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07-19-17 Fringe Festival President and Producing Director, Nick Stuccio

discussed the upcoming Fringe Festival, September 8th through the 22nd at various locations throughout the city, with over 160 artists offering theater, dance, performance art and more; how the festival was founded and how it has evolved into a year-round production company with a permanent home - and bar/restaurant - at Race and Delaware.  …
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07-12-17 Ted Qualli, Executive Director of the Police Athletic League of Philadelphia, and Commanding Officer Lt. Evelyn Citron

discussed PAL, how it is a division of the Philadelphia Police Department and staffed by officers, with after school sports and academic activities and field trips at  21 locations throughout the city, how the police learn about the neighborhoods they serve, developing relationships and the community, how it leads to trust in the department and…
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07-05-17 Ed Lafferty, Public Affairs Special with the Social Security Administration

discussed Social Security, the importance of setting up a My Social Security account to track your retirement goals, to thwart possible fraudulent use of your SS Number and to stay updated on filing and benefit information, who receives SS, including retirees, the disabled and family survivors;  how your benefits are determined by your earned income,…
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2/22/17 The American Diabetes Association, Southeast PA and Delaware Market

Executive Director, Kevin Kelly, discussed the newly announced five-year plan for the ADA, re-enforcing its mission of ‘Driving Discovery’ through research, ‘Raising its Voice’ with advocacy and outreach and ‘Supporting People’ with programming for prevention and better treatment, he also discussed the economic impact of the disease, how one in three children born today will…
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