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Ice Cream Shop Has Outdoor Space With El Views

Coming down Front Street recently, we spied a fenced-in area where Amber and Norris Street intersect. Looking a little more closely, we realized that this is an outdoor space associated...

    Ice Cream Shop Has Outdoor Space With El Views
    The El is great if you're trying to get from place to place. It's not so great if you have to live or work underneath it. That's at least part of an explanation for why Front Street under the El has traditionally been somewhere between kinda crappy and totally awful.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

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  • 5 stars out of 5: Helm on Yelp

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Yvette R. Long, 50, health-care advocate

Donations may be made to the Philadelphia Welfare Rights Organization, 1231 N. Franklin St., Philadelphia 19122.

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A funeral service is to be at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31, at Deliverance Evangelistic Church, 2001 W. Lehigh Ave., Philadelphia. Burial is private.

    Yvette R. Long, 50, health-care advocate
    Posted: Monday, August 31, 2015, 1:08 AM Yvette R. Long, 50, of Philadelphia, who pushed to obtain quality health-care services for Pennsylvania's low-income residents, died Saturday, Aug. 22, of a pulmonary embolism while visiting her family in Delaware. Ms. Long was a leader of Pennsylvania's Medical Assistance Advisory Committee (MAAC), which counseled the state on Medicaid policy development and program administration.
    http://www.philly.com

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Prepare for the Papal Visit - Q&A Session for Local Businesses

Where: St. Benjamin's Brewery - 1710 N. 5th Street

    Prepare for the Papal Visit - Q&A Session for Local Businesses
    Prepare for the Papal Visit - Q&A Session for Local Businesses Where: St. Benjamin's Brewery - 1710 N. 5th Street When: Monday, August 31st from 6pm-8pm Are you a business in the River Wards? Do you have questions about the Pope's upcoming visit and how your business can make the most of all the visitors?
    http://planphilly.com

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Dance Remains: Choreographer Olive Prince on her anticipated Fringe show OF OUR REMNANTS

...behind the show and her collaboration with a visual artist and dancers. [The Iron Factory, 118 Fontain Street, 3rd Floor] September 9-12, 2015; fringearts.com/of-our-remnants...

    Dance Remains: Choreographer Olive Prince on her anticipated Fringe show OF OUR REMNANTS
    Presented as part of the curated Fringe (Live Arts Festival) in 2010, choreographer Olive Prince is producing one of the premiere dance events of this year's Fringe Festival. Her OF OUR REMNANTS "is an intimate site-specific work where visual art and dance collide".
    http://phindie.com

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14 Things to Do in Philly This Week

...and food trucks. Thursday, September 3rd, 6 pm, free, Kensington CAPA High School Football Field, 1901 North Front Street...

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...for their smooth jazz stylings. Monday, August 31st, 6:30 pm, free, Philadelphia City Institute, 1905 Locust Street

Join Angie from Studio 34 this Tuesday for a Sunrise Yoga class that is sure to be a perfect way to start your day at The Porch. This an all-levels session: All you need to bring is your own mat and some zen. Tuesday, September 1st, 7 am, free, The Porch, 2955 Market Street

...card in order to take part. Tuesday, September 1st, 10:30 am, free, Free Library, 1901 Vine Street

...It’ll be fun to find out. September 1-20, 8 pm, $25, Physick House, 321 South 4th Street...

...Netanel, and Sherri Nicole. Tuesday, September 1st, 7 pm, free, Wooden Shoe Books and Records, 704 South Street

...will also be featured. Wednesday, September 2nd, 5 pm, pay as you go, Dilworth Park, 1 South 15th Street

...Jacob Whitesides and Ryland. Thursday, September 3rd, 7 pm, $29.50-45, The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue

...pre-gamer for your Fringe Festival experience. Thursday, September 3rd, $20-$50, Kung Fu Necktie, 1250 North Front Street...

    14 Things to Do in Philly This Week
    Fringe Festival kicks off, all kinds of free events at the Porch, Movies on the Block in Kensington and more ways to spend your last official week of summer. Read More About: Philadelphia Sunday, Things to Do in Philly This Week Audrey's Tale They Believed What? Eight Philly Religious Fanatics
    http://www.phillymag.com

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  • First Day of School, Hooray!

    Mrs. Ciampaglia is asking for $219.48:
    My students need basic school supplies such as pencils, markers, and crayons.
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Philly Phreak Show!

1701 n. 2nd street

    Philly Phreak Show!
    Philly Phreak Show is the Philadelphia Regional Burning Man Midway Project for 2015. Their Museum of Oddities and Curiosities is currently on tour for the Summer collecting artistry and stories to share along the way.
    http://www.theresourceexchange.org

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Mario Zacharjasz (B Arch) Named to Philadelphia Business Journal's 2015 annual Minority Business Leaders List

2001 North 13th Street

    Mario Zacharjasz (B Arch) Named to Philadelphia Business Journal's 2015 annual Minority Business Leaders List
    Mario Zacharjasz, founding partner and principal of PZS Architects and Tyler Bachelor of Architecture alumnus, was named to the Philadelphia Business Journal's 2015 annual Minority Business Leaders li
    http://tyler.temple.edu

3 days ago

17 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

...transformation in real time. Should be quite stirring. August 28-30, times, free, Maas Building, 1325 North Randolph Street, 5th Street Entrance...

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...before you go: Friday-Saturday, August 28-29, 7:30 pm, $22, Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom Street...

...to work every day. Friday-Sunday, August 28-30, various prices (mostly free), Tattooed Moms, 530 South Street...

...and snacks. Purchase tickets online here. Friday, August 28th, 7 pm, $15, Philadelphia Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street...

...grub courtesy of Phoebe’s BBQ and Sweet Lavender. Saturday, August 29th 12-6 pm, 1622 Point Breeze Avenue...

...s fun for the whole family. Saturday, August 29th, 6 pm, free, University City District, 3940-42 Chestnut Street...

...3 pm. Tickets are now on sale here and the Mann box office, located at 52nd Street and Parkside Avenue. —Sarah Jordan

If you’re a fan of zine culture, get to Philadelphia’s festival of small presses. The festival will feature "radical, informative, and even humorous publications" from folks like Jo-Jo Sherrow, Derek Marks and Benji Nate. Sunday, August 30th, noon-7 pm, the Rotunda, 4014 Walnut Street.

...special techniques taught during the class. Sunday, August 30th, 1 pm, $18, Bartram's Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Boulevard...

...this weekend. Open till Sunday, August 30th, 10 am, $5, The Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway...

...Blockbuster Entertainment Awards. Listen before you go: "Fly Away." Sunday, August 30, 8pm, Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue. —Chelsey Hamilton

    17 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend
    Philly Naked Bike Ride, the Philadelphia Podcast Festival, Art Market at Point Breeze Pop-Up and more. Read More About: Philly Naked Bike Ride, Things to Do in Philly, Things to Do in Philly This Weekend Interview: Stephen Marley PHS Announces Theme for 2016 Philadelphia Flower Show
    http://www.phillymag.com

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James H. Burdick, 95, executive in financial services

A memorial service is to be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church, 625 Montgomery Ave. Interment is to be private.

    James H. Burdick, 95, executive in financial services
    Posted: Friday, August 28, 2015, 1:08 AM James H. Burdick, 95, formerly of Strafford, an executive in the financial services industry and a community volunteer, died Saturday, Aug. 22, of congestive heart failure at Shannondell at Valley Forge. Born in Bryn Mawr, he started as an office boy in the financial services business.
    http://www.philly.com

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Art Historians in the summer: Joseph Kopta in Venice teaching for Pratt University

2001 North 13th Street

    Art Historians in the summer: Joseph Kopta in Venice teaching for Pratt University
    Ph.D. student Joseph Kopta taught the course, The Art History of Venice, during June and July on site in Venice, Italy for Pratt in Venice (prattinvenice.com), Pratt Institute's
    http://tyler.temple.edu

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Barton Hall is Coming Down

...that a visit was in order to the Creperie at Temple food truck on the 1200 block of Norris Street. On this lunch-seeking mission, we were unaware of two things. First, classes have started...

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    Barton Hall is Coming Down
    Earlier this week we were in the mood for a crepe, and we decided that a visit was in order to the Creperie at Temple food truck on the 1200 block of Norris Street. On this lunch-seeking mission, we were unaware of two things.
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4 days ago

Larry’s Steaks Burglarized

Larry’s Steaks has been a favorite on St. Joe’s campus since 1956. In recent years the cheesesteak shop has added locations at 9th and Girard and in Feasterville.

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Larry Steaks at 920 West Girard Avenue, a branch of the popular St. Joseph’s University cheesesteak shop was

    Larry's Steaks Burglarized - Foobooz
    Larry Steaks at 920 West Girard Avenue, a branch of the popular St. Joseph's University cheesesteak shop was burglarized early in the morning of Thursday, August 20th. According to the Philadelphia Police, "an unknown male gained entry to Larry's Steaks located at 920 West Girard Avenue by shattering the front door glass of the business.
    http://www.phillymag.com

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Steak shop burglarized in North Philadelphia

It happened on August 20 at Larry's Steaks on the 900 block of West Girard Avenue.

    Steak shop burglarized in North Philadelphia
    Police are looking for a suspect who burglarized a steak shop in North Philadelphia last week. It happened on August 20 at Larry's Steaks on the 900 block of West Girard Avenue. Surveillance cameras caught the burglar shattering the front door to the restaurant around 4:30 a.m.
    http://6abc.com

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  • Theft

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      1900 Block Liacouras Walk August 24, 2015 @ 4:12 p.m. Comment
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Civic Design Review Committee Meeting, agenda attached

3. 1901-1947 N. Park Avenue, (For Information Only), zoned SP-INS – 215,840 sq. ft. library with accessory spaces for...

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WhereOne Parkway, 1515 Arch Street, Rm 18-029 

1. 400 Reed Street, (Second Hearing), zoned RMX-2, 263,648 sq. ft., 95 single-family residential units on...

2. 1300 Fairmount Avenue, zoned CMX-4, 679,560 sq. ft., new mixed-use development including 486 single-family...

    Civic Design Review Committee Meeting, agenda attached
    CDR Committee Meeting WhenTue, September 1, 1pm - 5pm WhereOne Parkway, 1515 Arch Street, Rm 18-029 Tentative Agenda Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 1:00PM Room 18-029, One Parkway Building, 1515 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 1. 400 Reed Street, (Second Hearing), zoned RMX-2, 263,648 sq.
    http://planphilly.com

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