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Warming: Philadelphia Hold Your Breath

Sunday, July 19th, 2015

By Daniel Brouse

Do Not Breath in Philly on This Day

Do Not Breath in Philly on This Day / NOTE: Graphics are from the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency of the United States of America)

Many days in the Philadelphia region are not good for breathing. On “Ozone Action Alert Days” you are advised to avoid activity outside. Children should not play outdoors. Avoid running and other fitness activities. Do not breathe in un-conditioned air.

View the current air quality for Philadelphia.

July 19, 2015 is one of those days:

Philadelphia Ozone Alert

Philadelphia Ozone Alert

NOTE: Graphics are from the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency of the United States of America)

Ozone is not only killing humans, it is also killing the trees.

In 2005, the EPA and NGO’s were contacted about the deforestation problem:

Dying Trees, The Membrane Domain (2009)

  1. Tree Death Questions
  2. The Earth’s Status
  3. Answers About Ozone and Dying Trees
  4. Ozone Questions Part 4
  5. Ozone Answers Part 5
  6. Is It Time To Panic?
  7. The Sleeping Giant Analogy

Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame

Friday, April 4th, 2014

The Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame is sponsored by Glen Foerd on the Delaware in partnership with Holy Family University, the Historical Society of Frankford, The Northeast Times and Philadelphia City Councilman At-Large Dennis M. O’Brien.

The mission of the Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame is to foster the development of civic values and a sense of community in Northeast Philadelphia, along with a greater awareness and appreciation of the area’s rich history, by honoring the lives and accomplishments of its most distinguished citizens. To that end, the Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame will honor those Northeast Philadelphia residents past and present whose lives or careers have been marked by high achievement or those individuals who have had a lasting, significant, and positive impact on the Northeast Philadelphia community.

Autism Speaks Rummage Sale and Flea Market in Northeast Philadelphia

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

“Autism Speaks” rummage sale and flea market in Northeast Philadelphia at Norcom Community Center 10980 Norcom Road (close to Franklin Mills Mall.

Presidents Day weekend February 19, 2011 and February 20,2011, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. We will have lots of items for sale including a fill a bag of clothing for only $5.00 plus shoes, collectables, food, tons of baby items and much more.

Vendor registration
http://home.earthlink.net/~ntw/

RSVP for email reminder
http://home.earthlink.net/~ntw/sale/

Any other questions:
Miss Deka Wood
215-439-8206