Disavowing Derogatory Posts, Morales Says He'll Stay in Phila. City Council RaceIn his campaign headquarters on East Hunting Park Avenue, 7th District candidate Manny Morales denied making any racially charged, biased, or hateful posts.
Dems Pick Pa. Rep. Ed Neilson To Run For Bill Green's Council SeatState rep Ed Neilson (at lectern in photo) said he'll look forward to being closer to his Northeast Philadelphia home and his family if he wins.
2013 Mummers' Parade Will Include More Spectator ComfortsThe goal, officials said, is a great experience for the thousands of spectators, with five performance zones along the parade route, including an expanded one at Broad and Ritner.
Philadelphia May Try To Own City's Second Casino"If the city is going to have a casino, then we should maximize the benefit to the city from that casino," says a spokesman for US Rep. Bob Brady.
Wife Of Rep. Bob Brady Interrupts Break-In At Their Philadelphia HomeWhen she saw them apparently trying to jimmy a sliding glass door in the back of the house, she yelled and banged on a window, driving them off.
Fellow Legislators Say Weiner's Resignation Was The Right ThingCongressman Rob Andrews of New Jersey didn't mince words over the announcement by Rep. Anthony Weiner of New York that he's going to quit Congress.
Philadelphia-Area Congressmen Agree Bin Laden Death Photos Are Best Kept SecretUS Rep. Bob Brady (D-Pa.) calls the photos "grotesque."
Philly-Area US Lawmakers Pledge Efforts For River DeepeningThe Philadelphia area's congressional delegation is trying to make sure a project to deepen the Delaware River stays on track.