“I’m kind of like a dinosaur but I recognize this a great way to reach people and communicate with people,” he said.
The panel convened to call attention to the issue also reinforced how hard it is to combat this type of crime.
Councilmembers questioned the city’s fleet manager, Christopher Cocci, concerning the September blaze that heavily damaged a firehouse at 4th and Arch Streets.
Toomey (third from left) was joined during the hourlong session by the County Council, the Delaware County DA, and other interested parties.
DJS Associates, based in Abington, will spend at least three days next week in Washington, DC, scanning the Lincoln Memorial.
It is the second major relief program to result from the new property assessments that were mailed out earlier this year, for tax bills that are due early next year.
The new affordable housing development is the nation’s first LEED-ND “plantinum” development, representing $48 million in federal tax credits and private investment.
Philadelphia school district chief operating officer Fran Burns told Council’s Rules Committee that passage of the bill doesn’t guarantee that the district will follow through on putting ads in schools.
December 28th is the date that the federal unemployment compensation program, started during the peak of the recession, is set to expire.
“During the last two years, we’ve encountered the normal things you find underground in a very old city,” notes Center City District president Paul Levy.
Tracey Jordan of Southwest Philadelphia (left) says auto shops are popping up all over that section of the city — on residential blocks.
One week after former chairman Bob Kerns was charged with drugging and raping a female employee who worked at his North Wales law firm, committee members will come together to choose a new chairman.
Speaking before reporters at the State House following several weeks of sickness, travel and family time, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie weighed in on several controversial topics.
Gov. Chris Christie is nominating his chief of staff to be the state’s next attorney general.
Some teens are turning to the grocery store to get drunk, buying cooking wine.