1 hour ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE FOUR TRANSFER SWITCHES AND EMERGENCY DISTRIBUTION PANELS WITH NEW. REPLACE EXISTING 200KW GENERATOR IN BASEMENT WITH NEW 500KW ON ROOF TO PICK UP EXISTING LOADS AND REMOTE ANNUNCIATOR IN MAIN LOBBY NEW EMERGENCY SUB PANEL IN BASEMENT REPLACE STARTERS WITH VDSS FOR NEW AND EXISTING PUMPS PER 2008 NEC (HEALTH CARE)*NO FIRE ON THIS PERMIT*

    801-21 SPRUCE ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment

12 hours ago

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

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

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John’s Water Ice, 801 Christian St.

The Franklin Fountain, 116 Market St.

Little Baby’s Ice Cream, 2311 Frankford Ave.

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

14 hours ago

Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 947 views

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Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970

...12:30 am, the victim, a 25 year-old-male, was walking alone on the 200 block of South Broad Street when he encountered five unknown males who were approaching him. The males surrounded the complainant...

Commerical Robbery 2211 Stenton Ave DC 18 14 0047590 - Duration: 2:38. 375 views

    Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970
    On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at 12:30 am, the victim, a 25 year-old-male, was walking alone on the 200 block of South Broad Street when he encountered five unknown males who were approaching him. The males surrounded the complainant at which time the complainant handed over his iPhone X, and his wallet containing $40 and various credit cards.
    https://www.youtube.com/

15 hours ago

Commercial Burglary 6001 N Ogontz Ave DC 18 35 051109

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575 - Duration: 2:02. 947 views

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...54 AM, two unknown black males gained access to the Yashley Mini-market located at 6001 Ogontz Avenue by forcing open a basement door. Once inside the individuals took an iPad, the cash...

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 31,657 views

Commercial Burglary 6825 Ogontz Ave DC 16 35 092896 - Duration: 3:19. PhiladelphiaPolice 471 views

Robbery 5608 N Broad St DC 18 35 013818 - Duration: 2:30. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,000 views

Robbery 7901 Frankford Ave DC# 13-15-047699 - Duration: 2:16. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,974 views

Commercial Burglary 11730 Bustleton Ave DC 16 07 004993 - Duration: 2:12. 1,907 views

Robbery 14101 Bustleton Ave DC 15 07 038465 - Duration: 1:58. 1,487 views

Robbery Carjacking 3101 N Broad St DC 18 25 043129 - Duration: 2:05. 477 views

Robbery 5600 Ogontz Ave DC 16 35 074569 - Duration: 2:24. 5,225 views

    Commercial Burglary 6001 N Ogontz Ave DC 18 35 051109
    On Sunday June 17, 2018, at 3:54 AM, two unknown black males gained access to the Yashley Mini-market located at 6001 Ogontz Avenue by forcing open a basement door. Once inside the individuals took an iPad, the cash register, cigarettes, baby formula and a jar filled with change.
    https://www.youtube.com/

39 hours ago

Aggravated Assault 1801 Hunting Park Ave DC 18 39 040819

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575 - Duration: 2:02. 813 views

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Theft Arson Pattern 47XX Osage Ave 4101 Sansom St DC 18 18 023412 DC 18 18 026818 - Duration: 1:56. 1,381 views

Robbery Carjacking 3101 N Broad St DC 18 25 043129 - Duration: 2:05. 477 views

Aggravated Assault Stabbing 201 S Broad St DC 18 06 024622 - Duration: 1:10. 1,662 views

Commercial Robbery 300 N 63rd St DC 18 19 040146 - Duration: 2:51. 130 views

    Aggravated Assault 1801 Hunting Park Ave DC 18 39 040819
    On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at 11:14 pm, the victim was getting gas at the Speedway gas station located at 1801 West Hunting Park Avenue when suddenly an unknown silver sedan pulled up and 2 unknown black males along with 2 unknown black females jumped out.
    https://www.youtube.com/

3 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    DELETE FEED TO WHIRLPOOL,REPLACE EXISTING EXHAUST FAN,GFI RECEPT AND 4 EXISTING RECESS FIXTURES WITH NEW FIXTURES WITH NO ADDITIONAL WIRING FOR ONE FOR ONE REPLACEMENT.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    233 S 6TH ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

sltaylor posted 1 photo to Flickr:

4 days ago

Here are today's cheapest rentals in Old City, Philadelphia

Then there's this space with one bedroom and one bathroom at 116 S. Seventh St., listed at $1,445/month.

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Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom at 130 Arch St., which, at 700 square feet, is going for $1,375/month.

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo, situated at 38 N. Third St., is listed for $1,495/month for its 602 square feet of space.

Listed at $1,595/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom dwelling is located at 125 N. Fourth St.

    Here are today's cheapest rentals in Old City, Philadelphia
    Old City is a "walker's paradise," is great for biking and is a haven for transit riders, according to Walk Score's rating system. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Old City look like these days--and what might you get for your money?
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

Six Feet Under near Washington Square is closed for a reboot into Sedition

Gene LeFevre, a veteran real estate developer whose restaurant projects include Black Sheep and M Restaurant (and the Morris House Hotel), is retooling Six Feet Under, his moody, brick-walled subterranean bar literally six feet below the sidewalk at 727 Walnut St.

    Six Feet Under near Washington Square is closed for a reboot into Sedition
    Gene LeFevre, a veteran real estate developer whose restaurant projects include Black Sheep and M Restaurant (and the Morris House Hotel), is retooling Six Feet Under, his moody, brick-walled subterranean bar literally six feet below the sidewalk at 727 Walnut St. It opened late last summer.
    http://www.philly.com

5 days ago

  • 1100

5 days ago

Indecent Exposure 5680 Rising Sun Ave DC 18 02 029181

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 15 views

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Indecent Exposure 5680 Rising Sun Ave DC 18 02 029181

...2:00 am, an unknown black male entered the Sunoco Gas Station located on the 5600 block of Rising Sun Avenue. Once inside the suspect approached the counter and exposed himself to an employee then fled...

    Indecent Exposure 5680 Rising Sun Ave DC 18 02 029181
    On June 5, 2018, at approximately 2:00 am, an unknown black male entered the Sunoco Gas Station located on the 5600 block of Rising Sun Avenue. Once inside the suspect approached the counter and exposed himself to an employee then fled in a dark colored sedan.
    https://www.youtube.com/

5 days ago

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575

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Indecent Exposure 5680 Rising Sun Ave DC 18 02 029181 - Duration: 1:09. 14 views

Aggravated Assault Stabbing 201 S Broad St DC 18 06 024622 - Duration: 1:10. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,604 views

    Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575
    On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at 12:47 pm, the suspects entered LXY Philadelphia. One of the suspects opened a glass display case containing a stainless steel Audemars Piguet watch. The suspect then reached into the case, removed the watch, and fled the location on foot.
    https://www.youtube.com/

5 days ago

Robbery 7600 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 027664

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 15 views

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Robbery 7600 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 027664

Robbery Carjacking 3101 N Broad St DC 18 25 043129 - Duration: 2:05. 477 views

Theft Arson Pattern 47XX Osage Ave 4101 Sansom St DC 18 18 023412 DC 18 18 026818 - Duration: 1:56. 1,033 views

Indecent Exposure 5680 Rising Sun Ave DC 18 02 029181 - Duration: 1:09. 14 views

Aggravated Assault Stabbing 201 S Broad St DC 18 06 024622 - Duration: 1:10. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,604 views

Commercial Robbery 5232 Montour St DC 18 02 027339 - Duration: 0:30. 790 views

Theft 345 S 12th St DC 18 06 024491 - Duration: 1:06. 230 views

Commercial Robbery 6233 Woodland Ave DC 18 12 036966 - Duration: 1:00. 548 views

    Robbery 7600 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 027664
    On May 28th, 2018, at approximately 6:05 pm, the victim, a 27 year-old-male, was exiting his motel room on the 7600 block of Roosevelt Blvd when he was met by two unknown black males in the hallway. One of the suspect pointed a handgun at the victim's face forcing him back inside the room.
    https://www.youtube.com/

6 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    TWO-STORY ADDITION TO THE REAR OF AN EXISTING FOUR-STORY HOUSE AND SIX FOOT EXTENSION OF ROOF OF EXISTING GARAGE.

    514 SPRUCE ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    TWO-STORY ADDITION TO THE BACK OF THE HOUSE WITH A BASEMENT AND SIX-FOOT EXTENSION OF EXISTING ONE-STORY GARAGE. NO WORK TO FRONT FACADE OF 514 SPRUCE STREET.

    514 SPRUCE ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

Jun 12

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Jun 11

Jun 10

  • 1100

    • Fraud

      700 Block Pine St. J May 29, 2018 @ 3:48 p.m. Comment

Jun 10

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP, FAI & HOUSE DRAIN PA20181583020 "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"

    525 SPRUCE ST Issued June 8, 2018 Comment

Jun 10

  • Readers and Writers

    Mrs. Grubb is asking for $332.56:
    My students need blank books in order to create a keepsake of all of their writing from the 3rd grade. Throughout the year, we will add writing pieces that students can keep forever.
    Gen George A McCall School Comment

Jun 09

  • 1100

    • Fraud

      400 Block Spruce St. May 31, 2018 @ 1:35 p.m. Comment

Jun 09

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING TENANT SPACE FOR USE AS A MERCANTILE OCCUPANCY. ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE THE ERECTION OF PARTITION WALLS, PROVIDE FINISHES/FURNISHINGS AND ACCESSIBILITY IMPROVEMENTS THROUGHOUT. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER WORK AND SIGNAGE.

    314-26 S 5TH ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

Jun 08

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    DEMOLITION OF EXSTG BLDGS (BLDG AT 712-714 TO REMAIN), FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED BLDG W/ ROOF DECKS ACCESSED FROM THE 2ND - 5TH, 12TH, 16TH, 22ND, 24TH - 26TH FLRS (FACING SANSOM & S 7TH); BALCONIES FROM 6TH THRU 14TH FLRS; FOR USE AS 1 - VACANT COMM. SPACE (URP REQD PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY) ON THE GRND FLR FACING SANSOM IN THE SAME BLDG W/ MULTI-FAMILY OF 85 DWG UNITS; 39 ACC. CLASS 1A BICYCLE PKG SP W/IN THE PROPOSED BLDG; 1 OFF-STREET LOADING SP ACCESSED FROM S. 7TH; 59 NON-ACC PKG SP OFF-SITE IN GARAGE AT 618 MARKET & 1 H/C ACCESSIBLE PKG SP IN GARAGE AT 150 S. INDEP. NO CHANGES TO EXSTG TAKE-OUT RESTAURANT, WEARING APPAREL & ACCESSORIES, & MULTI-FAMILY (12 UNITS) W/IN EXSTG BLDG.

    708 SANSOM ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING ADMIN REVIEW

    PERMIT TO AMEND APPLICATION # 879812 TO DOCUMENT THE FULL USE REGISTRATION. PREVIOUS PERMIT LANGUAGE WAS CUT OFF WHEN PRINTED ( SEE ALLICATION# 879812 FOR PLANS)

    708 SANSOM ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    RELOCATE 70 EXISTING SPRINKLER HEADS

    500-06 WALNUT ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment

Jun 07

Jun 06

What's the cheapest rental available in Washington Square, right now?

To round things out, there's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom at 713 Pine St. It's being listed for $1,200/month.

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This studio, situated at 1229 Chestnut St., is listed for $970/month.

Then there's this 317-square-foot condo at 1324 Locust St., listed at $995/month.

Listed at $1,160/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom residence is located at 1125 Chestnut St.

    What's the cheapest rental available in Washington Square, right now?
    If you're apartment hunting, you know how hard it can be to find a bargain. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Washington Square look like these days--and what might you get for your money? According to Walk Score's assessment, the neighborhood has excellent walkability, is a "biker's paradise" and has excellent transit.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 06

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE INSTALLATION OF NON-STRUCTURAL PARTITION WALLS AND FLOOR/CEILING/WALL FINISHING. (IEBC 2009, WORK-AREA, LVL II ALT) **SEPARATE PERMITS REQ'D FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL, FIRE SUPPRESSION, AND MECHANICAL SYSTEM ALTERATIONS.**

    241 S 6TH ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13 WITH A 4-INCH FIRE SERVICE, AND THE INSTALLATION OF A BACKFLOW PREVENTION ASSEMBLY, AS PER APPROVED PLANS. ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.

    314-26 S 5TH ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment

Jun 06

Jun 06

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Jun 05

10 Things You Might Not Know About Root Beer Magnate Charles Hires

3. Hires soon opened his own Philly drugstore, at 602 Spruce Street, just off Washington Square. On a midday walk, he noticed a pile of dirt outside...

    10 Things You Might Not Know About Root Beer Magnate Charles Hires
    A new book looks at the effervescent Philadelphian who made root beer as American as apple pie. Okay, sure, there's Coca Cola - but 10 years before there was, Philadelphia druggist Charles E. Hires introduced his all-natural Hires Root Beer to the world and launched the soft-drink biz.
    https://www.phillymag.com

Jun 05

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Jun 04

104 S 5th St, Philadelphia, PA 19106 posted 1 photo to Fotella:
441 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19106 posted 1 photo to Fotella:

Jun 04

thucydides5 posted 2 photos to Flickr:

Jun 03

Served With Love at St. George Greek Festival

256 South 8th Street, Philadelphia, PA

    Served With Love at St. George Greek Festival
    Philadelphia, PA - Fresh, hot, sticky and sweet. The aromas of traditional Greek sweets fill the air. If your daydreaming about Greek food, then visit the St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Olde City. It's where Greece come to life, brought to you by real Greek parishioners. https://youtu.be/2L0bUEdwkw4 The giant...
    https://cosmosphilly.com

Jun 03

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 4 DUPLEX RECEPTACLES AND FEED TWO MODULAR FURNITURE.PULL FIVE 120 VOLT CIRCUITS FORM EXISTING PANEL.INSTALL ONE 2X4 FIXTURE 4 WALL OCCUPANCY SENSORS AND CLEAN AND RELAMP 23 EXISTING LIGHT FIXTURES (OFFICE SPACE)

    801-21 SPRUCE ST Issued May 31, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (1) NEW GRD FOR BATHROOM EXHAUST AS PER APPROVED PLANS ON FIRST FLOOR OF GARFIELD DUNCAN BUILDING.

    801-21 SPRUCE ST Issued May 31, 2018 Comment

Jun 03

Jun 02

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    LEVEL 1 ALTERATIONS NO FRAMING OR ALTERATIONS TO FIRE RATED WALLS OR CEILINGS BATHROOM RENOVATIONS

    241 S 6TH ST Issued May 29, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    LEVEL 1 ALTERATIONS NO FRAMING OR ALTERATIONS TO FIRE RATED WALLS OR CEILINGS BATHROOM RENOVATIONS

    233 S 6TH ST Issued May 29, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    WIRE AND INSTALL RECEPTACLES AND LIGHTING FOR 4400SF. CONDOMINIUM, INCLUDING KITCHEN AND BATHROOMS.AS PER 2008 NEC. (CC DISTRICT)

    500-06 WALNUT ST Issued May 30, 2018 Comment

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