Steve Kuzmicki

AMAZON Coming to Southwest

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 26, 2021 | Comments Off on AMAZON Coming to Southwest

By now, most people have heard that Amazon is interested in Southwest Philadelphia.  Well, apparently the rumors are true, as Amazon took its case to open a “Last Mile” facility […]

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Outdoor Storytimes at Kingsessing Library Begins

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 26, 2021 | Comments Off on Outdoor Storytimes at Kingsessing Library Begins

Children can’t wait to gather for outdoor reading. The Kingsessing Branch starts a regular Storytime at 51st and Regent St. on Saturday, April 10 “Get Ready to Read” starts April […]

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Keeping Our Drinking Water Pure

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Keeping Our Drinking Water Pure

Illicit discharges imperil our Philadelphia Waterways Graphic – Storm drain markers serve as a reminder to keep storm drains clean.  The water entering these storm drains will eventually travel to […]

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Keeping Our Drinking Water Pure

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Keeping Our Drinking Water Pure

Illicit discharges imperil our Philadelphia Waterways Storm drain markers serve as a reminder to keep storm drains clean.  The water entering these storm drains will eventually travel to the Schuylkill […]

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Teachers: “The Kids Will Be OK”

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Teachers: “The Kids Will Be OK”

The positive message as Penrose School opens for K-2 children Photo: Kelli Mahon finally back at the whiteboard before her 2nd Grade students at Penrose Elementary which opened for students […]

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Kingsessing Parent-Library Coffee Hours – March 25

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Kingsessing Parent-Library Coffee Hours – March 25

Photo:   To help parent-child at-home learning during the pandemic, Ms. Rachel, children’s librarian at the Kingsessing Branch has been providing resources for caregivers.  To learn more about their needs Ms. […]

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Southwest Residents graduate from Navy Yard Training program

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Southwest Residents graduate from Navy Yard Training program

By Steven Kuzmicki   Four people from Southwest, part of a cadre of 9, were recently the first graduates of a new workforce development training program developed by the Philadelphia […]

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TreePhilly Offers Free Trees for Philadelphia Residents to Plant at Home

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on TreePhilly Offers Free Trees for Philadelphia Residents to Plant at Home

PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia Parks & Recreation (PPR) announced today that it will offer up to 1,000 Philadelphia residents the opportunity to receive a free tree to plant at home this spring […]

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NAC Update

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on NAC Update

Hi! I’m Cynthia Ryant, Your  NAC Coordinator I provide information and resources on services to residents in Southwest Philadelphia.  Resources for housing, food distribution sites, health Information and neighborhood safety […]

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The Need for Prevention is Now!

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on The Need for Prevention is Now!

Join us May 9-15, as we celebrate National Prevention Week, to raise awareness about the importance of substance misuse prevention and mental wellness. During this week, we will recognize the individuals, […]

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