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.
Comcast Pays Founder's Widow $490M To Settle Unpaid PerksPhiladelphia-based Comcast Corp. has paid its founder's widow nearly $490 million in perks and to cash out life insurance policies in her name.
Comcast Funds Major Computer Lab Upgrade At 3 Philly Rec CentersThe Philadelphia-based company announced its $105,000 gift on Wednesday
Comcast Makes Deal To Buy DreamWorks AnimationShrek, Donkey and company are now property of Comcast after the Philly-based media giant makes a deal to buy DreamWorks Animation.
Comcast Expands Reduced-Cost Internet ServiceThe company now is expanding the program to thousands more people in the city.
Philadelphia Puts Ink On Precedent Setting Deal With ComcastThe deal passed council unanimously, but only after some drama on the last day it could get out of committee and still be approved this year.
School For The Blind Students Experience Holiday Show Through Assistive TechnologyMore than a dozen students experienced the holiday spectacular Friday.
City Council's Final Session Of Term Is Do Or Die For Some Significant LegislationPhiladelphia City Council will meet Thursday for the final time this session. Some major bills are expected to pass and other measures are likely to die as a result of inaction.
Philadelphia's Agreement With Comcast Causes City Envy In SeattlePhiladelphia's groundbreaking franchise agreement with Comcast has forced the cable giant to sweeten its deal with Seattle.
Deadline Tightens For Comcast Cable Franchise Agreement In PhiladelphiaThe committee is up against a deadline to get the agreement approved this year.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | December 2Chris reviewed last night's Sixers game, featuring their first win of the season and Kobe Bryant's last appearance in Philadelphia, Attorney General Kathleen Kane's appointment of a special prosecutor, and Philadelphia City Council demanding concessions from Comcast. He also talked with Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine about Kane's appointment at 8am.
Down To The Wire On New Cable Franchise Agreement Between Comcast And PhiladelphiaThe committee on Public Works and Public Property scheduled a third hearing for Thursday morning, just hours before council's second-to-last meeting. The bill authorizing the agreement must pass then to be considered this session.