1 hour ago

Central Detective Division is Seeking the Public’s Help in Locating Lost Property

...62 year-old-female, was at the payment kiosk inside the parking garage located at 1845 Walnut Street when she dropped her Cartier Ballon Bleu wrist watch. Below is a stock photo of...

    Philly Police Blog | Central Detective Division is Seeking the Public's Help in Locating Lost Property
    The complainant, a 62 year-old-female, was at the payment kiosk inside the parking garage located at 1845 Walnut Street when she dropped her Cartier Ballon Bleu wrist watch. Below is a stock photo of the watch and it is believed that someone may have picked the watch up.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

2 hours ago

In honor of Wesley Stace's upcoming performan...

In honor of Wesley Stace's upcoming performance at the Rosenbach on Wednesday, May 30, we'll be posting some of our favorite "Moments of Wes." Today's is brought to you by that ubiquitous coffee conglomerate.

    John Wesley Harding - There's A Starbucks (Where The Starbucks Used To Be)
    Music video by John Wesley Harding performing There's A Starbucks (Where The Starbucks Used To Be). Yep Roc Records
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2 hours ago

Shown here as an infrared image, the Helix Ne...

Shown here as an infrared image, the Helix Nebula, located approximately 700 light years from Earth, is known for its stunning resemblance to a human eye. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2qSuAAL IMAGE: Comets Kick up Dust in Helix Nebula | 2007 | NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration

    The Franklin Institute
    Shown here as an infrared image, the Helix Nebula, located approximately 700 light years from Earth, is known for its stunning resemblance to a human eye. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2qSuAAL IMAGE:...
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4 hours ago

Benjamin Franklin may have signed the Declara...

Benjamin Franklin may have signed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, but he was never the hero of his own video game - until now. Collect all the keys and challenge your friends with our new 8-bit game, ‘The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin.’ http://bit.ly/8bitben This game is presented alongside “Game Masters: The Exhibition,” open at The Franklin Institute now through September 3, 2018. http://bit.ly/1VqWo8O

    The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin
    To coincide with the new special exhibition , The Franklin Institute has launched "The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin," a custom-developed retro 8-bit-style game in which Ben Franklin races to collect lightning, climb Independence Hall, and more. The game was designed by the in-house digital team at The Franklin Institute GameMaker Studio 2.
    https://www.fi.edu

4 hours ago

CCD Sips kicks off June 6! Be sure to follow ...

CCD Sips kicks off June 6! Be sure to follow the new and official Sips account on Instagram

    Center City District Sips (@ccdsips) * Instagram photos and videos
    291 Followers, 74 Following, 7 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Center City District Sips (@ccdsips)
    https://www.instagram.com

4 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Plowshare ...

Hope everybody enjoys strawberry season at the local farmers markets.

    Plowshare Farms
    Dude. #plowsharephl
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5 hours ago

The restaurant by chef Greg Vernick at the Four Seasons atop Comcast II will be called... Vernick Fish

Located on the street level of the new Comcast Technology Center at the intersection of Arch and North 19th street, Vernick Fish can accommodate up to 200 guests both day and night, featuring indoor and outdoor patio seating, communal and private dining, and an expansive and lively bar.

    Vernick Fish Fact Sheet
    Vernick Fish, helmed by James Beard Award-winning Chef Greg Vernick, will open at the new Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia at Comcast Center in fall 2018. With a focus on pristinely fresh fish and seasonality, Vernick Fish will reflect Greg's unique approach to American cooking and excellent service and will feature a lively atmosphere with a warm, neighbourhood feel.
    https://press.fourseasons.com

5 hours ago

TONIGHT: Kick off the holiday weekend with ou...

TONIGHT: Kick off the holiday weekend with our first beer garden of the season! We recommend grabbing your ticket now, and there should be some walk-ins available too (watch this space): https://muttr.org/beergardenmay2018

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    TONIGHT: Kick off the holiday weekend with our first beer garden of the season! We recommend grabbing your ticket now, and there should be some walk-ins available too (watch this space):...
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5 hours ago

Solo: A Star Wars Story spans six years, whic...

Solo: A Star Wars Story spans six years, which makes it the longest time frame of any Star Wars movie. #FunFact Lucky for us, the Prince Theater screens the movie from now until next Thursday, May 31st. Tickets NOW available: http://filmadelphia.org/events/solo-star-wars/

    Prince Theater
    Solo: A Star Wars Story spans six years, which makes it the longest time frame of any Star Wars movie. #FunFact Lucky for us, the Prince Theater screens the movie from now until next Thursday, May...
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6 hours ago

We Invite You to be Our Dinner Date! https:/...

We Invite You to be Our Dinner Date! https://conta.cc/2LpqlEH

    The Print Center
    We Invite You to be Our Dinner Date! https://conta.cc/2LpqlEH
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6 hours ago

Police search for suspect in armed robberies of four banks in University City, including PNC at 40th and Walnut on Tuesday

May 14, 2018 – Citizens Bank, 2001 Market Street

This article has 4 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Police search for suspect in armed robberies of four banks in University City, including PNC at 40th and Walnut on Tuesday

April 25, 2018 – TD Bank, 3735 Walnut Street

April 28, 2018 – Santander Bank, 3802 Chestnut Street

May 8, 2018 – Santander Bank, 3131 Market Street

    Police search for suspect in armed robberies of four banks in University City, including PNC at 40th and Walnut on Tuesday
    Police are asking for the public's assistance to help find the person who they believe robbed five banks in the city in the past month, four of them in the University City area.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

7 hours ago

FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force Search for Serial Bank Robbery Suspect in the 9th, 16th, 18th and 19th, Districts

May 14, 2018 – Citizens Bank, 2001 Market Street

This article has 4 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

April 25, 2018 – TD Bank, 3735 Walnut Street

April 28, 2018 – Santander Bank, 3802 Chestnut Street

May 8, 2018 – Santander Bank, 3131 Market Street

May 22, 2018 – PNC Bank, 200 South 40th Street

    Philly Police Blog | FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force Search for Serial Bank Robbery Suspect in the 9th, 16th, 18th and 19th, Districts
    The subject is described as a black male in his mid-40s to early 50s, approximately 6'0"-6'2" tall, medium build, light complexion. For the first two robberies, he had a goatee; since then, he's been clean-shaven. Yesterday, he was wearing a white baseball cap, tan and brown Adidas jacket, sunglasses, and a black glove on his right hand, and was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

18 hours ago

The Franklin Institute was live.

The International Space Station is making its way up the Eastern Seaboard of the United States this evening and will be visible to sky watchers in the Delaware Valley at around 8:42 pm ET (Look for a fast-moving and bright object). https://go.nasa.gov/2KN5SZc Using the orbiting laboratory's High Definition Earth Viewing Camera, we are looking down towards our planet as the station flies overhead. https://go.nasa.gov/2IINMXH Other viewing times for the Eastern United States include: 8:40 p.m. -- Charleston, S.C. 8:41 p.m. -- Savannah, Ga.; Raleigh, N.C. 8:42 p.m. -- Richmond, Va. 8:43 p.m. -- Baltimore, Md.; New York City; Boston, Mass. 8:44 p.m. -- Washington, D.C.

    The Franklin Institute
    The International Space Station is making its way up the Eastern Seaboard of the United States this evening and will be visible to sky watchers in the Delaware Valley at around 8:42 pm ET (Look for a...
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18 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market added 9 new photo...

We're back this Saturday for our biggest market of the year! Stroll through the entire market, up Walnut and down 18th Street, and say hello to many of your favorite food producers, back for the first time this year. We are so excited to bring you all this local food and spring flowers, inlcuding the first of the 2018 strawberries.

    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market
    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market added a new photo.
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22 hours ago

Charter school staffer suspended after bringing gun to school

A spokesman for Russell Byers, at 19th and Arch, said he could not answer further questions, including why the staffer brought the gun to school and whether he would return to class.

    Charter school staffer suspended after bringing gun to school
    "As a parent myself, I know this incident can cause alarm, but please rest assure[d] that your child's safety is our first and top priority," the Russell Byers principal wrote in a letter to parents. - Kristen A. Graham, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

22 hours ago

Staff Member Brings Gun to Philly Charter School

Police were called to the Russell Byers Charter School on the 1900 block of Arch Street after faculty at the school learned the staff member had brought a weapon.

    Staff Member Brings Gun to Philly Charter School
    A staff member brought a firearm to a Center City charter school Wednesday morning. Police were called to the Russell Byers Charter School on the 1900 block of Arch Street after faculty at the school learned the staff member had brought a weapon. Police escorted the staff member out of the building for questioning.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

22 hours ago

92nd ANNUAL solo exhibitions: Daniel W. Cobur...

92nd ANNUAL solo exhibitions: Daniel W. Coburn: Becoming a Specter Julie Anne Greenberg: Considerable Uncertainty Remains Jacob Koestler: Copy of a Copy are on view through August 4, 2018. This project is an extension of my examination of the family photo album. In “Becoming a Specter” I make images in an effort to describe the anxiety and psychological estrangement one experiences during times of political and social unrest. I think of this project as a form of aesthetic defiance. It is my goal to expand the perimeter of visual ephemera that might be considered for new iterations of the family album. - Daniel W. Coburn Image: Daniel W. Coburn, Untitled, work from “Becoming a Specter”, 2018, Archival pigment prints, 16” x 20”, Edition of 12 http://printcenter.org/100/92nd-solo-shows/

    The Print Center
    92nd ANNUAL solo exhibitions: Daniel W. Coburn: Becoming a Specter Julie Anne Greenberg: Considerable Uncertainty Remains Jacob Koestler: Copy of a Copy are on view through August 4, 2018. This...
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23 hours ago

Philly Restaurant Unleashes $50 Surf & Turf Burger & Beer

The Surf and Turf Burger and Beer pairing can be purchased through May 28 at Davio's located at 17th near Sansom Street.

    Philly Restaurant Unleashes $50 Surf & Turf Burger & Beer
    Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse debuts its new $50 Surf and Turf Burger and Beer special through May 28.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

23 hours ago

“The research is important not only for a bet...

“The research is important not only for a better understanding of the role each species of fly plays in the ecosystem at large, but for getting a larger picture of biodiversity and extinction rates.” http://bit.ly/2Ge9OiZ

    'Astounding' survey of fly species suggests we might be underestimating global biodiversity | CBC News
    A University of Calgary entomologist recently participated in a landmark study that revealed just how much we don't know about the number and variety of species that inhabit our planet. John Swann was one of 59 biologists who spent one year collecting flies from a four-hectare patch of cloud forest in Costa Rica.
    http://www.cbc.ca

26 hours ago

During our House Tour: Love Stories this Satu...

During our House Tour: Love Stories this Saturday, May 26, you’ll hear dramatic, playful, and sometimes scandalous tales of love behind fine art or rare books in our collection.

    House Tour: Love Stories
    During this hour-long thematic tour of the Rosenbach brothers' home, you'll hear dramatic, playful, and sometimes scandalous tales of love behind fine art or rare books in our collection. Bring a date, bring a friend, or just bring yourself to explore the comedy and tragedy of love this May.
    https://rosenbach.org

26 hours ago

Award-Winning Chef to Open Oyster Bar in New Comcast Tower

The new Comcast Technology Center is located at the intersection of Arch and North 19th streets, and is the tallest building in Philadelphia standing at 1,121 feet. The building will become the new home of NBC10 and Telemundo62.

    Award-Winning Chef to Open Oyster Bar in New Comcast Tower
    The Four Seasons announced Wednesday that Vernick Fish will open inside the Comcast Technology Center this fall. It's one of four restaurants coming to the new tower and the first concept to be unveiled.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

26 hours ago

IBX to relocate, expand innovation studio

At 31,000 square feet, the Independence Center for Innovation will relocate to a new space roughly six times bigger than its previous 5,000-square-foot digs at 17th and Market, Independence Blue Cross announced on Wednesday.

The space, expected to open at 1901 Market St. during the first half of 2019, will serve as a meeting point for company specialists working on technology solutions in the healthcare space and

All told, the main IBX campus in Philly now occupies over 1 million square feet of space, including a new customer service call center across the street at 1900 Market, and customer experience center Independence LIVE, opened in 2016.

    IBX to relocate, expand innovation studio - Technical.ly Philly
    At 31,000 square feet, the Independence Center for Innovation will relocate to a new space roughly six times bigger than its previous 5,000-square-foot digs at 17th and Market, Independence Blue Cross announced on Wednesday. The space, expected to open at 1901 Market St.
    https://technical.ly

27 hours ago

WANTED FOR CREDIT CARD FRAUD IN 7TH DISTRICT:...

WANTED FOR CREDIT CARD FRAUD IN 7TH DISTRICT: On May 17, 2018, the victim, a 44 year-old-male, noticed numerous charges on his credit card that he didn’t recognize on Wednesday May 16, 2018. The charges included two (2) for $40 each at a Wawa store located at 1707 Arch Street at 8:28 pm, and seven (7) more totaling $280 at a Wawa store located at 1900 Market Street at 8:45 pm. The victim believes his card may also have been compromised at the gas pump of the Wawa store located at 10901 Bustleton Avenue on May 7, 2018. Central Detectives obtained still photos from the Wawa stores in the 9th District. This Investigation on-going. If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately. To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847. All tips will be confidential. If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact: Northeast Detective Division: 215-686-3153/3154 Det. Plummer #723 DC 18-07-012865

    7th Police District Advisory Council
    WANTED FOR CREDIT CARD FRAUD IN 7TH DISTRICT: On May 17, 2018, the victim, a 44 year-old-male, noticed numerous charges on his credit card that he didn't recognize on Wednesday May 16, 2018. The...
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28 hours ago

Here’s What We Know About Greg Vernick’s New Restaurant

...James Beard win, would be opening his second restaurant in the Comcast Technology Center at 1800 Arch Street. It would take up the ground floor of the new skyscraper while his old chef...

    Here's What We Know About Greg Vernick's New Restaurant
    The James Beard award-winning chef will open his new Comcast Technology Center restaurant this fall. Last September, all we knew was that Greg Vernick, fresh off a James Beard win, would be opening his second restaurant in the Comcast Technology Center at 1800 Arch Street.
    https://www.phillymag.com

29 hours ago

Vernick Fish will open at Four Seasons at Comcast tower

Greg Vernick, six years into the acclaimed Vernick Food & Drink near Rittenhouse Square, will go the seafood route with his second restaurant, opening this fall on the street level of the Four Seasons Hotel at the new Comcast Technology Center, on the 1800 block of Arch Street side.

    Vernick Fish will open at Four Seasons at Comcast tower
    Greg Vernick, six years into the acclaimed Vernick Food & Drink near Rittenhouse Square, will go the seafood route with his second restaurant, opening this fall on the street level of the Four Seasons Hotel at the new Comcast Technology Center, on the 1800 block of Arch Street side.
    http://www.philly.com

29 hours ago

The 27 known moons of Uranus are named mostly...

The 27 known moons of Uranus are named mostly for characters from plays by William Shakespeare including, from left to right, Puck, Miranda, Titania and Oberon. https://go.nasa.gov/2GdjmLn IMAGE: Four moons of Uranus at relative scale (Puck, Miranda, Titania, Oberon) | NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration

    The Franklin Institute
    The 27 known moons of Uranus are named mostly for characters from plays by William Shakespeare including, from left to right, Puck, Miranda, Titania and Oberon. https://go.nasa.gov/2GdjmLn IMAGE:...
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30 hours ago

Chef Greg Vernick Makes a Splash With a New Seafood Restaurant This Fall

...Vernick has nabbed a 3,400 square foot ground-floor space at the intersection of Arch and North 19th Street, with space for 200 customers divided between an indoor dining room, an 870 square foot...

    Chef Greg Vernick Makes a Splash With a New Seafood Restaurant This Fall
    Lauded Philly chef Greg Vernick of beloved local fixture Vernick Food & Drink will open his sophomore restaurant - a contemporary seafood-centered eatery - late this fall. Vernick Fish, in addition to a forthcoming concept from iconic French chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, will land within the upcoming Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia at Comcast Center.
    https://philly.eater.com

36 hours ago

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  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TO AMEND PREVIOUSLY ISSUED AP#798455 FOR REVISIONS TO EXTERIOR FACADE RESTORATIONS ON THE EXTERIOR FACADES ON AN EXISTING 26-STORY MIXED-USE STRUCTURE, AS PER PLANS AND PHC APPROVAL DATED 4/16/18; NO OTHER CHANGES ON THIS PERMIT.

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    INSTALL 48 HIHATS, 28 RECEPTACLES, 12 SWITCHES, 3-240VOLT, 30AMP DRYER OUTLETS ONTO EXISTING PANELS AS PER 2008 NEC (CC DISTRICT)

    135 S 18TH ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
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    INSTALLATION OF NEW HVAC SYSTEM FOR 29TH FLOOR OFFICE FIT-OUT TO INCLUDE DUCTWORK, FAN TERMINAL UNITS AND (126) REGISTERS/DIFFUSERS AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

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    TO AMEND PERMIT# 858921 TO REFLECT CORRECT TOTAL AREA UNDERGOING CONSTRUCTION FROM 6,600 SF TO 3,000 SF.

    135 S 18TH ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment
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    ONE FOR ONE REPLACEMENT OF A KITCHEN SINK TO CONNECT TO EXISTING SANITARY VENT & WATER PIPING WITH NO ADDITIONAL PIPING - THE INSTALLATION WIWLL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

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