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Veterans Day Expo – Myers Rec. Center November 8 RSVP to Rep. McClinton requested for free Veterans Lunch

By Ted Behr | November 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Veterans Day Expo – Myers Rec. Center November 8 RSVP to Rep. McClinton requested for free Veterans Lunch

State Representative Joanna McClinton is sponsoring her third annual Veterans’ Expo on Friday, November 8 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Myers Recreation Center at Kingsessing Avenue and […]

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Gala Ribbon Cutting for new Soccer Facility at Finnigan’s Donors & Volunteers gather to open all-weather court

By Ted Behr | November 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Gala Ribbon Cutting for new Soccer Facility at Finnigan’s Donors & Volunteers gather to open all-weather court

A brand new, all-weather soccer and volleyball court was officially opened last Saturday at the James Finnigan Playground off 70th Street at Passyunk Avenue. Representatives of the donating organizations, local […]

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“A Beacon of Light” for Southwest Children  Community Celebrates 40-Year Service of Myers Tot Program

By Ted Behr | November 6, 2019 | Comments Off on “A Beacon of Light” for Southwest Children  Community Celebrates 40-Year Service of Myers Tot Program

Community members gathered at The Common Place on Sunday, October 20 to celebrate four decades of service by the Myers Tot Program to hundreds of Southwest children and their families. […]

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Reception Held for Councilwoman Blackwell

By Globe Times Staff | November 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Reception Held for Councilwoman Blackwell

More than 40 people attended a reception to honor Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell on September 22nd to thank her for her dedication and support of Bartram’s Garden over the years. “We […]

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City Council At-Large Candidates Vie for November 5 Election: Lively debate hosted by SW Phila. District Services at Kingsessing Rec.

By Ted Behr | October 18, 2019 | Comments Off on City Council At-Large Candidates Vie for November 5 Election: Lively debate hosted by SW Phila. District Services at Kingsessing Rec.

Candidates for the seven at-large slots on the November 5 General Election described their qualifications and underwent intense questioning by residents at the Kingsessing Recreation Center gymnasium last Friday evening. […]

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Health Annex Fair Provides Care and Information

By Ted Behr | October 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Health Annex Fair Provides Care and Information

Alive with balloons and lots of visitors, the Health Annex of the Family Practice and Counseling Network (FPCN) assembled representatives of two dozen health care and community service organization at […]

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Free Employment Boot Camp and Fall Job Fair at Paschalville Library

By Globe Times Staff | October 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Free Employment Boot Camp and Fall Job Fair at Paschalville Library

During the month of October, Paschalville Library will again present its popular Employment Boot Camp for job seekers, followed one week later by its annual fall job fair, sponsored by […]

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The Philadelphia Basic Systems Repair Program

By Globe Times Staff | October 18, 2019 | Comments Off on The Philadelphia Basic Systems Repair Program

The Basic Systems Repair Program (BSRP) provides free repairs to correct electrical, plumbing, heating, structural and roofing emergencies in eligible owner-occupied homes in Philadelphia. What types of emergencies are eligible? […]

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Jumpstart Your Career with TAIA

By Jackson Adams | October 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Jumpstart Your Career with TAIA

The Academy of Industrial Arts (TAIA) Electrical Training Program is a 10-week program whose goal is to provide regional employers and businesses with the most adept and highly trained workforce. […]

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Record Crowd Enjoys Fall Nature Festival at Heinz Reserve

By Ted Behr | October 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Record Crowd Enjoys Fall Nature Festival at Heinz Reserve

Over 1600 Southwest and area residents turned out for the Philly Fall Nature Festival at Heinz Refuge at the end of Lindbergh Blvd on warm, sunny Saturday, September 28. The […]

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