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A conversation with Mayor Eric Garcetti

Just about 8 months into his term in office, LA Mayor Garcetti has been keeping a high profile and taking on several initiatives. Mayor Eric Garcetti spoke with Phil and Penny about a range of […]

02/19/2014

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford makes his way to the council chamber in Toronto on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013.   (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Toronto council strips Mayor Rob Ford of powers

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto’s City Council voted overwhelmingly Friday to strip Mayor Rob Ford of some of his powers, trying to box in the brash leader who has rebuffed huge pressure to resign over his drinking […]

11/15/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Mayor Garcetti goes to Washington

Mr. Garcetti goes to Washington. L.A.’s mayor is in the nation’s capitol to make sure the city gets federal funding for mass transit and restoring the Los Angeles River. Penny and Phil spoke with Los […]

10/29/2013

Pa. mayor asks residents: Please don’t vote for me

PORT MATILDA, Pa. (AP) — A small-town mayor in central Pennsylvania has an unusual campaign message: Don’t vote for me. Bob Wiser is running unopposed for a second term as mayor of Port Matilda, a […]

10/19/2013

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Garcetti’s first mayoral order focuses on ‘Main Street’ livability

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced an initiative today to makeover 40 streets around the city. The mayor’s “Great Streets” program — issued under his first official executive order — involves […]

10/10/2013

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, left, and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, Charles Krupa)

Mayor takes offense at ‘blow up’ Detroit comment

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Mayor Dave Bing accused his Boston counterpart of insensitivity Tuesday after Thomas Menino told a magazine that if he ever visited the Motor City, he’d “blow up the place and start […]

09/03/2013

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power  (AP Photo)

Agreement reached on DWP contract

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An agreement has been reached between the city and the union representing workers at the Department of Water and Power, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced tonight. Garcetti said he was pleased “we […]

08/22/2013

Bob Filner, San Diego Mayor. (AP Photo)

Great-grandmother says Filner kissed her; accusers now number 16

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A 67-year-old great-grandmother who works at a senior citizens service desk in the City Administration Building lobby alleged today that San Diego Mayor Bob Filner kissed her on the lips and […]

08/15/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Garcetti talks about his 1st month in office

It’s been a month since Los Angeles inaugurated its new mayor, and it’s been an eventful 30 days. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks about a busy first month on LA’s Morning News with Phil Hulett […]

08/05/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner apologizes for his behavior in this frame from a video produced by the city of San Diego Thursday, July 11, 2013. (AP Photo/City of San Diego)

San Diego mayor to get therapy amid scandal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner said Friday he will undergo therapy after less than a year in office amid allegations that he sexually harassed women. Filner announced his plan for a […]

07/26/2013

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