A packed agenda Thursday in Philadelphia City Council, as lawmakers today hold their final meeting before adjourning for the summer. Among the items up for a final vote: a school district bailout and a tax break for the owners of the Gallery.
The manager of Colwyn Borough in Delaware County was voted out of a job again during a council meeting.
The issue of racial profiling drew a crowd to a community center in Lower Merion, Montgomery County this afternoon. The meeting followed two incidents in which cops stopped black men who were shoveling snow.
As the investigation continues in the police involved shooting that killed Jerame Reid, Bridgeton’s civic and religious leaders met to call for peace in the community.
A public meeting is slated for Tuesday, Jan. 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the central branch of Philly’s Free Library.
Sources tell KYW Newsradio a meeting will be held Monday in New York City, hosted by Revel bankruptcy attorneys, in the hope of getting the accord with Brookfield Asset Management back on track.
Attendance was at 65 percent at the elementary school in Hamilton, New Jersey Monday and many parents say they’ll be keeping their children home until they’re certain the school is safe.
Despite calls from the Mayor’s office asking Governor Christie not to come to Fort Lee, not to bring more attention to the town, the Governor was adamant about making an appearance and apologizing.
A Pennsylvania man accused of killing three people at a municipal meeting in August has pleaded not guilty to homicide charges.
A group called Margate Citizens Questioning the Beach Project is challenging the notion that one dune fits all along the Jersey Shore.
Penn State University made the news this week, and trustee Anthony Lubrano plans to keep the school there.