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Tennis at Union Transfer on 01/25/2018 08:30 PM EST

1026 Spring Garden St.

    Tennis - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - January 25th, 2018
    Tennis continue their extensive North American tour in celebration of their fourth full-length album, Yours Conditionally. After a cross country tour in the Spring/Summer supporting artists including
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Baauer x What So Not at Union Transfer on 10/23/2017 08:30 PM EDT

1026 Spring Garden St.

    Baauer x What So Not - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - October 23rd, 2017
    The love child of Brooklyn and the Internet, Baauer was born out of noise. A sound that began steeped in the 4/4 dance tradition, slowly took on hip hop tendencies until the two became one. Influenced
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So Long, Summer: Philly Pools Are Already Closing

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    So Long, Summer: Philly Pools Are Already Closing
    It feels like just yesterday we told you Philly public pools were open. And now, two months after swimming season kicked off, we're lamenting its end. It might seem early (it always does,) but Parks and Rec started shutting down public pools on August 11th, and by Friday, they'll all be closed.
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Column: Don’t Be a Square, Think Diagonally

At Ridge & Spring Garden a prospective Temple student, Luke, who only gives his first name, explains that he and his friends Grace and Alayna are “just here walking around the city.” Grace adds “We wanted to give food and money to homeless people,” an addition that feels abrupt, if well-meaning.

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...posthistory, depending on which way one walks) underground through the Broad-Ridge Spur that connects 8th & Market on the El to Broad & Fairmount on the Broad Street Line. Only one stop, Chinatown...

...walks) underground through the Broad-Ridge Spur that connects 8th & Market on the El to Broad & Fairmount on the Broad Street Line. Only one stop, Chinatown, exists in between...

At York & Ridge, I find some sharrows, or “shared lane markings” which are meant to alert drivers of the existence of cyclists and provide a safer experience. The cars barrel through a part of Ridge that has widened from two lanes to four.

Where the sidewalk ends, at Northwestern Avenue and Ridge Avenue, a sign says Welcome to Philadelphia. Ridge and Henry Avenue meet near this confluence with...

...the sidewalk ends, at Northwestern Avenue and Ridge Avenue, a sign says Welcome to Philadelphia. Ridge and Henry Avenue meet near this confluence with Montgomery County and become an unusual source of hectic traffic...

    Column: Don't Be a Square, Think Diagonally
    Editor's Note: The Declaration is pleased to announce that we are being joined by planning and environmental reporter James Kennedy. You can follow him on Twitter @transportphilly. One of his contributions will be a column on the history behind the diagonal streets that cut through Philadelphia's grid.
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Modern Baseball at Union Transfer on 10/15/2017 08:00 PM EDT

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    Modern Baseball - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - October 15th, 2017
    In just a few short years, Modern Baseball have gone from college freshman self-recording their first record to a worldwide phenomenon. Somehow, it feels like just the beginning. In 2016, Modern Baseball will release their new album Holy Ghost through Run For Cover Records.
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Modern Baseball at Union Transfer on 10/14/2017 08:00 PM EDT

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    Modern Baseball - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - October 14th, 2017
    In just a few short years, Modern Baseball have gone from college freshman self-recording their first record to a worldwide phenomenon. Somehow, it feels like just the beginning. In 2016, Modern Baseball will release their new album Holy Ghost through Run For Cover Records.
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Modern Baseball at Union Transfer on 10/13/2017 08:00 PM EDT

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    Modern Baseball - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - October 13th, 2017
    In just a few short years, Modern Baseball have gone from college freshman self-recording their first record to a worldwide phenomenon. Somehow, it feels like just the beginning. In 2016, Modern Baseball will release their new album Holy Ghost through Run For Cover Records.
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Ideation by Aaron Loeb

The Latvian Society (531 N. 7th Street)

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    Ideation by Aaron Loeb | Theatre Exile
    Ninety minutes from now, a group of stressed-out corporate consultants is slated to present their work on a mysterious project. It's time to brainstorm within the morally ambiguous parameters they've been given so they can make it to their kids' soccer games and continue their ill-advised affairs.
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31 hours ago

Vance Joy at Union Transfer on 10/20/2017 08:00 PM EDT

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    Vance Joy - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - October 20th, 2017
    Things just keep getting better for Melbourne singer-songwriter, Vance Joy. Today, Liberation is pleased to announce that the artist's second Northcote Social Club show has sold out, with a third (and final) show added and on-sale now to keep up with demand.
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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

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    Ms. Roberts is asking for $564.75:
    My students need basic daily classroom supplies such as paper, markers, folders, notebooks, and pencils to keep daily activities going.
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Independence Branch Free Library added 2 new ...

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    Independence Branch Free Library, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 676 likes. "A library card is the start of a lifelong adventure."
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Community organizations ask for clarity on future of ‘white elephant’ – 4601 Market St building

...the police headquarters. Instead, it will reportedly move to the former Philadelphia Inquirer building at 400 N. Broad St. The city has spent about $50 million to purchase and renovate the 90-year-old...

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Community organizations ask for clarity on future of ‘white elephant’ – 4601 Market St building

    Community organizations ask for clarity on future of 'white elephant' - 4601 Market St building | West Philly Local
    Posted on 18 August 2017 Three West Philly neighborhood organizations have written to Mayor Jim Kenney to express their disappointment with the decision to pull the plan to move police headquarters to the old Provident Mutual Life Insurance Building at 4601 Market St, calling the decision "stunning."
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The latest developments on campus development

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Effective Aug. 21, Tuttleman Counseling Services will move from 1810 Liacouras to 1700 N. Broad St. Student Health Services will remain open and accessible in 1810 Liacouras until it also moves to 1700 North Broad in January. Read more about important student service relocations.

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...open by the start of the fall semester. This academic, athletics and recreation space at 15th Street and Montgomery Avenue serves the College of Public Health, as well as intercollegiate, club and intramural sports. Also...

    The latest developments on campus development
    What a difference a summer makes. Shortly after Temple graduates turned their tassels in May, construction crews got to work on a variety of projects during the summer sweet spot for campus improvements. Now that the academic calendar is turning to fall, many projects have finished or are nearing completion.
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5 days ago

The National at Union Transfer on 09/05/2017 08:00 PM EDT

1026 Spring Garden St.

    The National - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - September 5th, 2017
    Formed in 1999, the Ohio-raised, Brooklyn-based band consists of vocalist Matt Berninger plus two pairs of brothers: Aaron Dessner (guitar, bass, piano) and Bryce Dessner (guitar), and Scott Devendorf
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WOAR - Philadelphia's Sexual Abuse Crisis Cen...

Do you care about sexual violence? Want to support the cause? Head to Win Win Coffee Bar and support March to End RapeCulture with a karaoke fundraiser! Hope to see you there. When: August 17 at 9pm-2am. Win Win Coffee Bar 931 Spring Garden St. 19123

    March to End Rape Culture Karaoke Benefit
    Join us at Win Win Coffee Bar for a karaoke fundraiser for the March To End Rape Culture 2017! DJ Sara Sherr of Sing Your Life Karaoke will be our...
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Project HOME’s LGBTQ housing moves forward in North Philly

...would approve the sales of the now-bankrupt North Philadelphia Health System’s properties at Eighth Street and Girard Avenue for a combined $10.25 million, according to the Inquirer. Ironstone Real Estate Partners will...

    Project HOME's LGBTQ housing moves forward in North Philly with land deal
    After a bit of a bidding war emerged for large plot of land in North Philly, some of which was originally intended for an affordable housing project, a bankruptcy judge is set to approve the sales of a portion of the properties to Project HOME. On Tuesday, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Magdeline D.
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Photos: Thousands Gather for “Philly is Charlottesville” Rally

The march stretches for several blocks down Broad Street. At Broad and Wood now. #PhillyIsCharlottesville pic.twitter.com/lae4cdlr63

    Photos: Thousands Gather for "Philly is Charlottesville" Rally
    The march was peaceful - and no, the Rizzo statue didn't come down. Police say more than two thousand people flooded the city's streets on Wednesday night for the " Philly is Charlottesville " march against racism. Interfaith organization POWER (Philadelphians Organized to Witness, Empower and Rebuild) organized the demonstration, which began at 7 p.m.
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Sep. 9-            Sheriff Jewell Williams is hosted 60th Birthday Celebration at Local 332 Union Ha., 1310 Wallace St., 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tickets $100. Payable to “Citizens for Jewell Williams,” 2343 N. Smedley St., Phila., PA 19132.

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Aug. 18-         State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Pop-Up Constituent Service Office at Norris Sq. Pk., 2100 N. Howard St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Auto registrations & licenses, birth & death certificates, unemployment compensation & senior services. For info: (215) 457-5281.

Aug. 18-         State Sen. Art Haywood hosts “SEPTA Day” at 7106 Germantown Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Residents 65+ can get SEPTA Photo ID.

Aug. 19-         State Rep. Angel Cruz hosts Free Community Shredding at 3503 B St., Unit 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Also assistance on CHIP, Medicaid and property tax/rent rebate. For info: (215) 291-5643.

Aug. 19-         State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown hosts iBuyBlack Monthly Mtg. at Overbrook Beacon Ctr., 5621 Lancaster Ave., 10 a.m.-12 m. Guest speakers, light refreshments. For info: (215) 247-1545.

Aug. 19-         Salvation Army hosts Community Resource & Job Fair at 3225 Reed St., 11 a.m.-3 p.m. More than 40 companies & resource agencies. Light refreshments. Bring résumé. For info: creeves.rac2@gmail.com.

Aug. 19-         State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Constituent District day at Tustin Rec Ctr., 5901 W. Columbia Ave, 12-4 p.m. Basketball tournament, live music, games, raffles, giveaways, food and refreshments. For info: Thais Carrero (717) 787-7895.

Aug. 19-         State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Birthday Summer Soirée at Bartram’s Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Blvd., cocktails 4 p.m., celebration 5-8 p.m. VIP Levels: Gold $1,000, Silver $2,500, Platinum $5,000; celebration levels Young Professionals $50, Supporters $75, Friends $125.

Aug. 21-         Councilwoman Cindy Bass hosts Showtime at the Apollo at Stenton Pk., 1701 W. Courtland St., 6-8 p.m. MC Derek Lee. Giveaways, prizes. Bring your own chair. For info: (215) 686-9182.

Aug. 22-         State Rep. Rosita Youngblood hosts Back to School Event at Mercy Neighborhood Ministries, 1939 W. Venango St., 4-7 p.m. Free backpacks for first 150 registrants. Educational, financial and health resources...

Aug. 23-         Councilwoman Cindy Bass hosts “Oldies in the Park” at Vernon Pk., 5800 Germantown Ave., 5:30-8:30 p.m. MC Gary Shepherd, DJ Darryl Taylor. For info: (215) 686-9182.

Aug. 24-         State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Pop-Up Constituent Service Office at Save-a-Lot, 2101 W. Lehigh Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Auto registrations & licenses, birth & death certificates, unemployment compensation & senior services. For info: (215) 457-5281.

Aug. 26-         State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts “Save, Give, Live,” a personal-finance workshop presented by Urban Seeds, at 5952 Germantown Ave., 10-11 a.m. RSVP: Naja (215) 518-6558.

Aug 26-          State Sen. Art Haywood hosts Back to School Celebration at Lonnie Young Rec Ctr., 1100 E. Chelten Ave., 12-4 p.m.

Aug. 26-         State Rep. Angel Cruz hosts Back-to-School Bookbag Giveaway at 1240 E. Erie Ave., 12-4 p.m. Also recycling bins; fire truck & police car; info on finger-printing, redevelopment grants and public safety. For info: (215) 291-5643.

Aug. 27-         Republican City Committee hosts Bill Meehan Clam Bake at Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, 9130 Academy Rd., 4-8 p.m. Roast Pig, chicken, clams, chowder, corn, hot dogs, pretzels, water ice, open bar, live entertainment. Tickets $100. For info: (215) 561-0650.

Aug. 31-         State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Pop-Up Constituent Service Office at Wyoming Br. Lib., 231 E. Wyoming Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Auto registrations & licenses, birth & death certificates, unemployment compensation & senior services. For info: (215) 457-5281.

Sep. 1-            State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Pop-Up Constituent Service Office at Satellite Office, 1421 W. Susquehanna Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Auto registrations & licenses, birth & death certificates, unemployment compensation & senior services. For info: (215) 457-5281.

Sep. 8-            Councilwoman Cherelle Parker hosts “Calling All Virgos – Birthday Celebration” at Temptations, 218 W. Chelten Ave., 8-11 p.m. Inter-generational old-school party featuring Patty Jackson and DJ Gary...

Sep. 9-            State Rep. Jason Dawkins hosts Women’s Health Fair at N.E. Frankford Boys & Girls Cl., 1709 Kinsey St., 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Cancer care, health insurance, opioid addiction, medical equipment, behavioral health, sexual violence, counseling. For info: (215) 744-7901.

Sep. 9-            Sheriff Jewell Williams is hosted 60th Birthday Celebration at Local 332 Union Ha., 1310 Wallace St., 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tickets $100. Payable to “Citizens for Jewell Williams,” 2343 N. Smedley St., Phila., PA 19132.

Sep. 14-          State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Human Services Job Fair at Treasures, 5540 Germantown Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For info: (215) 849-6592.

Sep. 19-          Councilman Derek Green hosts Cocktail Reception at Time, 1315 Sansom St., 5-7 p.m. Tickets $250, Supporters $500, friends $750, Hosts $1,000. Payable to “The Green Fund,” P.O. Box 4984, Philadelphia, PA 19119. RSVP: Kelly Bauer kbauer1122@gmail.com.

Sep. 21-          Phila. Democratic Progressive Committee hosts “Back to Business: Get Involved Happy Hour” at Ladder 15, 1526 Sansom St., 6-8 p.m. Free admission & drink specials.

Sep. 27-          Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Phila. hosts Award Banquet at Sheraton Univ. City Hotel, 3549 Chestnut St., 5-9 p.m. Banquet catered by Michael Chow’s Sang Kee Restaurant. Tickets $75/person, $135/couple, $650/table. For info: (215) 642-2333.

Oct. 6-             State Sen. John Sabatina hosts Senior Expo at Nat’l Guard Armory, 2700 Southampton Rd., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Refreshments. For info: (215) 695-1020. For info: (215) 952-1999.

Oct. 6-             St. Casimir Ch. hosts Designer Bag Bingo at EOM, 144 Moore St., 7 p.m. 10 rounds; wine, cheese & desserts. Tickets $30 in advance, $35 at door. For info: Marge Petronis (215) 462-0464.

Oct. 28-           State Rep. Isabella Fitzgerald hosts N. Housing Conference & Job Fair at W. Oak La. Charter Sch., 7115 Stenton Ave., 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Continental breakfast & lunch. For info: (215) 549-0220.

Nov. 2-            182nd Dist. Progressive Caucus hosts Social at Ladder 15, 1528 Sansom St., 6-8 p.m.

    updated August 17th
    Aug. 18- State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Pop-Up Constituent Service Office at Norris Sq. Pk., 2100 N. Howard St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Auto registrations & licenses, birth & death certificates, unemployment compensation & senior services. For info: (215) 457-5281. Aug. 18- State Sen. Art Haywood hosts "SEPTA Day" at 7106 Germantown Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
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The View from the Roof of 448 North 10th Street

The View from the Roof of 448 North 10th Street

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The Maine at Union Transfer on 11/09/2017 07:00 PM EST

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    The Maine - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - November 9th, 2017
    Performing 'Lovely Little Lonely' + 'American Candy' In Their Entirety The Maine is an American rock band from Tempe, Arizona. In their eight years together, The Maine has released four full-length albums, including their major label debut "Black & White" in 2010.
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In the displaced galleries category… Vox Populi is raising money for their future, which, we hope, will be a thriving one at a renewed and righteously in compliance 319 N. 11th St.

We’ll catch you there: Sunday 8/20, 4-8 PM in the parking lot behind the 990 Spring Garden Building (Spring Garden & N. 10th Street).

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Where: Ulises Bookstore (31 E Columbia Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125)

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