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President’s House site nears completion, preps for opening

October 17, 2010

A decade of passionate debate, national attention and unprecedented collaboration nears a close with the announcement that the exhibit interpretation of the site has entered the production phase. The opening event for President’s House: Freedom and Slavery in Making a New Nation is scheduled for December 6.

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The days of wine and grocers

October 17, 2010

In these days of manic health consciousness, candy and snack vending machines are considered inherently evil. Vending machines dispensing soda and other sugary drinks are even worse. Given that climate, you might think a wine vending machine would be rejected on its face.

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Joe opens fifth campaign office in Philadelphia

October 17, 2010

Democratic US Senate hopeful Joe Sestak announced the opening of his fifth campaign office in the City of Philadelphia to ensure the campaign is geared up for a big day on Nov. 2. The new office in North Philadelphia is located at 2221 N. Broad St.

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Onorato gains momentum

October 11, 2010

Below is the media coverage of recent polls in the Pennsylvania Governor’s race showing Dan Onorato gaining clear momentum in the dosing five-weeks of the campaign. As Pennsylvanians begin to tune into the race, voters are rejecting Tom Corbett’s hypocritical record of increased spending requests and more taxes.

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The Friendship Train

October 1, 2010

When John Johnson Jr. decided to run for president of Transit Workers Union Local 234 against Willie Brown, a dynamic incumbent best known for taking the union out on strike against SEPTA on Election Day last year, no one thought he had a shot.

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Recent News

Commentary

A Millennial Voice: When expression becomes sound — an interview with the artist known as PUNCHBAG

March 27, 2020

By Danae Reid Independent and underground artistry has been prevalent for years. With the help of the...

Food And Beverage

A Comfort Food Classic

March 27, 2020

CULINARY.NET ’Tis the season for comfort foods, and this recipe with crumbled bacon and cubed potatoes smothered...

Entertainment

Boomerang Season 2: A One On One with Leland B. Martin

March 28, 2020

By Kharisma McIlwaine New Jersey native, Leland B. Martin has been making waves in Hollywood on both...

Week In Review

Justices toss decision in media mogul’s discrimination case

March 27, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Byron Allen (Photo: Shutterstock) ASSOCIATED PRESS  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday threw...

Sun Report

Election limbo as coronavirus outbreak upends US primaries

March 27, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Early voters cast their ballots at the Frank P. Zeidler Municipal Building in Milwaukee, Wis....

Health

Fauci predicts 100,000 to 200,000 deaths in the U.S. from coronavirus

March 29, 2020

AP–As the White House looks for ways to restore normalcy in parts of the U.S., the government’s...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff