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City of Philadelphia announces mobile app to access L&I property data

December 10, 2012

Philadelphia has announced the Department of Licenses and Inspections (L&I) mobile app, a new civic engagement tool that is part of the existing Philly311 app. Now residents can both report issues and access L&I property records such as permits, licenses, violations, and appeals on their smartphones.

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2012 Marian Anderson Award honors James Earl Jones

November 25, 2012

Listening to James Earl Jones’ voice—recognized around the world—one would never guess that he spent his childhood as a virtual mute due to a severe stuttering problem. With the help of an extraordinary high school teacher, Jones overcame his stutter and transformed his weakness into his greatest strength.

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PHA announces three management team appointments

November 25, 2012

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) has chosen three highly experienced managers to fill positions critical to the agency’s success. PHA’s Interim Executive Director Kelvin Jeremiah and Commissioner Estelle Richman announced the appointments, saying that the new appointees will…

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Sports

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Know the facts about pulmonary fibrosis

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BPT Pulmonary fibrosis (PF) is a progressive and debilitating disease that leads to scarring of the lungs,...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of September 27

September 25, 2020

All Signs: It’s been tough with Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn at odds with Mars. This week...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff