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Census FAQs: Speak up, be counted

Since so little is known about the U.S. census, PCA has provided a cheat sheet so you know what to expect and who to call with questions

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Putting Penn to paper

Meet the Philadelphia woman who made William Penn and his wife American citizens

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SCAM ALERT: The IRS is NOT calling

The IRS scam has many forms, but generally scammers call to tell unsuspecting victims they owe back taxes and penalties. Sometimes, scammers claim a deceased relative owed a large debt to the IRS.

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Help yourself and your immunity

We hope that the worldwide spread of coronavirus will soon be contained, so we can all breathe a collective sigh of relief. Regardless, you need to know that the healthier you are, the better chance your immune system can thrive and keep illnesses far away. Here are four tips to give your immune system a […]

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Are federal poverty guidelines hurting older Philadelphians?

Federal poverty guidelines often ignore contributing factors, since they only take into account family size and age. Geographical cost-of-living, which is not considered, varies greatly.

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It’s time to get back to the garden

Age is no deterrent to getting down and dirty – in the garden.

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This, too, shall pass

It’s important to remain calm during these challenging times. Remember, this is only temporary. At some point, the world WILL open up again.

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Not even the clothes on their backs

Until the late 19th century, single women were not permitted to own any property — not even the clothes on their backs

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Celebrate 100 years of women voters by doing your part

A major victory in gender equality came on Aug. 18, 1920, when women officially gained the right to vote in the U.S.

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