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Health Annex Sustains Its Services – Phone Contact Emphasized

By Ted Behr | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Health Annex Sustains Its Services – Phone Contact Emphasized

The Health Annex, the core health care provider in central Southwest is open to serve its patients – within the limits required during the Covid-19 virus emergency. “All our services […]

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Southwest Covid-19 Crisis City Offers Free Meals During Virus Epidemic

By Ted Behr | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Southwest Covid-19 Crisis City Offers Free Meals During Virus Epidemic

While public schools are closed due to the Covid-19 virus epidemic – initially from March 16 – March 27, the City offers free meals and safe activity locations on weekdays:  […]

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Updates from SEPTA, PA Turnpike and PennDot

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Updates from SEPTA, PA Turnpike and PennDot

Septa is operating on the Severe Weather/enhanced Saturday schedule for Regional Rail until further notice. Transit Service will continue operating regular Weekday Service Partially-used Monthly and Weekly March 2020 Passes […]

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School District of Philadelphia Makes Student Learning Guides Available During District-wide School Closures

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on School District of Philadelphia Makes Student Learning Guides Available During District-wide School Closures

PHILADELPHIA — Learning Guides for all School District of Philadelphia students grades K-12 are now available online and will also be made available at all 30 grab-and-go meal distribution sites […]

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Social Distancing Protocol: Stay home, stay safe, wash your hands!

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Social Distancing Protocol: Stay home, stay safe, wash your hands!

Some tips from Joanna McClintion’s office, Please remember to practice good hygiene habits and exercise social distancing.  Our office may be closed, but we’re still here to serve you and […]

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Is COVID-19 affecting your job status? Considering applying for unemployment.

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Is COVID-19 affecting your job status? Considering applying for unemployment.

You may be eligible for unemployment compensation if: Your employer temporarily closes or goes out of business because of COVID-19. Your employer reduces your hours because of COVID-19. You have […]

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In Memoriam of Kobe Bryant

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on In Memoriam of Kobe Bryant

Student Lavon Taylor at Patterson elementary school does black history project on Kobe Bryant

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FREE meal pickup locations for students

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on FREE meal pickup locations for students

With schools closed until March 27, free meals are being distributed to students across the 191st Legislative District. Families in the Philadelphia School District can pick up meals Monday through […]

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COVID-19: Closures

By Globe Times Staff | March 20, 2020 | Comments Off on COVID-19: Closures

Gov. Tom Wolf has asked non-essential businesses to temporarily close for at least two weeks to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. This includes the following: Community and Recreation Centers […]

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PHILADELPHIA VETERAN COMMUNITY FIGHTS COVID-19 SHUTDOWN BY DIRECTLY SERVING ISOLATED VETERANS

By Globe Times Staff | March 19, 2020 | Comments Off on PHILADELPHIA VETERAN COMMUNITY FIGHTS COVID-19 SHUTDOWN BY DIRECTLY SERVING ISOLATED VETERANS

CARLO ARAGONCILLO, Director, Veterans Affairs PHILADELPHIA, PA. – The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Veterans Affairs is no stranger to serving our community and is coming together during the COVID-19 shutdown […]

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