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    SEPTA to begin phasing out token sales beginning this Monday
    SEPTA is reminding its customers who still use tokens that token sales at cashiers' booths and vending machines at Market-Frankford and Broad Street Line stations will be phased out starting Monday, Jan. 22. The phase-out of sales at cashiers' booths will continue through the first week of February.
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    Philly receives $33M to help the homeless
    The federal government just awarded a record $2 billion to homeless assistance programs across the country, and Philly received $33 million of it that will go toward nearly 100 local programs, some old and some new. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development provided funding for all of the 99 homeless assistance programs that the city requested for HUD to renew.
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    Overview - Office of Undergraduate Research
    The High School Scholars Program is a highly selective program that allows high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to register for college courses - on a space-available basis - at Drexel University's University City Campus while completing high school.
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57 min ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared The Southwest Glo...

    A Healthy Grays Ferry Corridor - ULI Philadelphia
    On December 15th ULI Philadelphia hosted the culminating presentation of the Grays Ferry Healthy Corridor Study at the Pennovation Center. The project brought together a panel of national experts, who, after completing an intensive three-day research and stakeholder interview process, presented their recommendations for including health within future planning processes for the Grays Ferry corridor (from Washington Avenue to Woodland Avenue and including the Grays Ferry Bridge).
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57 min ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared The Academy of Na...

    Everything you need to know about the 2018 Women's March on Philadelphia
    Last year's Women's March on Philadelphia brought some 50,000 people to the Parkway who marched to the Philadelphia Museum of Art with 2.9 million marchers all around the world. This year's march returns this weekend with the same route and is expected to draw similar crowds to the city's streets.
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2 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared a post.

    Charrisa Williams-Coulibaly
    Do you buy and/or sell items on the internet? You can use the lobby of ANY Police District in the city in order to complete your exchange. 24/7/365. Learn more here: https://t.co/IzDeAt4wHM...
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    Historic Architecture in West Philadelphia: 1789-1930s
    North side of Baltimore Avenue, west of 47th Street. Depicting twin houses built in the 1890s, now part of University City. University of Pennsylvania Archives (circa 1907).
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2 hours ago

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Check out this great Facebook page!

    ChickTech Philadelphia is bringing free tech education to local girls - Generocity Philly
    Most people who know ChickTech Philadelphia , the local chapter of a national nonprofit, know us as a networking group for professional women in tech. What many people don't know is that for the past few months we have been hard at work preparing for the launch of our first ChickTech: High School program cohort, a program that is run in over 18 chapters across the country.
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3 hours ago

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    Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
    Do you travel on Cobbs Creek Parkway in Lower Southwest Philadelphia? If so, please take this survey! Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission is looking to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety...
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3 hours ago

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    Police: No, there won't be checkpoints, stop-and-frisk at Philly Women's March
    On Wednesday, Facebook messages circulated accusing the Women's March on Philadelphia organizers of collaborating with the police to implement excessive security checkpoints, random searches, and even stop-and-frisks at Saturday's planned protest. Online backlash was swift.
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3 hours ago

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    Citizens for a No-Kill Philadelphia
    In an effort to keep cats and dogs in their loving homes, the Community Pet Pantry helps to serve low-income individuals and families in Philadelphia by providing supplemental FREE pet food and...
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5 hours ago

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    Log into Facebook | Facebook
    Log into Facebook to start sharing and connecting with your friends, family, and people you know.
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6 hours ago

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    Project M.E.O.W (Make Every One Wanted)
    Courtesy Post: Holly is in need of a new forever home because her owner is going into a nursing home. Please Share.
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6 hours ago

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    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    New Business on Lancaster Ave! West Pets Philadelphia is an independently owned pet supply store with a self serve dog wash located at 4015 Lancaster Ave! They have supplies for small animals and...
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6 hours ago

"Relief may be on the way for Philly homeowne...

"Relief may be on the way for Philly homeowners who need to make repairs on their homes but can’t afford to do so. This summer the city and the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority are planning to launch a new home repair program for low-, moderate-, and middle-income homeowners that could offer as much as $25,000."

    What to know about Philly's new home repair loan program
    Relief may be on the way for Philly homeowners who need to make repairs on their homes but can't afford to do so. This summer the city and the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority are planning to launch a new home repair program for low-, moderate-, and middle-income homeowners that could offer as much as $25,000.
    https://philly.curbed.com

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    FunTimes Magazine
    Tempest Carter is passionate about eradicating poverty and improving the quality of life for communities through education, community building, youth empowerment, economic development and art....
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12 hours ago

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    11Alive
    She was one of the first African-Americans to vote in her state in the 20th century, and was a leader in civil rights and a teacher. Mrs. Donella Wilson died today surrounded by family. She was 108...
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12 hours ago

Oprah Winfrey: our next president?

When it was announced that television personality, businesswoman and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey would be the recipient of the 2018 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 75th Annual Golden Globes, no one could have possibly guessed the repercussions.

    Oprah Winfrey: our next president? - The Triangle
    When it was announced that television personality, businesswoman and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey would be the recipient of the 2018 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 75th Annual Golden Globes, no one could have possibly guessed the repercussions.
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14 hours ago

Oprah Winfrey: not my President

When it was announced that television personality, businesswoman and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey would be the recipient of the 2018 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 75th Annual Golden Globes, no one could have possibly guessed the repercussions.

    Oprah Winfrey: not my President - The Triangle
    When it was announced that television personality, businesswoman and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey would be the recipient of the 2018 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 75th Annual Golden Globes, no one could have possibly guessed the repercussions.
    https://thetriangle.org

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    REPLACE CURB TRAP,FAI AND MAIN DRAIN PA2018122465(SFD)"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

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    1 Step Away
    Anthony Bourdain was a 44 year old cook who was slinging french fries and having little hope to ever get out of debt, or even pay his taxes. Want us to update you when we release new videos? Click:...
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22 hours ago

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    Wes Montgomery's 1965 Paris concert is finally on record
    Looking for someone to direct your thank yous to in the new year? If you're a jazz fan, pick Resonance Records. Over the last several years, the label's executive vice president Zev Feldman dedicated himself to unearthing historically important, often never-before-heard recordings from the Indianapolis guitar maestro Wes Montgomery.
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22 hours ago

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    BlackDoctor.org
    HAPPY BIRTHDAY Sade! In honor of her 59th birthday, we honor singer Sade with one of her many hits. Who is Sade? See here ---> http://bit.ly/Who-Is-Sade
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22 hours ago

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    Doni Glover
    Black Inventors #weloveblackhistory
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    Coat Drive
    Coat Drive- January 20th, 2018 from 12pm-4pm
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22 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared The...

    A Harlem Photographer Captures the Distinctive Style of Senegal
    The thirty-year-old photographer Joshua Woods grew up in Harlem's Le Petit Sénégal, a small enclave along West 116th Street, where, as a child, he heard fly, gold-chain-rocking, elder male émigrés speak gloriously of easy black living and independence in Senegalese cities like Dakar or Pikine.
    https://www.newyorker.com

22 hours ago

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    Love, Study, Struggle Sessions // Black Radical Futures Month
    REGISTER: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/black-radical-futures-month-2018-w-the-paul-robeson-house-museum-tickets-42031236560 MORE INFO ON BLACK RADICAL...
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23 hours ago

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    Black Theatre: The Making of a Movement
    Black Theatre: The Making of a Movement directed by Woodie King Jr. is a documentary that highlights the accomplishments of black men and women in...
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23 hours ago

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    Who is Sister Rosetta Tharpe? The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee is buried in Philly
    In West Oak Lane's Northwood Cemetery, there now lies a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Sister Rosetta Tharpe was among the artists announced Wednesday as the newest Hall of Famers. Others included Nina Simone, New Jersey's Bon Jovi (a repeat nominee), and New Wave outfit the Cars.
    http://www.philly.com

25 hours ago

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    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Join us in our computer lab for free, quality computer classes meant for YOU! Share this info for a friend!
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25 hours ago

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    WINS (Women in Natural Sciences)
    Women In Natural Sciences (WINS) is a free after-school and summer science enrichment program at the Academy of Natural Sciences. Since its founding in 1982, WINS has introduced hundreds of high school girls to future careers in science and other professions by providing hands-on science workshops, career and college exploration, and positive youth development.
    http://www.ansp.org

25 hours ago

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    ACLU
    ACLU, New York, New York. 2,260,449 likes · 143,845 talking about this. The ACLU works tirelessly in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the Constitution's promise of liberty...
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25 hours ago

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    PennDOT Summer Maintenance Program
    The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is seeking hardworking individuals for employment from as early as April through October in their Summer Maintenance Program! If you enjoy working in an active, fast-paced environment with the potential for promotion into a permanent position, check out the various opportunities in the Summer Maintenance Program and apply today!
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25 hours ago

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    Becoming U.S. - Living in a City of Immigrants
    Ask anyone living in Philadelphia where they live and you're apt to get a unique response. Places like Fishtown, Strawberry Mansion, and Bella Vista are just a few of dozens of small neighborhoods that make up the larger city.
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25 hours ago

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    Acel Moore Workshop | Philadelphia Inquirer
    Acel Moore, who died Feb. 12, 2016, at age 75, was an old-school journalist who cultivated sources from the grassroots level to the upper echelons of Philadelphia society. Acel couldn't enter a room without being greeted by enthusiastic well-wishers, including many who over the years had found themselves roasting from the heat of one of his columns.
    http://www.philly.com

25 hours ago

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    Christian Stronghold Baptist Church
    Do you need help with your Resume? Our Job & Career Management Ministry is helping you on Saturday, February 24, 2018. 8 Topics "What To Do Series?" This is another one of the topics. #cscJCMM...
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25 hours ago

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    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Take that next step in your career! Join us for Professional Development Training! Call Zach at 267-777-5854 to learn more.
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25 hours ago

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    Live Más Scholarship
    That's right! The Live Más Scholarship is not based on your grades or how well you play sports. No essays, no test scores, no right or wrong answers. We're looking for the next generation of innovators, creators and dreamers. In 2018, the Taco Bell Foundation will be awarding $3 million in Live Más Scholarships.
    https://www.tacobellfoundation.org

25 hours ago

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    Diversified Community Services
    Diversified Community Services, Philadelphia, PA. 1.1K likes. *DONORS ARE LISTED AFTER OVERVIEW* Diversified Community Services (DCS) was officially incorporated in 1968 through the merger of...
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25 hours ago

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    POP CORE 3- Plants, Fungi, and What to Do With Them
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25 hours ago

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    Volunteer Day at Greensgrow West
    Registration required. Join the team at Greensgrow West as we prepare for Opening Day. We need your help with seasonal clean up, set up and maintenance...
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25 hours ago

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    Coat Drive
    Coat Drive- January 20th, 2018 from 12pm-4pm
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25 hours ago

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    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    Mason 1st Class Position: Closing Date:2/15/18 http://autohire.careershop.com/septajobs/JobSearch/JobCenterViewCndt.asp?JobAd_Id=963763 ■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■ SEPTA is recruiting for a Mason 1st...
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26 hours ago

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    7th Grade Membership Initiative - Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA
    GROWING STRONGER TOGETHER In 2014 over 5,000 7th Graders received a one year free membership! All kids have enormous potential.
    https://philaymca.org

26 hours ago

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    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    PHILADELPHIA - SECOND CHANCE EMPLOYER Interested in retail? Enjoy going to the supermarket? Check out these openings at ShopRite for evening and overnight shifts. Apply online via...
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