Union League

(New Jersey activists join counterparts from Philadelphia for a demonstration demanding mandatory sick leave for low-wage workers.  They gathered outside the Union League, in Philadelphia, where New Jersey governor Chris Christie was to take part in a PAC-sponsored fundraiser.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Activists Dog Philadelphia Fundraiser For Gov. Christie, Pushing For Mandatory Sick Leave Laws

“(Christie)’s been clear about his opposition. He’s been saying it all around the state, at events as he travels,” noted Dena Mottola Jaborska, from New Jersey Citizen Action.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/25/2015

Zeoli Show Log 3.24.15

Rich discusses the reaction to Texas Senator Ted Cruz running for President, New Jersey banning microbeads, and New York City limiting the amount of juice that day care centers can give to children. He also talked to NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback, Roger Staubach, Joel Mathis from Philadelphia Magazine, and Alexis Garcia from Reason.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/24/2015

(An artist's rendering of a section of the park proposed to run atop the Reading Viaduct, near 11th and Callowhill Streets.  Image provided by Studio | Bryan Hanes)

Steam Builds For an Overhead Rail Bed Park Through Central Philadelphia

Taking a page out of New York City’s “High Line,” the Rail Park would run along the former Reading Railroad viaduct and the city branch of the old Reading lines.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/18/2015

(Photo by Justin Udo)

Center City Conference Allows Regional Planners To Compare Notes on Community-Building

Barry Seymour, with the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission, says the one-day conference was designed to give helpful information to planners and developers of more than 350 communities around the region.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/12/2015

(Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Union League Holds a Job Fair For US Military Veterans

One attendee said his biggest challenge is translating his military experience into words that are revelant to civilian jobs.

10/20/2014

A.J. Marsico

Police: Harrisburg Lobbyist Arrested On Rape Charges

Philadelphia police say a Harrisburg lobbyist has been arrested on rape charges.

09/20/2014

Stigall Show Log 4.16.14

Chris celebrates Wawa’s 50th anniversary and discusses a man arrested for jogging naked on the Main Line. He talks to former Wawa CEO Howard Stoeckel and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/16/2014

(Joan Myers Brown, left, and Trudy Haynes.  Photos provided by Philadelphia Freedom Festival)

Nine Trailblazing Philadelphia Women Being Honored at Catto Awards Luncheon

The list of honorees includes Joan Myers Brown of Philadanco and former CBS-3 reporter and host Trudy Haynes.

03/28/2014

(Phillies' pitcher Cole Hamels, left, and retired Phillies' pitcher Jamie Moyer chat at the Union League, where Hamels received an award from the Moyer Foundation.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Cole Hamels Honored By Jamie Moyer’s Foundation For Mentoring Work

At the Union League, Moyer presented the first “Legends” Award on behalf of his foundation to Hamels.

09/19/2013

(The Union League, at Broad and Sansom Streets.  File photo)

Women To Get Tips On Climbing The Corporate Ladder At Leadership Breakfast

Women leaders from the greater Philadelphia area will get tips tomorrow on how to “lean in” and move up the corporate ladder.

06/04/2013

(Cherry Hill township mayor Chuck Cahn.  Credit: David Madden)

Cherry Hill Mayor Working To Prevent Development of Woodcrest Golf Course Land

Mayor Chuck Cahn (at lectern) has reached out to county and state officials, asking to use “open space” conservation money to make a competitive bid for the bankrupt Woodcrest Country Club.

04/03/2013

Gluten Free

What Effect Will Student’s Food Allergy Lawsuit Have On Restaurants?

A university student sued college officials who insisted she purchase a mandatory food plan that made no accommodations for her food allergy to gluten, which was placed under the umbrella of “Americans with Disabilities Act.”

01/31/2013

parking ticket

Supreme Court Justice Gets Parking Ticket In Philadelphia

Even if you’re a member of the country’s highest court, run afoul of the Philadelphia Parking Authority and you’ll find a ticket on your windshield.

10/16/2012

(Mitt Romney's private fundraiser at the Union League, on South Broad Street, drew a handful of protesters.  Credit: Jim Melwert)

Mitt Romney Visits Philadelphia, Suburbs

Governor Romney’s day started early at the Union League, first courting big money donors, then a midday rally at Valley Forge Military Academy.

09/28/2012

Stigall Show Log 8.22.12

Chris interviews Vice-Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan at rally in West Chester. He also talks to Ann Coulter about her new book, Mugged, which is out in September, and voices his opposition to Todd Akin staying in his race for Senate in Missouri.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/22/2012

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