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CAPA High students protest the SRC voiding teachers' contract with a symbolic strike. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Students ‘Strike’ To Show Support For Philadelphia Teachers

Upwards of 200 students stood outside the Philadelphia High School for Creative & Performing Arts in a spirited protest and symbolic ‘strike’ on Wednesday morning.

10/08/2014

The Senior Strut along Boathouse Row. (Credit: Steve Tawa/KYW)

Scenic Strut Along Boathouse Row Draws 500 Seniors

PCA hopes the Senior Strut might spur older adults to join or form walking groups, because walking increases blood flow to the heart, lungs and brain that can put you in a good mood and lower stress.

10/08/2014

A Comcast truck is seen parked at one of their centers on February 13, 2014 in Pompano Beach, Florida. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mayor Nutter Comes Out In Support Of Proposed Comcast Merger With Time Warner

In a separate statement, Nutter praised Comcast as a great corporate citizen, and said the merger would lead to improved services in existing Comcast markets.

08/21/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Aug. 15

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

08/15/2014

Mayor Nutter speaks with reporters outside his office at Philadelphia City Hall.  (Credit: Mike Dunn)

Nutter Furious Over Lack Of School Funding

Governor Corbett on Monday failed to convince leaders in the House to meet this month and to vote on a two-dollar-a-pack tax on cigarettes.

08/06/2014

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Surprising Testimony From Traffic Court Administrator On Ticket-fixing Scandal

A traffic court administrator spoke about taking calls from the office of former Councilman — now Mayor — Michael Nutter.

06/24/2014

(School District of Philadelphia headquarters, near Broad and Spring Garden Streets. File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Taxes Under The Microscope Amid School District Cash Crisis

Amid the latest Philadelphia School District cash crisis, City Council plans to put the Nutter Administration’s tax collection efforts under the microscope.

05/26/2014

(School District of Philadelphia headquarters, near Broad and Spring Garden Streets.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia School District, Archdiocesan Schools To Remain Closed Friday

Both the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and the School District of Philadelphia announced their schools would be closed due to the weather.

02/13/2014

(Philadelphia School District headquarters.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Debate Wages On Between Mayor Nutter And Council President Over $50 Million Needed For School District

The verbal sparring continues between Mayor Nutter and Council President Darrell Clarke over how to get an extra $50 million dollars to the school district.

10/26/2013

(Joan Krajewski in 2008.  Image from City of Phila. TV)

Friends, Family Remember Philadelphia City Councilwoman

Philadelphia said goodbye on Tuesday to a relentless former councilwoman who always stood up for her neighborhoods in the Northeast.

09/04/2013

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Numerous Documents On Center City Building Collapse Released To The Public

The Nutter Administration has reversed course and on Friday, released hundreds of pages of documents related to last month’s fatal building collapse on Market Street.

07/19/2013

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City Council Hears Proposal To Increase Liquor-By-The-Drink Tax

Inside City Council Chambers, parents and education advocates continued to urge City Council members to find a solution to the school district’s budget crisis during a committee hearing Wednesday.

06/12/2013

Nutter City Hall Grad

High School Graduates Honored At City Hall

Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter celebrated high school academic achievers at the Top of the Class graduation celebration.

06/06/2013

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Parents, Students And Teachers Rally As School Budget Woes Continue

It was a show of solidarity at the Thomas Mifflin School in East Falls as students, parents, and community advocates staged a rally urging political leaders to help fund a school district budget shortfall of $304 million.

05/23/2013

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Mayor Nutter Says Security To Increase At Upcoming Broad Street Run

Mayor Nutter said runners and spectators will see much more visible security presence to make sure both participants and onlookers are safe.

04/15/2013

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