26 hours ago

  • 1100

    • Fraud

      500 Block S. 55th St. December 1, 2017 @ 2:43 p.m. Comment

36 hours 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

2 days ago

3 days ago

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

Tomorrow.

    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

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

4 days ago

4 days ago

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

4 days ago

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

5 days ago

5 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND FISHING THROUGHOUT OUTLETS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, GFCI SMOKE DET PER NEC CODE 2008 WEST DISTRICT

    5542 SPRUCE ST Issued December 4, 2017 Comment

5 days ago

5 days ago

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

5 days ago

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).

6 days ago

6 days ago

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

6 days ago

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

6 days ago

Mice gnawing on dried fish, an unapproved George Foreman grill close Philly restaurants

5562 Chancellor St.

This article has 18 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

7938 Dungan Rd.

5206 Filbert St.

1515 Porter St.

119 E Chelten Ave.

1260 Point Breeze

1901 E Washington Lane

6510 Woodland Ave.

805 E Chelten Ave.

2233 S 7th St.

6534 Woodland Ave.

9475 E Roosevelt Blvd.

9475 Roosevelt Blvd.

701 E Cathedral Rd.

4626 Lancaster Ave.

40 E Chelten Ave.

6600 N 18th St.

746 Snyder Ave.

1568 Franklin Mills Circle

    Mice gnawing on dried fish, an unapproved George Foreman grill close Philly restaurants
    It's the holiday season and you have to expect everyone to indulge, including mice. There were reports of the little critters in snack bags, gnawing on dried fish and roaming the candy isles. Couple those citations with expired bacon, dented cans, dirty deli slicers, an unapproved George Foreman grill and you have this week's Clean Plates report.
    http://www.philly.com

Dec 03

Dec 02

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      400 Block S. 55th St. November 19, 2017 @ 9:44 p.m. Comment
    • Thefts

      5300 Block Cedar Ave. November 20, 2017 @ 10:30 a.m. Comment

Dec 02

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 30 RECEPTS, 10 GFCI, 10 SB SWITCHES, 8-3 WAY SWITCHES, 1-4 WAY SW 17 LIGHTS, 2 FANS, 3 SMOKE DETECTORS, 4 CO SMK DETECTORS AND COMPLETE 100AMP SERVICE AS PER NEC 2008 WEST DISTRICT

    5448 IRVING ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment

Dec 02

Dec 01

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Blanche A. Nixon...

Blanche A Nixon Cobbs Creek Library December calendar

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Check out our December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch! There may be updates, so please keep following us...THANKS!!!
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 01

Check out our December Calendar and see what ...

Check out our December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch! There may be updates, so please keep following us...THANKS!!!

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Check out our December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch! There may be updates, so please keep following us...THANKS!!!
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 01

Dec 01

Nov 30

Look how far kids can go when they are given ...

Look how far kids can go when they are given opportunities to grow, learn and do! Here's a great story about an amazing young lady who pursued both college and high school at the same time thanks to a program at Community College of Philadelphia and support from her high school Girard Academic Music Program. (With an honorary mention to Rep. Joanna McClinton who inspired her to take an interest in law.)

    kerrivahheard
    https://www.kerrivahheard.com

Nov 30

Nov 30

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW WASTE LINES TO TUB & VANITY. INSTALL NEW FIXTURES TOILET & VANITY - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    5332 ADDISON ST Issued November 28, 2017 Comment

Nov 29

Great write up for Community Solutions CDC an...

Great write up for Community Solutions CDC and Muslims4humanity.

    West Philadelphia: Local organizations tackle food insecurity
    Every Tuesday and Saturday, Kinji Ridley parks his car and unloads boxes of groceries from the trunk, handing them over to volunteers who set them up on benches and picnic tables. A line of dozens of West Philadelphia residents forms and they each pick out bags of food, assembly-line style, before dispersing and going their separate ways.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

Nov 29

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared PowerCorps PHL's...

We ❤️ PowerCorps PHL and think u should too!but don't take our word, go check them out at the Overbrook Park Civic Association meeting!

    Meet me feed me Mondays
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 29

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared SERVEPhiladelphi...

    Foster Grandparent Program & Philly Reading Coaches Info Session
    Do you like working with children? Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference? Come see which program is right for you! Philly Reading...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 29

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a Page.

    PAR-Recycle Works
    PAR-Recycle Works, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1,111 likes · 111 talking about this · 4 were here. PAR-Recycle Works is a non-profit that hires former offenders to recycle used electronics. We help...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 29

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    2 TOILETS, 2 LAVATORY SINKS, 1 BATHTUB, 1 KITCHEN, 1 WASHING MACHINE H2O BOX,CURB TRAP,FAI AND 3/4" WATER DISTRIBUTION 20173210746(SFD) "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"

    5330 OSAGE AVE Issued November 27, 2017 Comment

Nov 28

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Rep. Joanna McCl...

    Rep. Joanna McClinton
    'Tis the SEASON!! Join me on Tuesday, December the 5th 11am to 2pm for our 3rd Annual "Celebrate Season with Seniors Holiday Health and Fitness Expo" Health and Wellness vendors, entertainment,...
    https://www.facebook.com

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