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41 hours ago

Planet Ø Tyler posted 2 photos to Flickr:

3 days ago

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).

4 days ago

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

4 days ago

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

5 days ago

Broad Street Gets Beautiful Ahead Of DNC

The design will be painted on ground cloth that will cover the median from City Hall to Broad Street and Washington Avenue. Mural Arts director Jane Golden will oversee installation.

    Broad Street Gets Beautiful Ahead Of DNC
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - It's not enough to paint the town red. The Democratic National Convention Host Committee is planning a rainbow, right down the middle of South Broad Street. The design will be painted on ground cloth that will cover the median from City Hall to Broad Street and Washington Avenue.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

6 days ago

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 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

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
    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

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

Greening and Gardening

08 Jun 2016 04:46 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Greening and Gardening
    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

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

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 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

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