January 15, 2013
Philadelphia History Museum, a nonprofit educational institution, appointed Alyse Ghee Colen , Howard H. Lewis Jr. , and Steven Wittenberg to its board. Ghee Colen is the owner of Hog Valley Estate in Nevis, West Indies. Lewis is a lawyer. Wittenberg is the director of legacy planning for SEI. Kevin M. Passerini has been elected to the board of councilors of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania . He will continue to serve as chair of the recently formed Young Friends of HSP. Passerini is an associate at Blank Rome L.L.P., Philadelphia, and is a member of the corporate litigation group.
September 11, 2007
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August 20, 2000 |
What: Jelli Board Manufacturer: Dexas International Inc., Dallas Where: Crate & Barrel catalog Price: $9.95 (set of 2) Acrylic cutting boards are among the most useful kitchen tools. Unlike butcher block surfaces, they don't warp, splinter, stain or collect odors. They can go into the dishwasher for sterilization - a safety advantage if the boards are used for cutting raw meat. The two boards in this set are 81/2-by-11 inches, a handy size for even the most space-challenged kitchen counters.
July 25, 2010 |
Four prominent Pennsylvania Republicans are earning more than a combined $1 million a year as directors on three boards connected with the Milton Hershey School, one of the state's wealthiest charities and the nation's largest residential school for disadvantaged children. LeRoy Zimmerman, a former two-term attorney general who has headed the charity since 2006, earned the most, $499,996, according to the group's latest tax filing with the Internal Revenue Service. The others are: James Nevels, a Philadelphia investment manager, who was compensated $325,359 on two Hershey-related boards.
January 8, 1986 |
Police Commissioner Kevin M. Tucker has named 10 police officials to run three boards that would review the actions of the department's top brass and screen the qualifications of officers seeking promotions and transfers. Chief Inspector Frank Scafidi was named chairman of the accountability board, which also will include Chief Inspector Thomas Roselli and Staff Inspector James Gallagher. The transfer review board will be chaired by Chief Inspector Joseph Orbell and will include Inspector Jerrold Kane and Captain Willie Williams.
January 21, 1995 |
You've had a chance to hear the candidates, now it's time to vote. Neighborhood residents will have an opportunity today to select representatives to community trust boards that will help decide which projects will be funded from the $79 million in federal empowerment zone money. In December, Philadelphia and Camden were selected to share business tax breaks and $100 million - $79 million for Philadelphia, $21 million for Camden. The money and tax breaks can be used for housing, business development, drug rehabilitation and other programs.