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Vaping and Tobacco Cessation Program to Help with Youth Vaping Epidemic

By Globe Times Staff | July 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

National Jewish Health Launches Vaping and Tobacco Cessation Program to Help with Youth Vaping Epidemic My Life, My Quit™ is the first comprehensive program designed just for teens. Nearly 5 […]

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Water/Sewer Line Repair Fund for Low-Income Households: Selection Criteria for Philadelphia Energy Authority Referral

By Globe Times Staff | July 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) administers the Water and Sewer Line Protection Program in partnership with American Water Resources (AWR). This program allows property owners to purchase low cost proactive […]

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Jamie Gauthier Visits Southwest CDC

By Globe Times Staff | July 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Staff at Southwest CDC met with Jamie Gauthier, the presumptive winner of the general election scheduled for November 5th.  Ms. Gauthier will be replacing long-time Councilperson Jannie Blackwell.  Southwest CDC […]

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Media Depictions of Suicide Should Follow Recommended Guidelines to Avoid Harm

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Themes of suicide and self-harm are common in movies and TV shows, reflecting the struggles that many individuals face. When done responsibly, media depictions of suicide can help to reduce […]

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The 12th District Police Advisory Council (PDAC) Police Clergy and Town Watch Are Seeking New Members

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you are a resident or are employed in the Southwest Philadelphia area and interested in partnering with the 12th District as we strive to make this community a safer […]

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More NAC News!

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Neighborhood Advisory Sub-Committee (NAS) Elections The deadline to apply for the 2019 -2021 term is Friday, July 12, 2019 at 5:00 pm. Every two years, elections are held to determine […]

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Pennsylvania Governor Makes Juneteenth a State Holiday

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Members of the Philadelphia Juneteenth Family traveled to Harrisburg on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 to witness Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) sign House Bill No. 619 into law, declaring Juneteenth […]

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Philadelphia Energy Solutions Oil Refinery Announces Plans to Close Following Fire

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Philadelphia Energy Solutions CEO Mark Smith said Friday’s fire at the company’s South Philly refinery “made it impossible” to keep the plant open, so it will be permanently shut down […]

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Fun Flows at Beer & Boats Bash at Bartram’s Garden

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

The great annual Beer & Boats event on the Schuylkill River at Bartram’s Garden the afternoon of June 6th was an incredible success this year, according to organizer June Mansfield, […]

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Philanthropy Network in Southwest

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Approximately 20 members of the Philanthropy Network of Greater Philadelphia participated in a day-long introduction to Southwest. Pictured are Kyle Flood from PHA and Stacey Humphreys Blankin from WRT presenting […]

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