ACA Enrollment Off To Fast Start, But Deadline LoomsIndependence Blue Cross reports that enrollment in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace is off to a record-breaking start: up 35 percent over last year.
Philly Teen Claims He Was Kicked Off Basketball Team For Not Observing National AnthemThe ACLU of Kansas is investigating whether a Philadelphia teenager was kicked off his college basketball team, earlier this month, because he failed to stop warming up during the national anthem.
What Are Philly's Chances To Host Amazon Headquarters?At least a dozen publications have ranked the Amazon contenders but no two have the same list.
Philadelphia Sheriff Faces Sexual Harassment ComplaintsPhiladelphia Sheriff Jewell Williams is resisting calls that he step aside in the wake of sexual harassment complaints from three women who work, or have worked, for him.
City Council Advances Parking Ticket Amnesty BillPhiladelphia city council's finance committee has advanced a bill that would grant amnesty for parking tickets issued more than five years ago.
Delinquent Tax Collection Plan Causes Division In City CouncilPhiladelphia City Councilman Allan Domb introduced his long-awaited proposal to collect delinquent taxes through a controversial method called "securitization."
Philadelphia Takes Serious Look At Homeless Youth, Hope For Ending ItThe study by researchers from a University of Chicago program found 569 people, between 13 and 25, as homeless or unstably housed in the city.
Kenney Administration Releases Plan To Reduce Philly's Carbon FootprintThe plan outlines steps that can be taken to reduce carbon output by 80 percent over the next three decades.
Mayor Kenney Signs Whistleblower Protection For Philadelphia City WorkersInspector General Amy Kurland estimates her office saved the city $9 million, last year, rooting out waste, fraud and abuse, and she couldn't have done it without "whistleblowers."
Philadelphia Democrats Ask Constituents To Protest GOP Tax PlanLocal democrats are trying to get families to contact area republican congressmen to protest the plan.
Abandoned North Philadelphia School Converted Into Housing For VeteransThe former Spring Garden Elementary is now the Lural Lee Blevins Veterans Center.
Local Officials Seek Help From Constituents To Defeat GOP Tax PlanLocal elected officials are urging constituents to call Congressman Pat Meehan about the Republican tax plan.