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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.

 

​City controller issues $200,000 bill to local officials

 04/03/2017 - 13:53
City Controller Alan Butkovitz wants Mayor Nutter and other city officials to account for over $200,000 in "questionable spending."

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.

El Contralor de la ciudad ha emitido una factura de 200.000 dólares a los funcionarios locales

 04/03/2017 - 15:42
El Contralor de la Ciudad, Alan Butkovitz quiere que el Alcalde Nutter y otros funcionarios de la ciudad justifiquen 200.000 dólares en “gastos cuestionables”.

What’s best for everyone with Pedro Cortes

 09/22/2016 - 12:51
Pedro Cortés. Photo Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DÍA News

Pedro Cortes profile.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 12:45pm
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Pedro Cortés. Photo Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DÍA News

Pedro Cortés: Haciendo lo mejor para cada uno

 09/22/2016 - 12:47
Pedro Cortés. Foto: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DÍA News

Pedro Cortes.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 12:45pm
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Dress for Success: Empowering Philly career women

 06/12/2015 - 08:20
(L to R) Dress for Success staff: Gayle Gaskin, Program Director, Barbara J. Silzle, Executive Director, and Lauren Tankersly, Manager of Operations. AL DÍA News
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The organization recently switched locations — to 2000 Hamilton Street in Center City — which provides expanded office space, a workshop and training room, a career counseling office and new career center sponsored by QVC.

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Friday, June 12, 2015 - 8:12am
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(L to R) Dress for Success staff: Gayle Gaskin, Program Director, Barbara J. Silzle, Executive Director, and Lauren Tankersly, Manager of Operations. AL DÍA News

Non-profit executive charged with defrauding organization of more than $90,000

 04/30/2015 - 11:16
Non-profit executive charged with defrauding organization of more than $90,000
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Philadelphia Inspector General Amy Kurland and U.S. Attorney Zane Memeger announced that Rodnell Griffin was charged with 10 counts of wire fraud in connection with ATM withdrawals from non-profit bank accounts

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Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 11:08am
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