The pandemonium that erupted at City Council when Mayor Nutter tried to deliver his annual budget message last week gave us all a front-row view of political theater at its rawest. The script went this way:
Hey Council, finalize a zoning code
Leave the Pennypack train trestle alone
AVI: All Very Interesting
Dump patronage jobs to keep taxes low
She wants to fix the Traffic Court mess
Northwood Frankford Community Y needs help
Could you hear the sound of fellow Northeast residents exhaling last week as more information began to emerge about the new property tax assessments?
Sometime over the last 41 years, the Pennsylvania Lottery has become as much a part of our daily lives as listening to the radio on the way to work or turning on the porch light at night.