The push is part of the plan to be the official city of USA250, the semiquincentennial celebration of the nation’s founding. Though it’s still nine years away, planning has begun. In November 2016, Congress approved a law creating a new commission to facilitate everything, and the 33-member body will hold meetings at Independence Hall while seeking input from the public. There’s also an initiative called Food250, which is co-chaired by High Street’s Ellen Yin and Eli Kulp.
It’ll be the last Society gathering at the Waldorf Astoria, at least for a while.
Both Barack Obama and Tom Wolf also spurned the local Democratic tradition.
Yes, we put Philly politicians into Candy Land.
More often than not, you won’t sample a restaurant’s best work at a fundraiser. At this one, you can.
Is our city capable of hosting an Olympics? Is any city?
Rendell thinks Katie McGinty was wrong to call Pat Toomey “an asshole.” But has he refrained from such language?
Eleni Grohimos’ cart has also been frequented by Ed Rendell and Jim Kenney.