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March Against Gun Violence – SW Community at “Rock Bottom”

By Ted Behr | July 15, 2019 | Comments Off on March Against Gun Violence – SW Community at “Rock Bottom”

Dozens of people turned out for an anti-gun violence walk led by City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson on Fathers’ Day weekend.  “We made national news for the wrong reason,” said the […]

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Jamie Gauthier Visits Southwest CDC

By Globe Times Staff | July 12, 2019 | Comments Off on Jamie Gauthier Visits Southwest CDC

Staff at Southwest CDC met with Jamie Gauthier, the presumptive winner of the general election scheduled for November 5th.  Ms. Gauthier will be replacing long-time Councilperson Jannie Blackwell.  Southwest CDC […]

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Attention Art Lovers! Visit the Barnes Art Museum on July 9 Qualify by attending Virtual Reality workshop at Kingsessing Library

By Ted Behr | June 28, 2019 | Comments Off on Attention Art Lovers! Visit the Barnes Art Museum on July 9 Qualify by attending Virtual Reality workshop at Kingsessing Library

An exceptional, once-in-a-lifetime, opportunity is being offered to  Southwest residents and their friends to visit the world famous Barnes Foundation Art Museum for Free.   The Barnes visit will be […]

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Media Depictions of Suicide Should Follow Recommended Guidelines to Avoid Harm

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | Comments Off on Media Depictions of Suicide Should Follow Recommended Guidelines to Avoid Harm

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Themes of suicide and self-harm are common in movies and TV shows, reflecting the struggles that many individuals face. When done responsibly, media depictions of suicide can help to reduce […]

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Philadelphia Energy Solutions Oil Refinery Announces Plans to Close Following Fire

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | Comments Off on Philadelphia Energy Solutions Oil Refinery Announces Plans to Close Following Fire

Philadelphia Energy Solutions CEO Mark Smith said Friday’s fire at the company’s South Philly refinery “made it impossible” to keep the plant open, so it will be permanently shut down […]

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Fun Flows at Beer & Boats Bash at Bartram’s Garden

By Globe Times Staff | June 28, 2019 | Comments Off on Fun Flows at Beer & Boats Bash at Bartram’s Garden

The great annual Beer & Boats event on the Schuylkill River at Bartram’s Garden the afternoon of June 6th was an incredible success this year, according to organizer June Mansfield, […]

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