Philadelphia Honors Prisoners Of War With Chair UnveilingMayor Jim Kenney, city council members and Congressman Bob Brady joined local veterans Monday for the ceremonial unveiling of a chair.
Philadelphia Welcomes Dozens Of Refugees From Syria, Other Countries At City Hall ReceptionEach refugee at the City Hall reception had a heartrending story of fleeing oppression overseas, and each is now living in Philadelphia.
City Officials Prepare To Increase Enforcement Of Sweetened Beverage TaxCity officials say distributors who haven't signed up to pay the tax could be hit with fines.
Kenney Admin Proposes Framework For Massive Renovations, Funded By Beverage TaxThe bill was introduced in City Council on Thursday.
City Council Committee Holds Hearing, Prepares For Conservative Legislation At Federal And State LevelClarke said the city will fight the new DC policies.
Landlords Must Receive Notice Before PGW Can "lien" On Them For Tenants' Unpaid BillsPGW has placed some 80-thousand liens, for more than 70-Million dollars, on unsuspecting landlords whose tenants skipped without paying the gas bill.
Councilwoman Proposes Bill Addressing Pedestrian Safety On Closed SidewalksThe bill is a response to the checkerboard of closed sidewalks that make navigating Center City on foot challenging.
Mayor Kenney's First Year Marked By Success, Stress... And A Twitter HiatusBut does he like his job?
Philadelphia Police Stepping Up Security Details At City Hall's Christmas Village In Wake Of Berlin AttackThe ripple effects from a deadly truck attack in Germany are being felt in Philadelphia on Monday night.
Christmas Tree Outside City Hall Now Shining BrightThe Philly Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony took place on a brisk Saturday evening.
An Audit Of Pennsylvania Election Results? Already Underway A University of Michigan computer security expert has raised alarms about election results in three key states, including Pennsylvania.
Court Orders Federal Agencies To Show Whether They Spied On Occupy ProtestersAttorney Paul Hetznecker filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request two years ago.