Hi, I'm Brian Hickey, Northwest Philadelphia editor for NewsWorks. I will be out of the office through Jan. 5 and, upon my return, will jump full force into NewsWorks' coverage of the Philadelphia mayoral campaign. Please reach me via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , on Twitter at @gtownwolane, Facebook at Northwest Philly or phone at (215) 351-1293.