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Summer is HERE and Public Pools are OPEN

By Globe Times Staff | June 21, 2024 | Comments Off on Summer is HERE and Public Pools are OPEN

PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia Parks & Recreation Commissioner Susan Slawson announced that the City of Philadelphia will open all 60 available outdoor public pools this summer. City pools will open on […]

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12th Police District Advisory Council Celebrates Officer Arnold Mitchell

By Globe Times Staff | June 21, 2024 | Comments Off on 12th Police District Advisory Council Celebrates Officer Arnold Mitchell

12th Police District Advisory Council surprised Officer Arnold Mitchell with a celebration to thank him for everything he does for the community. Speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Joanna […]

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Budding Birders

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2024 | Comments Off on Budding Birders

By Natalie DiDonato Thanks to a generous donation from Eastwick Friends and Neighborhood Coalition (https://eastwickfriends.wordpress.com/) with a recommendation from Carmelita Rosner at John Heinz Refuge, Eastwick Regional Park now has […]

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Male Engagement Program for Men 18+

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2024 | Comments Off on Male Engagement Program for Men 18+

To register for the group please contact the facilitators:Farugh Ma’ at 215-459-5262Khamuo Heru 267-886-4509

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Department of Streets Announces New Traffic Pattern on the Island Avenue Project; Traffic Calming Measures on Cobbs Creek Parkway

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2024 | Comments Off on Department of Streets Announces New Traffic Pattern on the Island Avenue Project; Traffic Calming Measures on Cobbs Creek Parkway

Press Release from Mayor’s Office of Communications Temporary Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected to Begin the Week of June 17 PHILADELPHIA – Department of Streets Commissioner Kristin Del Rossi […]

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NAC Service Area Briefing

By Globe Times Staff | June 7, 2024 | Comments Off on NAC Service Area Briefing

Stop by the NAC Service Area Briefing on June 20th from 6pm to 7:30pm. For more information please contact Daniel Bryan at (267) 787-1314.

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Honoring Former State Representative James R. Roebuck Jr.

By Globe Times Staff | May 31, 2024 | Comments Off on Honoring Former State Representative James R. Roebuck Jr.

Former Pennsylvania State Representative James R. Roebuck Jr. died on Thursday, May 16, 2024, at the age of 79. Roebuck was born in Philadelphia and was a graduate of Central […]

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The Free Library now hosting weekly English Literacy Class at Southwest CDC

By Globe Times Staff | May 31, 2024 | Comments Off on The Free Library now hosting weekly English Literacy Class at Southwest CDC

Every Thursday from 10 am-1 pm, The Free Library is now hosting a Basic English Literacy Class at Southwest CDC for adults who do not know how to read or […]

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Philadelphia Orchard Project growing subtropical fruits at The Woodlands

By Globe Times Staff | May 31, 2024 | Comments Off on Philadelphia Orchard Project growing subtropical fruits at The Woodlands

Since 2007, The Philadelphia Orchard Project (POP) has been on a mission to serve low-income populations who lack access to fresh produce. Headquartered at The Woodlands near 40th St and […]

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The African Center to begin first phase of construction with $23 million in public-private funds

By Globe Times Staff | May 31, 2024 | Comments Off on The African Center to begin first phase of construction with $23 million in public-private funds

Construction is slated to begin on the much anticipated African Center on 55th St. and Chester Ave. With the support of a recent infusion of $23 million in public-private funds, […]

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