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Reception Held for Councilwoman Blackwell

By Globe Times Staff | November 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

More than 40 people attended a reception to honor Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell on September 22nd to thank her for her dedication and support of Bartram’s Garden over the years. “We […]

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Opening of Rep. Donatucci’s Office

By Globe Times Staff | October 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

State Representative Maria Donatucci opened a new office on the first floor of the Wellness center at 2821 Island Avenue on Wednesday. Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Mondays […]

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Facts About Breast Cancer

By Globe Times Staff | October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

In 2019, an estimated 268,600 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women in the U.S. as well as 62,930 new cases of non-invasive (in situ) breast […]

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LIHEAP Opens November 1st

By Globe Times Staff | October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps families living on low incomes pay their heating bills in the form of a grant paid to the utility company. Households […]

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Cornerstone Common Cents Investment Club Looking for New Members

By Globe Times Staff | October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Since 2006, members of the Cornerstone Common Cents Investment Club have gathered on the third Tuesday of most months to talk about stocks.  The members are not investment bankers; they […]

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Rep. McClinton hosts Gov. Wolf on tour of a community garden in Southwest Philly

By Globe Times Staff | October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 9 – State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosted Gov. Tom Wolf on an exclusive tour of the longstanding Sankofa Community Farm to celebrate the importance of supporting agriculture in […]

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Free Employment Boot Camp and Fall Job Fair at Paschalville Library

By Globe Times Staff | October 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

During the month of October, Paschalville Library will again present its popular Employment Boot Camp for job seekers, followed one week later by its annual fall job fair, sponsored by […]

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The Philadelphia Basic Systems Repair Program

By Globe Times Staff | October 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Basic Systems Repair Program (BSRP) provides free repairs to correct electrical, plumbing, heating, structural and roofing emergencies in eligible owner-occupied homes in Philadelphia. What types of emergencies are eligible? […]

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$2.5 MILLION GIFT FROM THE MAGUIRE FOUNDATION WILL FUND 2,000 NEW PRE-K – 1ST GRADE SCHOLARSHIPS THROUGH CHILDREN’S SCHOLARSHIP FUND PHILADELPHIA

By Globe Times Staff | October 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

PHILADELPHIA– The Maguire Foundation today announced a gift for $2.5 million to Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia (CSFP) that launches CSFP’s new Maguire Early Access Scholarship Program to support scholarships for […]

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UESF launches the College Savings Account Program for high school seniors and first-year college students

By Globe Times Staff | October 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

PHILADELPHIA, PA (September 24, 2019) – Through a partnership with the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UGPSNJ), UESF has launched the UESF College Savings Account program […]

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