10 hours ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association updated thei...

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

15 hours ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association added an eve...

Join us as we clean up Rose Playground and surrounding streets to prepare the playground for summer. Community Service letters available upon request - Snacks will b served.

    Spring Philly Clean Up at Rose Playground
    Join us as we clean up Rose Playground and surrounding streets to prepare the playground for summer. Community Service letters available upon request -...
    https://www.facebook.com

15 hours ago

Save the date and plan to join us!!

Save the date and plan to join us!!

    Philadelphia Streets:
    Spring has sprung and the cleaning season has begun. The 11th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup will be held on Saturday, April 7th. With your help, we've managed to make each of the last ten years bigger and better than the last. Let's make it a clean sweep!
    http://www.philadelphiastreets.com

34 hours ago

https://whyy.org/articles/a-boost-for-democra...

https://whyy.org/articles/a-boost-for-democrats-pa-supreme-court-overhauls-states-congressional-district-map/

    A boost for Democrats, Pa. Supreme Court dramatically overhauls state's congressional map
    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has enacted a new congressional district map that onlookers say is much more favorable to Democrats, replacing one the court overturned and deemed an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander last month. Justices described the new map in their 48-page decision as "superior" to other proposals filed for their consideration.
    https://whyy.org

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  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    FOR A CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY AND TWO (2) LAWFUL OCCUPANCY SIGNS FOR DAY CARE CENTER THROUGHOUT EXISTING TWO STORY ATTACHED BUILDING. NO WORK UNDER THIS PERMIT. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR THE ERECTION OF SIGNS.

    5801 MASTER ST Issued February 16, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Overb...

Sign up to read to a dog Overbrook Park Library

    Overbrook Park Library
    Overbrook Park Library, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 114 likes. The circular-shaped Overbrook Park branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia serves the community of Overbrook Park in West Philadelphia.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Commu...

    2018 Spring Community Resource Fair
    Come out to the 2018 Spring Resources Fair brought to you by Community Solutions. Featuring a Job Fair with over 20 employers ready to hire, FREE health...
    https://www.facebook.com

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No trash pick up on Monday

No trash pick up on Monday

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    No trash pick up on Monday
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Save the date!! April 7th - Rose Playground 1...

Save the date!! April 7th - Rose Playground 10am Philly Spring Clean Up!!

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Save the date!! April 7th - Rose Playground 10am Philly Spring Clean Up!!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

It's petition season, if you want to run for ...

It's petition season, if you want to run for Committee Person make sure to print out and get signatures for your petition. Please come to our April 11th OPCA Community meeting so neighbors can know who is on the ballot for Committee Person http://www.phila3-0.org/committee_person

    Run for Committee Person
    What is the first and best way to get involved in local politics in Philadelphia? Running for a committee person seat in your ward. Ward committee people are the political block captains of the local Democratic and Republican parties. Committee people represent their immediate neighborhoods--think two or three square blocks--and are elected every four years.
    http://www.phila3-0.org

4 days ago

A few neighbors reported on Nextdoor that the...

A few neighbors reported on Nextdoor that they were having issues with their mail not being delivered. Channel 6 investigates http://6abc.com/society/action-news-investigation-missing-mail/3092146/?sf182318841=1

    Action News Investigation: Missing mail
    Residents across the city said packages, bills and other mail has been delayed for weeks or in some cases not delivered at all. One resident even went as far as calling police after she says her postal carrier held her mail hostage.
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

Further listings…

Mar. 17-         State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at Sweet Union Baptist Ch., 1536 N. 59th St.,10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

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Feb. 20-          Judge Marsha Neifield leads Panel on Human Trafficking at Union League, 140 S. Broad St., 5:30 p.m. For info: (215) 563-6500.

Feb. 20-          State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Energy Forum at 18th Dist. Police Sta., 5510 Pine St., 6 p.m. For info: (215) 748-6712.

Feb. 21-          State rep candidate Jeff Curry hosts Fundraiser at McGillin’s Olde Ale House, 1310 Drury St., 5:30-8:30 p.m. Open bar, buffet. Hosts $500, Friends $250, Supporters $100, Guests $50. Payable to “Friends of Jeff Curry,” 219 St. Marks Pl., Phila., PA 19104 or VoteforJeffCurry.com.

Feb. 21-          DA Larry Krasner hosts “W. Philly Community Collaboration Listening Session” at Mt. Pisgah Ch., 428 N. 41st St., 6-8 p.m. Refreshments. For info: Lauren.Townsend@phila.gov or (215) 686-8934.

Feb. 22-          Green Party of Phila. hosts Membership Mtg. at Shissler Rec Ctr., 1800 Blair St., 7 p.m. Election of City Committee. For info: (215) 843-4256 or gpop@gpop.org.

Feb. 22-          Phila.’s Democratic Women hold Mtg. at Irish Pub, 2007 Walnut St., Happy Hour 5 p.m., Mtg. 6 p.m. Guest speaker: State Rep. Donna Bullock. For info: Rania Major (215) 837-3250 or Shantale Galloway (267) 467-0995.

Feb. 22-          State Reps. Isabella Fitzgerald, Jason Dawkins & Jared Solomon with Councilwoman Chderelle Parker host family Fun Night at Olney Rec Ctr., 6001 A St., 6-8:30 p.m.

Feb. 23-          State rep candidate Maggie Borski hosts Fundraiser at Harmonia Cl., 2404 Orthodox St., 7-10 p.m. Donations $25. RSVP: votemaggienborski@gmail.com or (267) 415-6438.

Feb. 24-          State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at Shepard Rec Ctr., 5700 Haverford Ave., 10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

Feb. 27-          Mt. Hebron Baptist Ch. hosts Community Feeding Day, Clothing & Items Giveaway at 1417 Wharton St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Kids, ladies, men, home. Free. For info: (215) 336-8163

Mar. 1-           State Rep. Jason Dawkins hosts Workshop on Apprenticeship Opportunities at 4667 Paul St., 6-7 p.m. For info: (215) 744-7901.

Mar. 2-           State Sen. John Sabatina & Fox Chase Cancer Ctr. host Breast Cancer Screening at district office, 12361 Academy Rd., 10 a.m. Must be 40+, with prescription. To make app’t or for info: Linda Hammell (215) 728-3554 or Linda.Hammel@fccc.edu.

Mar. 3-           State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at Rose Plg., 1300 N. 75th St., 10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

Mar. 3-           State Sen. Anthony Williams hosts Birthday Party at Hilton City Line Hotel, 4200 City Line Ave., VIP Reception 6 p.m., party 7-12 p.m. Young Professionals $75, Supporters $100, Friends $250, Hosts $1,000. For info: Portia Fullard, Chavous Consulting (267) 888-4165.

Mar. 9-           State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Career Expo for persons with criminal records at Temple U., Gittis Stud. Activities Ctr., 1755 N. 13th St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Must register: (215) 425-5708.

Mar. 10-         State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at John Anderson Cultural Ctr., 5301 Overbrook Ave.10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

Mar. 16-         Pat Parkinson hosts 57th Ward St. Patrick’s Party at Paddy Whack’s, 9241 Roosevelt Blvd., 7 p.m. Tickets $35. For info: (267) 773-3251.

Mar. 22-         Councilman Derek Green hosts Cocktail Reception at Estia, 1405 Locust St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Benefactors $2,500, Friends $1,000, Supporters $500, Guests...

    Further listings...
    Feb. 20- Judge Marsha Neifield leads Panel on Human Trafficking at Union League, 140 S. Broad St., 5:30 p.m. For info: (215) 563-6500. Feb. 20- State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Energy Forum at 18th Dist. Police Sta., 5510 Pine St., 6 p.m. For info: (215) 748-6712. Feb.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

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Great turn out for the Morgan Cephas State of...

Great turn out for the Morgan Cephas State of the 192nd Town Hall Meeting at Overbrook Park Church of Christ

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Great turn out for the Morgan Cephas State of the 192nd Town Hall Meeting at Overbrook Park Church of Christ
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Updated Feb. 15th

Mar. 17-         State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at Sweet Union Baptist Ch., 1536 N. 59th St.,10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

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Feb. 15-          State Rep. Jason Dawkins hosts Workshop on Apprenticeship Opportunities at 4667 Paul St., 6-7 p.m. For info: (215) 744-7901.

Feb. 15-           Viewing for Ward Leader Ropsanne Pauciello atBaldi Funeral Ho., 1331 S. Broad St., 6-9 p.m. Ample ;parking.

Feb. 15-          Young Democrats hold Officers’ Elections at DCC, 219 Spring Garden St., 6:30 p.m.

Feb. 15-          5th Ward Democratic Committee hosts Annual Dinner at Hahnko, 444 N. 4th St., 7-11 p.m. $100. Candidates welcome. RSVP: mpboylelaw@verizon.net.

Feb. 16-          Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell hosts African American History Month at Kingsessing Rec Ctr., 50th St. & Kingsessing Ave., 6-8:30 p.m. Free dinner, positive entertainment, giveaways for the family. For info: Mike Ross (484) 250-9055.

Feb. 17-          State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Petition Party at Myers Rec Ctr., 5801 Kingsessing Ave., 11 a.m.

Feb. 17-          34th Ward Democratic Committee hosts Tom Wolf for Governor Petition Party at 403 N. 64th St., 1 p.m.

Feb. 17-          Pa. Veteran Boxers Ass’n hosts Fundraiser at VBA Cl., 2733 E. Clearfield St., 7-11 p.m. $5 cover, drink specials. For info: Fred Druding, Jr. (215) 221-2374.

Feb. 20-          Judge Marsha Neifield leads Panel on Human Trafficking at Union League, 140 S. Broad St., 5:30 p.m. For info: (215) 563-6500.

Feb. 20-          State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Energy Forum at 18th Dist. Police Sta., 5510 Pine St., 6 p.m. For info: (215) 748-6712.

Feb. 21-          State rep candidate Jeff Curry hosts Fundraiser at McGillin’s Olde Ale House, 1310 Drury St., 5:30-8:30 p.m. Open bar, buffet. Hosts $500, Friends $250, Supporters $100, Guests $50. Payable to “Friends of Jeff Curry,” 219 St. Marks Pl., Phila., PA 19104 or VoteforJeffCurry.com.

Feb. 21-          DA Larry Krasner hosts “W. Philly Community Collaboration Listening Session” at Mt. Pisgah Ch., 428 N. 41st St., 6-8 p.m. Refreshments. For info: Lauren.Townsend@phila.gov or (215) 686-8934.

Feb. 22-          Green Party of Phila. hosts Membership Mtg. at Shissler Rec Ctr., 1800 Blair St., 7 p.m. Election of City Committee. For info: (215) 843-4256 or gpop@gpop.org.

Feb. 22-          Phila.’s Democratic Women hold Mtg. at Irish Pub, 2007 Walnut St., Happy Hour 5 p.m., Mtg. 6 p.m. Guest speaker: State Rep. Donna Bullock. For info: Rania Major (215) 837-3250 or Shantale Galloway (267) 467-0995.

Feb. 22-          State Reps. Isabella Fitzgerald, Jason Dawkins & Jared Solomon with Councilwoman Chderelle Parker host family Fun Night at Olney Rec Ctr., 6001 A St., 6-8:30 p.m.

Feb. 23-          State rep candidate Maggie Borski hosts Fundraiser at Harmonia Cl., 2404 Orthodox St., 7-10 p.m. Donations $25. RSVP: votemaggienborski@gmail.com or (267) 415-6438.

Feb. 24-          State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at Shepard Rec Ctr., 5700 Haverford Ave., 10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

Feb. 27-          Mt. Hebron Baptist Ch. hosts Community Feeding Day, Clothing & Items Giveaway at 1417 Wharton St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Kids, ladies, men, home. Free. For info: (215) 336-8163

Mar. 2-           State Sen. John Sabatina & Fox Chase Cancer Ctr. host Breast Cancer Screening at district office, 12361 Academy Rd., 10 a.m. Must be 40+, with prescription. To make app’t or for info: Linda Hammell (215) 728-3554 or Linda.Hammel@fccc.edu.

Mar. 3-           State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at Rose Plg., 1300 N. 75th St., 10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

Mar. 3-           State Sen. Anthony Williams hosts Birthday Party at Hilton City Line Hotel, 4200 City Line Ave., VIP Reception 6 p.m., party 7-12 p.m. Young Professionals $75, Supporters $100, Friends $250, Hosts $1,000. For info: Portia Fullard, Chavous Consulting (267) 888-4165.

Mar. 9-           State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Career Expo for persons with criminal records at Temple U., Gittis Stud. Activities Ctr., 1755 N. 13th St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Must register: (215) 425-5708.

Mar. 10-         State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Youth Employment Workshop at John Anderson Cultural Ctr., 5301 Overbrook Ave.10 a.m.-12 m. 192nd Legislative Dist. youths 14-18 seeking summer jobs & state programs. Parent or guardian must accompany. To register: Donna (215) 879-6625.

Mar. 16-         Pat Parkinson hosts 57th Ward St. Patrick’s Party at Paddy Whack’s, 9241 Roosevelt Blvd., 7 p.m. Tickets $35. For info: (267) 773-3251.

Mar. 22-         Councilman Derek Green hosts Cocktail Reception at Estia, 1405 Locust St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Benefactors $2,500, Friends $1,000, Supporters $500, Guests...

    Updated Feb. 15th
    Feb. 15- State Rep. Jason Dawkins hosts Workshop on Apprenticeship Opportunities at 4667 Paul St., 6-7 p.m. For info: (215) 744-7901. Feb. 15- Viewing for Ward Leader Ropsanne Pauciello atBaldi Funeral Ho., 1331 S. Broad St., 6-9 p.m. Ample ;parking. Feb. 15- Young Democrats hold Officers' Elections at DCC, 219 Spring Garden St., 6:30 p.m.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

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Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Clean...

How clean is your block? Search our Litter Index map and learn what resources are available to help you keep your community clean!

    Location Detail - CleanPHL
    To aid us in community organizing, the Litter Index application above also provides a sidebar with information related to the resources an area has to encourage residents to do their part to keep their neighborhoods clean.
    https://cleanphl.org

6 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Perut...

    Peruto Properties, LLC
    📢 We've expanded our property availability and we're adding not one, not two but THREE NEW condos for rent! Equipped with new everything and all for UNDER $1000 a month! Paint, carpeting, kitchen,...
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Feb 13

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Rep. ...

    Rep. Morgan Cephas
    REMINDER: Come out this Thursday for my Town Hall meeting! It's from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Overbrook Park Church of Christ, 7630 Woodbine Ave. Call (215) 879-6625 to RSVP. #PeopleFirst #Plan4PA
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 13

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared West ...

    West Philadelphia Skills Initiative
    Live in West Philadelphia and looking for work? We are partnering with Allied Universal to provide good, stable jobs to qualified people! Read more and apply today....
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 12

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE AND REPLACE BROKEN STEPS AND REPOINTING OF DAMAGED BRICK ON SIDE WALL TO COMPLY UNSAFE VIOLATION 615641

    5900 LANSDOWNE AVE Issued February 9, 2018 Comment

Feb 11

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared their...

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Re-election Kick Off for our State Representative Morgan Cephas held today in Overbrook. The primary is May 15th so don't forget to register to vote if you have recently moved to the neighborhood.
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 11

Feb 10

Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. Speaking today a...

Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. Speaking today at the kick off rally to re-elect Morgan Cephas

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. Speaking today at the kick off rally to re-elect Morgan Cephas
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 10

Re-election Kick Off for our State Representa...

Re-election Kick Off for our State Representative Morgan Cephas held today in Overbrook. The primary is May 15th so don't forget to register to vote if you have recently moved to the neighborhood.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Re-election Kick Off for our State Representative Morgan Cephas held today in Overbrook. The primary is May 15th so don't forget to register to vote if you have recently moved to the neighborhood.
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 10

Overbrook Park Civic Association was live.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    http://www.facebook.com

Feb 10

Cool event at Rose Playground $20pp -Must reg...

Cool event at Rose Playground $20pp -Must register.

    Yoga, Trap & Hip Hop Music
    Yoga & Trap & Hip Hop Music is a class where traditional yoga postures are taught to popular and trendy songs. This is done in hopes that participants will forget they are in "uncomfortable" poses and get lost in the music.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

Feb 10

Cool event at Rose Playground $20pp

Cool event at Rose Playground $20pp

    Yoga, Trap & Hip Hop Music
    Yoga & Trap & Hip Hop Music is a class where traditional yoga postures are taught to popular and trendy songs. This is done in hopes that participants will forget they are in "uncomfortable" poses and get lost in the music.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

Feb 10

Overbrook Park Civic Association added an eve...

Calling all neighbors from begginers to advanced. This is the class for you. If you don’t know how to line dance we have a great patience teacher. Bring $5.00 and a bottle of water for a great workout.

    Line Dance Classes
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 09

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared their...

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Thank you Peruto Properties, LLC for your continued support of the Overbrook Park Civic Association. Community partners are the reason we are able to do the things we do for the neighborhood.
    https://www.facebook.com

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