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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.

Northeast News (June 12, 2013)

Father’s Day barbecue set for the Radisson

Congregants in Frankford plead to keep church open

St. Joachim parishoners — as well as those at St. Leo — are trying everything to keep their churches open.

Days could be numbered for Philadelphia Traffic Court

State senate to vote on transferral of Philadelphia Traffic Court.

Ramsey tells Chamber NE burglaries on rise

Police commish addresses crime levels at Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

Schwartz gets labor union’s endorsement

Schwartz garners key support in push for governor.

5 foods for healthy seniors

Keep these five foods on hand for healthy senior living.

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.’