Over 400 locals visited Rep. Taylor's annual senior expo last week for medical information, legal advice and more. Longtime organizer Natalie Dillon, who is retiring, was also celebrated.
— The magic number is 28 in this House district. A 28-year-old incumbent vs. his 28-year-old challenger.
The Port Richmond sophomore has been the focus of heavy media attention since last week, when her teacher reportedly mocked her for wearing a pro-Mitt Romney T-shirt to school. Pawlucy returned to class today, with supporters rallying around her.
Port Richmond neighbors have voiced their longstanding concerns about underage drinking and drug use at the neighborhood park. Now, they have been promised they will start seeing results.
Governor Tom Corbett declared Sept. 19 as an official day to help fight hunger, and neighbors and officials throughout the River Wards stood up to lend a hand, including State Rep. John Taylor (R-177th dist.)
The Lehigh Ave. Arts Festival, now in its fifth year, raised $5,000 for art scholarships for local kids last weekend.