General News

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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Statewide Small Business Grants Will Open June 30th

By Globe Times Staff | June 26, 2020 | 3 Comments

The new COVID-19 Relief Statewide Small Business Assistance Program plans to begin accepting applications for the first round of funding on June 30th, 2020. The first round will stay open for […]

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Job Opportunity at Southwest CDC

By Globe Times Staff | June 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

NAC COORDINATOR (Job Description)  Summary:  Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) is an extension of the Division of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) of the City of Philadelphia, the purpose of which […]

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Health Safety – Important with Sexually Transmitted Disease Too!

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

NUAD and COLOURS renew education program in SW Health Safety! It’s just as important a concern with sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) as it is for Covid-19 Neighborhood United Against Drugs […]

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5 Tips To Keep Mosquitoes Away

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

Summer is on its way, which means so are mosquitoes. The flying pests invade neighborhoods like an army, but they aren’t just a backyard nuisance with bites that itch. They […]

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ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS AND NON-PROFITS

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

SBA EIDL IS OPEN AGAIN The Small Business Administration has reopened the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance program portal to all eligible applicants experiencing economic impacts due […]

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Check-in on Grandma & Grandpa!

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

As our city reopens, local families are scrambling for help to care for their elderly loved ones who are isolated and home alone. Local in-home care companies are flooded with […]

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Sunday worship for Salt and Light

By Ted Behr | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

Newly merged congregations gather at vandalized Woodland Plaza Two sister Southwest congregations have merged to become “Salt and Light,” incorporating in their new name the social and spiritual priorities for […]

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