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Nothing unusual about the banquet menu lined up for Saturday evening's steelworkers union awards dinner - boneless breast of chicken, linguine Alfredo for the vegetarians.
HARRISBURG Philadelphia developer Nolen Properties has plowed millions of dollars into restoring two historic but long-neglected properties in Mount Airy.
Oh, my! Original wording: "Shall The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter be amended so that effective January 1, 2016 elected officials of the City may become candidates for nomination or election to not more than one public office without first resigning from their current office the same as state and federal elected officials?"
City is moving closer to having a land bank to recycle vacant, blighted properties.
Councilman Oh wants voters to end Philly's "resign-to-run" rule, but the ballot question's wording has some confused.
On the one hand, Margo Davidson is the legislator who three years ago became the first Democrat, first woman, and first African American whom her Delaware County district had ever sent to Harrisburg.
TRENTON A Latino leader who is an ally of Gov. Christie on Wednesday accused state Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D., Gloucester) of playing politics and jeopardizing a bill that would allow undocumented immigrant students to pay in-state college tuition.
A bill allowing for ads on school buildings made headway in City Council's rules committee yesterday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Saying he's a big Washington Redskins fan and will "go on any radio," scandal-plagued Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has agreed to appear on a Washington-based sports talk show to make NFL picks.
The D.C. Council has given preliminary approval to an increase in the District of Columbia's minimum wage to $11.50 an hour, one of the nation's highest.
PHILADELPHIA Philadelphia homeowners, check your mailboxes: The city this week plans to begin mailing applications to 80,000 property owners who could be eligible for a slice of the $20 million worth of tax relief in a new program.
A Kentucky woman whose van is plastered with political signs and trinkets has won a costly fight to have a $56 traffic ticket tossed in New Jersey.
The Lyndon B. Johnson Foundation has given former President George H.W. Bush an award for his public service and government career.
If they don't believe their parents, maybe America's teens will listen to the Pentagon's top general.
The effort to get high-speed broadband in every school is getting a boost from the philanthropy of two technology gurus - Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg and Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats running for re-election in Arkansas, Louisiana and other Republican-leaning states faced enough problems before President Barack Obama's popularity swooned in November. Now they are awkwardly distancing themselves from him a year before the election, seeking the right balance between independence and betrayal.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking to regroup from his health care law's disastrous rollout, President Barack Obama on Tuesday insisted that the sweeping overhaul is working and warned Republican critics that he would fight any efforts to strip away its protections.
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