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January 22, 2012

Last month, we all got caught up on what’s what and who’s who on Radio in Philadelphia. But just in case you missed it, here’s a brief synopsis. Clear Channel owns Power 99 FM, 105.3 WDAS FM and 1480 WDAS AM in Philadelphia. Radio Clear owns Hot 107.9FM, 100.3 WRNB FM, and Praise 103.9 FM.

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Bass to hold District-wide “Coffee with the Councilwoman”

January 16, 2012

Cindy Bass, Councilwoman for the 8th District, announced last week, that she would begin regularly holding “Coffee with the Councilwoman” on a rotating basis throughout the District in order to speak directly with constituents as she, and her staff, actively work to open a district office.

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Cappuchino joins Power 99 fm as midday air personality

January 16, 2012

Ken Johnson Director of Urban Programming for Clear Channel Radio in Philadelphia has announced Cappuchino (Cheryl Haygen) will join Power 99 fm as the station’s new midday personality. Johnson says, ” Philadelphia is going to love her upbeat personality and passionate love of music.”

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Nutter vows new efforts on crime, education

January 7, 2012

Mayor Nutter was sworn in for a second term, promising to crack down on gun violence and improve the quality of public schools in the nation’s fifth-largest city. Nutter told members of the City Council and other dignitaries that high crime rates and lack of quality public education were holding the city back…

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Observance of Joe Frazier’s Birthday

January 7, 2012

World family and friends of the late Smokin’ Joe Frazier will meet to commemorate his 68th birthday, Thursday, January 12, 2012 in Philadelphia, at City Council Caucus Room 401, City Hall, 1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd., from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

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The Year That Wouldn’t End…

December 31, 2011

You ever have a year in which it seemed like every time you turned around someone was hitting you in the head with a baseball bat… and you knew it was coming but couldn’t avoid it? That would probably be the best way that I could think of to describe 2011.

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