5 hours ago

Sci-Fi Explosion: Star Trek 50th Anniversary Edition at PhilaMOCA

@ PhilaMOCA, 531 N. 12th Street

    Sci-Fi Explosion: Star Trek 50th Anniversary Edition at PhilaMOCA
    Space might be the final frontier, but Star Trek has been discovering that shit for 50 years. Seriously - this September marks the 50 th anniversary of Star Trek's debut, and Chris Cummins, host and producer of Sci-Fi Explosion, would like to invite you to a night of fun, laughter, and obscure Star Trek references.
    http://www.geekadelphia.com

18 hours ago

  • Basic Materials to Start the School Year!

    Mrs. Cheney is asking for $456.80:
    My students need Hammermill Paper, TFD Supplies Wholesale Bulk Earbuds, Pacon Poster Boards, Oxford Twin Pocket Folders, and other essential materials to start the school year.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

41 hours ago

Aaron Mott posted 1 photo to Flickr:
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42 hours ago

  • Shelter From the Swelter

    Mr. Jones is asking for $392.33:
    My students need an A/C unit for a comfortable classroom, where they can be focused and productive in their learning.
    William W Bodine High School Comment

2 days ago

Northern Liberties Neighbors Association Zoning Meeting

Monday, August 29, 6:30PM, NLNA office, 3rd & Fairmount. As always, the meeting is public and all are welcome to attend.

6:30PM: 962 N. American (RSA5) Gerry Gutierrez. Proposal for single-family dwelling.

7:10: 116 W. Girard (Special Exception) Zhen Jin. Proposal for takeout restaurant.

7:45: 564 N. Lawrence (RSA5) Ed Fink, Karen Albert. Proposal for a roof deck.

    Northern Liberties Neighbors Association Zoning Meeting
    Monday: August NLNA Zoning Meeting Monday, August 29, 6:30PM, NLNA office, 3rd & Fairmount. As always, the meeting is public and all are welcome to attend. 6:30PM: 962 N. American (RSA5) Gerry Gutierrez. Proposal for single-family dwelling. 7:10: 116 W. Girard (Special Exception) Zhen Jin. Proposal for takeout restaurant.
    http://planphilly.com

2 days ago

Aaron Mott posted 1 photo to Flickr:

3 days ago

  • Tools for Growing Students

    Teacher Hwang is asking for $216.78:
    My students need a document camera so I can provide them with visual support for our lessons. The new scissors will help them complete projects.
    Folk Art-Cultural Treasures Charter School Comment

4 days ago

14 Must-See Concerts Hitting Philly This September

Where:Electric Factory, 421 N. 7th Street

Where:The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 E. Allen Street

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Where:The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue

Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street

Where:Theatre of The Living Arts, 334 South Street

Where:Lincoln Financial Field, 1020 Pattison Avenue

    14 Must-See Concerts Hitting Philly This September
    Photo courtesy Festival Pier Big names in music hit Philly stadiums, stages and festivals all month long... Though the busy summer music season begins to wind down this month, there's no shortage of artists making stops in Philadelphia in September.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

4 days ago

Philadelphia Animal Adoption Agencies

860 N. 3rd Street

1030 N. 2nd Street

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111 W. Hunting Park Avenue

1242 Lombard Street

1328 S. 24th Street

1546 Frankford Avenue

On September 26 only, PSPCA will be giving $50 off all dog adoptions, and select dogs for just $1! Take advantage of this amazing opportunity from 1-8 PM at 350 E. Erie Avenue to provide loving homes for dogs in need– which every pet deserves!

100 N. 2nd Street

    Philadelphia Animal Adoption Agencies | Philly PR Girl
    In honor of National Dog Day on August 26, we're shedding light on Philadelphia animal adoption agencies to help make a difference. Not only can adoption change a dog's life, but it can affect your life for the better, too. There are thousands of dogs, whether in shelters or ...
    http://phillyprgirl.com

4 days ago

Paesano's Does You One Better, Opens on Temple's Campus

...shop closed temporarily for a move just two doors down from its original location (from 152 West Girard Avenue to 148 West Girard Avenue). As of this morning, the NoLibs Paesano's is officially...

...move just two doors down from its original location (from 152 West Girard Avenue to 148 West Girard Avenue). As of this morning, the NoLibs Paesano's is officially reopened on the ground floor...

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Peter McAndrew's (Modo Mio, Monsu, Heffe Tacos, and La Porta) famous "Philly-style" sandwich shop, Paesano's, with locations in the Italian Market, Northern Liberties, and Margate, NJ, opened its first university campus location at 2012 North Broad Street, according to a report by Foobooz.

    Paesano's Does You One Better, Opens on Temple's Campus
    Peter McAndrew's (Modo Mio, Monsu, Heffe Tacos, and La Porta) famous "Philly-style" sandwich shop, Paesano's, with locations in the Italian Market, Northern Liberties, and Margate, NJ, opened its first university campus location at 2012 North Broad Street, according to a report by Foobooz.
    http://philly.eater.com

4 days ago

Paesano’s Opens at Temple, NoLibs Moves; Menu Expands

Paesano’s Old Style Sandwiches officially says goodbye to its original location at 152 West Girard Avenue as it opens this morning at 148 West Girard Avenue. The new Paesano’s is located at the base of a newly constructed mixed-use building and has seating for more than 20.

Paesano’s Old Style Sandwiches officially says goodbye to its original location at 152 West Girard Avenue as it opens this morning at 148 West Girard Avenue. The new Paesano’s is located at the base of a newly constructed mixed-use building and has seating for more than 20.

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200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

In other Paesano’s news, the Temple University location is now open at 2012 North Broad Street. The Temple location will have late-night hours Thursday through Saturday, staying open until 3 a.m.

    Paesano's Opens at Temple, NoLibs Moves; Menu Expands
    Paesano's Old Style Sandwiches officially says goodbye to its original location at 152 West Girard Avenue as it opens this morning at 148 West Girard Avenue. The new Paesano's is located at the base of a newly constructed mixed-use building and has seating for more than 20.
    http://www.phillymag.com

4 days ago

The Ultimate Guide to Dance at the 2016 Fringe Festival

Sept 9-24 | The Latvian Society | 531 N. 7th St, Philadelphia PA, 19123 | $30.00-$40.00 | 60 minutes

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FringeArts, 140 N Columbus Blvd (at Race St)

Sep 13-15 | 8:00pm | $29 Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut St

Sept 24 | Performance Garage |1515 Brandywine St, Philadelphia PA, 19130 | $15.00 | 60 minutes

Sept 11 | Levitt Auditorium, Gershman Hall, 401 South Broad Street, Philadelphia| $15.00 | 60 minutes

Sept 23-24 | Mama’s Wellness Joint |1100 Pine St, Philadelphia PA, 19107 | $5.00 | 60 minutes

Sept 20-22 | Franky Bradley’s |1320 Chancellor St, Philadelphia PA, 19107 | $15.00 | 90 minutes

Sept 22-24 | Brian Sanders’ Junk |2040 Christian St, Philadelphia PA, 19146 | $18.00 | 60 minutes

Sept 9 | Philadelphia Art Alliance |251 South 18th St, Philadelphia PA, 19103 | $15.00 | 120 minutes

Sept 18, 21, 24 | Sculpture Courtyard |1714 N Mascher St, Philadelphia PA, 19122| $15.00 | 75 minutes

Sept 9-10 | Maas Building | 1320 North 5th St, Philadelphia PA, 19122 |$16.00 Indoors, $10.00 Garden View | 60 minutes

Sept 9-10 | Conwell Dance Theater | 1801 N Broad St, Philadelphia PA, 19122 | $20.00 | 60 minutes

Sept 17-20 | Vox Populi Aux Performance Space | 319 N 11th St (Third Floor), Philadelphia PA, 19107 | $20.00 | 60 minutes

Sept 12-13 | Arden Theater Co, Studio Theater | 62 N 2nd St, Philadelphia PA, 19106 | $10.00 | 65 minutes

Sept 9- 10 | Christ Church Neighborhood House | 20 N American St, Philadelphia PA, 19106 | $17.00 | 55 minutes

Sept 9-10, 16-17, 23-24 | Philly PACK | 729 S 4th St, Philadelphia PA, 19147 | $20.00 | 30 minutes

Sept 16-17 | Chi Movement Arts Center, Home of KYL/D | 1316 S 9th St, Philadelphia PA, 19147 | $20.00 | 90 minutes

Sept 17-18 | The Rotunda | 4014 Walnut St, Philadelphia PA, 19104 | $15.00 | 80 minutes

Sept 16-18 | CEC Meeting House Theatre | 3500 Lancaster Ave, Philadelphia PA, 19104 | $15.00 | 75 minutes

Sept 24 | University City Arts League | 4226 Spruce St, Philadelphia PA, 19104 | $7.00 | 45 minutes

    The Ultimate Guide to Dance at the 2016 Fringe Festival
    Republished by kind permission from The Dance Journal The Fringe Festival, presented by FringeArts, is a 17-day, city-wide celebration of innovation and creativity in contemporary performance. Each September, the Festival explodes into every nook and cranny in neighborhoods across Philadelphia and online with more than 1,000 artistically daring performances, including national and international performances curated by FringeArts, and works that are produced by independent artists and promoted by FringeArts.
    http://phindie.com

4 days ago

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

  • Basic Needs to Keep 3rd Graders Healthy and Organized!

    Mrs. Cheney is asking for $574.29:
    My students need a Leveled Library Mobile Storage Cart (and bins), Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, Bounty paper towels, a vacuum cleaner, and other cleaning supplies to help keep our classroom organized and clean.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment
  • Cozy Classroom Rug for Ready to Read 3rd Graders!

    Ms. Murphy is asking for $490.24:
    My students need a pencil sharpener and a cozy classroom carpet for morning meeting activities, daily reading, and whole group instruction.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

5 days ago

NLNA August Zoning Meeting August 29

NLNA office, 700 N. 3rd St., 6:30PM. As always, the meeting is public and all are welcome to attend.

(6:30) 962 N. American St. – RSA5 – Gerry Gutierrez – A proposal for a single-family dwelling.

(7:10) 116 W. Girard Ave. – Special Exception – Zhen Jin – A proposal for a takeout restaurant.

(7:45) 564 N. Lawrence St. – RSA5 – Ed Fink (Karen Albert) – A propsal for a roof deck.

    NLNA August Zoning Meeting August 29
    NLNA office, 700 N. 3rd St., 6:30PM. As always, the meeting is public and all are welcome to attend. AGENDA Monday 8/29/16 (6:30) 962 N. American St. - RSA5 - Gerry Gutierrez - A proposal for a single-family dwelling. (7:10) 116 W. Girard Ave.
    http://www.nlna.org

5 days ago

Best Boozy Brunches in Philadelphia

637 N 3rd Street, Northern Liberties

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3420 Sansom Street, University City

15 S 3rd Street, Old City

48 S 11th Street, South Philly

2301 Fairmount Avenue, Fairmount

    Best Boozy Brunches in Philadelphia | Philly PR Girl
    Brunch is not just a meal. It is something that you plan your weekend around, especially for mornings that seem impossible without the hair of the dog. The combination of bacon, eggs and mimosas is simply one that cannot be beat. So for all of our fellow brunch fanatics, we've ...
    http://phillyprgirl.com

5 days ago

Smashadelphia II Brings the Animated Pain

...to be a spectator at the event, which will be held at District N9NE at 460 N 9th Street on September 11th from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.. If you cannot attend the...

    Smashadelphia II Brings the Animated Pain
    With the advent of competitive gaming reaching a broader mainstream audience in recent years, it comes as no surprise that there are vibrant communities surrounding a myriad of games across a multitude of genres. In general, fighting games are best suited for organized tournaments and vibrant communities that encourage friendly competition and cash prizes.
    http://www.geekadelphia.com

6 days ago

Sex Public and Private: Artist lovers bring STORY OF MY EYE to the Fringe

...Fringe time. Phindie talked to Zach and Jenni to find out more. [Kung Fu Necktie, 1250 N. Front Street] September 7-12, 2016; storyofmyeye.com; fringearts.com/story-of-my-eye...

    Sex Public and Private: Artist lovers bring STORY OF MY EYE to the Fringe
    In a world over-saturated by porn and hypersexualized media still squeamish about sexuality, how can anyone have a healthy romantic and sexual relationship? Zach Trebino and Jenni Messner are lovers and artistic collaborators. Their new show STORY OF MY EYE interrogates human sexuality, taboos, consumer culture, and the pervasive influence of media on private behavior to address these questions.
    http://phindie.com

6 days ago

Community Meeting Reveals Widespread Indignation With Jewelers Row Demolition

...Co. will open “Revolutions,” a 52,000-square-foot sports bar and grille concept at 1009 Canal Street in the upcoming Penn Treaty Village, reports the Philadelphia Business Journal. The 26-lane boutique...

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...developer Myron J. Berman’s residential conversion of what was originally a Cadillac garage at 142 North Broad Street. The design, from BLT Architects, adds a four-story to the current six-story garage...

    Community Meeting Reveals Widespread Indignation With Jewelers Row Demolition
    Jake Blumgart recounts last night's emotional Washington Square West Civic Association zoning meeting, in which about 70 people decried the Toll Brothers planned demolition of part of Jewelers Row. Especially consternating to the merchants in attendance was the developers' pitch that the street needs such a historically amnesic intervention to sustain its viability.
    http://hiddencityphila.org

6 days ago

Weekly Entertainment Guide - Dog Days

...and studio in Philadelphia. Accompanied by a publication, 600 Washington Square South, Philadelphia. Pictured: "Trestletown," 10th and Hamilton 10th Floor, 2012, acrylic on linen, 36 x 48 inches...

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...August 27, 12:30pm, with an indoor and outdoor stage at Connie's Ric-Rac, 1132 S. 9th Street, in the heart of Philadelphia's Italian Market. Hosted by the Wallace Brothers Band (pictured...

    Weekly Entertainment Guide - Dog Days
    WHYY's Robin Bloom on what not to miss this week in the Philadelphia region. What's Happening Brooklyn Brewery Philly Mash Tour The Brooklyn Brewery Philly Mash Tour is a cultural festival that explores communities in cities around the world through food, music, art and beer.
    http://www.newsworks.org

6 days ago

We finally got a Slip & Slide in Philly, and a Zip Line at the same time

...Recently the former Piazza underwent a name change to The Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons (1001 N 2nd St), so this was one of the first events to happen under the new moniker, and...

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1426-28 Chestnut Street

1521 Locust Street

    We finally got a Slip & Slide in Philly, and a Zip Line at the same time | Philly Chit Chat
    August 24, 2016 by HughE Dillon We finally got a Slip & Slide in Philly Sunday afternoon, Schmidt's Commons hosted the Ultimate Summer BBQ. Recently the former Piazza underwent a name change to The Piazza at Schmidt's Commons (1001 N 2nd St), so this was one of the first events to happen under the new moniker, and it drew a nice crowd from the neighborhood as well as the City, despite the ominous clouds.
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

Aug 23

Family ‘Heartbroken’ After Phila. City Employee Shot, Killed Outside Parent’s Home

At 5:00 p.m. on that day, the family heard shots. Police say as Boyer was walking to his mother’s door on the 600 block of N. 12th Street, two men fired 13 times, hitting Boyer twice in the head and once in the back. By 8:30 p.m., he had died at Hahnemann Hospital.

    Family 'Heartbroken' After Phila. City Employee Shot, Killed Outside Parent's Home
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - For the family of 25-year-old Leonard Boyer III, Saturday was supposed to be like any other weekend. It wasn't anyone's birthday, no specific reason to gather, other than to just be around one another. That was the plan.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Aug 23

City Commissioners Office Staffer Slain Outside Mother’s House

Per police reports, Boyer was killed on the 600 block of North 12th Street — the Daily News says he was outside of his mother’s North Philadelphia home. He was shot in the back and head by two unidentified men.

    City Commissioners Office Staffer Slain Outside Mother's House
    Police say Leonard Boyer III was shot in the back and head by two men who remain at large. Leonard Boyer III, a staffer in the Philadelphia City Commissioners office, was shot to death outside his North Philadelphia home on Saturday. He was 25.
    http://www.phillymag.com

Aug 23

Employee in City Commissioners office fatally shot Sunday afternoon

Boyer was shot in his back and head at 5 p.m. by two unidentified men as he got out of his car on the 600 block of North 12th Street, just blocks from the popular Union Transfer concert venue, police said.

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At 12:55 a.m. Saturday on the 800 block of East Hilton Street in Kensington, Nacier Robinson, 21, was shot several times in his head, neck, and face...

...was shot several times in his head, neck, and face, police said. Robinson, of the 3100 block of Weymouth Street, was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:50 a...

Around 7:25 a.m. Sunday, Gordon Branch, 36, was found with blunt-force trauma to the back of his head on the 4100 block of North Broad Street in Nicetown, police said. He was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 7:38 a.m.

Police said Branch, of the 1300 block of Jerome Street, was involved in an altercation, and an unidentified person of interest is in custody.

    City Commissioners staffer slain in front of mother's home, one of 4 weekend homicides
    As a staffer in the Philadelphia City Commissioners office, Leonard Boyer III helped to make sure every voter's voice counted on Election Day. But Boyer's own voice was silenced Saturday when two gunmen fatally shot him in broad daylight in front of his mother's North Philadelphia home, according to police.
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 23

FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force Search for Bank Robbery Suspect in the 1st, 26th Districts

This subject is believed also responsible for the August 19, 2016 attempted robbery of the Citizens Bank branch located at 6201 North 5th Street, and the robbery 40 minutes later of the Hyperion Bank branch located at 199 West Girard Avenue.

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The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the attempted robbery today of the Wells Fargo Bank branch located at 2300 Snyder Avenue.

This subject is believed also responsible for the August 19, 2016 attempted robbery of the Citizens Bank branch located at 6201 North 5th Street, and the robbery 40 minutes later of the Hyperion Bank branch located at 199 West Girard Avenue.

    FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force Search for Bank Robbery Suspect in the 1st, 26th Districts
    The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public's assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the attempted robbery today of the Wells Fargo Bank branch located at 2300 Snyder Avenue. At approximately 9:05 a.m., the subject entered the bank and showed a teller a demand note.
    http://blog.phillypolice.com

Aug 23

Serial bank robber sought in Philly

Then, about 10 a.m., he gave a demand note to a teller at the Hyperion Bank branch at 199 W. Girard Ave. in North Phialdelphia. The man fled after obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash in that heist.

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The most recent attempted heist happened about 9 a.m. Monday, when the suspect gave a demand note to a teller at the Wells Fargo Bank branch at 2300 Snyder Avenue in the Girard Park section of South Philadelphia.

He first tried to rob the Citizens Bank branch at 6201 N. 5th St. in Olney at about 9:20 a.m. by verbally demanding cash, but left without getting any money.

    Serial bank robber sought in Philly
    Authorities are asking for help tracking down a serial bank robber in Philadelphia. Since Friday, the man has robbed one bank and tried to hold up two other branches, according to the FBI. The most recent attempted heist happened about 9 a.m.
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 23

City Commissioners staffer slain in front of mother's home, one of 4 weekend homicides

Boyer was shot in his back and head at 5 p.m. by two unidentified men as he got out of his car on the 600 block of North 12th Street, just blocks from the popular Union Transfer concert venue, police said.

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At 12:55 a.m. Saturday on the 800 block of East Hilton Street in Kensington, Nacier Robinson, 21, was shot several times in his head, neck, and face...

...was shot several times in his head, neck, and face, police said. Robinson, of the 3100 block of Weymouth Street, was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:50 a...

Around 7:25 a.m. Sunday, Gordon Branch, 36, was found with blunt-force trauma to the back of his head on the 4100 block of North Broad Street in Nicetown, police said. He was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 7:38 a.m.

Police said Branch, of the 1300 block of Jerome Street, was involved in an altercation, and an unidentified person of interest is in custody.

    City Commissioners staffer slain in front of mother's home, one of 4 weekend homicides
    As a staffer in the Philadelphia City Commissioners office, Leonard Boyer III helped to make sure every voter's voice counted on Election Day. But Boyer's own voice was silenced Saturday when two gunmen fatally shot him in broad daylight in front of his mother's North Philadelphia home, according to police.
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 23

  • North Philadelphia Readers

    Mrs. Threadgill is asking for $386.07:
    My students need 25 copies of Third and Indiana: A Novel.
    Math Civics & Sciences Charter School Comment

Aug 23

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Salsa dancing in NoLibs, Community Day in Frankford and fishing on the Wissahickon

Piazza at Schmidts, 1001 N. 2nd St., Philadelphia

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Deni Park, 1381 Ruan Street, Philadelphia

    PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Salsa dancing in NoLibs, Community Day in Frankford and fishing on the Wissahickon
    Check out our picks for the week's top events. Looking to try your hand (and feet!) at something new? Check out Salsa Night for a free lesson before a few hours of dancing! The class will be provided by Philadelphia Dance Foundation Executive Director Jackie Fisher at 7 p.m.
    http://www.flyingkitemedia.com

Aug 22

City Commissioners staffer slain in front of mother's home, one of 4 weekend homicides

Boyer was shot in his back and head at 5 p.m. by two unidentified men as he got out of his car on the 600 block of North 12th Street, just blocks from the popular Union Transfer concert venue, police said.

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At 12:55 a.m. Saturday on the 800 block of East Hilton Street in Kensington, Nacier Robinson, 21, was shot several times in his head, neck and face...

...was shot several times in his head, neck and face, police said. Robinson, of the 3100 block of Weymouth Street, was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:50 a...

Around 7:25 a.m. Sunday, Gordon Branch, 36, was found with blunt force trauma to the back of his head on the 4100 block of North Broad Street in Nicetown, police said. He was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 7:38 a.m.

Police said Branch, of the 1300 block of Jerome Street, was involved in an altercation, and an unidentified person of interest is in custody.

    City Commissioners staffer slain in front of mother's home, one of 4 weekend homicides
    As a staffer in the Philadelphia City Commissioners office, Leonard Boyer III helped to make sure every voter's voice counted on Election Day. But Boyer's own voice was silenced Saturday when two gunmen fatally shot him in broad daylight in front of his mother's North Philadelphia home, according to police.
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 22

Man killed in North Philly shooting was recent college grad

He was found lying on the sidewalk in the 600 block of North 12th Street.

    Man killed in North Philly was recent college grad
    Police have identified the victim of a shooting in North Philadelphia as a recent college graduate. Leonard Boyer III, who also has a young daughter, was shot to death on Saturday night. He was found lying on the sidewalk in the 600 block of North 12th Street.
    http://6abc.com

Aug 22

Victim stabbed at Old City bar dies, homicide tally rises

...Boyer III, 25, was found with gunshot wounds to his head and back on the 600 block of North 12th Street in North Philadelphia, police said. Boyer, who lived on the block where he was shot...

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Around the same time Saturday on the 800 block of East Hilton Street in Kensington, Nacier Robinson, 21, was shot several times in his head, neck and face...

...Robinson, 21, was shot several times in his head, neck and face. Robinson, of the 3100 block of Weymouth Street, was taken to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 2:50 a...

...36, was found with blunt force trauma to the back of his head on the 4100 block of North Broad Street in Nicetown, police said. He was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced...

...where he was pronounced dead at 7:38 a.m. Police said Branch, of the 1300 block of Jerome Street, was involved in an altercation and a person of interest is in custody, but authorities...

    Victim stabbed at Old City bar dies, homicide tally rises
    A New Jersey man who was stabbed inside of the Bleu Martini bar in Old City early Saturday morning died from his injuries Sunday afternoon, making him the city's fourth homicide victim of the weekend, police said. Philadelphia's homicide tally for the year now stands at 181 people, up from 166 people at this time last year, according to police department statistics.
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 22

FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force Search for Bank Robbery Suspect in the 26th District

The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the robbery of the Hyperion Bank branch located at 199 West Girard Avenue on August 19, 2016.

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The same subject is believed also responsible for the attempted robbery 40 minutes earlier of the Citizens Bank branch located at 6201 North 5th Street. He made a verbal demand for cash, but soon fled the bank empty-handed.

    FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force Search for Bank Robbery Suspect in the 26th District
    The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public's assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the robbery of the Hyperion Bank branch located at 199 West Girard Avenue on August 19, 2016. At approximately 10 a.m., the subject entered the bank and passed a teller a demand note.
    http://blog.phillypolice.com

Aug 22

Wild West Philly shootout and Old City bar stabbing among weekend crime

...man who was shot twice in the head and once in the back on the 600 block of North 12th Street in North Philadelphia around 5 p.m. Saturday was pronounced dead at 8:28 p...

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At 1:50 a.m. Saturday, a 33-year-old man who was at a table with five women inside the Bleu Martini bar, on Second Street near Market, got into an argument with people at the next table, police said.

When the woman and her neighbor arrived back at their homes on the 100 block of South 55th Street in West Philadelphia, she was able to get her young daughter and brother into the...

Around 7:22 a.m. Sunday, a man in his 30s was found with blunt-force trauma to the back of his head on the 4100 block of North Broad Street in Nicetown, according to police. The victim, whose identity was not released, was pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital.

    Wild West Philly shootout and Old City bar stabbing among weekend crime
    A stabbing at an Old City bar and a shootout in West Philadelphia among seven men - three of whom were found to have acted in self defense - were among the violent incidents this weekend in Philadelphia, according to police. - Stephanie Farr, Philadelphia Inquirer
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 21

Man dies after North Philadelphia shooting; 2 sought

It happened around 5 p.m. Saturday on the 600 block of North 12th Street.

    Man dies after North Philadelphia shooting
    A man is dead after a shooting in North Philadelphia. It happened around 5 p.m. Saturday on the 600 block of North 12th Street. Police say a 25-year-old man was shot multiple times. He was rushed Hahnemann University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 8:22 p.m.
    http://6abc.com

Aug 20

Man critical after North Philadelphia shooting; 2 sought

It happened around 5 p.m. Saturday on the 600 block of North 12th Street.

    Man critical after North Philadelphia shooting
    A man is in critical condition after a shooting in North Philadelphia. It happened around 5 p.m. Saturday on the 600 block of North 12th Street. Police say a man was shot multiple times. He was rushed Hahnemann University Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.
    http://6abc.com

Aug 20

Ultimate Summer Cookout Heats Up Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons

The Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons (1001 N 2nd St) celebrates a new chapter with The Ultimate Summer Cookout in Northern Liberties on Sunday, August...

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...and coordinated South Street Spring Festival, which now annually attracts over 55,000 people to South Street and Headhouse Square every spring...

    Ultimate Summer Cookout Heats Up Piazza at Schmidt's Commons
    The Piazza at Schmidt's Commons (1001 N 2nd St) celebrates a new chapter with The Ultimate Summer Cookout in Northern Liberties on Sunday, August 21, 2016 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm. Get ready for the grand finale of summer with a brand new, all-day, backyard party featuring summer eats and sips, live music, DJs, sand pits,...
    http://phillylovesfun.wordpress.com

Aug 20

Man wanted in 2 Philadelphia bank robberies

Then 40 minutes later, police say he held up the Hyperion Bank, located on the 100 block of West Girard Avenue.

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The first was around 9:20 a.m. Friday at the Citizens Bank, located on the 6000 block of North 5th Street.

    Man wanted in 2 Philadelphia bank robberies
    The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public's assistance to identify and locate a man wanted in two bank robberies. The first was around 9:20 a.m. Friday at the Citizens Bank, located on the 6000 block of North 5th Street. Police say the man demanded cash, but fled empty-handed.
    http://6abc.com

Aug 19

Northern Liberties home impresses, asks $585K

The asking price of this home at 835 N. Lawrence Street is $585,000.

    Northern Liberties home impresses, asks $585K
    There's been so much new construction in Northern Liberties over the past few years that even homes built within the past five years are being renovated. Take this corner property, which was built in 2011 and is back on the market with a new kitchen.
    http://philly.curbed.com

Aug 18

Goose Island Brewpub Coming to Fillmore Complex

A brewery liquor license is pending for 33 East Laurel Street in Philadelphia. The name on the permit is Goose Island Brewpub. The location is adjacent...

    Goose Island Brewpub Coming to Fillmore Complex
    A brewery liquor license is pending for 33 East Laurel Street in Philadelphia. The name on the permit is Goose Island Brewpub. The location is adjacent to the recently opened Punchline comedy club that is part of the Fillmore complex. Goose Island is wholly owned by Anheuser-Busch InBev and is known for its line of...
    http://www.phillymag.com

Aug 18

LGBTQ Event of the Week: SuperDope House Party

Summer of Summer: 10 p.m. at The Trestle Inn, 339 North 11th Street.

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The event takes place Saturday, August 20th, at 9 p.m. at Tabu, 200 South 12th Street. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online.

Lil’ Steph Presents Rasputin’s Room: 7 p.m. at Frankly Bradley’s, 1320 Chancellor Street.

Gilbert & Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance: 8 p.m. at Randall Theater at Temple University, 1301 West Norris Street.

Stomp the Runway Fashion Show: 7 p.m. at 2300 Arena, 2300 South Swanson Street.

    LGBTQ Event of the Week: SuperDope House Party
    Plus other awesome events worthy of your attendance. For its eclectic taste in diverse music genres and its ambition in turning such passion into one big Gayborhood showstopper, SuperDope House Party is this week's LGBTQ Event of the Week. "I am so excited to bring SuperDope House Party back into the scene," said event producer Stro Kyle.
    http://www.phillymag.com

Aug 18

Tonight Picks: A Duo Of Parks On Tap, Free Admission To The Barnes Foundation And More

Where:The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street

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Where:City Hall Courtyard, 1 S. 15th Street

Where:Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Penn Treaty Park, 1341 N. Delaware Avenue

Where:Evil Genius Brew Garden, 1731-1733 N. Front Street

Where:Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:WHYY Inc, 150 S. 6th Street

    Tonight Picks: A Duo Of Parks On Tap, Free Admission To The Barnes Foundation And More
    Photo by C. Smyth for Visit Philadelphia Spend your Thursday night at beer gardens, parks, movie nights and more... Summer nights are chock-full of great events in Philadelphia. Tonight, Parks on Tap - the city's popular traveling beer garden - pops up at two different locations for plenty of outdoor eating and drinking.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

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