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Vision Zero: The City of Philadelphia’s Program to Eliminate Traffic Deaths on Philadelphia Streets by 2030 (and how you can get involved)

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 2 Comments

Jeannette Brugger, the City’s Pedestrian & Bicycle Coordinator at the Managing Director’s Office of Transportation, Infrastructure, & Sustainability (oTIS) will be attending the November 13th 12th Police District Community Workshop […]

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SW Block Captain’s Association

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

A block captain is not a politician, but many times they get requests from their neighbors that would make you think that they are. There are over 6,000 block captains […]

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Four Tips for Flu Season

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

You know the signs. The thunderous cough. The pounding headache. The full-body fatigue. It’s the flu. Last fall and winter, influenza sickened roughly 40 million Americans and killed 60,000, according […]

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Six Easy Ways Homeowners can Cut Down the Costs of their Energy Bills

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Design with Daylight – The sun’s stint is shorter these days, so you want to soak up as much sunlight as you can — even when you’re inside! Daylighting is […]

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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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