On the prowl for a new home
Now that the Shamrock Shuttle and Erin Express have come and gone with few problems, the Mayfair Business Association is looking forward to some successful springtime activities.
The Northeast High School staff member accused of having sex with a student continues to work for the city’s public school district, although he no longer has official contact with students.
Fortunato N. Perri Sr., a former administrative judge of the city’s Traffic Court, pleaded guilty to four charges in federal court last week in connection with what the U.S. Attorney’s office has called the court’s widespread culture of ticket fixing.
The 7th Police District Advisory Council recently recognized four members of the district as Officers of the Month for December or January.
Some residents haven’t received the new 100 percent market valuations of their properties from the city yet and the deadline for asking for a review of a new assessment is March 31. However, a spokesman for Mayor Michael Nutter said last week that property owners will have a month from receipt of their new assessments to ask for reviews of numbers they don’t like.
Some Burholme residents are not pleased that a deli with a liquor license will soon open, but they will work with the owner to develop what his lawyer calls “a conditional licensing agreement.”
Michael Wauhop last week got some good news about his property taxes.
City Controller Alan Butkovitz will be facing three opponents in the May 21 Democratic primary.
Police seek the public’s help in identifying three men who robbed a Mayfair convenience store on March 3.