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Calling all antiques lovers: The Philadelphia...

Calling all antiques lovers: The Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show starts today! Stop by the mansion this weekend to continue your discovery of fine art and decor in our collections.


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From 1871 to 1926, Historic Strawberry Mansio...

From 1871 to 1926, Historic Strawberry Mansion went through various phases of occupation. For a period, it was a popular restaurant and picnic spot! To this day, it's a beautiful retreat within the city of Philadelphia. #ParkCharms #discoverPHL


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3 Hurt as SEPTA Bus Takes Out Utility Pole, Crashes Into Fence

Three people, including the bus driver, were hurt when the Route 48 bus took out a utility pole along N 29th Street near Cambria Street before crashing into the fence around 9:25 a.m., SEPTA said.

    3 Hurt as SEPTA Bus Takes Out Utility Pole, Crashes Into Fence
    A SEPTA bus jumped a curb and smashed into a fence in North Philadelphia Tuesday morning, winding up perpendicular to the roadway.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

3 days ago

SEPTA bus takes down utility poles, crashes into fence

The crash happened at 29th and Cambria around 9:25 a.m.

    SEPTA bus takes down utility poles, crashes into fence
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW LIVE VIDEO 10am UPDATE + REPLAYS TOP VIDEOS LIVE VIDEO 10am UPDATE + REPLAYS A SEPTA bus with passengers on board crashed into a fence and took down several utility poles in Philadelphia on Tuesday morning. The crash happened at 29th and Cambria around 9:25 a.m.
    http://6abc.com

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Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion was once known as “Summerville”? When it was built in 1789 by Judge William Lewis, a well-known lawyer and abolitionist, it served as his summer escape along the Schuylkill River. #ParkCharms #MyPhillyPark #ThisPlaceMatters


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      2600 Block W. Sterner St. April 8, 2018 @ 7:15 a.m. Comment

Apr 13

Happy #ThomasJeffersonDay! Come celebrate the...

Happy #ThomasJeffersonDay! Come celebrate the third U.S. President's birthday in our Jefferson Dining Room, which features a reproduction dining set based on his actual furniture.


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Apr 12

Get a jump on youth hiring & youth jobs for S...

Get a jump on youth hiring & youth jobs for Summer 2018. Remember the deadline to apply is April 15, 2018 at 9:00 pm.


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Apr 11

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER SERVICE, MAIN TO METER.... PA ONE CALL #2018-0930494

    2929 N TANEY ST Issued April 9, 2018 Comment

Apr 10

Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corp...

Join us as we discuss recent development proposals & the SM High School proposed phase out.

    SMCDC Monthly Community Forum
    Join us as we discuss recent development proposals & the SM High School proposed phase out.
    https://www.facebook.com

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Apr 09

Happy #CherishAnAntiqueDay! There are so many...

Happy #CherishAnAntiqueDay! There are so many treasures at the mansion, including this leather cow, which is more than 100 years old. At one point, you could actually use this learning toy to practice milking!


Apr 08

Apr 08

  • USE PERMIT

    FOOD,BEVERAGES AND GROCERIES IN SAME STRUCTURE AS EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY. NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT OR SQUARE FOOTAGE. NO SIGN WITH THIS PERMIT.

    3001 N 26TH ST Issued April 6, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 15AMP CIRCUIT FOR STAIR LIFT AND 1 ARC FAULT PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    2614 W OAKDALE ST Issued April 6, 2018 Comment

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- TO RESOLVE CASE #615475 PER ENGINEER PLANS AND REPORT. REPAIR OF FLOOR JOISTS, REAR BAY, AND MAIN ROOF AREA PER PLAN. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE #615475. CONTACT AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK.

    2845 N 27TH ST Issued April 4, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200 A SERVICE AND GROUNDING. WIRING THROUGHOUT OF LIGHTS, SWITCHES, OUTLETS AND SMOKE/CO DETECTORS. LOW VOLTAGE WIRING OF PHON C ABLE AND DOOR BELL AS PER 2008 NEC.

    2613 W STERNER ST Issued April 4, 2018 Comment

Apr 05

Have you spotted Betsy Ross in our doll colle...

Have you spotted Betsy Ross in our doll collection? The #HistoricPhilly treasure represented the state of Pennsylvania in a "Historical Pageant of Dolls" at the 1926 Sesquicentennial Exhibition in Philadelphia.


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