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Pennsylvania primary features a couple high-profile matchups

May 13, 2019

By Marc Levy HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s primary election will decide nominees or officeholders for several high-profile offices, including mayor of the nation’s sixth largest city and one of the state’s 18 members of the U.S. House. Pennsylvania’s primary election is May 21. It features primary elections for Philadelphia mayor and two statewide appellate…

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March of Dimes: March For Babies at Temple Ambler

May 10, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: AAA brothers with the Guide Right Program Kids By Alan R. Parker, Jr., president,  Abington-Ambler Alumni Chapter, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated The Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Abington-Ambler Alumni Chapter participated in the March For Babies to help all moms and families experience the joy of a healthy baby. With nearly 4 million…

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MuthaKnows: ‘This is what Black excellence looks like’

May 10, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Radio personality MuthaKnows aka Kevin Ceasar of Power 99 AM’s “Rise and Grind Morning Show” is now a proud CCP grad!  (Photo: Elizabeth H. Field) While a student at Community College of Philadelphia, Kevin Ceasar was the class funny man, described by various classmates as pleasant and willing to help out with tutoring…

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Detoured but not denied

May 10, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Amber speaks to graduates at CCP’s 53rd Commencement. (Photo: Elizabeth H. Field  and Myesha Canier) By Andrea Lawful Sanders Community College of Philadelphia recently had a class speaker you all should know about – her name is Amber Young. A quiet and well-thought out young lady of 21 years old, Young became —…

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A “Marvel”- ous Exhibit

May 10, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes (Jonathan Pulley/Museum of Pop Culture) On the occasion of the entertainment juggernaut’s 80th anniversary, the new exhibit, ‘Marvel: Universe Of Super Heroes’ gives fans of superheroes the chance to see them up close. By Denise Clay Over the last 10 years, the films of the Marvel Cinematic Universe,…

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Go With The-Flo

Michael ‘Prince’ Jackson graduated with honors from Loyola Marymount University

May 17, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Prince Jackson  (Photo: Kathy Hutchins / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony On May 10, it was...

Seniors

Savvy Senior: Adaptive gardening: Tips and tools for older gardeners

May 17, 2019

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend some good tools and tips for senior gardeners? My 77-year-old mother...

Color Of Money

Former Mayor John Street files lawsuit to stop Mayor Kenney’s real estate assessment increases

May 17, 2019

Calls residential real estate assessments ‘taxation without representation’ Former Mayor John F. Street recently announced the filing...

Sports

What’s Next? Now that a lucky bounce has sent the Philadelphia 76ers home for the summer, the real work is about to begin

May 17, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, center, reacts with teammates after making the game-winning shot as...

Oasis

Mother Bethel AME Mass Choir presents spring concert “Musical Moments”

May 17, 2019

All are welcome to share in what promises to be a spirit-filled, harmonic journey.   The Mother Bethel...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of May 19

May 17, 2019

All Signs: The Sun goes through all 12 signs in a year, which means it is in...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff