Government

Government

Philadelphia City Council approves bill banning cashless stores

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Courts

Trump can’t cut Philly's grants because of sanctuary city status, court rules

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Government

Wildwood seeks $64.5 million from New Jersey for boardwalk reconstruction

Carroll - Wildwood Boardwalk

Politics

During Whitaker hearing, Pa. Rep. calls Philly sanctuary city status 'cheap political point'

Guy Reschenthaler Hearing

Government

Pennsylvania halts permits for Mariner East 2 pipeline company

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Legislation

Delco state representative trying, once again, to tax mature video games in Pennsylvania

Boys playing video games

Government

Pennsylvania Rep. Jake Wheatley reintroduces recreational marijuana bill

marijuana plants

Odd News

Will Pennsylvania finally make eastern hellbender its super awesome official state amphibian?

Easter hellbender

Opinion

Hey Philadelphia, it's time to reassess this mess

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Politics

Darryl Thomas withdraws from West Philly special election consideration

Philly Cuts Barbershop

Government

PHL, Newark experience flight delays due to air traffic control personnel shortage

Carroll - The Philadelphia International Airport

Elections

State Rep. wants Pennsylvania to embrace automatic voter registration

Pennsylvania voting machines elections

Government

John Fetterman is going to visit each Pa. county to talk about legalizing marijuana

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Government

Independence Visitor Center reducing hours to offset expenses during government shutdown

Carroll - Independence Hall

Business

Airbnb offers 'A Night On Us' to federal employees during government shutdown

airbnb logo

Food & Drink

Government Shutdown Tea: The ultimate anti-anxiety tea recipe to smooth over your worries

Carroll - Government shutdown tea.

Propaganda

Jay Paterno wrote a very strange op-ed for the Saudi Arabian government

Jay Paterno

Food & Drink

Free fried chicken for federal workers at Pineville Tavern and Pineville Fishtown

Pineville Tavern fried chicken

Odd News

New Jersey bill would allow some pets to have an attorney in courtrooms

Carroll - Dogs

Government

PHOTOS: How the government shutdown is impacting Philadelphia

Carroll - Govt. Shutdown in Philly

Arts & Culture

Federal workers can visit Museum of the American Revolution for free

Museum of American Revolution

Arts & Culture

Academy of Natural Sciences has special admission offer for federal workers

Carroll - Extreme Bugs Exhibit Academy of Natural Sciences

Arts & Culture

Franklin Institute offering free admission to federal workers this weekend

Carroll - The Franklin Institute

Politics

Federal employees protest government shutdown in Philly on Tuesday

Carroll - Park Rangers in Independence National Historical Park

Government

Gov. Tom Wolf signs executive order aimed at curbing carbon pollution

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Government

Number of New Jersey towns banning plastic bags grows in 2019, more poised to join the crowd

plastic shopping bag laws

Landmarks

Independence Hall, Liberty Bell Center to open during government shutdown

Carroll - Independence Hall

Government

Here's what's open in Philly despite the government shutdown

National Constitution Center

Government

Philadelphia's interns will now be paid to work at mayor's office

Mayor Jim Kenney; Thom Carroll photo

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