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Dated April 09, 2020

Date: October 17th, 2019 Mentally ill offenders possess a unique set of circumstances and needs. Too often, the cycle through the criminal justice system without appropriate care to address their mental health needs has become a draconian issue for the twenty-six correctional institution in Pennsylvania – prisons are no longer lockups for America’s worst offenders; […]

Philadelphia, PA. Thinking Constellationally is connecting the Dots between Systems of Inequity, and Between Ourselves and Our Neighbors. The show will highlight root causes of poverty and homelessness, what we need to do to overcome it, how poverty is connected to other systems of inequity, and how we can connect with our neighbors to build a […]

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8th, 2019 The Philadelphia School District has closed two schools indefinitely after renovations uncovered deadly asbestos. The closure of the schools, housed in the same building, comes just weeks after a longtime teacher in the city’s schools was diagnosed with mesothelioma, an incurable cancer most often caused by asbestos exposure. News of the closure and the […]

By Matt Miller | mmiller@pennlive.com Date Octuber 7th, 2019 A 75-year-old midstate doctor who insisted he was showing compassion, not criminal intent, when he prescribed thousands of pills of opioid painkillers to a patient as they sat in his van won’t be going to federal prison. https://www.pennlive.com/news/2019/10/midstate-doctor-75-avoids-federal-prison-time-in-opioid-prescription-case-involving-nearly-20000-pills.html  Instead, after an array of witnesses testified to his […]

Por Anna Almendrala, Octuber 3rd, 2019California Healthline Llevaba 12 años comprándole cremas faciales a la amiga de una amiga. La última vez fue Rejuveness, una versión de la crema antiarrugas de la compañía Pond’s que se fabrica y vende en México. Pero alguien en el estado mexicano de Jalisco mezcló la crema con un compuesto […]

Written by USALA Media Date: October 1st, 2019 Master percussionist Pablo Batista has performed, recorded and toured internationally for 30 years with some of the biggest stars in rhythm and blues, jazz, Latin, pop, and gospel. Philadelphia, Pa.  On September 27th, 2019, Pa Communications and USALA Media had the distinct honor of recognizing Master percussionist Pablo Batista for National […]

Contacts: JC Hatalski Historical Society of Pennsylvania 215.982.2406 jchatalski@hsp.org   Carmen Febo San Miguel Taller Puertorriqueño 215 426-3311 cfebo@tallerpr.org   Welcome, Neighbors / Bienvenidos vecinos Public invited to launch party for a new, community-curated online exhibit Philadelphia, PA— Join us for food, music, and conversation to celebrate the launch of a new bilingual website: Neighbors/Vecinos: […]

Written by Fernando Mendez, September 12th 2019 There are no grown ups in the Oval Office, and therefore the punk in charge is running amok. He wanted to meet with the Taliban, which John Bolton said was not a good idea. Trump wanted to meet the Iranian leader which John Bolton, a controversial hawk in […]

Written by Ciro Bianchi Ross, August 30th 2019. ciro@juventudrebelde.cu Era pobre la urbanización de la Habana en los comienzos del siglo XVII. Irradiando de la Plaza de Armas, partían dos calles bien alineadas, la de Oficios y la de Mercaderes y ambas iban a encontrarse en lo que se llamó Plaza Vieja, y en ese […]