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    People's Emergency Center (PEC)
    New Business on Lancaster Avenue! The Silk Tent is a new international boutique located at 3860 Lancaster Ave, open Tues-Sat 11am-7pm. You can pick up awesome jewelry, textiles, home decor and other...
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    Blacks In Wax at Grounds For Sculpture
    Join Foundation Academies and Grounds For Sculpture for their Third Annual FACS Blacks in Wax Museum. Admission is free for Foundation Academy families...
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SEPTA Key

Tokens will be going away. On Monday, SEPTA will stop selling them at subway stations. Better get ready! http://planphilly.com/articles/2018/01/17/answers-for-all-your-septa-key-questions

    Answers for all your SEPTA Key questions
    On Monday, SEPTA will stop selling tokens at subway stations, taking a long-awaited leap forward in the neverending game of hopscotch that is the rollout of its new fare payment system, SEPTA Key. The end of station token sales represents a significant first step towards scrapping the fare coins entirely in 2019, a full five years after their original retirement date.
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    Catherine Young Broussard
    Harriet Powers (October 29, 1837 - January 1, 1910) was an African-American slave, folk artist, and quilt maker from rural Georgia. She used traditional appliqué techniques to record local legends,...
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Notes from RCO Meeting re 6415 Vine Street

Here are the notes from our last RCO session. We voted to support the zoning variance request for 6415 Vine Street.

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    West Philadelphia: Community Connectors 'close the gap'
    This is "West Philadelphia: Community Connectors 'close the gap'" by Philadelphia Neighborhoods1 on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and...
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Meet the Asian immigrants running some of Philly best French bakeries

Han’s first business was a grocery store at 54th and Race, which he left to open Paris Baguette. The European influence, he says, comes from his training in South Korea and his European coworkers in the hotel kitchen where he worked.

    Meet the Asian immigrants behind some of Philly's favorite French bakeries
    Maybe you did a double take when you saw that new storefront in Chinatown: Paris Baguette. But if you went inside, you'd realize that the shop, with its cashiers clad in Breton stripes and gray berets, is quite at home next to the Chinese grocers and hot-pot spots.
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    West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning
    West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 165 likes · 20 talking about this. AFEL creates an education support system for students and families primarily in West...
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Meet the Asian immigrants behind some of Philly's favorite French bakeries

Han’s first business was a grocery store at 54th and Race, which he left to open Paris Baguette. The European influence, he says, comes from his training in Korea and his European coworkers in the hotel kitchen where he worked.

    Meet the Asian immigrants behind some of Philly's favorite French bakeries
    Maybe you did a double take when you saw that new storefront in Chinatown: Paris Baguette. But if you went inside, you'd realize that the shop, with its cashiers clad in Breton stripes and gray berets, is actually quite at home next to the Chinese grocers and hot pot spots.
    http://www.philly.com

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Dozens spend MLK Day looking for a second chance at a clean record

MLK Day gave Sullivan the chance to get some guidance in how to do that. He went to the rec center at 5700 Haverford Ave. for a three-hour workshop, “Pathways to Pardons and Expungement,” hosted by State Rep. Morgan Cephas and Lt. Gov. Mike Stack.

    Dozens spend MLK Day looking for a second chance at a clean record
    While thousands of volunteers fanned out across the region Monday to spruce up forlorn places to mark Martin Luther King Day, about 100 people gathered at West Philadelphia's Shepard Recreation Center to learn how to clean up their own backyards - that is, their criminal records. Leon Sullivan was among them.
    http://www.philly.com

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