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9:30 AM / Monday December 6, 2021

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Mayor Nutter campaign taps long-time businessman Sid Booker

March 27, 2011

Booker owner of The Stinger Lounge at 4600 N. Broad Street, is a well-known figure in the African-American community and throughout the Philadelphia region. His legendary restaurant has long served as a gathering place for African-American elected officials and others of influence in the community.

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Parker invites residents to annual College-Vocational-Labor Fair

March 27, 2011

Parker said more than 50 accredited colleges, universities, labor unions’ apprenticeship programs and vocational schools will be on hand for the event, as well as agencies and organizations that can assist students in finding financial aid, scholarships and other funding opportunities.

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Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey Politics

March 13, 2011

I thought of my favorite part of the circus as I stood in front of Room 142 at City Hall, the city’s Board of Elections on Tuesday, the day that nominating petitions for the May 17 primary had to be turned in.

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Recent News

Stateside

Wolf adds to mounting veto tally, kills permitless gun bill

December 3, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Gov. Tom Wolf  HARRISBURG, Pa.  — Gov. Tom Wolf followed through on his veto threat...

Local

Mayor Kenney Issues Statement on the Resignation of Commerce Director Michael Rashid

December 5, 2021

PHILADELPHIA — Mayor Jim Kenney today accepted the resignation of Commerce Director Michael Rashid, effective immediately. “Today...

Diaspora

Barbados says goodbye to queen, transforms into republic

December 3, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Barbados’ new President Sandra Mason, center right, awards Prince Charles with the Order of Freedom...

Politics

Supreme Court set to take up all-or-nothing abortion fight

December 3, 2021

By Mark Sherman ASSOCIATED PRESS  WASHINGTON — Both sides are telling the Supreme Court there’s no middle...

Sports

Playoffs? What Do You Mean, Playoffs?

December 3, 2021

If we learned nothing else from Sunday’s loss to the New York Giants, the Philadelphia Eagles should...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff