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During our tour of Lancaster Avenue today, got to check out Indego Bike Share o...

During our tour of Lancaster Avenue today, got to check out Indego Bike Share on 38th & Lancaster, awesome to see them there!

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CRIME REPORT 04-24-2015

April 13 to April 14, 3400 Baring Street

April 13 to April 14, 3500 Powelton Avenue

April 17 to April 18 400 N. 31st Street

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April 15, 12:50p.m 3100 Market Street

April 7, 3200 Chestnut Street

April 15, 3400 Chestnut Street

April 16, 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. 3300 Market Street

April 17 to April 20 3100 Ludlow Street

April 19, 200 N. 34th Street

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Calendar: April 22-29

Techbook Online and The Declaration team up to host a mayoral forum focused on getting answers about the candidates’ views on police reform, police/community relations, and the Philly criminal justice system. 6pm. Free. Catalyst For Change, 3727 Baring St.

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Women have been marginalized, oppressed and silenced for centuries. Women who have experienced the difficulty of being female in America are invited to share their experiences in a safe, welcoming environment. 6pm. Free. Arch Enemy Arts, 109 Arch St. archenemyarts.com

...biggest thing and maybe get their own entrepreneurial wheels turning. 7pm. Free. 23rd Street Armory, 22 S. 23rd St. 2015.phillytechweek.com

...thepennrelays.com for a list of running and field events. 10am. $18-$24. Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd. thepennrelays.com

...of them all will be crowned the ruler of N3rd Street. 8pm. Free. National Mechanics, 22 S. Third St. 2015.phillytechweek.com

...people who create the books you love. Through April 26. Free. Big Blue Marble Bookstore, 551 Carpenter Lane. bigbluemarblebooks.com

...from the dinner will support the National Kidney Foundation is even better. 6pm. $50. Eat, 712 W. Girard Ave. eatrestaurantphilly.com

...will also be live music by GoodMan Fiske. 7:30pm. $49.50-$150. Electric Factory. 421 N. Seventh St. 215.627.1332. electricfactory.info

...project. (They’ll even explain the lingo for all the noobs.) 12:30pm. $20. CultureWorks, 1315 Walnut St. Suite 320. 2015.phillytechweek.com

Philadelphia Science Festival Kickoff Party: 8-Bit Night: Fri., April 24. 7pm. Ages 21+. $15. Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St.

...of knowing you’re helping make the city a better place. 8pm. $75. Arts Ballroom, 1324 Locust St. facebook.com/sprucefoundation

...Through May 31. General admission: $14. Students and seniors: $10. African American Museum in Philadelphia, 701 Arch St.

...selected musical score that relates to each of the stories. 8pm. Curtis Institute of Music, 1616 Locust St. firstpersonarts.org

...Dinosaur Hall. April 24-26. $13.95-$15.95. Drexel University Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. 215.299.1000. ansp.org

...from key artists and bookmakers. April 24-25. 10am–9pm. Free. The Annex on Filbert, 830 Filbert St. phlartbookfair.com

It aims to be the most colorful 5K that ever was. Get dressed in clothes ready to be blasted with color, attend a colorful dance party in the end, and just plain plan to be drenched in the rainbow. 7:30am. $26-$70. Philadelphia Mills, 1455 Franklin Mills Circle. thecolorvibe.com

...are endless. Proceeds benefit the Portside Student Scholarship Fund. Noon-5pm. Free. Penn Treaty Park, 1341 N. Delaware Ave. portsidecommunityartsfest.org

...a savory BBQ tasting, artisanal bourbons and live blues music. 1pm. $50-$65. Manayunk Brewery, 4120 Main St. manayunkbrewery.com

Outrageous drag queens, ridiculous musical numbers and scandalous humor are in store for this month’s GayBINGO, hosted by Carlota Ttendant and the Bingo Verifying Divas. Tonight’s theme: “I See Dead People!”  6pm. $20-$25. Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St. aidsfundphilly.org/events/gaybingo

...Academy of Vocal Arts. 7:30pm. Through May 2. AVA’s Helen Corning Warding Theater, 1920 Spruce St. 215.735.1685. avaopera.com

One of the biggest dance parties of the year is more than just a fundraiser, it’s also a night of amazing food by Chef Aliza Green, live music, auctions, prizes, and, of course, dancing—all to celebrate 46 years of Painted Bride! 7pm. $100. Material Culture, 4700 Wissahickon Ave. paintedbride.org

Up your selfie game with the help of a digital microscope. Snap photos of your hair follicles, cheek cells and even your DNA. 10am. Science Center, 3711 Market St. philasciencefestival.org

This New York comedienne got her start at the Gotham Comedy Club and has been making the rounds at comedy clubs and on MTV’s Girl Code. 7:15pm. Helium, 2031 Sansom St. heliumcomedy.com

From wiring to 3D printing to all sorts of other hands-on projects, the whole day is devoted to the steps needed to build a real life, functioning robot. 10am. NextFab Studio, 2025 Washington Ave.

David B. Devan, General Director and President of Opera Philadelphia, will be honored with the Wilma Star Award for his leadership in the arts world. The affair will feature cocktails and dinner, as well as a performance. 5pm. $150. DoubleTree by Hilton, 237 S. Broad St. wilmatheater.org

...the Civil War by women in Washington, D.C. 7:30pm. $7-$15. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. freelibrary.org

...that you can change the world. 7:30pm. $57-$152. Through May 10. Forrest Theatre, 1114 Walnut St. kimmelcenter.org

Gluten free diets, cryptozoology, forensics—there are no sacred cows during this evening of skeptical myth busting. Hash out fact from fiction, learn a little something, and have fun while doing it. 7:30pm. $5. Frankford Hall, 1210 Frankford Ave. philasciencefestival.org

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On April 10, families gathered in People's Emergency Center's Community Room for...

...entertainment. Join us May 8th for another FREE screening of a family-friendly screening at 325 N. 39th St. For more information, call James Wright at 267-777-5853. Photo credit: Les Hinton

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Here Are All the Indego Bike Share Stations in Philadelphia

Address: 3170 Baring Street

Name of Station: 38th & Lancaster

Address: 3801 Lancaster Avenue

Address: 631 North 39th Street

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Address: 1483 Spruce Street

Address: 1901 Market Street

Name of Station: 24th & Sansom

Address: 120 South 24th Street

Name of Station: 23rd & Market

Address: 2241 Market Street

Name of Station: 17th & Pine

Address: 391 South 17th Street

Name of Station: 19th & Lombard

Address: 1910 Lombard Street

Address: 1901 Walnut Street

Name of Station: 12th & Filbert

Address: 1200 Filbert Street

Name of Station: 6th & Race

Address: 160 North 6th Street

Name of Station: 8th & Market

Address: 834 Market Street

Name of Station: 9th & Arch

Address: 813 Arch Street

Address: 1321 Arch Street

Address: 2170 Hamilton Street

Address: 302 North 19th Street

Address: 2090 Winter Street

Name of Station: 13th & Locust

Address: 212 South 13th Street

Name of Station: 10th & Chestnut

Address: 921 Chestnut Street

Address: 328 South 11th Street

Name of Station: 9th & Locust

Address: 923 Locust Street

Name of Station: 2nd & Market

Address: 215 Market Street

Name of Station: 4th & Walnut, National Park Service

Address: 421 Walnut Street

Address: 192 South 2nd Street

Address: 519 Market Street

Address: 3 Dock Street

Name of Station: 2nd & Germantown

Address: 1104 Germantown Avenue

Address: 1176 Leopard Street

Name of Station: 17th & Girard

Address: 1617 Girard Avenue

Name of Station: 20th & Fairmount

Address: 1940 Fairmount Avenue

Name of Station: 23rd & Fairmount

Address: 2237 Fairmount Avenue

Name of Station: Broad & Girard

Address: 922 North Broad Street

Name of Station: Fairmount & Ridge

Address: 1413 Fairmount Avenue

Name of Station: 33rd & Market

Address: 3318 Market Street

Name of Station: 36th & Sansom

Address: 125 S. 36th Street

Name of Station: 40th & Spruce

Address: 246 South 40th Street

Address: 3984 Market Street

Name of Station: 44th & Walnut

Address: 160 South 44th Street

Address: 2933 Market Street

Address: 598 South 43rd Street

Address: 3051 South Street

Name of Station: 11th & Reed

Address: 1116 Reed Street

Name of Station: Broad & Fitzwater

Address: 726 South Broad Street

Address: 1084 Washington Avenue

Address: 1201 South Broad Street

Name of Station: Darien & Catharine

Address: 840 South Darien Street

Name of Station: 2nd & South

Address: 523 South 2nd Street

Name of Station: 4th & Bainbridge

Address: 404 Bainbridge Street

Name of Station: 4th & Christian

Address: 403 Christian Street

Name of Station: Front & Carpenter

Address: 925 South Front Street

Name of Station: 21st & Catharine

Address: 807 South 21st Street

Name of Station: 23rd & South

Address: 671 South 23rd Street

Address: 1625 South 18th Street

Address: 1800 Washington Avenue

Name of Station: Point Breeze & Tasker

Address: 1575 Point Breeze Avenue

Address: 1100 Poplar Street

Name of Station: 6th & Fairmount

Address: 674 North 6th Street

Name of Station: 9th & Spring Garden

Name of Station: Girard & Hutchinson

Address: 915 West Girard Avenue

Name of Station: 13th & Montgomery

Address: 1284 West Montgomery Avenue

Name of Station: 6th & Berks

Address: 527 West Berks Street

Address: 1076 West Berks Street

Name of Station: Broad & Oxford

Address: 1501 North Broad Street

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Mantua: Brandywine Park Redesign Focuses On Community Culture

...of art, nature and community respect. The park, which is situated on the corner of 34th and Brandywine streets, has been in decline for the past couple of years and is getting a...

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Anti-violence march, rally to be held in Mantua this Friday; panel discussion in Drexel on Saturday

The rally will begin at 6 p.m. with a prayer and introductions at Transfiguration Baptist Church at 3732 Fairmount Avenue, then will proceed to designated churches throughout Mantua, ending at Second Antioch Baptist Church at 912 North 41st Street for refreshments and conversation. 

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The rally will begin at 6 p.m. with a prayer and introductions at Transfiguration Baptist Church at 3732 Fairmount Avenue, then will proceed to designated churches throughout Mantua, ending at Second Antioch Baptist Church at 912 North 41st Street for refreshments and conversation. 

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Apr 15

‘Rebuilding Together Philadelphia’ Marks Its 100th Home Improvement Project in Mantua

More than 100 volunteers celebrated outside a modest, two-story rowhouse at 3852 Melon Street, the 100th house that “Rebuilding Together Philadelphia” (RTP) has repaired in the Mantua neighborhood over the past four years.

Apr 15

Dolores Clark, 86, celebrates rebirth of her home

She lives a fiercely independent life in the Mantua rowhouse that her father bought in 1939, a former grocery store on Melon Street near 39th that he turned into her beloved childhood home.

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DOLORES CLARK, 86, bowls on Friday afternoons at Liberty Lanes with her Nifty Fifty's seniors team and line dances on Tuesdays at the Older Adult Sunshine Center on 58th Street near Walnut.

"I remember walking him to work at 15th and Market, and then walking home," she said. "I know that seems like a long walk. But that's what I did."

Apr 15

Gosnell's other House of Horrors

As in Kermit Gosnell - the notorious West Philly physician convicted in 2013 on three counts of murder for the medical atrocities committed at his abortion clinic at 38th and Lancaster.

Remember how Gosnell's clinic was dubbed "House of Horrors"? Well, he owns another horror house: his abandoned home, which is falling down at 32nd Street and Mantua Avenue, less than a mile from his old medical office.

Apr 15

Dolores Clark, 86, celebrates rebirth of her home

She lives a fiercely independent life in the Mantua rowhouse that her father bought in 1939, a former grocery store on Melon Street near 39th that he turned into her beloved childhood home.

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DOLORES CLARK, 86, bowls on Friday afternoons at Liberty Lanes with her Nifty Fifty's seniors team and line dances on Tuesdays at the Older Adult Sunshine Center on 58th Street near Walnut.

"I remember walking him to work at 15th and Market, and then walking home," she said. "I know that seems like a long walk. But that's what I did."

Apr 15

Gosnell's other House of Horrors

As in Kermit Gosnell - the notorious West Philly physician convicted in 2013 on three counts of murder for the medical atrocities committed at his abortion clinic at 38th and Lancaster.

Remember how Gosnell's clinic was dubbed "House of Horrors"? Well, he owns another horror house: his abandoned home, which is falling down at 32nd Street and Mantua Avenue, less than a mile from his old medical office.

Apr 14

SEPTA and Bike Share

38th & Lancaster

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33rd Street & Market Street

22nd Street & Market Street

19th Street & Market Street

18th Street & Market Street

2nd Street & Market Street

Apr 14

Mantua: 50 Years Later, MLK’s Speech Still Rings True

...the northern cities of the United States. King spoke to thousands of people gathered on 40th and Lancaster Avenue about the struggles that African Americans were going through in 1965...

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