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Domb is the leader we need As a student of politics and as a deeply committed civic activist through many advocacy groups throughout Philadelphia, I can tell you, this election is getting on my last...

Improving K–12 civic literacy is an investment in our democracy

By Aizaz Gill The 2022 midterm elections results demonstrated that more Pennsylvania voters are rejecting partisan rancor and seeking common ground. While this is a sign of hope for our democracy, there is still much...

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Congrats, Katrina Congratulations to Katrina Johnston-Zimmerman on her recent appointment as assistant director of the South Street Headhouse District, as reported by Mark Zimmaro (“South Street Headhouse District announces assistant director,” April 19). The news article...

The coming green economy and the future of Philadelphia

By John B. Kelly The future of natural gas is at risk due to efforts to transition to an electrified/low carbon energy world. This is good for the environment, but a risk for Philadelphia Gas...

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Eating, shopping and fun What a pleasure to read the report by Mark Zimmaro on the coming outdoor event on East Passyunk Avenue at the end of April ("Flavors on the Avenue returns April 30,"...

Why every Philadelphian needs a will

By Jonathan J. Koehler and Michaela Graf Murder is sudden. It does not wait for you to plan out how to care for your family, and violent crimes in Philadelphia are out of control. Separately,...

The Luckiest Guy in the World

(This columnist fell and fractured some small bones in his pelvis on Feb. 24. He was treated at Jefferson Hospital and Presbyterian Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Center and released last week. This is a column...

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Best wishes to Cardella Like most regular readers of the South Philly Review, I have enjoyed following the weekly columns by career opinion writer Tom Cardella. I have even had some fun sparring with him...

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Local athlete has bright future How delightful to read the amazing sports column by Mark Zimmaro about South Philly teenager Gianna Masci, a truly gifted student/athlete (“An athlete, scholar and leader,” March 29). As Zimmaro reports,...

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What about our schools? I read with great interest the report by Mark Zimmaro on a special state funding program ("State funding for local projects," March 23). The money comes from the Commonwealth Financial Authority's...
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