City Council budget hearing gets interesting, announcement expected on newspapers sale

    Good morning, Feeders!

    Now that we’re done separating fact from April Fools fiction, we can focus on the tasks at hand.

    Tom MacDonald is in Philadelphia City Council chambers for another day with the city’s budget. Things could get interesting today as Council discusses the mayor’s office budget and labor relations.
    Recent reports indicate an announcement could come today about the future of Philadelphia Media Network. Whatever is in store, Dave Davies will have the details.

    Lizz Fiedler will cover an press conference today that puts Philadelphia’s court system in a positive light. That’s a stark contrast to a different report that called the city’s courts a “judicial hellhole.

    Peter Crimmins is catching up with the folks at the S.S. United States as an effort gets underway to retrieve some of the vessel’s lost artifacts.

    Maiken Scott will look into an Alzheimer’s study that examines links to the disease and looks for potential prevention methods.

    And what can you expect to hear on NewsWorks Tonight? One word: robots.

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