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Reach Out PA: Your Mental Health Matters

By Globe Times Staff | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

On January 2nd, Governor Tom Wolf announced a focused all-agency effort and anti-stigma campaign entitled, ‘Reach Out PA: Your Mental Health Matters’, aimed at expanding resources and the state’s comprehensive […]

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Philadelphia’s 2020 inauguration

By Globe Times Staff | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

At a 10 a.m. ceremony inside the newly-renovated The Met in North Philadelphia, Jim Kenney was sworn in for his second tour of duty as mayor of the nation’s sixth […]

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A great way to start a New Year- participate in National Mentoring Month 2020

By Globe Times Staff | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

January is National Mentoring Month. Established by The National Mentoring Partnership & the Harvard TH School of Public Health in 2002, the campaign aims to raise awareness about the need […]

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Justice Thurgood Marshall – Broadway Play Opens in Philadelphia Jan. 7 – Feb. 9

By Globe Times Staff | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

A one-man play on the life and thought of Thurgood Marshall, first African American Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, opened this week at the Walnut Street Theater, 825 Walnut […]

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New Members Sought for Phila. Board of Education: Apply by Jan. 23

By Globe Times Staff | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Philadelphia has set in motion the appointment of nine new members of the Board of Education of the School District of Philadelphia. Mayor Jim Kenney has convened an Educational Nominating […]

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Kenyatta Johnson’s Toy Giveaway

By Globe Times Staff | January 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson gave out hundreds of toys to children at daycare centers throughout his Councilmanic District on December 23. The children ranged in age from 3 months to 12 […]

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Philadelphia Horticultural Society Job Intake Session

By Globe Times Staff | January 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

On a brisk, cold evening on Thursday, January 8, 2019 over 100-plus men and a few women braved the elements to attend an employment intake session at the Presby-Life Senior […]

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Philly health department busts 149 tobacco retailers for selling to kids

By Globe Times Staff | January 10, 2020 | 1 Comment

The city health department will not renew tobacco sale permits for 149 retailers throughout Philadelphia that sold cigarettes to minors, 12 of these businesses are located in Southwest Philadelphia. All […]

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Winter is Coming

By Globe Times Staff | January 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Lower Bills Now with These Energy Saving Tips Keep doors and air vents closed in rooms that are not being used. Wash clothes in cold water to save on water […]

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UCGreen &Volunteers Plant 64 trees in West/SW

By Globe Times Staff | December 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

On November 16th, 104 volunteers planted trees for 58 households and businesses in West/Southwest Philadelphia. This was a “tree-mendous” community effort! From Mill Creek to Cobbs Creek, Kingsessing to Mantua […]

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