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COVID-19 Vaccine Research – Volunteers Needed by Penn Medicine

By Ted Behr | October 2, 2020 | Comments Off on COVID-19 Vaccine Research – Volunteers Needed by Penn Medicine

Trial seeks to enlist minority subjects  At the CityLights Virtual Network last Saturday, an impressive team of clinical trial scientists at Penn Medicine outlined their need for African Americans to […]

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Stop Vehicle Deaths on Cobb Creek Parkway!

By Ted Behr | September 30, 2020 | Comments Off on Stop Vehicle Deaths on Cobb Creek Parkway!

Call Your Elected Officials Today!  In the past month, three people were killed along Cobbs Creek Parkway including two teenagers and a young mother, Avante Reynolds. These tragic deaths were […]

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Fort Mifflin Re-Opens for Outdoor Use!

By Ted Behr | May 29, 2020 | Comments Off on Fort Mifflin Re-Opens for Outdoor Use!

“The Fort that saved America” can save your weekend   Come join friends and neighbors at historic Fort Mifflin’s outdoor spaces Saturday and Sunday, May 23 and 24 from 10:00 a.m. […]

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Social Distancing Blues and Jewels:

By Globe Times Staff | May 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Social Distancing Blues and Jewels:

Thoughts and impressions from SWCDC – OST program children and their parents. By: Francine Elizabeth Natal  Firstly, kudos to the SWCDC – Out of School Time (OST) program PARENTS who […]

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Open Letter from Senator Williams

By Globe Times Staff | May 8, 2020 | Comments Off on Open Letter from Senator Williams

The Honorable Tom Wolf Governor of Pennsylvania Room 225 Main Capitol Building Harrisburg, PA 17120  Dear Governor,  The Los Angeles Times this morning reported that Los Angeles County will soon […]

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ECO AND ETHICALLY-MINDED SOAP COMPANY WORKS TO KEEP ENVIRONMENT CLEAN WITH NEW RECYCLING SOLUTION

By Globe Times Staff | February 10, 2020 | Comments Off on ECO AND ETHICALLY-MINDED SOAP COMPANY WORKS TO KEEP ENVIRONMENT CLEAN WITH NEW RECYCLING SOLUTION

PHILADELPHIA, PA (January 14, 2020) – Hand in Hand, a sustainable and ethically-minded soap company that donates a bar of soap for each one sold, has announced a new recycling […]

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Reach Out PA: Your Mental Health Matters

By Globe Times Staff | January 13, 2020 | Comments Off on Reach Out PA: Your Mental Health Matters

On January 2nd, Governor Tom Wolf announced a focused all-agency effort and anti-stigma campaign entitled, ‘Reach Out PA: Your Mental Health Matters’, aimed at expanding resources and the state’s comprehensive […]

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PA Turnpike Commission Wins Prestigious 2019 President’s Award from International Transportation Association

By Globe Times Staff | October 4, 2019 | Comments Off on PA Turnpike Commission Wins Prestigious 2019 President’s Award from International Transportation Association

WASHINGTON, D.C. – During its 87th Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA) recently announced it has awarded the Pennsylvania […]

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Get Help with Utilities this Upcoming Season

By Jackson Adams | October 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Get Help with Utilities this Upcoming Season

Think you will need help paying for your utilities during the upcoming fall/winter? Come in to the Southwest CDC anytime Monday – Thursday to get help with the application process. […]

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Letter to the Editor (October 4, 2019)

By Globe Times Staff | October 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Letter to the Editor (October 4, 2019)

What a day to be Praised! Through the years we, the Southwest Philadelphia residents, have heard and read of many terrible and heartbreaking news in our community. At this time, […]

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