22 min ago

We could look at these all day long...

We could look at these all day long...

    Travel 100 years into history and back with these then-and-now Philly photos
    You don't need 10 photos to tell you how much Philadelphia has changed in 100 years, but it sure makes it easier to picture. Some of the biggest changes to our nation's history will take place in 2017 - from Donald Trump taking over the presidency and medical marijuana becoming available in Pennsylvania to Philadelphia adopting the first soda tax in any major U.S.
    http://www.phillyvoice.com

7 hours ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR ALTERATION AND RENOVATION WITH THE RE-CONSTRUCTION OF INTERIOR STAIRCASES AND STAIR OPENINGS IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLANS,

    1127 CARPENTER ST Issued November 20, 2017 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO OF NON-LOADBEARING WALLS ONLY. NO STRUCTURAL WORK ON THIS PERMIT.

    1165 S 12TH ST Issued November 20, 2017 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 60K BTU 90% GAS FURNACE WITH A 2 TON CONDENSER AND A COIL WITH RELATED DUCT WORK

    1238 PETERS ST Issued November 20, 2017 Comment

17 hours ago

We’re so excited to announce our first-ever o...

We’re so excited to announce our first-ever online fundraising campaign starting on #GivingTuesday, November 28, 2017! Our goal is to get 100 donations by 2018. Help us start strong next Tuesday!

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    We're so excited to announce our first-ever online fundraising campaign starting on #GivingTuesday, November 28, 2017! Our goal is to get 100 donations by 2018. Help us start strong next Tuesday!
    https://www.facebook.com

18 hours ago

South of South Neighborhood Association added...

SOSNA sponsored Scottish Rite Tower's Holiday Dinner this year so their community of seniors could enjoy a delicious holiday feast and music by The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz and Performing Arts! 🦃♥️

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    South of South Neighborhood Association, Philadelphia, PA. 2,139 likes · 52 talking about this · 96 were here. The South of South Neighborhood Association is a non-profit civic group dedicated to...
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19 hours ago

Bella Vista church re-lists in latest twist of preservation battle

...Commission announced Monday that although it had voted in favor of adding the church at 1020-24 Christian Street to the Register of Historic Places, by the commission’s rules there actually weren’t...

    Bella Vista church re-lists in latest twist of preservation battle
    A preservation battle over a Bella Vista church with many twists and turns has ended in a surprising fashion: After a faulty historic designation, the Christian Street Baptist Church will most likely meet the wrecking ball instead if another buyer doesn't come forward.
    https://philly.curbed.com

21 hours ago

South of South Neighborhood Association updat...

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    South of South Neighborhood Association, Philadelphia, PA. 2,139 likes · 47 talking about this · 96 were here. The South of South Neighborhood Association is a non-profit civic group dedicated to...
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23 hours ago

There is no clean & green meeting tonight! We...

There is no clean & green meeting tonight! We'll see you on the third Tuesday of next month! Have a relaxing holiday.

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    There is no clean & green meeting tonight! We'll see you on the third Tuesday of next month! Have a relaxing holiday.
    https://www.facebook.com

39 hours ago

Briefly protected and then not: Bella Vista church again headed for demolition

Feibush said he hopes to start demolition of the property, located at 1024 Christian St., “by early 2018.” According to Karen Guss, a spokeswoman for the Department of Licenses and...

    Briefly protected and then not: Bella Vista church again headed for demolition
    Due to a misunderstanding of the rules that govern how the Historical Commission votes, it turns out the Christian Street Baptist Church did not earn historic protection. Developer Ori Feibush plans to replace it with townhouses. - Caitlin McCabe, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

42 hours ago

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    Fleisher Art Memorial
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    https://www.facebook.com

42 hours ago

After 45 Years, Brandywine Workshop Still Thinking Creatively

When Allan Edmunds bought the four-story building at 730 South Broad Street back in 1991, people thought he was crazy. The Italianate gray granite ashlar structure, built...

    After 45 Years, Brandywine Workshop Still Thinking Creatively
    When Allan Edmunds bought the four-story building at 730 South Broad Street back in 1991, people thought he was crazy. The Italianate gray granite ashlar structure, built in 1849 and attributed to architect Samuel Sloan, had sat vacant and neglected for nearly 40 years.
    https://hiddencityphila.org

45 hours ago

Chester Arthur's FREE after school program ru...

Chester Arthur's FREE after school program run by Sunrise of Philadelphia started one week ago today! Arthur students are excited and so are we! The program, however, is in need of supplies for participating students. Please consider purchasing supplies on Sunrise of Philadelphia's Amazon Wishlist! All donated supplies will go directly to the students and their classrooms to enhance the after school programming!

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    https://www.amazon.com

6 days ago

Updated 46 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER HEATER

    1107-09 CARPENTER ST Issued November 14, 2017

2 days ago

BVNA Fall 2017 Newsletter

(215) 627-0057

    BVNA Fall 2017 Newsletter
    Copyright 2013 Bella Vista Neighbors Association | P.O. Box 63955 | Philadelphia, PA 19147 | (215) 627-0057 | The creation of this website was the result of shared creative planning by both Bella Vista Neighbors Association and Scott Fichter at Blue Fox Creative
    http://www.bellavistaneighbors.org

2 days ago

2 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Dines Out is baaaaaack. Get your tickets for a prix fixe menu at Yeeroh on 12/12!

    SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh
    SOSNA is excited to announce our next SOSNA Dines Out at Yeeroh (1412 South St.) on Tuesday, December 12th, at 7:00PM. Dines Out is held at local...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

ICYMI - Chocolate Factory was in the NY Times...

ICYMI - Chocolate Factory was in the NY Times!

    As Construction Booms, Philadelphia Seeks to Preserve Its Past
    According to the National Trust, the credit enabled the rehabilitation of more than 300 historic buildings in Philadelphia from 2002 to 2016. Nationwide, 1,039 historic buildings were repurposed with $1.2 billion in tax credits during the 2016 fiscal year, a 20 percent increase over the previous year.
    https://www.nytimes.com

4 days ago

Updated 2 days ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF A TWO (2) STORY BUILDING TO CREATE A VACANT LOT.

    1020-24 CHRISTIAN ST Issued November 16, 2017

3 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      1000 Block Washington Av November 7, 2017 @ 10:28 a.m. Comment
    • Thefts

      1200 Block Washington Av November 10, 2017 @ 5:42 p.m. Comment

3 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL LATERAL PA20173210518 REMOVE HOUSE TRAP AND HERMETICALLY SEALING THE LATERAL BY A CAP OR PLUG PER SECTION P-606.1 OF THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004 - "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"

    1020-24 CHRISTIAN ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment

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3 days ago

Graffiti removal requests submitted through t...

Graffiti removal requests submitted through the 311 app are swiftly addressed. Try it yourself and see how fast it gets cleaned up.

    What Happens After I Request Graffiti Removal?
    Find out the process CLIP takes to remove graffiti after you send in a removal request to Philly311.
    https://www.youtube.com/

4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    RELOCATE INTERIOR STAIR FROM 1ST FLOOR TO 2ND FLOOR AND FROM 2ND FLOOR TO 3RD FLOOR. AND TO REINFORCE EXISTING FLOOR JOISTS AT ALL FLOORS AS PER PLANS.

    1161 S 11TH ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TO AMEND PERMIT (A/P #760696) PER REVISED PLAN TO CHANGE ROOF DECK FRAMING, EXTENSION OF INTERIOR SPIRAL STAIRCASE AND PILOT HOUSE FINISH IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING,

    906 S ALDER ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

4 days ago

4 days ago

Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You...

Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You'll be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card.

    Indego User Survey 2017
    Web survey powered by SurveyMonkey.com. Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.
    https://www.surveymonkey.com

4 days ago

It's Marathon Weekend and there will be stree...

It's Marathon Weekend and there will be street closures Saturday AND Sunday in our area:

    Here the long list of Philadelphia Marathon road closures, SEPTA detours
    Brace yourselves, Philly: This weekend, thousands of people will take to the streets to hit some serious pavement for the 24th annual AACR Philadelphia Marathon. The big 26.2-miler takes place on Sunday, but shorter-length races will kick off Marathon Weekend on Saturday.
    https://philly.curbed.com

4 days ago

Bella Vista Neighbors Association shared Coun...

    Councilman Mark Squilla
    Councilman Mark Squilla, Philadelphia, PA. 6.6K likes. Mark Squilla represents City Council's First District, a diverse and growing area that stretches along the Delaware River from his native South...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

A big guide to Philly’s holiday markets

This popular event returns for its 12th year on Saturday, December 9 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 1241 Carpenter Street. The brigade brings dozens of local artists together, and you can peruse and purchase as you wish.

This article has 9 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Where: Dilworth Park in front of City Hall (1 S. 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102)

Where: Greensgrow Farms (2503 E. Firth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19125)

Where: Drexel University (3501 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104)

Where: The trolley leaves at 53rd and Baltimore and 35th and Lancaster every half hour

Where: The trolley leaves at 53rd and Baltimore and 35th and Lancaster every half hour

Where: Bartram’s Garden (5400 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19143)

Where: 7165 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119

Where: BOK Building (1901 S 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148)

Where: Rotunda building (4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104)

    A big guide to Philly's holiday markets
    The holiday season is in swing! And while you could just get all of your shopping done with the click of a button, where's the holiday spirit in that? Behold: The coolest festive shopping events happening in Philly this month, from holiday markets to craft shows to pop-up shops.
    https://philly.curbed.com

4 days ago

Looks like the teenage students in Marie Elci...

Looks like the teenage students in Marie Elcin and Jillian Kesselman's 2D Animation class had a blast this term. Check out their great work on YouTube!

    Happy Saturday!
    2D animations created by teen students in the Saturday program at Fleisher Art Memorial, Fall 2017 with instructor Marie Elcin and assistant Jillian Kesselman
    https://www.youtube.com/

4 days ago

Bella Vista Neighbors Association shared Sout...

    South Street Police Mini Station
    South Street Police Mini Station, Philadelphia, PA. 59 likes · 5 talking about this · 184 were here. Part of the 3rd Police District -- the mini-station provides a more local home base of operations...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Southwest Center City Tree Planters are planting 12 trees this weekend! Want to help out? Come by SOSNA's office at 9a.

    SOSNA Green Tree Planting
    SOSNA Green will be planting 14 street trees in the neighborhood (east of 20th Street). Please help us green the neighborhorhood and invite friends! We...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

17th Police District: Police Service Area (PSA) 2 Community Monthly Meeting on Tues, 21st Nov @6pm

PPD 17th District - Police Service Area (PSA) 2, Grays Ferry Community monthly meeting with Lt. Jennifer Foster.

Please bring your concerns, questions and most important stay involved to what is going on in the your neighborhood and receive the crime report for Grays Ferry community.

We ALL need to WORK TOGETHER towards having a SAFE neighborhood/community.

Date: Tuesday, November 21st | Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Street (Cafeteria Area), 19145

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

5 days ago

5 days ago

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising mon...

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising money to go towards purchasing all of their families meals for Thanksgiving.

    Small Fry
    Small Fry;
    http://www.small-fry.org

5 days ago

"The result: a more inclusive park by many ac...

"The result: a more inclusive park by many accounts that, while not totally immune to societal ills, is an example of an approach that Balfelt says is about quality, time and trust."

    In Copenhagen, a "People's Park" Design Includes Dark Corners
    In the center of Nørrebro, a relatively diverse northern neighborhood in otherwise homogenous Copenhagen, lies a park the size of a small town square. Despite its unimpressive size, Folkets Park, the People's Park, is a square plot of grassy land that has been contested for decades.
    https://nextcity.org

5 days ago

Hot off the e-press is our November Newslette...

Hot off the e-press is our November Newsletter. We got a lot more coming up this month including: 🎟️ SOSNA Green Tree Planting this Saturday at 9a 🎟️ SOSNA Happy Hour on Tuesday, 11/28 at Founding Fathers Sports Bar & Grill 🎟️ #GivingTuesday for Carpenter green on Tuesday, 11/28! 🎟️ SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh on Tuesday, 12/12 http://mailchi.mp/7ae6099e0d24/sosna-newsletter-nov-2017

    SOSNA Newsletter | November 2017
    Check out what we have coming up this month and how you can get involved with your neighborhood.
    http://mailchi.mp

5 days ago

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolya...

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

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