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Fed Sting StinksEditorial18 May 2016 Please tell us you have more than this (Photo Left) Fed operation doesn’t stack up, nets just one.  In the movie “A Few Good Men” Jack Nicholson portrayed Colonel Nathan Jessup, who from the witness stand mocks attorney Daniel Kaffee, played by Tom Cruise, with these words: “These two Marines are on trial for their lives. Please tell me their lawyer hasn’t pinned their hopes to a phone bill.” Today, we ask the FBI to please...Read More >>Fed Sting Stinks


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The CCP WaySheila Simmons18 May 2016
College grad and White House social secretary Deesha Dyer shows how far education can take you (Photo Left) Deesha Dyer, White House Social Secretary, was the keynote speaker for CCP’s graduation. Photo courtesy of Community College of Philadelphia. ‘Tis the season for college commencements and all the inspirational messages that come with them:...Read More >>
Archbishop Wood Still Dominant on the DiamondJeremy Treatman18 May 2016
Back-to-back championships are possible, but not the focus (Photos from Left to Right) Pitcher Kody Cracknell gets the last out of the three-inning game. (right) Archbishop Wood players after a quick win over Holy Ghost Prep. Photos by Sarah J. Glover. It was supposed to be one of the tougher games of the season. Instead,...Read More >>
Celebrating ServiceHughE Dillon18 May 2016
Nationalities Service Center (NSC) hosted their annual Global Tastes celebration at the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center on May 3, 2016. NSC is a non-profit organization that provides services to immigrants and refugees in the Greater Philadelphia area.                     (Photos from Left to Right)  1. Margaret O’Sullivan, Nationalities Service Center, Margaret Harris, namesake...Read More >>
Don’t ask Ari Bluestein, the founder and owner of The Sports Fan Base Network, how he does it. He admits he doesn’t know. Bluestein, 32, a former Northeast baseball star is back at his alma mater as a volunteer pitching and bench coach. He’s already holding down a full time accounting...Read More >>


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Ken Smukler, publisher of Philadelphia’s largest weekly newspaper, The Liberty City Press, has a background in political technology and communications both locally and nationally.  Read more >>
Jeremy Treatman is the founder and co-director of the Scholastic Play-by-Play Classics and Sports Broadcasting Camps. Over 50 NBA players, including Lebron James, Kevin Durant, and Rajon Rondo played in his events when they were in high school. Jeremy...Read more >>
Lucy Smukler is a sophomore in the College of Arts and Sciences at Boston College. She is studying English and is interested in journalism and analytic writing. She is very excited to be a part of the Liberty City Press team. Read more >>
Sheila Simmons brings many years of writing and communications experience to her work for Liberty City Press. She began her professional writing career at the Philadelphia Daily News, where she covered Business, City Hall and Education.Read more >>
Sarah J. Glover is an award-winning photojournalist and multimedia journalist, specializing in photojournalism and video for the web.Read more >>
HughE Dillon Philly's Society Photographer; he's a columnist, television personality too. His photo work focuses on people, parties, celebrities and Philadelphia.  His photos have been published nationally and internationally. Including in People Mag,...Read more >>
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