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Father and Son Reflect on Southwest Summers and New Opportunities

By Globe Times Staff | July 11, 2022 | Comments Off on Father and Son Reflect on Southwest Summers and New Opportunities

Can you each introduce yourselves? Steven Young, Jr.: I’m Steven Young, Junior. I go to Carver Engineering and Science. I’m seventeen and an incoming twelfth grader. Steven Young, Sr.: And […]

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58th and Baltimore Farmers Market

By Globe Times Staff | July 7, 2022 | Comments Off on 58th and Baltimore Farmers Market
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On the River: Free Boating & Fishing

By Globe Times Staff | July 7, 2022 | Comments Off on On the River: Free Boating & Fishing

Weekly Free Public Boating Saturdays, 10 am-2 pm through October 15, 2022 Our free public boating programs are suitable for people of all ages and skill levels. We provide all […]

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What to Know Before You Go

By Globe Times Staff | July 7, 2022 | Comments Off on What to Know Before You Go

by Cavhanah Baht T’om Bartram’s Garden is Southwest’s park too: Come by and see all the things you can do. You’re welcome any time before dusk and after dawn. There’s […]

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Getting to Know 12th District Captain Joseph Green 

By Globe Times Staff | July 6, 2022 | Comments Off on Getting to Know 12th District Captain Joseph Green 

Captain Joseph Green was born into a family of police officers in Northeast Philadelphia but initially took a different route. After graduating from Widener University, Captain Green became an accountant […]

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Visioning A Greener and Safer Lindbergh BLVD.

By Globe Times Staff | July 5, 2022 | Comments Off on Visioning A Greener and Safer Lindbergh BLVD.
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Sharing Common Ground 

By Globe Times Staff | July 1, 2022 | Comments Off on Sharing Common Ground 

Written by Gene Burke As The Common Place (TCP) continues to serve the children of Southwest Philadelphia, an important collaborative partnership has formed with John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge. Starting […]

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FREE Healthy Meals Available for Students in West and Southwest Philly

By Globe Times Staff | July 1, 2022 | Comments Off on FREE Healthy Meals Available for Students in West and Southwest Philly

From Rep. Joanna McClinton– ATTENTION NEIGHBORS: Wanted to remind you that while school is out this summer, FREE healthy meals are still available for students in West + Southwest Philly […]

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The Three F’s of Tinicum Marsh

By Globe Times Staff | June 30, 2022 | Comments Off on The Three F’s of Tinicum Marsh

Written by Garrett Whilte Fishing at the Refuge? Fun.  Worrying about when the next flood will hit your block? Not fun.  Wondering how these two things are related? Read on. […]

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Root for Native Plants! 

By Globe Times Staff | June 30, 2022 | Comments Off on Root for Native Plants! 

Written by Satvik Garapati and Trevor Njonjo Native or non-native? Can you tell which blooming beauty can harm the environment and which can help? John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge has […]

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