Before launch of medical marijuana, City Council to weigh where dispensaries can open

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In preparation for the launch of the state's medical marijuana program, a member of Philadelphia City Council on Thursday introduced zoning... Read more

Survey asks residents: What city services can Philly improve?

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Have a gripe about trash pickup or pot holes in your neighborhood? The City of Philadelphia wants to know what residents think of its city... Read more

Kenney speaks at the United Nations

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Mayor Kenney spoke at the United Nations on Wednesday about how the private sector can help carry out local public initiatives like pre-K for... Read more

New penalties on the way for ‘nuisance’ businesses

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Philadelphia businesses could soon be fined or shut down for the bad behavior of their patrons and those who hang around outside. Mayor Kenney... Read more

Moody's: Negative outlook for Philadelphia

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If Philadelphia continues to spend more than it is collecting in revenues, it could be at risk for a credit downgrade, according to a new credit... Read more

Former city representative to sue city controller for defamation

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Desiree Peterkin Bell, the former City Representative who was the subject of a scathing report from the City Controller earlier this week,... Read more

Some bars to stay open until 4 a.m. during DNC

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It's official. Some bars in Philadelphia will stay open until 4 a.m. for the Democratic National Convention. A bill to grant Philadelphia-area... Read more

Kenney to appoint new DHS commissioner

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Cynthia Figueroa, CEO of Congreso de Latinos Unidos, a nonprofit focused on Latino communities, will be named commissioner of the Department... Read more