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The City of Philadelphia sold $65.2 million of bonds to finance a new police headquarters facility at 4601 Market St.
When Philadelphia was deep in the winter of 2011, State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown was in a far warmer place - the Waldorf Astoria's Naples Grande Beach Resort in Florida.
A fast food restaurant worker earns about $19,000 a year. That’s only if she earns $9 an hour and works full time. The average CEO of a fast food restaurant chain pulls in $23.8 million a year, according to a study published today. That’s more than $11,400 an hour.
PHILADELPHIA The board that hears Philadelphia's property tax appeals has finally started mowing down a huge backlog of cases after City Council approved a bill last month giving pay raises to most of its members.
Councilman David Oh and his party are at odds over the "resign-to-run" rule.
PHILADELPHIA The 18-story city office building at the foot of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, formerly the headquarters for Bell Telephone Co. of Pennsylvania, will be closed through the weekend as contractors try to repair the building's elevators, damaged by water from a broken pipe.
The city office building at the foot of the Ben Franklin Parkway will be closed through the weekend because of elevator damage caused by a broken water pipe.
PHILADELPHIA After final rulings Monday on more than two dozen ballot challenges, the May 20 primary election will feature contested races for committee member in just 257 Philadelphia voting divisions - barely 15 percent of the 1,686 citywide.
With its ornate halls, fine dining and strict dress code, the Union League isn't the type of place you'd associate with Pope Francis and his humble vision...
Federal probation officials want activist to stop associating with his fellow "Panic Hour" members.
The City of Philadelphia sold $65.2 million of bonds to finance a new police headquarters facility at 4601 Market St.
The tax board must adjudicate 23,000 appeals from property-taxpayers.
A fast food restaurant worker earns about $19,000 a year. That’s only if she earns $9 an hour and works full time. The average CEO of a fast food restaurant chain pulls in $23.8 million a year, according to a study published today. That’s more than $11,400 an hour.
PHILADELPHIA The board that hears Philadelphia's property tax appeals has finally started mowing down a huge backlog of cases after City Council approved a bill last month giving pay raises to most of its members.
Behold the motivational power of money. After Mayor Nutter allowed a controversial bill to become law that increases pay for most members of the Board...
The last two attempts to create Neighborhood Improvement Districts in Philadelphia have crashed and burned, so two groups exploring the possibility of...
Protests and counterprotests prompt police call, legal threats, fundraisers.
When Philadelphia was deep in the winter of 2011, State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown was in a far warmer place - the Waldorf Astoria's Naples Grande Beach Resort in Florida.
PHILADELPHIA J. Matthew Wolfe was part of an insurgency that spent three years trying to overthrow the leadership of Philadelphia's feckless Republican Party in the hopes of building a viable alternative to Democratic dominance.
Councilman David Oh and his party are at odds over the "resign-to-run" rule.