Opinion

OPINION – PRIMARY ELECTION – MAY 18

By Ted Behr | May 14, 2021 | Comments Off on OPINION – PRIMARY ELECTION – MAY 18

   Voters line up at a Southwest polling place to cast ballots for candidates and questions on a previous Election Day.  This years primary occurs May 18 and races for […]

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Vote NO on Ballot Questions 1 and 2 — Constitutional Amendments: Your most important Primary vote!

By Globe Times Staff | May 7, 2021 | Comments Off on Vote NO on Ballot Questions 1 and 2 — Constitutional Amendments: Your most important Primary vote!

PRIMARY ELECTION – MAY 18 Letter to the Editor In 2020, the Pennsylvania Legislature sent bills to the Governor that effectively denied that COVID-19 was still a problem and denied […]

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New Vision: Police Reform & Public Safety

By Ted Behr | April 30, 2021 | Comments Off on New Vision: Police Reform & Public Safety

 Carlos Vega, Democratic candidate for District Attorney on the May 18 primary ballot. Attorney Vega was previously a Philadelphia Assistant District Attorney for 25 years. OPINION  A chat with District […]

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Register Now for the May 18 Primary!

By Ted Behr | April 16, 2021 | Comments Off on Register Now for the May 18 Primary!

All voters should vote in the May 18 Primary Election on the four key ballot questions.  Candidates are also running for District Attorney District Attorney Election & Ballot Questions are […]

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Disabled cars on South 61st are a major hazard

By Gene Burke | April 2, 2021 | Comments Off on Disabled cars on South 61st are a major hazard

Stopping to assist an injured motorcyclist in the middle of South 61st St. He had struck one of the many disabled cars parked haphazardly in the medium in the dangerous […]

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Teachers: “The Kids Will Be OK”

By Steve Kuzmicki | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Teachers: “The Kids Will Be OK”

The positive message as Penrose School opens for K-2 children Photo: Kelli Mahon finally back at the whiteboard before her 2nd Grade students at Penrose Elementary which opened for students […]

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Empathy is Needed in Education

By Stephen R. Flemming, Ed.D. | February 10, 2021 | Comments Off on Empathy is Needed in Education

For the first time ever, the public schools in Philadelphia began this school year 100% online, neck-deep in a global pandemic; in the midst of more publicized occurrences of racial […]

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President Biden– Helping Those in Need

By Ted Behr | January 22, 2021 | Comments Off on President Biden– Helping Those in Need

Biden’s family volunteers Philabundance Nothing exemplifies for us the difference between the incoming and outgoing occupants of the White House in Washington DC that their respective activities on MLK Day […]

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The Dark Pandemic Days Ahead!

By Ted Behr | December 11, 2020 | Comments Off on The Dark Pandemic Days Ahead!

Antietam 1863? World Trade Center 2001? San Francisco Quake 1906? Pearl Harbor 1941? American Hospitals this week?  What do they have in common?   High one-day death tolls in the thousands! […]

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Election 2020: Hope for The Future!

By Ted Behr | November 13, 2020 | Comments Off on Election 2020: Hope for The Future!

Biden election worker makes a new friend My nephew Bob has been volunteering at election time since Senator Kerry’s ill-fated run against Pres. Bush back in 2004.  The commitment has […]

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