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(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

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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

On Apr. 1, the U.S. government began conducting the census. (credit: Chip Comodevilla/Getty Images)

Philadelphia’s Population Has Increased By .6 Percent Since 2010 Census

That increase equals about 9,040 residents, and the finding comes from the 2012 Census Bureau’s Population Estimates Program (PEP).

03/14/2013

DC 33 President Pete Matthews at the mic. (Credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio)

War Of Words Between Nutter Administration And Blue-Collar Workers Union Continues

The mayor says negotiations are at an impasse; Matthews says they are not and the union is still willing to negotiate.

02/06/2013

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Group Of Teens Randomly Attack Man On Kelly Drive

On the same weekend that two men were beaten by violent mobs of teenagers in Center City spurring a police crackdown, another man now says he was randomly attacked on Kelly Drive.

08/09/2011

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Fire Dept. Cuts Questioned In Death Of 12-Year-Old

Nutter administration officials were called before City Council to explain how a 12-year-old autistic boy died in a West Philadelphia fire last August. The mayor’s cuts in fire department funding were at issue.

10/20/2010

Well Educated Citizens

by KYW’s Dr. Marciene Mattleman Boston has Harvard, Seattle has Microsoft, San Jose has high tech and the Washington DC metropolitan area has the best educated citizens in the nation, so begins an article in […]

07/26/2010

Tony Blair to Get 2010 Liberty Medal

by KYW’s John Ostapkovich The National Constitution Center this morning announced who will get the 2010 Liberty Medal this fall in Philadelphia.

06/30/2010

Phila. Considers Stiffing US Immigration on Crime Data

by KYW’s John Ostapkovich The City of Philadelphia has a decision to make this week: whether to continue to allow federal immigration agents access to a crime database operated by the city.

06/28/2010

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