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    • Where the 2015 candidates live

Map: Where the 2015 Philadelphia Mayoral candidates live

Since Ryan Debold is still cranking out geospatial data maps for PennPraxis for a few more days, we asked him for a map of where all the 2015 Mayoral candidates and…

    • A vacant Keystone Opportunity Zone in Brewerytown

Keystone Opportunity Zones not designed to be measured

From where City Controller Alan Butkovitz is sitting, the Keystone Opportunity Zone program in Philadelphia is a major disappointment. Butkovitz released a report earlier this month saying that the program, which…

    • Voting
Eyes on the Street

Vote for Controller, District Attorney on Tuesday

Don’t be among the 90% of Philadelphia voters who won’t bother casting a ballot tomorrow. Tuesday is Election Day and while it’s not a blockbuster election year, there are two important…

    • Van Pelt Street, Photo courtesy of Phillytrax
Eyes on the Street

April 11: Rec center report | Please Touch seeks $30 million | Hidden City Festival returns | Saving the Pennsylvanian | chess champs

Good morning Streeters. Philly broke its 87 degree record temp yesterday, but things are set to cool down a little today. Enjoy! City rec centers are a wreck, a report from…

    • Silverliner V
Eyes on the Street

CityHall App in action | N. Philly contractors flout code | Silverliner V satisfaction | foreclosure auction | Penn and Drexel to share surveillance

Councilman Bobby Henon’s CityHall App is helping to stop bad neighbor behavior through shame. Henon’s CityHall App was released in spring, and now neighborhoods are using it to send eyewitness reports…

    • Controller: Agencies need to coordinate on code enforcement in North Central

Controller: Agencies need to coordinate on code enforcement in North Central

In a press conference Wednesday morning, City Controller Alan Butkovitz released a report detailing rampant non-compliance with city codes on construction sites in North Central Philadelphia. He said that poor and…

    • Developer Eric Blumenfeld now owns the Divine Lorraine Hotel. Will Philly's most iconic symbol of blight finally see new life? | Gary Reed, Eyes on the Street Flickr group
Eyes on the Street

Blumenfeld acquires Divine Lorraine | Council shrinking stream buffers | Great Chestnut Hill | Construction violations | Vote without ID

Developer Eric Blumenfeld now owns the Divine Lorraine Hotel. Will Philly's most iconic symbol of blight finally see new life? | Gary Reed, Eyes on the Street Flickr groupGood morning,…

    • Dancing Water | phillytrax, Eyes on the Street Flickr group
    • Night on the Town | Rob Lybeck, Eyes on the Street Flickr Group
    • Rendering of Carpenter Square, a planned development at 17th and Carpenter streets.
    • Dave Kralle at the November 2011 Parkwood Civic Association meeting. Photo/Shannon McDonald

O'Brien's aide considers run to fill 169th District seat [video]

Dave Kralle at the November 2011 Parkwood Civic Association meeting. Photo/Shannon McDonald If you go to your neighborhood civic association meeting, chances are you know Dave Kralle. Holme Circle, Bustleton,…

    • Captain Joseph Joseph F. Zaffino, Commanding Officer of the 7th District Police Department shakes hands with a representative of Target and accepts a check  on behalf of the Captain of the 2nd Distric

Photos: 2nd and 7th Districts celebrate National Night Out

Fox Chase Town Watch President Steve Phillips told NEast Philly Monday (you can catch the full story in Wednesday's Metro newspaper) that the 2nd and 7th Districts were expecting about…

    • Franklin Towne Charter students with a check from the Rohm and Haas Foundation in 2008. The school was one of two Northeast charter schools cited by the city controller's office this month.

Two Northeast charter schools cited for deals to 'profiteer'

Franklin Towne Charter students with a check from the Rohm and Haas Foundation in 2008. The school was one of two Northeast charter schools cited by the city controller's office this…

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NEast Links: Dangerous bridge in Somerton, Swastikas and More

Here’s a summary of the week’s Northeast news we didn’t cover. See others here. Escaped convict Oscar Alvarado has been captured as of Monday. Kamilah Alvarado, 22, Dean Ortiz,…

NEast Links: Soccer championships, prayer walls and more

Here’s a summary of the week’s Northeast news we didn’t cover. See others here. George Washington High School alums John Dunlop and Chris Reid coached against each other Thursday during…

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November 2009 NEast Philly election guide

Election day is tomorrow, and being an off year (no mayoral or presidential candidates), voter turnout in Philadelphia is typically low. But voting is always important - especially for the offices…

    • Democratic District Attorney candidate Seth Williams was one of three candidate to address GBCL members last night.

Three political candidates stop by Greater Bustleton Civic League meeting

"It's going to be a brief meeting for tonight's important game," Greater Bustleton Civic League President Bernice Hill told antsy residents at last night's monthly meeting. Though the room was full,…

    • Democratic district attorney candidate Seth Williams discusses the city's geographic assignments at the Lawncrest Civic Association meeting.

Democratic District Attorney candidate Seth Williams visits Lawncrest Civic

The Lawncrest Civic Association hosted many guests at its meeting last night, with Democratic District Attorney candidate Seth Williams being the highlight. "No matter who you are or where you live,"…

    • Incumbent Democratic candidate for city controller addresses the Parkwod Civic Association.

Alan Butkovitz takes questions from the Parkwood Civic Association

Parkwood Civic Association President Mike Hatala got right down to business at last night's meeting, leading with the Pledge of Allegiance, then calling up the group's guest: incumbent Democratic city controller…

    • Courtesy of Al Schmidt, Republican candidate for City Controller.

Al Schmidt: Republican candidate for City Controller

Meet Al Schmidt. He's running for a low-profile office during increasingly tough times. Schmidt is the Republican candidate for City Controller, running against incumbent Democrat Alan Butkovitz. The City Controller…

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