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Editorial: A job too big for Rigali

Cardinal Justin Rigali probably deserved better. He was just overwhelmed by a devil of a difficult time, a prelate lacking the power to change either perception or the course of things, and his resignation as archbishop is an appropriate response.


Letters to the editor July 21, 2011 edition

You won’t see this eyesore at the CEO’s home




CITY SOJOURN: Old City gallery scene not looking good

In hard times, art is often the first thing to go.


Letters to the editor, July 7, 2011 edition

More red tape from the city 


Editorial: Look, up in the sky!

The pride of the Far Northeast, Chris Ferguson, is going back into space on Friday, and folks everywhere, from his hometown in Northeast Philly to Walla Walla, Wash., should wish commander Ferguson and his co-astronauts well on their 12-day mission in the great blue yonder.


Letters to the editor, June 30, 2011



Editorial: Council is lazy

Summer officially started at 1:16 Tuesday afternoon. For the average working stiff in Philadelphia — you know, the guy who pays the bloated salaries of the 17 members of City Council — he’s looking forward to a summer vacation of a week at The Shore, two weeks, if he’s lucky.