10 hours ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Musicopia
    Musicopia added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

27 hours ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REPLACE ALL WINDOWS (APPOX 25) AND 1ST FLOOR APARTMENT: LAMINATE DRYWALL USING 5/8 TYPE X ON CEILING AND STAIR RENOVATION KITCHEN AND BATH SEPERATE PERMITS NEEDED FOR PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL WITH HARD WIRED SMOKE/ CO USING EZ PERMIT STADARDS 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.

    129 S 50TH ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment

45 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    SEPTA will stop issuing paper transfers this summer
    SEPTA announced that beginning Wednesday, Aug. 1, all SEPTA passengers must have a Key Card to get that transfer discount that saves a rider from paying double the fare when his or her trip requires traveling multiple SEPTA routes .
    http://www.phillyvoice.com

47 hours ago

How can we encourage more active participatio...

How can we encourage more active participation in elections? Change starts with us, and it starts by exercising your franchise. There are few people who legitimately can't vote, even formerly incarcerated and some who are currently incarcerated can. So let's do this!

    What we can learn from low Pa. primary election turnout, and why it matters that just 1 in 6 Philly voters showed up
    Turnout in Tuesday's primary election was lower in the city than in the rest of the state. Experts cited many reasons for that, and a resultant problem: Uneven voting makes for uneven representation. - Jonathan Lai, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared The Enterprise C...

    The history in pictures of West Philadelphia's forgotten 'Flatiron building' | Inga Saffron
    Thanks to the internet and social media outlets like Instagram, we have more opportunities than ever to view images of buildings and places we might never visit. But quantity shouldn't be confused with quality. Those two-dimensional concentrations of pixels can tell us only so much.
    http://www.philly.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Not Without Black Women
    In the midst of attention around the Royal Wedding, we're taking a moment to honor this beautiful, strong woman - Meghan Markle's Mother, Doria Ragland - who sat a million miles from home. She...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

  • USE PERMIT

    FOR A TAKE-OUT RESTAURANT AT SPACE# 1 (FIRST FLOOR FRONT); FOR A FOOD, BEVERAGES AND GROCERIES AT SPACE # 2( FIRST FLOOR REAR) IN THE SAME BUILDING EXISTING BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL OFFICE AT SPACE # 2F AND MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ( THREE(3) DWELLING UNITS) FROM SECOND FLOOR REAR THROUGH THIRD FLOORS AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED. NO SIGN ON THIS APPLICATION.

    2 S 51ST ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Love Your Park has been postponed to next week! Come to Saunders Park Greene on 5/26 instead for a clean up, wellness activities and more! http://ow.ly/IWWT30k4Oqv
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Friends of the W...

Friends of the Wissahickon has three summer jobs open.

    Friends of the Wissahickon
    FOW is hiring! We're looking for 3 dedicated seasonal outreach assistants to share FOW's mission and responsible park use principles. Apply here today: http://ow.ly/GwBd30jUZHG
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Philadelphia Par...

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Time is running out to become a Philly lifeguard! Summer pay starts at $13.65 per hour.
    http://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

6 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Musicopia
    Musicopia added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Gary Bronson Memorial Memorial Scholarship is...

Gary Bronson Memorial Memorial Scholarship is now taking applications! Over the last 29 years, the scholarship program has awarded 169 scholarships to 81 of our young neighbors. We are very proud of this program that helps Cedar Park residents who are continuing their education upon graduation from high school. You can find the application forms here: http://www.cedarparkneighbors.org/scholarship/

    Scholarship Committee
    Established in 1988, the mission of the Cedar Park Neighbors Scholarship Committee is to recognize and encourage young adults living in the Cedar Park neighborhood of West Philadelphia who are committed to pursuing higher education and provide them with both mentorship and financial support to help them be successful in their post-secondary endeavors.
    http://www.cedarparkneighbors.org

6 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP
    Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP added a new photo.
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6 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP added...

So amazing working with great partners; CCHSS. A.C.E. AfterSchool Program - Martha Washington School, Traction Company and Saint Ignatius Nursing and Rehab. LISC Phila has supported MCCP's Fine Art Through Our Eyes vision on Creative Placemaking and PMA's-PHL Assembled and it's Mobile Futures Institute has helped us propel our work throughout our communities. Artists like Jerry Puryear, Ellen Tiberino and Brian Bazemore live and breathe the spirit of creatively and the authentic artist. #creativecommunitycollaboration

    Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP
    Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Al-Bustan is creating a Pocket Park on an empty lot on 40th Street between Chestnut & Ludlow St. They aspire for the design and programming of the park to be reflective of the neighborhood's...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Get the latest Cedar Park news from our weekl...

Get the latest Cedar Park news from our weekly email. This week includes Scholarship Applications, The Cedar Park Jazz series, and much more. Sign up at bit.ly/CPNnews to get it straight to your inbox. https://us16.campaign-archive.com/?u=5b4185fd76a8fa8a50042e688&id=041935d676&e=[UNIQID]

    Cedar Park Neighbors Weekly Newsletter
    Read more about the dollar stroll vendor application, PFCU's #StopMoneyShaming campaign, our scholarship fundraiser, and more!
    https://us16.campaign-archive.com

May 16

Mystery pretzels, moldy tomatoes and bloody floors recently closed Philadelphia eateries

5140 Market St.

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1575 N. 52nd St.

3862 Sydenham St.

1849 S. 12th St.

4322 Market St.

6311 Lansdowne Ave.

1127 N 40th St.

1265 E Chelten Ave.

3605 Spruce St.

2955 Market St.

3000 Market St.

4640 Roosevelt Blvd.

7288 Woodland Ave.

1332 N. 9th St. UNIT #6

2024 S 68th St.

3401 Spruce St.

412 S 54th St.

1526 Race St.

2900 N Bonsall St.

184 E Evergreen Ave.

3201 N Randolph St.

138 N 10th St.

200 S 38th St.

1455 Franklin Mills Cir.

4353 N 5th St.

1337 S 58th St.

5562 Chancellor St.

7142 Frankford Ave.

    Mystery pretzels, moldy tomatoes and bloody floors recently closed Philadelphia eateries
    Pretzels are part of the cultural fabric of Philadelphia. They are an essential at every office party, Sunday afternoon football spread, and the preferred anytime snack for kids and adults. In this round of Clean Plates' reports on inspections of city eateries, one establishment crossed a line and served up pretzels from an unknown source.
    http://www.philly.com

May 15

The next time you think voting has no impact,...

The next time you think voting has no impact, please read this.

    Philadelphia write-in candidate: I won with one vote
    A Philadelphia resident was shocked to receive a letter Friday saying they won an election earlier in the month - apparently because no one else cast a vote. "I literally yelled 'what the hell' when I opened the letter," Phillip Garcia told The Hill.
    http://thehill.com

May 15

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Sixty-Six Wards'...

Follow elections results here...

    Sixty-Six Wards
    Philadelphia! The polls are open! Sixty-Six Wards is live-tracking election turnout. And we need *your* help! First, vote. When you do, share your voter number with us, and then live track the...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE #VOTE

VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE #VOTE

    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

It’s Time For Zumba! ANNUAL CAMPAIGN ZUMBATH...

It’s Time For Zumba! ANNUAL CAMPAIGN ZUMBATHON Party for a cause. The annual campaign helps provide Y scholarships, youth sports, day camps, and community programs. There will be a DJ, a light lunch and giveaways. Instructors: Alicia, Dovita, Ingrid, Lisenia (ZUMBA Strong), Mariam, Reina, Tiffany and a SPECIAL GUEST!?! RAFFLE PRIZES INCLUDE: · 1 FREE month of membership · 1 FREE PERSONAL training session · 1 FREE small group training session When: June 2, 2018 Time: 1 p.m. — 4 p.m. Location: West Philadelphia YMCA Gymnasium 5120 Chestnut Street Philadelphia PA 19151 $20 donation

    West Philadelphia YMCA
    It's Time For Zumba! ANNUAL CAMPAIGN ZUMBATHON Party for a cause. The annual campaign helps provide Y scholarships, youth sports, day camps, and community programs. There will be a DJ, a light...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library added 2 ...

The Philadelphia Orchestra Sound All Round Program at the library !!!

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

The Enterprise Center added 3 new photos.

Miya and Emma are getting the garden at CHOP Karabots Pediatric Care Center, West Philadelphia ready for tonights Books and Cooks event. Bring the kids out for story time & some delicious, nutritious food! This free event is from 6-7PM tonight in the garden behind CHOP Karabots Center at 4865 Market Street ! Cobbs Creek Neighbors West Philly Local University City Review Walnut Hill Community Association Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

    The Enterprise Center
    The Enterprise Center added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Summer is right around the corner, and so is the Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival! Save the date now - July 21, raindate July 22 - and stay turned for details!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared U.S. Democratic ...

TODAY WE VOTE!

    U.S. Democratic Socialists
    U.S. Democratic Socialists. 805K likes. We educate and organize for a more progressive, people powered movement that fights back against oppressive corporate and moneyed interests in our politics. We...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

The application period for the 2018-2019 Gary...

The application period for the 2018-2019 Gary Bronson Memorial scholarship awards is open! Students are eligible for this $1000 scholarship if they live within the stated boundaries of the Cedar Park neighborhood and will enroll in a regionally accredited post-secondary school for the Fall 2018 term. Applications and instructions are posted on our website: http://www.cedarparkneighbors.org/scholarship/ Applications are due via email by June 15, 2018 5:00 p.m. EST. Questions? Email scholarships@cedarparkneighbors.org .

    Scholarship Committee
    Established in 1988, the mission of the Cedar Park Neighbors Scholarship Committee is to recognize and encourage young adults living in the Cedar Park neighborhood of West Philadelphia who are committed to pursuing higher education and provide them with both mentorship and financial support to help them be successful in their post-secondary endeavors.
    http://www.cedarparkneighbors.org

May 14

Hurricane Sandy Information Center [UPDATED 10/28/2012]

West Philadelphia High School, 4910 Chestnut Street

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Roxborough High School, 6498 Ridge Avenue

Samuel Fels High School, 5500 Langdon Street

    Hurricane Sandy Information Center [UPDATED 10/28/2012]
    Emergency Operations Center Activated Mayor Michael A. Nutter has announced that the City's Emergency Operations Center (EOC) was activated at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 28 in response to Hurricane Sandy. The Office of Emergency Management is overseeing the activation. Mayor Nutter declared a State of Emergency effective at 5:00 p.m.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 14

Missing  Person – Howard Carter – From the 16th District

The Philadelphia Police Department needs the public’s assistance in locating Missing  Person 39-year-old Howard Carter. He was last seen on the 100 block of North 49th Street on Tuesday, March 6th, 2018.

    Philly Police Blog | Missing Person - Howard Carter - From the 16th District
    The Philadelphia Police Department needs the public's assistance in locating Missing Person 39-year-old Howard Carter. He was last seen on the 100 block of North 49th Street on Tuesday, March 6th, 2018.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 13

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR INSTALATION OF A WET CHEMICAL FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM DESIGN PER NFPA 17A IN EXISTING PAINT BOOTH AS PER PLANS.

    4850 CHESTNUT ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

May 11

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    People's Emergency Center (PEC)
    PLSE and PEC are offering Do It Yourself Expungement Clinics (starting 5/26!), where you can learn about the creation, dissemination and destruction of criminal records. Registration required:...
    https://www.facebook.com

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