Ted Behr

Woodland Ave. Reunion & Cookout September 10

By Ted Behr | September 2, 2022 | Comments Off on Woodland Ave. Reunion & Cookout September 10

25th Annual event at Clark Park features great “chillin and grilling” for all By Ted Behr  Ready for some old-fashioned “grillin’ and chillin?”  Well, it’s Woodland Avenue Reunion & Cookout […]

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November 8 Election – Update on PA Governor’s Race

By Ted Behr | September 1, 2022 | Comments Off on November 8 Election – Update on PA Governor’s Race

Trump’s 2020 denials are front & center in PA  By Ted Behr Months before the November 2020 election, Donald Trump saw the handwriting on the wall. As polls indicated Joe […]

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Outley House Mourns Passing of Michael Hinson

By Ted Behr | September 1, 2022 | Comments Off on Outley House Mourns Passing of Michael Hinson

SELF Inc.’s CEO devoted a lifetime to protecting homeless Chief Executive Officer of SELF Inc. of Philadelphia Michael S. Hinson Jr., a leading Black LGBTQ, AIDS, and homelessness activist in […]

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Election 2022 – Voter Registration Comes First

By Ted Behr | August 5, 2022 | Comments Off on Election 2022 – Voter Registration Comes First

Vitally important election for PA citizens on November 8 Southwest voters can assure our state provides improved health and schooling, secure and affordable homes, fair elections, justice in our courts.  […]

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Help Make City Trails Come Alive

By Ted Behr | June 2, 2022 | Comments Off on Help Make City Trails Come Alive

Our city parks and trails connect Southwest with many parts of Philadelphia.  But the Parks and Recreation Department depend on volunteers to keep these trails safe and tidy.   How would […]

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Cobbs Creek Parkway Clean up – May 15 Neighbors & friends welcome for special Sunday Afternoon Effort

By Ted Behr | May 4, 2022 | Comments Off on Cobbs Creek Parkway Clean up – May 15 Neighbors & friends welcome for special Sunday Afternoon Effort

Please join your friends and neighbors on Sunday, May 15th from 2 – 4 p.m. to continue to clean a historic section of Cobbs Creek at Woodland Avenue and Cobbs […]

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  Lecture: Civil Rights Martyr Octavius Catto – May 16

By Ted Behr | May 2, 2022 | Comments Off on   Lecture: Civil Rights Martyr Octavius Catto – May 16

African American History comes alive at Walnut St. Library  The Free Library announces a free lecture on one of the country’s singular civil rights activists and martyrs Octavius Catto at […]

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Pennies from Heaven- Until December 15th!

By Ted Behr | December 3, 2021 | Comments Off on Pennies from Heaven- Until December 15th!

Health Insurance now more affordable under Pres. Biden’s new American Rescue Plan PA residents can enroll again for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)  through Pennie! Pennie […]

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Cancer–Free Community Clinic/Info – Dec 4

By Ted Behr | December 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Cancer–Free Community Clinic/Info – Dec 4

Includes colorectal testing kits, Covid19 & other vaccinations on a “drive-through” basis. A free, open community wellness and cancer prevention event occurs Saturday, December 4, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to […]

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Gemma Help for SW Families & Children – Dec. 9

By Ted Behr | December 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Gemma Help for SW Families & Children – Dec. 9

Gemma Services offers effective, compassionate help for children and families in Southwest who are experiencing difficulties.  Many of these caring programs are offered at its Preheim Center located at 6517 […]

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