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Philly's public pools open this week

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

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

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

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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)

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)

Ridgway (1301 Carpenter St., 19147)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

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

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)

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)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

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

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Jun 13

Stay cool this summer: Philly public pool season begins June 22

Thursday, June 23: Lee (4328 Haverford Ave.), Christy (728 S. 55th St.)

Tuesday, June 28: Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave.), 39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St.) 

Tuesday, June 28: Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave.), 39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St.

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Thursday, June 23: Lee (4328 Haverford Ave.), Christy (728 S. 55th St.)

Saturday, June 25: Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy)

Monday, June 27: Myers (5803 Kingsessing Ave.), Sayre (indoor pool, 5835 Spruce St.)

Monday, June 27: Myers (5803 Kingsessing Ave.), Sayre (indoor pool, 5835 Spruce St.)

Tuesday, June 28: Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave.), 39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St.) 

Wednesday, June 29: Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave.)

Thursday, June 30: Baker (5433 Lansdowne Ave.), Mill Creek (5100 Parrish St.)

Thursday, June 30: Baker (5433 Lansdowne Ave.), Mill Creek (5100 Parrish St.)

There is no word yet on when the sprayground on 48th and Woodland will open. Another pool popular with the locals – the O’Connor Pool at 2601 South St. – is opening June 23.

    Stay cool this summer: Philly public pool season begins June 22 | West Philly Local
    Posted on 13 June 2016 Here's some great news from the Philadelphia Parks & Rec: The 2016 pool season will begin next week, with the first eight public pools opening on June 22. There are more than 70 indoor and outdoor public pools in Philadelphia.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

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Jun 06

  • Comfort for Readers Workshop

    Ms. Hetherington is asking for $393.61:
    My students need various types of seating such as bungee chairs, stools, rugs, and saucer chairs.
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  • Chromebooks for Creative Kids

    Ms. Hetherington is asking for $1826.35:
    My students need 10 Chromebooks to enhance their writing portfolios.
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May 26

4-Year-Old Dies After Elevator Fall

FDNY responded to 841 Union St. in Park Slope at about 8 p.m. Wednesday and found the boy at the bottom of the shaft, officials said.

    4-Year-Old Dies After Falling Down NYC Elevator Shaft
    A 4-year-old boy died Thursday after he fell down an elevator shaft at a private parking garage in Brooklyn, authorities say. FDNY responded to 841 Union St. in Park Slope at about 8 p.m. Wednesday and found the boy at the bottom of the shaft, officials said.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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Man facing charges after police chase in Logan

Eric Perales, 31, of the 700 block of Holly Street, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and fleeing police.

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Police responded around 11:55 p.m. Friday to the 3900 block of North 9th Street.

Perales later crashed the vehicle on the 500 block of East Westmoreland Street, and he was taken into custody by officers who identified him as the suspect.

    Man facing charges after police chase in Logan
    A man is facing multiple charges after a high-speed chase in Philadelphia's Logan section. Eric Perales, 31, of the 700 block of Holly Street, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and fleeing police. Police responded around 11:55 p.m. Friday to the 3900 block of North 9th Street.
    http://6abc.com

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Unwrapping the post-punk complexity of West Philly’s Pinkwash

...Collective Sigh at the Girls Rock Philly benefit on Friday, May 13th at LAVA Space, 4134 Lancaster Avenue. Also on the bill are Swarm, King Azaz and Andromeda Sky. Tickets to the all...

    Unwrapping the post-punk complexity of West Philly's Pinkwash - The Key
    West Philly drum and guitar duo Pinkwash have spent the past three years crafting hypnotic punk ragers with muscular guitar parts wrapped in oddly-timed rhythms. Their first release, the magnificently tense yet explosive Your Cure Your Soil EP (Sister Polygon) was a brutal, outraged set of songs dealing with the death of singer / guitarist Joey Doubek's mother from breast cancer.
    http://thekey.xpn.org

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May 08

Thank you for a great Walk Age-Friendly Mantua Event May 7

The weather was overcast but the energy and commitment of the participants of this event kept us all warm.

Over 30 community members, Ralston Center staff and representatives from sponsoring organizations joined to walk Mantua in teams to document areas needing improvement to make Mantua more walkable for older adults.

This activity is part of Ralston’s Age-Friendly West Philadelphia Initiative, a collaborative partnership comprising more than 40 organizational stakeholders, representing community groups, service providers, area institutions and city government, convened...

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The weather was overcast but the energy and commitment of the participants of this event kept us all warm.

Over 30 community members, Ralston Center staff and representatives from sponsoring organizations joined to walk Mantua in teams to document areas needing improvement to make Mantua more walkable for older adults.

This activity is part of Ralston’s Age-Friendly West Philadelphia Initiative, a collaborative partnership comprising more than 40 organizational stakeholders, representing community groups, service providers, area institutions and city government, convened by Ralston Center in 2014, to create age-friendly changes in West Philadelphia.

Walk Age-Friendly Mantua is sponsored by Ralston Center, the Mantua Civic Association, TinyWPA/Public Workshop and Traction Company and is supported by Philadelphia LISC.

You are all amazing. THANK YOU!!!

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