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“A Tribute to Samuel Staten, Sr.” raises over $200K for charity

August 1, 2010

Governor Ed Rendell, Mayor Michael Nutter, Congressman Joe Sestak, former Mayor John Street , Rep. Louise Williams Bishop, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dan Onorato and many other political, labor and civic leaders attended a retirement dinner for long time labor leader Samuel Staten, Sr. at…

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Guest Commentary: Sandbox Logic

July 26, 2010

I thought about my hometown sandbox this week as I saw the saga of former Department of Agriculture official Shirley Sherrod unfold. She found herself in the sandbox I play in: the media sandbox. Unfortunately, two of the kids in that sandbox, Andrew Breitbart and Fox News…

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Health

US health officials estimate 20M Americans have had virus

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ABOVE PHOTO: Cars are lined up at a United Memorial Medical Center COVID-19 testing site Wednesday, June...

Go With The-Flo

Mary J. Blige and Fantinel Winery announce the launch of Sun Goddess Wines

July 3, 2020

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Sun Report

Black candidates push race debate into GOP-held districts

July 3, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Jeannine Lee Lake, Democratic candidate for Indiana’s 6th congressional district, speaks to the crowd gathered...

Commentary

The Cultural Coach: How come Black people get to have their own groups?

July 3, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: (Photo by Bill Z. Foster) Dear Cultural Coach: My comments may sound racist on the...

Seniors

Worried you may have COVID-19? Here’s what you can do

July 3, 2020

BPT Whether you’ve had exposure to someone who tested positive for COVID-19, have symptoms you’re worried about,...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of July 5

July 3, 2020

All Signs: Does it feel like things are stalled in the water? Well, it so happens that...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff