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A secret gig at Cousin Danny’s in West Philly shows that Shame is the real deal

...house opened. In a tiny room called Cousin Danny’s with no visible signage on 50th and Market, the place held maybe 100 people, and was lit by a single fluorescent fixture. The...

    A secret gig at Cousin Danny's in West Philly shows that Shame is the real deal - The Key
    It was a Monday night in late November at the Arden Gild Hall when I experienced Shame for the first time. They were the middle band between Grace Vonderkuhn and Ought, and they stepped out into the half-full barn and ... Continued

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Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Parents reveal their struggles with telling their black sons that they may be targets of racial profiling by the police.

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    4832 SANSOM ST Issued March 20, 2018 Comment

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If you can come out and support these parents...

If you can come out and support these parents that must now bury their child because of more senseless violence in our streets.

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West Philadelphia YMCA is supporting West Phi...

Spin for a great cause! Saturday, April 7, 2018 we're having a spin-a-thon to benefit the the Annual Campaign. Your donation provides access to those who enjoy the YMCA just like you. See you there!

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    213 S 49TH ST Issued March 15, 2018 Comment

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    Philly Tow Truck Company Fined $13K for "Towing Scam"
    AG Josh Shapiro says George Smith Towing violated Pennsylvania's Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law. At a press conference in Southwest Philadelphia on Monday morning, Pennsylvania attorney general Josh Shapiro announced that the state had secured full restitution for 28 victims of an illegal towing scam perpetrated over the years by George Smith Towing Inc.

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors added an event.

Weekly cleanups on Cobbs Creek Parkway (meet @ Carpenter) - we are very lucky to have some volunteers who've taken it upon themselves to help keep our community clean, but the helpers need help too! Show up every Saturday at 9:30am, bags, brooms & rakes will be provided. Meet at the Parkway and Carpenter St.

    Saturday cleanups on the Parkway
    Weekly cleanups on Cobbs Creek Parkway (meet @ Carpenter) - we are very lucky to have some volunteers who've taken it upon themselves to help keep our...

4 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Extensive Data Shows Punishing Reach of Racism for Black Boys
    Black boys raised in America, even in the wealthiest families and living in some of the most well-to-do neighborhoods, still earn less in adulthood than white boys with similar backgrounds, according to a sweeping new study that traced the lives of millions of children. White boys who grow up rich are likely to remain that way.

4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    #PHLYouthTalks: Gun Violence from Parkland to Philly
    The tragedy at Parkland adds to the growing list of school shootings nationwide, but Philadelphia youth are impacted by gun violence daily. We're inspired by the students in Florida that are challenging their state and federal elected officials, and we're here to join the momentum to advocate for safe spaces for youth and a reduction in gun violence in the City.

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Philadelphia 2035 - West District plan comment period ending 3/30/2018

The comment deadline for the #Phila2035 West District Plan draft ends March 30th and @Philadelphia City Planning Commission wants your feedback!

1) Read the draft plan: https://www.phila2035.com/west
2) Watch a video about it:
3) Send comments to @PhilaPlanning: brian.wenrich@phila.gov


5 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    1.5 Million Missing Black Men
    Figures are for non-incarcerated adults who are 25 to 54. In New York, almost 120,000 black men between the ages of 25 and 54 are missing from everyday life. In Chicago, 45,000 are, and more than 30,000 are missing in Philadelphia. Across the South - from North Charleston, S.C., through Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi and up into Ferguson, Mo.

5 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared 60th Street West...

Spring Cleanup help needed!

    Spring Philly Cleanup on Saturday, April 7, 2018
    Join us to help clean the 60th Street corridor from Market Street to Catherine Street. We have the supplies and will provide free lunch for all...

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6 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared CityLab's post.

This problem is not isolated to our community, our city or even our state.

    Not One American State Has Enough Affordable Housing
    While supply varies by state, not one has enough housing for low-income renters. Finding affordable housing isn't getting any easier for the more than a quarter of U.S. renters that are extremely low-income.

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors added 9 new photos.

Thank you Muslims4Humanity for inviting us to your 3rd Annual Building Bridges Breakfast. We're honored to share space with so many other great community leaders, organizers and activists. And congrats to one of our own, Mr. Bennie Swint for your award for all your continued service to the community.

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Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    North Philly dance teacher 'brought the arts to the hood' | We the People
    If one of her students is having a problem, dance instructor Roneisha Smith-Davis wants the child to bring it to the floor of her North Philly studio and "dance on it." Though her students range in age from 2 to 17, some already have a lifetime's worth of experiences to dance out.

Mar 16

Robbery 1300 E Erie Ave DC 18 24 020953

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    Robbery 1300 E Erie Ave DC 18 24 020953
    On March 14, 2018, at :30 am, the victim, a 57 year-old-male, was waiting for the bus on the 1300 block of East Erie Avenue when an unknown black male approached him and punched the victim in the face several times knocking him to the ground.


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