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25 hours ago

Family in need of a donated jogging stroller ...

Family in need of a donated jogging stroller if anyone has one to give away. Thanks.

    https://www.facebook.com

34 hours ago

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Clean PHL's post...

    Philadelphia Streets: Holiday Recycling Program
    Get in the holiday spirit. Get Behind Recycling! By recycling all of your holiday gift materials and party supplies, you can help your community and city be more sustainable. Every holiday season, tons and tons of valuable recycling materials are diverted from the landfill by your efforts.
    http://www.philadelphiastreets.com

2 days ago

We may have just had an election last month b...

We may have just had an election last month but the time is always right to pledge to vote. Sign up with Woke Vote for updates about upcoming elections in your area.

    Home
    https://www.wokevote.us

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2 days ago

Kim was part of our community her whole life,...

Kim was part of our community her whole life, let's support this family.

    Click here to support Sending our Angel organized by Lashawna Wiley
    Our mother Kimberly Rockeymore passed away December 9th, 2017 in Mercy Fitzgerald hospital. She was suffering from a very recent (November 2017) lung cancer diagnosis. On Saturday, we had to take our mom off of life support as we sat by her side while she peacefully transitioned to her eternal re...
    https://www.gofundme.com

2 days ago

Another day, another survey. This time about ...

Another day, another survey. This time about schools!

    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

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4 days ago

Buying books as holiday gifts? Stop by a local bookstore

• Hakim’s Bookstore & Gift Shop, 210 S. 52nd Street

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• Bindlestiff Books (4530 Baltimore Ave)

...on Sunday, Dec. 17, 4 – 7 p.m. at Kol Tzedek, Calvary United Methodist Church, 48th and Baltimore. Admission is on a sliding scale $5 to $25, but no one will be turned...

• Penn Book Center, 130 S. 34th Street

Also, check out House of Our Own (3920 Spruce Street) and The Last Word Book Shop (220 S. 40th Street).

Also, check out House of Our Own (3920 Spruce Street) and The Last Word Book Shop (220 S. 40th Street).

    Buying books as holiday gifts? Stop by a local bookstore
    Books make excellent holiday gifts, but instead of going to Amazon to purchase them, consider visiting a local bookstore first. We have several great bookstores in our area that are still somehow holding on despite most folks shopping for books online these days. Some of these stores are having spec
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Blanche A. Nixon...

Wellness fair this weekend with our community partners at the Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library!

    Youth Wellness Fair
    The Friends Group of Blanche A. Nixon Cobbs Creek Library Presents Youth Wellness Fair. Resource Vendors please Phone Board Members Brad & Crystal El...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Last chance to enroll!

Last chance to enroll!

    Get 2018 health coverage. Health Insurance Marketplace
    Official site of Affordable Care Act. Enroll now for 2018 coverage. See health coverage choices, ways to save today, how law affects you.
    https://www.healthcare.gov

4 days ago

Maybe this seems like a silly thing to celebr...

Maybe this seems like a silly thing to celebrate, but we're really happy to see that 900 people follow this page! We hope this means that 900 people appreciate the articles, photos, event fliers and info about resources that we share. And that you like knowing what happens in this community and in your city at-large. We hope you come to our meetings, or maybe attend a community meeting closer to you. Or just check in and say hi every once in a while. Whatever your reasons for following us, thank you. We appreciate you.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Maybe this seems like a silly thing to celebrate, but we're really happy to see that 900 people follow this page! We hope this means that 900 people appreciate the articles, photos, event fliers and...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Mercy Health Sys...

    Mercy Health System
    Mercy Health System. 1,103 likes · 296 talking about this. Mercy Health System believes that hospitals should go beyond simply what you expect and be everything you deserve-that's The Mercy Experience.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library added an...

The Friends Group of Blanche A. Nixon Cobbs Creek Library Presents Youth Wellness Fair. Resource Vendors please Phone Board Members Brad & Crystal El at 215-342-4212 Hope to see everyone there!

    Youth Wellness Fair
    The Friends Group of Blanche A. Nixon Cobbs Creek Library Presents Youth Wellness Fair. Resource Vendors please Phone Board Members Brad & Crystal El...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

6 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared PHL Council's po...

    Jim Gardner honored by Philadelphia City Council
    Our own Action News anchor Jim Gardner was honored Thursday for his decades of hard work here at 6abc. The Philadelphia City Council recognized Jim for his forty years of outstanding television journalism. He received a council proclamation and a Liberty Bell Award.
    http://6abc.com

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

Tomorrow.

    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 07

Youth Wellness Fair at Blanche A Nixon Cobbs ...

Youth Wellness Fair at Blanche A Nixon Cobbs Creek Library Saturday December 16th.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Youth Wellness Fair at Blanche A Nixon Cobbs Creek Library Saturday December 16th.
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 07

Dec 07

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100A, 20- SPACE SERVICE, 2- 15A CIRCUITS, REPLACE 8- SWITCHES, 13- OUTLETS, 2- LIGHTS..... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING (PAID FOR BY PHDC)

    5305 ADDISON ST Issued December 5, 2017 Comment

Dec 06

As new members of the Philadelphia Crosstown ...

As new members of the Philadelphia Crosstown Coalition Cobbs Creek Neighbors co-signed a petition asking that the review period for the Inclusionary Housing Bill (#170678) be extended so civic association and other RCO members "can have the time to digest its implications for our neighborhoods", after petitioning the Rules Committee the bill unfortunately passed without a recommendation and without a suspension of the rules but this means we can come up with some alternatives or amendments in the new year. The bill, introduced by Councilwoman María Quiñones-Sánchez, "was touted as the antidote that would help neutralize gentrification" however the Coalition had some concerns about some of the language of the bill. In an effort to keep you, our neighbors, in the loop we wanted to share some articles about this bill and the review process for your review. We will share links in the comments, please read them at your leisure and feel free to comment with any questions or concerns. We'd love to have a dialogue about this process and what it means for affordable housing in our community. Article links in comments.

    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 06

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared CityLights Netwo...

This Saturday at The Common Place the annual vigil for murder victims in Philadelphia will be held at 9am.

    Annual Vigil for Murder Victims
    Each year on the 2nd Saturday in December, we gather at the site of every murder in SW Philadelphia, lay a flower in memory of the deceased, and pray for...
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 06

Dec 05

Check out our updated December Calendar and s...

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

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

Dec 05

Theft 800 Walnut St DC 17 06 051941

Commercial Robbery 5262 Walnut St DC 16 18 043741 - Duration: 3:38. 2,238 views

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Theft 800 Walnut St DC 17 06 051941

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 107 views

Multiple Thefts 5th District 4300 Dexter St DC 17 05 020173 200 Hermitage St DC 17 05 020216 - Duration: 2:06. 107 views

Shooting Incident 1605 W Allegheny Ave DC 17 39 092482 - Duration: 1:30. 1,037 views

Multiple Robberies 4500 Walnut St DC 17 018167 - Duration: 2:23. 3,314 views

Theft 2120 S Columbus Blvd DC 17 03 054443 - Duration: 4:00. 583 views

Robbery 532 W Lehigh Ave DC 15 26 034929 - Duration: 3:00. 1,314 views

Commercial Burglary 711 Locust St DC 17 06 049444 - Duration: 1:14. 96 views

Shooting 2800 N 8th St DC 16 25 006534 - Duration: 2:04. 2,540 views

Commercial Robbery 6771 N 5th St DC 17 35 054298 - Duration: 5:05. 964 views

Robbery 912 Walnut St DC# 13 06 055936 - Duration: 2:06. 1,415 views

Robbery 409 E Wyoming Ave DC 16 25 042573 - Duration: 2:42. 909 views

Robbery 3500 N 17th St DC 17 39 092020 - Duration: 1:35. PhiladelphiaPolice 3 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 257 views

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925 - Duration: 2:12. 257 views

    Theft 800 Walnut St DC 17 06 051941
    On November 27, 2017, at 2:15 pm, the victim, a 94 year-old female, was inside the lobby of Penn Medicine located at 800 Walnut Street when an unknown black male the her wallet from her purse. When the victim attempted to stop the suspect he brushed past her and fled and was last seen south on 8th Street.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Dec 05

GENTRIFICATION

Stop it now. I believe you have done enough to hurt the African Americans homeowners by restoring/renovating, or buying property and charging and exorbitant amount to rent or purchase said property. You have medical buildings everywhere throughout the city, and i for one see exactly what you are doing. You have no shame or equality built in our your method(s).

Dec 05

Dec 04

Kazar speaking about Martin Luther King Day o...

Kazar speaking about Martin Luther King Day of Service 2018.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Kazar speaking about Martin Luther King Day of Service 2018.
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 04

Dan updating us on Water Department Stormwate...

Dan updating us on Water Department Stormwater plan for Cobbs Creek

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Dan updating us on Water Department Stormwater plan for Cobbs Creek
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 04

Where to buy a Christmas tree and student-made ‘Jawnaments’

If you’re looking for a Christmas tree, one option is at 50th and Baltimore, where Curtis and Co. have been selling trees for more than 30 years. Also check out trees at 52nd and Spruce and 39th and Lancaster.

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If you’re looking for a Christmas tree, one option is at 50th and Baltimore, where Curtis and Co. have been selling trees for more than 30 years. Also check out trees at 52nd and Spruce and 39th and Lancaster.

If you’re looking for a Christmas tree, one option is at 50th and Baltimore, where Curtis and Co. have been selling trees for more than 30 years. Also check out trees at 52nd and Spruce and 39th and Lancaster.

    Where to buy a Christmas tree and student-made 'Jawnaments'
    If you're looking for a Christmas tree, one option is at 50th and Baltimore, where Curtis and Co. have been selling trees for more than 30 years. Also check out trees at 52nd and Spruce and 39th and Lancaster. https://www.instagram.com/p/BcQW-wlBUaT/?taken-by=westphillylocal Also, students
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

Dec 03

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