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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
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23 hours ago

'Renoir: Father and Son' at the Barnes Foundation

3701 Chestnut Street (The International House Philadelphia), Philadelphia, PA 19104

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2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130

    6abc Loves the Arts: 'Renoir: Father and Son' at the Barnes Foundation
    A new exhibition at the Barnes Foundation explores the relationship between a famous father and son. Pierre August Renoir was one of the leading painters of the Impressionist Era. His son, Jean, became one of the greatest film directors of his time.
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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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43 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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2 days ago

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

3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa.

214 S 40th Street

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2004 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130

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9 W Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19123

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45 N. 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

6030 Torresdale Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19135

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2212 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1622 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148

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127 S 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

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1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

509 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy., Philadelphia, PA 19130

2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy., Philadelphia, PA 19130

    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.
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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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3 days ago

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  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    RESKIN (1) EXISTING AWNING STRUCTUR WITH COPY. AWNING: 46" 19'-8"=75.38SF. COPY:8"X20 5/8"=1.14SF. INSTALL (1) D/F BANNER ONTO EXISTING STRUCTURE 45 1/2" X26"= 8.2 SF EACH SIDE.

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  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    WE WILL BE MOVING (42) SPRINKLERS IN UPENN WHARTON SCHOOL 2300 STEINBERG HALL, DIETRICH HALL CLASSROOMS

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    FOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING OFFICE SUITES ON THE SECOND FLOOR LEVEL OF AN EXISTING BUILDING.ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE THE ERECTION OF PARTITION WALLS, PROVIDE FINISHES/FURNISHINGS AND ACCESSIBILITY IMPROVEMENTS THROUGHOUT. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. BUILDING IS FULLY SPRINKLERED. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK.

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    SYSTEM WITH 6-JACK OUTLETS AND 4-JACK OUTLETS IN BACK,CAMERA SYSTEM WITH 7-CAMERAS AND STEREOSYSTEM WITH 12-SPEAKER OUTLETS AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

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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

BREAKING: Lululemon will be coming to 37th an...

BREAKING: Lululemon will be coming to 37th and Walnut this August.

    Lululemon to Replace Now-Empty Raxx Vintage West Storefront
    Lululemon will open a "seasonal" store at 37th and Walnut Street in August of 2018. The storefront was previously occupied by Raxx Vintage West, which closed its pop up store in May. While this new storefront is listed as "seasonal" on the website, it is unclear how long it will be open: reps from Lululemon did not respond to an immediate request for comment.
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4 days ago

Improving Ways to Learn English as a Second L...

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 accessible and creative ways. It is happening next Tuesday, July 17th, 6-8pm, at the International House Philadelphia at 3701 Chestnut Street. Register now: http://bit.ly/2KbU1bf This event is organized by participants of the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians’ Immigrant Leadership Institute. The Institute is part of Citizenship in Action, a program made possible by the Knight Foundation. #CitizenshipInAction

    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

Check out Philadelphia's 3 newest Japanese restaurants

3701 Chestnut St., University City

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705 Chestnut St., Old City

    Check out Philadelphia's 3 newest Japanese restaurants
    Looking for your next great Japanese meal in Philadelphia? These new spots will satisfy your cravings. Here are the newest places to check out the next time you're in the mood for ramen, sushi or other Japanese fare. Photo: Tomo Sushi & Ramen/Yelp Tomo Sushi & Ramen is a Japanese restaurant that, as the name would suggest, specializes in sushi and ramen.
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4 days ago

Looking for more art? International House Phi...

Looking for more art? International House Philadelphia & Da Vinci Art Alliance present Motion Pictured, an exhibition of images and objects that personify the timeless activity of movement/motion in still visual art forms. The show runs through August 19, and is FREE and open to the public daily 8am-10pm East Alcove Gallery, International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut Street. Free, open daily to the public 8am-10pm. Artists: Linda Dubin Garfield Eleanor Levie Marvin Greenbaum Dore Vorum Timothy Barton James Morton Edna Santiago Alden Cole Susan M. Gordon Nancy Kress Oona Taper Alan Lankin Joe Barbella Theodore Warchal Christina Catanese Janos Korodi Rusty Eveland Gary Grissom Brian Palmieri Pamela Tudor Leslie Brill Read more about the exhibit at http://bit.ly/MotionPictured and http://davinceartalliance.org/

    International House Philadelphia | Lightbox Film Center Calendar
    As the signature public arts program of International House Philadelphia, Lightbox Film Center is Philadelphia's premier exhibitor of film and moving image art. Lightbox presents an unparalleled slate of repertory, nonfiction, experimental and international cinema. In 2017, the program was renamed Lightbox Film Center to create more visibility and better position itself for the next era of moving-image presentation.
    http://www.ihousephilly.org

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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5 days ago

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    INSTALLING ONE SINK WITH PUMP AND A WATER HEATER TO EXISTING PROPERTY AS PER PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE.

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5 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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5 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

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.
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6 days ago

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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.
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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

Breaking the English Language Wall is a publi...

Breaking the English Language Wall is a public forum-community consultation discussing the English proficiency barrier #immigrants face in their new home. It is happening this Thursday, 6pm, at the International House at 3701 Chestnut Street. Register now: https://englishlanguage.ticketleap.com/breaking-the-english-language-wall/ This event is organized by participants of the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians’ Immigrant Leadership Institute. The Institute is part of Citizenship in Action, a program made possible by the Knight Foundation. #CitizenshipInAction

    Breaking The English Language Wall
    This event will explore the question of why immigrants don't propose solutions to the English proficiency challenge. We will look into the power dynamics between English learners and the establish system of service delivery, as well as strategies for advancing learning from the learners point of view.
    https://englishlanguage.ticketleap.com

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.
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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

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    LEVEL II ALTERATIONS EXTERIOR/INTERIOR AS PER PLANS. PENNONI WILL BE PERFORMING SPECIAL INSPECTION.

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL WATER HEATER AND RE-CIRCULATION PUMP. RUN 240' OF NEW PIPE FROM COOLING TOWER MAKE-UP WATER FEED TO RE-CIRCULATION PUMP

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Jul 07

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  • OPERATIONS PERMIT

    08/21/2013 ERECT (2)40'X60') TENTS FOR UNIVERSITY HOSPITALITY SERVICES STORAGE

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  • SIGN PERMIT

    INSTALL (1) SIGN BAND WITH ILLUUMINATED PUSH THRU GRAPHICS AND COPY. SIGN BAND: 1'-11"X 45'-6"=87.2SF. COPY: 18"-4'-6" = 6.75SF. INSTALL (1) SIGN BAND WITH ILLUMIATED PUSH THRU GRAPHICS AND COPY. SIGN BAND" 1'-11"X31'=59.4SF. COPY: 18"4'-6"= 6.75 SF

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1-BOOSTER PANEL, 5-STROBES AND 1-HORN STROBE AS PER NFPA 72 WEST DISTRICT

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    LEVEL II INTERIOR ALTERATIONS (NO CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY) FOR RENOVATIONS TO EXISTING RESTAURANT/CAFE IN SPACE 3736 ON THE GROUND FLOOR OF AN EXISTING BUILDING AS PER APPROVED PLANS. EXISTING BUILDING FULLY SPRINKLERED. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ANY MEP OR FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK**

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    UPGRADE SERVICE FROM 150AMP TO 200AMP 480V 3 PH, INSTALL LIGHTING & KITCHEN EQUPMENT CIRCUITS, RUN 12 DATA LINES TERMINATED BY OTHERS AS PER 2008 NEC (CC DISTRICT) ADD 1 PULL STATION ONTO EXISTING FIRE ALARM SYSTEM AS PER NFPA72

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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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