8 hours ago

Vare Washington is trying to bring musical th...

Vare Washington is trying to bring musical theater back to their school! Performance will be this May, and open to the public. Please consider a donation to help purchase costumes, lighting, props, and the rights to the musical itself. Any amount will help achieve this goal!

    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

46 hours ago

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR DEMOLITION-REMOVE ALL PLASTER FROM WALLS & CEILING. REMOVE TILES FROM BATHROOM. FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION OF NON LOAD-BEARING PARTITION WALLS AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    541 WHARTON ST Issued December 7, 2017 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND PERMIT #811849- FOUNDATION THICKNESSES AS PER FIELD CONDITIONS & REMOVAL OF FRONT BASEMENT WINDOW. NO OTHER PLAN CHANGES. NO CHANGE IN BUILDING FOOT PRINT.

    737 EARP ST Issued December 7, 2017 Comment

2 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington added an event.

This meeting is rescheduled from 12/7. Come meet your neighbors and learn more about our school. We'll have information on upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Children welcome!

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

2 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 4.8KW DC SYSTEM CONSISTING OF 16 SOLAR WORLD 300W PANELS, 16 SOLAR EDGE P320 OPTIMIZERS, 1- SE5000H-US SOLAREDGE INVERTER ALL COMPONETS SOLAR RATED AS PER 2008 NEC.(SOUTH DIST)

    1625 S ORKNEY ST Issued December 6, 2017 Comment

4 days ago

Robbery caught on camera in South Philadelphia

It happened on November 13th at 11 a.m. in the 600 block of Wilder Street.

    Robbery caught on camera in South Philadelphia
    Investigators are searching for a suspect who robbed a man sitting in his car in South Philadelphia. It happened on November 13th at 11 a.m. in the 600 block of Wilder Street. The suspect is seen from several angles on surveillance video.
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

3rd Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Wed 12-06-2017 630pm

PSA 1 Meeting
Date/Time
December 6th, 2017 06:30 PM

Description
Lt. DeAngelo/Santore Library

Location
932 S. 7th Street, Philadelphia, Pa

4 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 400AMP SERVICE ALONG WITH 100AMP SUB PANEL ONLY WITH NO ADDITIONAL WIRING TO THE BUILDING BECAUSE PECO SAID METER IS RUNNING HOT AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    1623-27 S 6TH ST Issued December 4, 2017 Comment

4 days ago

5 days ago

3rd Police District PSA 3 Community Meeting Tuesday 12-05-2017 6pm

PSA 3 Meeting
Date/Time
December 5th, 2017 06:00 PM

Description
Lt. Mirabella/Older Adult Center

Location
1430 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA

5 days ago

6 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington shared their event...

Please join us Thursday at 7! We are looking to fill committee chairpeople and brainstorm our 2018 event calendar!

    Friends of Vare-Washington Meeting
    Come meet your neighbors and learn more about our school. We'll have information on upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Children welcome!
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 03

Dec 03

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLING (1) 90 BTU FURNACE AT 90%, 3 TON A/C WITH ALL RELATED DUCTWORK.

    1622 S 6TH ST Issued December 1, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200A SERVICE INSTALLATIONS IN ACCORDANE WITH 2008 NEC

    614 WHARTON ST Issued December 1, 2017 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 3 HVAC UNITS WITH DUCTWORK (MULTI-FAMILY)

    612 WHARTON ST Issued December 1, 2017 Comment

Dec 02

Dec 02

Dec 01

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    THE INSTALLATION OF A ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINE FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ANY DEVIATIONS FROM FIRE SUPPRESSION PLANS AND BUILDING PLANS WILL REQUIRE AN UPDATED PERMIT.

    1622 S 6TH ST Issued November 29, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP WITH FRESH AIR INLET PA20173330135 "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"

    1614 S ORKNEY ST Issued November 29, 2017 Comment

Nov 30

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Brian Sims'...

    Brian Sims
    In just TWO days, I'll be providing FREE shredding services at Seger Park (1020 Lombard)! From 9 AM to 12 PM you can shred your personal, financial, medical, or any documents with information you...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 30

2017 Holiday Party

Trash & Recycling

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " 2017 Holiday Party
    In lieu of this month's general meeting, we're having a holiday party! Join us at the Devil's Den for a happy hour with $5 drink specials and snacks. Come spread a little cheer and get to know your neighbors in a more informal setting. Kids welcome!
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Nov 29

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      400 Block Dickinson St. November 24, 2017 @ 4:15 p.m. Comment

Nov 28

Italian Market mom paints what she knows - grief | Mike Newall

As a kid growing up at 7th and Wharton, Connie had flirted with the idea of art college.“Dirty hippy beatniks,” her father said, squashing that dream.

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

...paint other things: the old men who lounge on the benches in the park at 10th and Carpenter, the homeless people who panhandle at Washington and Delaware, and the Ric Rac, where before...

    Italian Market mom paints what she knows - grief | Mike Newall
    Paint what you know. That's what Connie Tartaglia's art teacher had preached all those years ago, when little Joey was still just walking, and she was taking a nighttime painting course, while Joe Sr. was busy with the family fruit stands. So, she did.
    http://www.philly.com

Nov 28

Did you know that you can donate directly to ...

Did you know that you can donate directly to Vare Washington through the Fund for the School District of Philadelphia? This #givingtuesday, please visit our microsite and help with our Capital Campaign! #PhillyFUNDamentals #FundPHLschools https://fundamentals.thefundsdp.org/school/2720

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Did you know that you can donate directly to Vare Washington through the Fund for the School District of Philadelphia? This #givingtuesday, please visit our microsite and help with our Capital...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 26

Nov 25

Nov 24

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REFINISH FLOORS,REPLACE PLASTER WITH DRYWALL CEILINGS AND WALLS,REMOVE OLD ROOF COVERING WITH NEW ROOF COVERING

    646 SEARS ST Issued November 22, 2017 Comment

Nov 23

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARD ALTERATIONS- FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    1645 S 5TH ST Issued November 21, 2017 Comment

Nov 22

Commercial Robbery 224 N 10th St DC 17 06 050602

Commercial Robbery 1443 S 7th St DC 17 03 061052 - Duration: 3:26. 191 views

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Commercial Robbery 224 N 10th St DC 17 06 050602

...an unknown amount of money both suspects fled and were last seen west on the 1000 block of Spring Street. The suspects were captured in surveillance video arriving in a Honda SUV which has since...

Assault 2049 S 23rd St DC 17 01 042806 - Duration: 3:26. 1,015 views

Aggravated Assault 6757 N 5th St DC 17 35 090484 - Duration: 2:51.

Aggravated Assault 501 W Lehigh Ave DC 17 25 096427 - Duration: 2:53. 2,127 views

Commerical Robbery 1812 W Cheltenham Ave DC 17 14 102024 - Duration: 2:27. 70 views

Commercial Robbery 442 E Wyoming Ave DC 17 25 098177 - Duration: 1:16. 246 views

Theft 2300 S Broad St DC 17 01 042046 - Duration: 1:28. 250 views

Commercial Robbery 2848 S 16th St DC 17 01 042792 - Duration: 1:08. 300 views

Robbery 732 E Chelten Ave DC 17 14 99993 - Duration: 0:57. 79 views

    Commercial Robbery 224 N 10th St DC 17 06 050602
    On November 20, 2017, at 8:50 pm, two unknown black males entered an Ice Cream store located at 224 North 10th Street telling an employee, a 27 year-old male, they had a gun while demanding money from the cash register.
    https://www.youtube.com/

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