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Teargas used on Philadelphia crowds

June 1, 2020

Photo: Picture of police Sunday afternoon in Philadelphia at a May 30 peaceful protest/Andrea Lawful Sanders PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials in Philadelphia closed off much of the center of the city Sunday after peaceful protests over George Floyd’s death turned into a night of destruction with store windows smashed near City Hall, merchandise taken from…

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Proud moments

May 29, 2020

By Veronica Norris (“Ms. V”) Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was so disheartening for graduates to learn that their graduation ceremonies would be cancelled or would be virtual.  The gratification of physically being a part of their ceremony to thank families, friends and supporters who got them to their milestones in life, for some,…

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