Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, at 9768 Verree Road in Bustleton, welcomes the public to attend a candidates forum on Sunday, Oct. 19, at 10 a.m.
Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association last week heard from a local attorney and the head of Pennsylvania Working Families.
The mayoral race is taking shape, and candidates are already starting to make moves.
The city controller wants the Philadelphia school district to take its large collection of art out of storage and display it somewhere, which is something a spokesman said the schools are working on.
Ed Neilson, of Millbrook, was sworn in last week as the newest member of City Council.
In the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, the Northeast is divided into nine districts.
Stand up for students
State Rep. Ed Neilson said he’s hoping for a smooth transition to City Council.
Philadelphia’s prized public employees