4 hours ago

We were delighted to host these costumers at ...

We were delighted to host these costumers at Historic Strawberry Mansion for their Georgian Picnic! (📸 SewLoud)

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We were delighted to host these costumers at Historic Strawberry Mansion for their Georgian Picnic! (📸 SewLoud)
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12 hours ago

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2 days ago

Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYo...

Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.
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2 days ago

2 days ago

  • USE PERMIT

    FOR USE AS TWO DWELLING UNITS IN AN EXISTING THREE STORY STRUCTURE

    2219 N 16TH ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    PEX AND CAST IRON THROUGHOUT 7 WATER CLOSET,7 LAVS,7 SHOWERS,2 KITCHEN SINKS,2 GARBAGE DISPOSALS,2 WASHER BOXES,1" WATER SERVICES,5X4 CURB TRAP AND 4" MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)PA20181291430 THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH 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"

    1725 ARLINGTON ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 300AMP,1 PHASE MAIN SERVICE,INSTALL 4 GANG METER SOCKET,INSTALL WIRING AND DEVICES SWITCHES, RECEPTACLES, LIGHTS, SMOKES/CO DETECTORS, PHONE & CABLE TV AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT) INSTALL A COMPLETE FIRE ALARM SYSTEM AS PER NFPA72

    2201-03 N MOLE ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and...

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.
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4 days ago

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5 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    COMPLETE NEW ELECTRICAL SYSTEM FOR 2 FAMILY INCLUDING 200A SERVICE, SMOKE/CO AS PER NFPA72 60 APPROVED HI-HAT AND ALL WORK AS PER NEC 2008

    2120 N 17TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF HVAC SYSTEMS WITH ALL ASSOCIATED DUCTWORK AND APPLIANCES FOR AN UNDER-CONSTRUCTION FOUR (4) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE (SEE AP#844795 FOR BUILDING PERMIT), TO BE USED AS GROUP R-2 MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (THREE (3) DWELLING UNITS), AS PER PLANS.

    2201-03 N MOLE ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

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May 15

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric...

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through this land while seeking freedom. Come to Historic Strawberry Mansion tomorrow from 6-8 pm for a reception honoring the exhibit, or explore it any time you visit this spring.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

Missing Person – Tina Johnson – From the 22nd District Has Returned Home

The Philadelphia Police Department needs the public’s assistance in locating 51 year old Missing Person Tina Johnson. She was last seen at10:00A.M.., on Monday, January 26th,, 2018, on the 1700 block of Edgley St.

    Philly Police Blog | Missing Person - Tina Johnson - From the 22nd District Has Returned Home
    Tina is 5'4″, 150 lbs, medium build, brown eyes, dark brown complexion, and black (straight) shoulder length hair. She was wearing a black jacket, white shirt, tights and a green and black Scarf.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 14

May 14

Police search for armed robbery suspect in Camden

Police said he approached the victim on the 1500 block of Norris Street brandished a gun and demanded money before running away.

    Police search for armed robbery suspect in Camden
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Camden County Police are asking for help finding a man who's wanted for armed robbery. The department released surveillance video of the suspect, recorded just before the crime on March 30. Police said he approached the victim on the 1500 block of Norris Street brandished a gun and demanded money before running away.
    http://6abc.com

May 12

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Man...

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the mantel's King of Prussia marble, quarried just outside of Philadelphia. #ParkCharms

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the...
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May 12

Arrest made after Bucks Co. woman, Philadelphia man fatally shot during house party

Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.

Two other victims were injured after gunfire erupted in the 1800 block of West Diamond Street just after midnight Saturday.

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Rashawn Tahir Miller, 21, of the 5700 block of Warrington Avenue, died after being shot in the head.

    Arrest made after 2 shot and killed at N. Philly party
    Police have arrested a 19-year-old man who allegedly opened fire at a house party, killing a man and woman in North Philadelphia last weekend. Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.
    http://6abc.com

May 12

May 12

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D, WITH A ONE-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE, AS PER APPROVED PLANS. ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.

    1945 N GRATZ ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    44 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING FOR THE ALTERATIONS OF A 3 STORY 4 FAMILY DWELLING (MULTI FAMILY)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1631 DIAMOND ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 12

Arrest made in Bucks Co. woman, Philadelphia man killed in house party shooting

Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.

Two other victims were injured after gunfire erupted in the 1800 block of West Diamond Street just after midnight Saturday.

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Rashawn Tahir Miller, 21, of the 5700 block of Warrington Avenue, died after being shot in the head.

    Arrest made in Bucks Co. woman, Philly man killed in house party shooting
    Police have arrested a 19-year-old man, who allegedly opened fire at a house party, killing a man and woman in North Philadelphia over the weekend. Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.
    http://6abc.com

May 11

Police: Suspect Sydear Green Arrested In North Philly Triple Shooting That Left 2 Dead

According to police, three people were shot on the 1800 block of West Diamond Street shortly after midnight on April 21.

    Police: Suspect Sydear Green Arrested In North Philly Triple Shooting That Left 2 Dead
    According to police, three people were shot on the 1800 block of West Diamond Street shortly after midnight on April 21.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 11

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STANDARDS ALTERATIONS- FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    1735 MONUMENT ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment

May 11

May 10

We're less than a month away from our annual ...

We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey tastings), and FREE tours of the mansion.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey...
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May 10

May 09

May 08

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry ...

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere
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May 08

May 07

Temple student called 911 after being shot, police say

Speaking at a news conference, Ryan said the inside of the residence, on the 1700 block of W. Diamond Street, appeared ransacked and investigators believe cash was taken. He declined to say if police found drugs, alcohol, or anything else inside.

    Temple student called 911 after being shot, police say
    Daniel Duignam, a Temple University student found dead from gunshot wounds in his apartment on Saturday night, called 911 to say he couldn't breathe, police said. They believe he had already been shot several times. - Chris Palmer, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

May 07

I Can't Breathe: Temple Student Calls 911 After Being Shot

The student — identified Sunday by university officials as 21-year-old Daniel Duignam — was shot three times just after 9 p.m. Saturday in his apartment at 17th and Diamond streets in North Philadelphia, police said.

When police and paramedics arrived to his apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street moments later, Duignam had already died.

    I Can't Breathe: Temple Student Calls 911 After Being Shot
    Daniel Duignam, 21, told an emergency dispatcher that he 'couldn't breathe' when he asked for help Saturday night, Philadelphia Police Capt. John Ryan said.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

May 07

Police: Temple student shot and killed during robbery; called 911 before he died

Twenty-one-year-old Daniel Duignam, a third-year business student preparing for his last final of the year, was found shot to death in his apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street just before 10 p.m. Saturday.

    Police: Temple student shot and killed during robbery
    Philadelphia police say a Temple University student who was shot and killed during a robbery in his in off-campus apartment was able to call 911 prior to his death. Twenty-one Daniel Duignam, a third-year business student, was found shot to death in his apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street just before 10 p.m.
    http://6abc.com

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