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1480 WDAS AM returns to the air as “The Soul of Philadelphia”

November 28, 2011

1480 WDAS AM “The Soul of Philadelphia” returns to the airwaves with the best R&B oldies from the late ’50’s, ’60’s and early ’70’s. Nov. 23, marked the rebirth of 1480 WDAS AM when it began the transition by switching to all Christmas music offering a selection of holiday hits by your favorite R&B artists.

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“A Mini-Lifestyle Empire”

November 28, 2011

What occurs when purpose meets passion? If you asked KeVen D. Parker that question, his answer would be KDP Lifestyle and Luxury Suites. Parker, best known as the proprietor of Ms. Tootsie’s Soul Food Café on South Street, will soon expand his KeVen Parker Company empire to include KDP Lifestyle…

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City of Philadelphia to collect delinquent taxes from pensioners

November 28, 2011

The City of Philadelphia began a new measure to collect delinquent taxes from City pension benefit recipients. Currently, the City of Philadelphia has 33,000 pensioners and beneficiaries receiving pension benefits. Of that, approximately 2,500 owe $12.9 million to the City in delinquent taxes.

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Week In Review

SEPTA rear/center door boarding – effective April 1

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How to help kids sort fact from fiction about the Coronavirus

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Lizzo treated a number of hospital staffs, when they were being overwhelmed with COVID-19 patients, to lunch

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ABOVE PHOTO: Lizzo (Photo: Lev Radin / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, at a time...

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