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2 days ago

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3 days ago

  • Mrs.L's Little Learners!

    Mrs. Loubet is asking for $300.27:
    My students need games like Roll and Write Word Game, The Allowance Game, and Sorry in the classroom and board games for enjoyment.
    Belmont Elementary Charter School Comment

4 days ago

Books Through Bars hosting workshop, speakers, fundraiser on incarceration issues

Books Through Bars is hosting a fundraiser tomorrow (Oct 18) at the LAVA Space at 4134 Lancaster Ave, beginning at 2 p.m. The event will feature free workshops and speakers (2 to...

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Please bring $5-8 to donate at the event. Also, Books Through Bars’ Business, Science and Math shelves are pretty empty right now, so if you have any books that you don’t need please bring them to tomorrow’s event or to the A-Space where the organization is located (4722 Baltimore Ave).

4 days ago

5 days ago

  • The Value of Reading in our Society!

    Mrs. Loubet is asking for $986.99:
    My students need a listening center, books that come with CDs, and iPads in the classroom to help them become better readers and to learn to read for enjoyment.
    Belmont Elementary Charter School Comment

6 days ago

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6 days ago

Free preschool options in West, Southwest Philly

4047 Lancaster St. 19014

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4829 Lancaster Ave. 19131

801 N. 48th St. 19139

5401 Grays Ave. 19143 

6010 Cedarhurst St. 19143

5010 Cedar Ave. 19143

311 N. 63rd St. 19139

5717 Walton Ave. 19143

5409 Addison St. 19143

2724 N 45th St. 19131

4948 Locust St. 19139

2559 South 70th St. 19142

5843 Spruce St. 19139

Oct 13

Oct 12

1 Shot, Wounded In Mantua Shooting

Police say a a 42-year-old man was shot in his right thigh and left calf on 4100 block of Westminster Avenue. According to authorities, when the victim realized he was shot, he ran to the 800 block of N 42nd Street, which is about 3 blocks away from where the shooting took place.

Police say a a 42-year-old man was shot in his right thigh and left calf on 4100 block of Westminster Avenue. According to authorities, when the victim realized he was shot, he ran to the 800 block of N 42nd Street, which is about 3 blocks away from where the shooting took place.

Oct 12

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Oct 12

Man Shot Twice In West Philly

This happened around 12:15 a.m. on the 4100 block of Westminster Avenue.

Oct 07

Odor Forces Philly School to Evacuate

Students at the Belmont Academy Charter School located at 40th and Brown streets left their classrooms around 8 a.m. while authorities investigated the unusual odor, according to reports.

Oct 05

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Oct 05

Oct 04

Turning West Philly warehouse into a studio with garden

Tires stuffed with hundreds of pounds of dirt will form walls. Old oven doors will serve as roof shingles. When she is done with what used to be a warehouse at 675 N. 41st Street, it will be a studio with a garden adorned with fruit trees and vegetables.

Love Loving Love received the property on 41st and Warren as a donation, only to learn later that there was a $21,000 lien on...

Oct 03

Turning a West Phila. warehouse into a studio with garden

Tires stuffed with hundreds of pounds of dirt will form walls. Old oven doors will serve as roof shingles. When she is done with what used to be a warehouse at 675 N. 41st St., it will have become a studio with a garden adorned with fruit trees and vegetables.

Love Loving Love received the property on 41st and Warren as a donation, only to learn later there was a $21,000 lien on the...

Sep 30

  • All Access: Virtual High-Low Library

    Mrs. Duval is asking for $1281.81:
    My students need galaxy tablets to expand our library to support the reading workshop model we use in class.
    Belmont Elementary Charter School Comment

Sep 29

Woman With Dementia Missing From Southwest Philly

They say Everett is known to hang out around 40th and Parrish streets, where she used to live.

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Janice Everett, 69, has not been seen since her disappearance on Thursday. Everett lives on the 5600 block of Windsor Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia.

Sep 29

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      600 Block N. Preston St. September 26, 2014 @ 9:13 a.m. Comment

Sep 29

  • More Learning in First

    Ms. Matza is asking for $510.55:
    My students need seat pockets and a listening center.
    Belmont Elementary Charter School Comment

Sep 28

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Sep 27

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Sep 18

99 Years Ago in Philadelphia: Second half of September, 1915

...In the second half of September, 1915, Charles Reinnhardt of 3919 Aspen Street was standing trial, accused of being married to two women at once. When Wife #1...

...his own grandfather's saloon. He then married on Helen Lutz, whose house on the 3900 block of Aspen Street he was living in when Florence finally caught up with Charles and had him arrested...

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...leave his wives but never officially divorce. He married Florence first, living with her at 1510 Womrath Street until dipping out. He then shacked up with a young widow named Anna Preston, staying...

...second half of September, 1915, Mrs. Laura Redmond got a knock on her door at 1745 North 31st Street and got served with a Writ of Habeas Corpus from her dead husband. They had...

Now’s the time! Sleepy ‘ol Chestnut Street east of Broad is on the upswing again after decades of decline. The tattered remnants of past eras...

Sep 18

Man charged with duffel-bag slaying will stand trial

Jakson and the victim, Laura Araujo, 23, a recent graduate from the Art Institute of Philadelphia, lived in the same rooming house on 40th Street near Brown in Mantua, where he told detectives the slaying took place and where he stole her laptop computer and camcorder.

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Araujo's SUV was found soaked in gasoline and torched, on Bambrey Street near Tasker in South Philadelphia, shortly before 3 a.m. July 14, testified Lt. Donald Bradley, of the Fire Marshal's Office .

Later that day, police found the victim's remains in the lot, on 3rd Street near Susquehanna Avenue in North Philadelphia.

Sep 18

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Sep 16

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Sep 15

A hugely successful Resource Fair on 9/12/14 hosted by PECCDC's Neighborhood Adv...

A hugely successful Resource Fair on 9/12/14 hosted by PECCDC's Neighborhood Advisory Committee at 4112-16 Lancaster Ave. "People got valuable resources, the space was transformed into a positive environment and the community felt hope in a place that often feels forgotten" -Cass Green

Sep 14

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Sep 14

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Sep 12

Kick off Second Fridays at our Resource Fair on Lancaster Avenue. See you today...

Kick off Second Fridays at our Resource Fair on Lancaster Avenue. See you today at 2 pm at 4112-16 Lancaster Ave!

Sep 12

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