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I am going to take a television to the Recycling Center on Saturday. It still works though.
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Tysheed Davis, 26, from the 2200 block of Wharton Street, is charged with murder and related offenses.
Police responded to the area of Point Breeze Avenue and Wharton Street at 4:22 p.m. Friday for a report of a shooting.
Facts and rumors swirled after the fatal shooting of Hugh Lavery, 42, of 1234 South 26th Street by Jesse Butler near 26th and Annin Streets. Did Lavery’s pregnant wife die of grief? No. Was their unborn child also a casualty? Untrue.
2506-2508 Federal Street, July 29, 1924. Six years after the riots. (PhillyHistory.org)This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)
Earlier the same summer, 1918, after violence against newcomers to 24th and Pine, Williams had struck the same chord of warning: “We favor peace but we say to...
Point Breeze Pharmacy - 1407 Point Breeze Ave.This article has 16 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
Engine 2/Ladder 3 - 2426 N. 2nd St.
Engine 45/Ladder 14 - 26th and York streets
Engine 7/Ladder 10 - Kensington and Castor avenues
Engine 43/Ladder 9 - 21st and Market streets
Ladder 2 - 4th and Arch streets
Pennsylvania State Police Troop K Barracks - 2201 Belmont Ave.
Engine 54 - 63rd Street and Lancaster Avenue
Engine 68/Ladder 13 - 52nd Street and Willows Avenue
Engine 19/Ladder 8 - Chelten Avenue and Baynton Street
Engine 9/Ladder 21 - Germantown Avenue and Carpenter Lane
Ladder 30 - Ridge Avenue and Cinnaminson Street
Engine 60/Ladder 19 - 2301 S. 24th St.
Engine 33 - Richmond and Kirkbride streets
Port Richmond Pharmacy - 2512 E. Clearfield St. (outside - weather permitting)
Tacony Pharmacy - 7100 Torresdale Ave.
Jenkintown Police Department - 700 Summit Ave.
[A Row Home in Point Breeze, 2118 Reed Street] April 22-May 1, 2016; hollysdeadsoldiers.brownpapertickets.com.
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Breakfast at Tiffany’s with Chris, Bruce, and Doug: Interview with three playwrights restaging a Fringe favorite
...week or so, Phindie and the three collaborators have chatted about this must-see relaunch. [2116 Reed Street] April 22-May 1, 2016; hollysdeadsoldiers.brownpapertickets.com
...runs two high quality early child care education centers. One is in the heart of Point Breeze at 22nd and Moore Streets, the other is in South Philadelphia near 16th and South Streets. Bullock...This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)
...in the heart of Point Breeze at 22nd and Moore Streets, the other is in South Philadelphia near 16th and South Streets. Bullock says they employ a model “two generational” approach to tackling poverty...
So yeah, this storage facility is happening. But developers on the 2300 block of Alter Street are thus far undeterred as they build a row of new townhomes on the entire...
Apr. 16- Councilman Kenyatta Johnson sponsors Pt. Breeze 5k Walk/Run, 8 a.m.-12m., starting at 2300 Wharton St. Promoting health awareness and combating pancreatic cancer. For info Kaitlin Manasterski (215) 686-3412.This article has 34 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
Apr. 14- Connected Women host Political Power & Networking Hour at Columbia N. YMCA, 1400 N. Broad St., 6 p.m. Free and open to public.
Apr. 14- State Senate candidate Kevin Boyle is hosted Reception at FOP Lodge, 11630 Caroline Rd., 6-8 p.m. $35 – Guests $35, Supporters $100, Friends $250, Hosts $1,000. For info firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apr. 14- S. Phila. Tea Party Patriots meet at Prudential Bank, 19th & Oregon Ave., 7-9 p.m. Parking in rear. For info Rita Anderson (215) 462-6631.
...Kenney addresses Greater N.E. Phila. Chamber of Commerce luncheon at Union League G.C., Frankford & Grant, 11:30 a.m. Tickets $40. For info (215) 332-3400.information, please email vcram...
...to “Friends of Kevin Boyle” and may be presented at the door or mailed to 14200 Bustleton Avenue, Unit 1, Philadelphia, PA 19116. For more information, please email email@example.com
Apr. 15- 43rd Ward Democrats host Candidates Night at A Lounge, 4210 Macalester St., 5-9 p.m.
Apr. 15- Senate candidate Katie McGinty is hosted Reception by Wade Albert, Sherrie Cohen & Malcolm Kenyatta at Stir Lounge, 1705 Chancellor St., 5-7 p.m. Hosts $1,000, Sponsors $500, Friends $250. RSVP Evan Seltzer (215) 901-8271 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apr. 15- Rally for State Rep. Mark Cohen at Rising Sun VFW Post 2819, 6850 Martins Mill Rd., 6-8 p.m.
...and Order of Eastern Stars host Chat & Chew Breakfast for political candidates at Grand Lodge, 4301 N. Broad St., 8:30-10:30 a.m. Candidates $200. Checks payable to “Absolom Jones Foundation”, 4301...
Apr. 16- Cedarbrook Civic Ass’n hosts 2nd Congressional Dist. Candidates Forum at St. Raymond of Penaforte Ch., 1350 E. Vernon Rd., 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Apr. 16- ODAAT’s Mel Wells leads Anti Violence Coalition on Show You Care March from Sullivan Progress Plaza, 1501 N. Broad St., starting 11 a.m. Heads south to City Hall. For info (215) 226-7880.
...three wards and take on job as GOP Fund raising Chairman at United Republican Cl., 3156 Frankford Ave., 6:30-9:30 p.m. Food, open bar, entertainment, special bartenders and guests. Tickets...
Apr. 21- Mothers in Charge hosts Anniversary Gala at Penn’s Landing Caterers, Reed St. & Columbus Blvd. $100 ticket includes cocktail hour 5-6 p.m.; $75 ticket includes dinner, dancing from 6 p.m.
Apr. 21- Phila. Chapter NOW holds Spring Fundraiser & Awards Ceremony, 6 to 8 pm at Asian Arts Initiative, 1219 Vine St., 6-8 p.m. Honoring Deputy Mayor Nina Ahmad, Anne Gemmell & Diane Foglizzo.
Apr. 22- Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown hosts Old School Dance Party at The View, 800 N. Broad St., 6-11 p.m. MC Doug Harrison, WDAS. Free hors d’oeuvres. Contributions payable to...
Apr. 22- Day of Rope Dinner honors Labor Leaders at Elevator Constructors Ha., 12273 Townsend Rd., 7 p.m. Tickets $50. For info Brian Coleman (215) 779-1330 or Tom Dooley (267) 248-5512.
Apr. 23- State Rep. Mark Cohen hosts Autism Expo at St. William Parish, 6238 Rising Sun Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Lunch provided. RSVP Deb Whittingham (215) 342-2167.
Apr. 24- Barbershop Talk Human Family Day Foundation hosts Human Family Day Celebration at Union Baptist Ch., 1910 Fitzwater St., 3-7 p.m. For info (215) 879-9935.
Apr. 27- African American Chamber of Commerce holds Annual Meeting & Awards Gala at 1st Dist. Plaza, 3801 Market St., 5-8 p.m. Tickets $100.
Apr. 27- Jobs with Justice Labor Law Reception hosts Evening with Councilwoman Helen Gym at Willig, Williams & Davidson, 1825 Walnut St., 25th fl., 5:30 p.m. Tickets $75. For info email@example.com.
Apr. 27- Kol Tzedek Synagogue holds Labor Seder at Calvary Center, 81 S. 48th St., 6-9 p.m.
Apr. 28- State Rep. John Taylor is hosted Historic Site Cigar & Wine Tasting at Colonial Dames, 1630 Latimer St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Team Taylor Co-Chair $10,000, Host $5,000, Benefactor $2,500, Patron $1,000, Individual $250. For info (215) 545-2244 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apr. 28- Councilman Mark Squilla hosts NFL Draft Party at BOP Restaurant, 220 S. Broad St., 6:30-9:30 p.m. Special guests Brett Celek, players & cheerleaders. Hail Mary Pass...
Apr. 28- Ports of Phila. Maritime Soc. honors Kevin Castagnola, Exec. Dir. and CEO of South Jersey Port Corp., as Maritime Person of Year at 81st annual dinner at Cescaphé, 923 N. 2nd St.
Apr. 30- Mayor’s Office of Youth Commission hosts Youth Summer Job Fair at 1755 N. 13th St., 12-5 p.m. For info Rachel Abbott (215) 686-2159.
May 3- Germantown Republican Club sponsors Lincoln Day Dinner at Union League, 140 S. Broad St., cocktails 6:30 p.m., dinner 7:00 p.m. Tickets $65. Booster listing in...
...W. Taubenberger. Reservations must be paid by Apr. 26. Reduced parking rate at Midtown Garage, 1415 Sansom St.
May 6- Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship Committee holds Contest & Open House at Training Facility, 10401 Decatur Rd., 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Competition in 5 categories. Also trade show exhibits, family fun day. For info (215) 824-2300.
May 6- State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Senior Health Fair for 201st Legislative Dist. at York Ho., 5325 Old York Rd., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free.
May 6- Councilman David Oh hosts Fundraiser & Victory Party at 1925, 111 S. 17th St, 6-8 p.m. Special guests suburban County Commissioners. Contribution levels $100, $250, $500, $1...
...Commissioners. Contribution levels $100, $250, $500, $1,000. Checks payable to “Citizens for David Oh”, 5813 Thomas Ave., Phila., PA 19143. Contributions accepted at door...
May 6- UNICO hosts Spring Fundraiser at Galdo’s, Entertainment Complex, 1933 W. Moyamensing Ave., 7 p.m. Donations $40. Honoring Humanitarian of Year Fr. Nicholas F. Martorano.
...19- Lt. Gov. Mike Stack hosts Spring Fling at 1st Troop Phila. City Calvary Armory, 22 S. 23rd St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $250. Flower sponsor $5,000 and Blossom Sponsor...
Aug. 13- State Rep. Mark Cohen hosts Senior & Youth Summer Health Fair at 6300-6400 Rising Sun Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Vendors, giveaways, health screenings, legislative services, games, live bands, food. For info Sonya Thomas (215) 342-2167 or email@example.com.
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It was about 8:10 a.m. Monday when police found Ford handcuffed and shot multiple times in a front bedroom on the 2200 block of Greenwich Street, police said. Medics took him to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead about a half-hour later. - Julie ShawThis article has 4 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
Keyarra Frisby admitted last week in Common Pleas Court that she stabbed Anita Cotton, 17, in the neck during a melee outside the Walgreens store at 4201 N. Broad St. in the early hours of July 5.
Police said the women had left the store at 1529 Chestnut St. about 6 p.m. when an employee followed them outside to 16th and Chestnut Streets and tried to retrieve the stolen items. Both women then pulled out steak knives. One stabbed the worker in her neck, while the other stabbed her in the back.
...investigation. Police have said they found 230 grams of cocaine in his house on the 5900 block of Vine Street as well as a small amount of marijuana, a .40-caliber pistol, and $2,430...
The man was shot in the head shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday on the 2000 block of Castor Avenue. He had been called to go to Kensington because his son, a juvenile who lives...
The incident occurred after 8 p.m. Monday on the 2200 block of Greenwich Street.
Ford lived inside the home where he was killed on the 2200 block of Greenwich Street.
Police said the victim, whose name was not released, was found about 8:10 a.m. on the 2200 block of Greenwich Street. Medics took him to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead about a half-hour later.This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
In a video released by police, three men are seen approaching the warehouse on the 100 block of East Hunting Park Avenue with a ladder about 2:35 a.m. Friday. In the dark, they pry open a rear door, then go inside and take the tobacco.
A small crowd formed on the 2000 block of Castor Avenue, where the son and the other person were fighting, police said. After the father, who...
Maxine is known to frequent the South Philadelphia are of 22nd and Lombard, and 22nd and Dickinson.This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)
Maxine is known to frequent the South Philadelphia are of 22nd and Lombard, and 22nd and Dickinson.
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2. 24-Carat Carrot Cake at Kermit’s Bake Shoppe (2204 Washington Avenue): carrot cake and cream cheese icing heavenThis article has 3 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
5. The Lolita Cubano at Lolita (106 South 13th Street): roasted pork shoulder sandwich with bacon, country ham, grain mustard, caciocavallo, pickles, chipotle aioli & pickled cabbage, served with spicy jalapeño-onion fries
4. The Salty Pimp at Big Gay Ice Cream (521 South Broad Street): vanilla ice cream, dulce de leche, and sea salt in a chocolate dip
3. Pie & Mash at Stargazy (1838 East Passyunk Avenue): pretty much any delicious pie, mash, and parsley liquor
...got posted to Facebook and we spied a project that we would not have expected. 2438-48 Federal St. sits right next to the 25th Street viaduct but developers have the 20K sqft property...
The SPHINC meeting next week will also feature the mixed-use proposal for 24th & Wharton, so we'll have much to report in just a few days.
2109 Dickinson Street [McCann Real Estate Team]
1529 South 22nd St.
1300-08 S. 24TH ST. (SW CORNER 24TH AND WHARTON)
Much to the relief of near neighbors, the blighted buildings at the southwest corner of 24th & Wharton were demolished a few months ago. The buildings actually had some amazing history, housing a...
The project will come before the community on Monday, March 28th, at 6:30pm at 1444 Point Breeze Ave. at the monthly South Philadelphia HOMES zoning meeting. Will the community support the mixed-use...
EveryBlock collects 22 types of news in Philadelphia — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 2300-2330 Wharton St.