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Joseph G. Procacci, South Philly tomato king, dies at 90

His bid was backed by the investor Walter P. Lomax Jr., a physician and private-equity executive. Mr. Procacci proposed the $367 million Casino Revolution for Front Street and Pattison Avenue, near Procacci Brothers’ headquarters.

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Memorial donations may be made to the Abramson Cancer Center, Bladder Cancer Biomarker Discovery Fund, in care of Andrew Bellet, Penn Medicine Development and Alumni Relations, 3535 Market St. Suite 750, Philadelphia, Pa., 19104.

    Joseph G. Procacci, South Philly tomato king, dies at 90
    Mr. Procacci was co-founder, with his brother Michael, and longtime chief executive of Procacci Brothers Sales Corp., a wholesaler supplier based on Front Street in South Philadelphia. The company, which owns farms in New Jersey and Florida and operates overseas, says it produces 10 percent of the country's tomatoes.
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Philadelphia Leaf Recycling Program begins th...

Philadelphia Leaf Recycling Program begins this week. Saturdays from now till December 16 (except Nov. 11 and Nov. 25) leaves in paper biodegradable bags will be picked up at 15th and Bigler Streets and 20th and Hartranft Streets from 9 am to 3 pm. No tree branches or brush; just leaves. Bags can be purchased at home improvement stores, such as Home Depot and Lowes.

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Nov 05

A very special thank you to all individuals a...

A very special thank you to all individuals and groups who made our Fall Love Your Park a special and successful event!

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Nov 05

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Reminder: tonight 7 to 10 pm east side Marconi Plaza

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    When the sun goes down, we'll be shining a light on Monument Lab projects at Marconi Plaza. Led by Ricardo Rivera, experiential art shop Klip...
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