Schools should teach kids, not parent them
City Controller Alan Butkovitz was confident heading into the May 21 Democratic primary, but did not expect a blowout victory.
Going after delinquent taxpayers was on the minds of lawmakers in Harrisburg and City Hall last week.
— Attorney General Kathleen Kane reworks Pennsylvania’s firearms reciprocity pact with the Sunshine State.
A private developer is seeking public funding to convert an old convent on Holme Avenue into a 44-unit apartment complex for homeless military veterans and other low-income people — but neighborhood folks already knew about that.
— Assessed value, actual value, market value. Property taxes have you confused? Join the crowd …
— Plans for a big distribution center at the site are halted as new top management reviews company strategy.
— In NE Philly, no surprises in races for Congress and state House and Senate seats.
Democratic state Sen. Mike Stack easily beats Republican challenger Michael Tomlinson.