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By Bill Chenevert

BenePhilly beating poverty

The Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO), in partnership with Benefits Data Traust and Solutions for Progress, have named six centers as locations to assist in accessing benefits to low-income Philadelphians with a program called BenePhilly.

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Posted Jul. 24, 2014 | Comments: 0

Around South Philly 7--24-2014

Hot Diggity, 630 South St., oversaw its third annual Dog Days of Summer Cook-off Saturday.

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Posted Jul. 24, 2014 | Comments: 1

Noir’s Slow Roasted Pork Shank with Pork Demi Potato Gnocchi

Being a resident chef on the avenue comes with the added bonus of drawing a lot of foot traffic.

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Posted Jul. 24, 2014 | Comments: 0

NEWS > NEWS BRIEFS

By Bill Gelman

Difference Maker nominations 2014

The fifth annual Difference Makers issue will be hitting doorsteps this fall. Just like the last four years, the South Philly Review is seeking nominations from its loyal readers.

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Posted Jul. 10, 2014 | Comments: 1

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  • Hoodlums’ harassment...
    By Joseph Myers

    Two males robbed a pair of women in Girard Estate last week....

  • Moving day for Chhaya...
    By Tom Conway

    Chhaya Café’s, 1823 E. Passyunk Ave., short but substantial move has now entered its final stages with its new location’s opening weekend set for...

  • Good Stuff Eatery...
    By Phyllis Stein-Novack

    About a year and a half ago, I decided to sample cheeseburgers served throughout the city to determine the five I found most satisfying. I prefer a good, juicy medium-rare...

  • Five tough heroines...
    By R. Kurt Osenlund

    With Scarlett Johansson’s actioner “Lucy” hitting theaters, here’s a look back on other flicks with tough women. ...

  • Debbie’s Red Beet Salad...

    Salads can be quite boring at times. Wedges of lettuce sit alone on the plate, hoping a friendly tomato or cucumber comes along to soak up a more flavorful display....

  • Old City offering...

    Enjoy some of Philadelphia’s best culinary dishes courtesy of Old City’s inaugural Restaurant Week....

  • Horoscopes...
    By Mystic Terry

    LEO (July 23 to Aug. 22): You want to branch out, as you have the energy to take on more challenges. Begin implementing the plans since any...

  • Neighborhood gatherings...

    Unity in the Community, with the help of PhillyRising, kicks off Peace Week with a Charity Softball Game 3-5 p.m. July 27 at Smith Playground, 2100 S. 24th St.; a South...

  • Has reality television...
    By Interviews: Gianna Gigliotti and Grace Maiorano/Photos: Corey Carter

    “It’s beautiful; it gets me excited, but maybe it has gone a little far.” Andy Sabage, Fourth and Durfor streets “I think it sounds...

  • Do-it-yourself theory...

    want to thank Gloria Endres (“Resourceful times,” July 17) for her kind comments on my nostalgic letter “Reflection of the good ol’ days,” (July 10)....

  • Hydrant etiquette...

    It happens every year; the media shows video or photos of Philadelphia children running through the spray of an open fire hydrant. I’m writing to urge you not to do so...

  • Branching out 7-24-2014...

    Fumo Family Branch: Civics Course 2 to 5 p.m. July 24 and 29; Sleepy-time Stories 10 a.m. and LEGO Club 2-3:30 p.m. July 26. 2437 S. Broad St. 215-685-1758....

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