Filling The Gaps of Northern Liberties

 

  • City Paper reports that City Council’s deliberations concerning the Mayor’s Actual Value Initiative are heating up, as an associated $90 million of projected revenue will be reserved for the strapped School District. “Roll call! Time to man up!, exclaimed Councilman Curtis Jones. “Why is it that when it comes to our public school children that we cannot find that constitution with ourselves…. If we got snookered last time we will do better this time, but we will not abandon those kids — not on my watch.”
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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