26 min ago

#ASAPDirectory📰 Partner News: Rock to the Fut...

#ASAPDirectory📰 Partner News: Rock to the Future Summer Camps! -Guitarstars: Learn guitar, bass guitar, or keyboard 🎶🎸🎹July 9 – July 13, 2018; Ages 7-12; 9am – 4pm (early drop off / late pick up available)! -ROCK*A*DELPHIA: Learn guitar, bass guitar, keyboard, or drums 🎹🎸🎶🥁July 23 – July 27, 2018; Ages 13-17; 9am – 4pm (early drop off / late pick up available)! **No experience necessary and instruments provided! ***Camps @ 2139 E. Cumberland St.! . For info contact Josh at 215-302-9633 x710 or Josh@RocktotheFuture.org Register online: http://rocktothefuture.org/programs/summer-programs #rocktothefuture #phillyASAP #summer2018 #summerslideprevention

    ASAP/After School Activities Partnerships
    ASAPDirectory📰 Partner News: Rock to the Future Summer Camps! -Guitarstars: Learn guitar, bass guitar, or keyboard 🎶🎸🎹July 9 - July 13, 2018; Ages 7-12; 9am - 4pm (early drop off / late pick up...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 hours ago

School's out and today is the opening date of...

School's out and today is the opening date of the pool at Cione (Aramingo & Lehigh)! A complete list of public pools is available online https://beta.phila.gov/2018-06-15-2018-pool-opening-dates/

    2018 pool opening dates | Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation has 70+ indoor and outdoor pools opening for the summer season! The dates of each pool opening are below. Please check in with your neighborhood pool for days and times of open swim, family swim, and adult swim, as well as swim lessons and swim team activities.
    https://beta.phila.gov

7 hours ago

Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness

...you’ll also want to know. The Fishtown branch of Asian fusion-minded Cheu Noodles (1416 Frankford Ave.) is one of the most creative quality meals you can get for $15 or less...

Just up the street, check out beautiful Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave.), the Lebanese café and restaurant I’m reviewing this weekend. The lunch menu, in particular...

This article has 14 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

133 S. 18th St., 3-6 p.m. weekdays.

...has gone the pun route to name its simple but elegant BYOB Ngon Ngon at 615 S. Third St. in Queen Village. Pun? Ngon means “tasty.” Menu hits the basics (pho, salads, vermicelli bowls...

...an “upcake.” Dixie Picnic started in Malvern (215 Lancaster) and last year branched out to 1306 Chestnut St.

Cafe at 459 W. Butler Ave. features a huge variety of egg rolls, starting at breakfast, plus espresso.

Jake’s Sandwich Board’s last day at 122 S. 12th St. is Wednesday, June 20 as the changeover to Hatch & Coop – a chicken-and-egg specialist – is pegged to launch Monday, June 25.

Underground pub at 727 Walnut St. is closed, pending a rebranding as a restaurant called Sedition.

...s John’s Roast Pork, 14 E. Snyder Ave.), hoagies (Pastificio Deli is my pick, 1528 Packer Ave.), and classic Italian red gravy cuisine...

Try Mr. Joe’s Café (1514 S. Eighth St.) for that throwback Italian luncheonette feeling, with the sweet bonus of a cannoli from Termini’s Bakery across the street.

...while there are lots of upscale restaurants there, the fantastic British meat pies at Stargazy (1838 E. Passyunk Ave.) are one of the city’s best values. I also love the authentic Malaysian flavors...

...love the authentic Malaysian flavors of skewered meats grilled over coconut charcoal at Saté Kampar (1837 E. Passyunk Ave.) Bop across to the west side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian...

...side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian flavors at Indonesian standby Hardena (1754 S. Hicks St....

Center City has good values, too. Kanella Grill (1001 Spruce St.) consistently serves one of the best flavor-to-dollar quotients around, with Cypriot cooking that...

Dizengoff (1625 Sansom St.) will open your world to the possibility that hummus can be an exciting meal for $11 or less. As the sibling of Zahav, it’s also an affordable way to taste one of our top chefs in Michael Solomonov.

...of getting to know Philly, though, my pick from her list is the Oyster House (1516 Sansom St.), where the buck-a-shuck oyster happy hours will introduce you to the last of...

    Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness
    The chef who helped create the Manayunk dining scene a quarter-century ago is back in business, and he's moved to Center City. Also this week: word of tasty Vietnamese cooking in Queen Village, a solid Mexican cantina in Montco, and an easy-on-the-wallet lunch spot with locations in Center City and Malvern.
    http://www.philly.com

17 hours ago

18 hours ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TO AMEND A/P NO. 838835 TO MOVE THE LOCATION OF THE KITCHEN HOOD, DUCTWORK, AND MAKEUP AND EXHAUST FANS AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

    2524 KENSINGTON AVE Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. FOR USE AS SINGLE-FAMILY DWELLING (HOUSEHOLD LIVING) THROUGHOUT.SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION / PLAN.

    2042 TRENTON AVE Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL RAIN LEADERS INSTALL WATER AND DRAIN LINES TO 6 FIXTURES

    1858 TULIP ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (1) HEAT PUMP WITH DUCTWORK.

    1845 E OAKDALE ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    GAS HEATER 92% NEW A/C, COIL, NEW DUCTWORK.

    2637 JASPER ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • Page 1 of 3

18 hours ago

26 hours ago

Historic dairy plant and milk bottle eyed for mixed-use project

...meeting. It suggests demolishing the two mid sections of the former Harbisons Dairies plant at 2041-2055 Coral Street, and lowering the milk bottle structure into a partially enclosed courtyard...

...condominium in the building, but it’s on the far end of the structure, at 2042 Amber Street, and is not involved in the proposal...

    Historic dairy plant and milk bottle eyed for mixed-use project
    A proposal set to go in front of the Architectural Committee this month suggests turning the building surrounding Kensington's historic milk bottle sculpture into residential and commercial space, and-potentially-lowering the iconic piece in the process. The project, which would be designed by Landmark Architectural Design, was published on the Historical Commission's website recently, ahead of a June 27 meeting.
    https://philly.curbed.com

27 hours ago

Here's the list of the first 64 parks, rec centers, playgrounds and libraries that'll receive Rebuild money, funded mostly by the soda tax

2901 Cedar Street

1202-32 E Montgomery Avenue

3267-81 Almond Street

2136 Castor Avenue

2987 Almond Street

2200 E Auburn Street

This article has 54 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

2032-62 N 8th Street

600 Port Royal Avenue

1450 N 26th Street

641 Lindley Avenue

2109 W Chew Avenue

900 Federal Street

1701 Belmont Avenue

5801 W Girard Avenue

2020-50 W Lehigh Avenue

851 W Olney Avenue

1800 Washington Avenue

700 Cobbs Creek Parkway

280 Cobbs Creek Parkway

4423 Longshore Avenue

800-82 N 8th Street

2400 N 11th Street

601 Borbeck Ave

5800 Chester Avenue

575 Tomlinson Road

147 Master Street

4740 Wayne Avenue

3455 Kensington Avenue

9850 Roosevelt Boulevard

1919-41 W Ontario Street

5325 Overbrook Avenue

4901 Kingsessing Avenue

6000 Rising Sun Avenue

5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway

5543 Haverford Avenue

3720 N Broad Street

6942 Woodland Avenue

2000 Washington Lane

5100 Pine Street

740 S 17th Street

2101-35 Cecil B. Moore Avenue

601 E Indiana Avenue

400-64 E Ontario Street

732-66 N 36th Street

5700 Torresdale Avenue

300 Shunk Street

Olney Recreation Center / Hammond and Nedro

3101-27 N 22nd Street

8101 Bustleton Avenue

1501 E Bristol Street

9201 N Delaware Avenue

3201 North 5th Street

7301 Torresdale Avenue

5700 Haverford Avenue

2600 Morris Street

5710-18 Germantown Avenue

4131 Unruh Avenue

2502-12 N Howard Street

5100 Westminster Avenue

200-64 E Olney Avenue

    City Council approves first 64 Rebuild sites: Here's what's coming! | Office of the Mayor
    In early June 2018, City Council approved the first round of sites for Rebuild! Here's what that means and why that's important. Rebuild is the City's program to improve parks, rec centers, playgrounds, and libraries across Philly's neighborhoods. Most sites will be funded through bonds paid for by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
    https://beta.phila.gov

29 hours ago

Pools, frozen treats and the Shore: Guide to coping with Philly's heat and humidity

Little Baby’s Ice Cream, 2311 Frankford Ave.

This article has 4 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

John’s Water Ice, 801 Christian St.

The Franklin Fountain, 116 Market St.

Sweet Charlie’s, 1921 Walnut St. and 711 Walnut St.

Sweet Charlie’s, 1921 Walnut St. and 711 Walnut St.

    Pools, frozen treats and the Shore: Guide to coping with Philly's heat and humidity
    The Philadelphia region is getting a taste of dangerous summer heat - but there are plenty of ways to stay cool. A combination of high temperatures and humidity made it feel hotter than 100 degrees Monday. While relief may be on the way, the dog days of summer are nowhere near over.
    http://www.philly.com

32 hours ago

A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries

2313 E. Venango St.

This article has 25 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

446 S 52nd St.

5609 Walnut St.

6101 Ridge Ave.

2101 N 59th St.

700 E. Hunting Park Ave.

1500 N. Peach St.

4000 Monument Rd

5 E. Highland Ave.

3535 Market St.

5243 Rising Sun Ave.

2 N. 42nd St.

1633 Orthodox St.

3400 Lancaster Ave.

12 N 60th St. 19139

33 S 40th St.

2101 Gould St.

7155 Germantown Ave.

17 N 3rd. St.

407 E Penn St.

132 S 20th St.

5946 Germantown Ave.

2842 Saint Vincent

3300 Henry Ave. Frnt #5

4352 Wayne Ave.

6108 Germantown Ave.

    A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries
    A gnawed bag of raw poultry with mouse feces on the package in a walk-in cooler is just gross. Knowing there could be meat particles on the ceiling will have me looking up from now on. And, the person in charge at another restaurant placed his hand inside a rice container after handling a container with mice droppings....ick.
    http://www.philly.com

About

EveryBlock collects 20 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 Riverwards.

Upcoming events

Wed

View full calendar →

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Debbie Lovesbeinamom Mcgeehan Candice Davis Nicole Mcpoyle-Doman Jacquayla Jackson Tina Rose Coulter Kristine Malloy Regina Haigh Megan Miller Michael Shaw Susan Glennon

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address

Riverwards