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Free Testing

By Cynthia Ryant | March 5, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Mr. Vernon Jordan

By Cynthia Ryant | March 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

Photo:  Vernon E. Jordan, who passed away March 1, 2020 at his home in Washington DC.  By his work and his counsel Jordan moved our society closer to the ideals […]

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Upcoming Professional Development Session.

By Cynthia Ryant | March 5, 2021 | 0 Comments
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Wolf Administration Announces Spending Plan for $303 Million in Federal Child Care Funds.

By Cynthia Ryant | March 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

Governor Tom Wolf announced allocation plans for more than $303 million in federal child care funds. The funds come from the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriation Act of 2021 […]

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John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge News

By Globe Times Staff | March 1, 2021 | Comments Off on John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge News

__________________________________________________________ John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum has been running virtual programming on its Facebook page since March 2020.  This is an effort to keep delivering opportunities to the […]

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Paschalville Library Rebuild Meeting – March 11th

By Globe Times Staff | February 26, 2021 | Comments Off on Paschalville Library Rebuild Meeting – March 11th

Register for the meeting at https://yourpaschal.org/.

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An Underage-Gambling Story

By Globe Times Staff | February 26, 2021 | Comments Off on An Underage-Gambling Story

by Chrystal Downing-Speaks Once upon a time, there was a boy named Billy.  He came from a very good home where both parents worked very hard to have the better […]

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Traffic Calming Improvements on Cobbs Creek Parkway

By Cynthia Ryant | February 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

Traffic Councilmember Gauthier facilitated a virtual community meeting Tuesday evening to discuss the recent improvements to Cobbs Creek Parkway and N. 63rd Street. The first presentation was done by Nik […]

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Southwest organizations receive $1 Million Grant to Assist Southwest Residents Rise out of Poverty

By Steve Kuzmicki | February 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

African Cultural Alliance of North America (ACANA), Southwest Community Development Corporation (SWCDC) and the Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation (PCDC) have partnered together to receive a $1,000,000 grant million to conduct […]

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AMAZON Coming to Southwest?

By Steve Kuzmicki | February 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

By now, most people have heard that Amazon is interested in Southwest Philadelphia.  Well, apparently the rumors are true, as Amazon is preparing to take its case to open a […]

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