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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Help Wanted: Calling All Headphones, Please!

    Ms. Wilson is asking for $518.55:
    My students need headphones for use in the classroom. They use the programs on the chrome books during centers and small group instruction. Without headphones, we lose some ability to focus during these times.
    William Rowen Elementary School Comment
  • Guided Reading Fundamentals

    Mrs. Fields is asking for $449.26:
    My students need guided reading and intentional read aloud books. They also need dry erase erasers and lamenting materials to save money and paper.
    William Rowen Elementary School Comment

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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

2 days ago

3 days ago

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

3 days ago

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

6 days ago

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 09

Jan 08

Theft 3103 South 61st St DC 17 12 096333

Homicide 2000 Haines St DC 16 14 060118 - Duration: 2:22. 12,059 views

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Theft 3103 South 61st St DC 17 12 096333

...black male was captured on surveillance video outside the George Smith Towing Company along the 3100 block of South 61st Street pulling up in a light colored vehicle, possibly a tan or beige Dodge...

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. 14,455 views

Homicide 4500 Melrose St DC 17 15 003410 - Duration: 3:34. 23,189 views

Robbery Assault 1101 Filbert St DC 17 06 028004 - Duration: 5:13. 15,876 views

Shooting 3100 N 6th St DC 15 25 029442 - Duration: 2:29. 9,027 views

Aggravated Assaut Shooting 4401 N 5th St DC# 13 25 075033 - Duration: 2:35. PhiladelphiaPolice 35,567 views

Aggravated Assault 6757 N 5th St DC 17 35 090484 - Duration: 2:51. 3,919 views

Aggravated Assault 4800 N Broad St DC# 13 35 047639 - Duration: 2:48. PhiladelphiaPolice 93,623 views

Stabbing 5527 Lansdowne Ave DC# 14 19 075894 - Duration: 3:01. 54,181 views

Commercial Robbery 6771 N 5th St DC 17 35 054298 - Duration: 5:05. 1,052 views

Aggravated Assault Shooting 1248 S 15th Street DC# 13 17 025872 - Duration: 2:49. 4,042 views

Robbery 839 N Broad St DC 15 06 03220 - Duration: 2:15. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,433 views

Commercial Burglary 1851 S Columbus Blvd DC 17 03 000076 - Duration: 4:59. 2,656 views

    Theft 3103 South 61st St DC 17 12 096333
    On December 24th, 2017, at 5;04 am, an unknown black male was captured on surveillance video outside the George Smith Towing Company along the 3100 block of South 61st Street pulling up in a light colored vehicle, possibly a tan or beige Dodge Journey.
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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

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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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  • 900

    • Arson

      6600 Block Ogontz Av December 12, 2017 @ 7:28 p.m. Comment

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 22

Commercial Burglary 101 E Venango St DC 17 25 108824

Commercial Burglary 6825 Ogontz Ave DC 16 35 092896 - Duration: 3:19. PhiladelphiaPolice 458 views

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Commercial Burglary 101 E Venango St DC 17 25 108824

Commercial Burglary 11730 Bustleton Ave DC 16 07 004993 - Duration: 2:12. 1,700 views

Commercial Robbery 3967 Kensington Ave DC 17 24 122120 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,393 views

Multiple Burglaries 1400 Block of Clymer St DC # 17 17 047747 DC # 17 17 047748 DC # 17 17 048554 DC - Duration: 4:57. PhiladelphiaPolice 594 views

Commercial Robbery 1447 Vernon Rd DC 17 14 110753 - Duration: 1:32. 451 views

Aggravated Assault 1000 Snyder Ave DC 17 03 059135 - Duration: 1:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 359 views

Commercial Robbery 626 S 12th St DC 17 03 065520 - Duration: 1:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 116 views

Arson 3801 Aramingo Ave DC 17 24 120496 - Duration: 2:01. 246 views

Commercial Robbery 1820 Torresdale Ave DC 16 24 098045 - Duration: 1:39. PhiladelphiaPolice 511 views

    Commercial Burglary 101 E Venango St DC 17 25 108824
    On December 20, 2017, at 9:30 am, an unknown person gained entry to the Furniture Mecca Store located at 101 East Venango Street via a rear lower level window. Once inside the store the suspect removed an iPad, and a flat screen television then fled in an unknown direction.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Dec 22

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      6700 Block Ogontz Av December 13, 2017 @ 2:40 p.m. Comment

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF 1 WC,1 LAV,1 TUB,1 KTICHEN SINK DRAINAGE AND WATER SUPPLY AS NEEDED (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1917 67TH AVE Issued December 18, 2017 Comment

Dec 19

Dec 18

Shooting 5600 Ogontz Ave DC 17 35 108496

Commercial Robbery 6813 Ogontz Ave DC 17 35 100807 - Duration: 3:00. 568 views

Robbery Shooting 7228 Ogontz Ave DC#13 14 064873 - Duration: 3:28. 162,111 views

Homicide 6700 North 16th St DC 17 35 090420 - Duration: 1:57. 3,207 views

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Shooting 5600 Ogontz Ave DC 17 35 108496

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 12,457 views

Multiple Shooting Victims 3001 Castor Ave DC 16 24 090160 - Duration: 2:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 7,577 views

Homicide 4500 Melrose St DC 17 15 003410 - Duration: 3:34. PhiladelphiaPolice 21,924 views

Commercial Robbery 1447 Vernon Rd DC 17 14 110753 - Duration: 1:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 51 views

Robbery 9001 Frankford Ave DC# 14 08 040002 - Duration: 3:03. 4,648 views

Shooting 400 W Huntingdon St DC#13 26 065220 - Duration: 2:16. 4,536 views

Robbery 4671 Frankford Ave DC# 14 15 072828 - Duration: 2:17. 51,186 views

Shooting 6328 Rising Sun Ave DC# 14 02 036898 - Duration: 2:26. 4,629 views

Robbery 5028 Frankford Ave DC 15 15 062647 - Duration: 2:10. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,550 views

Shooting 4836 N Broad St DC 16 35 029397 - Duration: 2:16. 3,110 views

Commercial Robbery 6705 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 088141 - Duration: 2:22. 1,441 views

Robbery 6300 Frankford Ave DC 16 15 018968 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 6,540 views

ROBBERY GUN 401 N 54TH STREET DC# 12-18-071067 - Duration: 1:35. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,544 views

    Shooting 5600 Ogontz Ave DC 17 35 108496
    On Sunday December 17, 2017 at 8:33 pm, officers from the 35th District responded to the area of 5600 Ogontz Avenue for the report of a "Person with a Gun.", after officers in the area heard several gunshots.
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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 14

Theft 700 E Passyunk Ave DC 17 03 066089

Commercial Robbery 6813 Ogontz Ave DC 17 35 100807 - Duration: 3:00. 439 views

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...wallet. The suspect was later captured on surveillance video inside of the Foodery located at 324 South 10th Street using the victim's credit card to make a purchase.If you see this suspect...

Multiple Burglaries 1400 Block of Clymer St DC # 17 17 047747 DC # 17 17 047748 DC # 17 17 048554 DC - Duration: 4:57. No views

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 1,151 views

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 1,151 views

Aggravated Assault 1000 Snyder Ave DC 17 03 059135 - Duration: 1:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 359 views

Commercial Robbery 2400 Aramingo Ave DC 17 26 055948 - Duration: 3:02. 168 views

Commercial Burglary 711 Locust St DC 17 06 049444 - Duration: 1:14. 325 views

Burglary 7401 Frankford Ave Philadelphia PA 2017-02-16 - Duration: 1:16. Crime Beat USA 83 views

Theft 135 S 18th St DC 16 09 049283 - Duration: 1:35. 433 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 333 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 333 views

    Theft 700 E Passyunk Ave DC 17 03 066089
    On November 30, 2017, at approximately 1:45 pm, the victim was at the Sweat Gym located at 700 East Passyunk Avenue. While exercising, the victim locked his wallet and personal items in a locker. After exercising, the victim discovered that someone had entered his locker and removed his wallet.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Dec 14

Multiple Burglaries 1400 Block of Clymer St DC # 17 17 047747 DC # 17 17 047748 DC # 17 17 048554 DC

Commercial Robbery 6813 Ogontz Ave DC 17 35 100807 - Duration: 3:00. 439 views

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Multiple Burglaries 1400 Block of Clymer St DC # 17 17 047747 DC # 17 17 047748 DC # 17 17 048554 DC

On November 30, 2017 at approximately 7:45 AM, the suspect returns. This time he enters a rear yard of a residence in the 700 block of South 15th. Street where he takes two (2) bicycles.

Aggravated Assault 1000 Snyder Ave DC 17 03 059135 - Duration: 1:40. 359 views

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 1,151 views

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 1,151 views

Commercial Burglary 711 Locust St DC 17 06 049444 - Duration: 1:14. 325 views

Commercial Robbery 2400 Aramingo Ave DC 17 26 055948 - Duration: 3:02. 168 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 333 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 333 views

    Multiple Burglaries 1400 Block of Clymer St DC # 17 17 047747 DC # 17 17 047748 DC # 17 17 048554 DC
    Incident #1: (DC # 17-17-047747 ; SDD # 17-6591) On November 24, 2017 at approximately 6:15 PM, the SUSPECT was captured on surveillance video forcing entry into the new construction properties in the 1400 block of Clymer Street. After searching through the properties the suspect is seen exiting with two (2) microwave ovens on a hand truck.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Dec 14

Dec 13

Robbery 1716 C B Moore Ave DC 17 22 094649

Robbery Shooting 7228 Ogontz Ave DC#13 14 064873 - Duration: 3:28. 162,111 views

Commercial Robbery 6813 Ogontz Ave DC 17 35 100807 - Duration: 3:00. 439 views

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Robbery 4900 Greenway Ave DC 17 12 091553 - Duration: 2:35. 121 views

Shooting Incident 1800 E Orleans St DC 15 24 091334 - Duration: 1:54. 275,954 views

Stabbing 5527 Lansdowne Ave DC# 14 19 075894 - Duration: 3:01. 54,181 views

Commercial Robbery 2400 Aramingo Ave DC 17 26 055948 - Duration: 3:02. 168 views

Aggravated Assault 1000 Snyder Ave DC 17 03 059135 - Duration: 1:40. 359 views

Shooting Incident 1605 W Allegheny Ave DC 17 39 092482 - Duration: 1:30. 1,477 views

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 1,151 views

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 1,151 views

Commercial Robbery 3967 Kensington Ave DC 17 24 115557 - Duration: 1:40. 186 views

Commercial Burglary 711 Locust St DC 17 06 049444 - Duration: 1:14. 325 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 333 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 333 views

Commercial Robbery 3900 Castor Ave DC 17 24 113885 - Duration: 1:55. 51 views

Shooting 4829 N 4th St DC# 11-35-047634 - Duration: 2:59. 55,070 views

Robbery 3500 N 17th St DC 17 39 092020 - Duration: 1:35. 47 views

Theft 800 Walnut St DC 17 06 051941 - Duration: 1:05. 25 views

    Robbery 1716 C B Moore Ave DC 17 22 094649
    On Monday, November 13, 2017, at 6:45 pm, the victim, a 20 year-old-female, was inside the Hok Heg Chinese store located at 1716 West C.B. Moore Avenue when an unknown black male approached her and grabbed her back pack. When the victim refused let go, a struggle ensued, causing the bag to fall to the ground.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Dec 13

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP & FAI PA1# 2017-3121383 "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"

    7009 CEDAR PARK AVE Issued December 11, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100AMP (2) REPLACE SWITCHES (40 REPLACE RECEPTACLES (2) PORCELAIN FIXTURS (2) REPLACE BEDROMM FIXTURE (2) DEDILINES FIRST FLOOR, DEDLINE 2ND FLOOR (1) DRYER CIRCUIT, OUTDOOR RECETACLE, 20 SPACE PANEL BY FISHING ONLY AS PER 2008 NEC (NORTH DISTRICT)

    2070 EASTBURN AVE Issued December 11, 2017 Comment

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
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