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State rep. wants to save Mount Moriah

State Representative Ron Waters yesterday said he plans to introduce legislation this month that will protect an entity willing to take over operation of the abandoned Mount Moriah cemetery in Southwest Philadelphia from current and past outstanding liabilities.He also said there are plans to talk...

Thursday, September 8, 2011, 3:54 AM

Mount Moriah: Cleanup crews get to work

Volunteers gathered Saturday in Southwest Philadelphia to rake and bag grass clippings left behind by city workers in an effort to make Mount Moriah Cemetery less “deplorable.”Visitors to the grounds found in recent months headstones toppled, markers obscured by undergrowth and trash and tires...

Monday, July 18, 2011, 4:40 AM