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In Memoriam of Kobe Bryant

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on In Memoriam of Kobe Bryant

Student Lavon Taylor at Patterson elementary school does black history project on Kobe Bryant

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FREE meal pickup locations for students

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on FREE meal pickup locations for students

With schools closed until March 27, free meals are being distributed to students across the 191st Legislative District. Families in the Philadelphia School District can pick up meals Monday through […]

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COVID-19: Closures

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on COVID-19: Closures

Gov. Tom Wolf has asked non-essential businesses to temporarily close for at least two weeks to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. This includes the following: Community and Recreation Centers […]

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PHILADELPHIA VETERAN COMMUNITY FIGHTS COVID-19 SHUTDOWN BY DIRECTLY SERVING ISOLATED VETERANS

By Globe Times Staff | March 19, 2020 | Comments Off on PHILADELPHIA VETERAN COMMUNITY FIGHTS COVID-19 SHUTDOWN BY DIRECTLY SERVING ISOLATED VETERANS

CARLO ARAGONCILLO, Director, Veterans Affairs PHILADELPHIA, PA. – The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Veterans Affairs is no stranger to serving our community and is coming together during the COVID-19 shutdown […]

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McClinton announces $10,000 to help ensure accurate 2020 Census count in Philadelphia

By Globe Times Staff | March 19, 2020 | Comments Off on McClinton announces $10,000 to help ensure accurate 2020 Census count in Philadelphia

Lawmaker stresses importance of it amid COVID-19 concerns PHILADELPHIA, March 19 – State Rep. Joanna McClinton today announced a $10,000 state grant to help the Coalition of African Communities promote awareness […]

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State Rep. Roebuck, U.S. Rep. Evans praise $1 million in state support for manufacturing expansion in Kingsessing

By Globe Times Staff | March 19, 2020 | Comments Off on State Rep. Roebuck, U.S. Rep. Evans praise $1 million in state support for manufacturing expansion in Kingsessing

PHILADELPHIA – On February 26th, State Rep. James Roebuck, D-Phila., and Congressman Dwight Evans, (D-PA-03) congratulated D.C. Humphrys for its more than 33-year commitment to the Kingsessing community, which recently […]

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‘This is a great day for Philadelphia, for Pennsylvania and for the nation!’

By Globe Times Staff | March 10, 2020 | Comments Off on ‘This is a great day for Philadelphia, for Pennsylvania and for the nation!’

Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-03) joined members of the late Congressman William H. Gray III’s family and fellow lawmakers today for the signing of a formal agreement with Amtrak for the […]

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Dear Philly Spring Cleanup Volunteers and Southwest Block Captains

By Globe Times Staff | March 10, 2020 | Comments Off on Dear Philly Spring Cleanup Volunteers and Southwest Block Captains

By: Keith Warren, Deputy Commissioner – Sanitation Division Your passion, your spirit, and a whole lot of togetherness helped make last year’s Philly Spring Cleanup a shining success. I want […]

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PHA Assists 80 Households Move from Renting to Owning Homes

By Globe Times Staff | March 10, 2020 | Comments Off on PHA Assists 80 Households Move from Renting to Owning Homes

(Philadelphia – February 18, 2020)—Eighty (80) former Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) renters became homeowners in 2019, thanks to PHA’s Homeownership Opportunities Program. The total sales figure marks an all-time record […]

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SOUTHWEST SENIOR CENTER: A WONDERFUL PLACE FOR SENIOR CITIZENS TO HANG OUT

By Globe Times Staff | March 10, 2020 | Comments Off on SOUTHWEST SENIOR CENTER: A WONDERFUL PLACE FOR SENIOR CITIZENS TO HANG OUT

By: Barbara Ann Mary Mack, published author and resident of the Southwest Community A few weeks ago, I was invited by one of our Church members to check out a […]

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