Pa. Rep. Dwight Evans

(L-R: Pennsylvania Ballet artistic director Roy Kaiser, Pa. Rep. Dwight Evans, Pa. Sen. Larry Farnese, Pennsylvania Ballet executive director Michael Scolamiero.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Pennsylvania Ballet Fundraising Gets Lift From Commonwealth

The Pennsylvania Ballet has received a big contribution toward its planned construction of a new headquarters and a ballet school on North Broad Street.


(Last year's West Oak Lane Jazz Festival.  Photo provided)

Performers For Upcoming West Oak Lane Jazz Fest Revealed

Chaka Khan, Roy Ayers, and Chrisette Michelle are just a few of the artists performing in this year’s West Oak Lane Jazz Festival.


(Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter, in file photo)

Mayor Nutter Orders Probe Into Charter Contract For MLK High School

Mayor Michael Nutter has launched his own investigation into the Philadelphia School District’s handling of a charter school contract involving Martin Luther King High School, in Germantown.


(Mayor Nutter and KYW's Mike Dunn during a previous edition of "Ask The Mayor.")

Nutter Adapts To Harrisburg’s New Political Landscape

Mayor Nutter says he’ll work with new leadership in the Pennsylvania House to preserve the flow of cash now that State Rep. Dwight Evans of Oak Lane has lost his leadership post in the vital House Appropriations Committee.