May 1, 2024 - News

News Market: A.J. Brown's blessing

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Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios

🏠 Mayor Cherelle Parker has softened a campaign pledge to build more than 30,000 new units of affordable housing in the city. She shifted her goal to repairing 30,000 homes of any kind.

  • The administration will count every newly built or repaired home toward that benchmark. (Inquirer πŸ”’)

🚨 Police are searching for someone seen on camera assaulting a man with autism on SEPTA's Broad Street line last month. (NBC10)

πŸ—£οΈ Quote du jour:

"When I hang my cleats up it's going to be in that uniform right here, man. I'm so blessed and I'm so thankful. I'm ready for the upcoming season. Go birds."
β€” Eagles wide receiver A.J. Brown on his commitment to Philly after rumors swirled that he wanted to be traded.
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