Community News

Rotary Club Donates Food

By Globe Times Staff | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, the Rotary Club of Southwest Philadelphia – Eastwick in partnership with the Rotary Club of Philadelphia donated 200 bags of food to community members.  The event was held […]

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Harnessing the Power in Numbers: Southwest Strong

By Globe Times Staff | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Preston Stackfield, Assistant Branch Manager, M&T Bank Small businesses are an important part of the fabric of Philadelphia, where the majority of the population is made up of Black and […]

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Rally Laments SW Gun Violence Surge

By Ted Behr | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

U.S. Rep Scanlon joins Councilman Johnson to lament shootings U.S. Representative Mary Gay Scanlon joined City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and community leaders the evening of July 15 in a march […]

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Home Grown Vegetables Taste Best!

By Ted Behr | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

SW youth sell their produce Thursdays at Lindbergh & Harley Ave.   Several dozen of our youth have been laboring daily since spring on their fertile Southwest homestead to grow and […]

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Lamar Gore – Creating a Wildlife Career

By Ted Behr | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

A Facebook conversation about being a Ranger at Heinz Refuge It’s hidden away on the Facebook Page of the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge! A fascinating conversation recorded live with […]

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Cool Off, Stay Active: Visit Clark Park

By Ted Behr | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Farmers Market is open on Saturdays as well. Hot weather getting you down?  Clark Park Area B between 43rd and 45thth Streets going south toward Woodland Avenue is open […]

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Local Manufacturing firm receives $1,000,000 Grant for economic expansion in Southwest

By Globe Times Staff | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

Earlier this year, local manufacturing firm D.C. Humphrys was awarded a $1,000,000 Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) grant by the Pennsylvania Office of the Budget. This sum will be combined […]

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Mark Harrell leaves Southwest CDC

By Globe Times Staff | July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

After 6 years of being Southwest CDC’s Neighborhood Advisory Committee’s Program Coordinator, Mark Harrell has accepted a position with the City’s Register of Wills Office.  Mark will be working in […]

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Free Vegan Vittles for Bartram Village

By Ted Behr | July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Rep. McClinton teams up with Greyhound Café  For some, Bartram Village public housing may seem a forgotten corner of Southwest.  But they are always remembered by their state representative, Joanna […]

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Voter Registration

By Ted Behr | July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Now’s the Time to Check Your Status If you have any concerns about your registration and your ability to go to the polls and successfully cast your ballot next November […]

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