1 hour ago

Akritai Host Annual Pontian Genocide Service

...the Eagle on the monument. “We Will Never Forget,” was echoed in conversations amongst the 2nd and 3rd generation of family survivors. Those words continue to inspire and unite the Pontian community that...

    Akritai Host Annual Pontian Genocide Service
    Upper Darby, PA - The Pontian "Akritai" of Philadelphia hosted the annual Genocide memorial service yesterday, at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church. The commemoration started with a memorial service during the church liturgy service. It was followed with a procession outside to the Pontian monument where several...
    https://cosmosphilly.com

9 hours ago

2 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR RENOVATION TO CREATE A TWO FAMILY DWELLING, WORK INCLUDES REPLACEMENT OF STAIRS AND JOISTS (DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN) NO ROOF DECK ADDITION INCLUDED ON THIS APPLICATION.SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, MECHANICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

    417 DICKINSON ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    1 INSTALL OF A MITSUBISHIC HEAT PUMP 9K BTU WITH ALL MATERIALS FOR A COMPLETE INSTALLATION. (SUPPLEMENTIAL HEAT, AREA OF HOUSE). (SFD)

    113 SIGEL ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 3/4 WATER SERVICE PA 20181300651 "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"

    135 MOUNTAIN ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Wagner Wins GOP Gov. Primary, Fetterman Pulls Off Upset

Incumbent U.S. Reps. Dwight Evans and Brendan Boyle were the first declared victors in the Pennsylvania mid-term primary election Tuesday night. Both were heavy favorites in the 2nd and 3rd district Democratic primaries, respectively. Evans will face Bryan Leib while Boyle will face David Torres. 

    Wagner Wins GOP Gov. Primary, Fetterman Pulls Off Upset
    Scott Wagner, a York native who made a fortune in the sanitation business, won the Republican primary for Pennsylvania governor and will challenge incumbent Gov. Tom Wolf in November. Fellow Republican Lou Barletta, a U.S. representative from northeast Pennsylvania who had been backed by President Trump, won his primary for U.S.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

These Are the 10 Most Affordable Homes in Pennsport

At 904 square feet. 512 Emily St. is one of the roomier houses on this list. It’s also the one that was most recently rehabbed. | Bright MLS image via BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors

“The property in need of some renovation (139 Morris St.) is rightly priced among the lowest asking prices on a per-square-foot basis to reflect the needed work that the buyer will be assuming,” said Constantine Valhouli, director of research for NeighborhoodX.

    These Are the 10 Most Affordable Homes in Pennsport
    One of them needs some fixing up, and two more could use some freshening up, but most of these offer good value for the money. Besides being home to most of the Mummers clubs, Pennsport is also home to both modest rowhomes and more luxurious new construction.
    https://www.phillymag.com

5 days ago

‘No Complaints’: From Life in Poland to Philadelphia

They eventually found an apartment at Fourth and Tasker streets, and Kornsgold and her brother started school — which was detailed in the 1949 Exponent article.

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They settled in South Philly in a house with three or four other families at Seventh and Dickinson streets. Her mother started working at a factory while looking for an apartment.

    'No Complaints': From Life in Poland to Philadelphia - Jewish Exponent
    Rose Kornsgold got a call from her granddaughter a few months ago excitedly telling her, "Bubbe, you're famous!" Kornsgold's picture was featured in the Sept. 28, 2017 issue of the Jewish Exponent for a flashback story about 200 refugee children who began attending public schools in Philadelphia.
    http://jewishexponent.com

6 days ago

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Rising second graders ...

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Rising second graders through sixth graders are challenged to join us this summer for Science in the Summer 2018: The Science of Space! GSK Science in the Summer™ is a fun and free science education program sponsored by GSK and administered by The Franklin Institute, which introduces students to the wonderful and fascinating world of science. Through classes held in local public libraries and taught by certified teachers, this program gets kids excited about science with hands-on experiments. Classes are small with 16 students each, so be sure to register early! • Level I - classes are for children entering grades 2 and 3. • Level II - classes are for children entering grades 4 through 6. Thursday, July 12 Level 1 – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Friday, July 13 Level 2 – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The program offers two workshops. Day one of the workshop is for the Level I class of 2nd and 3rd graders. Day two is for the Level II class of 4th through 6th graders. Lunch is provided! Science of Space! The Science of Space invites children to see the sky above them. Through active, hands-on learning, students explore the sun’s energy, the phases of the moon, human survival in space, and how rockets overcome Earth’s gravity. From here on Earth, we look up and see the sun and moon. From here, we dream of space travel. From here, we achieve liftoff! Registration started today, Monday, May 14 at 12:00 p.m. Please visit http://www.scienceinthesummer.com to register.

    Events: Science in the Summer 2018 - Science of Space!
    GSK Science in the Summer(tm) is a fun and free science education program sponsored by GSK and administered by The Franklin Institute, which introduces students to the wonderful and fascinating world of science. Through classes held in local public libraries and taught by certified teachers, this program gets kids excited about science with hands-on experiments.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

May 12

Registration for Science in the Summer starts...

Registration for Science in the Summer starts Monday, May 14th @ 12pm! Sign up at www.scienceinthesummer.com Lovett Library will be hosting Science in the Summer on Thursday, July 19th from 10am-3pm for Level 1 (incoming 2nd & 3rd graders) and Friday, July 20th from 10am-3pm for Level 2 (incoming 4th through 6th graders)

    Lovett Memorial Library - Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia
    Registration for Science in the Summer starts Monday, May 14th @ 12pm! Sign up at www.scienceinthesummer.com Lovett Library will be hosting Science in the Summer on Thursday, July 19th from...
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May 12

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 5" CURB TRAP AND FAI PA20181301601(SFD)"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"

    325 DICKINSON ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 11

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a link.

    Events: Science in the Summer 2018 - Science of Space!
    GSK Science in the Summer(tm) is a fun and free science education program sponsored by GSK and administered by The Franklin Institute, which introduces students to the wonderful and fascinating world of science. Through classes held in local public libraries and taught by certified teachers, this program gets kids excited about science with hands-on experiments.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

May 11

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Shot Tower ...

    Shot Tower Playground
    Shot Tower Playground. 1.3K likes. 131 Carpenter St., Philadelphia, PA 19147 (215) 685-1592
    https://www.facebook.com

May 11

May 10

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL PVC DRAIN LINES AND PEX WATER LINES TO 2 TUB/SHOWERS, 6 LAVY SINKS, 4 WATER CLOSETS 1 WASHER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 2 HOSE BIB (SEE PERMIT# 848972 FOR EXTERIOR SITE) - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    116 REED ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL PVC DRAIN LINES AND PEX WATER LINES TO 2 TUB/SHOWERS, 6 LAVY SINKS, 4 WATER CLOSETS 1 WASHER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 2 HOSE BIB (SEE PERMIT# 848972 FOR EXTERIOR SITE) - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    116 REED ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL PVC DRAIN LINES AND PEX WATER LINES TO 2 TUB/SHOWERS, 6 LAVY SINKS, 4 WATER CLOSETS 1 WASHER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 2 HOSE BIB (SEE PERMIT# 848972 FOR EXTERIOR SITE) - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    116 REED ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL PVC DRAIN LINES AND PEX WATER LINES TO 2 TUB/SHOWERS, 6 LAVY SINKS, 4 WATER CLOSETS 1 WASHER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 2 HOSE BIB (SEE PERMIT# 848972 FOR EXTERIOR SITE) - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    116 REED ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL PVC DRAIN LINES AND PEX WATER LINES TO 2 TUB/SHOWERS, 6 LAVY SINKS, 4 WATER CLOSETS 1 WASHER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 2 HOSE BIB (SEE PERMIT#848972 FOR EXTERIOR SITE) - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    116 REED ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
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May 09

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Philly Heal...

Please take a minute to use this link to email City Council and Mayor Kenney.

    Tell Mayor Kenney and City Council: Clean up Philly schools
    The PennEnvironment Research & Policy Center is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to protecting our air, water and open spaces.
    https://pennenvironment.webaction.org

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