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Jun 23

17th Police District "Summer Block Party" Committed to Raising the Bar (Sat., June 25, 2016)

Come out to Meet & Greet, 17th Police District Captain and Officers. There will be fun games and activities for the children. Agencies with information. Location: 1200 Point Breeze Avenue on Saturday, 25th June (10:00am to 6:00pm).

Jun 22

Neighbors Seem to Like Senior Housing Plan at Broad & Ellsworth

Finally, it seems that the southwest corner of Broad & Ellsworth is moving in the right direction. For those unfamiliar with this property, the adjacent Saint...

    Neighbors Seem to Like Senior Housing Plan at Broad & Ellsworth
    Finally, it seems that the southwest corner of Broad & Ellsworth is moving in the right direction. For those unfamiliar with this property, the adjacent Saint Rita of Cascia Shrine has for years been planning to extend their facility to this vacant parcel.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

Jun 22

Senior housing proposed for new St. Rita's center on South Broad

1166 S Broad Street

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Zoning board approves 80 apartments and retail at 12th and Chestnut

150 N. 6th Street

    Senior housing proposed for new St. Rita's center on South Broad
    Back in 2014, church leaders at St. Rita of Cascia, on South Broad just below Washington Avenue, unveiled a proposal for a new conference center building on the large vacant lot next to the historic church. To the consternation of the South Broad Street Neighborhood Association, the proposed new Cascia Center was a low-slung prefab shed-like structure, not particularly complementing its neighbor.
    http://planphilly.com

Jun 20

South Broad Street Neighbors Association Meeting

1606 South Broad Street – The application is for the erection of one (1) awning sign (80 Sq.ft.) for a prepared food shop (less than 20 seats) on the 1st floor with existing 3-Family dwelling above (previously approved).

1244 South Broad Street – The application is for five (5) dwelling units in an existing structure.

1148-66 South Broad Street – St. Rita of Cascia has asked to present for a “Preliminary Review” of a project for the SW corner of South Broad Street and Ellsworth Street. No zoning is currently at issue. An application has been filed at this time. This is for “preliminary review” only.

1148-66 South Broad Street – St. Rita of Cascia has asked to present for a “Preliminary Review” of a project for the SW corner of South Broad Street and Ellsworth Street. No zoning is currently at issue. An application has been filed at this time. This is for “preliminary review” only.

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1411 West Ritner Street – The application is for three (3) dwelling units in an existing structure.

    South Broad Street Neighbors Association Meeting
    Agenda: 1606 South Broad Street - The application is for the erection of one (1) awning sign (80 Sq.ft.) for a prepared food shop (less than 20 seats) on the 1st floor with existing 3-Family dwelling above (previously approved).
    http://planphilly.com

Jun 20

Philly's public pools open this week

Ridgway (1301 Carpenter St., 19147)

Anderson (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

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Max Myers (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Samuel (3459 Gaul St., 19134)

Cohox (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Feltonville (231-37 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Awbury (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Mander (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Vare (2600 Morris St, 19145)

Fox Chase (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Lawncrest (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Pleasant (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Francisville (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Christy (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Jardel (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Vogt (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

N. Liberties (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

McVeigh (400-64 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Lonnie Young (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Kendrick (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

East Poplar (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Bridesburg (4601 Richmond St., 19137)

Ziehler (200-64 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

Hunting Park (900 W. Hunting Park Ave., 19140)

Morris Estate (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Gathers (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Penrose (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Myers (5803 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

* Pickett (5700 Wayne Ave, 19144)

* Sayre (5835 Spruce St., 19139)

Jacobs (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Heitzman (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Schmidt (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Scanlon (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Dendy (1501-39 N. 10th St., 19122)

Murphy (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Hancock (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Amos (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

Athletic (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Sacks (400 Washington Ave., 19147)

Tustin (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

American Legion (6201 Torresdale Ave, 19135)

Piccoli (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

Shuler (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

ML King (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Ford (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

Mill Creek (5100 Parrish St., 19139)

Lederer (1219-25 E. Montgomery Ave., 19125)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

Cherashore (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

Belfield (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

CB Moore (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Stinger Square (3200 Dickinson St. , 19146)

    Philly's public pools open this week
    It's the first day of astronomical summer, the temperature is heating up and, just in time, Philadelphia's public pools are about to open. The city's 70 free public pools - the most per-capita of any city in the country - start to open on Wednesday. All of the pools will open by July 1.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 19

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Jun 15

Layers of Onion Dances at SoLow Fest

Headlong Dance Studios (1170 S Broad Street)

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...will next be seen in town Wednesday, March 16, 2011  at the Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom Street. I wanted to find out what some of their secrets were to their longevity and...

    Layers of Onion Dances at SoLow Fest
    Republished by kind permission from the Fringe blog. "After slicing bags of onions, I still hadn't cried. For most this would be a good thing, but for me, it was disappointment."-Talia Mason In preparation for her SoLow Fest performance, Onion Dances, Talia Mason chopped onions, attempting to cry while talking about family memories and associations with onions.
    http://phindie.com

Jun 15

Growth, Cockroaches, and *not* Micropenises: Julius Ferraro and Dani Solomon give us the SoLow down on MICROMANIA

We got the SoLow down on this compelling original piece from writer/actor Julius and director Dani Solomon. [Headlong Studios, 1170 S. Broad Street] June 16-21, 2016.

    Growth, Cockroaches, and *not* Micropenises: Julius Ferraro and Dani Solomon give us the SoLow down on MICROMANIA
    As part of SoLow Fest 2016, former Phindie theater editor Julius Ferraro presents the third iteration of his one-man psychological office cockroach drama MICROMANIA. The work "explores the human obsession (fear?) with the tiny, inconsequential, and useless. Trapped in the abominable TeamWorkShop with no tools but their minds, three coworkers will escape only by ridding the office of an (imaginary?)
    http://phindie.com

Jun 12

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Jun 08

Monthly Zoning Meeting – Tuesday, June 14

08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Monthly Zoning Meeting - Tuesday, June 14
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm PSCA monthly zoning meetings occur on the second Tuesday of the month from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Saint Maron's Maronite Church (1013 Ellsworth St).
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

Stoop of the Month Winner

08 Jun 2016 04:40 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Stoop of the Month Winner
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:40 pm Congratulations to this month's Stoop of the M onth winner! Some nice creative house numbers are always a great to make your stoop unique. We love the second floor balcony on this home and the beautiful blooms! A neatly maintained hose lets you know the flowers are well cared for.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

General Meeting – Tuesday, June 7

08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " General Meeting - Tuesday, June 7
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:43 pm Come out and meet PSCA's new officers and directors! Our next monthly General Meeting is Tuesday, June 7, at the South Philadelphia Older Adult Center (SPOAC) at 1430 E. Passyunk Ave.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

South Philly Language Exchange – Thursday, June 30

08 Jun 2016 04:44 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " South Philly Language Exchange - Thursday, June 30
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:44 pm The next South Philly Language Exchange will be on at Plaza Garibaldi (935 Washington Ave. ). All South Philly Language Exchanges begin at ! Do you want to learn some Spanish? Would you like to meet Spanish-speaking neighbors and help them to learn English, while supporting a local Mexican restaurant and building community in Passyunk Square?
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

JACKSONopoly Recap

08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " JACKSONopoly Recap
    JACKSONopoly was a huge success! We had a wonderful night. Over 100 guests attended and danced the night away as we raised funds for Jackson. We were honored to have Mayor Jim Kenney and Councilman Mark Squilla attend.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

Night Out for Kirkbride

08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Night Out for Kirkbride
    Uncategorized 08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm On Friday, May 20, 85 neighbors, teachers, and parents gathered at Industrious Office to celebrate A NIGHT OUT FOR KIRKBRIDE! The event raised over $8,000 for the Friends of Kirkbride to support Kirkbride Elementary School at 7th St. and Dickinson St.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 08

Capitolo Awesome Party – Saturday, June 25

08 Jun 2016 04:45 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Capitolo Awesome Party - Saturday, June 25
    www.capitolofleamarket.com
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Jun 08

Greening and Gardening

08 Jun 2016 04:46 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Greening and Gardening
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Jun 07

PPD SVU Community Alert 06-06-2016

PHILADELPHIA POLICE DEPARTMENT
SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT
*****************************************
INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN
Date: 6-6-16
The information provided in this release is preliminary and based on initial reports. The incident details and offender description is derived from ‘flash’ information and is subject to change pursuant to investigation. This information is not to be construed as a sole basis for probable cause or arrest.
Date/Time/Controls Location Details
6/3/2016 @ 2:00pm
16-03-31510
16-2643 300 Lombard St. 37yr old female states while walking along 300 Lombard St. an unk B/M approached her and grabbed her inappropriately. She then observed the male was indecently exposed and touching himself.
Offender: b/m, dark complex., beard, 5’6, dirty, black jacket, purple shirt, black pants…NFD
6/3/2016 @ 10:20pm

Jun 05

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Jun 03

PPD 3rd Police District Community Day Event Sat 06-04-2016 11am-4pm

PPD 3rd Police District Community Day Event Sat 06-04-2016 11am-4pm

Jun 01

12+ Excellent Ways To Celebrate Philly Beer Week June 3-12

Where:American Sardine Bar, 1800 Federal Street

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Where:The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 E. Allen Street

Where:Spruce Street Harbor Park, 401 Spruce Street

Where:Frankford Hall, 1210 Frankford Avenue

Where:Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, Philadelphia

Where:Percy Street Barbecue, 900 South Street

Where:Johnny Brenda's, Frankford Hall, Fette Sau and more Frankford Avenue bars, Frankford and Girard avenues

Where:Headhouse Square, 2nd and Lombard streets

Where:Alla Spina, 1410 Mount Vernon Street

Where:Dock Street Brewing Co, 701 S. 50th Street

    12+ Excellent Ways To Celebrate Philly Beer Week June 3-12
    Cheers! Philadelphia's ode to craft beer hits this week with major festivals and more... Philadelphia rules as a brilliant beer town all year round. Once a year, though, Philly Beer Week kicks up this city's brew-fueled goodness with hundreds of festivals, dinners, pub crawls, tastings and brewer events at pubs, restaurants, parks and other locations throughout the entire Philadelphia region throughout 10 sudsy days.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

May 31

PPD SVU Community Alert

PHILADELPHIA POLICE DEPARTMENT
SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT
*****************************************
INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN
Date: 5-30-16

The information provided in this release is preliminary and based on initial reports. The incident details and offender description is derived from ‘flash’ information and is subject to change pursuant to investigation. This information is not to be construed as a sole basis for probable cause or arrest.

Date/Time/Controls Location Details
5/29/2016 @ 3:45am

16-24-052356

16-2523 400 E. Clearfield St. 24yr old female states while walking along 400 E....

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PHILADELPHIA POLICE DEPARTMENT
SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT
*****************************************
INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN
Date: 5-30-16

The information provided in this release is preliminary and based on initial reports. The incident details and offender description is derived from ‘flash’ information and is subject to change pursuant to investigation. This information is not to be construed as a sole basis for probable cause or arrest.

Date/Time/Controls Location Details
5/29/2016 @ 3:45am

16-24-052356

16-2523 400 E. Clearfield St. 24yr old female states while walking along 400 E. Clearfield St., an unk H/M pulled her into an alleyway and attempted to sexually assault her. He then forced her into a van and fled after witnesses intervened.

Offender: 26-29/h/m, mustache, beard, black hair, black shirt, tan shorts …NFD
5/30/2016 @ 12:00am

16-03-030647

16-2541 2600 S. Front St.
30yr old female states she was abducted by an unk B/M, taken to a lot at 2600 S. Front St., and assaulted (both physically and sexually).

Offender: b/m, “Mike”, stocky build, black shirt, gray sweatpants, silver Ford F-150 ... NFD

May 29

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May 29

May 27

City Council Committee on Public Property and Public Works

An Ordinance authorizing the Commissioner of Public Property, on behalf of the City, to grant to the owner of 1140R South 15th Street an easement across a portion of a certain parcel of land known as 1129 South Sydenham Street, under certain terms and conditions.

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An Ordinance authorizing the Commissioner of Public Property, on behalf of the City of Philadelphia, to lease to the Rosemary Montagno Senior Center, Inc., the premises located at 12601 Townsend Road, under certain terms and conditions.

...Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development for the use by the City of premises located at 1101 Market Street, all under certain terms and conditions...

An Ordinance authorizing the Commissioner of Public Property, on behalf of the City of Philadelphia, to convey to the Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development, a parcel of land commonly known as 3033 West Glenwood Avenue, for further conveyance, under certain terms and conditions.

...of a certain 5 acre parcel and a certain 3.14 acre parcel located near Delaware Avenue and Tioga Street, under certain terms and conditions...

...Commerce, on behalf of the City, to acquire an approximately two acre property known as 8365 Enterprise Avenue, together with all improvements thereon, and removing a certain title exception with respect thereto, all...

    City Council Committee on Public Property and Public Works
    160334 An Ordinance authorizing the Commissioner of Public Property, on behalf of the City of Philadelphia, to convey to the Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development, all or part of a parcel of land located in the area bounded by Buttonwood Street, North 10th Street, Hamilton Street, Ridge Avenue, and North 11th Street, for further conveyance, under certain terms and conditions.
    http://planphilly.com

May 26

Updated May 26th

May 29-          Minister Orlando Jewett is ordained at Mt. Hebron Baptist Ch., 1415 Wharton St., starting 3:30 p.m. Rev. R.J. Waller, Pastor.

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May 25-         State Rep candidate Bill Pounds is hosted Fundraiser at Manayunk Kildare’s Irish Pub, 4417 Main St., 6-9 p.m. 3-hour open bar, buffet. Tickets $55, couples $95. Tickets available at door. For info: Scott Walker (267) 226-5771.

May 25-          State Sen. Anthony Williams sponsors Jazzmat Pilates at Yeadon Borough Ha., 600 Church La., Yeadon, Pa., 6 p.m.

May 26-          State Sen. Anthony Williams sponsors Dancercize at Kingsessing Rec Ctr., 4900 Kingsessing Ave., 6 p.m.

May 26-          Councilman Cindy Bass hosts Monthly Workshop at Nicetown CDC Community Rm., 4414 Germantown Ave., 6-8 p.m. Light dinner served. RSVP: (215) 685-9182.

May 26-          State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Town Hall Mtg. at Roosevelt MS, 430 E. Washington La., 6 p.m. With Councilwoman Cindy Bass and Mayor Jim Kenney’s discussing Mayor’s community-school proposal. For info (215) 686-0333.

May 26-          Lt. Gov. Mike Stack is hosted Reception at Tai Lake Restaurant, 134 N. 10th St., 6:30-8:30 p.m. Contribution levels $2,500, $1,500, $1,500, Tickets...

May 28-          Dr. Asif Hussain, Dick Hayden, Kathy Jaffari, Ken Jarin, and Sandy and Steve Sheller host Take Back Senate Fundraiser for Katie McGinty at Wanamaker Ho., 2020 Walnut St., 33rd fl.,6-7:30 p.m. RSVP: Evan Seltzer (215) 901-8271.

May 31-          State Sen. Anthony Williams sponsors Line Dancing at Eastwick Rec Ctr., 80th & Mars Pl., 5:30 p.m.

Jun. 2-            State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts “Rebuilding Your Wealth” Housing & Credit Workshop at Paschallville Free Lib., 6942 Woodland Ave., 4-7 p.m. For info: (215) 748-6712.

Jun. 2-       Councilman Bill Greenlee hosts Summer Reception at Jack’s Firehouse, 2130 Fairmount Ave., 5:30 p.m. Tickets $200. Sponsorships available. RSVP: councilmangreenlee@yahoo.com or (267) 432-4254.

Jun. 11-          Green Night Out welcomes Marian Bessey, animal advocate, at Su Xing Ho., 1508 Sansom St., 6:30 p.m. Prior reservation required. Seating limited. $25. RSVP: Green Party of Phila. (215) 843-4256 or gpop@gpop.org.

Jun. 16-          Jobs with Justice hosts Solidarity Awards Dinner at AFSCME Dist. 1199C, 1315 Locust St., 5:30. Honoring Councilmen Bill Greenlee and Wilson Goode, Jr., Ken Washington, Laren Schermerhorn and George Ricchizza. Open bar. Tickets $45 ($30 for low/fixed income).

Jun. 29-          State Rep candidate Jim Pio hosts Crawfish Boil at 7363 Claridge St., starting 3 p.m. Tickets $30, couples $50. Buy tickets in advance. For info: Republican City Committee (215) 561-0650) or Pio For PA Team (215) 356-3092.

Aug. 13-          State Rep. Mark Cohen hosts Senior & Youth Summer Health Fair at 6300-6400 Rising Sun Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Vendors, giveaways, health screenings, legislative services, games, live bands, food. For info: Sonya Thomas (215) 342-2167 or Wbrown@Pahouse.Net.

Sep. 27-   Asian American Chamber of Commerce 10th annual award banquet, Sheraton-University City, 3549 Chestnut. Ticket $65. 5:30 pm. For info 215-642-2333.

    Updated May 26th
    May 25- State Rep candidate Bill Pounds is hosted Fundraiser at Manayunk Kildare's Irish Pub, 4417 Main St., 6-9 p.m. 3-hour open bar, buffet. Tickets $55, couples $95. Tickets available at door. For info: Scott Walker (267) 226-5771. May 25- State Sen. Anthony Williams sponsors Jazzmat Pilates at Yeadon Borough Ha., 600 Church La., Yeadon, Pa., 6 p.m.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

May 24

Updated May 25

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May 22

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May 22

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May 19

PPD SVU Community Alert

PHILADELPHIA POLICE DEPARTMENT
SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT
*****************************************
INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN
Date: 5-18-16

The information provided in this release is preliminary and based on initial reports. The incident details and offender description is derived from ‘flash’ information and is subject to change pursuant to investigation. This information is not to be construed as a sole basis for probable cause or arrest.

Date/Time/Controls Location Details
5/18/2016 @ 3:20am

16-03-027906

16-2317 1000 Washington Ave. 21yr old female states she observed an unk W/M standing alongside his vehicle indecently exposing himself at1000 Washington Ave. and then again on the corner of 1200 Ellsworth Ave.

Offender: 30/w/m, thin build, red zippered sweatshirt, blue jeans, driving a white vehicle….NFD

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