8 hours ago

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

8 hours 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

11 hours 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

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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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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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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    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.

    5140 CEDAR AVE Issued February 14, 2018 Comment

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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

3 days ago

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

3 days ago

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

3 days ago

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

4 days ago

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

5 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      400 Block S. 51st St. January 31, 2018 @ 3:14 p.m. Comment

5 days ago

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR DEMOLITION- FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION OF NON LOAD-BEARING PARTITION WALLS AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS

    5243 LOCUST ST Issued February 9, 2018 Comment

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Feb 09

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Historic Archite...

Great page to follow for some historic perspective on our community!

    Historic Architecture in West Philadelphia: 1789-1930s
    View of twin houses on 55th Street, south of Locust. Construction on these homes began on April of 1907 by Robert A. Pitts. Mercantile Studios (circa 1908).
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 09

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Coffee And Polit...

Head over to Settlement Music School in Wynnefield tomorrow to learn about Why Courts Matter- Pennsylvania from Kadida Natasha Kenner!

    Coffee and Politics: Why Courts Matter
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 09

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Feb 08

To our friends at Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Cree...

To our friends at Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library! 🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂

    20+ Times Librarians Surprised Everyone With Their Sense Of Humor
    Even though libraries are citadels of silence, guarding humanity's best thoughts, it doesn't mean that humor is forbidden there. To prove that a giggle can easily accompany a pleasant read, Bored Panda has collected a list of some of the funniest examples of librarian humor.
    https://www.boredpanda.com

Feb 08

The Enterprise Center is at Dynamite Pest Con...

Story number six in our 52 Stories about 52nd series details the history of Dynamite Pest Control, which has been a neighborhood fixture for over four decades and even had a cameo in a 1970s Blaxploitation film! A Dynamite Story Did you know the oldest continuous business on 52nd St. is both Black owned and family run? It was started by Rich Foreman Senior. Born in 1941, he went to Cheyney U. and in 1969 he left in his 3rd year to start Dynamite Pest Control. Originally known as Dynamite Exterminators, the company began in an apartment at 5215 Spruce .Their iconic sign actually made its way into the Black exploitation film Trick Baby in the 1970’s! Rich Sr. worked up until his death on December 26, 2008; in 2009 Rich Foreman Jr. stepped in to continue the legacy his father started.

    The Enterprise Center
    Story number six in our 52 Stories about 52nd series details the history of Dynamite Pest Control, which has been a neighborhood fixture for over four decades and even had a cameo in a 1970s...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 08

Feb 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    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.

    5102 DELANCEY ST Issued February 6, 2018 Comment

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Feb 07

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Philadelphia May...

    Share what you want in your schools | Office of the Mayor
    Use this form to share your thoughts on what you want in your schools.
    https://beta.phila.gov

Feb 07

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Spiral Gardens C...

We discussed this on Monday during our meeting. Here is a class if you are interested

    Free Class! Growing Food in the City, Spring/Summer Planting
    Free Class! Growing Food in the City, Spring/Summer Planting
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 07

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared The Philadelphia...

The deadline to nominate a qualified candidate for the Board of Education is TODAY. If you know someone who you think would be well.suited to serve the needs of the new board ease submit the application ASAP. NOTE: You will need some personal information for the nominee AND a resume and bio to complete the application.

    Want to join new Board of Education? Application deadline Wednesday
    The deadline to submit an application to be considered for a seat on the new nine-member Philadelphia Board of Education has arrived. After the original deadline was pushed back a week, the Mayor's Office of Education will accept applications through 11:59 p.m. Wednesday.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

Feb 07

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE OLD ROOF COVERING AND REPLACE WITH NEW ROOF COVERING

    5324 DELANCEY ST Issued February 5, 2018 Comment

Feb 06

Vandalism 801 S Broad St DC 18 03 006879

Shooting Robbery 508 S 52nd St DC 15 18 076310 - Duration: 1:08. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,114 views

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Vandalism 801 S Broad St DC 18 03 006879

Commercial Robbery 5540 N 5th St DC 17 35 67761 - Duration: 4:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 3,799 views

Homicide 2400 Arlington St DC 17 22 084517 - Duration: 1:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 117 views

Commercial Robbery 7065 Castor Ave DC 17 02 044811 - Duration: 1:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,619 views

Shooting 15th & Chestnut St DC 16 09 002799 - Duration: 1:43. PhiladelphiaPolice 17,809 views

Robbery 2200 W Allegheny Ave DC# 13 39 059873 - Duration: 2:04. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,501 views

Burglary 1000 Snyder Ave DC 15 03 053623 - Duration: 2:00. 5,548 views

Robbery 1000 W Susquehanna St DC 15 22 067262 - Duration: 2:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,772 views

Homicide 3975 Germantown Ave DC 17 39 090088 - Duration: 1:52. 102 views

Theft 200 block of Daly St DC 18 03 004755 - Duration: 4:09. 314 views

Robbery 4600 block of Duffield St DC# 14 15 061902 - Duration: 1:47. PhiladelphiaPolice 12,422 views

Robbery Shooting Victim 8901 Ridge Ave DC 18 05 001742 - Duration: 2:20. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,990 views

Robbery 300 Cardington Rd DC 15 19 074791 - Duration: 1:39. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,965 views

Robbery 1700 Market St DC 18 09 002226 - Duration: 1:21. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,176 views

    Vandalism 801 S Broad St DC 18 03 006879
    On February 5, 2018, at 12:30 am, a large group of unknown males and females were inside a Sunoco gas station located at 801 South Broad Street. While inside the suspects began taking items from the shelves then began throwing food items and soft drinks on the floor and walls causing a hole in the back wall of the business.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Feb 05

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared School District ...

    School District of Philadelphia
    The following is the official statement from Dr. William R. Hite, Superintendent of The School District of Philadelphia regarding the Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles Parade: "The excitement...
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 05

Handy if you have a medical marijuana ID card — a list of Philly area doc approved to prescribe

5151 Walnut St.

This article has 68 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

2346 Trenton Rd., Levittown

2807 Bristol Pike, Bensalem

Steiner Medical Center, 1200 Valley Forge Rd., Phoenixville

313 Paoli Pike, Malvern,

414 Paoli Pike, Malvern

209 Gay St, Phoenixville

833 Chestnut St., Villanova

232 Manor Ave., Millersville

1970 N. Broad St., Lansdale

596 Main St., Schwenksville

103 S. Main St, Hartfield

400 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge

301 East City Ave, Bala Cynwyd

555 East City Ave, Bala Cynwyd

225 East City Ave., Bala Cynwyd

535 Pennsylvania Ave., Fort Washington

Park Plaza, 3900 Ford Rd.

230 W. Washington Square

3900 Woodland Ave.

407 S. 10th St.

10745 Haldeman Ave.

2001 Oakmont St.

1331 E. Wyoming Ave.

1800 Lombard St.

2230 S. Broad St.

1700 N. Broad St

4190 City Ave.

135 S. 19th St.

1200 Callowhill St.

601 Walnut St.

924 Chestnut St.

5700 N. Broad St.

1142 Hamilton St.

732 S. 8th St.

1805 S. Broad St.

6613 Chew Ave

9140 Academy Rd.

111 South 11th St.

227 N. Broad St.

10800 Bustleton Ave

2701 Holme Ave.

8400 Roosevelt Blvd

29 N. Felton St.

925 Chestnut St.

7439 Frankford Ave.

9432 Roosevelt Blvd.

2558 N. Front St.

1020 Sansom St.

7131 Rising Sun Ave.

9815 Roosevelt Blvd.

131 N. 4th St.

515 West Chelten Ave.

123 Chestnut St.

328 W. Godfrey Ave.

207 N Broad St.

7215 Rising Sun Ave.

1632 Pine St.

6062 Ridge Ave.

3300 Henry Ave.

7694 Central Ave.,

1909 E. Washington Lane

8945 Ridge Ave.

3152 Princeton Ave.

2716 E. Allegheny Ave.

2925 East Thompson St.

901 E. Passyunk Ave.

132 Chestnut St.

1817 S. 2nd St.

    List of medical marijuana docs in Philly region; Updated Feb. 5, 2018 - Philly
    This is an updated list of physicians in the Philadelphia region who have been approved as of February 5, 2018, to recommend medical marijuana by the state Department of Health. The latest additions are marked with an asterisk (*). The complete registry is expected to be updated regularly as more doctors take the continuing education course and become registered.
    http://www.philly.com

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