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Paschalville Library REBUILD Meeting

By Globe Times Staff | February 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

March 11, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. In May 2019, Mayor Jim Kenney announced that Paschalville Library would be one of the City libraries that would receive Rebuild project funds to […]

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Vaccinations in Philly

By Ted Behr | February 5, 2021 | Comments Off on Vaccinations in Philly

The Black community is falling behind While Blacks are about 40 percent of Philadelphia’s population, it’s rate of vaccination against the Covid—19 virus is running about 15 percent!   The dreadful […]

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Suicide Prevention

By Cynthia Ryant | February 5, 2021 | Comments Off on Suicide Prevention

Do you feel like the weight of the world is upon your shoulder?  You loss your job, and you don’t know what to do from day to day.  And don’t […]

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Braving the Snow and Cold

By Ted Behr | February 5, 2021 | Comments Off on Braving the Snow and Cold

CityLights Gathers Clothing for City Friends Aware of the recent resurgence of bitter cold weather and half a foot of snow in the city, a team of CityLights members from […]

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In-person PreK-2 Classes on January 22 in Jeopardy

By Globe Times Staff | February 5, 2021 | Comments Off on In-person PreK-2 Classes on January 22 in Jeopardy

Union supports no-show for teacher preparations next Monday At the instigation of an activist group within its union, the Philadelphia Federation Teachers (PFT), now demands that its concerns about the […]

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Covid Vaccine Interest Registration Available

By Globe Times Staff | February 5, 2021 | Comments Off on Covid Vaccine Interest Registration Available

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health is working to roll-out vaccine to Philadelphia residents in a phased approach. The purpose of this form is to gather information from individual Philadelphia […]

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Paul “Earthquake” Moore Honored

By Ted Behr | February 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

7000 block of Woodland named for “The People’s Champ”  “Paul ‘Earthquake’ Moore Way” is the new name of the 7000 block of Woodland Avenue. A City Council resolution initiated by […]

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Tributes to Paul “Earthquake” Moore Pour In

By Globe Times Staff | February 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

Following the sad announcement of Paul’s death, dozens of tributes poured in to Southwest Community Development Corp. where he was Board President for close to a decade. “I’m heartbroken! Paul […]

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Apply for LIHEAP and Receive a Bag of Food

By Globe Times Staff | February 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Apply for LIHEAP and Receive a Bag of Food

Southwest CDC has been helping Southwest residents apply for the Low Income Heating Assistance Program (LIHEAP) for 34 years. The program helps thousands of households with their heating bills (gas, […]

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Cobbs Creek Cleanup #4, Sat, Jan 23 Recap

By Richard Guffanti | February 1, 2021 | 0 Comments

Next Saturday Cleanup, Feb 6, 9:30 – 11:30Park between 65th St Overpass & Mt Moriah Cemetery (Google Map)Work north toward the bridge and south to the 65th St overpass The Cleanup […]

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