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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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COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

By Globe Times Staff | May 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Do you (or your organization) serve, work with, or know anyone who has lost income due to COVID-19 and is unable to pay their rent? Do you know any landlords whose tenants are in […]

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COUNCILMAN KENYATTA JOHNSON PARTNERING WITH THE NEWLY CREATED BLACK DOCTORS COVID-19 CONSORTIUM

By Globe Times Staff | May 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

(Philadelphia, April 28, 2020):  Philadelphia City Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson (Second District) is working with the new Philadelphia-area based Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium to get the medical supplies needed to conduct […]

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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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What the after school program has been doing during COVID-19

By Globe Times Staff | May 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Written by Shaketia Sills In the wake of the Covid-19 crisis Southwest CDC was able to continue operation without laying-off any staff. Southwest CDC began early on thinking of ways […]

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The Real Deal Food Ministry feeding 2000 families weekly during Coronavirus Outbreak

By Globe Times Staff | May 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

[PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA, April 7, 2020] In a day and time when COVID-19 is prevalent in our country, companies forced to close their doors, people are temporarily unemployed, and others struggle […]

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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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