Philadelphia City Commissioner Al Schmidt says he found a glitch in PennDOT's approach to "moter-voter" that may prompt some people, in this country legally but not eligible to vote, to register to vote anyway.
The Board of Revision of Taxes is back from vacation and busier than usual.
The board, which has been criticized in the past for only holding hearings twice a week, is meeting four times week through at least the end of the year to clear a backlog of appeals and get ready for an expected flood of new...
Teacher, ball player, civil rights activist, Catto was assassinated for his efforts in 1871. His statue is the first on Philadelphia public property to recognize a specific African American.
The answers were funny, profane, angry, proud, defiant, distressed, thoughtful and flippant.
City Commissioner Al Schmidt on Thursday called on the Pennsylvania Department of State to identify and contact noncitizens who registered to vote due to a flawed procedure at PennDot centers across the state.
For about eight years, Philadelphia's probation and parole department has used a computer algorithm to rate the riskiness of nearly every offender it oversees.
U.S. District Judge Harry Leinenweber on Friday granted Chicago's request for a temporary "nationwide" injunction.
Mayor Kenney's administration and Philadelphia Controller Alan Butkovitz traded jabs Monday about the impact of the controversial tax on sweetened beverages - and how to interpret the statistics that could support claims for or against it.
A convention for women, organized by women, that kept insisting that the necessity of political action on behalf of women is a fantasy of the left.
The chairman and vice chairman of Philadelphia's Republican City Committee are fighting about criticism of the chairman of the Democratic City Committee.
A lawsuit by Philadelphia commercial and industrial landlords alleges that a reassessment of their properties to take effect next year violated the uniformity clause of the Pennsylvania Constitution.
They were demanding appointment of a black community oversight board for police.
A new "hospitality-improvement" fee for Philadelphia hotel rooms is expected to add $1.50 to a $200-a-day room rate.
Jimmie Moore, a Philadelphia Municipal Court senior judge who resigned this week, will plead guilty as soon as next week to a single count of making false statements in his campaign finance filings, lawyer Jeffrey Miller said.