Holly Otterbein

Senior writer

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know to Vote in the 2016 Presidential Election

Still don’t know who you’re voting for in local races? Need to find your polling place? We got you.

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The No-B.S. Guide to the 2016 Philadelphia Presidential Election

Here’s everything you need to know for Tuesday.

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The Philly Ballot Questions You’ll See on Election Day, In Plain English

One is kind of shady!

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Fewer Philadelphians Asked for Absentee Ballots This Year Than in 2012 or 2008*

*But there’s a caveat.

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Being a Philly Muslim in the Age of Trump

For many, it’s a time of fear — and political determination.

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Did Tarnished Philly Judge Violate Code of Conduct by Donating to Trump?

Allan Tereshko gave $1,000 to Trump this year, which appears to be a no-no under the Code of Judicial Conduct.


Why SRC Haters Finally Have a Real Shot at Abolishing It

Here’s how Philadelphia could regain local control of its schools.

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When the Taliban Takes the Girl Next Door

In 2012, York County’s Caitlan Coleman and her husband were kidnapped by terrorists. They’ve been held in captivity ever since.

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ThinkFest Preview: Jeffrey Yass on School Choice

He says vouchers could “drastically” reduce poverty in Philly.

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Q&A: Pat Toomey

The first-term Republican U.S. senator on Donald Trump, the Second Amendment and the white working class

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Feds Investigating “Wage Theft” at Starr Restaurant

Ex-employees at Talula’s Garden say line cooks regularly worked without pay.


Feds Investigating Alleged Wage Theft at Stephen Starr Restaurant

Fall Weekend Getaways: Inside a yurt at Savage River Lodge
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Fall Weekend Getaway: Savage River Lodge in Frostburg, Maryland

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Black Lives Matter: We’re Organizing a Massive Protest for Trump’s Philly Visit

“Trump is a racist bigot.”


Bobby Henon Has Done This 53 Times Since the FBI Raided His Offices

Hint: The answer isn’t ‘talk to the media.’