Heard in the Hall Archive: April, 2011

Gadhafi in Philadelphia?

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Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi loves what the recruiter tells him about Philadelphia. “Philadelphia is a great place for dictators... Read more

GOP does not endorse Rizzo - again

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For the second time this election season, GOP leaders decided not to endorse at-large Councilman Frank Rizzo. Rizzo had hoped to get the endorsement... Read more

Street to Nutter: Take a stand on Ackerman

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Mayoral candidate T. Milton Street on Friday addressed the close-to-home subject of Philadelphia schools Superintendent Arlene Ackerman's tax... Read more

Milton's on top; judge candidates dwindle; a new Brady challenger?

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There were some last-minute changes made in the hours leading up to this morning's approval of the design of the primary ballot by the acting... Read more

Former Rendell aide named to PICA

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It has finally happened: Pennsylvania House Democrats have named their appointment to the five-member panel that monitors Philadelphia's finances... Read more

The Roots to headline Philly's July 4 festival

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For the second straight year, The Roots will perform on the Parkway July 4th, but this time as the headline act for the city's Wawa Welcome... Read more

Bass endorsements are official

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The slate of endorsements that 8th District council candidate Cindy Bass hinted at earlier in the week has become official. Bass is one of... Read more

The race behind the race

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The 8th District is a hot race with seven candidates seeking to replace Councilwoman Donna Reed Miller. Mayor Nutter is poised to back candidate... Read more