18 hours ago

18 hours ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE CHANGE OF NEW FACADE OF AN EXISTING RESTAURANT ; FOR THE REMOVAL OF EXISTING ALL SIGNS (ONLY S/F FREE-STANDING SIGN REMAINS ( J SIGN)); FOR THE ERECTION OF SIX(6) FLATWALL SIGNS AND FOR THE ERECTION OF TWO(2) S/F FREE-STANDING SIGNS ( MENU BOARD SIGN) AND FOR THE ERECTION OF TWO (2) WINDOW SIGNS (WINDOWS SIGN SHALL NOT EXCEED 20% OF THE TOTAL TRANSPARENT GLAZED AREA OF ALL WINDOWS), FOR THE ERECTION OF FOUR(4) DIRECTIONAL SIGNS ACCESSORY TO EXISTING RESTAURANT WITH TAKE-OUT WINDOWS AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED ON THE SAME LOT WITH ALL OTHER USES AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED.SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION

    101-23 S 52ND ST Issued February 21, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR A TWO(2) FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.

    5438 CHANCELLOR ST Issued February 21, 2018 Comment

18 hours ago

18 hours ago

25 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...

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

...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

42 hours ago

42 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER SERVICE & CURB TRAP & FAI PA20180440394 "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    5340 ADDISON ST Issued February 20, 2018 Comment

42 hours ago

44 hours ago

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

2 days 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

2 days 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

2 days 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/

3 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

3 days ago

4 days ago

5 days ago

6 days 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

6 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

6 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

6 days ago

6 days ago

Feb 16

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

Feb 16

About

EveryBlock collects 20 types of news in Philadelphia — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 213-231 S. 53rd St.

Upcoming events

Sat

Sun

Tue

  • Free Tax Workshop 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM • Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library Children's Department (125 S 52nd St)

View full calendar →

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Facebook Creative Philadelphia Theju Jillian Bird Chena Saunders Chris Jhon Smth Rolinda Ann Mcknight V. Woods Grant Fisher

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address