8 hours ago

8 amazing, nearly forgotten moments in Philly history unearthed from Temple's Urban Archive, which turns 50 this year

...7 p.m.; and a symposium with historians and archivists at Temple Performing Arts Center (1801 N. Broad St.), Oct. 20 at 11 a.m...

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...to mark its 50th anniversary this week: a screening of archival footage at International House (3701 Chestnut St.) Oct. 19 at 7 p.m.; and a symposium with historians and archivists at Temple...

    8 amazing, nearly forgotten moments in Philly history unearthed from Temple's Urban Archive, which turns 50 this year
    Fifty years ago, a group of Temple University historians watching current events fade into the haze of memory decided to take action - to preserve Philadelphia's history, even as it was being made. "They wanted to think about doing history from the bottom up," archivist John Pettit said.
    http://www.philly.com

12 hours ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 100A, 32- SPACE PANEL, REPLACE 8- SWITCHES AND 10- OUTLETS... IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    1828 N MARSHALL ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE, GROUNDING & ALL NEW WIRING, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, RECEPTACLES, 110V SMOKE DETECTORS/CO DETECTORS, CATV& TELE WIRING THROUGHOUT AS PER NEC 2008 EAST

    1927 N DARIEN ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TEMPORARY CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY FOR UNIT 101A-COMMERCIAL SPACE ONLY

    1516-54 N 5TH ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    PERMIT TO COMPLY WITH CASE NO. 578310 FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF THE REAR WALL AS PER APPROVED PLANS AND ENGINEER'S REPORT. SPECIAL INSPECTOR ANDRIY TURBIN PE, (LICENSE # PE078445) FOR POST INSTALLED CONCRETE ANCHORS.

    151 W NORRIS ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE, GROUNDING & ALL NEW WIRING, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, RECEPTACLES, 110V SMOKE DETECTORS/CO DETECTORS, CATV& TELE WIRING THROUGHOUT AS PER NEC 2008 EAST

    804 W NORRIS ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
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12 hours ago

htomren posted 2 photos to Flickr:

12 hours ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Center Supplies

    Ms. Burke is asking for $236.94:
    My students need crayons, markers, stamps, and scissors in order to participate in engaging learning centers.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment
  • Supplies for Success

    Ms. Burke is asking for $1095.69:
    My students need a fully furnished, comfortable classroom in order to fully foster their education throughout the year.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment
  • Tissues, Band-Aids, Lotion and More Needed!

    Mrs. Finkelstein is asking for $177.99:
    My students need Life Essential tissues, lotion, band-aids, towelettes, advil and glasses cleaner.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment

19 hours ago

Teen dies after being shot in Wilmington

Officers found 19-year-old Dwayne Grimes along the 500 block of Jefferson Street with a gunshot wound to his chest.

    Teen dies after being shot in Wilmington
    A teen who was shot and left on a Wilmington street Monday afternoon has died from his injuries.
    http://6abc.com

24 hours ago

Get Spooked: 10 Philly-Area Halloween Runs to Have on Your Radar

Where: Saint Benjamin Brewing Company, 1710 North 5th Street, Kensington

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Where: Three starting points: Palmer Park (Frankford Avenue and East Palmer Street, Fishtown), South Philly (7th and Bainbridge Streets) and City Hall

Where: Philadelphia Runner Center City, 1601 Sansom Street, Rittenhouse

    Get Spooked: 10 Philly-Area Halloween Runs to Have on Your Radar
    Some are free, some are extra spooky, and - naturally - costumes are encouraged for just about all of 'em. It's that time, friends: Halloween time! This year, instead of vegging out on the couch with mounds of Halloween candy and Hocus Pocus, strap on those running shoes and hit the pavement with these 10 Halloween-themed runs going down around Philly.
    http://www.phillymag.com

27 hours ago

A conversation with Tyler Alum Edgar Heap of Birds, MFA '79 in Art in America's October 2017 issue

2001 North 13th Street

    A conversation with Tyler Alum Edgar Heap of Birds, MFA '79 in Art in America's October 2017 issue
    Edgar Heap of Birds graduated from Tyler in 1979 with an MFA in Painting. His work is currently on view in "An Incomplete History of Protest: Selection from the Whitney's Collection, 1940-2017
    https://tyler.temple.edu

36 hours ago

36 hours ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Healthy Snack Time

    Ms. Smith is asking for $298.53:
    My students need healthy snacks that they wouldn't mind eating because most of them are very picky eaters and most of the time they don't eat lunch or breakfast provided.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment
  • We Would Love Healthy Snacks and Breakfast Foods!

    Mrs. Finkelstein is asking for $190.26:
    My students need would love to get healthy food such as breakfast bars, pop corn, crackers and healthy chips.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment

47 hours ago

The Art of Art Education - on view through December 11th!

2001 North 13th Street

    The Art of Art Education - on view through December 11th!
    Check out the artwork of Tyler Alumni, Tyler Co-op teachers, and friends of Tyler Art Education and Community Arts Practices at The Art of Art Education show in Malvern, PA! Support our local art educ
    https://tyler.temple.edu

47 hours ago

Philly Tribune Features Tyler Art Education Alum

2001 North 13th Street

    Philly Tribune Features Tyler Art Education Alum
    One of our Tyler School of Art, Art Education Alumni is featured in the Philadelphia Tribune for inspiring her students through art! 'When Margarita Logvinov first came to the US from Ukraine, she did
    https://tyler.temple.edu

2 days ago

PPA to Host Six (6) Community Outreach Events

1101 West Susquehanna Ave, 19122

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1901 Vine Street, 19103

    " PPA to Host Six (6) Community Outreach Events
    In the coming weeks, Philadelphia Parking Authority staff will be hosting a round of informational meetings for residents throughout the City.
    http://www.philapark.org

2 days ago

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      1400 Block N. Broad St. October 9, 2017 @ 2:41 p.m. Comment

2 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Skills To Be Included

    Ms. Smith is asking for $299.74:
    My students need social studies and science books to help them practice the skills in each subject.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment
  • Chrome Book and Financial Literacy!

    Mrs. Finkelstein is asking for $381.56:
    My students need a Chromebook and case in order to learn about Financial Literacy.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment

3 days ago

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A NEW ATTACHED LIGHT=FRAMED STRUCTURE TO INCLUDE UNDERPINNING INSTALLATION, EGRESS WINDOW WELL, FOUNDATION INSTALLATION, ROOF DECK INSTALLATION, ACCESS PILOT HOUSE ERECTION, AND BRACED WALL PANEL INSTALLATION. **SEPARATE PERMITS TO BE REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, AND FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM INSTALLATION.**

    2011 HOPE ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    EZ ELECTRIC PERMIT - INSTALL 200AMP MAIN SERVICE INSTALL 2 GANG METER SOCKET INSTALL ALL WIRING THROUGHOUT 2FD AS PER 2008 NEC INSTALL 120V SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS THROUGHOUT.

    1841-43 N 2ND ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A NEW ATTACHED LIGHT=FRAMED STRUCTURE TO INCLUDE EGRESS WINDOW WELL, FOUNDATION INSTALLATION, ROOF DECK INSTALLATION, ACCESS PILOT HOUSE ERECTION, AND BRACED WALL PANEL INSTALLATION. **SEPARATE PERMITS TO BE REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, AND FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM INSTALLATION.** (SEE PLANS UNDER AP#777100)

    2015 HOPE ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EZ PLUMBING PERMIT REPIPE DWV AND WATER SUPPLY FOR NEW HOUSE LAYOUT 15 FIXTURES: 4 W/C, 5 LAVS; 4 SHOWERS/TUBS; 2 KITCHEN SINKS; STACK AND HOUSE DRAIN AS PER THE 2004 PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE.

    2036-38 N HANCOCK ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A NEW ATTACHED LIGHT=FRAMED STRUCTURE TO INCLUDE EGRESS WINDOW WELL, FOUNDATION INSTALLATION, ROOF DECK INSTALLATION, ACCESS PILOT HOUSE ERECTION, AND BRACED WALL PANEL INSTALLATION. **SEPARATE PERMITS TO BE REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, AND FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM INSTALLATION.** (SEE AP#777100 FOR ASSOCIATED PLANS.)

    2013 HOPE ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
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3 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      1200 Block Polett Walk October 9, 2017 @ 5:11 p.m. Comment

3 days ago

Teen Photo Alumni

1400 N. American Street #103

    Teen Photo Alumni
    Teen Photo Alumni, fill out our Alumni Survey so we can provide exclusive opportunity information to Teen Photo's Alumni. Know an alum who hasn't connected with Teen Photo in a while? Be sure to send them our survey! View Alumni Survey here! Have less extensive info to update?
    http://www.philaphotoarts.org

3 days ago

David Hartt: Negative Space / the Last Poet

1400 N. American Street #103

    David Hartt: Negative Space / the Last Poet
    February 28 - May 19, 2018 Opening Reception: March 8, 6:30 - 8:30 pm In David Hartt's first solo exhibition in Philadelphia, Negative Space / the Last Poet will present a new photographic series and film whose genesis began with a series of photographs by Robert Rauschenberg, who in 1980 documented his journey from Long Island to Captiva, Florida.
    http://www.philaphotoarts.org

3 days ago

Justin Kimball: Elegy

1400 N. American Street #103

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401 S. Broad St. (Broad & Pine Streets)

    Justin Kimball: Elegy
    Liberty Street, from the series Elegy January 19 - March 24, 2018 Book Signing & Reception for Elegy, published by Radius Books March 2, 2018, 6 - 8:30 pm PPAC exhibition at The Gershman Y's Open Lens Gallery Justin Kimball has been photographing in small towns in New York, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Ohio brought to the brink of obsolescence by the recent financial downturn, capturing their streets, residents, and landscapes.
    http://www.philaphotoarts.org

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