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City Council passes tax rate and homestead exemption

City Council on Thursday set a tax rate of $1,340 per $100,000 of assessed property value and also approved a $30,000 homestead exemption, according to Jane Roh, spokeswoman for Council President Darrell Clarke.


Faith-healing couple held for trial in son’s death

Herbert and Catherine Schaible of Rhawnhurst will face trial on third-degree murder charges.

Herbert and Catherine Schaible will be going to trial on third-degree murder and other charges.


Sports Hall of Fame announces inductees

Phila. Sports Hall of Fame announces its 10th class.


Enjoy a budget-friendly meal

There are many types of steaks that are both inexpensive and delicious.  


One of the ‘Golden Girls’

Carol Snowden and other members of the Class of 1963 recently walked up the aisle at the 2013 graduation as 50-year graduates, or ‘Golden Girls.’


A warm and fuzzy feeling

Baldi pupils with big hearts make blankets for kids who live in shelters.


Northeast News (June 12, 2013)

Father’s Day barbecue set for the Radisson


Ramsey tells Chamber NE burglaries on rise

Police commish addresses crime levels at Chamber of Commerce luncheon.


Days could be numbered for Philadelphia Traffic Court

State senate to vote on transferral of Philadelphia Traffic Court.


City Council committee recommends new tax rate

A City Council committee last week recommended a tax rate of $1,340 per $100,000 of assessed property value, just a bit higher than the $1,324 per $100,000 rate recommended earlier by Mayor Michael Nutter.