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William Way LGBT Community Center shared Junt...

Please join Juntos & Galaei Phillyi Monday morning at 11:30 for a press conference/rally to demand that ICE #FreeIvan and allows him to be reunited with his husband. On January 31, Jose “Ivan” Nuñez was attending his marriage interview at USCIS with his husband Paul fully expecting to be in and out of the office. Paul and Ivan are in love and have been married since April 9th, 2016. What should have been a dream come true ended in a nightmare. In the middle of his interview ICE agents stormed into the interview and handcuffed him without warning. We believe that love has no borders and ask you to join us in demanding that ICE free Ivan from detention so he may be reunited with his husband. If Ivan was to be deported back to Mexico, Ivan’s life would be in jeopardy due to his sexuality. His sister, who is also queer, is currently in hiding with her partner back home and close friends of the family have been severely assaulted for their sexual orientation. As of January 13th, USCIS has deemed Ivan and Paul’s marriage petition valid and Ivan has passed his Reasonable Fear interview, meaning there is no reason why he should still be in detention.

    Press Conference/Rally #FreeIvan
    What: Press Conference/Rally to #FreeIvan When: Monday, February 19th at 11:30am Where: William Way LGBT Community Center (1315 Spruce st) Please join...
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Help make indoor recess more fun!

Help make indoor recess more fun!

    Ms. O'Hara (teacher) | DonorsChoose.org
    My classroom is in the urban area of Philadelphia. My students consist of Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders. My students are on the spectrum of Autism and love to learn! Actually, their educational growth is a revolving door! It is exciting experience to keep them motivated and eager to learn!
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    FOR THE ERECTION OF THE THIRD STORY REAR ADDITION WITH TWO (2) REAR DECKS AT THE SECOND AND REAR DECK THIRD FLOORS IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN.

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2 days ago

"You gotta fill the void with music Fill the ...

"You gotta fill the void with music Fill the void with song 'Til my cup runneth over all night long." It's the final weekend of #WilmaPassingStrange. Only four chances left to see this "rock-imbued coming-of-age tale" (WHYY NEWS).

    The Wilma Theater
    "You gotta fill the void with music Fill the void with song 'Til my cup runneth over all night long." It's the final weekend of #WilmaPassingStrange. Only four chances left to see this "rock-imbued...
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2 days ago

Live rodent on a wok and faux grass in a deli case close Philly eateries

611 S 3rd St.

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1426 Snyder Ave.

1301 N 25th St.

130 S 60th St.

1725 N 54th St.

5132 N 5th St.

331 Spring Garden St.

3400 Lancaster Ave.

3825 Whitaker Ave.

600 E Chelten Ave.

1939 N Front St.

4669 G St.

615 S 56th St. 19143

1113 Market St.

6051 N 5th St.

5603 Walnut St.

447 E Allegheny Ave.

Haagen Dazs #440, 242 SOUTH ST.; Sanchez Mini Market, 4630 CHESTNUT ST.; Devil’s Den, 1148 S 11TH ST.;

...615 S 56TH ST.; Spears Personal Care Home, 62 W HARVEY ST.; Carroll Park Breakfast, 1236 N 52ND ST.; Mr. Hook Seafood Market, 6042 WOODLAND AVE.; 1st Oriental Market III, 2842 SAINT VINCENT...

    Live rodent on a wok and faux grass in a deli case close Philly eateries
    Just when you think you can't write about another mouse in a restaurant, a Philadelphia Department of Public Health inspector reports that one of the little critters showed up on a wok station. Throw in some live roaches, broken toilets and faux grass and you have the latest round up of Clean Plates.
    http://www.philly.com

2 days ago

The records left by the Freedmen's Bureau thr...

The records left by the Freedmen's Bureau through its work between 1865 and 1872 constitute the richest and most extensive documentary source available for investigating the African American experience in the post-Civil War and Reconstruction eras. Want to learn more about these records and much more? Check out our resources related to African American history and genealogy on www.archives.gov and the following page: https://www.archives.gov/research/african-americans/freedmens-bureau

    African American Records: Freedmen's Bureau
    "...an unequaled wealth of information that extends the reach of black family studies and social history"
    https://www.archives.gov

2 days ago

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ President’s Day Weekend, Chinese New Year Dragon Dance Parade, Black History Month, Marvel Universe Live and More!

...pm in the South Street Headhouse District, Experience the creativity and energy of the fabulous Fourth Street and South Street business communities with an evening of extended hours, art, music, food and shopping along Historic...

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Liberty Lands Market ~ February 17 ~ From 9 am until 3 pm at 926 N. American St in Northern Liberties. One can find everything from fresh organic produce to hand crafted wears...

Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ February 17 ~ From 10 am to 2 pm, The Food Trust holds an outdoor market at 43rd St and Baltimore Ave. Enjoy fresh vegetables & food from favorite local farmers and producers. ~ Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~

    Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ President's Day Weekend, Chinese New Year Dragon Dance Parade, Black History Month, Marvel Universe Live and More!
    Things to do in Philadelphia ~ February 16 -22 ~ Visiting Philadelphia or living in/nearby Philly? We have it all for you. Anything from free events in Philadelphia, to food festivals, historical sites, museums and much more. With so many things to do in Philadelphia, you can't go wrong.
    http://www.myphillyalive.com

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    INSTALL 1 KS,1 BAR SINK,4 WC,4 LAVS,4 TUB/SHOWER AND WASHER (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

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    AMEND PERMIT NUMBER 689883 TO CORRECT ADDRESS FROM 501 S 2ND STREET TO 200 LOMBARD ST - AKA: 528 S 2ND ST. NO CHANGE IN SIGN OR LOCATION, NO CHANGE IN USE.

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    EZ PERMIT STANDARDS ALTERATIONS- FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS. FOR REPLACEMENT OF ONE (1) HISTORIC APPROVED FRONT DOOR.

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2 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center shared Phil...

Philadelphia Asian & Queer meeting this Sunday is a good time to decompress after the holiday and share stories with your friends!

    PAQ - Lunar New Year
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2 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center shared Frin...

Join our Executive Director Christopher Bartlett and John Jarboe this Fri. @ 10:30 for another night of Get Pegged! John will be wearing a teddy made of teddy bears (and Chris will be wearing a new scarf from Workshop Underground).

    Get Pegged Cabaret, February
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3 days ago

Spend President's Day weekend at Blue Cross R...

Spend President's Day weekend at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest! Gather the kids for Storytime at the Lodge this Saturday, February 17 at 11:30AM for a special reading of Please Puppy Please by Philly-bred pro-footballer Will Parks. Then snap a selfie with a Revolutionary War interpreter in partnership with Museum of the American Revolution from 1PM to 3PM. BONUS: MOAR members and Blue Cross RiverRink guests receive $3 off at each site through President's Day. Just show your ticket stubs at each location to receive the discount! + President's Day the rink is open from 11AM to 11PM, so bring the whole family down for some ice skating fun! 🎉😀🎈

    Penn's Landing
    Spend President's Day weekend at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest! Gather the kids for Storytime at the Lodge this Saturday, February 17 at 11:30AM for a special reading of Please Puppy Please by...
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3 days ago

"You could say, I hook, therefore I Am-sterda...

"You could say, I hook, therefore I Am-sterdam!" - Christophe #WilmaPassingStrange only has one weekend left! Get your tickets today --> https://goo.gl/37m3uo

    The Wilma Theater
    "You could say, I hook, therefore I Am-sterdam!" - Christophe #WilmaPassingStrange only has one weekend left! Get your tickets today --> https://goo.gl/37m3uo
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3 days ago

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3 days ago

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 02/14/2018 -

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 02/14/2018 -

    QVNA Weekly Newsletter
    Read the latest issue of QVNA's e-newletter to learn about events and programs happening in and near Philadelphia's first neighborhood.
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3 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center shared John...

Thank you NSFW Dance Party for helping us with our #ArchivingAIDS program, preserving our community's vital history & stories!

    John J. Wilcox, Jr. Archives at William Way LGBT Community Center
    Three cheers for NSFW Dance Party. Their PHYSIQUE event was their biggest dance party yet - with their biggest ever charitable contribution! We are so grateful for their $3,000 gift, which will...
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4 days ago

Need some last minute inspiration for Valenti...

Need some last minute inspiration for Valentine's Day? Check out 35 of the most romantic attractions in the city, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest. Purchase tickets to the Sweetheart Skate tonight from 7PM to 10:30PM at riverrink.com! ❤️

4 days ago

We Love Queen Village shared The Liz Lutz Tea...

Congrats to the Winner of our $500 VISA Gift Card Drawing!!!

    The Liz Lutz Team, Realtor & International Specialist
    Share the 💓 Referral and Review Contest WINNER Drawing
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4 days ago

Very excited to have Lee Minora at the Wilma....

Very excited to have Lee Minora at the Wilma. More information about WHITE FEMINIST on March 24 to come!

    Philadelphia Theater Maker Lee Minora In Residency At The Wilma Theater
    The Wilma Theater is excited to announce Lee Minora in Residency in the latter half of its 2017-18 Season. A solo artist, comedian and current teaching artist at the Wilma, Minora will develop her second solo show White Feminist as a part of the three-month long residency.
    https://www.broadwayworld.com

4 days ago

Happy Valentine’s Day! Today’s post comes fr...

Happy Valentine’s Day! Today’s post comes from the Allegheny National Forest (ANF), Pennsylvania’s only National Forest. This photograph was taken in August 1926 and shows two lovers on the trail to Heart’s Content near Warren, PA. At this site in particular, the U.S. Forest Service conducted a series of experiments and ecological studies that focused on developing new methods to protect America’s beautiful wealth of land. A few examples of the new sustainability concepts introduced at ANF in the 1920s included preserving seeds for future growth, maintaining watersheds, and guarding wildlife habitats. The purpose of this mission was to create a long lasting and healthy forest, one that generations to come could all explore and enjoy. So on this day dedicated to love, show your affection to not only the people you care about, but the places you appreciate too! This post was written by Megan Kelly, Research and Writing Intern at the National Archives at Philadelphia. #happyvalentinesday #valentine #valentinesday #alleghenynationalforest #ANF #forest #love #hisory #archives Citation: Photograph from Heart's Content Trail; Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, Timber Management Research Station; RG095 U.S. Forest Service; National Archives at Philadelphia (NAID: 28208828) and (HMS ID/Record Entry ID: PH-3926).

    National Archives at Philadelphia
    Happy Valentine's Day! Today's post comes from the Allegheny National Forest (ANF), Pennsylvania's only National Forest. This photograph was taken in August 1926 and shows two lovers on the trail to...
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4 days ago

"Only Love is Real." On Valentine's Day, cel...

"Only Love is Real." On Valentine's Day, celebrate the real like Desi would. #WilmaPassingStrange

    The Wilma Theater
    "Only Love is Real." On Valentine's Day, celebrate the real like Desi would. #WilmaPassingStrange
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5 days ago

“I mean what would people say if I told them ...

“I mean what would people say if I told them that the Partridge Family was probably the single biggest influence on me becoming a professional musician? That doesn’t fit the standard narrative but I’d like to mention it.” - Stew Explore the musical influences of of PASSING STRANGE in this new blog post. #WilmaPassingStrange #PlayAllNight

    Musical Influences
    Stew had a passion for music from a young age. Between singing gospel at church and joining an R&B band at 14, his influences span every genre, from Gospel to Pink Floyd. Stew said in an interview with Wilma Dramaturg Walter Bilderback, "I mean what would people say if I told them that the Partridge Family was probably the single biggest influence on me becoming a professional musician?
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5 days ago

SPECIAL HOURS: Today - Tuesday, February 13 -...

SPECIAL HOURS: Today - Tuesday, February 13 - Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest will close for the evening at 4:30PM and open tomorrow at 1PM. Don't forget to purchase your Sweetheart Skate tickets at www.riverrink.com! ❤️⛸️❄️😀

    DRWC
    Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest, Philadelphia's largest outdoor ice skating rink and winter wonderland, is open seven days a week including all holidays through March 4, 2018. This seasonal winter park, includes a beautifully lit landscape featuring a majestic holiday tree, outdoor seating area with fire pits, cozy warming cabins, the Franklin Fountain Confectionary Cabin, the Kids Lodge with arcade games, and a chalet-inspired Lodge with food and beverages from local restauranteurs.
    http://www.delawareriverwaterfront.com

5 days ago

The Wilma Theater shared Theatre Philadelphia...

Theatre Philadelphia sits down with the cast of #WilmaPassingStrange to talk about the show. #PhillyTheatreWeek tickets are on sale now for only $30 at TodayTix --> https://goo.gl/6eg3R7

    Theatre Philadelphia
    PhillyTheatreWeek Spotlight: The Wilma Theater's Passing Strange is a performance that takes us from "gospel-soaked South Central LA through psychedelic Amsterdam to militant Berlin and back."...
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5 days ago

Where to Celebrate Valentine's Day 2018 in Philadelphia

...cauliflower; and dessert course includes options like red velvet lava cake and broken heart donuts. (509 S. 2nd St....

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...brûlée or a chocolate chip cookie with Nutella and vanilla bean ice cream. (2034 Chestnut St....

...Fire” cocktail made with Chambord, spicy lime juice, raspberry sorbet and topped with sparkling rosé. (1708 Lombard St....

...the “Blueberry Crush” cocktail made with Buffalo Trace bourbon, lemon, simple syrup and club soda. (124 S 15th St....

...hour priced drinks and snacks available and $1 of every drink purchased will be donated. (116 S 11th St....

Take your love out to Square 1682 for a $65 three course prix-fixed meal (including a glass of Champagne!) with an optional $35 wine pairing. The menu features delicacies like tuna tartare, lobster tagliatelle, 28 day dry aged NY strip, black sea bass and red velvet trifle. (121 S 17th St.)

...prosecco). Menu items include shellfish bisque, prime Beef Wellington, king crab legs and espresso affogato. (1850 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy....

    Where to Celebrate Valentine's Day 2018 in Philadelphia
    Love is in the air in Philadelphia! Or is that just leftover Super Bowl ecstasy? Either way, Valentine's Day is right around the corner and whether you're flying solo this year, plan on only celebrating Galentine's Day, or have a special person in your life to enjoy the day with, here are the best happenings for lovers in Philadelphia on Wednesday, February 14.
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6 days ago

Pro tips to make this one fine Valentine's Da...

Pro tips to make this one fine Valentine's Day, including skating cheek to check with your special someone at the Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest Sweetheart Skate this Wednesday, February 14 ! ❤️❄️😍😘

    5 date ideas for a romantic Valentine's Day in Philadelphia - Philly
    After exuding endless love for the Eagles last week, it's time to switch gears and put your focus on your sweetheart. Valentine's Day arrives this Wednesday, Feb. 14, bringing lots of special events to enjoy citywide.
    http://www.philly.com

6 days ago

The Wilma Theater added an event.

PART TWO: ADVANCED HOTHOUSE METHODS March 6 – 9 Advanced HotHouse Methods is designed for participants who already have some foundation in the physical and vocal practices of the Wilma HotHouse, either through taking Part One of the HotHouse intensive or through a previous intensive with Blanka Zizka. Advanced HotHouse Methods follows a similar structure as Part One, but will progress into new content. Justin Jain introduces the next level in the Method of Mr. Terzopoulos, which focuses on the vocal aspect of this training. In the second portion of each class, Blanka Zizka delves deeply into text work and what it means to fully embody the text in performance, which as Blanka explains in the Wilma HotHouse's New York Times feature, “is to have emotion, body, voice, all in fluid expression.” SCHEDULE PART TWO: Tuesday, March 6: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Wednesday, March 7: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Thursday, March 8: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Friday, March 9: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM ... Click on the ticket link to purchase tickets for both part one and part two of the HotHouse Intensive. For questions about the class call Education Assistant Rachel Beecher at 215-893-9456 ext. 113. TUITION: $250 for one week or $400 if you take both Wilma HotHouse Intensive: Part One and Part 2. NOTE: "Introduction to HotHouse Methods" or a previous intensive with Blanka Zizka is a prerequisite for taking "Advanced HotHouse Methods." * All HotHouse intensives are designed for advanced acting students and professional actors, but curious and brave directors, playwrights, educators, etc. are always welcome. * Come prepared to move. The work can be rigorous but adjustments will be made for various body types, injuries, and physical limitations

6 days ago

Check out the #WilmaPassingStrange and #Phill...

Check out the #WilmaPassingStrange and #PhillyTheatreWeek feature on CBS Philly! Managing Director James Haskins and Resident Stage Manager Patreshettarlini Adams talk about the Wilma's current musical (with only 7 performances left!).

    Local Actors, Stages In Spotlight For Philly Theatre Week
    Anita Oh reports.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

6 days ago

The National Archives at Philadelphia will be...

The National Archives at Philadelphia will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2018, in observation of Washington's Birthday. Want to learn more about Washington's Birthday, also referred to as President's Day? Check out this post by our colleagues at the National Archives Center for Legislative Archives. https://www.archives.gov/legislative/features/washington

    George Washington's Birthday
    George Washington's Birthday is celebrated as a federal holiday on the third Monday in February. It is one of eleven permanent holidays established by Congress. Federal holidays apply only to the federal government and the District of Columbia; Congress has never declared a national holiday binding in all states and each state decides its own legal holidays.
    https://www.archives.gov

6 days ago

Comedy: Five Open Mics You Can Find On A School Night

On Tuesday nights, Paddy Whacks Pub, on the corner of Second and South streets, host the “Whacked Out Open Mic” which runs from 9 p.m. to 11:30 p.m and sign-ups begin at 8:30 p.m.

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...Laughs on Philly” is held every Monday at Ortlieb’s, located near Third and Poplar streets and is hosted by Teddy Hanson. Sign-ups for the show start at 7...

Victoria Freehouse, near the corner of Front and Market streets, host its weekly open mic night, “Freehouse Comedy,” on Wednesdays from 8:30 p.m. until midnight. Each open mic starts with a raffle that can be entered by buying a drink prior to the start of the show.

The second floor of Raven Lounge, near 17th and Sansom streets, is one of Philly’s most-renowned open mics, “Philly Comedy Attic.” Every Thursday at 8 p.m., Raven Lounge opens its doors to local comedians, with a showcase beginning at 9 p.m. and an open mic immediately after.

    Comedy: Five Open Mics You Can Find On A School Night
    The Philadelphia comedy scene consists of an array of brave comics who have a close bond with each other and aren't afraid to expand their network at open mic nights throughout the city. These free events are a way to socialize with the comedy community, as well as a chance to test your courage.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

6 days ago

WEATHER UPDATE: Due to continuing and forecas...

WEATHER UPDATE: Due to continuing and forecasted inclement weather conditions, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest will be closed the remainder of the day - Sunday, February 11.

    Penn's Landing
    WEATHER UPDATE: Due to continuing and forecasted inclement weather conditions, Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest will be closed the remainder of the day - Sunday, February 11.
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Feb 11

The Food Trust added 5 new photos.

Our featured farmer of the week at #HHMkt is Griggstown Farm Market! At market every second Sunday, Griggstown has all your 🥚🥧🍯 needs covered. Plus, today only, they’ve got chicken wings! P.S. #ValentinesDay is coming, so grab something sweet for your sweetie via WildFlour Bakery/Cafe! We’re here till 1 p.m. at 2nd & Lombard. #farmersmarket #wintermarket #headhouse #griggstown #wildflourbakery #andsomuchmore

    The Food Trust
    The Food Trust, Philadelphia, PA. 14K likes. Ensuring that everyone has access to affordable, nutritious food. The Food Trust, a nonprofit founded in 1992, strives to make healthy food available to...
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Feb 11

Can you remember your first love? #WilmaPassi...

Can you remember your first love? #WilmaPassingStrange

    The Wilma Theater
    Can you remember your first love? #WilmaPassingStrange
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