12 hours ago

East Point Breeze Neighbors shared Travis Man...

Shout out to our Clean and Green Committee co-chair Amanda Bauman, for her work putting together Point Breeze Day of Service on 11/11/17. These bi-annual days of service connect local high school students from several schools with community leaders for a variety of community service projects in Point Breeze.

    Travis Manion Foundation
    Travis Manion Foundation, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. 24,491 likes · 1,746 talking about this · 717 were here. "If Not Me, Then Who..."
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Sweet seafood deals on a Saturday night

Ippolito's Seafood at 1300 Dickinson St. 19147

    Sweet seafood deals on a Saturday night
    If you're looking to stock up on fish for the week, take note: the best time to do it is Saturday night. Each week, it turns out, the South Philly retail outlet of Samuels Seafood offers a slew of unbeatable deals.
    https://billypenn.com

32 hours ago

Join us as close to 30 community organization...

Join us as close to 30 community organizations come together to feed 1,000 residents from the South Philadelphia community tomorrow.

    Unity In The Community
    Join us as close to 30 community organizations come together to feed 1,000 residents from the South Philadelphia community tomorrow.
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40 hours 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!

41 hours ago

Newbold Civic Association shared West Passyun...

Tomorrow: Help us plant some trees and then celebrate the good deed at Brewery ARS! #winwin

    Fall 2017 Tree Planting
    We will be planting 19 trees on Sat, Nov 18, from 9:30 am - noon. I hope you can help us -- we will need at least 20 volunteers! Please ask your...
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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    TO WIDEN THE OPENING ON FIRST FLOOR REAR WALL OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE AS PERT OF A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.( DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN), NO OTHER WORK INCLUDED IN THIS PERMIT APPLICATION.

    1628 S CARLISLE ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment

2 days ago

We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 peop...

We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 people on Saturday for our New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding.Thank you to each and every person for donating to this cause. We are hosting our final meeting tonight at the Dixon House at 6:00 PM.If you would still like donate please let us know.Thank you and we look forwarding to seeing everyone tonight.

    Unity In The Community
    We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 people on Saturday for our New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding.Thank you to each and every person for donating to this cause. We are hosting our final...
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Updated Nov. 16

Nov. 14-          S. Phila. Business Ass’n holds General Membership Mtg. at Pesto Restaurant, 1915 S. Broad St., 6:30 p.m. Dinner $40, cash bar. For info: spba1897@gmail.com.

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Nov. 14-          State Rep. Jason Dawkins hosts Weatherization Event at Houseman Rec Ctr., 5091 Summerdale Ave., 6:30-8 p.m. Advice & resources for staying warm & saving money this winter. For info: (215) 744-7901.

Nov. 16-          State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts “Meet, Greet, Obtain Constituent Services” at Susquehanna Village, 1421 W. Susquehanna Ave, 3-4 p.m.

Nov. 16-          State Rep. Martina White hosts Cocktails & Hors d’Oeuvres at Union League at Torresdale, 3801 Grant Ave., 6-8 p.m. Attendees $100, Hosts $2,500, Sponsors $5,000, Chairs $10,000. For info: (267) 414-3477.

Nov. 17-          Warrior Writers host “Broken Stones Social Action Happy Hour & Spontaneous Poetry” at Interact Theatre Co., 302 S. Hicks St., 6:30-10:15 p.m. For tix: interacttheatre.secure.force.com

...Is My Home Making Me Sick” Healthy Home Workshop at Prince of Peace Baptist Ch., 1844 N. 32nd St., 2nd fl., 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Learn about lead, carbon monoxide poisoning...

Nov. 18-          State Rep. Jim Roebuck hosts Veterans Event at USciences McNeil Science & Technology Ctr., 4320 Woodland Ave., 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Speaker: Brig. Gen. Anthony J. Farrell, Pa. Nat’l Guard. Assistance from federal, state & local agencies.

Nov. 22-          State Rep. Pam DeLissio hosts APPRISE counseling for Medicare open enrollment at 6511 Ridge Ave., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. For app’t: (215) 482-8726.

Nov. 28-          State Rep. Jason Dawkins hosts Weatherization Event at Ziehler Plg., 200 E. Olney Ave., 6:30-8 p.m. Advice & resources for staying warm & saving money this winter. For info: (215) 744-7901.

Nov. 30-          Phila. Office of Community Empowerment & Opportunity hosts “Uniting to Fight Poverty Summit” at Arch St. Mtg. Ho., 320 Arch St., 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Keynote speaker: State Rep. Chris Rabb. Tickets $35. For info: Jennifer.Selpa@Phila.Gov.

Dec. 6-            United Republican Cl. Hosts Anniversary Awards Gala at 3156 Frankford Ave., 6-9 p.m. Awardees: Farah Jimenez & Kevin Pasquay. Tickets $125.

Dec. 7-            State Sen. John Sabatina hosts Holiday Happy Hour at Blue Duck on Broad, 220 S. Broad St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. For info: (215) 821-7606 or re.elect.johnsabatina@gmail.com.

    http://www.phillyrecord.com

2 days ago

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO OF NON LOAD BEARING PARTITIONS ONLY. (SFD)

    1823 S WATTS ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER HEATER

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR ALTERATIONS AND RENOVATION IN AN EXISTING TWO (2) FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLANS, ** NO CHANGE IN BUILDING FOOT-PRINT IS PERMITTED IN THIS PERMIT. **

    1419 MOORE ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center add...

The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will arrive on-site with tables, cooking equipment, speakers and more to create a hands-on cooking demonstration. The Mobile Teaching Kitchen teaches people how to consume more fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains, fewer processed, high-sugar junk food items, how to have the confidence to cook at home, and connects them to the resources that provide access to real, fresh food. The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will be at EPCC on: Tuesday, October 24th: 4:00p – 6:00p Wednesday, November 15th: 4:00p – 6:00p Monday, December 11th: 4:00p – 6:00p Wednesday, January 24th: 4:00p – 6:00p Along with the Mobile Teaching Kitchen, Share Food Program’s Mobile Farm Stand will be onsite. Community members will have the opportunity to pre-order packages through EPCC ($20 for a box of food - meat, eggs and produce- worth $40) which will be available for pick up during Mobile Teaching hours, as well as individual items from the farm stand at discounted prices with SNAP benefit cards, cash or credit cards. To inquire about a pre-order food package, email us at eastpassyunkcrc@gmail.com or call 215-685-0008. For more information about the Vetri Community Partnership please visit: http://vetricommunity.org/ For more information on Share Food Program: https://sharefoodprogram.org/ Cheers to Healthy eating habits!

    Vetri Mobile Teaching Kitchen
    The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will arrive on-site with tables, cooking equipment, speakers and more to create a hands-on cooking demonstration. The Mobile...
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3 days ago

TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, alo...

TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, along with several dozen other Civics in town are gearing up to get the PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Street Trees in the ground this coming Saturday, November 18. We're looking for about 6-8 volunteers to help dig the holes, stick 'em in, and get them good and staked. We've got the supplies, we just need yer muscles. You would need to be available from 9-noon. There's even a post-tree Pizza Party at Brewery ARS, hosted by our friends at Newbold CDC. Either send us a message, or email clean@epbneighbors.org if you're interested. AND! The time has come to apply for next year's trees. PHS has moved their application online, but if you know of a neighbor who needs to do it the old fashioned way on paper, reach out to clean@epbneighbors.org and we can help. Applications are due NOVEMBER 29! Apply here: https://pg-cloud.com/phs/?openform=request-a-tree Let's GREEN THE BREEZE!

    East Point Breeze Neighbors
    TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, along with several dozen other Civics in town are gearing up to get the PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Street Trees in the ground this coming...
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4 days ago

Making Time presents: Rebolledo at The Dolphin on 12/08/2017 09:00 PM EST

1539 S. Broad Street (at Broad & Tasker)

1539 S. Broad Street (at Broad & Tasker)

    Making Time presents: Rebolledo - Tickets - The Dolphin - Philadelphia, PA - December 8th, 2017
    Since 2000 Dave P has presented and been resident main floor DJ of Philly's Making Time events which have hosted performances from some of the raddest bands from around the world. This May Making Time will be celebrating 17 years of HYPER-RADNESS.
    https://www.ticketfly.com

4 days ago

Newbold Civic Association shared West Passyun...

Are you free this Saturday? Volunteers are still needed.

    Fall 2017 Tree Planting
    We will be planting 19 trees on Sat, Nov 18, from 9:30 am - noon. I hope you can help us -- we will need at least 20 volunteers! Please ask your...
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4 days ago

Let There Be Festive Lights! Must-See Twinkling Spots in Philadelphia

Take a stroll down the 1600 Block of South 13th Street (between Tasker & Morris) and enjoy Philadelphia’s favorite holiday display!

    Let There Be Festive Lights! Must-See Twinkling Spots in Philadelphia
    Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show in Franklin Square Now until December 31 | 4:30 - 8 pm, Sundays - Thursdays, 9 pm on Fridays & Saturdays; final show at 8 pm on December 24 Marvel at more than 50,000 lights as they shimmer, dance, and illuminate the Square to a soundtrack of holiday classics.
    http://campusphilly.org

4 days ago

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center sha...

Join us TOMORROW night!

    Why We Don't Commit Crime: Criminologist Explain The Unexpected!
    We've all got ideas about why people commit crime, but could our ideas be wrong? In this public lecture, four criminologists explain some surprising...
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4 days ago

10 Essential Bakeries for Bread in Philadelphia

Stay tuned because two of the city’s best bread bakers are in the midst of opening retail locations, ready to roll out loaves to customers very soon. Look for Alex Bois’ Lost Bread Co. at 1313 N. Howard Street. Chris DiPiazza of Mighty Bread Co. is setting up shop at 1211 Gerritt Street.

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Stay tuned because two of the city’s best bread bakers are in the midst of opening retail locations, ready to roll out loaves to customers very soon. Look for Alex Bois’ Lost Bread Co. at 1313 N. Howard Street. Chris DiPiazza of Mighty Bread Co. is setting up shop at 1211 Gerritt Street.

    10 Essential Bakeries for Bread in Philadelphia
    Alongside legendary Philly stalwarts like Sarcone's and Kaplan's, new bread bakeries are popping up like so many brioche buns left to proof. If the humble loaf is in retreat nationally from the double-whammy of carb-phobia and gluten intolerance, Philadelphia shows little sign of retreat.
    https://philly.eater.com

4 days ago

17th Police District Advisory Council added a...

Police Service Areas are community-police partnerships focused on bridging the community gaps to address quality of life and public safety issues with social services, community, civic organizations and police supoprt. 17th District Police Service Area (PSA) 3: Takes place on the third Thursday of each month, meeting at 1327 S. 19th Street (Gospel Temple Baptist Church) at 6PM. The PSA 3 is a subset of the 17th District police area, covering Federal Street to Moore Street and Broad Street to 25th Street. Learn about crime in the neighborhood, report any concerns you may have, and get to know the local Lieutenant and other residents. Use the Church's side entrance on Earp Street. Ring the bell and someone will let you in. Meeting is downstairs.

    PSA (Police Service Area) 3 Meeting
    Police Service Areas are community-police partnerships focused on bridging the community gaps to address quality of life and public safety issues with...
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4 days ago

Stinger Square First Community Thanksgiving Feast on Sat., Nov 18th (1pm-4pm)

FREE EVENT: "Happy Thanksgiving", Resident Action Committee II and with special Thanks to their Sponsors presents First Community Thanksgiving feast at the Stinger Square, 32nd & Reed Streets between 1:00pm to 4:00pm, first come, first served.

4 days ago

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm located at the Williams Temple CME 3133 Reed Street

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5 days ago

Electrician needed

We're looking for a licensed electrician to take on a few household projects, including installing specialty bulbs, adding light switches and installing two ceiling fans. 23rd and Reed. Can anybody suggest or recommend an electrician with these skills? Thanks in advance!

5 days ago

1st Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Mon 11-13-2017 630pm

1st Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Mon 11-13-2017 630pm St. Edmond's Church (Rear Entrance) 21st and Snyder Ave

5 days ago

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center upd...

    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center. 725 likes · 77 talking about this · 870 were here. The East Passyunk Community Recreation Center is a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation facility that serves...
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Great article - http://www.fox29.com/good-day...

Great article - http://www.fox29.com/good-day/healing-hurt-people-counselors-look-to-help-teenage-victims-of-violent-crimes

    Healing Hurt People: Counselors look to help teenage victims of violent crimes
    It seems every day residents in Philadelphia are hearing another teenager, somebody's beloved child, has become the victim of a violent crime. As of Sunday, 152 teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19 have been shot in Philadelphia. Of those 152, 26 of them were killed.
    http://www.fox29.com

6 days ago

We had to make a correction on the flyer. The...

We had to make a correction on the flyer. The "New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding" will take place Saturday , November 18th , 2017 from 12:00 to 4:00 on Point Breeze in South Philadelphia.This event is free for everyone.

    Unity In The Community
    We had to make a correction on the flyer. The "New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding" will take place Saturday , November 18th , 2017 from 12:00 to 4:00 on Point Breeze in South Philadelphia.This...
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Nov 11

Newbold CDC shared HomeGrown Coffee and Creat...

This looks delicious!

    HomeGrown Coffee and Creations
    Peppermint Crunch Hot Chocolate😲 #homegrown215 #peppermint #mocha #hotchocolate #southphilly
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Nov 11

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Nov 10

Newbold Civic Association shared Philadelphia...

    Philadelphia Water Department
    Philly's warm fall is coming to an abrupt end tonight... don't let to these below-freezing temps sneak up on you! Shut off your outside water sources now or when you get home from work & avoid a...
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Nov 10

Newbold CDC shared Philadelphia Water Departm...

    Philadelphia Water Department
    Philly's warm fall is coming to an abrupt end tonight... don't let to these below-freezing temps sneak up on you! Shut off your outside water sources now or when you get home from work & avoid a...
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Nov 10

Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors on Monday, 20th Nov @4:30pm at Audenreid Charter High School

Thanksgiving Dinner for Our Seniors (All Are Welcome) on Monday, Nov 20th, 2017 starting at 4:30pm to 7:30pm. Location Universal Audenreid Charter High School, 3301 Tasker Street, 19145.

You don't want to miss this Thanksgiving Event so mark your calendar.

For more details contact: Eric Holmes (267.242.8495), Karen Brown (267.428.7844) or Cheryl Singletary (610.620.3828).

Nov 10

PPD 17th District Townhall Community mtg w/Captain Michael O'Donnell (Tues., 14th Nov @5:30)

Bring your concerns, questions and receive the crime report for your neighborhood.

Location: 17th Police District, 1201 So. 20th Street
Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm.

Nov 10

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A NEW FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM PER NFPA 13 STANDARD AT THE BASEMENT LEVEL AND NFPA 13R STANDARD ABOVE. FOR NEW NEW INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE, INSTALLATION OF A BACKFLOW PREVENTOR AND SPRINKLER LAYOUT AS PER PLANS.

    1114 MIFFLIN ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF ONE STORY ADDITION ABOVE THE EXISTING SECOND FLOOR WITH EIGHT FT FRONT SETBACK AS PART OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (MAX HEIGHT NTE 38 FT) AND ERECTION OF ACCESSORY ROOF DECK FOR RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY WITH ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION. USES -FOR CONTINUES USE AS HOUSEHOLD LIVING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    1134 GERRITT ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF ONE STORY ADDITION ABOVE THE EXISTING SECOND FLOOR AS PART OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (TOTAL 3 STORY) AND ERECTION OF ACCESSORY ROOF DECK WITH ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE; AND INTERIOR ALTERATION. TO CONTINUES USE AS HOUSEHOLD LIVING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS PER PLAN. * SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC.*.

    1134 GERRITT ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment

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