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35 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Philly School Ne...

    Remember this name: Tamir Harper, a kid from Southwest Philly, is going places.
    Remember the name Tamir Harper. At 18, the Southwest Philly kid has become a go-to speaker at education conferences both local and national. Superintendent William R. Hite Jr. considers Harper "remarkable," and Michelle Obama recently introduced him on stage in front of thousands of cheering students.
    http://www.philly.com

47 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared WURD Radio's pos...

Summer pool opening dates, hot off the press!

    2018 pool opening dates | Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation has 70+ indoor and outdoor pools opening for the summer season! The dates of each pool opening are below. Please check in with your neighborhood pool for days and times of open swim, family swim, and adult swim, as well as swim lessons and swim team activities.
    https://beta.phila.gov

2 days ago

Congrats to our friends and partners from Com...

Congrats to our friends and partners from Community Solutions CDC on this great write-up about their Father's Day Block Party tomorrow! Go check it out if you can, they have lots of fun stuff in store. And Happy Father's Day in advance to all the dads in the community!

    How does West Philly celebrate Father's Day? With a 1,000-person block party
    West Philly likes block parties. A lot. Two years ago, it ranked first for the Philadelphia neighborhood with the most block parties in the entire city. So naturally, warm weather holidays often mean more of the same: outdoor fun featuring barbecues, bouncy castles, the closing of streets and re-routing of SEPTA buses.
    https://billypenn.com

2 days ago

Today's the day, students! Submit those Gary ...

Today's the day, students! Submit those Gary Bronson Memorial Scholarship applications today by 5:00pm sharp! 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

3 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    People's Emergency Center (PEC)
    PEC's Center for Employment and Training's financial counselor is here to help you with banking, budgeting, credit and more! Call 267-777-5852 to schedule an appointment.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

Cobbs Creek has a few sites on the list, incl...

Cobbs Creek has a few sites on the list, including our host/partner site Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library!

    City Council approves first 64 Rebuild sites: Here's what's coming! | Office of the Mayor
    In early June 2018, City Council approved the first round of sites for Rebuild! Here's what that means and why that's important. Rebuild is the City's program to improve parks, rec centers, playgrounds, and libraries across Philly's neighborhoods. Most sites will be funded through bonds paid for by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
    https://beta.phila.gov

4 days ago

From the filmmakers of "The Mill Creek Docume...

From the filmmakers of "The Mill Creek Documentary"... Currently casting in West Philadelphia! Specifically looking for men and woman over 35 years of age but anyone over 18 can be casted. Send us a email with the subject line "Kiss of Judas".

    Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP
    From the filmmakers of "The Mill Creek Documentary"... Currently casting in West Philadelphia! Specifically looking for men and woman over 35 years of age but anyone over 18 can be casted. Send us a...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Settlement Music School
    Fun fact: Settlement owns 147 studio pianos and 11 performance pianos. That's enough to keep our students and faculty busy all year!
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

5 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Neighboring States
    Vija Celmins, Night Sky #9. A favorite piece by one of my (Anna's) favorite artists. The image Neighboring States made is for an upcoming Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition catalog. Thank you...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared The Philadelphia...

    The Philadelphia Tribune
    The Philadelphia Black Restaurant Week is underway June 11-17 celebrating the flavor of African, African-American and Caribbean cuisines. Tribune Writer Ayana Jones has details on the signature...
    http://www.facebook.com

Jun 10

Read to Succeed Summer Program

June 25th - July 19th 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM at the Overbrook Education Center 6722 Lansdowne Avenue for students entering 1st through 3rd grades only. Free breakfast and lunch! Free eye exams and glasses courtesy of Wills Eye Hospital. Call 215-279-7450 ext 202 to register or send an email to read2succeedphiladelphia@gmail.com

Jun 10

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Faces of Pittsburgh: Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival 2018
    Pass by the windows of Three Gateway Center at the Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival this weekend and you might see some familiar faces. That's because the 33 black and white portraits on display were taken right here in Pittsburgh by students from Manchester Craftsmen's Guild.
    https://trustarts.org

Jun 10

Great day at West Park Arts Fest with MCCP Fi...

Great day at West Park Arts Fest with MCCP Fine Art Through Our Eyes Artbus. Thank you to Centennial Parkside CDC and West Park Cultural Center for having us!

    Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP
    Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP, Philadelphia, PA. 281 likes · 13 talking about this · 44 were here. MISSION -To serve as a catalyst in the revitalization of the Mill Creek community through...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 10

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Thursday is the 8th week of Ellen Tiberino's Inter-generational Community Mosaic Workshop. Last week students began to "glue" tile to the board to create its natural setting. It will be a beautiful...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 10

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 1-WATER CLOSET, 1-LAVS, 1-TUBS, 1-KITCHEN SINK, 1-LAUNDRY (1ST FLOOR ONLY) THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    129 S 50TH ST Issued June 8, 2018 Comment

Jun 10

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    Queen Village makes room for memorial to a historic African American burial ground | Inga Saffron
    Over the course of his two-plus years in office, Mayor Kenney has been unable to make good on his signature campaign promise to rebuild the city's dilapidated rec centers. But last month his administration quietly took the first step toward demolishing a perfectly sound and heavily used Queen Village meeting hall.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 09

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMO OF A VACANT SFD AS PART OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA DEPT. OF LICENSES & INSPECTIONS DEMOLITION PROGRAM. ADDITIONAL SPECS: 1 STUCCO @ REAR C/W 4935 CHESTNUT ST. MOVE FIRE ESCAPE OVER TO 4935 CHESTNUT ST. LEAVE FRONT STEPS C/W 4935 CHESTNUT ST. LEAVE ALL EXISTING CONCRETE IN ALLEY C/W 4935 CHESTNUT ST. INSTALL 6' OF RAILING ABOVE COMMON STEPS FOR FALL PROTECTION.?

    4937 CHESTNUT ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

Jun 08

Cobbs Creek Neighbors added 15 new photos — w...

Prayer walk in West Philly happening right now. Thanks to all who came out to show support to those who've lost loved ones recently. If you hear them walking by your house come out to show support.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Cobbs Creek Neighbors added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 08

Cobbs Creek Neighbors added 15 new photos.

Prayer walk in West Philly happening right now. Thanks to all who came out to show support to those who've lost loved ones recently. If you hear them walking by your house come out to show support.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Cobbs Creek Neighbors added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 08

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    People's Emergency Center (PEC)
    In her upcoming show, mosaic artist and Neighborhood Time Exchange Artist-In-Residence ​​Ellen Tiberino will present her gift of mosaic to share her vision of the world. Join Ellen and PEC this...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 08

Jun 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR / EXTERIOR ALTERATIONS AND RENOVATION TO CONVERT TO TWO (2) FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLAN.

    5040 MARKET ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment

Jun 07

7 year old left behind on school bus for second time in less than a week

Police were called to 50th and Market streets Thursday morning after two women noticed a little 7-year-old boy sitting alone inside a parked school bus.

    Boy, 7, left on school bus for second time in less than a week
    Police were called to 50th and Market streets Thursday morning after two women noticed a little 7-year-old boy sitting alone inside a parked school bus. "We talked to him to ask his name and ask him if he was OK," said Harriette Downing of West Philadelphia.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 07

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Thursday is the 8th week of Ellen Tiberino's Inter-generational Community Mosaic Workshop. Last week students began to "glue" tile to the board to create its natural setting. It will be a beautiful...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 07

  • Theft

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      N. 51st St. & Market St. June 4, 2018 @ 6:20 p.m. Comment

Jun 06

🔊 REMINDER: The deadline to apply for the Gar...

🔊 REMINDER: The deadline to apply for the Gary Bronson Memorial Scholarship is quickly approaching on June 15! Students who live in the stated Cedar Park neighborhood boundaries are eligible to apply if they are heading to college in the fall, either for the first time or as an upperclassman. 📚📚📚 Find out more about eligibility requirements and the application process 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

Jun 06

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Bartram's Garden...

From our friends at Bartram's Garden: Your mid-week reminder: Saturday Free Boating is this Saturday (and every Saturday, weather & river conditions permitting) 11am-3pm. We have trained rowers available to take you and/or your friends & family our rowing if you would rather not operate a boat on your own. We also have single and 2-3 person kayaks. Answers to all your questions can be found on our FAQ page: http://bartramsgarden.org/…/on-the-river/boating-at-bartra…/

    On the River FAQ - Bartram's Garden
    Free boating is Saturdays 11:00am - 3:00pm, from April 21nd to October 27th, 2018 (weather & river conditions permitting), at the Bartram's Garden Community Boathouse, located at the base of the Bartram's Garden meadow. View map. To find out about cancellations due to weather and/or river conditions, check out our Facebook page.
    http://bartramsgarden.org

Jun 06

Jun 05

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Thursday is the 8th week of Ellen Tiberino's Inter-generational Community Mosaic Workshop. Last week students began to "glue" tile to the board to create its natural setting. It will be a beautiful...
    https://www.facebook.com

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