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(Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter gives an update on the city's preparation for Hurricane Sandy at a press conference on Sunday.)

Mayor Nutter Orders City Government Shutdown, Warns Residents To Be Ready For Sandy

As Hurricane Sandy approaches, the city of Philadelphia is closing government offices, court houses, mass transit and public and Archdiocesan schools on Monday. And Mayor Michael Nutter continues to urge residents to be ready.


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Philadelphia’s Second Night Of Enforcing Youth Curfew Is A Success

The city’s efforts to crack down on mob violence in Center City appears to be working.