Restitution shouldn’t let thieves off the hook
Sadly, half of the quartet running for City Council in Northeast Philly’s contested district races have a problem with morals.
A price was put on justice last week, and the city should make sure the bill is paid quickly.
There’s strength in unity of the unemployed
Know people before you condemn them
Few can argue that racism in Philadelphia has been extinguished. It exists in government, in the form of government contracts reserved for minorities. It exists in the hearts of many people in many neighborhoods. It exists in the subconscious of people. It was part and parcel of a few mayors — Frank “Vote White” Rizzo and John “The brothers and sisters are running the city” Street.
Phillies strike out on playoffs for all to see
Anyone age 30 or older knows that kids are boneheads sometimes, particularly when a bunch of them are piled into a moving car and are plastered with drugs or alcohol or both. The result, too often, is a mixture of mangled metal, blood, gore and heartache, a totally senseless loss of life.
Owners ask burglar to return dog’s ashes
Is Brian J. O’Neill being picked on because he’s a Republican? Yes, but the longtime Philadelphia councilman from the Far Northeast is a big boy and can handle it.