3 hours ago

Learn more about homeowners’ taxes and new tax laws at two community events

...will also be a free tax workshop for homeowners next week at the Blackwell Library (52nd and Sansom). The workshop will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 6 p.m. to 7...

...in the future concerning their taxes. This event will take place at the Calvary Center (801 S. 48th St...

    Learn more about homeowners' taxes and new tax laws at two community events
    The tax season is underway, and we recently reported on free community-based tax preparation and filing sites helping working families and individuals in the area. There will also be a free tax workshop for homeowners next week at the Blackwell Library (52nd and Sansom). The workshop will take place
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Friends of Cobbs...

    Citizens Planning Institute - Spring 2018 CPI Application
    How do I apply? What is Citizens Planning Institute? What is planning? Who is the CPI course for? What will I take away from the experience? What do Citizen Planners do? Who are the instructors? Who are we?
    http://citizensplanninginstitute.org

32 hours ago

Check out our updated February Calendar and s...

Check out our updated February Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch!

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Check out our updated February Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch!
    https://www.facebook.com

36 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Friends of Cobbs...

Much needed for West Philly.

    $5 million grant to expand job-training programs for unemployed West Philadelphians
    The University City District (UCD), the University City Science Center and Drexel University have been awarded a $5 million grant from the Lenfest Foundation to expand programs that train and place unemployed West Philadelphia residents in jobs, including UCD's nationally-acclaimed job training prog
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

38 hours ago

Commercial Robbery 2900 S 70th St DC 18 12 010966

Robbery 5207 Walnut St DC# 13 18 061456 - Duration: 2:01. 1,252 views

This article has 12 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Commercial Robbery 2900 S 70th St DC 18 12 010966

...of money from the cash register, the suspect fled and was last seen west on 7000 Grovers Street.Suspect Description: Black male, approximately 20 years-of-age, 6'1", wearing a black mask...

Robbery 2601 S 8th St DC 18 03 006970 - Duration: 2:17. 14 views

Robbery 1801 Washington Ave DC# 15 17 000638 - Duration: 4:44. 1,176 views

Firearms Violation 2118 W Norris St DC 18 22 011915 - Duration: 1:11. 1,596 views

Robbery 5999 Woodland Ave DC# 14 12 017265 - Duration: 2:09. 13,777 views

Commercial Robbery 3668 Aramingo Ave DC 18 24 013231 - Duration: 1:42. 337 views

Shooting 923 N 63rd St DC# 13 19 105931 - Duration: 2:29. 4,410 views

Robbery Shooting 100 W Thompson St DC#14 26 010493 - Duration: 2:01. 10,115 views

Robbery Purse Snatch 1575 N 52nd St DC 18 19 003263 - Duration: 2:00. 1,518 views

Robbery 2600 W Cambria St DC 15 39 86607 - Duration: 2:48. 1,011 views

Commercial Robbery 2224 N Broad St DC 18 22 012261 - Duration: 1:36. 56 views

    Commercial Robbery 2900 S 70th St DC 18 12 010966
    On February 14, 2018, at 1:25 am, an unknown black male entered the 7-Eleven located at 2900 South 70th Street pointing a handgun at the clerk, a 29 year-old-male, demanding money. After complying with the suspects demands giving him an unknown amount of money from the cash register, the suspect fled and was last seen west on 7000 Grovers Street.
    https://www.youtube.com/

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Cedar Park Neigh...

Come join us.

    Board of Education Information Session + CPN Board Meeting
    Board of Education Information Session + CPN Board Meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared The Philadelphia...

    $50M complex breaks ground in West Phila.
    It's a new day on Market Street in West Philadelphia. Two nonprofit organizations embarked Friday on a nearly $50 million project to build a four-story community services and retail complex on an underutilized and vacant city block at 59th and Market streets.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

5 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Blackwell Region...

    Mental Health, Trauma, & the African American Community: A Panel
    Mental Health, Trauma, & the African American Community: A Panel
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Upcoming event in March; hope to see everyone...

Upcoming event in March; hope to see everyone there!

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Upcoming event in March; hope to see everyone there!
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR ALTERATIONS. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011.DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. LICENSED CONTRACTOR TO BE LISTED ON PERMIT. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC. CALL INSPECTOR AT DISTRICT OFFICE AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO START

    5224 ADDISON ST Issued February 15, 2018 Comment

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6 days ago

Police: 12-Year-Old Listed In Stable Condition After Shooting In West Philly

The shooting happened around 2:40 p.m. on the 200 block of South 52nd Street.

    Police: 12-Year-Old Listed In Stable Condition After Shooting In West Philly
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -Authorities say a 12-year-old boy is in stable condition after being shot in West Philadelphia on Friday. The shooting happened around 2:40 p.m. on the 200 block of South 52nd Street. Police say a bullet grazed the boy on his left backside.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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6 days ago

Feb 15

Read, Baby, Read #storytime this Saturday (an...

Read, Baby, Read #storytime this Saturday (and every Saturday) at 10:30 a.m.! Followed by #baby #playtime 🤱🏾 Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library, 125 S 52nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139. #babystorytime is free. No advance registration required. For more info, call Ms. Dariell at 215-685-7422. 📚 #readingtogether #creativeplay #earlyliteracy #readbabyread #freelibrary #westphilly #librarylove #babies #toddlers #freeinphilly #lifelonglearning #everychildreadytoread 📚 Ages infant - 24 mos. & caregivers. Older siblings are welcome!

    Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library Children's Department
    Read, Baby, Read #storytime this Saturday (and every Saturday) at 10:30 a.m.! Followed by #baby #playtime 🤱🏾 Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library, 125 S 52nd Street, Philadelphia,...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 15

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- REMOVE AND REPLACE DAMAGED PARAPET WALL AND LINTEL AT FRONT, REPLACE AND REPAIR COPING STONES AS NEEDED, REPAIR AND REPLACE LOOSE AND MISSING STUCCO AT REAR IN ACCORDANCE WITH ENGINEERS REPORT TO RESOLVE CASE 613848. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE 613848.

    314 S 52ND ST Issued February 12, 2018 Comment

Feb 14

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

h/t to our friends Kingsessing Roadrunners & Friends for sharing this handy list of legal services offered around the city.

    Hannah Dickey
    Hey fellow Philadelphians... I love seeing all these resources posted on here. I wanted to share some resource guides that I've made for a program I help run at Drexel called UConnect at the...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 14

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Dr. Bernett L Jo...

Please attend this free info session on trauma hosted by our friends at Dr. Bernett L Johnson Jr. Sayre Health Center on Feb. 26th.

    Introduction to Trauma with theVillage
    More than 25% of American Youth experience a serious traumatic event by their 16th Birthday. Join theVillage and Sayre Health Center for discussion about...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 14

17-year-old critically injured in West Philadelphia shooting

The shooting happened just after 7:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 5200 block of Walnut Street.

    17-year-old critically injured in West Phila. shooting
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE A teenager is fighting for his life after being shot in West Philadelphia. The shooting happened just after 7:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 5200 block of Walnut Street. Police say the 17-year-old boy was shot once in the hip while standing on the corner.
    http://6abc.com

Feb 13

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    The Philly Black History Syllabus: 13 must-read books to understand our city
    Philly has made a lot of black history. Nearly 690,000 African Americans live in the city. And so, with this large and longstanding community, there's no shortage of institutions to honor and stars to remember during Black History Month. So if you wanted to get a strong grasp of this history, what books should you read?
    https://billypenn.com

Feb 12

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