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PHA Eviction Moratorium Extended Into 2021

By Globe Times Staff | August 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Stability, Health of Residents Are Prime Concerns (Philadelphia ‐ July 30, 2020)— In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and to ensure continued housing stability for its residents, the Philadelphia Housing […]

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John Lewis – Patriot 1980 – 2020

By Ted Behr | August 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

It is difficult to decide on even a few images that capture John Lewis, such was the breadth of his life of service to humankind.  For many of us, the […]

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PHA Eviction Moratorium Extended Into 2021

By Globe Times Staff | July 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

Stability, Health of Residents Are Prime Concerns (Philadelphia ‐ July 30, 2020)— In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and to ensure continued housing stability for its residents, the Philadelphia Housing […]

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Mark Harrell leaves Southwest CDC

By Globe Times Staff | July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

After 6 years of being Southwest CDC’s Neighborhood Advisory Committee’s Program Coordinator, Mark Harrell has accepted a position with the City’s Register of Wills Office.  Mark will be working in […]

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Voter Registration

By Ted Behr | July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Now’s the Time to Check Your Status If you have any concerns about your registration and your ability to go to the polls and successfully cast your ballot next November […]

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Stay Updated on COVID-19 in Philadelphia

By Globe Times Staff | July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Text the keyword COVIDPHL to 888-777 to receive info and updates through ReadyPhiladelphia, the city’s mass communication system.  For all information, go to www.phila.gov/covid-19.   Follow the Philadelphia Public Health Department […]

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Water Safety: Be aware of the dangers

By Globe Times Staff | July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

As the summer days get longer and hotter, young people are looking for ways to stay cool and have fun in the water. Swimming in Philadelphia’s rivers, streams, and creeks […]

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Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19

By Globe Times Staff | July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 2, that there are 832 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to […]

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Wolf Administration Urges Pennsylvanians to Avoid Large Gatherings, Wear Masks Over Holiday Weekend

By Globe Times Staff | July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Harrisburg, PA – As the holiday weekend approaches, the Wolf Administration is reminding Pennsylvanians to avoid large gatherings and to wear masks around other people to help prevent further spread […]

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City Council Passes Emergency Health Benefits for Frontline Healthcare Workers

By Globe Times Staff | July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Philadelphia, June 25, 2020 – Council today unanimously passed Bill No. 200306 – legislation providing new protections for Philadelphia healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.   The bill, […]

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