At the height of the Roaring ’20s, business leaders in Northeast Philadelphia had some grandiose and sometimes bizarre ideas about their burgeoning yet largely undeveloped community.
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Damon Wayans has come a long way since his big break on ‘In Living Color.’ Nowadays, he’s busy touring the country, creating smartphone apps and writing a book.
State Rep. John Taylor (R-177th dist.) was sworn in for his 16th term in Harrisburg last week.
Amid nationwide tension, the Northeast rallies behind men and women in blue.
Former District Attorney Lynne Abraham, who is running in the Democratic primary for mayor, last week issued a statement sharply criticizing Mayor Michael Nutter and City Council President Darrell Clarke for the decision by UIL Holdings to drop its bid to buy Philadelphia Gas Works.
James Mears says he targeted Dollie “Grandma” Evans because she sold crack in the Holmesburg home they shared.
Center City businessman Lou Lanni last Friday entered the race for an at-large City Council seat, declaring his intentions at Tailhook Tavern, at 3522 Cottman Ave. in Mayfair.
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