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27 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

40 hours ago

41 hours ago

  • Science in Our World!

    Mrs. Serwinski is asking for $581.28:
    My students need three video cameras to complete interactive, engaging, science experiements at home.
    John Barry Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

2 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

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    MECHINCAL WORK TO INCLUDE COOLING TOWER REPLACEMENT,WITH ALL ADDOCIATED PIPING

    5638-52 CHESTNUT ST Issued December 5, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

3 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • T.H.I.N.K. The Hunger Is Not Kind

    Mr. Maples is asking for $202.15:
    My students need Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Variety Pack Bold Mix a and Pop Tarts Variety Pack.
    John Barry Elementary School Comment
  • Stomp Out Student Hunger

    Mr. Demeritte is asking for $278.53:
    My students need cereal bars, pop tarts and fruit snacks to combat their hunger before and after school.
    John Barry Elementary School Comment
  • Help Us Not Be Hungry

    Mr. Demeritte is asking for $227.09:
    My students need pop tarts, pretzels, and granola bars to combat their hunger before and after school.
    John Barry Elementary School Comment
  • Help Us Be Clean And Fed

    Ms. LaBar is asking for $382.13:
    My students need scarfs, gloves, shampoo, goldfish, and beef jerky to be clean and fed.
    John Barry Elementary School Comment
  • Help Us Feel Good With New Socks and Snacks!

    Mrs. Serwinski is asking for $349.28:
    My students need fresh, new socks and tasty treats to help them power through the day.
    John Barry Elementary School Comment

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

4 days ago

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Great Job: Robbery Arrest Made by Narcotics Strike Force Officers

...Thursday, January 3, 2013, a complainant flagged down a Narcotics Strike Force officer in the 5700 Block of Chestnut Street to report a robbery. During this robbery the complainant stated that five males pointed a...

...his cell phone, jacket, hat and watch. The complainant then observed the defendants in the 5700 Block of Haverford Avenue.  Several Narcotic Strike Force officers were deployed around the playground to prevent the defendants from...

This article has 4 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Devon Garner 29 year old male from the 3200 Block of Diamond Street

Louis Garner 18 year old male from the 1300 Block of N. Hobart Street

Cardell Hellams 20 year old male from the 2400 Block of Sharswood Street

Darien McCode 18 year old male from the 100 Block of N. Conestoga Street

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).

5 days ago

5 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Physically Fit And Healthy

    Mr. Maples is asking for $301.65:
    My students need footballs, basket balls, soccer balls and other equipment to get up and be physically fit nd motivated.
    John Barry Elementary School Comment
  • Let There Be Sound

    Mr. Maples is asking for $230.42:
    My students need Rockville ASM5 5" 2-Way 200W Active/Powered USB Studio Monitor Speakers Pair
    John Barry Elementary School Comment

5 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

5 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

Dec 03

Dec 02

Dec 02

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 2- FIXTURES, REPLACE 1- FIXTURE, 6- SWITCHES, 12- RECEPTACLES, AND PANEL FROM 20- CIRCUIT TO 30- CIRCUIT... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING (PAID FOR BY PHDC)

    237 N ALDEN ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC WITH DUCTWORK(SFD)

    5725 CHESTNUT ST Issued November 30, 2017 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 OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. (SFD)

    45 N ITHAN ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment

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