3 hours ago

Massive fire breaks out at West Oak Lane church

The fire broke out around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday at the converted church on Chelten Avenue and Limekiln Pike.

    Massive fire breaks out at West Oak Lane church
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Firefighters battled a massive fire at a church in the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia. The fire broke out around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday at the converted church on Chelten Avenue and Limekiln Pike. Arriving crews were met with flames shooting from the roof.
    http://6abc.com

6 hours ago

Last evening the Philly Firefighters & 2nd Al...

Last evening the Philly Firefighters & 2nd Alarmers ON THE JOB at 2047 Chelten Ave.

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    Last evening the 9th Battalion & 2nd Alarmers ON THE JOB at 2047 Chelten Ave.
    http://www.facebook.com

6 hours ago

Last evening the 9th Battalion & 2nd Alarmers...

Last evening the 9th Battalion & 2nd Alarmers ON THE JOB at 2047 Chelten Ave.

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    Last evening the 9th Battalion & 2nd Alarmers ON THE JOB at 2047 Chelten Ave.
    http://www.facebook.com

8 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 KITCHEN SINK 1 DISHWASHER 1 DISPOSAL 2 TOILETS 2 VANITY 2 BATHTUBS 1 LAUNDRY(SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    6256 N 18TH ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

8 hours ago

14 hours ago

Box 2257 Chelten Ave & Limekiln Pike AOI: 204...

Box 2257 Chelten Ave & Limekiln Pike AOI: 2047 Chelten Ave 2 story twin 20x45 Heavy fire 1st floor Special Call 2 more engines All hands in service. Second Alarmers Responding.

    https://www.facebook.com

21 hours ago

112 Years Later, SF Remembers Devastating 1906 Earthquake

The group in attendance then ventured to the corner of 20th and Church streets to continue the annual tradition of spray painting the famous "Little Giant" fire hydrant, which is known for helping save the Mission District.

    112 Years Later, SF Remembers Devastating 1906 Earthquake
    Wednesday marks the 112th anniversary of the devastating 1906 earthquake and subsequent inferno that ravaged San Francisco and surrounding areas. More than 3,000 people are believed to have died and an estimated 28,000 buildings were wiped out as a result of the catastrophic events, according to research.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

32 hours ago

33 hours ago

  • An Easel for Easy Learning

    Mrs. Nikitscher is asking for $767.86:
    My students need a white board easel for their math classroom!
    Prince Hall Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

2 days ago

2 days ago

Police ID Woman's Body Found Dumped in Fairmount Park

The victim was identified over the weekend as Lea Morgan of the 6200 block of Bouvier Street in the city's Ogontz section, police said Monday.

    Police ID Woman's Body Found Dumped in Fairmount Park
    A 51-year-old woman was shot and her body was wrapped in a green tarp then dumped in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia police said.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

3 days ago

4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT - AS PER THE MAKE SAFE PERMIT STANDARDS - REMOVAL AND REPLACEMENT OF DETERIORATED PORTIONS OF FRONT PORCH WITH LIKE IN KIND AND QUALITY MATERIALS. NO CHANGE IN SIZE OR LOCATION. CALL THE INSPECTOR AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF WORK.

    6017 N 21ST ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 3/4" WATER DISTRIBUTION LINE PA20181004220(SFD)"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    5759 N 17TH ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF: 2 WATER CLOSETS, 2 LAVS, 1 BATHTUB, 1 LAUNDRY, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL, AND 1 WATER HEATER.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    1724 W NEDRO AVE Issued April 13, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

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5 days ago

5 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- FOR THE REMOVAL AND REPLACMENT OF DAMAGED MASONRY PORTIONS OF FRONT KNEE WALL ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE .

    5639 N 19TH ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE, METER, PANEL, GROUNDING & REWIRE & INSTALL DEVICE: SWITCHES, RECEPTS, LIGHTS, SMOKE/CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (NORTH DISTRICT)

    1724 W NEDRO AVE Issued April 12, 2018 Comment

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