1 hour ago

Did you lose your stroller at the Schoolyard?...

Did you lose your stroller at the Schoolyard? Send a message to Chanda Miller with a description to claim it.

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Friends of Chester Arthur, Philadelphia, PA. 1,004 likes · 9 talking about this. The Friends of Chester A. Arthur believes that a first-class education, within a safe school setting, should be the...
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3 hours ago

The Sunday-night scaries aren’t so bad when y...

The Sunday-night scaries aren’t so bad when you’ve got a lot to be thankful for! A big THANK YOU to Alterra Property Group for their GOLD Sponsorship of FoCA Night Out 2018! 🎉🎉 #thankyou #FNO2018

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    The Sunday-night scaries aren't so bad when you've got a lot to be thankful for! A big THANK YOU to Alterra Property Group for their GOLD Sponsorship of FoCA Night Out 2018! 🎉🎉 #thankyou #FNO2018
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4 hours ago

Our Civil War Medicine exhibit Broken Bodies,...

Our Civil War Medicine exhibit Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits, allows you to experience what it would be like to be injured or sick during wartime before modern medicine. How did different people experience the war in different ways? What did "healthcare" mean?

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    Our Civil War Medicine exhibit Broken Bodies, Suffering Spirits, allows you to experience what it would be like to be injured or sick during wartime before modern medicine. How did different people...
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11 hours ago

Prince Theater shared Philadelphia Film Socie...

You’re invited to join the Philadelphia Film Society for the brightest night in cinema! Tickets are NOW available for our The 5th Annual Awards Night Party & Screening!! http://filmadelphia.org/events/2018-awards-night-party/ #PFSRedCarpet

    The 5th Annual Awards Night Party & Screening!
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13 hours ago

Board applications due this Friday!!

Board applications due this Friday!!

    Interested in joining the FoCA Board? Apply Today.
    FoCA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed by Southwest Center City community members who are committed to partnering with the current and future staff, teachers and students of Chester A. Arthur, our local public K-8 school, in order to foster a robust learning environment for our neighborhood's children.
    http://www.friendsofchesterarthur.org

13 hours ago

Congratulations to the Recipients of the 2018...

Congratulations to the Recipients of the 2018 Meyer Family Award for Contemporary Art: James B. Abbott (our friend and Gallery Store artist), Gregory Brellochs and Samantha Holmes! WHAT IS & WHAT IF: 14TH ANNUAL BETSY MEYER MEMORIAL EXHIBITION at Main Line Art Center March 12 - April 15, 2018 Artist Talks & Reception: Friday, March 16, 5:30-8:00 pm https://www.mainlineart.org/events/event/14th-annual-betsy-meyer-memorial-exhibition/

    The Print Center
    Congratulations to the Recipients of the 2018 Meyer Family Award for Contemporary Art: James B. Abbott (our friend and Gallery Store artist), Gregory Brellochs and Samantha Holmes! WHAT IS & WHAT...
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22 hours ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK ACCESSED THROUGH A SPIRAL STAIRCASE ON THE THIRD FLOOR REAR OF AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN.

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    FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A ROOF DECK WITH A PERGOLA STRUCTURE ACCESSED THROUGH A SPIRAL STAIRCASE ON THE THIRD FLOOR REAR OF AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER APPROVED PLANS. ** ANY TYPE OF COVER ON PERGOLA IS NOT PERMITTED **

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    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF EXISTING STRUCTURE AND FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK WITH ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE, BALCONY ON SECOND AND THIRD FLOOR FRONT, AND FOR THE ERECTION OF A SIX FEET HIGH FENCE IN THE REAR YARD (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN). TO USE AS A THREE FAMILY ( MULTI-FAMILY) HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

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22 hours ago

Tom Ipri posted 5 photos to Flickr:

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29 hours ago

Prince Theater shared Philadelphia Film Socie...

Dust off your platform shoes and prepare to unleash your inner #GirlPower for our March #ThrowbackThursday Quizzo & Movie: #SPICEWORLD! Tickets on sale NOW: http://filmadelphia.org/events/spice-world/

    Throwback Thursday Quizzo & Movie: Spice World!
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31 hours ago

Not all heroes wear capes and FoCA definitely...

Not all heroes wear capes and FoCA definitely has a hero of our very own! Please take a moment and join us in acknowledging OCF Realty for going above and beyond in their innovative and longstanding support of Chester Arthur 🎉 OCF is FoCA Night Out’s only PLATINUM SPONSOR EVER! So Merci, gratzie, gracias, danke, arigatô - literally ALL 👏🏻 OF 👏🏻 THE 👏🏻 THANKS! We could not do it without you ❣️

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Not all heroes wear capes and FoCA definitely has a hero of our very own! Please take a moment and join us in acknowledging OCF Realty for going above and beyond in their innovative and longstanding...
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33 hours ago

It's the last day of our Moby-Dick Course, an...

It's the last day of our Moby-Dick Course, and a classmate brought in brownies adorably decorated with powdered sugar whales! 🐳

    The Rosenbach
    It's the last day of our Moby-Dick Course, and a classmate brought in brownies adorably decorated with powdered sugar whales! 🐳
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34 hours ago

Prince Theater shared Philadelphia Film Socie...

Hey #Philly! Reserve your #FREE ticket to the February #Philly Film Showcase taking place February 22 in the Prince Theater Black Box! More information: http://filmadelphia.org/philly-film-showcase/

    Philly Film Showcase - February Short Film Program
    Philly Film Showcase - February Short Film Program
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35 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market added 15 new phot...

Market OPEN Until 2pm!!!

    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market
    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market, Philadelphia, PA. 2.9K likes. We are open, rain or shine or snow, every Saturday in the winter, 10am-2pm. Our market is great source of fresh, local food.
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39 hours ago

Do you know what these are? Today we celebrat...

Do you know what these are? Today we celebrate the birthday of their inventor, Dr. René Laennec! Here's a hint: Don't 'beat' yourself up about it if you can't guess.

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    Do you know what these are? Today we celebrate the birthday of their inventor, Dr. René Laennec! Here's a hint: Don't 'beat' yourself up about it if you can't guess.
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39 hours ago

In celebration of the Chinese New Year, we sh...

In celebration of the Chinese New Year, we share this work by acclaimed Chinese woodcut printmaker Zhong-ou Xu. The bold composition and graceful execution of Xu’s works on paper have landed them in prominent collections all over the world – add one to your collection today! Image: Zhong-ou Xu, Jia, 2000, Woodcut, Edition 5 of 5 Explore this work now in the Gallery Store or Shop online. For more information, contact The Gallery Store at gallerystore@printcenter.org, 215.735.6090 x2. https://printcenterstore.myshopify.com/products/jia

    The Print Center
    In celebration of the Chinese New Year, we share this work by acclaimed Chinese woodcut printmaker Zhong-ou Xu. The bold composition and graceful execution of Xu's works on paper have landed them in...
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46 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACEMENT OF: 3- TOILETS, 3- LAVATORIES, 2- BATHTUBS, 1- WASHER, 1- KITCHEN SINK

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46 hours ago

2 days ago

Councilman Kenyatta Johnson shared their even...

    Ending Cash Bail Town Hall at Myers Rec Center
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2 days ago

Prince Theater shared Philadelphia Film Socie...

Join Philadelphia Film Society in celebrating the year in film with our Best Picture Weekend at the Prince. Catch eight of the #BestPicture nominees, all on the biggest screen in Center City from Friday, February 23 to Sunday, February 25: http://filmadelphia.org/best-picture-weekend-at-the-prince/

    PFS Presents Best Picture Weekend at the Prince!
    PFS Presents Best Picture Weekend at the Prince!
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2 days ago

Newbold CDC shared Hardena/Waroeng Surabaya's...

OMG, Hardena/Waroeng Surabaya! This is so exciting! :)

    Here Are Philly's James Beard Semifinalists for 2018
    The region scored 14 nominations across seven categories this year. The James Beard Award semifinalists were announced this morning - and as with last year's semis, big-name chefs and some of the city's best who have only recently been recognized by the mainstream (hello, Hardena!) are on the list.
    https://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Prince Theater shared NextMove Dance's event....

On the Prince Theater Mainstage this weekend - Ballets Jazz de Montréal - NMD! For tickets: http://princetheater.org/events/ballets-jazz-de-montreal/

    Ballets Jazz de Montréal - NMD
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2 days ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Wild Flour...

Wild Flour at the market tomorrow....

    Wild Flour Bakery
    Wild Flour Bakery, Philadelphia, PA. 1,153 likes · 9 talking about this · 138 were here. A small, custom, artisan bread and pastry bakery in Philadelphia, PA.
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2 days ago

Chestnut Hill, Rittenhouse, and Bryn Mawr all...

Chestnut Hill, Rittenhouse, and Bryn Mawr all open tomorrow to begin the President's Day weekend. Hope you'll join us to shop for local food. Read all about them here.

    President's Day Farmers' Market Weekend
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2 days ago

You can’t just stare at a co-worker’s neck an...

You can’t just stare at a co-worker’s neck and say, “Is that a rash?” Here, you’re free to indulge your interest.

2 days ago

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS: Collaborative Histories:...

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS: Collaborative Histories: Dieu Donné and By the Book Vol. 2: New Photography Publications On view through April 21, 2018 Image: Do Ho Suh, Staircase, 2013, Thread, cotton and methylcellulose, Published by Dieu Donné, Courtesy of Dieu Donné http://printcenter.org/100/collab-histories-by-the-book/

    The Print Center
    CURRENT EXHIBITIONS: Collaborative Histories: Dieu Donné and By the Book Vol. 2: New Photography Publications On view through April 21, 2018 Image: Do Ho Suh, Staircase, 2013, Thread,...
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2 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR/EXTERIOR RENOVATION TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE, WORK INCLUDES NEW STAIRS, NEW FLOOR AND WALL FRAMING IN THE REAR AND NEW ROOF AND FOOTING. (DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN) USED AS SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. NO UNDERPINNING OF FOUNDATION AND NO LOWERING OF BASEMENT FLOOR INCLUDED IN THIS PERMIT APPLICATION. SEPERATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, MECHANICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

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    REPLACE CURB TRAP. INSTALLATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2004 PPC

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HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉 HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉HIP HIP HOOR...

HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉 HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉 to our Silver Sponsor Galit Abramovitz Winokur of Real Estate With Heart!! #FNO2018 #manythanks

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉 HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉HIP HIP HOORAY 🎉 to our Silver Sponsor Galit Abramovitz Winokur of Real Estate With Heart!! #FNO2018 #manythanks
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3 days ago

The Print Center shared International Print C...

Congrats to our Gallery Store artist Qiaoyi Shi and to the other artists Kristina Davis, Kevin Pomerleau and Monica Velez who will present their work and talk about their practice, process, and inspiration on March 1. New Prints 2018/Winter is on view through March 28.

    IPCNY Artist Talks | "Edging Forward: New Prints 2018/Winter"
    Join us for an evening of artist talks on Thursday, March 1st from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Four artists from Edging Forward: New Prints 2018/Winter (on view...
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3 days ago

Tyler School of Art, Temple University Seekin...

Tyler School of Art, Temple University Seeking Assistant/Associate Professor in Art Education Deadline: March 1st, 2018 Image: Class assignment: Why Are You Here? 2017. Photo: Sam Fritch. https://tyler.temple.edu/faculty-positions-available

    The Print Center
    Tyler School of Art, Temple University Seeking Assistant/Associate Professor in Art Education Deadline: March 1st, 2018 Image: Class assignment: Why Are You Here? 2017. Photo: Sam Fritch....
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3 days ago

Plays & Players shared Berserker Residents's ...

Need a laugh? A beer? Some time with some Berserker Residents? SUNDAY! SUNDAY! SUNDAY!

    Your Sunday Best
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3 days ago

The soothsayer bids you beware the Ides of Ma...

The soothsayer bids you beware the Ides of March. The museum bids you to be aware of the 3rd of March, when we'll be reading JULIUS CAESAR with our Free Read-Aloud Group. https://rosenbach.org/events/shakespeare-free-read-aloud-group-julius-caesar/

    The Rosenbach
    The soothsayer bids you beware the Ides of March. The museum bids you to be aware of the 3rd of March, when we'll be reading JULIUS CAESAR with our Free Read-Aloud Group....
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3 days ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market added 7 new photo...

The line-up at the Rittenhouse Market for this Saturday sounds like a lot of fun: over 20 farmers and food artisans on Walnut Street, open 10am-2pm. See you at the market to begin the President's Day weekend.

    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market
    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market, Philadelphia, PA. 2.8K likes. We are open, rain or shine or snow, every Saturday in the winter, 10am-2pm. Our market is great source of fresh, local food.
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