Property Seizures, Relocations Expected From PHA's North Philly PlanThe Philadelphia Housing Authority wants to demolish two blighted, high-rise towers in the neighborhood known as Sharswood, and put up townhomes in their place.
World-Renowned Artist Wins Long Battle Over Banned Mantua-Based StudioThe world-renowned artist that went head to head with the city of Philadelphia over his Mantua studio has ended his two year court battle on top. The city's redevelopment authority decided to drop its lawsuit.
The Long Process Of Restoring The Historic Mt. Moriah CemeteryThere's a new deal on the horizon for a historic, border-straddling cemetery that took years to fall into disrepair and will likely need years to mount a comeback.
A Philadelphia City Council Committee Approves Pet Horse RegulationsA city council committee was not horsing around when its members approved the first-ever regulations on keeping a horse as a pet in Philadelphia.
Some Pa. Voters Still Getting Erroneous Voter ID WarningsPennsylvania voters do not have to present a photo ID to vote next month, but Peco customers and city retirees recently received the wrong information in the mail.
Philadelphia Avoiding Use Of Loophole In State's Voter ID LawPhiladelphia officials say they're not going to use a loophole in the state's controversial voter ID law, despite plans by Montgomery and Allegheny counties to do precisely that.
City Cracks Down On Tacking Illegal Signs On Utility PolesThe Nutter administration is starting to enforce the laws against posting so-called "bandit signs" onto utility poles on street corners throughout Philadelphia.
Nutter Administration To Target 'Bandit Signs'Those ugly signs you see attached to utility poles -- offering to buy your home or car, cheap -- are the target of a new crackdown being launched later this spring by the Nutter administration.