Heard in the Hall Archive: April, 2011

PA Supreme Court Keeps Rizzo, Tasco & Tartaglione on Ballot

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The suspense is over and the 2011 primary ballot is official: City Councilmembers Frank Rizzo and Marian Tasco, and City Commissioner Marge... Read more

Nutter to endorse Sanchez for Council

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Mayor Nutter, looking to help elect a City Council he can work with, is expected to endorse Councilwoman Maria Quinones Sanchez Monday evening... Read more

Attack of the political attacks

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It would not be Spring without the blooming of the political attack ad/flyer/blog-post, and the May 17 primary for City Council in Philadelphia... Read more

Battle in Sixth Heats Up

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The two-way primary race for council in the Sixth District has been heating up in the past week or so, with lots of back-and-forth on the issue... Read more

Another mayoral candidate?

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And now we bring to you yet another candidate for Mayor of Philadelphia. Juan Rodriguez was not happy last month when he was knocked off the... Read more

Campaign shenanigans in Packer Park

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Well, here it is. The first official anonymous and venomous flyer of the 2011 campaign season. Or the first one to reach us, anyway. "The... Read more

Report fraud? There's an App for that.

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City Controller Alan Butkovitz unveiled a first-of-its-kind iphone application today that allows citizens to report waste and fraud in city... Read more

Mayor appoints director of RISE

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Mayor Nutter has named a new director for the office that handles services for ex-offenders. Here's the news release: Mayor Michael A. Nutter... Read more