7 min ago

The nominating panel who will choose the upco...

The nominating panel who will choose the upcoming new school board has been named.

    Kenney names 13 to help pick Philly's new school board
    The school board nominating panel includes parents and educators, activists and one former School Reform Commission member. It must consider applicants and nominees for the school board, presenting to Mayor Kenney by Jan. 31 a list of 27 nominees for the nine board seats.
    http://www.philly.com

12 hours ago

22 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    40 small ways to make Philly a better place
    In today's world, it can be easy to feel either under- or overwhelmed-or both-by all the good and bad that's happening around us. But before you throw up your hands and toss in the towel, consider the words of Martin Luther King, Jr.: "If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward."
    https://philly.curbed.com

36 hours ago

2 days ago

Things that make you go hhhhmmm!

Things that make you go hhhhmmm!

    9th Grade Students Gain the Attention of Scientists After Their Experiment Reveals a Dark Truth About WiFi
    We have long encouraged students to find ways to connect with their school work, making it interesting and personal, holding their attention longer and allowing them to see more success. This was the case at a school in northern Jutland, where a group of 9th-grade students recently embarked on a biology experiment inspired by their...
    http://awarenessact.com

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    Martin Luther King Jr.'s speech at 39th and Lancaster
    This is "Martin Luther King Jr.'s speech at 39th and Lancaster" by Philadelphia Neighborhoods 2 on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the...
    https://vimeo.com/

2 days ago

High School Seniors interested in a Health Ca...

High School Seniors interested in a Health Care Career.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    High School Seniors interested in a Health Care Career.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Blackwell Region...

    TechGirlz: Intro to Encryption!
    Girls grades 6-8 Whether it is your teacher's test questions or your parent's credit card number, this information must be privacy protected. During...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Alicia Elizabeth...

Anyone interested in taking the course? Cheryl Jackson this is the course we talked about at the meeting

    Philadelphia Mental Health Support & Resources
    HealthyMindsPhilly.org is a resource to improve the mental health and well-being of all Philadelphians. Take a screening or sign up for a training.
    http://healthymindsphilly.org

3 days ago

A great and timely piece about the Overbrook ...

A great and timely piece about the Overbrook Education Center.

    Can Philadelphia solve its pollution problems without support from Washington?
    The center sits on the site of a former quarry that had become a dumping site. Fifteen years ago its neighbors turned it into a community center focused on environmental education. Jerome Shabazz is the head and heart of the organization. The site has an orchard, a greenhouse, and murals.
    http://planphilly.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC UNIT WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    5324 OSAGE AVE Issued January 11, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED FEB 2007. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN THE REVOCATION O FTHIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. (SFD)

    5324 OSAGE AVE Issued January 11, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Rep. Joanna McCl...

    Most neighborhood volunteers are seniors. The time is now for millennials to get involved | Opinion
    These public spaces are gems and can be part of what makes living in a neighborhood so attractive; and they have only survived for so long because of the commitment of those few neighbors, many seniors, who are dedicated volunteers, advocates and members of friends of groups or recreation advisory councils.
    http://www.philly.com

3 days ago

The Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Education ...

The Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Education is seeking recommendations for Board of Education appointees. Please note that this form requires that you upload your nominee's resume or bio so please have that handy when you prepare to fill out the form.

    Board of Education nomination form | Office of the Mayor
    Nominate someone to be a Board of Education appointee.
    https://beta.phila.gov

3 days ago

Please come out

Please come out

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Please come out
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Coffee And Polit...

Come out to Wynnefield tomorrow to learn about Gerrymandering and Voting Rights! Coffee And Politics will be at the Settlement Music School to educate the community on this very important and timely topic!

    Coffee And Politics: Gerrymandering - A Game Of Zones
    We return to Wynnfield with another edition of Coffee and Politics! Our guest speaker will be Rebecca Womack of Fair Districts PA and she will lead a...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

just saw three dark colored pit bulls running...

just saw three dark colored pit bulls running loose in Cobbs Creek. All were wearing collars on Spruce Street between 56 and 57 Street, next to Andrew Hamilton school. This was at 11:40 AM.

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    17 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING THROUGHTOUT (MIXED USE)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    500 S 52ND ST Issued January 8, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    MCMC PROPOSES THE CONSTRUCTION OF A 1 STORY, 10,060SQFT GFA ADDITION TO THE EMERGENCY DEPT. FACILITY LOCATED AT 5301 CEDAR AVENUE.

    5301 CEDAR AVE Issued January 9, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC UNIT WITH DUCTWORK (SFD)

    5340 ADDISON ST Issued January 10, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    5049 IRVING ST Issued January 8, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC UNIT WITH DUCTWORK (SFD)

    5342 ADDISON ST Issued January 10, 2018 Comment
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4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    Purpose Career Fair for Black Male Educators
    Looking for more than a job: PURPOSE CAREER FAIR 2018. There is a serious shortage of Black male educators in our schools, and all our children are worse off for it. Maybe you're the answer.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

6 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    Make a pledge to serve your neighborhood | Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service
    Pledge to serve for an hour or a year, by yourself or with your friends, wherever and however you can make a difference: #CommitToServe.
    https://beta.phila.gov

6 days ago

6 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared The Philadelphia...

Congratulations to Movita Johnson-Harrell for her new assignment in the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office!

    Movita Johnson-Harrell named interim Victim Services supervisor
    After firing 31 employees last week, Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner announced a new appointment on Monday. The district attorney's office appointed local community gun violence activist Movita Johnson-Harrell as interim supervisor of Victim Services. Johnson-Harrell founded the CHARLES Foundation after her son, Charles Johnson, was killed due to mistaken identity in 2011.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

Jan 09

Neighbors, did you know that there are ZERO b...

Neighbors, did you know that there are ZERO buildings in Cobbs Creek that are registered historic by the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia? By designating buildings on a historic register we could be protecting them from future demolition or destruction by developers but more importantly we could help to secure the look and feel of our mostly residential neighborhood. If historic preservation is of interest to you there is a Historic Preservation Task Force meeting at 6:30 on January 18th at The Enterprise Center. Please see the comments for more details.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Neighbors, did you know that there are ZERO buildings in Cobbs Creek that are registered historic by the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia? By designating buildings on a historic...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 09

Cobbs Creek Neighbors updated their cover pho...

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Cobbs Creek Neighbors. 887 likes · 126 talking about this. Community Message Board for the Cobbs Creek Neighborhood of West Philadelphia, PA.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

Kiasha Huling added a new photo to Cobbs Cree...

    Kiasha Huling
    Kiasha Huling added a new photo to Cobbs Creek Neighbors's timeline.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

DS Cherry added a new photo to Cobbs Creek Ne...

    DS Cherry
    DS Cherry added a new photo to Cobbs Creek Neighbors's timeline.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

Tonight is the monthly meeting of Concerned B...

Tonight is the monthly meeting of Concerned Block Captains Of West And Southwest Philadelphia at Mercy hospital 7pm. You do not need to be a block captain to attend. We will be discussing MLK day of service for our neighborhood. Hope to see you there.

    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

UPDATE: The block captains group is cancellin...

UPDATE: The block captains group is cancelling tonight's meeting in advance of the incoming freezing rain. It is tentatively being rescheduled for this Wednesday, same time, same place, but we will post updates here if anything changes. Tonight is the monthly meeting of Concerned Block Captains Of West And Southwest Philadelphia at Mercy hospital 7pm. You do not need to be a block captain to attend. We will be discussing MLK day of service for our neighborhood. Hope to see you there.

    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 07

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared JOBS in Philly's...

    Jobs - Champion National Security, Inc.
    Find a security guard job with Champion National Security today! We're hiring armed and unarmed officers throughout the U.S. Apply today!
    https://www.champ.net

Jan 07

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Red Paw Emergenc...

Our condolences are with the Philadelphia Fire Department over their recent loss of such an outstanding firefighter and man of service.

    Red Paw Emergency Relief Team
    Red Paw Emergency Relief Team, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 55K likes. Red Paw is a 501c3 emergency response organization providing 24/7 S&R, Emergency Transport, Shelter & Vet Care to pets affected...
    https://www.facebook.com

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