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99 Years Ago in Philadelphia: Second half of September, 1915

...In the second half of September, 1915, Charles Reinnhardt of 3919 Aspen Street was standing trial, accused of being married to two women at once. When Wife #1...

...his own grandfather's saloon. He then married on Helen Lutz, whose house on the 3900 block of Aspen Street he was living in when Florence finally caught up with Charles and had him arrested...

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...leave his wives but never officially divorce. He married Florence first, living with her at 1510 Womrath Street until dipping out. He then shacked up with a young widow named Anna Preston, staying...

...second half of September, 1915, Mrs. Laura Redmond got a knock on her door at 1745 North 31st Street and got served with a Writ of Habeas Corpus from her dead husband. They had...

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Books to donate? Today (from noon to five) is book drop-off day at Mighty Writer...

Books to donate? Today (from noon to five) is book drop-off day at Mighty Writers West (39th and Lancaster). We're thrilled to receive both kid and adult titles.

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    Ms. VISTA is asking for $2341.52:
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HEADS UP: Gone With the Wind Returns to Philly Big Screens for 75th Anniversary

Regal Brandywine Town Center 16, 3300 Brandywine Parkway, Wilmington, Delaware

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Cinemark University 6, 4012 Walnut Street, West Philly

Regal Downingtown Cinema, 100 Quarry Road, Downingtown

Sep 09

The Best Places To Watch Each Pro Football Team In Philadelphia

799 Dekalb Pike

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News post – Dave Kyu vs. Nature, Gallery Joe in Amsterdam, 2nd Friday brings out West Philly beauties, opportunities and more!

...5-7 PM (and likely a bit later); and, at Art on the Avenue Gallery (3808 Lancaster Avenue – near 38th Street) is”Living in the Transit Lounge,” by Romanian artist Raluca Ungureanu (reception...

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...Philly near Powelton Village, there is an amazing sculptural installation at Drexel’s Pearlstein Gallery (3401 Filbert Street) called “Convergence,” the work of artist Jeremy Holmes; a show of urban landscape photography by...

...interest – cannot be stopped. The event is planned for 11:30-12:30 PM at 1234 Noble Street...

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Food Drive

People's Emergency Center's FOOD DRIVE is on!

Please support PEC's weekly Food Cupboard by donating non-perishable goods: Canned vegetables, Rice, Beans, Pasta, Cereal, Granola Bars, Soups, Pasta Sauces, Oatmeal, Canned Meats (tuna, salmon, chicked, etc).

Donations can be dropped off at Rowan House, 325 N. 39th St. from Wed-Fri 8am-7pm.

Contact Cass Green with any questions: 267-777-5893 or cgreen@pec-cares.org

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One last reminder! Tonight is our fifth anniversary party. It starts at 7pm at...

Tonight is our fifth anniversary party. It starts at 7pm at our center in West Philadelphia. (We're right on the corner at 39th and Lancaster.)

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Reminder: We're having a party tomorrow night. We're celebrating our fifth anniv...

Reminder: We're having a party tomorrow night. We're celebrating our fifth anniversary. The party will take place at our Mighty Writers site in West Philadelphia. Our site is on the corner of 39th and Lancaster. You can't miss us. Just look for our big MW sign.

Sep 04

West Philadelphia artist fights city for his studio

In 2005, West Philadelphia artist and School of Design graduate James Dupree purchased a dilapidated warehouse at 36th Street and Haverford Avenue for $200,000.

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MIGHTY WRITERS FIFTH ANNIVERSARY PARTY Friday, Sept. 5, 7-9pm, $5. Mighty Writer...

Mighty Writers West (39th and Lancaster).

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(After-party for grownups at Savas, 3505 Lancaster Ave.)

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MIGHTY WRITERS FIFTH ANNIVERSARY PARTY THIS FRIDAY Sept. 5, 7-9pm, $5., at Might...

Sept. 5, 7-9pm, $5., at Mighty Writers West (39th and Lancaster).

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(After-party for grownups at Savas, 3505 Lancaster Ave.)

Sep 02

Coworking Firm Announces Two New Philly Locations

...a request from University Realty to add another story to a proposed apartment building at 34th & Spring Garden in Powelton Village. Philly Living explains that it was the Powelton Village Civic Association that...

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...social and creative stimulation that comes with it) will fill 20,000-square-feet of 230 South Broad Street; another 20,000 will roll out by December in a currently undisclosed site in Old...

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Have books you'd like to donate to MW? With the start of the school year in si...

Tomorrow, noon to 5pm, is book drop-off day at our West Philadelphia site (corner of 39th and Lancaster). For more info, contact Khalia Robinson: krobinson@mightywriters.org.

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