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Tashan Closing Its Doors on South Broad

...opening more locations of Tiffin, Tashan's more casual sibling. Following the original location at Seventh and Girard, Tiffin is now up to nine locations (including South Philly's Tiffin Bistro) in and...

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Restaurateur Munish Narula opened Tashan at 777 South Broad, with its luxe space courtesy of architect Winka Dubbeldam, in the fall of 2011. Sylva Senat was the opening chef, garnering high praise from critics before his sudden departure in 2013.

    Tashan Closing Its Doors on South Broad
    This week in late-Friday bummers: Tashan has announced it will close for good this holiday weekend, after a four-year run. The upscale Indian spot will see its final service on Monday, September 7. Restaurateur Munish Narula opened Tashan at 777 South Broad, with its luxe space courtesy of architect Winka Dubbeldam, in the fall of 2011.
    http://philly.eater.com

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Trial begins in 1996 strangulation, rape of girl, 17

Crespo's statement says he was looking for a prostitute and claimed Maldonado offered to have sex for $20. The statement says they had sex for about 45 minutes in an abandoned house in the 1700 block of North Hope Street.

    Trial begins in cold case: 1996 strangulation, rape of girl, 17
    Last updated: Thursday, September 3, 2015, 7:30 PM It's been almost 20 years since the nude body of 17-year-old Anjeanette Maldonado - raped, bludgeoned and strangled - was found in a vacant house in Kensington.
    http://www.philly.com

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Learning the Past to Create a Future

    Mrs. Carman is asking for $219.79:
    My students need centers for social studies and biography books. Both will help to increase common knowledge from the past and present.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment
  • No More Hardships In Copying And Printing

    Mrs. Carman is asking for $354.33:
    My students need a copier plus printer with ink to be able to receive worksheets and homework regularly.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment

22 hours ago

Trial begins in cold case: 1996 strangulation, rape of girl, 17

Crespo's statement says he was looking for a prostitute and claimed Maldonado offered to have sex for $20. The statement says they had sex for about 45 minutes in an abandoned house in the 1700 block of North Hope Street.

    Trial begins in cold case: 1996 strangulation, rape of girl, 17
    Last updated: Thursday, September 3, 2015, 7:30 PM It's been almost 20 years since the nude body of 17-year-old Anjeanette Maldonado - raped, bludgeoned and strangled - was found in a vacant house in Kensington.
    http://www.philly.com

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Member Event: Screening of ‘George Tice: Seeing Beyond the Moment’

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    Member Event: Screening of 'George Tice: Seeing Beyond the Moment' / Philadelphia Photo Arts Center / PPAC
    Thursday, September 17th 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Free Screening for Current Members 'Seeing Beyond the Moment' explores the life and career of George Tice, spanning six decades and eighteen book projects.
    http://www.philaphotoarts.org

26 hours ago

Fishtown Fringe Preview #3: A GREAT WAR (Iron Age Theatre)

Show Location: The MAAS Space, 1325 N Randolph St Philadelphia

    Fishtown Fringe Preview #3: A GREAT WAR (Iron Age Theatre)
    Republished by kind permission from WPMusing The latest in a series of previews of shows in the Fishtown Fringe segment of the 2015 Philadelphia Fringe Festival . Show Name: A Great War by James J Christy Jr.
    http://phindie.com

32 hours ago

Four Homes Coming to Philip Street

The Paul Rabinowitz Glass Factory at 1401-15 N. American St., a building that sits across the street from Crane Arts, will soon get an earring...

Standing in front of the parcel, at the corner of American & Master, you can see development taking place at various points around you. While building has yet...

...around you. While building has yet to start, the yellow concrete garage that stood at 1500 N. American, a block north at Jefferson, as early as this spring, is demolished now. In its...

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...proposal from Momentum Development, a group that has done other projects in the area, like 924-28 New Market St. in Northern Liberties. Developers began the community process this spring, and tweaked designs a small...

    Four Homes Coming to Philip Street
    The Paul Rabinowitz Glass Factory at 1401-15 N. American St., a building that sits across the street from Crane Arts, will soon get an earring of sorts, in the form of four new homes. The new units will face the alley-sized N. Philip St., replacing a large vacant lot on the block.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

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Fringe Picks!

...pop iconography and absurdity. Sept. 10-13, 17-20, $30-$40, Opera in the City, 1526 North American St. —Mark Cofta

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...and give it new life? Sept. 3-12, $20, Venice Island Performing Arts & Recreation Center, 7 Lock St. —Mark Cofta

...a shared experience between actor and audience.” Through Sat., Sept. 5, $15, Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre, 2111 Sansom St. —Mark Cofta

...maybe we’ll have some kind of answer. Sept. 11-20, $15, Ruba Club Studios, 416 Green St. —Mark Cofta

...revealing the timeless qualities of overlooked works of importance. Sept. 1-20, $25, Physick House, 321 South Fourth St. —Mark Cofta

...under any circumstances, stray from the path. Sept. 9-13, 15-19, $20, FDR Park, 1500 Pattison Ave. —Mark Cofta

...really no gimmick. You’ve been warned. Now go. Sept. 4-13, $15, Headlong Studios, 1170 S. Broad St. —Mark Cofta

...all up close and personal at the Adobe Café. Sept. 9-14, $10, Adobe Café, 1919 E. Passyunk Ave. —Mark Cofta

...is donating pro­ceeds to medical charities. Sept. 10-19, $10, The People’s House, 1323 Mifflin St. —Mark Cofta

...make The Light Princess a Neighborhood Fringe must-see. Sept. 11-13, $10, Lantern Theater, 923 Ludlow St. —Mark Cofta

...a nice invitation to keep your mind and ears open. Sept. 19, $15, Performance Garage, 1515 Brandywine St. —Deni Kasrel

...a state we experience in our daily lives. Sept. 9-19, $25-$35, Latvian Society, 531 N. Seventh St. —Deni Kasrel

...but ultimately hopeful.” Sept. 4-6, 11-13, 18-19, $15, William Way LGBT Center, 1315 Spruce St. —SJ Punderson

...painting, even a “Pope Binder.” Sept. 5-6, 12-13, 19, free, Global Dye Works, 4500 Worth St. —SJ Punderson

...own escapes, however they may choose to define them. Sept. 18-20, $10, Las Parcelas, 2248 N. Palethorp St. —Marc Snitzer

...hunger for attention and the actions taken to receive it. Sept. 8-13, $15, 1fiftyone, 151 N. Third St. —Marc Snitzer

    Fringe Picks!
    City Paper critics pick the winners.
    http://citypaper.net

47 hours ago

Movies on the Block presents “Girlhood”

LOCATION: Kensington High School (1901 North Front Street)

    Movies on the Block presents "Girlhood" - Fishtown Neighbors Association
    Join the Philadelphia Film Society on Thursday, September 3 at 6:00 PM in celebrating the power of film and the Kensington community at this FREE neighborhood-friendly screening and event in partnership with Kensington High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, Fishtown Neighbors Association, Philadelphia Education Fund and New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC).
    http://www.fishtown.org

2 days ago

9 Must-See Independent Shows at the Fringe Festival

...cabaret about Andy Warhol, staged in an Olde Kensington warehouse. September 10th to 20th at 1526 North American Street, Kensington...

    9 Must-See Independent Shows at the Fringe Festival
    Descend into a bit of madness inspired by Planet of the Apes and King Kong. As usual, there's way too much to see at this year's 19th iteration of the Fringe Festival, with 143 different events split between the " curated" shows, a.k.a.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Impact Hub is shutting down its Kensington location and it’s not that surprising

“Based on our current capacity and expenses, at this time we cannot sustain a co-working business at 1227 N 4th.,” the letter reads.

    Impact Hub is shutting down its Kensington location and it's not that surprising
    (Photo by Ben Palitz) Impact Hub, the socially-minded coworking and event space in a massive Kensington building, is shutting its present location down due to "considerable financial losses," according to an email executive director Dominique Aubry sent to members today.
    http://technical.ly

2 days ago

Impact Hub Philly to Close Kensington Co-Working Space

...current capacity and expenses, at this time we cannot sustain a co-working business at 1227 N 4th.  Sadly, we will be closing the doors to this beautiful building on December 1, 2015...

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Impact Hub is located in a majestic 23,000 square foot converted church on 4th Street near Girard Avenue in South Kensington. It contained meeting rooms, event spaces, office space and a large outdoor...

    Philly Co-Working Space to Close
    Executive director says it's "incurred considerable financial losses." Impact Hub Philly is closing. Executive Director Dominique Aubry sent a note to all members on Wednesday, saying that the co-working space has "incurred considerable financial losses" and will be closing its doors on December 1.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Exclusive: Local co-working space to shut down

"Based on our current capacity and expenses, at this time we cannot sustain a co-working business at 1227 N 4th [St.]," Aubry wrote in the email.

    Impact Hub co-working space to shut down - Philadelphia Business Journal
    Impact Hub Philadelphia will shut down on Dec. 1 due to "considerable financial losses," according to an email sent to Impact Hub members obtained by the Philadelphia Business Journal. The email, signed by Impact Hub's managing director Dominique Aubry, said the co-working space has been hemorrhaging money since January 2013.
    http://www.bizjournals.com

2 days ago

Opera Philadelphia Has Found Its Queer Beard

ANDY: A Popera runs at 1526 North American Street from September 10th through the 20th. For tickets and more information, click here.

    Opera Philadelphia Has Found Its Queer Beard | G Philly
    The Bearded Ladies have never had a conventional approach to things. Neither has Opera Philadelphia. "I bought some nail polish, so if you're stressed, you can do your hands and do your toes." This is what Opera Philadelphia 's newest director said to his cast before a tech rehearsal.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

  • Cool Our School!

    Ms. Shupik is asking for $371.68:
    My students need 6 quiet, high-velocity fans to help cool down our classrooms!
    U School Innovation Laboratory Comment

2 days ago

Philadelphia Fashion Week 2015 - Geno's Cheesesteaks & Couture

Crane Arts Building, 1400 N. American St, Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m.

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Macy's, 1300 Market St., 5 p.m.

    PhillyChitChat.com
    Monday night Philadelphia Fashion Week 2015 kicked off at Sugar House with a show and a party. Philadelphia Fashion Week celebrates 10 years putting on empowering, entertaining fashion shows. Kevin Parker had a vision for Philly Fashion Week when he was just 18 and partnered with fashion guru, Kerry Scott, to create FBH .
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

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