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28 hours ago

West Oak Lane Library shared Campaign For Wor...

Tax season is open! This nonprofit is working with Philadelphia residents to help them better understand their taxes and to file them properly. Free tax preparation!

    Campaign For Working Families, Inc.
    We Need You! For working families, a full tax refund can be a real boost. Be the change you want to see and become a certified volunteer. Get details now at goo.gl/4nY8cK
    http://www.facebook.com

39 hours ago

🎮The West Oak Lane Youth Council wants to sta...

🎮The West Oak Lane Youth Council wants to start a gamer club and we are looking for any new or gently used games and/or game consoles or controllers that can be donated to our library. Xbox, Play Station or WII any of these items will be greatly appreciated. See Shelly our DRS or Miss Irene for drop offs. 🎮

    West Oak Lane Library
    West Oak Lane Library, Philadelphia, PA. 433 likes. Show your appreciation for your local library - become a fan of West Oak Lane today! Want your updates in 140 characters or less? Check out our...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

3 days ago

Would you like to see something like this in ...

Would you like to see something like this in Northwest Philadelphia?

    Building Synergy: South Philadelphia Community Health and Literacy Center | HCD Magazine
    South Philadelphia Community Health and Literacy Center represents a new chapter for three organizations serving South Philadelphia. Designed by VSBA Architects & Planners (Philadelphia), the new 96,000-square-foot building replaces three 1960s-era structures-a public health clinic, a branch of the Free Library, and a recreation center-that existed separately on the site.
    http://www.healthcaredesignmagazine.com

4 days ago

Check out author events in Philly!

Check out author events in Philly!

    A literary winter: Your guide to Philly author events and book clubs
    Welcome to Broad Street Review - an arts and culture website for thinking people with strong opinions. Since its launch in 2005, BSR has sought to promote the exchange of viewpoints rather than any particular point of view.
    http://www.broadstreetreview.com

6 days ago

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6 days ago

E-gadget help Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:...

E-gadget help Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00-2:00 p.m. Alex will be at a table in the adult area to help you with any questions about your phone or tablet.

    West Oak Lane Library
    E-gadget help Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00-2:00 p.m. Alex will be at a table in the adult area to help you with any questions about your phone or tablet.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 14

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Jan 13

Jan 13

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT - INSTALL A CARLISLE SURE SEAL ROOF SYSTEM (SFD)

    6315 N BROAD ST Issued January 11, 2018 Comment

Jan 12

Join the team at West Oak Lane!

Join the team at West Oak Lane!

    Careers and Other Opportunities: LEAP Afterschool Leader
    LEAP Afterschool Leader: ASL Part-time Temporary Afterschool Leaders (ASLs) provide homework help, technology support, program development, and mentoring for those who attend the Free Library of Philadelphia's LEAP afterschool program. The position is part-time seasonal temporary work with a pay rate of $17.00 per hour, 16 hours per week (4 weekdays, and 4 hours on Saturdays when LEAP is in session).
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Jan 12

West Oak Lane Library shared Joseph E. Colema...

    Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library
    Community Ambassador - 3 month temporary position March - May 2018 The North Central Community Council is seeking 3 Community Ambassadors to serve the neighborhoods of Germantown/Nicetown, Logan/Oak...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 12

David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library shared Jose...

    Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library
    Community Ambassador - 3 month temporary position March - May 2018 The North Central Community Council is seeking 3 Community Ambassadors to serve the neighborhoods of Germantown/Nicetown, Logan/Oak...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 12

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      6200 Block N. Broad St. January 8, 2018 @ 10:02 a.m. Comment

Jan 12

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP AND MAIN DRAIN BACK TO BUILDING PA20180030377 (SFD)"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"

    6544 N 12TH ST Issued January 4, 2018 Comment

Jan 11

Jan 09

January Business programs downtown at Parkway...

January Business programs downtown at Parkway Central - https://libwww.freelibrary.org/programs/bric/

    West Oak Lane Library
    January Business programs downtown at Parkway Central - https://libwww.freelibrary.org/programs/bric/
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

Due to inclement weather today (1/8) all loca...

Due to inclement weather today (1/8) all locations of the Free Library will be closed at 2:00 p.m. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause

    David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library
    David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library, Philadelphia, PA. 227 likes · 2 talking about this · 271 were here. Ogontz is named after the Oak Lane mansion of Jay Cooke, a Civil War financier. In 2011, over...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

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      6200 Block N. Broad St. January 4, 2018 @ 4:17 p.m. Comment

Jan 04

    Kinsey announces $1.8 million grant to help continue redevelopment of Logan Triangle
    HARRISBURG, Nov. 14 - State Rep. Stephen Kinsey, D-Phila., today announced that a $1.8 million grant has been awarded to help continue funding the redevelopment of Logan Triangle. The Commonwealth Financing Authority's Multimodal Transportation Fund Program authorized the grant, which will help transform the blighted neighborhood east of North Broad Street into a vibrant commercial and community redevelopment.
    http://www.pahouse.com

Jan 03

Help Pennpacker Elementary reahab the playgro...

Help Pennpacker Elementary reahab the playground. Voting starts January 5-January 31. 1 vote per email a day.

    West Oak Lane Library
    Help Pennpacker Elementary reahab the playground. Voting starts January 5-January 31. 1 vote per email a day.
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 29

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      6600 Block N. Broad St. December 20, 2017 @ 7:17 p.m. Comment

Dec 27

West Oak Lane Library shared Logan Branch Lib...

    Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Logan Youth Poetry Open Mic in Partnership with the Drop the Mic
    http://www.facebook.com

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Updated Dec 25

New to the site, Olney / Logan / Oak Lane for four years.

I've been in Philly and Olney for four years. I want to stay informed of what's going on around the neighborhood and city. I'm also in the Air Force and have a strong sense of duty to help those in need. I love this city and I want to contribute to it's success. Let me know what's happening and how I can help.

Dec 22

Special thanks to our WOL friends group for a...

Special thanks to our WOL friends group for all your help making thisa great holiday for the patrons and staff.

    West Oak Lane Library
    Special thanks to our WOL friends group for all your help making thisa great holiday for the patrons and staff.
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 21

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Dec 16

Will you need help paying your heating bills ...

Will you need help paying your heating bills this winter?

    LIHEAP Helps Families Heat Their Homes
    Heating Assistance / LIHEAP The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, also known as LIHEAP, helps low-income families pay their heating bills. LIHEAP is a grant that offers assistance in the form of a cash grant, sent directly to the utility company, or a crisis grant for households in immediate danger of being without heat.
    http://www.dhs.pa.gov

Dec 16

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    ADD 100AMP SUB-PANEL IN BASEMENT AREA AND **FISHING WIRES ONLY** FOR KITCHEN OUTLETS AND SWITCHES AS PER NEC 2008 NORTH DISTRICT **NO BLDG PERMIT ON FILE**

    6519 N 12TH ST Issued December 14, 2017 Comment

Dec 15

December 15 - TODAY is the last day to get he...

December 15 - TODAY is the last day to get health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Click here for info, or to sign up.

    Get 2018 health coverage. Health Insurance Marketplace
    Official site of Affordable Care Act. Enroll now for 2018 coverage. See health coverage choices, ways to save today, how law affects you.
    https://www.healthcare.gov

Dec 14

Looking for local artists residing n the West...

Looking for local artists residing n the West Oak Lane neighborhood who would like to display their paintings, drawings, or smaller two dimensional works in the library. Contact Miss Irene if you're interested. We are currently displaying the paintings of neighborhood artist Charles Keenan.

    West Oak Lane Library
    West Oak Lane Library, Philadelphia, PA. 436 likes. Show your appreciation for your local library - become a fan of West Oak Lane today! Want your updates in 140 characters or less? Check out our...
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 12

West Oak Lane Library shared Councilmember He...

Do you have children in public school? Let your voice be heard.

    Northwest Community Town Hall on Education
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 12

David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library shared Coun...

Are you the parent of public school children? Let your voice be heard.

    Northwest Community Town Hall on Education
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 11

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    6230 N. Park Ave., Philadelphia, 19141-3330 December 3, 2017 Comment

Nov 30

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