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    What's next for ArtPlace America?
    Over the past 7 years, we invested over $100M in supporting artists as allies in equitable community development. We were able to invest $87M in 279 creative placemaking projects in 208 communities of all sizes across the United States.
    https://www.artplaceamerica.org

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    RECEPTACLE SWITCHES INT AND EXT LIGHTS GFCI AND PROPER GROUNDING AS PER 2008 NEC

    5017 LOCUST ST Issued May 25, 2018 Comment

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Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library updated ...

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library updated their cover photo.
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    Because of Them We Can by Eunique Jones
    "Congrats to my brother William Louis Smith who graduated from Harvard Law today. William now completes the trifecta: all the Smith men are lawyers. Here's a pic we took representing our respective...
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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Community Legal ...

    Available Positions at Community Legal Services | Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
    © 2018 Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
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On September 20th Drexel University Kline Sch...

On September 20th Drexel University Kline School of Law and Good Shepherd Mediation Program (who came to our meeting last month) will be co-hosting a screening of the new documentary Circle Up, "the story of a grieving mother, the men who murdered her son, and the unexpected relationships they create to prevent more violence." Drexel University Law School Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 05:30 pm to 08:00 pm http://circleupdoc.com/about/

    about the film
    A restorative justice documentary film about a group of Boston mothers who seek true justice for their murdered sons.
    http://circleupdoc.com

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ EXTERIOR ALTERATIONS PERMIT - REMOVE AND REPLACE FRONT SIDEWALK 14'X 10' (APPROX.140 SF).PROTECTION REQUIRED. ADJOINING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY SHALL BE PROTECTED FROM DAMAGE DURING CONSTRUCTION, REMODELING AND DEMOLITION WORK. CONTACT THE STREETS DEPARTMENT FOR FOOTWAY CLOSURE PERMITS. CONTACT INSPECTOR AT DISTRICT OFFICE FOR INSPECTIONS AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF WORK.

    5222 WALNUT ST Issued May 22, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

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    Painted Bride says farewell to iconic building in Old City
    This weekend, the Painted Bride will hold its 49th anniversary party, and it's likely to be the organization's last hurrah in Old City. The Painted Bride has been a cornerstone of the Philadelphia culture scene for almost a half-century, starting in a scrappy storefront on South Street and then in the 1980s, moving into a former elevator factory building in Old City.
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2 days ago

Jazz Heritage Performance series kicks off at...

Jazz Heritage Performance series kicks off at Malcolm X Park TONIGHT! It's (of course) story #21 in our 52 Stories about 52nd series.Tonight's show is going to be fantastic...but if you can't make it tonight, there is going to be a FREE Jazz Performance in the park every Thursday from now until September 13th! Did you know that you can experience high quality jazz for free in Malcolm X Park? Jannie Blackwell and the Friends of Malcolm X Park present Jazz Heritage Series. Thursday’s guest performer is the funky and smooth Keni Jackson Experience. Showtime is 7pm on 52nd and Pine. It’s a great place to meet with friends, go on a date, enjoy solo time, or bring out the family.

    The Enterprise Center
    Jazz Heritage Performance series kicks off at Malcolm X Park TONIGHT! It's (of course) story #21 in our 52 Stories about 52nd series.Tonight's show is going to be fantastic...but if you can't make...
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3 days ago

"Listen to an inspiring presentation by Jorda...

"Listen to an inspiring presentation by Jordan Burnham. Jordan is a professional mental health speaker from Active Minds who speaks out about his struggles with anxiety and depression. His story gives hope a voice. A popular student athlete, Jordan Burnham was elected Freshman Class President, got good grades and had a loving family, including an older sister he adored. But the smiling happy face was a mask he wore to cover the anxiety and depression that lay beneath the surface—fear that he wasn’t good enough, difficulty with the transition into high school, pressure to excel academically as well as in sports. A year later, he found himself in a treatment center, and not long after that, in a hospital bed, following a suicide attempt. Now, Jordan speaks out about his struggles, a messenger of hope for others- that although we can’t choose the things that happen to us we CAN choose how we cope with them."

    Jordan Burnham (Active Minds) speaks about mental health coping & surviving
    The Mental Health First Aid unit of the Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual DisAbility Services (DBHIDS) invites you to - Listen to an inspiring presentation by Jordan Burnham. Jordan is a professional mental health speaker from Active Minds who speaks out about his struggles with anxiety and depression.
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3 days ago

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    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:...
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    Musicopia
    Musicopia added a new photo.
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5 days 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

5 days 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
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5 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

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6 days ago

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    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...
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May 20

The history in pictures of West Philadelphia's forgotten 'Flatiron building' | Inga Saffron

...Parkside and Hestonville — to travel more than  a mile to the next nearest branch, at 52nd and Sansom. Feldman’s photograph hints at the social isolation wrought by the loss of such civic...

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Feldman first encountered the subjects in his Slought photographs as a child. Growing up at 63rd and Woodbine in West Philadelphia, he would pass buildings like the former George Institute Branch of the...

The Slought Foundation, 4017 Walnut St., is ordinarily open noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday. But the gallery will be open  from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Feldman will give a short lecture about his work. Admission is free.

    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

May 20

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May 19

  • 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
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    DAYCARE CENTER ON THE FIRST FLOOR OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE WITH OTHER PREVIOUSLY APPROVED USES ABOVE.(NO SIGNS ON THIS PERMIT)

    138 S 52ND ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment
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    STACK WASTE LINE AND WATER LINES AND SET FIXTURES 2 WC,2 LAVS,2 TUBS AND KITCHEN SINK (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    5106 DELANCEY ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment

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May 18

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    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
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May 18

‘Thurgood’ at the Bushfire Theatre on Friday and Saturday

This weekend you can get a rare glimpse inside the Bushfire Theatre for the Performing Arts at 52nd and Locust (224 S. 52nd St.) for the staging of Thurgood, the acclaimed bio-play about the former Supreme Court justice and civil rights icon.

    'Thurgood' at the Bushfire Theatre on Friday and Saturday
    This weekend you can get a rare glimpse inside the Bushfire Theatre for the Performing Arts at 52nd and Locust (224 S. 52nd St.) for the staging of Thurgood, the acclaimed bio-play about the former Supreme Court justice and civil rights icon.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

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