On Saturday, former Gov. and Mayor Ed Rendell appeared in support of Democrat Sarah DelRicci, while Republican Martina White collected three union endorsements.
So how much more will it cost you to live or do business in Philadelphia in the next fiscal year? Almost 10 percent more, according to Mayor Michael Nutter’s final city budget.
State Sen. Anthony Williams, a Democratic candidate for mayor, last week held a news conference at his campaign headquarters, 1528 Walnut St., to offer recommendations to close the School District of Philadelphia’s gap.
Thirteen unions last week endorsed Republican Martina White in the special election in the 170th Legislative District.
The future is bright for Northeast Philly’s political scene. Local politicians are thriving in various new roles.
The Burholme Community Civic Association last week honored member Romeo Battilana on the 70th anniversary of his participation in the Battle of the Bulge.
Allyson Schwartz’s era in political office is now over, but the ex-congresswoman plans to stay active in public policy.
State Sen. Mike Stack discusses his plans as lieutenant governor.
Democrats Brendan Boyle and Mike Driscoll win open seats for the U.S. and Pennsylvania House of Representatives.