8 hours ago

International House Philadelphia updated thei...

    International House Philadelphia
    International House Philadelphia updated their profile picture.
    https://www.facebook.com

9 hours ago

International House Philadelphia added 3 new ...

Japanese director Umetsugu Inoue (1923–2010) made movies in a variety of genres, but his musicals set him apart. During the month of July, Lightbox Film Center is screening four of his best. July 12: bit.ly/StormyMan July 13: bit.ly/Inoue_TheWinner July 14: bit.ly/GreenMusicBox July 14: bit.ly/EagleAndHawk

    International House Philadelphia
    International House Philadelphia added a new photo.
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10 hours ago

Friends of Lanier Group meeting for Thursday,...

Friends of Lanier Group meeting for Thursday, 21st June @6:30 PM at St Gabriel’s Hall lower level. Agenda: prepare, organized and plan the ribbon cutting for our Grand Opening for Saturday, 4th August (1pm to 5pm).

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    Friends of Lanier Group meeting for Thursday, 21st June @6:30 PM at St Gabriel's Hall lower level. Agenda: prepare, organized and plan the ribbon cutting for our Grand Opening for Saturday, 4th...
    https://www.facebook.com

30 hours ago

On Tuesday, 19th June at 6pm location Conswi...

On Tuesday, 19th June at 6pm location Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Apts (Cafeteria area). 17th Police District (Police Service Area) PSA 2 monthly meeting for the Grays Ferry and Tasker communities with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and our PPD 17th District Lt. Jennifer Foster. Please bring your concerns, questions, solution and most important stay involved to what is going on in your Neighborhood. Lt. Jennifer Foster will give the crime report.

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    On Tuesday, 19th June at 6pm location Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Apts (Cafeteria area). 17th Police District (Police Service Area) PSA 2 monthly meeting for the Grays Ferry and Tasker...
    https://www.facebook.com

31 hours ago

The Penn Museum's Summer Nights concert serie...

The Penn Museum's Summer Nights concert series returns this Wednesday!

    P.M. @ Penn Museum
    Join us at the Penn Museum for regional and cultural concerts and performances through out the year.
    https://www.penn.museum

32 hours ago

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared Philadel...

    Philadelphia Police Department
    We are looking for the best and brightest recruits to become a member of the fourth largest police department in the nation. Please take a few moments to find out more information on this website...
    https://www.facebook.com

38 hours ago

BLOCK PARTY: 17th Police District Community Block Party on Saturday, 23rd June, Noon to 6:00pm

FREE 17th Police District Block Party at Chew Rec Center, 1800 Ellsworth Street (Saturday, 23rd June), Noon to 6pm.

Come and bring the children to have plenty of Fun, Food, Drinks, Music, Moonbounce, Kids Games and much more.

Mark your calendar for Saturday, 23rd June Noon to 6pm at Chew Rec Center and share this info with your neighbors.

Any questions or concerns, please contact 17th District Community Relations Officer (CRO) John O'Connor (215 686 3170).

39 hours ago

Councilman Kenyatta Johnson at the 17th Police District (PSA) 2 Community Meeting (19th Jun @ 6pm)

Councilman Kenyatta Johnson will be our Guest Speaker at the 17th Police District(PSA) 2, Grays Ferry & Tasker Community monthly meeting with Lt. Jennifer Foster.

Lt. Foster will give the crime report for Grays Ferry and Tasker Community.

Please bring your concerns, questions, solution, most important stay involved and know what is going on in your Neighborhood.

Date: Tuesday, 19th June;
Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Apts (Cafeteria area)
Time: 6:00pm

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CONNECT WITH COUNCILMAN JOHNSON
City Hall, Room 580, Philadelphia, PA 19107-3290
(215) 686-3412, (215) 686-3413

2 days ago

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
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE EXISTING 60AMP SERVICE ONLY. NO OTHER WORK ON THIS PERMIT AS PER NEC 2008 SOUTH DISTRICT

    1220 S 34TH ST Issued June 13, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INSTALL SHEET ROCK, PAINT AND NEW RUGS

    1244 S 35TH ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Brings back memories. Glad this trend is back...

Brings back memories. Glad this trend is back!

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    Brings back memories. Glad this trend is back!
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared Philadel...

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Get ready to jump into summer! Starting next week, Philly public pools will begin to open. Take a look at this year's schedule: http://ow.ly/vyWD30kwede
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

The Woodlands posted 3 photos.

THANK YOU to everyone that came out to our benefit to support us last night. It was a perfect evening. 🙌🏛🌿❤️ (📷 @ryan_collerd ) #grateful #woodlandsphila #woodlandscemetery #woodlandsbenefit2018 #gardenpartyoftheyear #weloveoursupporters #phillyvenue #prettiestplace @ The Woodlands, Pennsylvania

    The Woodlands
    The Woodlands added a new photo.
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4 days ago

The Woodlands shared Philadelphia Orchard Pro...

Join us on Monday for Mulberry Madness with Philadelphia Orchard Project- more details here! https://www.phillyorchards.org/civicrm/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm/event/info&reset=1&id=186

    Philadelphia Orchard Project
    Join us next Monday, for #mulberrymadness! We will be harvesting mulberries at The Woodlands from 4pm-5:30pm. http://ow.ly/ipYQ30kw32o
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

BLOCK PARTY - 17th Police District Block Party, Saturday, 23rd June start at Noon.

FREE: 17th Police District Block Party at Chew Rec Center, 1800 Ellsworth St (Saturday, 23rd June) Noon to 6pm. Bring the children to have fun, there will be food, drinks, music, Moonbounce, Kids Games and much more.

Mark your calendar for Saturday, 23rd June Noon to 6pm at Chew Rec Center and share this info with your neighbors.

Any questions or concerns, please contact 17th District Community Relations Officer (CRO) John O'Connor (215 686 3170).

5 days ago

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared CBS Phil...

If you ever wondered...Happy Flag Day.. :)

    CBS Philly
    Do you know how to properly dispose of a damaged American flag? It's important to treat the flag, a symbol of freedom and justice, with the utmost respect. Follow these rules to respectfully dispose...
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5 days ago

International House Philadelphia shared Phila...

On June 20th meet at City Hall to celebrate and honor the contributions of Philadelphia's refugees to our city. The first half of this family-friendly event includes crafts and music, followed by the Philadelphia premiere of This is Home: A Refugee Story, fresh off its premiere at Sundance 2018. https://www.facebook.com/events/2022242087851156/

    Philadelphia World Refugee Day
    Join the Philadelphia Regional Refugee Provider's Collaborative, the City of Philadelphia's Office of Immigrant Affairs and Mayor Kenney for a celebration to honor and highlight the stories and...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Grays Ferry Civic Association added 2 new pho...

On Tuesday, 19th June at 6pm location Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Apts (Cafeteria area). 17th Police District (Police Service Area) PSA 2 monthly meeting for the Grays Ferry and Tasker communities with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and our PPD 17th District Lt. Jennifer Foster. Please bring your concerns, questions, solution and most important stay involved to what is going on in your Neighborhood. Lt. Jennifer Foster will give the crime report for Grays Ferry and Tasker neighborhood.

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    Grays Ferry Civic Association added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

17th Police District (PSA) 2 Community mtg w/Councilman Kenyatta Johnson on Tues.,19th Jun at 6pm

17th Police District - Police Service Area (PSA) 2, Grays Ferry Community meeting with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and Lt. Jennifer Foster.

Lt. Foster will give the crime report for Grays Ferry and Tasker Community.
Please bring your concerns, questions, solution and most important stay involved to what is going on in your Neighborhood.

Date: Tuesday, 19th June
Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Apts (Cafeteria area)
Time: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
*********************************************
CONNECT WITH COUNCILMAN JOHNSON
City Hall, Room 580, Philadelphia, PA 19107-3290
(215) 686-3412, (215) 686-3413

5 days ago

  • ADDITION PERMIT

    FOR ERECTION OF AN ADDITION IN A STRUCTURE WITH NON-COMBUSTIBLE EXTERIOR WALLS AND INTERIOR LIGHT-FRAMING TO INCLUDE INSTALLATION OF A RATED INTERIOR BEARING WALL, INTERIOR STAIRS, INTERIOR WALL PARTITIONS, AND WALL/FLOOR/CEILING FINISHING. (SEE PREVIOUS PERMIT AP#764190 FOR BASE BUILDING ERECTION.) **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING, AND MECHANICAL INSTALLATIONS.**

    1318 WARFIELD ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

Plants are in place, the weather forecast is ...

Plants are in place, the weather forecast is perfect, and we have some of the best food and drink in town lined up. 🌿🌱🏛🍷👻 a great night out, and a great way to support one of Philadelphia’s great spaces. Link to more info and ticket details: www.woodlandsphila.org/benefit2018

    The Woodlands
    Plants are in place, the weather forecast is perfect, and we have some of the best food and drink in town lined up. 🌿🌱🏛🍷👻 a great night out, and a great way to support one of Philadelphia's great...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

The Clark Park Music and Arts Festival return...

The Clark Park Music and Arts Festival returns this Saturday.

    Clark Park Music and Arts Festival on Saturday June 16th, 2018
    Visit the post for more.
    http://clarkparkfest.wordpress.com

6 days ago

Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fel...

Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fellows as well as members of the Drexel and neighborhood community here at the Dornsife Center for a moderated discussion centered around the topic of Race in America. Monday June 25th at 5:30pm.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fellows as well as members of the Drexel and neighborhood community here at the Dornsife Center for a moderated discussion centered around the topic of Race...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

University City District added 6 new photos.

We had a blast at last week's Dollar Stroll and thought we'd share some photos with you taken by photographer Lora Reehling. Save the date for when the Stroll returns on September 13th!

    University City District
    University City District added a new photo.
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6 days ago

International House Philadelphia shared Antoi...

Today, here at IHouse! Take a look at work by students in Digital Media at Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design at Drexel University. https://business.facebook.com/DrexelWestphalCollege/posts/1946834415326894

    Digital Media Showcase 2018
    Date: Wednesday, June 13 Time: Showcase 2pm-4pm Expo 4pm-6pm Location: International House Ibrahim Theater 3701 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA Get ready for an impressive presentation of senior projects and graduate research at the Digital Media 2017 Showcase & Exhibition Wednesday, June 13 at the International House (3701 Chestnut St.).
    http://digm.drexel.edu

6 days ago

Jun 12

Foobooz breaks down the top farm-to-table res...

Foobooz breaks down the top farm-to-table restaurants in Philadelphia. Can you guess which two University City spots made the list?

    Welcome | Philadelphia Magazine
    https://www.phillymag.com

Jun 12

Join Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture as they creat...

Join Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture as they create a pocket park of culture and community at 40th Street between Chestnut & Ludlow St. They are seeking community input for the design and programming of the park to be reflective of West Philly’s diversity and history. Come join them tonight and tell them about what YOU would like to see in this new park space.

    University City District
    Join Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture as they create a pocket park of culture and community at 40th Street between Chestnut & Ludlow St. They are seeking community input for the design and programming of...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 12

International House Philadelphia shared their...

Know anyone who needs a place for the summer? IHouse has availability! Great location, great community, and flexible leases. #summer #summerhousing #summerinternship #summerprogram #internship #shortlease #flexible #housing #universitycity #upenn #drexel #studenthousing #student #international #philadelphia #philly #room #privateroom

    International House Philadelphia
    International House Philadelphia added a new photo.
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Jun 11

University City District shared West Philadel...

Don't miss this job training opportunity from our West Philadelphia Skills Initiative!

    Opportunities for Job Seekers
    Who should apply? Caring and motivated individuals who have professional experience working with children. What is WPSI? The West Philadelphia Skills Initiative is a training program which connects you to the tools, behaviors and supports you need to build a career that can change your life, your family and your community.
    https://www.universitycity.org

Jun 11

As a reminder buses are replacing trolleys al...

As a reminder buses are replacing trolleys along Route 13 until June 15th.

    Buses to replace SEPTA Route 13 Trolley for a week beginning this Friday
    SEPTA will conduct a track renewal project on a portion of its Route 13 trolley line from June 8 - June 15, 2018. The project will take place on Chester Avenue between 65th and 66th Streets, on the eastbound and westbound tracks.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

Jun 10

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
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 10

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    5 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING FOR NEW 2 STORY COMMERCIAL USE.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    1318 WARFIELD ST Issued June 7, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

Today's our 4th Anniversary! Stop by and cele...

Today's our 4th Anniversary! Stop by and celebrate with us on Monday June 11th at 12 pm! Thank you for your continued support!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Today's our 4th Anniversary! Stop by and celebrate with us on Monday June 11th at 12 pm! Thank you for your continued support!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 08

Highlights from the June 7th, 2018 Baltimore ...

Highlights from the June 7th, 2018 Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll! Visit www.universitycity.org for information on future events, including the September 13th, 2018 Dollar Stroll.

    University City District
    Highlights from the June 7th, 2018 Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll! Visit www.universitycity.org for information on future events, including the September 13th, 2018 Dollar Stroll.
    http://www.facebook.com

Jun 08

"I create beautiful things to be that sweet n...

"I create beautiful things to be that sweet nectar to soothe the soul. All the art, it can’t all be rally and cries. Sometimes you can affect people with a soothing thing. Sometimes a beautiful thing can be more effective than a rallying cry. People need something that speaks to their soul." Ellen Tiberino talks about her recent works, including those on display tonight for the Opening Reception: Ellen Tiberino's The Mosaic Image at Neighborhood Time Exchange Studios

    University City Review
    "I create beautiful things to be that sweet nectar to soothe the soul. All the art, it can't all be rally and cries. Sometimes you can affect people with a soothing thing. Sometimes a beautiful thing...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 08

Jun 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE DRYWALL, SHEETROCK, NEW BATHROOM AND KITCHEN, NEW WINDOWS AND DOORS IN EXISTING OPENING. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL WORK

    1340 S 33RD ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment

Jun 07

Great local representation in the forthcoming...

Great local representation in the forthcoming Black Restaurant Week, running June 10-17th, plus really fun special events. See who is participating and make your reservations now!

    Black Restaurant Week launches in Philadelphia
    Black Restaurant Week, founded in Houston three years ago to showcase African American, African, and Caribbean cuisines, will set up in Philadelphia for the first time from June 10 to 17. (And it is official. Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds-Brown issued a city proclamation.)
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 07

Jun 06

Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighbo...

Thank you to everyone who joined us last night for dinner and congrats to the Writers Room for another amazing event! See you next month for dinner on July 10th (due to the holiday) from 6-7:30pm!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 06

Starting Friday SEPTA - iseptaphilly.com will...

Starting Friday SEPTA - iseptaphilly.com will be repairing tracks along the Route 13 line, meaning buses will temporarily replace trolleys for about a week.

    Buses to replace SEPTA Route 13 Trolley for a week beginning this Friday
    SEPTA will conduct a track renewal project on a portion of its Route 13 trolley line from June 8 - June 15, 2018. The project will take place on Chester Avenue between 65th and 66th Streets, on the eastbound and westbound tracks.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

Jun 06

PPD 17th District (PSA) 2 Meeting with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson (Tues., 19th June @ 6pm)

17th District - Police Service Area (PSA) 2, Grays Ferry Community meeting with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and Lt. Jennifer Foster.

Lt. Foster will give the crime report for Grays Ferry and Tasker Community. Please bring your concerns, questions, solutions and most important Get Involved to what is going on in your Neighborhood.

Date: Tuesday, 19th June | Time: 6:00pm | Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Apts (Cafeteria area)

*********************************************

CONNECT WITH COUNCILMAN JOHNSON
City Hall, Room 580, Philadelphia, PA 19107-3290
(215) 686-3412, (215) 686-3413

Jun 06

State Rep. Jordan Harris hosting a free Living Wills Clinic on Saturday, June 16 from 8:30am to 2pm

State Rep. Jordan Harris hosting a free Living Wills Clinic on Saturday, June 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Tindley Temple United Methodist Church, 750 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, 19146.

Stop by to have questions answered or get a will drafted by legal professionals while you wait, all free of charge.

Space is limited, so reserve a spot for you or an older loved one by calling my district office at 215-952-3378.

Jun 05

Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighbo...

It's almost time for our monthly community dinner and the Writer's Room's annual Anthology celebration! Hope to see you soon!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 05

“Tombs in the French Style” or cradle graves ...

“Tombs in the French Style” or cradle graves were the hot headstone style at The Woodlands in the 19th century. Join us for Ferns & Fritillaria: Exploring the Victorian Cemetery, and learn about the social and health benefits cemeteries provided, and the gardens that helped make it all possible. Saturday, June 9th at 11:00am | $15. Learn more about our Grave Gardeners here: https://www.gravegardeners.org/

    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 04

Reminder: West Philadelphia Promise Neighborh...

Reminder: West Philadelphia Promise Neighborhood Outreach Staff will be at the Dornsife Center during Community Dinner Tomorrow from 6-7:30pm to help parents fill out an important School District Survey for public or charter school students in grades 3 to 12— Need Student ID!

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Reminder: West Philadelphia Promise Neighborhood Outreach Staff will be at the Dornsife Center during Community Dinner Tomorrow from 6-7:30pm to help parents fill out an important School District...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 04

University City District added 2 new photos.

Today our ambassador program received recognition as a patriotic employer by the Office of the Secretary of Defense. The award, received by Allied Universal Manager Jim Carter, honors our support of employees enlisted in Pennsylvania's National Guard and Reserve Forces.

    University City District
    University City District added a new photo.
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