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.
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.
The former chief of staff to retired City Councilman Jack Kelly could be headed for a retrial in a case that at one time appeared to be coming to an end.
National Night Out will return to Fox Chase after a one-year hiatus.
State Rep. Brendan Boyle believes there is too much “hyper partisanship” in Harrisburg and Washington, D.C.
On the prowl for a new home
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.
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.
Police seek the public’s help in identifying three men who robbed a Mayfair convenience store on March 3.