Nutter two weeks ago gave AFSCME's D.C. 33 a "final offer" to resolve the stalemate... Read more