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26 hours ago

AWESOME: Yesterday, we dedicated a new mural ...

AWESOME: Yesterday, we dedicated a new mural from artist Joe Boruchow, created with help from our Art Education students at Northeast High School. "Smoke Signals" is part of the Spring Arts District, a rotating outdoor gallery in collaboration with Arts & Crafts Holdings. Check it out at 448 North 10th Street! (Photo: Steve Weinik)

    Mural Arts Philadelphia
    AWESOME: Yesterday, we dedicated a new mural from artist Joe Boruchow, created with help from our Art Education students at Northeast High School. "Smoke Signals" is part of the Spring Arts District,...
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3 days ago

At 'ghost bike' memorial for lost rider, tears, love, and anger

Avendano, 34, died last Saturday, struck by an SUV on Spring Garden near 10th while working for a food-delivery service, Caviar, police and friends said.

    At 'ghost bike' memorial for lost rider, tears, love, and anger
    Now there's a new one, a memorial "ghost bike," the wheels, frame, and handlebars painted a flat white and set into place Saturday evening at the Spring Garden intersection where courier Pablo Avendano was struck and killed last weekend. In a steady rain, scores of friends, family, and fellow riders christened the site with tears, songs, and curses.
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

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5 days ago

Bikes vs. cars vs. pedestrians: How Philly can win the transportation culture war | Opinion

...a car had struck and killed 34-year-old Pablo Avendano, as he cycled down Spring Garden and 10th to deliver food for Caviar. Spring Garden is one of Philly’s busiest cycling corridors...

    Bikes vs. cars vs. pedestrians: How Philly can win the transportation culture war | Opinion
    Driving home from a barbeque in Mt. Airy last Saturday, my wife and I turned north off of Spring Garden with the rest of the eastbound traffic. The squad cars and flashing lights indicated that something terrible had happened.
    http://www.philly.com

5 days ago

The Fine Print: The 74-apartment 1217 Spring Garden St. sells for $15.7M

The Fine Print: The 74-apartment 1217 Spring Garden St. sells for $15.7M

    The Fine Print: The 74-apartment 1217 Spring Garden St. sells for $15.7M - Philadelphia Business Journal
    An entity going under the name 1912 Club that is registered with the Corporation Trust Co. in Wilmington paid $2.88 million for the Plymouth Country Club at 888 Plymouth Road in Plymouth Meeting. While the sale has been reported the price hadn't previously.
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6 days ago

Rittenhouse Row Spring Fest, Kinetic Sculpture Derby, All Star Craft Beer & Wine Festival and other great events, May 18-25

8:30 p.m. May 19, Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St. Sold out. 215-232-2100. utphilly.com.

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Through May 19, Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 3680 Walnut St., ticket prices vary per show, annenbergcenter.org/events

...Fairmount Streets, 12th Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenues, Cadence Cycling and Multisport Center at 5000 Ridge Ave. and Dilworth Park. — G.D...

May 22-24 and 29-30, Fergie’s Pub, 1214 Sansom St., $20, inisnuatheatre.org

8 p.m. to 10 p.m. May 19, William Way LGBT Community Center, 1315 Spruce St. 18+, advanced tickets from $17.89 to $33.72 for VIP and guaranteed entry, $5-$20 at the door as space remains. phillydykemarch.com

With the Rectors, at 8 p.m. May 18 at Bourbon & Branch, 705 N. Second St. Tickets: $10 to $12. 215-238-0660.

7 p.m. May 18 at the Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad St. Sold out. 215-893-1999, kimmelcenter.org.

7 p.m. May 19, at Festival Pier, Columbus Blvd & Spring Garden Street, $65-$59.50, festivalpierphilly.com

    Rittenhouse Row Spring Fest, Kinetic Sculpture Derby, All Star Craft Beer & Wine Festival and other great events, May 18-25
    More than 50,000 people descend upon Rittenhouse Square for this annual celebration of local food, fashion, and art. Culinary demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and live music are all part of the fun, as are family-friendly activities and shopping opportunities at 100 vendor booths.
    http://www.philly.com

6 days ago

Hundreds Of Bicyclists Gather In Philly For ‘Ride Of Silence’

Police say Avendano was traveling east in a bike lane on Spring Garden Street near 10th Street when the driver of an SUV struck him behind.

    Hundreds Of Bicyclists Gather In Philly For 'Ride Of Silence'
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The 14th Annual Ride of Silence in Philly comes days after a deadly bicycle crash. It was a somber mood below the falling rain and among the more than 200 bicyclists who met outside the Philadelphia Art Museum for the Ride of Silence Wednesday night.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 16

There's a GoFundMe for Pablo Avendano, the cyclist killed at 10th and Spring Garden last weekend

There's a GoFundMe for Pablo Avendano, the cyclist killed at 10th and Spring Garden last weekend

    Click here to support All Out For Pablito organized by Edy Rosales
    Our dear friend and comrade Pablo was hit by a car and killed working a gig economy job that incentivize's riding a bike in dangerous and inclement weather. He was an amazing person; one who loved people and life. He was so much to so many, and now its time to be there for him and his family.
    https://www.gofundme.com

May 16

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May 15

Liz Phair at Union Transfer on 10/05/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1026 Spring Garden St.

    Liz Phair - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - October 5th, 2018
    Liz Phair is a Grammy-nominated singer songwriter whose debut album, Exile In Guyville, is considered by music critics to be a landmark of indie rock. She has been a recording artist and touring performer for twenty-five years, paving the way for countless music artists, particularly women, who count her among their major influences.
    https://www.utphilly.com

May 15

Jedi Mind Tricks at Union Transfer on 09/21/2018 09:00 PM EDT

1026 Spring Garden St.

    Jedi Mind Tricks - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - September 21st, 2018
    For more than twenty-two years, the name Jedi Mind Tricks has become synonymous with raw, gritty independent hip-hop. From their debut album, The Psycho-social, in 1996 to their seminal sophomore release, Violent By Design, to their musical expansion on Servants and Heaven, Kings in Hell, JMT has made an indelible impression on the independent music scene while arguably forging its own subgenre of rap.
    https://www.utphilly.com

May 15

Philly should speed up work to make bike lanes safer before another cyclist dies | Editorial

The coalition planned its solemn ride even before food courier and cycling enthusiast Pablo Avendano, 34, was killed Saturday  An SUV struck Avendano on Spring Garden Street near 10th Street.

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This is the second time in as many years that a cyclist struck in central Philadelphia died. Emily Fredricks, 24, was killed in November 2017 when she was hit by a trash truck on Spruce Street near 11th Street.

    Philly should speed up work to make bike lanes safer before another cyclist dies | Editorial
    Mayor Kenney has said he wants to add more bike lanes and he should proceed with those plans with the support of City Council, which has granted itself approval power over modifications to bicycle lanes. - The Inquirer Editorial Board, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

May 15

Board Elections held Monday evening. Congratu...

Board Elections held Monday evening. Congratulations to the re-elected incumbents Sarah McEneaney, Melinda Rickard, Leah Strenger, and John Struble. Welcome new member Erica Ehrenbard!

    Callowhill Neighborhood Association
    Callowhill Neighborhood Association. 134 likes. Formed in 2001, Callowhill Neighborhood Association is a 501c3 not-for-profit community organization dedicated to neighborhood improvement.
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May 14

The Milk Carton Kids at Union Transfer on 10/15/2018 08:00 PM EDT

1026 Spring Garden St.

    The Milk Carton Kids - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - October 15th, 2018
    Waltzing into disaster and its aftermath, The Milk Carton Kids' "All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn't Do" arrives from ANTI- Records on June 29. The new project marks the first time that acoustic duo Joey Ryan and Kenneth Pattengale have brought a band into the studio with them.
    https://www.utphilly.com

May 14

May 14

Police: Bicyclist Pablo Avendano Killed By SUV While Food Delivering For APP ‘Caviar’

The crash happened just after 7:30 p.m. at 10th and Spring Garden Street.

    Police: Bicyclist Pablo Avendano Killed By SUV While Food Delivering For APP 'Caviar'
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia Police have identified the bicyclist who was struck and killed by a vehicle in Callowhill Saturday night. The crash happened just after 7:30 p.m. at 10th and Spring Garden Street. Authorities say 34-year-old Pablo Avendano was working as a food delivery person for the APP "Caviar" at the time of the crash.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 13

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May 13

Cyclist Struck and Killed by SUV in Spring Garden

The 34-year-old man was riding his bike on 10th and Spring Garden streets at 7:40 p.m. when he was struck by a Mitsubishi SUV.

    Cyclist Struck and Killed by SUV in Spring Garden
    A cyclist was struck and killed by an SUV in the Spring Garden section of Philadelphia Saturday night.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

May 13

Police: 34-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed After Being Struck By Car

Police responded to 10th and Spring Garden Street shortly after 7:30 p.m.

    Police: 34-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed After Being Struck By Car
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Authorities say a 34-year-old bicyclist was killed after being struck by a car in Center City Saturday evening. Police responded to 10th and Spring Garden Street shortly after 7:30 p.m. Officials say the man was traveling east bound when he was struck by a female driver who was also going east bound.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 11

Philly, curated: What to do with the next two weeks of your life

Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St.

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FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Blvd.

Festival Pier, Columbus Blvd & Spring Garden St.

World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.

Kung Fu Necktie, 1250 North Front St.

F. Otto Haas Stage at Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd St.

Merriam Theatre, 250 S. Broad St.

Broad & Tasker vibes #BillyPennGram

    Philly, curated: What to do with the next two weeks of your life
    Across the next two weeks, look out for anonymous candy-coated DJs (Marshmello), under-the-radar Philly bands who won't stay undercover forever (Low Cut Connie, Hop Along), and the now-famous comedian who helped bring down Bill Cosby (Hannibal Burress).
    https://billypenn.com

May 11

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May 10

Callowhill Neighborhood Association shared Th...

    The Rail Park
    🌲 PHASE I GRAND OPENING 🌲 It's here and it's official. The grand opening of the first phase of the Rail Park will be on Thursday, June, 14th at 11AM at 13th & Noble Street. It's been a long time...
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May 10

7 days of things to do in Philadelphia from May 6 to 12

448 N. 10th St., second floor, free, 215-557-0455, asianartsinitiative.org

8 p.m. Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St., $29, 215-232-2100, utphilly.com

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7:30 p.m. with additional performances through next Sunday, Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St., $35 to $149, 215-893-1999, paballet.org

8 p.m. Friday with additional performances through next Sunday, Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut St., $20 to $62, 215-422-4580, princetheater.org/next-move

    7 days of things to do in Philadelphia from May 6 to 12
    "Peace Light" As part of the Asian Arts Initiative's 25th anniversary celebration, the poet and conceptual artist Sueyeun Juliette Lee has created a site-specific performance piece, Peace Light, that incorporates lanterns and video projections, along with choreography by Jungwoong Kim. The timely piece, which speaks to the future of the Korean peninsula, is performed at noon Sunday.
    http://www.philly.com

May 10

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