Community News

Fall Colors: DECODED

By LJ Brubaker | September 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

The brilliant colors that leaves take on in fall is one of the most familiar and beloved aspects of the season. These colors emerge when the green chlorophyll (the chemical […]

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This Fall: Go Fish!

By LJ Brubaker | September 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Anglers of all ages are invited to join us at the Bartram’s Garden Community Boathouse on Sunday, October 6th for the annual Southwest Fish Off! Participants can borrow Bartram’s bait […]

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Royal By Nature celebrates Southwest Youth

By LJ Brubaker | September 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

On August 21st, friends and family gathered to mark the end of this summer’s Royal By Nature camp. Royal By Nature is a dynamic program that enables Southwest youth to […]

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Fred’s Water Ice – The Brand and the Man

By Globe Times Staff | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Everyone in Southwest knows Fred’s Water Ice and its founder and owner Fred Cooper.  He established his business here in 1988 as a retail and wholesale water ice supplier at […]

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All Welcome: 24th Annual SW Pride Day Parade & Festival: Sept 15 Woodland Avenue Parade Begins at 61st at 11:00 a.m.

By Ted Behr | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

The area weather is forecasted to be mild and partly sunny for the 24th annual Southwest Pride Day on Saturday, September 15. The main focus will again be the gala […]

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Southwest Community Renewal – The Glenda Ann Christopher Memorial Park 5900 Greenway Ave

By Globe Times Staff | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Glenda Ann Christopher Memorial Park was founded and created by Community Activist, Greg Thompson. Mr. Thompson left Southwest in 1993, and he returned to the community in July 2017. […]

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Sen. Williams’ Annual N2N Women in Hip Hop Street Festival

By Ted Behr | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

State Senator Anthony H. Williams and the Black Women in Sport Foundation (BWSF) will hold the 24th Annual Neighborhood to Neighborhood Street (N2N) Festival from 12:00 Noon to 8:00 p.m. […]

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Woodland Avenue Reunion and Cook Out

By Ted Behr | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Just a reminder that the residents Of Southwest and nearby communities will begin gathering at 12:00 Noon on Saturday, September 14 at Clark Park off Woodland Avenue and 43rd Street […]

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Southwest CDC Conducts Neighborhood Advisory Sub-Committee Election

By Globe Times Staff | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

The polls opened at six locations in Southwest on August 29 for the latest election of 15 members and alternates of the Southwest Neighborhood Advisory Sub-Committee (NAS). The current slate […]

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Baltimore Avenue businesses hosting school supplies drive for Harrington Elementary School

By Globe Times Staff | August 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Three Baltimore Avenue businesses are teaming up to support students attending a neighborhood elementary school.  Mariposa Food Co-op, together with Hair Vyce Studio and Studio 34 Yoga, are collecting school supplies to donate […]

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