Ted Behr

Delicious, Nutritious, and Traditional:

By Ted Behr | May 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Library hosts “A Taste of African Foods” – Saturdays Just the thing for homebound Philly chefs during the C-19 Crisis. Learn how to prepare delicious, nutritious meals according to the […]

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Produce Planting Begins at Bartram’s Garden

By Ted Behr | May 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

Sankofa Community Farm springs to life Adhering to a set of formalized safety procedures – work and social distancing, face covering, hand washing, and the like – the Sankofa farm […]

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Voter Registration Deadline for PA Primary Election May 18

By Ted Behr | May 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Mail-in voting is now convenient and safe! The revised Pennsylvania Primary Election Date of Tuesday, June 2 is rapidly approaching. This means that for new voters in Philadelphia County the […]

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Guidance on how to protect yourself from COVID-19 while reporting is available in English, Spanish, and Simplified Chinese.

By Ted Behr | May 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Looking for COVID story ideas? Mobile Billboards. Last weekend, the City deployed trucks outfitted with LED billboards to remind Philadelphians to stay home. These trucks will be out citywide again […]

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Apply for Free Trees for Home Planting May 18

By Ted Behr | May 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

TreePhilly Program will beautify Philadelphia residences. TreePhilly Offers is offering free trees for Philadelphia Residents to plant at their homes this month. Trees may be reserved by applying to Tree […]

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COVID-19 Infection and Death Risks are Higher for Blacks – Why?

By Ted Behr | May 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

The latest COVID-19 reports indicate the stark reality of healthcare in the U.S.   African Americans are bearing the brunt of the pandemic hospitalizations and death. Georgia:  In eight hospitals, […]

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Additional Ways to Recognize a Covid-19 Infection

By Ted Behr | May 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Federal Government’s Center for Disease Control (CDC) has released new signs that point to potential infection with the Covid-19 virus.  They include: chills, or shivering and shaking due to […]

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A Covid-19 Story: Reaching Out to Help Others

By Ted Behr | May 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

In our city of brotherly and sisterly love, it’s difficult to keep track of all the neighbors who are reaching out to help others – especially during our Covid-19 crisis.  […]

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Chess Activity Continues for Local Scholars Mitchell Elementary program achieves outstanding results

By Ted Behr | May 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Despite the restrictions imposed on schools by the current Covid-19 crisis, scholars at Mitchell Elementary continue their pursuit of chess excellence at home via various online sites like chesskid.com, LiChess, […]

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Rebuild – Training in Trades with Tangible Results Southwest resident has new practical career prospects

By Ted Behr | May 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Growing up in Southwest, Allen Hood had been thinking about a career in commercial painting for many years. Beginning last September 6, that dream has become much more of a […]

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