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Join us for our monthly meeting next Monday night at 7PM to talk about greening...

Join us for our monthly meeting next Monday night at 7PM to talk about greening at Guerin Recreation Center!

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October Preview

6:30 pm Zumba! @South Philly 1170 S Broad St

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Midtown: 1301 Locust St, 2nd Floor

8:00 pm Bhangra Blast@MM 1624 South Street

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FROM OUR LIVING ROOM (Birds on a Wire Dance Theatre): Fringe Review 74

...War”). The show, which ran for only one date, was short but impactful. [Headlong Studios, 1170 S. Broad St.] September 20, 2014; http://fringearts.com/event/from-our-living-room-2...

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We had a very informative "BB Gun Town Hall" tonight! I would like to send a big...

We had a very informative "BB Gun Town Hall" tonight! I would like to send a big thank you to host , panelist and residents of the community for supporting this initiative tonight!Very Good Turnout tonight.Thank you to again to all of the concerned citizens.We are noe moving into phase three , where we are looking to buy back the BB guns off the street.

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It's Park(ing) Day at the Grays Ferry Triangles Project ! Please come out and vo...

It's Park(ing) Day at the Grays Ferry Triangles Project ! Please come out and vote for your favorite mural design, and have some fun creating your own with sidewalk chalk!

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Hey Philadelphia Bicyclists! Keep up date date with the changes all over Philly,...

Hey Philadelphia Bicyclists! Keep up date date with the changes all over Philly, to include Washington Ave of Point Breeze. All through the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.

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Night out on the block is tonight! See you there!

Night out on the block is tonight! See you there!

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The "men in blue" from Ready, Willing & Able - Philadelphia were on site at Carp...

The "men in blue" from Ready, Willing & Able - Philadelphia were on site at Carpenter Green this morning helping us clean up! Stop by the Carpenter Green meeting Tuesday, September 23 at 7PM to learn how you can help make this park a reality!

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Neighborhood gatherings 9-18-2014

3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton streets, holds a Police Service Area 2 meeting 7 p.m. Sept. 24 at Sacks Playground, 400 Washington Ave. 215-686-3030. phillypolice.com/districts/3rd.

...Service Area 3 Meeting 6 p.m. Sept 18 at the Gospel Temple Baptist Church, 1327 S. 19th St.; a Community Meeting 5 p.m. Sept. 22 at the District; and a Community Meeting...

Hawthorne Empowerment Coalition holds a Friends of Hawthorne Park meeting 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 22 at 12th and Catharine streets; and a Zoning Meeting 7:30 to 9 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Hawthorne Cultural Center, 1200 Carpenter St. 215-735-1225. info@hecphilly.org. hecphilly.org.

Hawthorne Empowerment Coalition holds a Friends of Hawthorne Park meeting 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 22 at 12th and Catharine streets; and a Zoning Meeting 7:30 to 9 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Hawthorne Cultural Center, 1200 Carpenter St. 215-735-1225. info@hecphilly.org. hecphilly.org.

...6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Reed Street Presbyterian Apartments, 1401 S. 16th St. president@newboldneighbors.org. newboldneighbors.org...

South of South Neighborhood Association, 1901 Christian St., calls on volunteers for the Tindley Temple Soup Kitchen 11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays...

...for the Tindley Temple Soup Kitchen 11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the church, 750-762 S. Broad St. (call Charlotte Scott-Bey at 215-735-0442); hosts a Julian Abele Park Farmer’s...

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3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton streets, holds a Police Service Area 2 meeting 7 p.m. Sept. 24 at Sacks Playground, 400 Washington Ave. 215-686-3030. phillypolice.com/districts/3rd.

...the Community on hand 6 p.m. Sept. 18 at St. Paul’s Baptist Church, 1214 S. 21st St. For more info contact Anton Moore, 215-292-5081; Nakia Carr, 267-258-4694; or...

East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District, 1904 E. Passyunk Ave., hosts Queers On The Avenue 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 24 at Stogie Joe...

...Queers On The Avenue 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 24 at Stogie Joe’s, 1801 E. Passyunk Ave.; hosts a Fountain Farmers’ Market 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at East Passyunk Avenue...

...Street; and hosts the Food Trust Farmers’ Market 2 to 7 p.m Tuesdays. at South Broad St. and Snyder Avenue. 215-336-1455. renee@visiteastpassyunk.com. visiteastpassyunk.com...

National Hispanic Heritage Month comes to South Philly with a block party featuring mariachi bands and a vast array of foods provided from a wide selection of vendors noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 21 at 1151 S. Ninth St.

Passyunk Square Civic Association holds Passyunk Garden open hours 10 a.m. to noon Thursdays and 4 to 6 p.m Sundays at East Passyunk Avenue and Wharton Street; hosts Gold Star Park’s Kids @ Play 9:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 20 at Seventh and Wharton streets. contact@passyunk.org. passyunksquare.org.

Queen Village Neighbors Association, 405 Queen St., hosts Toddler Storytimes 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sept. 18 at The Independence...

...to 11:30 a.m. Sept. 18 at The Independence Branch of the Free Library, 18 S. Seventh St.; an Evening in the Park with Sweetbriar Rose 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 18...

...Park with Sweetbriar Rose 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 18 at Mario Lanza Park, 200 Catharine St.; the sixth annual Oktoberfest Street Festival noon to 8 p.m. Sept. 20 (Free/VIP...

...Fun Event and Homegrown Music Festival 2 to 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at the 400 block of Manton; Music Month at Mario Lanza Park 7 to 8:30 Sept. 21 at the Park...

...streets; a Bike Registration Event 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 20 at Catharine Park, 22nd and Catharine streets; SOSNA Dines Out(side) Part IV 7 p.m. Sept. 22 (Tickets: $30 per...

...Part IV 7 p.m. Sept. 22 (Tickets: $30 per person) at the Triangles Plaza, 23rd and South streets; and a Carpenter Green Meeting 7 to 8 p.m. Sept. 23 at the...

Tolentine Community Center, 1025-33 Mifflin St., offers a seniors program 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Call 215-389-0717 for more information.

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Filthy, overgrown lot at 23rd & Washington finally cleaned out

I think they are preparing to build a storage center there. Nice to see something happening.

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The City needs our help to identify 60 station locations to launch the bike shar...

The City needs our help to identify 60 station locations to launch the bike share program in the spring of 2015! Lets bring bike share to our neighborhood! Please share to spread the word, the comment period will be open until October 20th.

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The best way to bring about change is to be proactive and active. - Octavia Spen...

The best way to bring about change is to be proactive and active. - Octavia Spencer. Real leaders don't wait for someone to give them a signal to move , they take the initiative to lead and turn the vision into reality

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If you're available , please join us today at 6:00 PM at 22 & Tasker , we will b...

If you're available , please join us today at 6:00 PM at 22 & Tasker , we will be passing out flyers and talking to the residents in our community about BB Guns and gun violence. Please have your walking shoes on , because we will be out there for at least 2 hours!

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Two Point Breeze housing proposals rejected by zoning board

The Zoning Board of Adjustment denied a request for variances for the second phase of a housing development on the 1300 block of S. Chadwick Street in Point Breeze on Tuesday morning.

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The decision was another setback for developer Ori Feibush, of OCF Realty, whose proposal for another major project at 20th and Wharton streets was recently denied by the zoning board as well.

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R5 Productions will discontinue booking shows in The First Unitarian Church basement

For nearly 20 years now, Boot & Saddle—the abandoned country-western bar on Broad Street at Ellsworth—has remained vacant, its iconic boot sign the sole reminder of a once vibrant past. This Monday, however, all that will change. The venue will … Continued

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Zoning board rejects two Point Breeze housing proposals

The Zoning Board of Adjustment denied a request for variances for the second phase of a housing development on the 1300 block of S. Chadwick Street in Point Breeze on Tuesday…

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Great time at the Fundraiser for Columbus Square Park

It was a perfect evening to enjoy some local eats and neighborhood camaraderie on the gorgeous roof top area of Wharton Lofts. More info on the park redesign can be found here: http://www.passyunkpost.com/2014/01/07/behold-the-proposed-redesign-of-columbus-square-park/

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Zoning board rejects two Point Breeze housing proposals

The Zoning Board of Adjustment denied a request for variances for the second phase of a housing development on the 1300 block of S. Chadwick Street in Point Breeze on Tuesday…

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