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Whatever happened to Trump's tax returns?

 04/17/2017 - 01:02
Protesters in Philly were searching for the President's tax returns
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Local protesters wanted to know the status of the President's tax returns. 

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Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 6:45pm
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Protesters in Philly were searching for the President's tax returns

“Help Wanted” at the City of Philadelphia

 04/14/2017 - 09:54
Director of the Office of Human Resources, Pedro Rodriguez, wants to bring diversity to city government.

You are Latina... you can do Anything!

 04/12/2017 - 18:13
Tiffany Tavarez, Yasselin Diaz, Alicia Kerber-Palma, Miriam Enriquez, Maria Vizcarrondo, and Raquel Arredondo are awarded "Women at the Top" at the Raquet Club in downtown Philadelphia. Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News

Philly Latino Food Revolution

 04/06/2017 - 16:29
Merliz Gomez is the chef of the Venezuelan restaurant Tartarepería 18.64, located in Fishtown. Photos: Eli Siegel.
 
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Two new Venezuelan Restaurants, “Tartareperia 18.64,” and “Puyero Venezuelan Flavor”, mark the latest addition to the rich Latino cuisine of Philadelphia. They are part of a revolution in the city’s cuisine that traces its roots almost 30 years ago.

 

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 3:45pm
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Merliz Gomez is the chef of the Venezuelan restaurant Tartarepería 18.64, located in Fishtown. Photos: Eli Siegel.

 

Latina Soprano Sings her dreams into reality

 03/31/2017 - 12:39
Academy of Vocal Arts Resident Vanessa Vasquez is one of Philadelphia's millennials who is making moves in her career. Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News

Philly Grows Into Its Anarchist Shoe

 03/29/2017 - 09:18
Wooden Shoe es una librería que encierra una atmósfera distinta a la de otros establecimientos dedicados a la venta de libros, aquí el enfoque es colaborativo y político. La librería está ubicada en el 704 South Street.  Foto Archivo Particular.
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Past a chalkboard that says, “Come inside to read a good book,” on one side and “Don’t be an asshole!” on the other, you come across a tattered SEPTA Union Strike poster from the early twentieth century, preserved underneath an equally withered-away lamination. A few cautious inches deep inside of this surreal time machine, a pillar manages to stand from the 1890s home of an anarchist feminist writer and speaker who lived near Drexel University.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
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Wooden Shoe is a library that contains an atmosphere different from other establishments dedicated to the sale of books, here the approach is collaborative and political. The bookstore is located at 704 South Street. Photo: Mónica Marie Zorrilla.

Is Philadelphia on the verge of losing its authentic local stores?

 03/21/2017 - 19:05
Shane Confectionery, 110 Market Street, Philadelphia. Photo: Wikimedia/Commons

A reflection of 40 years at the African American Museum Gala (Photo Gallery)

 03/26/2017 - 19:09
Cathy Hughes and Alfred C. Liggins III of Radio One were honored for their vision and service to the community during the 40th Anniversary of the African American Museum of Philadelphia. Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News
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Celebrating 40 years in Philadelphia the AAMP honors only African-American owned multimedia platform in the United States.

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Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 6:30pm
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Cathy Hughes and Alfred C. Liggins III of Radio One were honored for their vision and service to the community during the 40th Anniversary Gala of the African American Museum of Philadelphia. Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News

PEW: Latinos representan 13 por ciento de los recién llegados a Filadelfia

 08/03/2016 - 11:28
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Eche un vistazo alrededor. Los cambios demográficos podrían sorprender a los residentes de mucho tiempo en Filadelfia. La población se está convirtiendo cada vez más joven y blanca.

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Friday, July 22, 2016 - 10:25am
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