City Council Gives Ryan Howard A Philly Farewell Slugger Ryan Howard got an official Philadelphia send-off on Thursday, when City Council presented him with a resolution recognizing his contributions on, and off, the field.
City Councilwoman Settles Campaign Ethics ComplaintsPhiladelphia City Councilwoman Maria Quinones Sanchez, her campaign, and a political action committee that supported her have agreed to pay a total of $8500 in fines for ethics code violations in last year's election.
A Commission To Coordinate Investments In Philadelphia Could Be Coming SoonIf the bill passes, and Mayor Kenney signs it, voters would be asked to approve it in a referendum. A similar bill passed in 2000, but never went on the ballot.
Chicken Ownership In Philadelphia Might Hatch SoonNearly 900 people have joined Breen's "Philadelphia Backyard Chickens" group and are calling, writing, even visiting council members...
City Councilman To Compete In Martial Arts TournamentIt seems the councilman likes to grapple with more than just the issues.
Leslie Odom Jr. Visits Philadelphia City Council ChambersBroadway star, actor, and singer Leslie Odom Jr. played to another packed house this past week.
City Council Committee Hears Arguments Over New BillboardA city council committee, today, approved two bills that would rezone a plot of land in the northeast from parkland to industrial, in order to allow the installation of a digital billboard there.
New Bills To Reduce Lead Poisoning Risk In PhiladelphiaWith lead contamination in Flint, Michigan water grabbing headlines, a group of city council members is planning to introduce a package of bills that would tighten lead rules in Philadelphia.
Bill Could Make Businesses Responsible For Customers' BehaviorThe bill would give the Department of Licenses and Inspections the power to order a business to cease operations if it was repeatedly cited for nuisance behavior.
Zeoli Show Log 06.01.16Rich discussed Hillary Clinton not being the Democratic nominee, honor students forbidden from wearing honors cords and Doug Schoen's thoughts on who will be selected at Hillary Clinton's Vice President. He also discussed SiriusXM suspending Glenn Beck for a week over Brad Thor interview, the release of the 911 call from the Cincinnati Zoo and sugar daddies paying for college girls tuition. Rich spoke with Douglas Forrester at 3:30pm and Fine Arts Dealer Matthew Schwartz at 4:20pm.
City Council Committee Recommends Decriminalizing Disorderly Conduct Ahead Of DNCA Philadelphia city council committee has recommended decriminalizing a number of so-called "nuisance behaviors."
Comcast Launches Discount Internet Program For SeniorsLow-income senior citizens in Philadelphia can now get discounted internet service, thanks to some hard bargaining by city council.