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By Bill Chenevert

Young voters using PACs for political engagement

2015 could go down as the year that Philadelphia’s Millennials woke from their civic slumber to participate in local campaigns for City Council and steer political debate towards topics that concern them most. Maybe.

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Posted Apr. 16, 2015 | Comments: 0

OPINION > CARDELLA

By Tom Cardella

Kerfuffle

My word of the week is “kerfuffle.” Actually, it’s not my word of the week so much as it is that of Jon Stewart, outgoing host of “The Daily Show.”

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Posted Apr. 16, 2015 | Comments: 0

FOOD & DRINK > RESTAURANT REVIEWS

By Phyllis Stein-Novack

Palladino’s on Passyunk

Like Boston and Manhattan, Philadelphia is famous for its Italian restaurants. The great wave of immigration, roughly 1880 to 1920, brought many Italians to our shores.

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Posted Apr. 16, 2015 | Comments: 1

Vanilya Bakery’s Homemade Sugar Cookies

Owning a bakery along East Passyunk Avenue was not Bonnie Sarana’s straight-out-of-college career plan. Instead, she ventured into the world of finance, handling retail brokerage sales of stocks, bonds and mutual funds.

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Posted Apr. 16, 2015 | Comments: 0

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    So now in Indiana, people are now “allowed” to refuse service to American citizens, due to their alleged religious beliefs. In reality, it will be used to discriminate...

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    Tom Cardella believes parents should be able to choose where to send their children (“The illusion of school choice,” April 2). The main question is: Who pays for it? Second...

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