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Kenney names nominating panel for new Philly school board

Thursday, Jan. 18 at 6:00 p.m. at Mantua Civic Association, Grace Lutheran Church, Haverford and N. 36th streets

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Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 7:00 p.m. at Parkwood Civic Association, St. Anselm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Rd.

Monday, Jan. 22 at 3:30 p.m. at T.M. Peirce Elementary School, 2300 W. Cambria St.

Monday, Jan. 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Max Myers Recreation Center, 1601 Hellerman St.

Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 6:00 p.m. at Philadelphia Home and School Association, 440 North Broad St.

Wednesday, Jan. 24 at 5:30 p.m. at Community College of Philadelphia, Center for Business & Industry, 18th and Callowhill streets, C2-28

Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 6:00 p.m. at Southwest CDC, 6328 Paschall Ave.

    Kenney names nominating panel for new Philly school board
    Philadelphia's new Board of Education started to take shape Tuesday with the naming of a 13-member nominating committee, the latest step toward re-establishing local control of city schools. The board would replace the School Reform Commission that has voted to dissolve itself.
    https://whyy.org

2 days ago

Nominating committee members, timeline for new school board announced

Thursday, January 18 at 6:00 p.m. at Mantua Civic Association, Grace Lutheran Church, Haverford and N. 36th Street

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Wednesday, January 17 at 7:00 p.m. at Parkwood Civic Association, St. Anselm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Rd.

Monday, January 22 at 3:30 p.m. at T.M. Peirce Elementary School, 2300 W. Cambria St

Monday, January 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Max Myers Recreation Center, 1601 Hellerman Street

Tuesday, January 23 at 6:00 p.m. at Philadelphia Home and School Association, 440 North Broad Street

Tuesday, January 30 at 6:00 p.m. at Southwest CDC, 6328 Paschall Avenue  

    Nominating committee members, timeline for new school board announced
    The office of Mayor Kenney Tuesday morning announced the names of the 13 people who will interview and recommend candidates for a new Board of Education, and finalized the timeline for the process that will culminate in their taking office on July 1.
    http://thenotebook.org

2 days ago

Timeline Set For Formation Of Board To Control Philadelphia’s Schools

Thursday, Jan. 18 at 6:00 p.m. at Mantua Civic Association, Grace Lutheran Church, Haverford and North 36th St.

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Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 7:00 p.m. at Parkwood Civic Association, St. Anselm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Rd.

Monday, Jan. 22 at 3:30 p.m. at T.M. Peirce Elementary School, 2300 West Cambria St.

Monday, Jan. 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Max Myers Recreation Center, 1601 Hellerman St.

Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 6:00 p.m. at Philadelphia Home and School Association, 440 North Broad St.

Wednesday, Jan. 24 at 5:30 p.m. at Community College of Philadelphia, Center for Business & Industry, 18th and Callowhill, C2-28

Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 6:00 p.m. at Southwest CDC, 6328 Paschall Ave.

    Timeline Set For Formation Of Board To Control Philadelphia's Schools
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The timeline is set for the formation of a local board to control Philadelphia's schools. Mayor Jim Kenney has unveiled the names of the 13 people who will give him a list of nominees for a local school board.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

2 days ago

Kenney names 13 to help pick Philly's new school board

...Thursday, January 18 at 6:00 p.m. at Mantua Civic Association, Grace Lutheran Church, Haverford and N. 36th St.; Monday, January 22 at 3:30 p.m. at T.M. Peirce Elementary School, 2300...

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...Wednesday, January 17 at 7:00 p.m. at Parkwood Civic Association, St. Anselm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Rd.; Thursday, January 18 at 6:00 p.m. at Mantua Civic Association, Grace Lutheran Church...

...St.; Monday, January 22 at 3:30 p.m. at T.M. Peirce Elementary School, 2300 W. Cambria St.; Monday, January 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Max Myers Recreation Center, 1601 Hellerman...

...Cambria St.; Monday, January 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Max Myers Recreation Center, 1601 Hellerman St.; Tuesday, January 23 at 6:00 p.m. at Philadelphia Home and School Association, 440...

...St.; Tuesday, January 23 at 6:00 p.m. at Philadelphia Home and School Association, 440 North Broad St.; Wednesday, January 24 at 5:30 p.m. at Community College of Philadelphia, Center for...

...and Callowhill Sts.; and, Tuesday, January 30 at 6:00 p.m. at Southwest CDC, 6328 Paschall Ave.

    Kenney names 13 to help pick Philly's new school board
    The school board nominating panel includes parents and educators, activists and one former School Reform Commission member. It must consider applicants and nominees for the school board, presenting to Mayor Kenney by Jan. 31 a list of 27 nominees for the nine board seats.
    http://www.philly.com

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  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION OF A SIX UNIT MULTIFAMILY DWELLING.

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Writer’s Room gets new space

...of Writers Room’s first home at the Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships, located at 35th and Spring Garden streets. The new space was unveiled at a Studio Warming Party Dec. 7, 2017...

    Writer's Room gets new space - The Triangle
    Between the Campus Activities Board office and the vending machines in MacAlister Hall lies a new space that Drexel University students and West Philadelphia residents alike will call home.
    https://thetriangle.org

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 2-1"WATER SERVICE,5"LATERAL,MAIN DRAIN,CURB TRAP,FAI,STACK,AREA DRAIN,3-WATER CLOSETS,3-LAV,3-SHOWERS,2-KITCHEN SINK,2-GARBAGE DISPOSAL,2-WATER HEATERS AND 2-WASHER BOX PEX AND PVC-PA1#20180030691-"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"THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    3708 HAVERFORD AVE Issued January 4, 2018 Comment

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Is your meeting for January happening on 1/15...

Is your meeting for January happening on 1/15, MLK day?

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  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (MAX 38' HIGH) WITH CELLAR, AND AN ACCESSORY ROOF DECK FOR RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY (GUARD RAILS 42" HIGH) WITH ROOF ACCESS PILOTHOUSE (MAX. 90 SF)(CONTAIN STAIRS AND LANDING ONLY; MAX 10' HIGH), FOR USE AS MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (THREE (3) DWELLING), SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN.

    522 N 35TH ST Issued January 3, 2018 Comment

Jan 05

Craig Laban made a visit to this new addition...

Craig Laban made a visit to this new addition on Lancaster Ave and liked what he saw.

    Hip new Sichuan kitchen part of an emerging Chinatown West
    Mark Rao, in a classic millennial move, lost his phone in an Uber. No wonder he didn't return my calls for our scheduled interview. So I went searching for him myself among the flying pandas and chili-fired noodles at Chengdu Famous Food, his new restaurant in Chinatown West. What?
    http://www.philly.com

Jan 05

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13 USING A NEW TWO (2) INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE & NEW TWO (2) INCH BACKFLOW PREVENTION DEVICE, FOR A NEW THREE (3) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE USED AS VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACE AND MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (FIVE (5) DWELLING UNITS), AS PER PLANS.

    3509 HAVERFORD AVE Issued January 2, 2018 Comment
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    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF A THREE (3) STORY EXISTING STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND HELD TOOLS ONLY. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 9.5 FEET OF BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    3607 SPRING GARDEN ST Issued January 3, 2018 Comment
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    77 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING, 2" WATER DISTRIBUTION FOR FOR THE ERECTION OF A RESIDENTIAL (R-2) THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE OF TYPE VB CONSTRUCTION WITH BASEMENT AS PER PLANS THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004 ADDITIONAL LATERAL PERMIT REQUIRED FROM PWD

    3604-08 HAVERFORD AVE Issued December 27, 2017 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    THE INSTALLATION OF TWO ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINES FOR FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS, HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS, AND APPROVED BUILDING PERMIT. ANY DEVIATION WILL REQUIRE A SEPERATE PERMIT.

    3708 HAVERFORD AVE Issued January 2, 2018 Comment
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    INSTALL NEW FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM COMPLYING WITH NFPA 13R THROUGHOUT THE BUILDING TO INCLUDE 2" MAIN FIRE SERVICE LINE AND 2" WILKINS 350XL BACKFLOW PREVENTION ASSEMBLY AS PER APPROVED PLANS. ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.

    3815 HAVERFORD AVE Issued December 27, 2017 Comment

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Shooting 1 E Collom St DC #18 14 000257 DC #18 14 000258

Shooting 3420 Haverford Ave DC #14 16 000127 - Duration: 1:32. 4,980 views

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    Shooting 1 E Collom St DC #18 14 000257 DC #18 14 000258
    On Tuesday January 2, 2018, at 1:35 am, the victims were walking in the unit block of East Collom Street from Germantown Avenue when a tan Buick sedan slowed to a stop.
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25-year-old father of 3 gunned down in Philadelphia

Police were called around 11 p.m. to the 500 block of North 38th Street for a "person with a gun."

    25-year-old father of 3 gunned down in Philadelphia
    The father of three children, Khalil Shoatz, is gunned down in Philadelphia. His family is setting up a foundation in his name and they need the public's help. His mother Sue Shoatz said, "Khalil was very outgoing, passionate, and caring." She remembers her son fondly.
    http://6abc.com

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