Here are some statements from local public officials following last week’s deadly Amtrak train derailment in Port Richmond:
A week after Amtrak Train 188 derailed in Port Richmond, officials continue their investigation on what caused the deadly crash.
The operators of the Lafayette Redeemer Life Care Center, an independent living facility for seniors in Fox Chase, are proposing to build “a small, 9,000-square-foot addition” to its existing three-story building on the edge of Pennypack Park.
Jim Kenney, Lisa Deeley and John Sabatina Jr. score big victories, while Ed Neilson loses his reelection bid.
As voters prepare to head to the polls for the primary election on Tuesday, candidates are unveiling some late endorsements.
FOP is down on Lynne Abraham
Former Pennsylvania Gov. and Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell has endorsed Democrat Lisa Deeley for city elections commissioner.
The vacant 5th Senatorial District seat will be filled on Tuesday in a special election.
The primary election is next Tuesday, and Philadelphians will see a crowded ballot.