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Paul “Earthquake” Moore Passes Away

By Globe Times Staff | January 15, 2021 | 0 Comments

SW’s beloved activist finally succumbs to cancer Paul “Earthquake” Moore has just passed away, fighting the last round in his bout against cancer.  His wonderfully broad range of community service […]

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76ers and PHA team up to spread holiday cheer at Bartram Village

By Globe Times Staff | January 4, 2021 | Comments Off on 76ers and PHA team up to spread holiday cheer at Bartram Village

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) spread holiday cheer by teaming up with Santa for Day and the Philadelphia 76ers for the annual “Holiday Hoopla” event, providing gifts to 150 children […]

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Recap: 2020 Cleanups at Cobbs Creek Park

By Richard Guffanti | December 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

With trail use reaching record highs this year, it is as important as ever for us to be responsible stewards of those trails and of the parks and natural areas […]

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Heinz Refuge Celebrates Its Volunteers

By Ted Behr | December 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Food, Gifts, and Thanks for Community Partners “This has certainly been an interesting year! Many of the things we are used to doing have had to be adjusted to the […]

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FAITH, (MIS)TRUST, & Covid-19 – Town Hall: Dec 15

By Ted Behr | December 11, 2020 | Comments Off on FAITH, (MIS)TRUST, & Covid-19 – Town Hall: Dec 15

Vaccination will save Black Lives – and That Matters! Finally, some light at the end of the pandemic tunnel! Community and faith leaders and key medical caregivers will gather for […]

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Brightening the Day at Thanksgiving

By Ted Behr | November 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

Councilman Johnson sponsors turkeys for 500 families It was a grey day, last Sunday, but City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and friends brought a little sunshine into the lives of many […]

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A 25-year Thanksgiving -Day Tradition

By Ted Behr | November 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

Urban and Suburban Groups Team for Turkey Distribution\ SHARE Food Program of Philadelphia, the area’s largest food distribution operation teamed with local agencies, Wayne Presbyterian Church, and its two Southwest […]

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Thanksgiving 2020: Thank you Abraham Lincoln!

By Ted Behr | November 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

Lincoln’s Civil War Thanksgiving Prayer applies today Among the aspects of life and persons we can be thankful for this week is Abraham Lincoln!   One can add to the well-known […]

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Rotary Club Thanksgiving Projects

By Globe Times Staff | November 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Rotary Club Thanksgiving Projects

The pride of the Rotary Club of Southwest Philadelphia-Eastwick is their Thanksgiving projects.  On Monday, November 23rd, they prepared and donated 30 Thanksgiving baskets to families in need of food […]

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Rep. McClinton Turkey Give-Away

By Globe Times Staff | November 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Representative Joanna McClinton held her annual Southwest Philly Turkey Giveaway on Saturday, November 21 at Myers Recreation Center at 58th Street and Kingsessing Avenue.  In partnership with King Saladden Art, they […]

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