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iradiophilly | News - Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service in Philadelphia 2018 http://iradiophilly.com/conversation.php?idConversation=7411#.WlxJ-hpDWR0.twitter Martin Luther King, Jr., Global Citizen, #MLKDay #MartinLutherKingJr #MLKDayofService #MartinLutherKingDay #MartinLutherKing #MartinLutherKingJrDay #philly

    iradiophilly | News - 23rd Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service in Philadelphia Monday, January 15, 2018
    Today marks the 23rd Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. It is the largest collective day of service in the country with over 145,000 volunteers participating in events...
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How to volunteer Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Philadelphia and 10 other ways to celebrate

1:30 p.m. Monday, Girard College, 2101 South College Ave., free, 215-787-2600, philorch.org

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11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, National Constitution Center, 525 Arch St., $5 admission, 215-409-6600, constitutioncenter.org

Friday, Jan. 12 to Monday, Jan. 15, the African American Museum, 701 Arch St., free on Friday and $2 Saturday through Monday, 215-574-0380, aampmuseum.org

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Saturday to Monday, Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Ave., free, 215-236-3300, easternstate.org

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, National Liberty Museum, 321 Chestnut St., pay-what-you-wish admission, 215-925-2800, libertymuseum.org

12 to 4 p.m. Monday, Woodmere Art Museum, 9201 Germantown Ave., free, 215-247-0476, woodmereartmuseum.org

2 p.m. Sunday, Convent of Mercy Auditorium, 515 Montgomery Ave., Merion Station, projecthome.org

    How to volunteer Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Philadelphia and 10 other ways to celebrate
    The Greater Philadelphia King Day of Service Each year, the Greater Philadelphia King Day of Service updates their website with hundreds of volunteering opportunities, from school and neighborhood cleanups to woodland restoration and trail work. You can opt for a site in the Greater Philadelphia area or participate at their Girard College signature site, where you'll join thousands of other volunteers on unique projects.
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15+ Sensational Things To Do In Philadelphia This Week, January 8-15

Where:Various locations including Girard College, 2101 South College Avenue

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Where:Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th Street

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Four points along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway including outside the Rodin Museum, 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Various locations including Johnny Brenda's, 1201 Frankford Ave

Where:Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad Street

Where:FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Verizon Hall, 300 S. Broad Street

Where:Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad Street

Where:Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 3680 Walnut Street

Where:Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street

Where:Various locations including The African American Museum, 701 Arch Street

Where:The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue

Where:Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S. 3rd Street

Where:The Liacouras Center, 1776 N. Broad Street

Where:Various locations including Harp & Crown, 110 S. 13th Street

    15+ Sensational Things To Do In Philadelphia This Week, January 8-15
    Harp and Crown | Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia Martin Luther King Jr. Day events, Center City Restaurant Week and more... This week in Philadelphia, the weather is going to warm up (relatively), just in time for a bevy of exciting events to go down.
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Mural Arts Philadelphia added 3 new photos — ...

Inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King's final speech "I've Been to the Mountaintop", students from 6 Philadelphia schools unveil a 36ft long mural banner with the help of our staff artists. This partnership with Girard College for MLK Day of Service has been an amazing tradition to see how youth encourage action and activism through art.

    Mural Arts Philadelphia
    Mural Arts Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 33K likes. Mural Arts Philadelphia unites artists & communities through a collaborative process, using the tradition of mural-making, to create art that...
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Dance Into 2018 With Us

Fairmount, 2511 W. Girard St. 2nd Floor

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1170 S. Broad St, near the intersection of Federal St.

    Dance Into 2018 With Us
    Another year of dancing done, another year ahead. As usual, we're loading up our January schedule with MORE classes, including the addition of Ballet technique at our Fairmount location! In fact, we're doubling our classes in Fairmount with a new Sunday morning Zumba, Ballet I on Tuesdays and Barre Fit on Wednesdays.
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Dec 26

Ed Flanagan, the first openly gay statewide-elected lawmaker and 1973 College graduate, died at 66

Ed Flanagan, the first openly gay statewide-elected lawmaker and 1973 College graduate, died at 66

    Ed Flanagan, the first openly gay statewide-elected lawmaker and 1973 College graduate, died at 66
    Edward Flanagan, the long-serving Vermont lawmaker and 1973 College graduate, died at a nursing home in New Hampshire on Nov. 3. He was 66 years old. Flanagan, who worked as the Vermont State Senator from 2005 to 2011, had suffered from a traumatic brain injury from a 2005 car crash, The Chicago Tribune reported.
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'Ghost bike' memorializes Philadelphia cyclist struck by trash truck

...2014 death of Johnny Brenda’s cook Tony Aparecio. Another ghost bike is chained at 19th Street and Girard Avenue in Brewerytown, where PhillyCAM filmmaker Jay Mohen was killed in 2015, LoBasso said...

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...tribute for longer periods. LoBasso said a ghost bike has stood for four years at Second Street and Girard Avenue in Northern Liberties, where it memorializes the 2014 death of Johnny Brenda’s cook Tony...

    'Ghost bike' memorializes Philadelphia cyclist struck by trash truck
    Emily Fredericks, a Center City pastry chef, was critically injured while commuting to work on Nov. 29, right-hooked by a private trash truck. She died at the scene. - Sam Wood, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
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Biden on Trump's stance on Russia: “Even if the president refuses to act, we can"

Rosenstein isn’t the only Penn alum with a connection to Russia. In September, 1986 College graduate Jon Huntsman, Jr. was appointed as the next Ambassador to Russia. 

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Deputy Attorney General and 1986 Wharton graduate Rod Rosenstein appointed Robert Mueller to lead the Russia investigation. Rosenstein told the DP...

    Biden on Trump's stance on Russia: "Even if the president refuses to act, we can
    Former Vice President and Penn professor Joe Biden published an essay criticizing the Trump administration for its inaction against Russian interference in American politics, calling on Congress and American citizens to "protect Western democracy." Senior Director of the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement Michael Carpenter co-wrote the essay with Biden, which was published in Council on Foreign Relations magazine Foreign Affairs.
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Member Perspective: Ava Willis-Barksdale

Girard College • 2101 South College Avenue • Philadelphia, PA 19130

    The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia | News
    Guest Commentator: Ava Willis-Barksdale, Interim President, Girard College @GirardCollege Why should businesses invest and support neighborhood schools through time and talent? Schools represent the future of any neighborhood - as places where current residents entrust their children. Those children become future consumers and, hopefully, leaders, who may contribute to the vitality of those neighborhoods or others for years to come.
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Philly puts aside $3.4M more for Sharswood properties

Before PHA took ownership of 1324 N. 22nd, the property had been owned by the same person since 1925 — William Lipshutz, city records show. But the authority and redevelopment authority listed the owner as Louis and Zelma Lipschutz.

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Take for example, 2323 Harlan Street. The housing authority deposited $1,800 as just compensation for the 480-square foot vacant lot — for comparison the city assessed it at $2,300. But city tax records show that the previous property owner owes the city $5,905 in delinquent taxes and fees.

All three people had a second listed address of 315 N. 2nd Street, where the redevelopment authority sent its condemnation notice. That address, however, does not exist in...

    Philly puts aside $3.4M more for Sharswood properties
    The Philadelphia Housing Authority set aside the last batch of millions owed to property owners whose homes, businesses and vacant lots were taken through the 2015 Sharswood eminent domain plan. On Friday, the authority deposited $3.4 million into a court-held account for 439 condemned properties that have yet to settle up with the authority.
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Joe Biden became a Penn professor in February this year. Here's what he has done.

...year after partnering with Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center following the death of his son, 1991 College graduate Beau Biden...

    Joe Biden became a Penn professor in February this year. Here's what he has done.
    After wrapping up his term under President Barack Obama in January, Biden accepted the title of Benjamin Franklin Presidential Practice Professor and a position leading the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement, based in Washington D.C.
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