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It’s hot outside today! A perfect opportunit...

It’s hot outside today! A perfect opportunity to go for a swim. Philly public pools will have free swim from 11am-7pm to help you cool off.

    All Philly Public Pools Hosting 'Free Swims' As Heat Hits City
    PHILADELPHIA - With a hot week ahead, the Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department wants to help residents cool off at its numerous public pools. Monday through Tuesday, all public pools will operate on a free swim schedule from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. You can find the closest pool to you here.
    https://patch.com

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Emergency Communication Tower: Proposed for Installation at Georgia Avenue and the ICC

The Greater Olney Civic Association (GOCA) strongly opposes the Maryland State Highway Administration’s proposed installation of a 349-foot tall radio communication tower off of Georgia Avenue in Olney.  President Billy Becker sent the letter in the link below to Senator Roger Manno and Senator Craig Zucker on July 11, 2018.

    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association
    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association - The Greater Olney Civic Association is an umbrella organization whose mission is to study, plan, coordinate and promote the overall civic, economic, ecological and cultural welfare of the community within the Olney Master Plan area.
    http://www.goca.org

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Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th, as we are having our new air conditioning system installed! All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you when we get back!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th, as we are having our new air conditioning system installed! All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We...
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Jul 09

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, ...

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th. All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you when we get back!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th. All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 09

July 2018 GOCA Meeting Materials

June 2018 GOCA Meeting Draft Minutes – for approval during the July Meeting

    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association " July 2018 GOCA Meeting Materials
    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association - The Greater Olney Civic Association is an umbrella organization whose mission is to study, plan, coordinate and promote the overall civic, economic, ecological and cultural welfare of the community within the Olney Master Plan area.
    http://www.goca.org

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Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Bartram's Garden will be here on Monday! Join us for a fun activity on Monday, July 9th at 2pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Bartram's Garden will be here on Monday! Join us for a fun activity on Monday, July 9th at 2pm!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 04

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations ar...

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations are closed today, 7.4.2018, in honor of Independence Day! Libraries will resume normal hours on Thursday, 7.5.2018. Learn more here -- http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/july-4th

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    All Free Library of Philadelphia locations are closed today, 7.4.2018, in honor of Independence Day! Libraries will resume normal hours on Thursday, 7.5.2018. Learn more here --...
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Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Enjoy the Fourth of July, and if you're in the neighborhood, visit Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library, Oak Lane Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia)! They have hours on Wednesday, 7.4!

    Councilman Bobby Henon
    While most Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day, a number of neighborhood libraries will be remain open as Cooling Centers due...
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Jun 28

U-Haul to pay $160M in Feltonville food-truck blast that killed 2

Killed were Olga Galdamez, 42, and her daughter, Jaylin Galdamez, 17, who operated the food truck, La Parrillada Chapina, on Wyoming Avenue near Third Street.

    U-Haul to pay $160M in Feltonville food-truck blast that killed 2
    U-Haul Co. of Pennsylvania will pay a record $160 million in a settlement after a Feltonville food truck exploded nearly four years ago, killing a mother and daughter and injuring 11 people. The amount is the highest pre-verdict settlement in Pennsylvania, attorneys for the plaintiffs said Wednesday.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 27

Historic settlement for victims of Philly food truck explosion

It was 93 degrees when the tank aboard La Paradilla Chapina — named for a traditional Guatemalan dish — split apart near Third Street and Wyoming Avenue.

    Historic settlement for victims of Philly food truck explosion : Courts & Law : WHYY
    Less than a week before the case was set to go to trial, the victims of a 2014 food truck explosion in North Philadelphia have settled out of court for $160 million, plus an additional confidential sum. Lawyers for the plaintiffs said Wednesday it's the largest pretrial settlement in Pennsylvania state court history.
    https://whyy.org

Jun 27

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies wil...

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed Wednesday, 7.4.2018 in honor of Independence Day.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 928 likes · 11 talking about this · 641 were here. Located in the Fifth Street...
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Jun 27

Our 3rd grade team has been working to raise ...

Our 3rd grade team has been working to raise funds for new Chromebook carts and accessories so their students can have greater access to technology. They have worked incredibly hard and raised more than half of the funds needed but still have a way to go towards their goal. Funds raised will be matched by the Neubauer Foundation. Please consider donating to this project.

    Click here to support Innovatively Bridging the Gap organized by Miranda Livezey
    Juniata Park Academy is a Title I neighborhood public school which services 1,185 students from kindergarten through eighth grade who all receive free meals daily. We are located in the Juniata Park neighborhood of Philadelphia. Our school's mission is to create a safe and nurturing learning envi...
    https://www.gofundme.com

Jun 27

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

    Brain Wave
    Brain Wave, Randfontein, Gauteng. 5.2K likes. Educational Kinesiology (Edu-K) is a dynamic and practical process to identify inefficient habits and transform them to natural, efficient new behaviours.
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Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

    Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger
    FREE SUMMER MEALS available for all children and teens while school is out. Call, text, or visit phillysummermeals.org to find the nearest site to you. SHARE these resources and INFORM our city....
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Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Great activities! Please share!

    The North 5th Street Revitalization Project
    School is almost out! Don't have anything to do? Join the Youth Advisory Council at 5th and Olney for some free summertime fun! There will be fun activities, networking, and a ton of games! Today is...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 18

Good morning, friends! Be careful out there;...

Good morning, friends! Be careful out there; stay hydrated. Call your local library before heading out today!

    Locations
    The Free Library of Philadelphia welcomes 6 million visitors to our 54 neighborhood libraries and the Rosenbach each year.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

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