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Council President Darrell Clarke’s statement on Walmart decision to end sales of handgun ammunition

September 6, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Darrell Clarke (Photo: phlcouncil.com) Council President Darrell L. Clarke (D – Dist. 5) issued the following statement on the announcement that Walmart will stop selling handgun ammunition in all its stores nationally.  “I commend Walmart for its decision to stop selling handgun ammunition as well as short-barrel rifle ammunition that can be used…

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3D Arts Training & Career Development for Delaware County youth

September 6, 2019

Do you have an interest in learning 3D Modeling for Beginners, Environment Building, Game Engine Integration, and/or Character Animation?  Would you like to learn what it takes to make our immersive 3D environments for our live shows in our projection dome at Theatre 7000?  Have a need to build and/or strengthen financial literacy skills to…

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Hey! Honey!

September 6, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Philly Beekeepers Guild members are happy to answer questions and teach. This weekend, learn all you could possibly want to know about honeybees and their importance to our existence while participating in family-friendly activities and touring historic sites at the 10th annual Philadelphia Honey Festival, Sept. 6-8. By Denise Clay When many of…

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Martha’s Vineyard couple feature new and upcoming authors and introduce literacy project during their brunch

September 6, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Authors Judith McDaniel, J’Keera Stephens, Lawrence and Laraine Washington. By Andrea Lawful Sanders Judith Dumorney McDaniel and her husband John hosted what they plan to be a yearly brunch for the Philadeldelphia folks who visit Martha’s Vineyard for the Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival. John set the tone, and along with his…

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Philly food feature: Ain’t No Crab Like a “She Crab”

September 5, 2019

By Monica Peters “Ain’t no crab like a She Crab.” Over 8,000 Philadelphians know this, waiting for their Instagram notification announcing the daily pop-up to purchase their fix of the famous She Crab. Who is She Crab? Meet Terry Jones, the undisputed Philadelphia crab connoisseur queen. Fun fact: Terry loved crabs so much as a…

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Comedian Kevin Hart injured in Southern California car crash

September 1, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor-comedian Kevin Hart has been injured in the crash of a vintage muscle car in the hills above Malibu. A California Highway Patrol collision report says the 40-year-old Hart was a passenger in a 1970 Plymouth Barracuda that went off Mulholland Highway and rolled down an embankment around 12:45 a.m. Sunday….

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PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed for Labor Day Holiday

August 30, 2019

HARRISBURG, PA –The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, August 31, through Monday, September 2, in observance of the Labor Day holiday.  Customers may still obtain a variety of driver and vehicle products and services, including all forms,…

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The graduating class of the Bright Solar Futures training program is honored

August 30, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: The graduating class of the Bright Solar Futures training program are honored. City selects Frankford High School to host nation’s first high school solar program and honors recent solar graduates School District of Philadelphia Superintendent Dr. William Hite and PECO Vice President and General Counsel Tony Gay joined the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA)…

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McDonald’s offering harassment training to all US workers

August 28, 2019

McDonald’s is introducing a new training program for its U.S. employees after dozens of workers complained about sexual harassment. The Chicago-based company said Wednesday that its franchisees have committed to provide the training — a combination of online work and in-person discussions — to 850,000 employees. Beginning in October, it will educate workers about harassment…

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