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6 hours ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TCO WHILE THE REAR EXTERIOR STAIRS FROM THE THIRD TO THE FOURTH FLOOR ARE INSTALLED.

    807 S 6TH ST Issued December 15, 2017 Comment

6 hours ago

  • Maximizing Longevity of Supplies

    Teacher Walter is asking for $411.87:
    My students need a laminator and cardstock in order to make material that will last. This will ensure we don't have to keep recreating. We need storage clipboards in order to keep data accessible.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment

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30 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ADD 1-3"SOIL/VENT STACK FOR 1-SHOWER STALL, 1-TOILET, 1-VANITY, 2" WASTE LINE 1 1/2 WASTE LINE WATER LINES THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    629 LEAGUE ST Issued December 14, 2017 Comment

35 hours ago

Bella Vista Neighbors Association shared Char...

Tomorrow at our library branch.

    Events: Speaker Series | Charles Santore, Jr.
    Sat, December 16, 2017 3:00 P.M. Add to your calendar Charles Santore Library Cost: FREE "Notable individuals who have enriched our community in many ways will be appearing at the Charles Santore Library to share their ideas and inspiring personal stories.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

41 hours ago

Wanted: Front Desk Volunteer for William M. M...

Wanted: Front Desk Volunteer for William M. Meredith School William M. Meredith School is looking for community volunteers to staff the school’s entrance desk. Responsibilities include: Greeting visitors/students entering the building, facilitating visitors/volunteers/parents with signing in and out, delivering the mail, and special projects. Volunteers are needed for regular shifts M-F from 8:45am-12pm and 12pm-3:10pm. Volunteers will need to obtain School District of Philadelphia volunteer clearances to begin work (more information can be found here https://www.philasd.org/face/volunteer/). School personnel will assist in completing necessary clearance forms. If you are interested, please contact Principal Lauren Overton at loverton@philasd.org. Thanks!

    Volunteers - Family & Community Engagement
    We greatly value our volunteers, and we are so excited for you to share your special talents and time with our students! Volunteers play a critical role in providing our schools with the extra resources and services they need to help all students thrive.
    https://www.philasd.org

2 days ago

2 days ago

  • ZONING ADMIN REVIEW

    FOR THE AMENDMENT OF PREVIOUSLY APPROVED PERMIT #790969. WORK TO INCLUDE THE REDUCTION OF PREVIOUSLY APPROVED FRONT SETBACK AS SHOWN PER PLANS. ORIGINAL PERMIT APPROVED FOR WORK TO INCLUDE THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK WITH A ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE OVER THE THIRD STORY PORTION. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN PLANS. FOR USE AS AN EXISTING SINGLE-FAMILY DWELLING.

    711 FULTON ST Issued December 13, 2017 Comment

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2 days ago

Where to Eat on New Year’s Eve in Philadelphia

Good King Tavern’s (614 S. 7th Street) regular a la carte menu will be available all night, along with French “fancy foods...

The tasting menu at Hungry Pigeon (743 S. 4th Street) includes oysters, warm shrimp with beurre blanc, steak, and crab and potato ravioli, plus galette de rois (king cake) for dessert — traditional among French cultures this time of year. $65

The Twisted Tail’s (509 S. 2nd Street) masquerade party features live music from the Mikey Junior Band and a burlesque performance. Dinner...

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Three tasting menu options will be offered at Michael Solomonov’s Abe Fisher (1623 Sansom Street), with latkes, Shabbos Chicken with potato and swiss chard kugel, dry-aged ribeye, and those famous Montreal-style smoked short ribs. $55-$75

The December 31 tasting menu at Aldine (1901 Chestnut Street) includes four or five courses, depending on the seating. Look for uni custard, poached trout, and grilled beef with lobster salad. $65 or $85

The prix fixe New Year’s Eve menus at Jose Garces’ tapas spots offer courses themed to Spanish cities — choose between San Sebastian or Barcelona at Amada (217 Chestnut Street) and Bilbao or Biarittz at Tinto. $75-$95 Official Barclay Prime

The decadent eats at Barclay Prime (237 S. 18th Street) on Rittenhouse Square always have a festive feel. On New Year’s Eve, finish off lobster and wagyu ribeye with a free Champagne toast.

...menu of its Chinese/Jewish-American dishes for $40.99. Sister spots Cheu Noodle Bar (255 S. 10th Street) and Cheu Fishtown (1416 Frankford Avenue) aren’t doing set menus but they are planning...

...for $40.99. Sister spots Cheu Noodle Bar (255 S. 10th Street) and Cheu Fishtown (1416 Frankford Avenue) aren’t doing set menus but they are planning NYE specials, including Sapporo-style butter...

Bring a group of friends to Dim Sum House (3939 Chestnut Street) for the restaurant’s new king crab feast featuring a huge freshwater crab that feeds...

The luxe NYE menu at Fine Palate (231 S. 15th Street) starts with free Champagne. Dinner options include artichoke soup with truffles, uni and caviar, foie gras, truffle risotto, filet mignon, king crab, and wild boar chops. $89, paid in advance Official Fond

At the elegant Fond (1537 S. 11th Street), the five-course tasting menu includes truffled lobster risotto, filet mignon, sturgeon with caviar, and tuna carpaccio. There’s a free Champagne toast at midnight. $95; optional wine pairing $35

The four-course prix fixe menu at Kensington Quarters (1310 Frankford Avenue) starts off appropriately butchery with beef tartare or charcuterie (or oysters). The following courses include parsnip ravioli, pork shoulder, and ribeye. $75; optional $30 wine pairing

In West Philly, Marigold Kitchen (501 S. 45th Street) is pulling out all the stops with a 15-course feast of venison tartare, chestnut ravioli, pan-seared scallops, and enough other bites to keep diners full until 2018. The restaurant is BYOB. $120

Dinner comes with a drag show at Mission (1516 Sansom Street). For $100, get a reserved table, a taco dinner, and tequila. $100 for dinner and the show; $60 for the show with two drinks and passed appetizers Jason Varney Oyster House

The modern Korean menu at SouthGate (1801 Lombard Street) gets some NYE additions. The prix fixe offering includes choices like kimchi fried rice, Chinese five-spice duck, and filet mignon, plus a glass of Champagne. $50

The party at Time (1315 Sansom Street) starts with live jazz and slides into funk and neo-soul later on in the...

Three seatings at Walnut Street Cafe (2929 Walnut Street) mean three different menus. Early birds (5-6 p.m.) feast on three courses — soup...

The four-course French menu at Zinc (246 S. 11th Street) is one of the better deals in town at under 70 bucks. It includes seafood quenelle, quail in pastry, veal and truffle stew, and profiteroles. $68

    Where to Eat on New Year's Eve in Philadelphia
    Before saying so long to 2017, eat a celebratory New Year's Eve dinner at one of these Philly restaurants. Choose from decadent multi-course meals, beer buffets, midnight Champagne toasts, dinner with a side of live music, and more. Just be sure to book a table before it's too late.
    https://philly.eater.com

2 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington shared their event...

Reminder that we're meeting tonight in lieu of last week's cancelled meeting. Please join us at Lilypad to work on our event calendar and volunteer for a committee!

    Friends of Vare-Washington Meeting - Rescheduled
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT RE-ROOFING- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW ROOF COVERINGS ON EXITING ROOFS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    517 KAUFFMAN ST Issued December 12, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 12/13/2017

The QVNA Weekly Digest - 12/13/2017

    QVNA Weekly Newsletter
    Read the latest issue of QVNA's e-newletter to learn about events and programs happening in and near Philadelphia's first neighborhood.
    https://us5.campaign-archive.com

3 days ago

Bella Vista Neighbors Association shared a li...

    News of Bella Vista Dec. 13
    The Bella Vista Neighbors Association is the Registered Community Organization that serves residents of Bella Vista, which is bounded by 6th and 11th Streets, South Street and Washington Avenue. BVNA improves Bella Vista's quality of life, facilitates and augments the delivery of government services, strengthens community bonds, encourages civic involvement, provides a public and neutral discussion forum, and promotes dialogue with elected officials.
    http://mailchi.mp

3 days ago

3rd Police District Captain's Town Hall Community Meeting Wed 12-13-2017 6pm

Captain's Townhall Meeting
Date/Time
December 13th, 2017 06:00 PM

Description
Concerns/Cpt. Millio/ 3rd District

Location
11th & Wharton, Philadelphia Pa

4 days ago

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

  • Verbal Behavior Supplies

    Teacher Walter is asking for $423.79:
    My students need cardstock, ink, timers, and other supplies so that the teacher can print out individualized materials so that each student is able to reach their full potential.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment
  • Interventions On The Go!

    Ms. Dugan is asking for $572.64:
    My students need a rolling cart with locking abilities to transport their intervention materials and technology throughout the school building!
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment

4 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a link.

    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

4 days ago

A huge heartfelt THANK YOU to all of our supp...

A huge heartfelt THANK YOU to all of our supporters for this project, especially the Anonymous donor who gave $750 earlier today to exceed our fundraising goal!! The students and staff of Vare Washington are so grateful for this opportunity!

    Bring Back Our Musical! by Zachary Duberstein
    Prior to the merger of Abigail Vare and George Washington Schools, George Washington was known for putting on amazing musical performances; lighting, elaborate costumes, choreographed dance and song routines, the works! Sadly, due to lack of adequate funding, the school has gone without a musical for several years.
    https://www.pledgecents.com

4 days ago

For the second year in a row, QVNA is hosting...

For the second year in a row, QVNA is hosting a comprehensive leaf clean up in the neighborhood. Crews began removing leaves from streets and sidewalks on December 4 and will continue through December 15. This helps to keep our neighborhood clean through the Winter months and into the Spring. The clean up is scheduled for all blocks that have a significant amount of leaves on the ground, but if your block is missed and it has a lot of leaves to remove, let us know by emailing info@QVNA.org and we will try to include it!

    Queen Village Neighbors Association
    For the second year in a row, QVNA is hosting a comprehensive leaf clean up in the neighborhood. Crews began removing leaves from streets and sidewalks on December 4 and will continue through...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

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

  • Totally Toner

    Ms. Grace is asking for $370.58:
    My students need toner for our classroom laser jet printer to print image resources to draw from.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment
  • Totally Toner Part 2

    Ms. Grace is asking for $425.38:
    My students need color toner for the classroom inkjet printer to print digital art and photographs.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment

5 days ago

Fleisher Art Memorial added 28 new photos — a...

Thanks to the 800 shoppers and vendors who packed the Sanctuary and Center for Works on Paper on Saturday for our third annual Handmade indoor art and craft market! Hope you had as much fun and found as many awesome gifts as we did. Many thanks to Jean Solar for taking and sharing these photographs.

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    Thanks to the 800 shoppers and vendors who packed the Sanctuary and Center for Works on Paper on Saturday for our third annual Handmade indoor art and craft market! Hope you had as much fun and found...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

QV's very own Hungry Pigeon getting great rev...

QV's very own Hungry Pigeon getting great reviews on breakfast options and more!

    Hungry Pigeon serves comfort plates with a cheffy twist
    It can sometimes take a few chapters in a chef's career before he can build the restaurant of his dreams. In the case of the Hungry Pigeon, it is a pair of veteran chefs who are responsible for the irrepressibly quirky, handcrafted character that has made this hybrid cafe-resto-bar such a lovable, all-day fixture on Fabric Row.
    http://www.philly.com

6 days ago

  • Our Room Rocks Mid-Year Changes

    Ms. Fanwick is asking for $416.84:
    My students need individual timers and other supplies and reinforces for a new program to work on their verbal abilities!
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment

6 days ago

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