Joe McColgan, a Republican candidate for an at-large City Council seat, is criticizing School Reform Commission chairman Robert Archie and superintendent Arlene Ackerman for an interim budget that was adopted last week.
In a four way race, Mark Squilla dominated in his home turf of South Philly, winning the Democratic nomination to replace City Councilman Frank DiCicco in 1st District.
Marty Bednarek acknowledged that he didn’t have the funds to provide a more competitive challenge to Bobby Henon.
The City Councilwoman turned away Dan Savage a second time to keep her seat representing the 7th district.
With defeats in the city primary, Marge Tartaglione and Frank Rizzo watch their long careers sputter to an end.
With Frank DiCicco stepping down from City Council, four Democrats are vying to take over the waterfront district in the May 17 primary.