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Rocking the Vote

August 3, 2012

ABOVE PHOTO: Sen. Williams speaks at podium at Tuesday’s rally in Harrisburg. (Photo: Denise Clay)   Commonwealth Court began hearing arguments for and against Pennsylvania’s Voter ID law on Wednesday. But on Tuesday, buses filled with citizens came to make their voices heard in Harrisburg and had a front row seat for a possible Constitutional crisis…

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The NAACP hosts Unity Music Fest for Voter Registration Drive

July 31, 2012

On August 25th, 2012 the Philadelphia Chapter of the NAACP will host The “NAACP This Is My Vote Unity Music Fest” at the Philadelphia Museum of Art from 6 PM-11 PM. This event will be the first of its kind, bringing several genres of music together in one venue for the ultimate night of entertainment. 

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2012 Liberty Medal ceremony tickets available Aug. 14

July 31, 2012

Tickets to the 2012 Liberty Medal ceremony, honoring Muhammad Ali, will be available to the public on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, August 14, 2012. Tickets are free (processing fees apply) and can be ordered from Ticketmaster at 866.492.6326.

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Solomon Charter School announces September opening

July 22, 2012

Solomon Charter School, a new Pennsylvania Department of Education-approved public charter school that will offer a blend of classroom and cyber learning experiences, today announced that it is opening this September in Philadelphia and accepting applications for enrollment for students entering grades 6–12.

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ABOVE PHOTO: Cuba Gooding Jr. (Photo: Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Oprah Winfrey has set...

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