Marvin Lewis was one of the lucky ones, or, so he thought. The Fairfield Street resident in November was informed that the assessment on his home would be knocked down almost $14,000.
A civic association leader plans a primary challenge to state Rep. Mark Cohen, who was first elected in 1974.
Katie McGinity, a Democratic candidate for governor, last week released a kindergarten to 12th-grade education plan titled “Strong Schools. Bright Futures.”
“She had a sense of who she was and what she was all about that was very special.” — Rev. Joseph Campellone
Councilwoman Joan Krajewski was known as a "big sister from Port Richmond." She made great strides in Council, and is sorely missed by many.
Brian O’Neill and Joan Krajewski were both elected to City Council in 1979 and represented most of the Northeast for more than 30 years.
Schools should teach kids, not parent them
Where has our nation gone?
U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz said Monday she decided to enter the governor’s race, even though history is not on her side, because she thinks Gov. Tom Corbett’s economic and education policies have failed the citizens of this state.