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A little known benefit for veterans and their spouses

December 5, 2010

The veterans of our country are entitled to health benefit programs from our federal government; however few take advantage of the Non-Service Connected “Improved Pension” benefit, commonly referred to as the Aid and Attendance benefit.

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Educating the next Millennium

November 21, 2010

In its 25 years of existence, the Philadelphia Education Fund has helped a lot of students become the kind of success stories that aren’t always heard when the city’s schools are discussed. And then, there’s the story of Xavier Brown of West Philadelphia.

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What do we do now?

November 21, 2010

The actor was Robert Redford, the movie was The Candidate, and the line was unforgettable. In the film’s final scene, Redford, playing a just-elected U.S. Senator, asks his campaign advisor plaintively, “What do we do now?”

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Teenshop celebrates 25 years serving girls with goals

November 21, 2010

Seventy beautiful young ladies from Philadelphia, PA and Los Angeles, CA in long white ball gowns, wearing white gloves and carrying a long-stemmed red rose, were presented to an audience of more than 500 guests during Teenshop’s Cotillion-style Gala.

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Fall home decor trends: Comforting hues, flexible design

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Entertainment

Emmy winners highlight push for social justice

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NAACP issues statement on the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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ABOVE PHOTO: NAACP president and CEO Derrick Johnson  (Photo/naacp.org) The NAACP family is devastated by the passing...

Sports

Deion Sanders set to become Jackson State’s football coach

September 25, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Deion Sanders  (Photo: DFree / Shutterstock) ASSOCIATED PRESS  JACKSON, Miss.— Hall of Fame cornerback Deion...

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Know the facts about pulmonary fibrosis

September 17, 2020

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