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The Hill We Climb

By Globe Times Staff | January 22, 2021 | Comments Off on The Hill We Climb

(Excerpts from the poem read by Amanda Gorman at the inauguration of President Joseph R. Biden, Jr., January 20, 2021) We’ve seen a force that would shatter our nation rather […]

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Rep. Young Opens Office in Southwest

By Globe Times Staff | January 22, 2021 | Comments Off on Rep. Young Opens Office in Southwest

Newly sworn-in State Representative Regina Young, representing the 185th District will be opening her District office soon.  The office will be located at 6844 Elmwood Avenue.  The office staff consists […]

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PGW COVID-19 Relief Grant

By Globe Times Staff | January 22, 2021 | 0 Comments

Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) urges customers to call 215-235-1000 immediately to determine their eligibility for a free $300 COVID-19 Relief Grant. The $2 million grant program launched today to help […]

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A Message from Rep. Joanna McClinton

By Globe Times Staff | January 22, 2021 | Comments Off on A Message from Rep. Joanna McClinton

Good afternoon Community Partners, I am writing to invite you to our 2021 Virtual Energy Fair on January 28, 2021, 6pm-7pm via Facebook Live! Join us to learn how you and […]

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Funeral Arrangements for Paul “Earthquake” Moore

By Globe Times Staff | January 21, 2021 | 0 Comments

Friday, January 22: There will be a Walk Through Viewing from 6:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m. at the Francis Funeral Home, located at 5201 Whitby Avenue in Philadelphia. Saturday, January […]

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Paul “Earthquake” Moore Passes Away

By Globe Times Staff | January 15, 2021 | 14 Comments

SW’s beloved activist finally succumbs to cancer Paul “Earthquake” Moore has just passed away, fighting the last round in his bout against cancer.  His wonderfully broad range of community service […]

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76ers and PHA team up to spread holiday cheer at Bartram Village

By Globe Times Staff | January 4, 2021 | Comments Off on 76ers and PHA team up to spread holiday cheer at Bartram Village

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) spread holiday cheer by teaming up with Santa for Day and the Philadelphia 76ers for the annual “Holiday Hoopla” event, providing gifts to 150 children […]

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Virtual Santa visits Southwest Access Centers

By Globe Times Staff | December 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Virtual Santa visits Southwest Access Centers

The children at three Access Centers received a real gift and a virtual visit from Santa last Friday.  It was a nice way to end a week of virtual school […]

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Rotary Club Thanksgiving Projects

By Globe Times Staff | November 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Rotary Club Thanksgiving Projects

The pride of the Rotary Club of Southwest Philadelphia-Eastwick is their Thanksgiving projects.  On Monday, November 23rd, they prepared and donated 30 Thanksgiving baskets to families in need of food […]

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Rep. McClinton Turkey Give-Away

By Globe Times Staff | November 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Representative Joanna McClinton held her annual Southwest Philly Turkey Giveaway on Saturday, November 21 at Myers Recreation Center at 58th Street and Kingsessing Avenue.  In partnership with King Saladden Art, they […]

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