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Philadelphia Selected for U.S. Navy Band Tour

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | Comments Off on Philadelphia Selected for U.S. Navy Band Tour

WASHINGTON — America’s Navy is coming to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, one of four cities in three states to host a performance by the United States Navy Band during its 2019 tour […]

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Summer Food Program Ensures Healthy Meals for Kids

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | Comments Off on Summer Food Program Ensures Healthy Meals for Kids

The Philadelphia Housing Authority’s (PHA) school age residents and those in surrounding neighborhoods will have access to healthy breakfasts and lunches, even thru their summer vacations. The PHA Summer Food Service […]

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

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | Comments Off on The 12th District Police Advisory Council (PDAC) and Police Clergy Are Seeking New Members

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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Birds and Bees Project for Southwest Globe Times

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Birds and Bees Project for Southwest Globe Times

Trash Academy, a project of Mural Arts Philadelphia’s Restored Spaces Initiative, uses the issue of trash and litter as the vehicle to remedy mistaken perspective about city environments, involving participants […]

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Area 1 SANITATION CONVENIENCE CENTERS Now Open at New Location

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Area 1 SANITATION CONVENIENCE CENTERS Now Open at New Location

5101 Grays Avenue and 3033 S 63rd St. between Passyunk Avenue and Lindbergh BLVD Sanitation Convenience Centers are available – and free – for Philadelphia residents only. From October 1 […]

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Breaking Bread- Breaking Barriers Southwest Dinner at Bartram’s Garden

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Breaking Bread- Breaking Barriers Southwest Dinner at Bartram’s Garden

The Southwest Philadelphia “Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers” dinner took place on May 23, 2019, at Bartram’s Garden. This event is part of an ongoing dinner series that encourages communities at […]

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Bartram Choice Neighborhood Remake Taking Shape

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Bartram Choice Neighborhood Remake Taking Shape

The Bartram Choice Neighborhood Initiative joint task force has begun drafting a plan that promises to bring new housing, services, and jobs to the Kingsessing neighborhood in Southwest Philadelphia.  The […]

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Summer Kids Learning Programs Kickoff at Paschalville Library

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Summer Kids Learning Programs Kickoff at Paschalville Library

Photo:  His face aglow with paint, young Josiah is in caring and gifted hands this summer as mom Letitia McBride, Library Manager Nyia Morrison (right) and library afternoon leader Danielle […]

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Philacycle “Recycling Rewards” Program Discontinued Effective June 30th

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Philacycle “Recycling Rewards” Program Discontinued Effective June 30th

PHILADELPHIA – The Philacycle program offered in partnership with the Philadelphia Streets Department and Recyclebank will be discontinued effective June 30th, 2019, announced Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams. The Streets Department […]

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Captains Corner June 14

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Captains Corner June 14

Hello! We are continuing to have success in reducing violence in our district!  Remember, if you have any tips you would like to provide us, even if you wish to […]

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