Philadelphia Dads Join The Million Father MarchPhiladelphia was one of more than 800 cities taking part the Million Father March, as dads – and moms – were encouraged to walk their children to school today.
Mayor Nutter Addresses DNC, Stoking Speculation Of A Future In WashingtonPhiladelphia Mayor Michael Nutter addressed the Democratic National Convention, last night, just hours before President Obama took the stage.
Nutter’s Budget Includes Funds For New Police Headquarters In West PhiladelphiaThe mayor is setting aside $9-million in the new budget for design work on a new police headquarters to be constructed at 46th and Market Streets. It'll replace the nearly 50-year-old Roundhouse at 8th and Race Streets.
Settlement Music School Receives Grant To Provide Training For Children Of Low-Income FamiliesThe Settlement Music School received a grant from The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation to provide music training to children from low-income families.
Philly Mayor, Republican Challenger Spar In DebateLong-shot Republican candidate Karen Brown gave a spirited challenge to Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter in a taped debate Tuesday.
Pa. Reports Thousands Of Flood-Damaged Buildings, Philadelphia Receives Federal Aid For Hurricane Irene In response to the statewide flooding problems, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter announced Tuesday that FEMA has declared that residents of Philadelphia, who experienced damages due to Hurricane Irene, are eligible for Individual Assistance
Calling It A Success, Nutter Extends Earlier Curfew For Two More WeeksThe Nutter administration will extend an earlier curfew in targeted areas for another two weeks, declaring the tool has been effective in preventing violent incidents.