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Stimulus Package: Questions You May Have

By Globe Times Staff | March 26, 2020 | Comments Off on Stimulus Package: Questions You May Have

Article provided by theSkimm Lawmakers reached an agreement on the biggest stimulus package in US history. Great. What does that mean for me? It depends on your situation. Most Americans will get […]

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School District of Philadelphia Expands Hotline to Multiple Languages During District-wide School Closures

By Globe Times Staff | March 25, 2020 | Comments Off on School District of Philadelphia Expands Hotline to Multiple Languages During District-wide School Closures

SDP Hotline to be offered in 10 languages and cover general questions related to school closures  for students and families PHILADELPHIA — The School District of Philadelphia has expanded its […]

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Pennsylvania Extends Personal Income Tax Return Filing Deadline

By Globe Times Staff | March 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Pennsylvania Extends Personal Income Tax Return Filing Deadline

The Department of Revenue announced the deadline for taxpayers to file their 2019 Pennsylvania personal income tax returns is extended to July 15, 2020. This means taxpayers will have an additional […]

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City, School District, and Charters Announce Changes in Free Student Meal Distribution Sites

By Globe Times Staff | March 24, 2020 | Comments Off on City, School District, and Charters Announce Changes in Free Student Meal Distribution Sites

PHILADELPHIA – In light of the City and State emergency closures, the City, School District of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Housing Authority and several charter schools have created a new list of schools […]

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Department of Aging Releases COVID-19 Guidance on Protective Services for Older Adults

By Globe Times Staff | March 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Department of Aging Releases COVID-19 Guidance on Protective Services for Older Adults

The Pennsylvania Department of Aging has released COVID-19 guidance on handling protective services for older adults. This temporary guidance provides operational flexibility to protect older adults and staff during investigative […]

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COVID-19: Steps We’re Taking to Keep Everyone Safe

By Globe Times Staff | March 21, 2020 | Comments Off on COVID-19: Steps We’re Taking to Keep Everyone Safe

By: Mary Gay Scanlon In response to the global outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), I want to take a few moments to share an update with all […]

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Updates from SEPTA, PA Turnpike and PennDot

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Updates from SEPTA, PA Turnpike and PennDot

Septa is operating on the Severe Weather/enhanced Saturday schedule for Regional Rail until further notice. Transit Service will continue operating regular Weekday Service Partially-used Monthly and Weekly March 2020 Passes […]

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School District of Philadelphia Makes Student Learning Guides Available During District-wide School Closures

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on School District of Philadelphia Makes Student Learning Guides Available During District-wide School Closures

PHILADELPHIA — Learning Guides for all School District of Philadelphia students grades K-12 are now available online and will also be made available at all 30 grab-and-go meal distribution sites […]

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Social Distancing Protocol: Stay home, stay safe, wash your hands!

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Social Distancing Protocol: Stay home, stay safe, wash your hands!

Some tips from Joanna McClintion’s office, Please remember to practice good hygiene habits and exercise social distancing.  Our office may be closed, but we’re still here to serve you and […]

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Is COVID-19 affecting your job status? Considering applying for unemployment.

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Is COVID-19 affecting your job status? Considering applying for unemployment.

You may be eligible for unemployment compensation if: Your employer temporarily closes or goes out of business because of COVID-19. Your employer reduces your hours because of COVID-19. You have […]

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