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SRC You Later, Part IIEditorial07 December 2017 Now for the hard part: finding the money. You’ve got to hand it to Mayor Kenney, he does like to lay out a bold vision for the future of our city:  “I have a vision of a child that is leaving a quality pre-K in June and entering kindergarten in September; who is prepared to progress through 8th grade and do well; and then make a choice to go to a regular high school, an...Read More >>SRC You Later, Part II

 

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Voices From a Jamaican IncursionSheila Simmons07 December 2017
Penn Museum exhibit examines four days of state-involved violence (Photo Left) Orando's story is part of the “Bearing Witness” exhibit at Penn Museum through July 15, 2018. Photo by Varun Baker. At first glance, the May 2010 incident at Jamaica’s Tivoli Gardens — the subject of a new Penn Museum exhibit titled “Bearing...Read More >>
 
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Celebrating Our Destination CityHughE Dillon07 December 2017
Local tourism industry recognizes success and networks for the future. The Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) held their annual luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 22 at the National Constitution Center. Rep. Dwight Evans led a toast to PHLCVB's Diversity Division for a decade of raising Philadelphia’s profile as an ethnically diverse...Read More >>
 
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Westtown’s Reddish Poised For a Big YearJeremy Treatman07 December 2017
Talented three-man finally out of the shadow of last year's seniors (Photo Left) Cameron Reddish (#22) already top performing in 2017. Photo by Sarah J. Glover. Cameron Reddish has waited three years for this: the opportunity to be the main man on his high school team. It shouldn't matter that much because Reddish...Read More >>
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Brandon Graham And The 10-1 EaglesJeremy Treatman07 December 2017
The Eagles are one of the best sports stories, not only in Philadelphia, but also in the country this year. Not many thought the Birds would start out 10-1 with the best record in the NFL through Nov. 30, but here they are making mincemeat out of opponents in the league....Read More >>

 

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Ken Smukler, publisher of Philadelphia’s largest weekly newspaper, The Liberty City Press, has a background in political technology and communications both locally and nationally.  Read more >>
Jeremy Treatman is the founder and co-director of the Scholastic Play-by-Play Classics and Sports Broadcasting Camps. Over 50 NBA players, including Lebron James, Kevin Durant, and Rajon Rondo played in his events when they were in high school. Jeremy...Read more >>
Sheila Simmons brings many years of writing and communications experience to her work for Liberty City Press. She began her professional writing career at the Philadelphia Daily News, where she covered Business, City Hall and Education.Read more >>
HughE Dillon Philly's Society Photographer; he's a columnist, television personality too. His photo work focuses on people, parties, celebrities and Philadelphia.  His photos have been published nationally and internationally. Including in People Mag,...Read more >>
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