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August Schedule Notes

Sat. Aug. 22 — Hip-Hip will be held, this day only, at 1170 S. Broad Street due to a scheduling conflict at 1624 South St.

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    August Schedule Notes
    We closed July with another amazing Philadelphia Dance Day and now we're taking a little break from special events and workshops to gear up for the fall.
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Residential evil

At 1:45 a.m. July 17, the individuals approached a residence on the 1300 block of South Chadwick Street, with one removing a bulb from a light fixture before they all split. A short...

    South Philly Review
    Three males combined to burglarize a Point Breeze home. At 1:45 a.m. July 17, the individuals approached a residence on the 1300 block of South Chadwick Street, with one removing a bulb from a light fixture before they all split. A short time later, they returned and forced open a window to gain entry into the property.
    http://www.southphillyreview.com

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Neighborhood Gatherings 7-30-2015

3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton streets, holds a PSA 2 Meeting 6 p.m. July 30 at the Mummer Museum, 1100 S. Second St.; and a PSA 1 Meeting 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Charles Santore Library Branch, 932 S. Seventh St. 215-686-3030. phillypolice.com/districts/3rd.

...Night 7 to 10 p.m. July 31 screening “Big Hero 6” in Hawthorne Park, S. 12th and Catharine streets; and recommend a Hawthorne Cultural Center Advisory Council meeting 6 to 7:30 p...

...Council meeting 6 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Hawthorne Cultural Center, 1200 Carpenter St. 215-735-1225. info@hecphilly.org. hecphilly.org...

Newbold Neighbors Association holds a Neighborhood Walk 7 to 8 p.m. Aug. 4 (details TBD); and a 17th District Fund Raising Dinner (Tickets: $25) 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 5 at JNA Catering, 1216 S. Broad St. president@newboldneighbors.org. newboldneighbors.org.

South of South Neighborhood Association, 1901 Christian St., holds a Grays Ferry Triangles cleanup 10 to 11 a.m. Aug. 2 at the...

...Stanton Community Partners meeting 6:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3 at the school, 1700 Christian St. southofsouth.org. 215-732-8446...

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3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton streets, holds a PSA 2 Meeting 6 p.m. July 30 at the Mummer Museum, 1100 S. Second St.; and a PSA 1 Meeting 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Charles Santore Library Branch, 932 S. Seventh St. 215-686-3030. phillypolice.com/districts/3rd.

3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton streets, holds a PSA 2 Meeting 6 p.m. July 30 at the Mummer Museum, 1100 S. Second St.; and a PSA 1 Meeting 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Charles Santore Library Branch, 932 S. Seventh St. 215-686-3030. phillypolice.com/districts/3rd.

Al-Anon Group meets Wednesday nights 7:30 p.m. at 1549 S. 29th St. 215-200-8575.

...Association holds a Board meeting 7:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at Palumbo Rec Center, 725 S. 10th St.; a Zoning committee meeting 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 4 at Palumbo...

...Neighborhood Happy Hour 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Good King Tavern, 614 S. Seventh St. 267-872-4686. bellavistaneighbors.org...

Dickinson Square West Civic Association holds a Volunteer Meeting 7 to 7:45 p.m. Aug. 4 at Mt. Moriah Church, 410 Wharton St. info@dickinsonnarrows.org. dickinsonsquarewest.org.

East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District, 1904 E. Passyunk Ave., hosts Passyunk Passeggiata every Wednesday through Labor Day with shops and happy hours running until...

...the Avenue (QOTA) 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 5 at PHS Pop-Up Garden, S. Ninth and Wharton streets. 215-336-1455. renee@visiteastpassyunk.com. visiteastpassyunk.com...

Friends of Jefferson Square Park holds an Old Timers’ Reunion all day Aug. 1 at the park, 300 Washington Ave.; and a Kids Night 6 to 10 p.m. Aug. 5 at the park.. jeffersonsquarepark.org.

Friends of Julian Abele Park recommends the Julian Abele Park Farmer’s Market 2 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays; and holds a Friends of Julian Abele Park meeting 7 to 8 p.m. Aug. 4 at the park, S. 22nd and Carpenter streets.

Friends of Whitman Library hold “Yoga @ your Library” every Wednesday. Kids at 5:30 p.m. and adults at 6:30 p.m. at the Library, 200 Snyder Ave. 215-685-1754.

Marconi Older Adult Center, 2433 S. 15th St., holds a Enhance Fitness 9 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday; and is signing up...

...holds a kick-off rally 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3 at Marconi Plaza, S. Broad St. and Oregon Ave.; and on Aug. 4, civics and town watches across South Philly are encouraging residents to...

...a Grays Ferry Triangles cleanup 10 to 11 a.m. Aug. 2 at the Triangles, Grays Ferry Ave. and South St.; and recommends a Stanton Community Partners meeting 6:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3...

    South Philly Review
    3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton streets, holds a PSA 2 Meeting 6 p.m. July 30 at the Mummer Museum, 1100 S. Second St.; and a PSA 1 Meeting 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at the Charles Santore Library Branch, 932 S. Seventh St. 215-686-3030. phillypolice.com/districts/3rd. Al-Anon Group meets Wednesday nights 7:30 p.m.
    http://www.southphillyreview.com

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Peace pushers and community builders

More than 125 neighbors poured out of their houses for DJ-fueled block party energy Saturday on the 1500 block of Wharton Street.

    South Philly Review
    By Amanda L. Snyder Anton Moore awakes each weekday at about 6 a.m., commutes to New York City by bus, works eight to 10 hours and catches the bus back to Philly at about 9 p.m.
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New Hot Yoga and Kickboxing Studios Opening Next Door to Each Other in Rittenhouse

...teaching free CorePower 1 and Yoga Sculpt (BYO-hand weights) community classes at Headlong Studios (1170 South Broad Street) every Thursday evening and some Wednesday evenings through September 3rd. If you’re interested in...

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1616 Walnut Street is about to get a whole lot sweatier. Come October, not one, but two new...

    New Hot Yoga and Kickboxing Studios Opening Next Door to Each Other in Rittenhouse
    1616 Walnut Street is about to get a whole lot sweatier. Come October, not one, but two new fitness studios will be setting up shop in the Rittenhouse space: CorePower Yoga, a hot yoga company and CKO Kickboxing, a fitness kickboxing spot. Such convenient neighbors, right?
    http://www.phillymag.com

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3 suspects sought in Point Breeze home burglary

The three suspects can be seen casing a home on the 1300 block of Chadwick Street at 1:45 a.m.

    3 suspects sought in Point Breeze home burglary
    Philadelphia police are looking to identify three suspects who burglarized a home in the city's Point Breeze section. The incident on July 17 was caught on surveillance video. The three suspects can be seen casing a home on the 1300 block of Chadwick Street at 1:45 a.m.
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Around South Philly 7-23-2015

Photo 3: Rev. Richard Cannuli, a Point Breeze native, returned to South Philly two weeks ago, visiting the National Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia, 1166 S. Broad St., for the unveiling of a replica of a religious habit associated with the Augustinian nun.

Photo 5: As part of their summer experience, camp registrants at Columbus Square Park, 1200 Wharton St., visited South Bowl, 19 E. Oregon Ave., July 14.

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Photo 1: Chickie’s & Pete’s, 1526 Packer Ave., crowned Dave “Tiger Wings & Things” Brunelli the winner of its Crabfries Eating Contest during July 13’s National French Fry Day celebration.

Photo 4: The Home and School Association for George W. Nebinger School, 601 Carpenter St., oversaw a Summer Fun Fest on the 900 block of South Sixth Street Saturday.

Photo 5: As part of their summer experience, camp registrants at Columbus Square Park, 1200 Wharton St., visited South Bowl, 19 E. Oregon Ave., July 14.

Photo 6: On July 15, a day before their home opener against the Boston Lobsters at the Villanova University Pavilion, members of the Philadelphia Freedoms, including 2015 French Open men’s doubles champion Marcelo Melo, dined at Geno’s Steaks, 1219 S. Ninth St.

    South Philly Review
    Photo 1: Chickie's & Pete's, 1526 Packer Ave., crowned Dave "Tiger Wings & Things" Brunelli the winner of its Crabfries Eating Contest during July 13's National French Fry Day celebration. Photo 2: On July 12, Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South St., celebrated the opening of the "Lynn B.
    http://www.southphillyreview.com

Jul 23

A down lift

At 3:45 a.m. Saturday, the complainant was driving to 15th and Reed streets a man whom she had met at an event in Penn’s Landing, Detective...

...car. The complainant quickly drove off and called the police from a gas station near Broad and Bainbridge streets. An hour after the incident, police responded to a radio call of a domestic...

...after the incident, police responded to a radio call of a domestic dispute on the 1300 block of South Mole Street, and when they arrived, there was a male inside the home reportedly yelling at a...

    South Philly Review
    Authorities arrested a Point Breeze man for allegedly stealing the phone of a woman who had offered to give him a ride. At 3:45 a.m. Saturday, the complainant was driving to 15th and Reed streets a man whom she had met at an event in Penn's Landing, Detective Danielle Tolliver of South Detective Division said.
    http://www.southphillyreview.com

Jul 23

Engelson to tackle third IRONMAN triathlon

Always very active, especially as a girl growing up in Minnesota, the resident of the 1100 block of South Broad Street strayed from being involved in organized sports but nonetheless knew the merits of being mobile...

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...themselves, Maggie Guterl calls on them to strengthen her running resolve. The resident of the 1900 block of Bainbridge Street will attempt her sternest yet most welcomed endeavor at this weekend’s Stroehmann Back on...

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    Keli Engleson has never lacked a fervent focus on the benefits of physical activity, with the devotion boding well for her body.
    http://www.southphillyreview.com

Jul 23

Washington Avenue needs your help

A leasing brochure released in early March has piqued the interest of thousands of South Philadelphians as developer Bart Blatstein prepares to invest in an eyesore at the corner of Broad Street and Washington Avenue.

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...are in the works for Bart Blatstein and Toll Brothers properties at Broad and Washington; 2401 Washington Ave. is pushing forward to expand a mixed-use vision for the corridor; a Habitat for...

...open at 2318; and Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken is on its way at 20th Street and Washington Avenue...

    South Philly Review
    Washington Avenue is one complex beast. From Columbus Boulevard to Grays Ferry Avenue, it's a 2.3-mile corridor with 29 signalized intersections. And it's evolving quickly, especially west of South 13th Street, projects are in the works for Bart Blatstein and Toll Brothers properties at Broad and Washington; 2401 Washington Ave.
    http://www.southphillyreview.com

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