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Check out what we have going on this week

Check out what we have going on this week

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Check out what we have going on this week
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21 hours ago

The #gravegardeners spent a lovely morning pr...

The #gravegardeners spent a lovely morning propagating heirloom roses from @wyckhouse ! Once these little babies take root, they’ll grace the grounds here at The Woodlands ❤️🌹❤️ #sharingiscaring #woodlandsphila #americasgardencapital #heirloomroses #rosegarden #plantpropagation #cemeteryroses

    The Woodlands
    The #gravegardeners spent a lovely morning propagating heirloom roses from @wyckhouse ! Once these little babies take root, they'll grace the grounds here at The Woodlands ❤️🌹❤️ #sharingiscaring...
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27 hours ago

Bring your desktops, laptops, tablets, and an...

Bring your desktops, laptops, tablets, and any other similar electronic devices on Saturday, July 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for free diagnosis, advice, and possible repairs made by members of the Drexel University’ student organization, TechServ.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Bring your desktops, laptops, tablets, and any other similar electronic devices on Saturday, July 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for free diagnosis, advice, and possible repairs made by members of...
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Clarkville at 43rd and Baltimore is one of 36...

Clarkville at 43rd and Baltimore is one of 36 restaurants participating in #UCDiningDays for 2018, our restaurant promotion where you can enjoy 3 courses for $15, $25, or $35. Learn more about Clarkville, a restaurant that specializes in beer, pizza, and Mediterranean offerings. See menus for all participating restaurants and make reservations at www.ucdiningdays.com

    University City District
    Clarkville at 43rd and Baltimore is one of 36 restaurants participating in #UCDiningDays for 2018, our restaurant promotion where you can enjoy 3 courses for $15, $25, or $35. Learn more about...
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2 days ago

FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social

112 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

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    FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social
    This weekend on FYI Philly, we're celebrating National Ice Cream Month with our annual ice cream social, visiting some new spots and some Philly favorites that have stood the test of time. We round up artisan ice cream sandwiches and milkshakes plus Philly Mag's picks for coolest treats AND a refreshing spot for a hot summer day.
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2 days ago

It's that time... the annual #SEPTA Trolley T...

It's that time... the annual #SEPTA Trolley Tunnel Blitz. Starting tonight through the early hours of Monday, July 23rd, the tunnel will be closed to all trolleys, and local traffic will only be able to get into The Woodlands from the East side of Woodland Ave. We'll be open everyday so don't let the Blitz stop you from enjoying our green space! #trolleyblitz @westphillylocal @universitycity @septa_social

    The Woodlands
    It's that time... the annual #SEPTA Trolley Tunnel Blitz. Starting tonight through the early hours of Monday, July 23rd, the tunnel will be closed to all trolleys, and local traffic will only be able...
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2 days ago

University City District shared West Philly L...

    West Philly artist Ellen Tiberino to unveil community-designed mosaic this Friday
    July 12, 2018 Neighborhood Time Exchange, an ongoing collaboration between the People's Emergency Center Community Development Corporation (PECCDC) and Mural Arts that provides West Philadelphia artists with five-month residencies, is inviting community members to celebrate the culmination of the first Neighborhood Time Exchange artist residency of 2018.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

2 days ago

The Dornsife Center Senior Group meets once a...

The Dornsife Center Senior Group meets once a month to offer special programs that include health and wellbeing, exercise, dance, nutrition, gardening, and computer literacy. Join us Friday, July 20 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for a FREE Qigong class for beginners.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    The Dornsife Center Senior Group meets once a month to offer special programs that include health and wellbeing, exercise, dance, nutrition, gardening, and computer literacy. Join us Friday, July 20...
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2 days ago

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    HVAC INSTALLATION INCLUDES 30 DIFFUSER, FABRICATE AND INSTALL DUCTWORK AND ACCESSORIES AS PER PLAN.

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2 days ago

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3 days ago

International House Philadelphia shared Welco...

    Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
    Improving Ways to Learn English as a Second Language is an event providing information about the needs in #immigrant communities and discussing how people can continue learning English in more...
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4 days ago

We're SUPER excited to welcome Las Cafeteras ...

We're SUPER excited to welcome Las Cafeteras to the 40th Street Summer Series this Saturday with openers Philadelphia Women's Slavic Ensemble. Check out this live performance by Las Cafeteras to get a sense of their sound, and then join us this Saturday at 40th and Walnut starting at 6 pm!

    Las Cafeteras - Full Performance (Live on KEXP)
    http://KEXP.ORG presents Las Cafeteras performing live in the KEXP studio. Recorded October 21, 2013. Songs: El Chuchumbé Ya Me Voy Luna Lovers La Bamba Rebelde Host: DJ Chilly Audio Engineer: Kevin Suggs Cameras: Luke Knecht & Justin Wilmore Editor: Justin Wilmore http://kexp.org https://www.facebook.com/LasCafeteras
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4 days ago

Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighbo...

Thank you to everyone who joined us tonight for dinner and helped us acknowledge all of our DCAC members former and new!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships added a new photo.
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4 days ago

DK Sushi in Franklin's Table lauded for its ‘excellent omakase’

In a June article, Food and Wine writer Regan Stephens sampled DK Sushi’s omakase, a Japanese version of a tasting menu, at the food court on the corner of 34th and Walnut streets. 

    DK Sushi in Franklin's Table lauded for its 'excellent omakase'
    The meal features 13 courses at a price of $35, with an array of dishes including "delicate hamachi brightened with lemon and layered with cucumber and tempura crisp, flash-cured salmon loin rubbed with ginger, broiled freshwater eel atop a sushi rice hashbrown, and a piece of Wagyu beef tataki dotted with heart of palm salad maki and tender sea urchin," according to Food and Wine.
    http://www.thedp.com

4 days ago

We're excited to be welcoming the brand new L...

We're excited to be welcoming the brand new Louie Louie Bistro Bar to their first #UCDiningDays! Take a look at their beautiful interior and make a reservation for Dining Days, starting this Thursday!

    Take a Look Inside Philly's Most Colorful New Restaurant
    Father and daughter restaurateurs Marty and Sydney Grims are ready to debut Louie Louie Bistro & Bar, a new eatery in University City they're calling an American bistro with French flair. The restaurant, located in the former Penne space at 3611 Walnut Street, inside the Hilton-owned Inn at Penn on the University on Pennsylvania campus, is set to open Wednesday, July 11.
    https://philly.eater.com

5 days ago

Located at 9th and Market streets, Fashion Di...

Located at 9th and Market streets, Fashion District Philadelphia is a new retail project spanning three city blocks. The Uniquely Philly program aims to put local businesses alongside larger names. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/fashion-district-philadelphia-and-enterprise-center-team-up-to-help-small-b-p7370-1.htm Fashion District Philadelphia The Enterprise Center

    Fashion District Philadelphia and Enterprise Center team up to help small businesses
    Through the Uniquely Philly program, a minority entrepreneur will get the chance to set up shop in Philly's new, expansive retail outlet.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

5 days ago

Lancaster Avenue 21st Century Business Associ...

Lancaster Avenue 21st Century Business Association is having their monthly Community, Business Networking, and Information meeting tomorrow morning, and we're their featured expert series guests! July 11th: 8:30-11:00 AM Community Education Center 3500 Lancaster Ave

    The Enterprise Center
    Lancaster Avenue 21st Century Business Association is having their monthly Community, Business Networking, and Information meeting tomorrow morning, and we're their featured expert series guests!...
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5 days ago

Zoning hearings take place at the Spruce Hill...

Zoning hearings take place at the Spruce Hill Community Center. http://ucreview.com/spruce-hill-zoning-to-hear-two-cases-on-monday-p7875-1.htm Spruce Hill Community Association

    Spruce Hill Zoning to hear two cases on Monday
    The cases involve new construction and adding units to an existing dwelling.
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5 days ago

Recently, Thom Nickels got hit with a hot dog...

Recently, Thom Nickels got hit with a hot dog at a Phillies game. He lived to tell the tale and recounts it in this week's City Safari. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/city-safari-the-dangers-of-hot-dog-hurling-in-citizens-park-p7367-1.htm

    City Safari: The dangers of hot dog hurling in Citizens Park
    When a friend called and asked if I would like to accompany him to a Phillies-Washington Nationals game at Citizens Park in one of those all-you-can-eat-and drink VIP suites, I OK'd the deal despite the fact that I'm not really a sports fan.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

5 days ago

The fired staffer at the University City Starbucks accused of making fun of a stutter says it was a misunderstanding

Starbucks announced Wednesday that the worker was no longer employed following an investigation into the June 27th encounter at the Starbucks' café on 34th and Walnut streets in Philadelphia .

    Fired Starbucks Employee Denies Mocking Man's Stutter
    A former Starbucks employee who was fired after being accused of mocking a customer's stutter to his face and in writing on his coffee cup is speaking out and telling his side of the story. "I don't like seeing my son see me fail," the 25-year-old man, who did not want to be identified, told NBC10.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

At Mac Mart, building an empire out of … mac and cheese?

Jan. 10, 2013. We parked at 33rd and Arch, but not on the popular side. It was on a huge slant. I opened the...

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Seven years later, Lieberman, 28, and her sister, Pamela, 31, are riding high with Mac Mart. What started five years ago as a food truck at Drexel University now includes a shop at 104 S. 18th St. in Rittenhouse Square, a stand at the University of Delaware, and another college location on the way.

    At Mac Mart, building an empire out of ... mac and cheese?
    "I was a college graduate in a time where getting a job was very difficult," Marti Lieberman says. "I'm not a neurosurgeon. I didn't go to school with a degree that someone would look at and need me. I needed to create a job for myself."
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Fired Starbucks Employee Denies Mocking Man's Stutter

Starbucks announced Wednesday that the worker was no longer employed following an investigation into the June 27th encounter at the Starbucks' café on 34th and Walnut streets in Philadelphia .

    Fired Starbucks Employee Denies Mocking Man's Stutter
    A former Starbucks employee who was fired after being accused of mocking a customer's stutter to his face and in writing on his coffee cup is speaking out and telling his side of the story. "I don't like seeing my son see me fail," the 25-year-old man, who did not want to be identified, told NBC10.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

6 days ago

We're bringing out the sprinkler for Wednesda...

We're bringing out the sprinkler for Wednesday's sunny and warm July Runner's Happy Hour. Join us for a brew or two after you evening run from 6pm - 8pm in front of the Hamilton Mansion. Free for members, and open to everyone (21+)! Generously sponsored by Yards Brewing Co.

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6 days ago

“Our mission is for kids to think clearly and...

“Our mission is for kids to think clearly and write with clarity. Whatever they’re facing, we want them to look at it clearly and process it. Usually, good things happen if they can do that.” http://philadelphiafreepress.com/mighty-writers-gets-mightier-with-new-programs-and-locations-p7368-1.htm Mighty Writers

    Mighty Writers gets mightier with new programs and locations
    Mighty Writers has enjoyed some time in the spotlight recently. Earlier this year, the nonprofit received some exciting news: Richard "Tre" Jenkins, a regular part of the group's programming, got a full ride to Harvard University.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

6 days ago

Remember to join us tomorrow from 6pm to 7:30...

Remember to join us tomorrow from 6pm to 7:30pm, for our monthly community dinner with our guests the Mandela Washington Fellows as we recognize our inaugural DCAC members and welcome our new members!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Remember to join us tomorrow from 6pm to 7:30pm, for our monthly community dinner with our guests the Mandela Washington Fellows as we recognize our inaugural DCAC members and welcome our new members!
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6 days ago

Want to vend food at the September Dollar Str...

Want to vend food at the September Dollar Stroll? Attend an info session on July 20th or send in an application by July 30th.

    Now Accepting Community Vendors for the September 2018 Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll
    University City District (UCD) and the Baltimore Avenue Business Association are excited to announce the return of the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll on Thursday, September 13, 2018. The event draws thousands of neighbors and visitors to enjoy $1 specials from participating vendors.
    https://www.universitycity.org

6 days ago

WWII-era sci-fi, a space opera trilogy and mo...

WWII-era sci-fi, a space opera trilogy and more in this month's science fiction roundup. http://ucreview.com/science-fiction-for-july-p7869-86.htm

    Science Fiction for July, 2018
    A look at new Sci-Fi and fantasy novels and ebooks from around the country.
    http://ucreview.com

6 days ago

At campus Starbucks, Penn grad student is alleged victim of stuttering discrimination

...Sam, a 28-year-old Penn graduate student, visited the Starbucks on the corner of 34th and Walnut streets on June 27. When Sam, who has a stutter, ordered a coffee, the barista...

    At campus Starbucks, Penn grad student is alleged victim of stuttering discrimination
    Starbucks has entered the limelight for the second time this year, as a Penn graduate student was allegedly mocked for his stutter by staff at a University City Starbucks. The incident started when Tan Lekwijit and his friend Sam, a 28-year-old Penn graduate student, visited the Starbucks on the corner of 34th and Walnut streets on June 27.
    http://www.thedp.com

6 days ago

Franklin Table’s DK Sushi lauded for its ‘excellent omakase’

In a June article, Food and Wine writer Regan Stephens sampled DK Sushi’s omakase, a Japanese version of a tasting menu, at the food court on the corner of 34th and Walnut streets. 

    Franklin Table's DK Sushi lauded for its 'excellent omakase'
    The meal features 13 courses at a price of $35, with an array of dishes including "delicate hamachi brightened with lemon and layered with cucumber and tempura crisp, flash-cured salmon loin rubbed with ginger, broiled freshwater eel atop a sushi rice hashbrown, and a piece of Wagyu beef tataki dotted with heart of palm salad maki and tender sea urchin," according to Food and Wine.
    http://www.thedp.com

Jul 08

Check out what we have going on this week

Check out what we have going on this week

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Check out what we have going on this week
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Jul 08

Greater Brewerytown CDC added 2 new photos.

Darby Line route. NW corner of 33rd and Chestnut 8/6/1923 Check out the huge billboard for Chesterfields cigs....

    Greater Brewerytown CDC
    Greater Brewerytown CDC added a new photo.
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Jul 07

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    INSTALL TRANS FAN WITHC CONTROLS,MODIFY PERIMETER RADIATION PIPING

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Jul 06

University City District is continuing their ...

University City District is continuing their 40th Street Summer Series with Las Cafeteras with Philadelphia Women's Slavic Ensemble, July 14th! This family friendly event includes free ice cream, arts and crafts, and an atmosphere of celebration and inclusion. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lD6Rf0--co

    MUJER SOY - Las Cafeteras (Yukicito Remix)
    FREE DOWNLOAD of "Mujer Soy" Remix https://soundcloud.com/lascafeteras/mujer-soy-yukicito-remix This music video captures a day in the real life of Maryann Aguirre, a fierce woman of color from the Eastside of Los Angeles. The video follows her as she faces the daily challenges of work, single motherhood, & the pressure of being a leader in her community.
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Jul 06

The Tipsy Bistro is one of 36 restaurants par...

The Tipsy Bistro is one of 36 restaurants participating in University City Dining Days in 2018! Learn more about their $25 menu and check all the details at www.ucdiningdays.com

    University City District
    The Tipsy Bistro is one of 36 restaurants participating in University City Dining Days in 2018! Learn more about their $25 menu and check all the details at www.ucdiningdays.com
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Jul 06

The DA will request $500,000 bail for the dri...

The DA will request $500,000 bail for the driver that killed 5-year-old Xavier Moy. http://ucreview.com/da-announces-charges-for-west-philly-hitandrun-p7865-1.htm

    DA announces charges for West Philly hit-and-run
    The incident occurred on June 22 on the 5000 block of Irving Street in Walnut Hill. Five-year-old Xavier Moy, who was struck by the car, was playing in the street.
    http://ucreview.com

Jul 06

SEPTA - iseptaphilly.com's annual trolley rep...

SEPTA - iseptaphilly.com's annual trolley repairs will begin next Friday.

    Trolley Tunnel Blitz to begin Friday, July 13
    That time of year is coming up when SEPTA trolley riders will have to switch from trolley to subway when traveling to Center City. SEPTA's annual Center City trolley tunnel maintenance project, "Trolley Tunnel Blitz," is scheduled for 10 days this year - from July 13 to July 23.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

Jul 06

Join us Friday July 13th from 10am to 12pm fo...

Join us Friday July 13th from 10am to 12pm for the Sisters R Us Circle of Survivors Educational Workshop Series, an ongoing support to women who are impacted by a diagnosis of breast cancer.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Join us Friday July 13th from 10am to 12pm for the Sisters R Us Circle of Survivors Educational Workshop Series, an ongoing support to women who are impacted by a diagnosis of breast cancer.
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Jul 06

“Ultimately, we want students to know that th...

“Ultimately, we want students to know that the transportation industry is a very viable industry to be in. There are so many career opportunities in these fields, so it’s up to us to educate and motivate the students to consider the possibilities all while having fun.” http://ucreview.com/cheyney-to-host-free-national-summer-transportation-institute-july-f-p7858-1.htm

    Cheyney to host free National Summer Transportation Institute July 9 - 20 for high school students
    University City, West Philadelphia, Community Newspaper
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Jul 06

A Wilmington church gets its congregation moving

...is over and people are filing into the Resurrection Center in Wilmington. Located in the 3300 block of Market Street, TRC, as it is referred to, is a hub for both church and community activities...

    A Wilmington church gets its congregation moving
    It's Thursday evening, the work day is over and people are filing into the Resurrection Center in Wilmington. Located in the 3300 block of Market Street, TRC, as it is referred to, is a hub for both church and community activities. But tonight, it's not choir rehearsal, Bible study or a Girls Scouts' meeting that's bringing in folks.
    https://whyy.org

Jul 05

Powelton Village is with Sonya Brintnall.

Congrats Sonya as the 2018 pie champ!

    Powelton Village
    Congrats Sonya as the 2018 pie champ!
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Jul 05

A staffer who made fun of a stuttering customer at a University City Starbucks reportedly no longer works for the company

Tan Lekwijit said the incident began when his friend Sam visited the Starbucks on 34th and Walnut streets in University City back on June 27.

    Philly Starbucks Worker Accused of Mocking Man's Stutter
    For the second time this year, a Philadelphia Starbucks is at the center of controversy after a worker was accused of mocking a man with a stutter. Tan Lekwijit said the incident began when his friend Sam visited the Starbucks on 34th and Walnut streets in University City back on June 27.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Jul 05

“Small businesses are the heart of thriving n...

“Small businesses are the heart of thriving neighborhoods and commercial corridors. In West Philadelphia, there are many who provide goods and services to our constituents. We are pleased and proud to partner with the Philadelphia Energy Authority." http://ucreview.com/philadelphia-energy-authority-launches-small-business-energy-efficiency-pro-p7854-1.htm

    Philadelphia Energy Authority launches Small Business Energy Efficiency Program
    The Small Business Energy Efficiency Program will deliver up to 30% energy savings to food-related businesses, auto service businesses, and laundromats.
    http://ucreview.com

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