18 hours ago

June 2018 Newsletter: Building Updates, Board News, a Traveling Cocktail Party and More!

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    June 2018 Newsletter: Building Updates, Board News, a Traveling Cocktail Party and More!
    Dear friends, Exciting updates left and right around here! Please take a few minutes to read about: And so much more. Thanks as always for your support and your participation! In cooperation, The South Philly Food Co-op Board of Directors P.S. If you'd like to cook or donate food or drink to the Kitchen Crawl, please fill out !
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27 hours ago

Philadelphia's 5 best spots to indulge in French fare

Chef Nicholas Elmi crafts this restaurant's prix fixe menu using local and seasonal ingredients. You can bring your own bottle with no corkage fee, or choose from a variety of wines, beers and spirits. Check out the current menu here and head over to 1617 E. Passyunk Ave. to see for yourself.

Chef Townsend Wentz's menu also changes with the season and includes dishes such as beef tartare with grilled manchego tartine and cressonnette, and lavender-braised rabbit with spring vegetables and liver mousse. Treat yourself at this French spot by heading over to 1623 E. Passyunk Ave.

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Topping the list is Parc. Located at 227 S. 18th St. at Rittenhouse Square, this spot is the most popular high-end French restaurant in Philadelphia, boasting four stars out of 1,979 reviews on Yelp.

Next up is Queen Village's Bistrot La Minette, situated at 623 S. Sixth St. With 4.5 stars out of 518 reviews on Yelp, the French breakfast and brunch spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking to indulge.

Bella Vista's Bibou, located at 1009 S. Eighth St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the fancy French spot 4.5 stars out of 337 reviews.

    Philadelphia's 5 best spots to indulge in French fare
    Craving French food? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best high-end French restaurants around Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings. Photo: Parc/Yelp Topping the list is Parc. Located at 227 S. 18th St.
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28 hours ago

We know it is un-bearable out there. Stay coo...

We know it is un-bearable out there. Stay cool by visiting pools, libraries and spray grounds. Please check on your neighbors and call PCA Heatline 215-765-9040 if you are worried about them in the heat. #LynnandEmmaTwitterTakeover http://ow.ly/e4CN30kyn6u

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28 hours ago

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center add...

Many THANKS to City Year and Akin Gump for hooking us up with some new cubbies and AWESOME benches!

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32 hours ago

Annual summer fun special

1703 South 11th St., Philadelphia PA 19148

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51 Chamounix Dr., Philadelphia, PA 19131

7500 State Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19136

1242 Lombard St., Philadelphia, PA 19147

    Watch FYI Philly's Summer Fun special: BBQ spots and fun outdoors
    This week on FYI Philly, it's our annual summer fun special. We're hitting the ropes and trails, day tripping for thrills and fun in the sun and hitting one of the region's largest outdoor arts festivals. Plus we taste some of the city's best BBQ and go backstage under the Big Top.FYI Philly airs Saturdays at 7 p.m.
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33 hours ago

Hello summer - temps in the 90s w/heat index ...

Hello summer - temps in the 90s w/heat index 100+ today. Stay cool - drink lots of water, limit time in the sun, seek out shade or AC at Philadelphia Free Library locations: http://ow.ly/j1W130kxSYf Most importantly check on your neighbors - help them open windows and position fans! #PHLHeat

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    The Free Library of Philadelphia welcomes 6 million visitors to our 54 neighborhood libraries and the Rosenbach each year.
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2 days ago

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3 days ago

The food truck is at the park today! Come ove...

The food truck is at the park today! Come over and check it out!

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3 days ago

Summer is here and the pools start opening ne...

Summer is here and the pools start opening next week!

    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.
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4 days ago

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Feeling the Philly heat? Head to your neighborhood library this summer to cool down in a cool way! Locations and hours ⬇️ bit.ly/2tiu0tv

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4 days ago

Annual summer fun special

1703 South 11th St., Philadelphia PA 19148

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51 Chamounix Dr., Philadelphia, PA 19131

7500 State Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19136

1242 Lombard St., Philadelphia, PA 19147

    FYI Philly: Annual summer fun special, BBQ and outdoor festivals
    This week on FYI Philly, it's our annual summer fun special. We're hitting the ropes and trails, day tripping for thrills and fun in the sun and hitting one of the region's largest outdoor arts festivals. Plus we taste some of the city's best BBQ and go backstage under the Big Top.FYI Philly airs Saturdays at 7 p.m.
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4 days ago

6/16 -- Flea Market and Music & Art Event at CAPITOLO Park!

Flea Market with LIVE Music and Art in the Park!
Saturday, June 16th (9am to 3pm)
CAPITOLO Park, 9th & Federal Streets in South Philly

LIVE paint event with Anthony Torcasio, Seper, Priscilla Bell, Ben Howard, Sagamoor, Lawren Alice, with music by The Parlor, Doug Kaetz, Mark Nestman, Barrett Bohr, ShaneGreat, Ircasim, featuring New Sound Brass Band!

4 days ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Now hiring: Regional Integration Center Coordinator. The RIC plays a critical role in emergency preparedness, awareness, and response around the clock in Philadelphia. Learn more and apply ➡️ bit.ly/2gvCdK5 #PHLCityJobs #EmergencyManagement #Jobs

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4 days ago

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5 days ago

The Blue Pharaohs... performing LIVE, NOW!!! ...

The Blue Pharaohs... performing LIVE, NOW!!! Special thanks to our sponsors the East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District!

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    The Blue Pharaohs... performing LIVE, NOW!!!
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5 days ago

The Blue Pharaohs... performing LIVE, NOW!!!

The Blue Pharaohs... performing LIVE, NOW!!!

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    The Blue Pharaohs... performing LIVE, NOW!!!
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5 days ago

TRAFFIC ALERT: ROAD CLOSED on Swanson stree...

TRAFFIC ALERT: ROAD CLOSED on Swanson street between Ritner and Wolf.

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5 days ago

CommUNITY Alerts Of South Phila. shared 3rd P...

    3rd Police District Advisory Council
    ANTI- VIOLENCE CRIME WALK The 3rd District will be conducting an Anti Violence Crime Walk on Thursday, 6-14-18 at 6PM. We will meet at the...
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5 days ago

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5 days ago

Summer Camp 2018...BEGINS!

Summer Camp 2018...BEGINS!

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    Summer Camp 2018...BEGINS!
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6 days ago

Craving seafood? Here are Philadelphia's top 5 options

The bar features Tuesday oyster specials, and the seasonal menu includes dishes like tuna tartare, grilled octopus and scallops. Head over to 1537 S. 11th St. to see for yourself.

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Topping the list is Luke's Lobster Rittenhouse. Located at 130 S. 17th St., this BYOB restaurant is the highest rated seafood spot in Philadelphia, boasting 4.5 stars out of 894 reviews on Yelp. The chain, with outposts around the U.S. and in Japan, has a second Philly location at Market East.

Next up is Bella Vista's Little Fish, situated at 746 S. Sixth St. With 4.5 stars out of 467 reviews on Yelp, it has proven to be a local favorite.

Rittenhouse's Oyster House, located at 1516 Sansom St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving it four stars out of 1,077 reviews.

...You can find the steakhouse and traditional American spot, which offers seafood and more, at 1426-1428 Chestnut St. With 14 U.S. locations, this is the restaurant group's only outpost in Philly...

    Craving seafood? Here are Philadelphia's top 5 options
    Do you have seafood on the brain? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top seafood sources in Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to satisfy your cravings. Photo: luke's lobster rittenhouse/Yelp Topping the list is Luke's Lobster Rittenhouse.
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6 days ago

Two New Rooftop Restaurants Are Opening in Philly Very Soon

...up shop on the eighth floor of the school-turned-restaurant-and-retail-venue at 1901 S. 9th Street. Bok is already a popular drinks destination thanks to its seasonal rooftop bar with sweeping...

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When Attico opens, at 219 S. Broad Street, it will seat around 140, with about a third of those seats outside for al fresco eating and drinking. The name means attic in Italian, but the menu leans Mediterranean and contemporary American.

    Two New Rooftop Restaurants Are Opening in Philly Very Soon
    Attico, the new rooftop restaurant coming to the Cambria hotel on Broad Street in Center City, is shooting for a mid-July opening. The owners were originally hoping to have it ready for June 18, just ahead of the hotel's grand opening event on June 20, but construction delays revised the timeline.
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6 days ago

Over the past few days, several flood alerts ...

Over the past few days, several flood alerts were issued by the National Weather Service. Spring and summer see severe weather which produces dangerous flooding, whether you're on foot or in your car. Know your neighborhood waterway and street flood risks.

    Flood Safety Awareness: Become Prepared for Flooding Hazards | Office of Emergency Management
    March 25, 2018 The week of March 26 through March 30th is Flood Safety Awareness Week in Pennsylvania, an effort by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) along with state and local emergency management offices to highlight the hazard of flooding and what you can do to be prepared.
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6 days ago

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6 days ago

Jun 12

Restaurants Offer Dads Free Deals on Father's Day in Philadelphia

1823 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia

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524 S 4th St

Rittenhouse Square: 1740 Sansom St. (215) 557- 9299

Italian Market: 1180 S. 10th St. (215) 463-0868

Fishtown, 431 East Girard Ave. (215) 425-1555

2015 Walnut Street

1500 Locust Street

3939 Chestnut St

1930 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2900 Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19134

1000 Frankford Avenue, Suite 1, Philadelphia, PA 19125

    Restaurants Offer Dads Free Deals on Father's Day in Philadelphia
    Restaurants around the Philadelphia region are celebrating Dads this Father's Day with freebies, free food, deals, specials and events. Here is a round-up of ten of the best Father's Day in Philadelphia offers including free water ice, pizza, soup dumplings, Dan Dan noodles and root beer fl
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Jun 11

What does $1,500 rent you in Philadelphia, today?

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 1845 E. Passyunk Ave. that's also going for $1,500/month.

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Listed at $1,500/month, this 603-square-foot studio is located at 2401 Pennsylvania Ave.

Next, check out this one-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bathroom abode that's located at 1822 E. Venango St. It's listed for $1,500/month.

    What does $1,500 rent you in Philadelphia, today?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Philadelphia? We've rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating a place in Philadelphia if you don't want to spend more than $1,500/month on rent.
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Jun 11

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, June 13th @ 7pm

The June Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, June 13th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public.

1826-28 South 11th Street (CMX-2)

    Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, June 13th @ 7pm
    Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, June 13th @ 7pm The June Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, June 13th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public. 641 Morris Street (RSA-5) Variance for the creation of one off-street parking space accessory to a si
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