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NAC UPDATE

By Globe Times Staff | May 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

City of Philadelphia COVID-19 information: The City’s Business Activity and Stay at Home Order is in effect until further notice. For the latest information, visit phila.gov/COVID-19. Text COVIDPHL to 888-777 […]

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Yard Care Practices for a Healthy Watershed

By Globe Times Staff | May 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

By: Kadafi El-Kardah, Pennsylvania Environmental Council Taking care of your yard is a great outdoor activity for the whole family – and with most of us staying home to help […]

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Addressing community conflicts during the City’s Stay at Home Order

By Globe Times Staff | May 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

These are stressful times for all of us. As the City continues to respond to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, we thought it would be helpful to provide Philadelphia residents with […]

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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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Construction activity resumed in Philadelphia May 1

By Globe Times Staff | May 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

New OSHA COVID-19 safety measures in effect to protect workers The good news for contractors and construction workers is that Mayor Kenney and Health Commissioner Farley issued an Executive Order […]

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COVID-19: What it Actually Feels Like!

By Globe Times Staff | May 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Most people know the symptoms of COVID-19: dry coughing, shortness of breath, and fever, along with headache, shaking, chills, and loss of the sense of taste or smell. Doctors at […]

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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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Health Annex doing weekly Covid-19 Testing

By Jackson Adams | May 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

For the past three weeks, the Health Annex, located at the Woodland Plaza Shopping Center at 6120 Woodland Avenue, has been open and doing testing for Covid-19/CoronaVirus.  Some things to […]

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