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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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Mayor Nutter signs zoning code

December 26, 2011

Mayor Michael A. Nutter signed legislation that comprehensively rewrites and modernizes Philadelphia’s zoning code for the first time in fifty years. The four-year code rewrite process included 50 public meetings of the Zoning Code Commission… 

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Politically Uncorrected: Running Mate Roulette

December 16, 2011

The Wall Street Journal, normally no admirer of Barack Obama, nevertheless is proffering some advice for the embattled president. Drop Joe Biden from the 2012 ticket and replace him with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. “Bye Bye Biden?” intones the alliteratively gifted Journal.

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