Government

Government

Philadelphia releases searchable database for public to track soda tax revenue, spending

Carroll - Soda and sugary drinks

Opinion

Kenyatta Johnson: Setting the record straight on city-property sales

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Opinion

Corruption in Philadelphia: It's their prerogative – not ours

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Illness

Adenovirus outbreak at New Jersey medical center shows communication errors, still no known source

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Zoning

She lost an Airbnb battle in Collingswood, so she's moving to South American commune

Collingswood Airbnb

Obituaries

Country reacts to death of President George H. W. Bush, 94

George H.W. Bush

Opioids

Pennsylvania to receive $10 million from Bloomberg Philanthropies to fight opioid overdose deaths

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Government

Watch: Mayor Kenney reads mean tweets to get us in Thanksgiving spirit

Kenney Mean Tweets Thanksgiving 2018

Government

Legislation proposed by Delco state representative would tax mature video games in Pennsylvania

Video games

Legislation

Pennsylvania bill takes step toward marijuana decriminalization

marijuana plants

Government

Municipal ID cards: What are they? Who will want one — or need one?

Philadelphia City Hall  and philly Skyline

Soda Tax

Philadelphia’s soda tax is just making people buy their sugary drinks outside city limits

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Opinion

City, SEPTA, PPA announce they will enforce laws to decongest city streets

Carroll -  SEPTA Bus

Laws

Penn student's op-ed makes case for legalizing prostitution in Pennsylvania

Red Light DIstrict

Marijuana

New Jersey’s latest legal marijuana bill reportedly proposes the lowest weed tax in the country

Carroll - NJ Marijuana Dispensary

Government

Pa. auditor general rips Betsy DeVos, proposed campus sexual misconduct policies

Betsy DeVos

Government

Pennsylvanians can begin switching to REAL ID on Saturday; what does that mean?

Pennsylvania Driver's License

Investigations

Audit discovers $150,000 missing from Philadelphia marriage license bureau

Carroll - City Hall Center Square

Government

Philadelphia revamps sexual harassment prevention policies for city employees

City Hall

Parenting

Delaware is now one of six states offering paid parental leave

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Government

Government shutdown looms in New Jersey: state parks and beaches could close for second straight year

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Government

Casinos could face temporary closure if N.J. government shuts down over budget

Atlantic City skyline

Odd News

City sold 'cheap' ad space on hundreds of trash cans and people are starting to complain

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Government

Audit: Philly has worst accounting practices of 10 largest U.S. cities

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Sports Betting

Murphy signs bill to legalize sports betting in New Jersey

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Pets

This common veterinary procedure could soon land New Jersey cat owners in jail

Cat in a bookstore

Government

Missing a military medal? The state seeks veterans and their families

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Government

Philly nearly blows through all of its annual overtime budget

Stock_Carroll - Vehicles in traffic on North Broad Street

Investigation

A.G.: Fake businesses stole $336K from Pennsylvania agency

Pennsylvania Fake businesses

Schools

No, Pennsylvania students won't have to pass a citizenship test to graduate

Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg

Business

One South Jersey lawmaker is still really annoyed ‘Boardwalk Empire’ wasn’t filmed in Atlantic City

Stock_Carroll - Atlantic City Stock Boardwalk Hall

Government

Mayor Kenney revises school funding package with reduced property tax hike

Mayor Jim Kenney; Thom Carroll photo

Technology

Driver's license on your smartphone? Delaware testing mobile IDs

Delaware Mobile Driver's License

Schools

After Florida shooting, Pennsylvania to form school safety task force

Pennsylvania state capitol building

Opinion

In Philly, we raise taxes on a poor city because we run a city poorly

Stock_Carroll - Philadelphia City Hall Center City

Development

Casey, Toomey announce $12 million grant to complete Schuylkill River Trail

Stock_Carroll - South Street Bridge and Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

Government

Pennsylvania approves medical marijuana dispensary in King of Prussia

Medical Marijuana photo

Politics

Report: Trump administration considered Sixers co-owner Josh Harris for a White House job

Josh Harris

Politics

Donald Trump to Pat Toomey: 'You're afraid of the NRA'

Donald Trump

Government

Pennsylvania set to begin rollout of medical marijuana program

Medical Marijuana photo

Criminal Justice

City Council asks Pa. to eliminate cash bail in Philly

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Politics

Report: Bob Brady will not seek re-election

Bob Brady - USA TODAY

Politics

Twitter reacts to Donald Trump's first State of the Union address

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Politics

Report: Rep. Pat Meehan will not seek re-election after backlash over sexual harassment settlement

Pat Meehan - USA TODAY

Politics

You could soon be voting to shrink Pennsylvania's legislature

The Pennsylvania State Capitol Scissors

Government

Troops will be able to watch the Eagles game despite government shutdown

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