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Mayor Speaks On Philadelphia Fire Department Investigation

Mayor Michael Nutter says he “concerned” about allegations that male members of the Philadelphia Fire Department engaged in sexual activity with a female member while on-duty at city firehouses and inside a fire department vehicle.

01/29/2015

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Nutter: No Regrets Closing Government Offices Despite ‘Big Forecast Miss’

Saying he will always err to the side of safety, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter is standing by his decision to close government offices Tuesday.

01/27/2015

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter. (credit: David Spunt)

Philadelphia Public And Archdiocesan Schools Closed Tuesday, Transit Affected Throughout Region

Late Monday night, Mayor Nutter announced all City offices including the Courts are closed Tuesday for non-essential personnel. Philadelphia Public and Archdiocesan schools are also closed on Tuesday.

01/26/2015

Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian. (credit: David Madden)

Atlantic City Mayor: ‘At Least We Are Not Detroit’

Leave it to Don Guardian, the feel-good mayor of ailing Atlantic City, to put his city’s woes into context.

01/16/2015

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City Controller To Revisit Entering Mayoral Race After Council President Decides Not To Run

The playing field is a bit clearer now that Philadelphia City Council President Darrell Clarke, with just four months remaining before the May primary, has decided against running for Mayor. But could there be a late entrant?

01/13/2015

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Milton Street Running Again For Mayor Of Philadelphia

Street says a large part of his platform is to repair community and police relations.

01/06/2015

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Council President Stays Mum On Mayoral Ambitions, Says Timeline Is In Place

This past weekend brought the annual New York City gathering of local politicos known as the Pennsylvania Society, and the soirees included a fundraiser for Council President Clarke.

12/15/2014

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Former Republican Mayoral Candidate Sam Katz Weighs In On Likely Candidates Running For Mayor

Former Republican Mayoral candidate Sam Katz says although it’s not likely, he isn’t ruling out a run as an independent candidate next year.

11/23/2014

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State Senator Anthony Williams Joins Race For Philadelphia Mayor

State Senator Anthony Williams wants the top job in city government.

11/20/2014

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City Controller Alan Butkovitz Will Not Be Running In Next Phila. Mayoral Race

Alan Butkovitz has decided he will not be running in the next mayoral race.

11/17/2014

Former Philadelphia District Attorney Lynne Abraham. (credit: TOM MIHALEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Lynne Abraham Plans To Run For Mayor of Philadelphia in 2015

Lynne Abraham intends to run for mayor of Philadelphia in 2015.

09/17/2014

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Controversial Toronto Mayor Dances His Troubles Away

Controversial Toronto mayor Rob Ford danced his heart out inside Toronto’s City Hall on Thursday.

08/29/2014

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Pole Dancer On Boardwalk Raises Some Eyebrows

Ocean City officials say they received numerous complaints that the performance by woman in a bikini on a portable stripper pole is inappropriate for the family-friendly boardwalk.

08/13/2014

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Mayor Of Reading Being Investigated Over Campaign Donations

State prosecutors are investigating allegations of campaign finance violations by the mayor of Pennsylvania’s fifth-largest city, Reading.

07/16/2014

Former Trenton Mayor Tony Mack.

Trenton’s Ex-Mayor Reports To Federal Prison

The former mayor of New Jersey’s capital city is behind bars.

06/27/2014

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