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Paul “Earthquake” Moore Passes Away

By Globe Times Staff | January 15, 2021 | Comments Off on Paul “Earthquake” Moore Passes Away

SW’s beloved activist finally succumbs to cancer Paul “Earthquake” Moore has just passed away, fighting the last round in his bout against cancer.  His wonderfully broad range of community service […]

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76ers and PHA team up to spread holiday cheer at Bartram Village

By Globe Times Staff | January 4, 2021 | Comments Off on 76ers and PHA team up to spread holiday cheer at Bartram Village

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) spread holiday cheer by teaming up with Santa for Day and the Philadelphia 76ers for the annual “Holiday Hoopla” event, providing gifts to 150 children […]

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Virtual Santa visits Southwest Access Centers

By Globe Times Staff | December 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Virtual Santa visits Southwest Access Centers

The children at three Access Centers received a real gift and a virtual visit from Santa last Friday.  It was a nice way to end a week of virtual school […]

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Rotary Club Thanksgiving Projects

By Globe Times Staff | November 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Rotary Club Thanksgiving Projects

The pride of the Rotary Club of Southwest Philadelphia-Eastwick is their Thanksgiving projects.  On Monday, November 23rd, they prepared and donated 30 Thanksgiving baskets to families in need of food […]

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Rep. McClinton Turkey Give-Away

By Globe Times Staff | November 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Rep. McClinton Turkey Give-Away

Representative Joanna McClinton held her annual Southwest Philly Turkey Giveaway on Saturday, November 21 at Myers Recreation Center at 58th Street and Kingsessing Avenue.  In partnership with King Saladden Art, they […]

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Gemma Services (formerly theVillage) is Ending Residential Program for Adolescent Girls

By Globe Times Staff | November 16, 2020 | Comments Off on Gemma Services (formerly theVillage) is Ending Residential Program for Adolescent Girls

Gemma Services (formerly theVillage and Silver Springs – Martin Luther School) announced that at the October 22, 2020 meeting of Gemma’s Board of Directors, the Board voted unanimously to cease […]

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Sen. Williams Closes Offices Due to Covid-19

By Globe Times Staff | November 13, 2020 | Comments Off on Sen. Williams Closes Offices Due to Covid-19

Urges residents follow pandemic safety measures State Senator Anthony H. Williams announced November 12, that he had closed his offices in Harrisburg, Southwest Philadelphia, and Delaware County due to the […]

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PA House Democrats Elect Rep. McClinton as Leader

By Globe Times Staff | November 13, 2020 | Comments Off on PA House Democrats Elect Rep. McClinton as Leader

“The difficult days we have in front of us will not be without hardship and doubt, but these last few months have proven that we can and will make it through, together.” State Rep. Joanna McClinton

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Rotary Club Provides Water to Voters

By Globe Times Staff | November 13, 2020 | Comments Off on Rotary Club Provides Water to Voters

Cynthia Simpson, member of the Rotary Club of Southwest Philadelphia–Eastwick knew that there would be long lines at the polls in Southwest on Election Day.  She recommended to other Club […]

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Public Zoom Meeting with Register of Wills and Estates Scheduled for Nov. 18th

By Globe Times Staff | November 13, 2020 | Comments Off on Public Zoom Meeting with Register of Wills and Estates Scheduled for Nov. 18th

Join the Honorable Tracey L. Gordon to learn more about wills and estates, as well as tangled titles (when a resident informally inherits a house) in a Zoom call on […]

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