At-large City Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown has been a professional dancer and teacher. Could mayor of Philadelphia be the next line on her resume?
At-large City Councilman Bill Green is concerned that the "Actual Value Initiative" could give commercial property owners in Philadelphia a big break on reassessed property taxes.
A Grays Ferry man goes to court to try to save from sheriff's sale the community gardens his mother started on blighted lots as the city tried to collect the unpaid property taxes from previous owners.
And the Daily News Editorial Board says large non-profits in the city -- such as the University of Pennsylvania, Blue Cross and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital -- should contribute more to the city since they are now exempt from most property taxes.