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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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‘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.

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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."

6 days ago

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.

6 days ago

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."

6 days ago

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.

6 days ago

SEPTA and Bike Share

38th & Lancaster

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6 days ago

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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  • 1 stars out of 5: Shofur on Yelp

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      3800 Block Lancaster Av April 8, 2015 @ 7:59 a.m. Comment

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      3900 Block Fairmount Av 1 April 7, 2015 @ 7:38 p.m. Comment

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Apr 08

13 horses, 6 ponies found after fire in Mantua

It happened around 3:10 p.m. in the 3900 block of Ogden Street.

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Ahead of Mayoral Forum on Police Reform, News Orgs to Publish User-Generated FAQ’s

...Mayoral Forum on Police and Criminal Justice Reform is scheduled for 6-7:30pm at 3727 Baring St in University City and will feature the majority of candidates running for mayor of Philadelphia...

Apr 06

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