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Area 1 SANITATION CONVENIENCE CENTERS Now Open at New Location

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Area 1 SANITATION CONVENIENCE CENTERS Now Open at New Location

5101 Grays Avenue and 3033 S 63rd St. between Passyunk Avenue and Lindbergh BLVD Sanitation Convenience Centers are available – and free – for Philadelphia residents only. From October 1 […]

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Breaking Bread- Breaking Barriers Southwest Dinner at Bartram’s Garden

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Breaking Bread- Breaking Barriers Southwest Dinner at Bartram’s Garden

The Southwest Philadelphia “Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers” dinner took place on May 23, 2019, at Bartram’s Garden. This event is part of an ongoing dinner series that encourages communities at […]

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Bartram Choice Neighborhood Remake Taking Shape

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Bartram Choice Neighborhood Remake Taking Shape

The Bartram Choice Neighborhood Initiative joint task force has begun drafting a plan that promises to bring new housing, services, and jobs to the Kingsessing neighborhood in Southwest Philadelphia.  The […]

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Summer Kids Learning Programs Kickoff at Paschalville Library

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Summer Kids Learning Programs Kickoff at Paschalville Library

Photo:  His face aglow with paint, young Josiah is in caring and gifted hands this summer as mom Letitia McBride, Library Manager Nyia Morrison (right) and library afternoon leader Danielle […]

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Philacycle “Recycling Rewards” Program Discontinued Effective June 30th

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Philacycle “Recycling Rewards” Program Discontinued Effective June 30th

PHILADELPHIA – The Philacycle program offered in partnership with the Philadelphia Streets Department and Recyclebank will be discontinued effective June 30th, 2019, announced Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams. The Streets Department […]

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Captains Corner June 14

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Captains Corner June 14

Hello! We are continuing to have success in reducing violence in our district!  Remember, if you have any tips you would like to provide us, even if you wish to […]

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Rotary Club Presents Service Above Self Awards

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Rotary Club Presents Service Above Self Awards

Members of the Rotary Club of Southwest Philadelphia – Eastwick presented Service Above Self Awards to students who demonstrate kindness and a willingness to help others on a regular basis.  […]

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From Our Garden to Yours Gorgeous Bartram’s Garden Summer Plants and Flowers Still on Sale

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on From Our Garden to Yours Gorgeous Bartram’s Garden Summer Plants and Flowers Still on Sale

The Bartram’s Garden still has a wide range of spring and summer flowers for sale that could grace any Southwest yard or porch.   For those which have a shady […]

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Cornerstone Christian Academy Students Awarded Scholarships

By Globe Times Staff | June 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Cornerstone Christian Academy Students Awarded Scholarships

Pictured in the chancel of Wayne Presbyterian (from left)  Kristina Haye (Cornerstone Physical Education Teacher (a 2007 Cornerstone grad), Jaylen Marshall (rising 8th grader), Ayanah Harley (rising 7th grader), Syncere […]

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Youth: “Earn-a-Bike” Repair Classes June 18 – 28

By Globe Times Staff | June 3, 2019 | Comments Off on Youth: “Earn-a-Bike” Repair Classes June 18 – 28

Participants keep the bicycle they worked on Ride around on your own new (or as good as new) bicycle this summer for free!  How does that sound? Under a partnership […]

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