6 hours ago

The Rosenbach was live — attending Moby-Dick ...

    The Rosenbach
    The Rosenbach, Philadelphia, PA. 3,933 likes · 74 talking about this · 317 were here. At the Rosenbach, over 400,000 works of literature, history, & fine and decorative art come together in...
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7 hours ago

Councilman Kenyatta Johnson shared a post.

    Lauren Summers
    Hi! BIG UPDATE!! Huge thank you to Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation! We are getting the rest of the playground finished in Spring 2018 with new big kid swings and play...
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12 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market added 4 new photo...

We’re on the south side of Rittenhouse Square today. The full market! Open till 3pm.

    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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14 hours ago

IMPRESSED: The Print Center Benefit Auction i...

IMPRESSED: The Print Center Benefit Auction is live. View the Auction & Start Bidding! This stunning silver print by Gallery Store artist John A. Benigno can be yours. Be sure to check out all the striking items up for auction now, and don’t forget to register and purchase tickets for December 2! John A. Benigno, Yes, We're Open, 2000, Selenium toned silver print, 16" x 20", Edition 2 of 25, Framed, Courtesy of the Artist Opening Bid: $120; Value: $200 Visit our website for event details, to buy tickets and to view all items up for bid: http://printcenter.org/100/auction/

    The Print Center
    IMPRESSED: The Print Center Benefit Auction is live. View the Auction & Start Bidding! This stunning silver print by Gallery Store artist John A. Benigno can be yours. Be sure to check out all the...
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21 hours ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    DEMOLISH EXISTING 2-STORY STRUCTURE CONSTRUCT 3-STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING W/CELLAR & ROOF TOP DECK W/ENCLOSED STAIR ACCESS TOWER.

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    FOR THE REMOVAL OF ONE (1) STORY REAR STRUCTURE AND TWO (2) STORY REAR STRUCTURE ATTACHED TO THE EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLANS AND APPROVAL FROM THE PHILADELPHIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION (PHC), ** NO WORK TO MASONRY WALLS OR REPLACEMENT OF WINDOWS/EXTERIOR DOORS **

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    FOR THE DOCUMENTATION OF REMOVING ONE (1) STORY REAR STRUCTURE AND TWO (2) STORY REAR STRUCTURE ATTACHED TO THE EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. SEE A/P#814347 FOR PLANS,

    1907 PINE ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

21 hours ago

27 hours ago

To all of our loyal and faithful shoppers, to...

To all of our loyal and faithful shoppers, tomorrow's market has been moved to the South Side of Rittenhouse Square, due to the half-marathon route in the morning. We will be lined up along the Rittenhouse Square road, the full farmers' market, represented as the orange line on the map below. Same hours, 9am-3pm. Please help us spread the word to all your friends and neighbors.

    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market
    To all of our loyal and faithful shoppers, tomorrow's market has been moved to the South Side of Rittenhouse Square, due to the half-marathon route in the morning. We will be lined up along the...
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29 hours ago

Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You...

Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You'll be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card.

    Indego User Survey 2017
    Web survey powered by SurveyMonkey.com. Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.
    https://www.surveymonkey.com

32 hours ago

Last Look, First Look + Save the Date! #NewsL...

Last Look, First Look + Save the Date! #NewsLetter http://conta.cc/2A5CH2d

    The Print Center
    Last Look, First Look + Save the Date! #NewsLetter http://conta.cc/2A5CH2d
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33 hours ago

Center City District shared Philly ChitChat's...

    Philly ChitChat
    First Look at Rothman Skating Rink & gorgeous garden - maze at Dilworth Park http://www.phillychitchat.com/2017/11/maze.html
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34 hours ago

Love this Philadelphia Magazine Q&A with Cent...

Love this Philadelphia Magazine Q&A with Center City District's Michelle Shannon!

    I Love My Job: Meet Center City's Biggest Cheerleader
    No one knows Philly's downtown better than Michelle Shannon. We're pretty certain that no one knows more about Center City than Michelle Shannon, the woman who's been pushing downtown Philadelphia's development for nearly 30 years. Shannon's love affair with Center City started well before she began working for Center City District where she's been for 20 years now.
    http://www.phillymag.com

35 hours ago

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Southwest Center City Tree Planters are planting 12 trees this weekend! Want to help out? Come by SOSNA's office at 9a.

    SOSNA Green Tree Planting
    SOSNA Green will be planting 14 street trees in the neighborhood (east of 20th Street). Please help us green the neighborhorhood and invite friends! We...
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36 hours ago

Shop at the farmers markets for the freshest,...

Shop at the farmers markets for the freshest, most local, most nutritious and flavorful ingredients and foods for your family and friends. Six markets open this weekend. Happy Thanksgiving!

    Farm to City: Thanksgiving Markets!
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37 hours ago

Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market opens for...

Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market opens for the season tomorrow at Dilworth Park.

    28 incredible things to do in Philadelphia this weekend
    As we sail on into mid November, Philadelphia is keeping busy with tons of weekend events. Over the next three days, board-game lovers can check out the first-of-its-kind PAX Unplugged at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. It's three days of activities dedicated to analog, table gaming.
    https://www.timeout.com

38 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!

44 hours ago

What’s Cooking on 1060: New Comfort Food Restaurant Opens In Philly

Keen is located at 1708 Lombard Street.

    What's Cooking on 1060: New Comfort Food Restaurant Opens In Philly
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - After three years of planning, an American comfort food restaurant has opened in the Rittenhouse Square area. This week, Caitlin Rorer and her husband Chris quietly opened Keen. "The name Keen comes from my maiden name, Keenie." Keen is located at 1708 Lombard Street.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

45 hours ago

45 hours ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    MOVING KITCHEN WALL FOR MAXIMUM AREA ALLOWED UNDERPINNING IN HOUSE ADDING THIRD FLOOR ADDITION WITH NEW ROOF TOP DECK

    720 S CHADWICK ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
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    FOR THE CREATION OF ONE ACCESSORY OFF STREET OPEN-AIR PARKING SPACE ACCESSORY TO A SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE ATTACHED PLAN).

    919 S 16TH ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ADDITION ON AN EXISTING LIGHT-FRAMED, ATTACHED STRUCTURE TO INCLUDE THE INSTALLATION OF FOUNDATION WALLS, UNDERFLOOR SPACE VENTILATION, STAIR FRAMING, ROOF DECK, ACCESS PILOT HOUSE, INTERIOR PARTITION WALLS, AND WALL/FLOOR/CEILING FINISHING. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING ALTERATIONS.**

    720 S CHADWICK ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment

2 days ago

Sweetish’s Farewell Show

After 3 1/2 years of puppets, puns, and live “movie magic,” Sweetish is coming to an end. 

    Sweetish's Farewell Show
    After 3 1/2 years of puppets, puns, and live "movie magic," Sweetish is coming to an end. Grouped randomly in 2014 for a live sketch comedy game show, Julia Hudson, Bobby Lang, Maura Pennington, Erik Sojka, and Brian Craig continued to meet every week, bonding over pop culture, hot goss, and fine Italian dining, and continued to perform on a regular basis.
    http://phitcomedy.com

2 days ago

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising mon...

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising money to go towards purchasing all of their families meals for Thanksgiving.

    Small Fry
    Small Fry;
    http://www.small-fry.org

2 days ago

"The result: a more inclusive park by many ac...

"The result: a more inclusive park by many accounts that, while not totally immune to societal ills, is an example of an approach that Balfelt says is about quality, time and trust."

    In Copenhagen, a "People's Park" Design Includes Dark Corners
    In the center of Nørrebro, a relatively diverse northern neighborhood in otherwise homogenous Copenhagen, lies a park the size of a small town square. Despite its unimpressive size, Folkets Park, the People's Park, is a square plot of grassy land that has been contested for decades.
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2 days ago

The Gallery has a new show (opening & artist ...

The Gallery has a new show (opening & artist talk Saturday 2-5pm) and ReVamp's 'They Belonged to the Sunlight' is up this weekend in the Skinner Studio. Come to Members Happy Hour tomorrow! There's so much to talk about. Quig's! At 5:30pm!

    Plays & Players
    The Gallery has a new show (opening & artist talk Saturday 2-5pm) and ReVamp's 'They Belonged to the Sunlight' is up this weekend in the Skinner Studio. Come to Members Happy Hour tomorrow! There's...
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2 days ago

Hot off the e-press is our November Newslette...

Hot off the e-press is our November Newsletter. We got a lot more coming up this month including: 🎟️ SOSNA Green Tree Planting this Saturday at 9a 🎟️ SOSNA Happy Hour on Tuesday, 11/28 at Founding Fathers Sports Bar & Grill 🎟️ #GivingTuesday for Carpenter green on Tuesday, 11/28! 🎟️ SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh on Tuesday, 12/12 http://mailchi.mp/7ae6099e0d24/sosna-newsletter-nov-2017

    SOSNA Newsletter | November 2017
    Check out what we have coming up this month and how you can get involved with your neighborhood.
    http://mailchi.mp

2 days ago

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolya...

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!
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2 days ago

Congratulations to our past President, Betsy ...

Congratulations to our past President, Betsy Hummel, for receiving a Citation from the City for her seven years of dedication to Rittenhouse Square Park!!!!

    Young Friends of Rittenhouse Square
    Congratulations to our past President, Betsy Hummel, for receiving a Citation from the City for her seven years of dedication to Rittenhouse Square Park!!!!
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2 days ago

We're seeking new committee members for our S...

We're seeking new committee members for our Safety Committee. Come see what they're about tonight at 7:00p at 1901 Christian! Read more about the committee here -->

    Safety
    The Safety Committee's main objective is to promote safety within the neighborhood. Whether it concerns crime, traffic, or pedestrian safety, the Safety Committee partners with police and local organizations to help improve the quality of life for our entire community.
    https://www.southofsouth.org

2 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      1600 Block South St. November 12, 2017 @ 4:40 p.m. Comment

2 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT RE-ROOFING-NEW ROOF OVER EXISTING ROOF. REMOVE DECK BOARDS AND REPLACE WITH NEW DECKING OVER EXISTING DECK. REMOVE RAILING AND REPLACE BY NEW STRONGER RAILING FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW ROOF COVERINGS ON EXITING ROOFS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    1002 DORRANCE ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    UPGRADE EXISTING 100AMP TO 200AMP ELECTRICAL SERVICE AND REWIRE THE WHOLE HOUSE WITH RECEPTS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    2019 BAINBRIDGE ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment

2 days ago

3 days ago

Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for th...

Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for the 5th annual FoCA Night Out on March 24th, 2018. 👉🏻Follow us on Facebook, Instagram (foca_philly), and on Twitter to stay up to date on all of the latest exciting news!! #savethedate #FoCANightOut2018

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for the 5th annual FoCA Night Out on March 24th, 2018. 👉🏻Follow us on Facebook, Instagram (foca_philly), and on Twitter to stay up to date on all of the...
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3 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association added...

Come by Founding Father's on Tuesday, 11/28 between 6:30-8:30p to meet and greet with neighbors and get to know SOSNA a little better over happy hour drinks and some munchies at a local establishment! This will be our final SOSNA happy hour this year so come by to see how you can get involved.

    SOSNA Happy Hour
    Come by Founding Father's on Tuesday, 11/28 between 6:30-8:30p to meet and greet with neighbors and get to know SOSNA a little better over happy hour...
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3 days ago

Announcing the Casts of Our New Improv Teams Debuting in January 2018!

This past weekend PHIT held auditions for new Wednesday improv house teams. We saw about 115 talented folks, but in the end only 18 were chosen. These two teams, directed by Robyn Cartlidge and Marcely Jean-Pierre, will debut in January 2018. Please put your hands together wherever you are and welcome the new teams coming next winter!

    Announcing the Casts of Our New Improv Teams Debuting in January 2018!
    This past weekend PHIT held auditions for new Wednesday improv house teams. We saw about 115 talented folks, but in the end only 18 were chosen. These two teams, directed by Robyn Cartlidge and Marcely Jean-Pierre, will debut in January 2018. Please put your hands together wherever you are and welcome the new teams coming next winter!
    http://phitcomedy.com

3 days ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Red Brick ...

"Brown liquor drinkers and people whose friends and family love the stuff, heads up: One of the best spirits ever produced in Philadelphia has returned to the market." At the Rittenhouse Market this Saturday, while supplies last...

    The best whiskey in Philly is back in time for the holidays
    Brown liquor drinkers and people whose friends and family love the stuff, heads up: One of the best spirits ever produced in Philadelphia has returned to the market.
    https://billypenn.com

3 days ago

As Thanksgiving approaches, we're feeling ext...

As Thanksgiving approaches, we're feeling extra thankful for our partners, donors and volunteers. Schuylkill Banks is great because of your vision & support! http://bit.ly/2yzNLjT

    Schuylkill Banks
    As Thanksgiving approaches, we're feeling extra thankful for our partners, donors and volunteers. Schuylkill Banks is great because of your vision & support! http://bit.ly/2yzNLjT
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Tomorrow: Travis Lau examines DRACULA through...

Tomorrow: Travis Lau examines DRACULA through the lens of Victorian debates about blood purity and contagion. http://ow.ly/uRE530gv2F8

    The Rosenbach
    Tomorrow: Travis Lau examines DRACULA through the lens of Victorian debates about blood purity and contagion. http://ow.ly/uRE530gv2F8
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Happy birthday to Marianne Moore, born #OTD i...

Happy birthday to Marianne Moore, born #OTD in 1887. As birthday gifts go, it's hard to top this autographed baseball; on the other side, it says "Best Wishes, Mickey Mantle and "Joe DiMaggio." Interestingly, it's not the only autographed baseball in our collection--but this one can be seen in the Marianne Moore room on one of our daily historical house tours.

    The Rosenbach
    Happy birthday to Marianne Moore, born #OTD in 1887. As birthday gifts go, it's hard to top this autographed baseball; on the other side, it says "Best Wishes, Mickey Mantle and "Joe DiMaggio."...
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3 days ago

Councilman Johnson is hosting a Fall Job Fair...

Councilman Johnson is hosting a Fall Job Fair this Friday. Many of our partners are hiring. Check it out!

    Schuylkill Banks
    Councilman Johnson is hosting a Fall Job Fair this Friday. Many of our partners are hiring. Check it out!
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