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The Manayunk mural in honor of Police Officer Garrett “Gary” Farrell is officially complete. See the full story here by Bernard Scally for NewsWorks.
Philly schools avoid budget cuts despite COVID-19 economic pain
Philly once thought its public schools would face an immediate budget hole. But relief from Harrisburg has staved off the worse for now.
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Philly restaurants must hold off on outdoor dining when city enters yellow phase
Despite getting the green light from Gov. Tom Wolf, Philly Mayor Jim Kenney says restaurants must wait on outdoor dining until the city has protocols in place.
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Kenney scraps Philly property tax increase, citing state help
Kenney wrote that the city school district will receive "higher than anticipated funding" in the $25 billion budget approved this week by the Pennsylvania General Assembly.
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