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  • The Please Touch Museum will receive a helping hand from City Hall in the form of a $550,000 grant when it leaves bankruptcy, which the The Inquirer’s Harold Brubaker reports it is set to do later this month.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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