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Barge hits Ducks tourist boat in Philly; 2 missing

July 9, 2010

The barge hit the boat and overturned it Wednesday afternoon, sending at least 37 people into the water and later sinking. At the time of this printing, officials said they were still searching for a 16-year-old girl and a 20-year-old man.

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Washington: Budget plan is full of pain

July 9, 2010

Washington said she understands that revenues are scarce, resources limited, that there is little support for increased taxes and little appetite to grow budget lines, but said she also knows how deep and painful the budget cuts will be on vulnerable Pennsylvanians.

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The Global Leadership Academy Charter School: Building future leaders

July 9, 2010

On Friday, June 18, the Global Leadership Academy Charter School (GLA) celebrated the ground breaking of its new $11 million facility at 4601 Girard Avenue in West Philadelphia. The gala was attended by a bevy of Philly’s academicians and concerned citizens, including State Senator Anthony H. Williams.

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A big week for Woods between majors

July 5, 2010

Tiger Woods’ tee shot was headed for the front pin when it turned hard to the left and settled at the back left corner of the par-3 fifth green at Aronimink Golf Club. “That’ll work out well for one of these days,” caddie Steve Williams told him. “Just not this one.”

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