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Education Nominating Panel
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Mike DeNardo
February 12, 2020 - 5:59 pm
The Education Nominating Panel voted unanimously to send the mayor 27 candidates — from which he'll pick nine — to serve on the Philadelphia School Board. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
January 30, 2020 - 6:40 pm
Philadelphia City Council President Darrell Clarke is reviving a measure that would change the charter to allow council members to keep their seats while they run for other offices. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
January 01, 2020 - 12:37 pm
2020 promises to be an active year at Philadelphia City Hall, with a new City Council, a new police commissioner and new initiatives aimed at curbing gun violence. The news, of course, is impossible to predict, but ongoing stories are sure to develop in new ways this year. Read more here.
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The Christmas festival around Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
December 27, 2019 - 6:04 pm
Melissa Ramos has been to Christmas Village many times but she says there's always a reason to come back. Read more here.
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Philly student climate strike
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Paul Kurtz
December 06, 2019 - 3:02 pm
Hundreds of students in the Philadelphia area walked out of their classrooms and homes Friday morning to attend another protest against climate change. Read more here.
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Thousands of Philadelphia and Philadelphia-area students skipped school Friday to gather at City Hall in solidarity with a global Climate Strike of young people all around the world.
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Mike DeNardo
December 05, 2019 - 4:19 pm
Students are planning to walk out of school Friday for a City Hall rally to bring attention to climate change. Read more here.
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Christmas tree at Philadelphia City Hall.
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Antionette Lee
December 04, 2019 - 9:25 pm
Philadelphia came together Wednesday evening for the lighting of the 65-foot Christmas tree at City Hall. Read more here.
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Transgender pride flag
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John McDevitt
November 20, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Cities around the world, including Philadelphia, are acknowleding Transgender Day of Remembrance. Mayor Jim Kenney was among several dignitaries who spoke outside City Hall Wednesday, drawing attention to violence endured by trans people. Read more here.
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Charisse McGill's French toast bites
Lokal Artisan Foods
Lauren Lipton
November 10, 2019 - 8:00 am
The annual Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market at Dilworth Park will officially open on Thanksgiving Day, and one of the most popular vendors will be back with her beloved French toast bites. Listen to Positively Philadelphia! for the details.
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Philadelphia city buildings
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Pat Loeb
October 26, 2019 - 6:30 am
Around 50 buildings have joined the Philadelphia 2030 District initiative and pledged to improve their energy efficiency by 50 percent by the year 2030. According to an update released by the project this week, it’s already more than halfway to its target. Read more here.
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