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Free Jr. Bowhunting Camp

By Cynthia Ryant | August 6, 2021 | Comments Off on Free Jr. Bowhunting Camp

September 11th-12th from 9am-3pm John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum – America’s First Urban Refuge8601 Lindbergh BlvdPhiladelphia, PA 19153 Learn to shoot archery and track wildlife from experienced instructors! […]

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Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson to Join Residents of Eastwick on August 4th

By Emily Owsiany | August 4, 2021 | Comments Off on Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson to Join Residents of Eastwick on August 4th

Philadelphia City Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson (Second District) , Chair of City Council’s Transportation  and Public Utilities Committee will be joined by Eastwick  residents and community leaders on Wednesday, August 4 at 2 […]

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City Announces Launch of Mechanical Street Cleaning Phase II

By Steve Kuzmicki | August 2, 2021 | Comments Off on City Announces Launch of Mechanical Street Cleaning Phase II

PHILADELPHIA — Mayor Jim Kenney announced today the launch of Phase II of the City’s Mechanical Cleaning Pilot Program in four residential areas. The program will launch on Monday, August […]

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Two Huge Wins for Children

By Ted Behr | August 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Two Huge Wins for Children

2021-22 School Budget Boosted by Pres. Biden’s Stimulus Funds  The State Government passed into law two, long awaited measures that will directly benefit the public school children of Philadelphia – […]

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Food Insecurity still a Major Problem for Many SW Families

By Ted Behr | August 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Food Insecurity still a Major Problem for Many SW Families

State Representative and House Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton teamed up with St. Joe’s Prep and other community groups this week to provide over 200 boxes of free food to fight […]

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Paschalville Library: “Welcomes Back Residents- In Person”

By Ted Behr | August 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Paschalville Library: “Welcomes Back Residents- In Person”

Public Library branches open for personal services  By Ted Behr Welcome back Southwest residents! “We’re open for limited in-person services here at the Paschalville branch from 10:00 am to 1:00 […]

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The New Covid-19 Pandemic

By Ted Behr | August 2, 2021 | Comments Off on The New Covid-19 Pandemic

People who are NOT yet vaccinated are at great risk “Don’t Play Russian roulette with your life!”  That was the cry of an overwhelmed Orlando FL ICU doctor quoted on […]

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Dangers of Teen Gambling

By Emily Owsiany | August 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Dangers of Teen Gambling

Teenagers are two-three more likely than adults to develop a gambling problem. Gambling is not a bad habit, or a form of recreation; it’s an addiction that can ruin one’s […]

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Mortgage Foreclosure Moratorium

By Cynthia Ryant | July 30, 2021 | Comments Off on Mortgage Foreclosure Moratorium

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — Homeowners and renters, beware: The protections on payments and evictions that were put in place during the pandemic will soon be coming to an end. The mortgage […]

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Unity in the Community Day

By Emily Owsiany | July 30, 2021 | Comments Off on Unity in the Community Day

The first Unity in the Community Day will be Saturday, July 31st, 2021 at Mount Airy Church of God in Christ, 6401 Ogontz Avenue. There will be a job fair […]

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