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Apr. 30-          Jim Kenney is hosted Reception at American Sardine Bar, 1800 Federal St., 5-7:30 p.m. Platinum $1,000, Gold $500, Silver $250. For info John (215) 769-5764 or

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Mar. 26-         GOP Breakfast Series, at Racquet Cl., 215 S 16th St. , open 7:15 a.m., Speaker David Thornburgh, President, Committee of Seventy, 7:45 a.m. Free.

Mar. 26-         State Rep. Leslie Acosta hosts 197 Oportunidades Para Trabajar: Opportunities to Work at Lenfest Ctr., 3890 N. 10th St., 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Résumé-writing workshop 9:30 a.m., interview skills 10:30 a.m.. Dress professionally, bring résumés. For info (215) 457-5281.

Mar. 26-         Marissa Brumbach is hosted Fundraiser for Judge at Ocean Prime, 124 S. 15th (at Sansom), 5:30-7:30 p.m. Beer, wine, soda, hors d’oeuvres. $200 up. RSVP Janine Brumbach Snavely, Treasurer, at MarissaBrumbachForJudge@gmail.com or Madeline (215) 514-1414.

Mar. 26-         Al Schmidt hosts Fundraiser at North Bowl, 909 N. 2nd St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. RSVP and get free t-shirt. Contributions $100.

Mar. 26-         Universal Muslim Business Ass’n hosts Networking Mixer at Masjidullah Ctr. for Excellence, 7401 Limekiln Pk., 6-8 p.m. Members free, non-registered guests $15.

Mar. 26-         Pete Lyde hosts Question & Answer Judicial Candidates Forum at Beckett Life Ctr., 1410 N. 16th St., 6-9 p.m. Supported by Mothers in Charge. Light refreshments, limited seating. Free. Candidates by invitation only. For info Pete (267) 303-3203 or petesoreal@aol.com.

Mar. 26-         12th Ward Democrats host Fundraiser/Social at Treasures, 5549 Germantown Ave., 7-9 p.m. Refreshments. Donation $75. Checks payable to 12th Ward Democratic Exec. Committee, 221 Wenona St., Phila., PA 19144.

Mar. 26-         State Rep. Vanessa Brown hosts Community Briefing at Christian Stronghold Ch., 4701 Lancaster Ave., 7-9 p.m. Featuring Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell, Police Captain Altovise Love-Craighead and former City Deputy Commissioner Dennis Lee. For info (215) 870-6615.

Mar. 28-         Republican City Committee hosts At-Large City Council Debate at German Soc. of Penna., 611 Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-12 m.

Mar. 29-         53rd & 35th Wards Republican Committees host Fundraiser at Reale’s, 7233 Frankford Ave., 2-6 p.m. Food, beer, wine, soda, dance & live music by the Blu Dogz...

Mar. 29-         Aminah & Sultan Shabazz host Fish Fry for City Commission candidate Omar Sabir at Newman’s Grill, 5946 Germantown Ave., 5-9 p.m. Tickets $15.

Mar. 30-         Mattioni, Ltd. hosts Fundraiser for Councilman Mark Squilla at 399 Market St., Su. 200, 5:30-7:30 p.m. RSVP LPerryConsulting@gmail.com or Dan (732) 670-3299.

Mar. 31-         Sherrie Cohen is hosted Birthday Fundraiser at Tabu Sports Lounge & Bar, 200 S. 12th St., 5:30-8 p.m. Chair $2,900, Host $1,000, Friend $600, Supporter $260, Tickets $60. Donate online at www.cohen4council.com/contribute or

Mar. 31-         United Republican Cl. hosts Republican Party Cigar Night at 3156 Frankford Ave., starting 6 p.m. $95 fee includes cigars, open bar, food, free valet parking, jazz trio, prizes and special guests. For info or to advertise in program book (215) 561-0650.

Apr. 1-          Veterans Concerned Group hosts Meet the Candidates at 5325 Old York Rd., 1-4 p.m. All veterans are welcome. Free lunch furnished.  For info (215) 796-4153 or (267) 278-0823.

Apr. 2-            Judicial candidate Kai Scott is hosted Fish Fry Fundraiser at Champagne, 21 E. Chelten Ave., 6:30-9 p.m. Donation $15. Checks payable to “Friends For Kai Scott”. For info Michael Cogbill (267) 239-3532.

Apr. 2-            Young Involved Phila. hosts City Council Candidate Convention at WHYY, 150 N. 6th St. For tickets yip.ticketleap.com.

Apr. 3-            38th Ward Spring Fling Beef & Beer at Franklin’s Pub, 3521 Bowman St., 6:30-9 p.m. Donation  $20, Sponsor $250, Friend $100.

Apr. 3-            Mike Tomlinson invites all to Multiple Sclerosis Benefit Fundraiser at FOP Ha., 11630 Caroline Rd. , 7-11 p.m. Tickets $30. Includes food, beer, wine, music. For info Mike (267) 671-8323.

Apr. 4-            State Rep. Rosita Youngblood hosts Community Conversation at Brown’s ShopRite Community Rm., 3400 Fox St., 10 a.m.-12 p.m. For info (215) 849-6426.

Apr. 8-            Council candidate Derek Green is hosted Reception at Tiagha & Assoc., 2112 Walnut St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Patrons $100, Friends $250, Supporters $500. Checks payable to...

Apr. 8-            Jim Kenney is hosted Reception at S. Phila. Tap Rm., 1509 Mifflin St., 5-7 p.m. Platinum $1,000, Gold $500, Silver $250. For info John (215) 769-5764 or

Apr. 8-            Anthony Williams is hosted Cocktail Reception at Continental Midtown Restaurant, 1801 Chestnut St., VIP 5 p.m., General 6-7 p.m. RSVP rsvp@anthonyhwilliams.com.

Apr. 10/11-     State Rep. Vanessa Brown hosts Prom Safety Event and Suit & Gown Giveaway  at Greater Bible Way Temple, 1461 N. 52nd St., 3-7 p.m. Friday, 4-7 p.m. Sunday. For info (215) 870-6615.

Apr. 12-          City Commissioner candidate Lisa Deeley hosts Fundraiser at Original Fluke’s Irish Pub, 7401 State Rd., 1-5 p.m. Donations $30.

Apr. 13-          65th Ward Democratic Committee holds Meeting at Ashburner Inn, 8400 Torresdale Ave., 6:30 p.m. For info John Donohoe (267) 334-3775.

Apr. 14-          Hardy Williams Education Fund presents Scholarship Reception at Tendenza, 969 N. 2nd St., Reception 5:30 p.m., Program 6:30-8 p.m. Dean $15,000, Patron $10,000, Mentor $5,000, Candidate $2,500Full-Page $1,000, Half-Page $500, Tickets $150. For info (215) 843-2027.

Apr. 15-          Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell & Bernadette Wyche host 24th & 46th Ward Mtg. at The Enterprise Ctr., 4548 Market St., 6 p.m.

...Victor Keen & Joe Kluger host Fundraiser for Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown at Bethany Mission Gallery, 237 S. 18th St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Light fare, beverages & music. Sierra Sponsors $1,000, Valencia...

Apr.16-           State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown hosts Know Your Rights Forum at Global Leadership Academy, 4601 W. Girard Ave., 6-8 p.m. Learn rights and responsibilities when interacting with police. Local legal and law-enforcement officials discuss use of force.

Apr. 18-          State Rep. James R. Roebuck offers free document shredding at 4712 Baltimore Ave., 9 a.m.-1 p.m., to protect yourself from identity theft.

Apr. 18-          Donald “Ducky” Birts’ Medallion Scholarship Banquet at 1st Dist. Plaza, 3801 Market St., 6-10 p.m. For info David D. Birts (215) 605-7102.

Apr. 23-          Dr. Rob Cavoto hosts fundraiser for mayoral candidate Jim Kenney at Bliss Restaurant, 220 S. Broad St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Platinum $1,000, Gold $500, Silver $250. Checks payable to “Kenney 2015”. RSVP  Rob (302) 743-6285.

Apr. 28-   Councilwoman Marian Tasco hosts cocktail reception for Derek Green, candidate for city council at large, Estia, 1405 Locust St., 5:30 pm. For info call Kelly Bauer, 610-841-3733.

Apr. 30-          State Rep. John Taylor hosts Spring in Philadelphia Fundraiser at Colonial Dames, 1630 Latimer St., 5:30 p.m. Benefactors $1,000, Patrons $500, Sponsors $250. For info (215) 545-2244 or jct.uta@att.net.

...Pandora Woods hosts Old School Dance Party for Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown at The View, 800 N. Broad St., 6-11 p.m. Dancing, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar. Guests Lt. Gov. Mike Stack...

May 16-          Pre-Election Day Prayer & Praise Breakfast for Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown at Pinn Mem. Ch., 2257 N. 54th St., Register 8 a.m., Program 9-11 a.m., Exhibition & Fellowship 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tickets $40 in advance, $50 at door, students $25. For info (215) 273-1924.

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We are in the *RUNNING* to get another Big Belly! The Point Breeze RunnerS (PBRS...

We are in the *RUNNING* to get another Big Belly! The Point Breeze RunnerS (PBRS) have selected Newbold Neighbors to be their charity of choice and raise money for a Big Belly for the neighborhood!

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Top 5 Events: Appreciating the Arts

JT Hip-Hop WorkshopWhen: March 28, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Where: Headlong Dance Studios, 1170 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia Cost: $20

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Selections from the Human Rights Watch International Film FestivalWhen: March 26, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Where:  International House, 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia Cost: $7 each

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Join us for Talking Politics with Neil Oxman: The Current State of the Mayor’s R...

Join us for Talking Politics with Neil Oxman: The Current State of the Mayor’s Race- on April 2nd. Don't forget to call or email to register!

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REMINDER: Only a few days left to sign your block up for the Philly Spring Clean...

REMINDER: Only a few days left to sign your block up for the Philly Spring Clean Up and receive free supplies from the City (and same day trash removal).

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Five of six Dem. mayoral candidates commit to tonight's education forum in S. Philly

Tonight's mayoral forum will be held at the G.W. Childs School, 1599 Wharton St. (Image from Google Maps)

Considering that education sits atop voter-issue lists in advance of the May 19 primaries, it's no surprise that most of the announced Democratic candidates for mayor will attend tonight's public forum at the G.W. Childs School, 16th and Wharton sts.

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Parenting classes

Come out and join our parenting classes at Dixon House located at 1920 South 20th street.

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Tool box stolen from trunk of car@ approximately 10:00 pm. 1600 blk Ellsworth Street

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NCA Monthly Meeting - Mon., March 30, Guerin Recreation Center (16th and Jackson)

Come to hear from the Philadelphia Department of Revenue about free tax preparation services and the Earned Income Tax Credit -- and stay to hear from the Streets Department about new bike lanes in the neighborhood.

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It's Prom season and we're looking for two students to bless with our "Ultimate...

It's Prom season and we're looking for two students to bless with our "Ultimate Prom Experience" initiative. If you would like to nominate someone for our prom package , please email us at anton@unityinthecommunity215.com. Here's the video from last years Ultimate Prom Experience. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1y94e2dyATA

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#ReadyTip of the Week: How to Make a Go Bag. Be ready to evacuate with a Go Bag...

#ReadyTip of the Week: How to Make a Go Bag. Be ready to evacuate with a Go Bag of emergency supplies: http://ow.ly/Ksxlc #ReadyPhila

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Looking for something to do after the Easter Egg Hunt on Sat. at Guerin Rec? How...

Looking for something to do after the Easter Egg Hunt on Sat. at Guerin Rec? How about tennis?

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Bump is all smiles as she receives her award at our Women History Celebration.

Bump is all smiles as she receives her award at our Women History Celebration.

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Females are the driving force behind most of the movements in our community toda...

Females are the driving force behind most of the movements in our community today. At the conclusion of the event it was good to see the women networking with one another with one thought in mind and that is to make our communities better.I salute these women because they have a sense of understanding that it's not about them , it's about our community! Great feeling!

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Ms.Beverly and Bumi did an awesome job at the Womens History Month event.

Ms.Beverly and Bumi did an awesome job at the Womens History Month event.

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This 13 year old young lady sang her heart out at our Womens History Month Celeb...

This 13 year old young lady sang her heart out at our Womens History Month Celebration.

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The women were so excited at our Womens History Month celebration yesterday.

The women were so excited at our Womens History Month celebration yesterday.

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Thinking about planting a tree in your yard? Would you like a FREE tree or two t...

Thinking about planting a tree in your yard? Would you like a FREE tree or two to plant? If so, you should take advantage of the South Philly Yard Tree Giveaway taking place on Saturday, May 16th at Capitolo Playground (9th and Wharton) from 10:00am to 12:00pm.

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Easter Egg Hunt - Sat., March 28, Guerin Recreation Center (16th and Jackson)

Join us for a free Easter Egg hunt at Guerin Recreation Center on Saturday, March 28 at 10AM - 11:30AM. Kids 5 and under will hunt at 10:15 and kids from ages 6-12 hunt at 11:15. The event is free, but donations are appreciated!

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11 Things to Do in Philly This Week

...Newbold Neighbors. Tuesday, March 24th, 6:30 to 8 pm, free, G. W. Childs School, 1599 Wharton Street...

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...this Island at Reprise Theatre Company. Monday, March 23rd, 7 pm, $25, Philadelphia Theatre Company, 480 South Broad Street...

...orthopedic treatment and injury prevention. Tuesday, March 24th, 12 to 1 pm, free, Dilworth Park, 1 South 15th Street...

...around the world. Opens Tuesday, March 24th, various times, $20-105.50, Academy of Music, 240 South Broad Street...

...be performing an all-Schubert recital. Tuesday, March 24th, 8:00 pm, $28, Kimmel Center, 300 South Broad Street...

...local Philadelphia comics and storytellers. Tuesday, March 24th, 10 pm, $5, Plays and Players Theater, 1714 Delancey Street...

...in the blooms throughout the store. Runs through April 4th, various times, free, Macy's, 1300 Market Street...

...Keith Conallen round out the cast. Opens Wednesday, March 25th, various times, $25, Wilma Theatre, 265 South Broad Street...

...a chat using hashtag #SaxbysBookChat. Wednesday, March 25th, 6 to 7 pm, free, Saxbys Coffee, 2000 Walnut Street...

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Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt at Guerin Rec on March 28 at 10AM. Kids 5...

Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt at Guerin Rec on March 28 at 10AM. Kids 5 and under go first, and then the big kids have a turn!

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Thank You for the support everyone - http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/video/#!/on-...

Thank You for the support everyone - http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/Women-Making-a-Difference-in-Their-Philadelphia-Communities/296977561

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Tonight at 7pm is the Safety Committee meeting! We are planning the implementati...

Tonight at 7pm is the Safety Committee meeting! We are planning the implementation of our Walkability Plan and we need volunteers interested in all things safety including traffic calming, pedestrian and bike safety, and school safety. Please join us!

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Having a clue

...12:09 a.m. March 4, law enforcement officials responded to an incident on the 1600 block of South Mole Street and observed man exiting the rear yard of a residence. They apprehended 34-year-old...

...the rear yard of a residence. They apprehended 34-year-old Yusuf McNeal, of the 1700 block of Fernon Street, and using surveillance video from a Feb. 21 matter, reported in the March 12 South...

...said two individuals removed a television and other electronic devices from a home on the 1300 block of South 17th Street, they booked him on two crimes. He had not posted his $250,000 bail as...

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You have SEVEN days left to register your block for the City Wide Clean Up! Last...

You have SEVEN days left to register your block for the City Wide Clean Up! Last year we had 33 blocks sign up, we can do better than that! Questions email: clean@newboldneighbors.org

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Neighborhood gatherings 3-19-2015

Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary, with Newbold Neighbors and Friends of Jackson, host a Mayoral Candidates Education Forum 6:30 p.m. March 24 at G. W. Childs School, 1599 Wharton St. Tickets: Free but RSVP recommended. facebook.com/NICEPhilly.

Passyunk Square Civic Association holds its Annual Art Auction 7-10 p.m. March 20 at Theatre Exile, 1340 S. 13th St. Tickets: $10-$15. contact@passyunk.org. passyunksquare.org.

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17th Police District, 20th and Federal streets, holds a PSA 2 meeting 6:30 p.m. March 19 at the Vare Rec Center, 1700 S. 26th St.; a Community Meeting 5 p.m. March 23 at the District; and a PDAC Meeting 6:30 p.m. March 24 at the District. 215-686-3170. phillypolice.com/districts/17th.

1st Police District, 24th and Wolf streets, holds a PSA 1 meeting 6 p.m. March 19 at the Guerin Rec Center, 1600 Jackson St. 215-686-3010. phillypolice.com/districts/1st.

1st Police District, 24th and Wolf streets, holds a PSA 1 meeting 6 p.m. March 19 at the Guerin Rec Center, 1600 Jackson St. 215-686-3010. phillypolice.com/districts/1st.

Bella Vista Neighbors Association holds a Bike Share Location Meeting 7-8 p.m. March 24 at the Palumbo Rec. Center, S. 10th and Fitzwater streets. 215-627-0057. info@btw.org. bvtw.org.

Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia holds a 2015 Better Mobility Mayoral Forum 6-8 p.m. March 19 at the American Friends Service Committee, 1501 Cherry St. Tickets: Free but RSVP is encouraged. bicyclecoalition.org.

East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District, 1904 E. Passyunk Ave., hosts an Easter Egg Hunt 11 a.m. March 20 at the South Philadelphia Older...

...Easter Egg Hunt 11 a.m. March 20 at the South Philadelphia Older Adult Center, 1430 E. Passyunk Ave. 11 a.m. ages 4 and under; noon ages 5-7; 1 p.m. ages...

Friends of Hawthorne Park hold a meeting 6:30-8 p.m. March 23 at Hawthorne Park or the Hawthorne Cultural Center, 1200 Carpenter St.

Friends of Whitman Library meet 6 p.m. March 23 at the Whitman Branch Public Library, 200 Snyder Ave.

Lower Moyamensing Civic Association holds its General Meeting and Elections 7-7:45 p.m. March 25 at the Fumo Family Branch Library, 2437 S. Broad St. lomophilly@gmail.com. lomophilly.org.

Marconi Older Adult Center, 2433 S. 15th St., hosts an Art Workshop 9:30 a.m. ($1), Musical Rockers 1 p.m. (Free...

Point Breeze Community Development Coalition holds a Zoning Meeting 6:30-7:30 p.m. March 23 at the Point Breeze CDC office, 1444 Point Breeze Ave.

Queen Village Neighbors Association, 405 Queen St., hosts its March QVNA General Meeting with the theme “The Future of Fabric Row” 7...

...The Future of Fabric Row” 7:30-9 p.m. March 19 at Paradigm Gallery, 746 S. Fourth St.; and holds a Mario Lanza Dog Park Clean Up 10:30 a.m. to noon...

...Dog Park Clean Up 10:30 a.m. to noon March 22 at the park, 200 Catharine St. 215-339-0975. info@qvna.org. qvna.org...

Tolentine Community Center hosts its First Annual multicultural fair noon to 5 p.m. March 21 at the Community Center, 1025 Mifflin St. Call 215-389-0717 for more information.

Unity in the Community, with Universal Companies, presents a Women’s History Month Celebration with special guests 5:30 p.m. March 19 at Universal Audenried High School, 3301 Tasker St. unityinthecommunity215.com.

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We have a lot of events coming up in March in April. Mark your calendars: Easte...

We have a lot of events coming up in March in April. Mark your calendars:

Mar 19

What were your reactions to the Eagles’ recent moves?

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Please join us tonight , this event is free.

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