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Join us for Megabyte Mondays @ PEC. PEC’s Computer Lab at 3939 Warren Street is...

Join us for Megabyte Mondays @ PEC. PEC’s Computer Lab at 3939 Warren Street is...

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Toga-Clad Man Suspected in Assault Near Drexel

The assault occurred near the intersection of 33rd Street and Powelton Avenue in Powelton Village around 1 a.m., according to a Drexel public safety alert.

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  • Owl's Play

    Mr. Smolow is asking for $1533.38:
    My students need a removable basketball hoop, basketballs, dodgeballs, footballs, hula hoops, jump ropes, and a tetherball pole for their playground.
    Samuel Powel Elementary School Comment

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Oct 18

Dumpster door inspires Powelton makeover

JOHN JUNIUS TAYLOR, a second-generation cabinetmaker and woodworker in Powelton Village, was walking down Hamilton Street near 35th two years ago, when he saw a beat-up Victorian door in a dumpster.

Back in 2007, Taylor purchased the shuttered Mount Ephraim Christian Church on Lancaster Avenue near 38th Street and turned it into a workshop, where he and fellow-woodworker Don Sullivan make custom cabinetry and fine-art display furniture.

Oct 17

Event: KEYSPOT Open Houses

On Tuesday, October 28, from 4:00-7:00 p.m., Drexel University’s Dornsife Center at 3509 Spring Garden St. Philadelphia, PA 19104, will host the second open house.

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The first open house will be held at Diversified Community Services‘s Dixon House at 1920 S. 20th St. on Wednesday, October 22 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Oct 17

TKE fired up about community safety

The distribution started at 34th and Haverford streets and the volunteers were able to fan out to homes around the area.

...the April 23 fire that ripped through a group of Drexel students’ rented townhouse on 36th and Spring Garden streets and the July 5 fire in Southwest Philadelphia that claimed the lives of four...

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Oct 16

Philly Students Walked and Biked to School

Samuel Powel School, 301 N 36th Street

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Bache Martin School, 2201 Brown Street

John Barry School, 5900 Race Street

GW Childs School, 1599 Wharton Street

William Cramp Elementary School, 3449 N Mascher Street

D. Newlin Fell School, 900 W Oregon Avenue

A. D. Harrington School, 5300 Baltimore Ave

Andrew Jackson School, 1213 S 12th Street

Henry Lea Elementary School, 4700 Locust Street

William H Loesche Elementary School, 595 Tomlinson Avenue

John Marshall School, 4500 Griscom Street

Spring Garden School, 1146 Melon Street

John H. Taggart School, 400 W Porter Street

Universal Creighton Charter School, 5401 Tabor Road

Francis E. Willard School, 1930 Elkhart Street

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A look back at artist/activist Kathy Chang (Inquirer, October 7, 2014)

She listed an address in the 3800 block of Lancaster Avenue in Saunders Park and apparently also lived on and off with a man in an apartment in the 3300 block of Spring Garden Street.

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The performance of Chang(e) will be 8 p.m. Oct. 8 and 10, and 2 p.m. Oct. 11, at Interact Theater, 2030 Sansom St., Philadelphia. Tickets at http://change.brownpapertickets.com/

Oct 14

Every can helps!

...Emergency Center (PEC)] is having another food cupboard this Saturday October 18th at Rowan House, 325 N. 39th Street from 11am - 2pm #peccares #foodcupboard If you want to help, you can drop off food...

Oct 14

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      3800 Block Pearl St. October 11, 2014 @ 7:21 p.m. Comment

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Crime and Policy Violation Report Oct. 1 to Oct. 7

Oct. 4, 12:05 a.m. 400 block of North 31st Street

Oc.t 5, 8 p.m. to 10:25 p.m. 3400 block of Baring Street

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3200 block of Summer Street

Oct. 2, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 3200 block of Chestnut Street

Oct. 3, 3400 block of Chestnut Street

Oct. 3, 9:58 a.m. to 11 a.m. 3100 block of Market Street

Oct. 4 to Oct. 5, 3400 block of Ludlow Street

Oct. 5, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1500 block of Race Street

Oct. 6, 10:50 a.m. to 5 p.m. 3300 block of Market Street

Oct. 6, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 3500 block of Lancaster Avenue

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  • Powelful Readers!

    Mrs. McGowan is asking for $2407.31:
    My students need iPads and guided reading books to improve literacy.
    Samuel Powel Elementary School Comment

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Veterans Affairs: The Philadelphia Guide to Veteran Resources

...there,” said Matt Dunphy, Executive Director at the Veterans Group. The group is located at 3209 Baring Street near Drexel University and opened a new “Wellness and Learning Center” that will celebrate its...

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Located at 5000 Wissahickon Ave., this regional office of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides Eastern PA and...

Project HOME, located at 1515 Fairmount Ave., partners with other local veteran organizations to host a program called The Philadelphia Alliance for...

Oct 08

Spring Garden Street Getting Some New Apartments

...Garden Street has a few different projects to speak of. For many years, 3614 and 3616 Spring Garden St. were vacant lots. The eastern parcel is now well into construction on a six-unit...

...disrepair. Looking at the photo above, it looks as though there was a fire at 3623 Spring Garden St. at some point in the last couple of years which impacted the adjacent homes. On...

...student residents. Perhaps Drexel's new Dornsife Center, a renovation of three preexisting buildings at 35th & Spring Garden which opened this summer, can help bridge the gap between the transient student population and...

Oct 08

“Top Chef” finalist test runs NYC restaurant menu ... is a Philly location next? (Video)

More than 100 people came out to Drexel’s Dornsife Center on 35th and Spring Garden streets, where they got to sample cuisine from Hall’s restaurant — Southern dishes such as chicken, corn pudding, macaroni and cheese, collard greens, homemade pickles and tossed salad.

Oct 08

  • Powel Points Encourage Powelful Leaders!

    Ms. VISTA is asking for $2249.46:
    My students need cardstock, lanyards, lamination machines, laminating paper, and sharpies for their PBIS (Positive Behavior Interventions and Support) initiative!
    Samuel Powel Elementary School Comment

Oct 06

West Philly’s Lea, Powel and Barry schools to show why walking to school is important

...it, among them three West Philly schools: Henry C. Lea (4700 Locust St), Samuel Powel (301 N 36th St), and John Barry (5900 Race St...

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...and the world to celebrate it, among them three West Philly schools: Henry C. Lea (4700 Locust St), Samuel Powel (301 N 36th St), and John Barry (5900 Race St...

...Henry C. Lea (4700 Locust St), Samuel Powel (301 N 36th St), and John Barry (5900 Race St...

Oct 06

Do you need help accessing public benefits such as food stamps, financial aid, m...

...or help with utilities? #BenePhilly at PEC can help! We offer hours on Saturdays, at 325 N 39th St from 9am to 1pm. We also offer extended hours on Thursdays, from 9am-8pm at...

...from 9am to 1pm. We also offer extended hours on Thursdays, from 9am-8pm at 3939 Warren St. Call Regina at 267-777-5837 to see if you qualify...

Oct 06

A look back at artist/activist Kathy Chang, 20 years after her self-immolation at Penn

She listed an address in the 3800 block of Lancaster Avenue in Saunders Park and apparently also lived on and off with a man in an apartment in the 3300 block of Spring Garden Street.

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