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Here are some of the employers that attended our job fair yesterday.

Here are some of the employers that attended our job fair yesterday.

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Great collaboration , leads to positive results.Thank you to everyone that took...

Great collaboration , leads to positive results.Thank you to everyone that took part in our job fair.

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Creating opportunities for our youth! Please join us tomorrow.If you know someon...

Creating opportunities for our youth! Please join us tomorrow.If you know someone that needs working papers , please have this come at 5:00 PM. Someone from the school district will be on hand to assist the students with that.

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Residents from the community were lined up waiting for the doors to open at the...

Residents from the community were lined up waiting for the doors to open at the job fair yesterday.

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Residents from the community had an opportunity to get assistance with their res...

Residents from the community had an opportunity to get assistance with their resume at the job fair yesterday. Thank you to Diversified Community Services , Councilman Johnson and Citizens Bank as well.

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We were happy to see young brothers from our community seeking employment at the...

We were happy to see young brothers from our community seeking employment at the job fair yesterday!

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Ms.Ella ad Dionne at the Unity in the Community resource table at the job fair y...

Ms.Ella ad Dionne at the Unity in the Community resource table at the job fair yesterday.

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Xavier came out to the job fair on crutches and left with an interview with Suga...

Xavier came out to the job fair on crutches and left with an interview with Sugar House on Thursday!!!! #noexcuses.

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We kicked off the Clean Block Campaign with a cleanups on almost 15 blocks! Than...

We kicked off the Clean Block Campaign with a cleanups on almost 15 blocks! Thanks to our Clean Block Reps who organized clean ups for their blocks and all the volunteers who joined in the cleaning effort! Remember, you don't have to wait until a clean up day to pick up on your block, a little cleaning here and there is all it takes!

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We've got our Clean Block Reps and SOSNA neighbors cleaning up numerous blocks t...

We've got our Clean Block Reps and SOSNA neighbors cleaning up numerous blocks today! Shout out to Rob and the 2200 Block of Kater Street, thanks for all of your hard work!

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A Well Rounded Breakfast: Philly’s Best Bagel Based Sandwiches

...m. They’ll only run you $4, and the bacon, leek and cheddar is awesome.) 2204 Washington Avenue, 267-639-4267...

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...some excellent breakfast sandwiches, like the Standard (pictured), with egg, cheese and cherrywood-smoked bacon. 262 South 20th Street, 215-545-0626...

...shop has been open nearly 20 years (and just expanded with a second location at 1705 Chestnut Street), supplies a lot of local coffee shops and cafes, and focuses almost exclusively on making...

...Bagel Bakers Local 338, no lie), but his two decades here make these authentically Philly. 613 South 3rd Street, 215-627-6277...

...roast beef on a garlic bagel with asiago, pickled kale and a cherry pepper aioli. 725 Walnut Street, 267-519-9920...

...misshapen though they may be—are a unique and delicious way to start your day. 308 Market Street, 215-625-0988...

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Thank you to Honey's Sit N Eat, South Street West, Center City Pediatrics and T...

Thank you to Honey's Sit N Eat, South Street West, Center City Pediatrics and The Igloo for their support of PLAZAPALOOZA 2015!! We're so excited to celebrate with our sponsors in less than one month!!

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Tomorrow we're kicking off the Clean Block Campaign with cleanups on over 15 blo...

Tomorrow we're kicking off the Clean Block Campaign with cleanups on over 15 blocks in the neighborhood! If you want to help with a block clean up, or want to learn how you can lead YOUR block in a clean up check out the link below.

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Violent treatment

Walking westbound on the 2400 block of Wharton Street at 6:30 p.m., the complainant encountered a man operating a black Ford, Detective...

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Most wanted list

...of the 71 most violent fugitives. Authorities are searching for Richard Gilliam (right), of the 1300 block of South Taylor Street, for an aggravated assault with a gun, having issued a warrant for him Feb. 25...

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...a warrant for him Feb. 25. They are also seeking Tysean Schell (left), of the 1900 block of South Beechwood Street, for the same charge, having issued his warrant April 4...

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Neighborhood Gatherings 4-23-2015

Point Breeze Community Development Coalition holds a Zoning Meeting 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 27 at the Point Breeze CDC office, 1444 Point Breeze Ave.

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17th Police District, 20th and Federal streets, holds a PSA 1 meeting 6 p.m. April 23 at the SOSNA Office, 1901 Christian St.; a Community Meeting 5 p.m. April 27 at the district; and a PDAC meeting 6:30 p.m. April 28 at the district. 215-686-3170. phillypolice.com/districts/17th.

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

East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District, 1904 E. Passyunk Ave., recommends Flavors of the Avenue Weekend specials with cocktail, craft beer and shopping deals at dozens of businesses April 24-26. 215-336-1455. renee@visiteastpassyunk.com. visiteastpassyunk.com.

Friends of Hawthorne Park hold a meeting 6:30 to 8 p.m. April 27 at Hawthorne Park or the Hawthorne Cultural Center, 1200 Carpenter St.

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.

...a Playgroup Saturdays (weather permitting) at the Marconi Plaza southeast playground at the corner of S. 13th and Bigler streets; and the official unveiling of “The Girard Park Improvement Program” noon to 2 p...

...The Girard Park Improvement Program” noon to 2 p.m. April 25 at the park, 2101 W. Shunk St. girardestateneighbors.org. gena001@comcast.net...

Hawthorne Empowerment Coalition holds a Hawthorne Park Spring Flea Market 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 25 at Hawthorne Park, S. 12th and Catharine streets. 215-735-1225. info@hecphilly.org. hecphilly.org.

Nar-Anon Family Group meets 7 p.m. Thursdays. Epiphany of Our LordChurch, 1121 Jackson St. 215-334-1035.

Newbold Neighbors Association, holds a Comcast Day of Service 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at G.W. Childs Elementary School, 1599 Wharton St.; and a General Meeting 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 28 at the Reed Street Presbyterian Apartments, 1401 S. 16th St. president@newboldneighbors.org. newboldneighbors.org.

Newbold Neighbors Association, holds a Comcast Day of Service 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at G.W. Childs Elementary School, 1599 Wharton St.; and a General Meeting 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 28 at the Reed Street Presbyterian Apartments, 1401 S. 16th St. president@newboldneighbors.org. newboldneighbors.org.

Passyunk Square Civic Association holds a South Philly Language Exchange 7 to 9 p.m. April 23 at Tamalex, 1163 S. Seventh St.; and a Tree Planting April 25 (contact sarahsitzler@gmail.com for more info). contact@passyunk.org. passyunksquare.org.

Queen Village Neighbors Association, 405 Queen St., holds a Jazz & Joe 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. April 23 at Gloria...

...30 to 9:30 p.m. April 23 at Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Episcopal Church, 916 S. Swanson St.; a Spring Plant Sale 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 24-26 at...

...Plant Sale 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 24-26 at Physick House, 321 S. Fourth St.; a Tree Tenders Planting 9 to 11 a.m. April 25 meeting at Weccacoe Playground...

...a Tree Tenders Planting 9 to 11 a.m. April 25 meeting at Weccacoe Playground, 400 Catharine St; and an “HPV and Cancer Risk: What You Need to Know” session 5 to 7...

...Know” session 5 to 7 p.m. April 27 at the Old Pine Community Center, 401 Lombard St. 215-339-0975. info@qvna.org. qvna.org...

...a Tree Planters Spring Planting 9 a.m. April 25 at the Chester Arthur Playground, S. 22nd and Bainbridge streets; and a Friends of Chester Arthur Night Out 7 to 11 p.m. April...

...Chester Arthur Night Out 7 to 11 p.m. April 25 at the Rock School, 1101 S. Broad St. (Tickets: $50-$60). southofsouth.org. 215-732-8446...

Union Baptist Church holds its 15th Annual Barbershop Talk Human Family Day Celebration 3 to 7 p.m. April 26 at the Church, 1910 Fitzwater St.

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Calling all tree tenders, gardeners or those interested in planting STREET TREES...

Calling all tree tenders, gardeners or those interested in planting STREET TREES! Remember that Saturday 4/25 is street tree planting day in Southwest Center City, starting at 9:00 a.m. To help with tree plantings South of South (west of 20th Street), please report to 22nd and Bainbridge. To help with tree plantings South of South (east of 20th Street) please report to the SOSNA office at 19th and Christian Street. To help with tree plantings north of South Street, please report to 2024 Kater Street at 9:30 a.m.

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Please join us as we promote peace and unity in remembrance of those have passed...

Please join us as we promote peace and unity in remembrance of those have passed away from South Philly.This is an event for the entire community! See you Saturday , May 16th!

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Join @unityinthecommunity and @influencingaction for the first ever Voter Educat...

Join @unityinthecommunity and @influencingaction for the first ever Voter Education Week, May 9 - 15

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During voter education week we would love for your organization to setup an even...

During voter education week we would love for your organization to setup an event or canvass the community to inform voters about the upcoming election. Who's going to join? Felicia Harris

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Don't Miss the 2nd District Candidate Forum TOMORROW NIGHT in the Chester Arthur...

Don't Miss the 2nd District Candidate Forum TOMORROW NIGHT in the Chester Arthur auditorium (20th and Catharine)! The event begins at 6:30pm and the program starts at 7:00pm. For more info click the link: http://southofsouth.org/events/2nd-district-candidate-forum

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Saw this article, had to share it! NEW Habitat for Humanities ReStore location i...

Saw this article, had to share it! NEW Habitat for Humanities ReStore location in South Philadelphia at 2318 Washington Avenue!!!

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What a transformation! The Grays Ferry Triangles Project is now an even more vib...

What a transformation! The Grays Ferry Triangles Project is now an even more vibrant and inviting space! (Can you believe it!?) Paint the Plaza was a success thanks to our amazing volunteers- especially Robin our organizer, and Sam our artist! Thanks to all who came out to lend a hand painting or to cheer us on. We're excited for another action-packed season in the Plaza!

Apr 19

Creating opportunities for our youth.Please join us!Temple University is hiring...

Creating opportunities for our youth.Please join us!Temple University is hiring youth ages 14-22 to take part in their Urban Apps and Maps Summer Bit program. Participants will gain knowledge, experience and skills in programming and technological application development. To hear more information about the program come join us at Audenreid High School.Also , we will have someone onsite helping students get their working papers for Summer employment.

Apr 19

***We are responding to assist the @PhillyFireDept w/2 dogs & 1 cat displaced by...

***We are responding to assist the @PhillyFireDept w/2 dogs & 1 cat displaced by a fire on the 2200 block of Dickinson St in #Philly.***

Apr 19

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#ReadyTip of the Week: Become a Volunteer like our National Volunteer Week honor...

#ReadyTip of the Week: Become a Volunteer like our National Volunteer Week honorees the Red Paw Emergency Relief Team. #NVW2015

Apr 17

There's lots going on this weekend! Don't forget the Bike Registry tomorrow from...

There's lots going on this weekend! Don't forget the Bike Registry tomorrow from 10am-12pm at Catharine Park and the Sprung! pub stroll along South Street West starting at 1pm! Then we'll see you at the Grays Ferry Triangles Project to Paint the Plaza throughout the day on Sunday!

Apr 16

Check out highlights from our Ultimate Prom Experience at 6:00PM on the channel...

Check out highlights from our Ultimate Prom Experience at 6:00PM on the channel 6 news!For six years in a row , we surprised Shania from Universal Audenreid and Ameen from South Philadelphia High School with our "Ultimate Prom Experience" prom package.With the help from some of our sponsors we will be paying Ameen and Shania prom expenses.Thank you to Isaiah Thomas , State Rep Jordan Harris , Kim Smith, 76'ers , Power 99 FM , Mina Say What , One Punch , Bob Wilbowe, Ella Best , Tasha , Tamika , Nakia Carr , Universal Companies , Rising Sons , Helena , Channel 6 , Unity in the Community team and many more for making this day special for Amber and Shania! This is what it's all about.

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