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Legendary CBS News Journalist Ed Bradley Honored In West Philadelphia Mural Dedication

The mural is located at Belmont and Wyalusing Avenue, in the heart of the West Philadelphia neighborhood where Bradley was raised.

    Legendary CBS News Journalist Ed Bradley Honored In West Philadelphia Mural Dedication
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Legendary CBS News journalist Ed Bradley was honored with a mural dedication in West Philadelphia on Saturday. Among the attendees were Mayor Jim Kenney, Steve Kroft of "60 Minutes," and our own Ukee Washington. The mural is located at Belmont and Wyalusing Avenue, in the heart of the West Philadelphia neighborhood where Bradley was raised.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

42 hours ago

Mayor Kenney schedule June 16, 2018

Where: 949 Belmont Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Where: Concilio Ballroom, 141 East Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: 6306 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.

    Mayor Kenney's Public Schedule for the Weekend
    Saturday, June 16 11:30AM Mayor Kenney to Attend Latina Lifestyle Fair The Mayor will attend this event dedicated to creating health awareness and empowering Latinas in Philadelphia. Where: Concilio Ballroom, 141 East Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA.12:30PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Philadelphia Juneteenth Festival The Mayor will deliver remarks at this annual event in celebration of the end of slavery.
    https://mailchi.mp

4 days ago

Join PEC Neighborhood Advisory Committee, Mur...

Join PEC Neighborhood Advisory Committee, Mural Arts Philadelphia, and our community to honor West Philly's own Ed Bradley with a mural dedication and an afternoon of celebration June 16 from 12-2pm at 949 Belmont Avenue. Learn about his life and work here http://ow.ly/IGGn30k9nBl

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Join PEC Neighborhood Advisory Committee, Mural Arts Philadelphia, and our community to honor West Philly's own Ed Bradley with a mural dedication and an afternoon of celebration June 16 from 12-2pm...
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Jun 08

Officials: Man Dead After Motorcycle Crashes Into Tree In West Philadelphia

The crash happened in the 4600 Girard Avenue around 7:45 p.m.

    Officials: Man Dead After Motorcycle Crashes Into Tree In West Philadelphia
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A 41-year-old man died following a motorcycle accident in West Philadelphia on Thursday night. The crash happened in the 4600 Girard Avenue around 7:45 p.m. Officials say the man was riding a black Hyundai CVR 600 motorcycle with a group of riders when he lost control and crashed into a tree, after hitting another biker while changing lanes.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jun 08

Two killed in separate motorcycle accidents in the city

It happened around 7:45 p.m. at 46th Street and Girard Avenue.

    2 killed in separate motorcycle accidents in the city
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Officials said a man has died after crashing his motorcycle into another rider and losing control of the bike he was driving. It happened around 7:45 p.m. at 46th Street and Girard Avenue.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 05

Jun 05

  • Blankenburg Rudolph School reviewed by a teacher

    Horrible. Teachers are leaving in droves. It is almost impossible to establish a positive climate suitable for learning when a majority of the teachers are new each year.

    Blankenburg Rudolph School (4600 West Girard Ave) Published on GreatSchools June 4, 2018 Comment

Jun 03

West Philly is getting a Will Smith mural

The work by Richard Wilson is on a wall at 4545 Girard Ave., across from the Global Leadership Academy Charter School.

    West Philly is getting a Will Smith mural
    The work by Richard Wilson is on a wall at 4545 Girard Ave., across from the Global Leadership Academy Charter School.
    https://billypenn.com

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Jun 01

Will Smith is finally getting his own mural in West Philadelphia

London-based artist Richard Wilson is currently hard at work on a 60-foot mural of Smith in a project at 4545 Girard Ave. in the actor’s old stomping grounds of West Philadelphia. The mural is located on the side of Gevurtz Furniture.

    Will Smith is finally getting his own mural in West Philadelphia
    It's been about a year since Kevin Hart got his own mural here in Philly, but now, another Philly mega-celebrity - Will Smith - is finally getting his due. London-based artist Richard Wilson is currently hard at work on a 60-foot mural of Smith in a project at 4545 Girard Ave.
    http://www.philly.com

May 29

SNEAK PEEK: London artist Richard Wilson is c...

SNEAK PEEK: London artist Richard Wilson is currently in Philadelphia creating a mural honoring Will Smith! Check it out at 4545 Girard Avenue. (Photo: Steve Weinik)

    Mural Arts Philadelphia
    SNEAK PEEK: London artist Richard Wilson is currently in Philadelphia creating a mural honoring Will Smith! Check it out at 4545 Girard Avenue. (Photo: Steve Weinik)
    https://www.facebook.com

May 27

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May 23

Join PEC Neighborhood Advisory Committee, Mur...

Join PEC Neighborhood Advisory Committee, Mural Arts Philadelphia, and our community to honor West Philly's own Ed Bradley with a mural dedication and an afternoon of celebration June 16 from 12-2pm at 949 Belmont Avenue. Learn about his life and work here http://ow.ly/IGGn30k9nBl

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Join PEC Neighborhood Advisory Committee, Mural Arts Philadelphia, and our community to honor West Philly's own Ed Bradley with a mural dedication and an afternoon of celebration June 16 from 12-2pm...
    https://www.facebook.com

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May 17

Mural unveiling (and food and music) Saturday for esteemed journalist, West Philly native Ed Bradley

The Ed Bradley mural at 949 Belmont Ave. (Photo by Steve Weinik for Mural Arts Philadelphia).

    Mural unveiling (and food and music) Saturday for esteemed journalist, West Philly native Ed Bradley
    Mural Arts Philadelphia will unveil a new piece honoring journalist and West Philly native Ed Bradley on Saturday, May 19 at noon at the intersection of Belmont and Wyalusing Streets (949 Belmont St.). Bradley was best known as a reporter for some 26 years on 60 Minutes.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

May 16

Philadelphia Learning Academy give a preview of the latest Mural Arts project

It is proudly displayed at the corner of Belmont and Wyalusing Avenue, in the neighborhood where Bradley grew up.

    Philadelphia Learning Academy give a preview of the latest Mural Arts project
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Students at the Philadelphia Learning Academy gave us a preview of the latest project by Mural Arts Philadelphia Wednesday. The new painting honors West Philadelphia native, Ed Bradley, an award-winning journalist who broke down racial barriers over his decades-long career.
    http://6abc.com

May 16

New mural in West Philadelphia honors the legacy of '60 Minutes' correspondent and journalist Ed Bradley

Completed on April 1, the yearlong project decorates the outside of a building at 949 Belmont Ave. in West Philadelphia, the neighborhood where Bradley grew up.

    New mural in West Philadelphia honors the legacy of '60 Minutes' correspondent and journalist Ed Bradley
    Bringing more than 500 stories to life over the course of his 25-year career, 60 Minutes correspondent and respected journalist Ed Bradley is driving one more item into the news, this time serving as the subject of the story.
    http://www.philly.com

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