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Philly local and NFL star Raheem Brock holds birthday charity weekend

June 17, 2012

Raheem Brock, Philadelphia native and NFL superstar celebrated his birthday last weekend. But this was not just another celebrity birthday celebration. For the past six years, Raheem has celebrated his birthday with his annual Charity Weekend, which benefits his nonprofit organization The Raheem Brock Foundation.

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Local dancehall artist TEFF proves “We Great!”

June 10, 2012

Artists often pursue their careers for years, sometimes decades, before landing a recording or distribution contract, if ever. So it comes as a bit of a surprise (to some) that Philadelphia native TEFF has watched his career take off in such a short time.

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Parker critical of legalized loansharking legislation

June 10, 2012

State Rep. Cherelle L. Parker, D-Phila., said the House vote on H.B. 2191 brings Pennsylvania that much closer to legalizing loansharking. “As I have said previously, House Bill 2191 opens the flood gates to predatory lenders, rather than keep them out as is claimed by the proposal’s sponsors,” Parker said.

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