Press Releases

Sen. Williams Lauds Life, Contributions of Novella Williams

PHILADELPHIA, March 30, 2015 — A force for good and tireless fighter for the rights of the people of West Philadelphia, state Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams today remembered the life and invaluable contributions of Novella Williams, who died March 20 at the age of 87....

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To Help Stem HIV/AIDS, Sen. Williams to Hold Feb. 7 Event

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 2, 2015 — On the 15th anniversary of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams and the Pennsylvania chapter of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women will hold a community event that will offer free HIV testing and...

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Sen. Williams to Keynote VA Med Center’s MLK Observance

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 28, 2015 — State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams will be the keynote speaker during this Friday’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. day of observance by the Philadelphia VA Medical Center. The event will run from noon until 1 p.m. at the medical center, 3900...

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Sen. Williams’ Annual Holiday Party Delights Hundreds

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 22, 2014 – More than 250 kids and their families enjoyed an early holiday celebration last week, courtesy of state Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams, local public officials and generous 8th Senatorial District businesses. Sen. Williams’ 4th annual holiday...

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Sen. Williams’ Days of Thanksgiving Public Schedule

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 20, 2014 — State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams will continue his tradition of handing out free turkeys and desserts to constituents and local first responders tomorrow and Monday. As he does every year, Sen. Williams will provide free Thanksgiving...

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‘Summer of Peace’ to Visit Cobbs Creek Parkway, Aug. 16

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 13, 2014 — “Summer of Peace,” state Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams’ annual program to teach children about alternatives to violence, will bring its message to Cobbs Creek Parkway on Saturday, Aug. 16. The office of Sen. Williams, in cooperation with...

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Sen. Williams, Julia Chinn to Join National Night Out

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 4, 2014 — State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams, Committeewoman Julia Chinn and other elected officials will visit the 6000 block of Spruce Street in Philadelphia tomorrow at 6 p.m. to take part in National Night Out. Chinn, the block captain for 60th...

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Sen. Williams’ ‘Summer of Peace’ to Splash Into Yeadon

PHILADELPHIA, July 17, 2014 — State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams’ annual “Summer of Peace” program, which is designed to teach children about alternatives to violence, will be at the Nile Swim Club in Yeadon on Saturday. The office of Sen. Williams will co-host the day...

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