16 hours ago

Baby on the way? Here are some decorating tip...

Baby on the way? Here are some decorating tips!

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18 hours ago

The Center for Art in Wood shared their album...

Thank you to all the sponsors, artists volunteer's and to those who were able to join us for the celebration of the career accomplishments of Albert LeCoff last Friday, May 18th! Here are some of the images from the event taken by artist Winifred Helton-Harmon. Missed out on the farewell fundraiser? You can still support and honor Albert by making a donation! Your support goes toward exhibitions and programs at the Center. https://centerforartinwood.org/support/perfect-finish-turn-albert/

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018
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20 hours ago

Last night at Seger Park... https://www.nbcs...

Last night at Seger Park... https://www.nbcsports.com/philadelphia/the700level/joel-embiid-throws-down-playground-dunk-poor-soul

    Joel Embiid throws down playground dunk on poor soul
    Nick Foles for the 35th overall pick in the draft? A lot of Eagles fans would've probably pulled the trigger on that trade. We know now the Eagles, wisely, did not. Technically, it was Foles who shunned the Cleveland Browns' overtures.
    https://www.nbcsports.com

22 hours ago

Transform your approach to theater with the S...

Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
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38 hours ago

Please note that the National Archives at Phi...

Please note that the National Archives at Philadelphia will be closed on Monday, May 28, in observation of Memorial Day. Visit NARA's special Memorial Day web page on National Archives News, which highlights NARA's holdings that document Memorial Day and honors those who have given their lives: https://www.archives.gov/news/topics/memorial-day For information about our hours, please visit our website: https://www.archives.gov/philadelphia

    Memorial Day: A Commemoration
    Memorial Day, initially referred to as Decoration Day, was observed by many communities after the Civil War, when the nation suffered more than 620,000 military deaths, roughly 2 percent of the total population at the time. John A.
    https://www.archives.gov

38 hours ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Philly311
    🚙 Remember Philly, a vehicle is considered abandoned if it is inoperable, it prevents a hazard, or if it is abandoned on public property. Report abandoned vehicles to us and Philadelphia Police...
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38 hours ago

Just cruising down Spruce. #classiccar #cruel...

Just cruising down Spruce. #classiccar #cruelladevil #sprucestreet #washwestcivic #philly

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    Just cruising down Spruce. #classiccar #cruelladevil #sprucestreet #washwestcivic #philly
    https://www.facebook.com

40 hours ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    6abc Action News
    3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) perform the annual "Flags In" tradition ahead of Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery, placing flags at more than 228,000 headstones of fallen...
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41 hours ago

Small businesses are not only important to th...

Small businesses are not only important to the economy, but also to developing innovative technologies and being the fabric of a community. This is why it's important to stay open after an emergency. Mueller's Chocolate shares their story on how they plan...to stay open #READYBusiness

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Small businesses are not only important to the economy, but also to developing innovative technologies and being the fabric of a community. This is why it's important to stay open after an emergency....
    http://www.facebook.com

42 hours ago

Today, our partners from @PhillyFireDept laun...

Today, our partners from @PhillyFireDept launch Act Now , an effort to teach students life saving medical emergency skills, like hands-only CPR. Learn more about the importance of being trained in CPR from @MobileCPR in our video/blog https://beta.phila.gov/2018-03-27-part-of-the-plan-cpr-and-home-emergency-preparedness/

    Part of the Plan: CPR and Home Emergency Preparedness | Office of Emergency Management
    Part of the Planis the Office of Emergency Management's monthly video series where we open our public safety plans and partnerships. Something we value at OEM is informing and including the public as to your roles in our plans. As we say: You are the Public in Public Safety.
    https://beta.phila.gov

42 hours ago

The Clay Studio added 2 new photos.

Setting up for The Clay Studio National, Carly Slade just dropped off this piece. The full show will be up on tomorrow!

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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42 hours ago

Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her...

Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her work developed into turned-wood sculptures. Don't miss this retrospective that brings together these two art forms. Open Tues - Sat, 10 - 5.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her work developed into turned-wood sculptures. Don't miss this retrospective that brings together these two art forms. Open Tues - Sat, 10 - 5.
    https://www.facebook.com

45 hours ago

Just posted: Job opportunites with OEM. Regio...

Just posted: Job opportunites with OEM. Regional Integration Center (RIC) Coordinator and Health/Medical Planning Coordinator. Learn more or apply ➡️https://bit.ly/2gvCdK5 #PHLCityJobs #EmergencyManagement

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Just posted: Job opportunites with OEM. Regional Integration Center (RIC) Coordinator and Health/Medical Planning Coordinator. Learn more or apply ➡️https://bit.ly/2gvCdK5 #PHLCityJobs...
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47 hours ago

Throughout Memorial Day weekend, thinking of ...

Throughout Memorial Day weekend, thinking of the service men and women who sacrificed their lives for our country and their families who keep their memory.

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Throughout Memorial Day weekend, thinking of the service men and women who sacrificed their lives for our country and their families who keep their memory.
    http://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

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2 days ago

Today, @NOAA forecasters predicted a near or ...

Today, @NOAA forecasters predicted a near or above normal 2018 Atlantic hurricane season. The season begins next week, June 1st. See the history of severe storms in Philadelphia & steps you can take to be prepared (video/blog) ⬇️ #HurricaneOutlook https://beta.phila.gov/posts/oem/2017-08-18-part-of-the-plan-hurricanes/

    Part of the Plan: Hurricanes | Office of Emergency Management | Posts
    August 19th, 2017 Part of the Plan is the Office of Emergency Management's monthly video series where we open our public safety plans and partnerships. Something we value at OEM is informing and including the public as to your roles in our plans. As we say: You are the Public in Public Safety.
    https://beta.phila.gov

2 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    CCRA Letter to Johnson
    The Center City Residents' Association's letter to Councilman Johnson supporting bike lane changes on Spruce and Pine Streets.
    https://issuu.com

2 days ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management u...

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management updated their cover photo.
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2 days ago

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's CO...

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's COMING HOME to THE GOOD FIGHT, we agree that Nyambi Nyambi deserves your attention.

    Learn His Name: Nigerian-American Actor, Nyambi Nyambi Deserves Your Attention
    Nyambi Nyambi has always done things on his own terms. He was told by a teacher, who was involved in a Martin Luther King gala being performed on his university campus, that he didn't belong in the cast. To which he responded, "I am going to study his speech, his (mannerisms), the speech behind the speech.
    http://www.konbini.com

2 days ago

The Clay Studio added 4 new photos.

The Clay Studio and Craft NOW Philadelphia are partnering with the American Craft Council as they plan their 2019 national conference in Philadelphia. The last two days were a wonderful whirlwind of tours and introductions. We were thrilled to help show off the amazing and plentiful craft artists, institutions, and resources in Philadelphia. Just a few of the stops were Tyler School of Art Ceramics, Glass, Metals, and Fibers, Globe Dye Works studios of Brian Giniewski and Stacey Lee Webber, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Museum of the American Revolution, National Liberty Museum, Crane Arts, Maken Studios and many more.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with ...

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

This federal program helps low-income familie...

This federal program helps low-income families buy a home with a unique method meant to encourage saving.

    https://rismedia.com

2 days ago

The Center for Art in Wood added 5 new photos...

Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018
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2 days ago

We Love Queen Village shared a link.

    In Queen Village, life imitates art, but with a Target store and too much parking | Inga Saffron
    The main character in the new novel by Philadelphia writer Nathaniel Popkin, Everything is Borrowed, is a cutting-edge architect who has agreed, against his better judgment, to design a large apartment building at Fifth and Bainbridge for a powerful local developer.
    http://www.philly.com

2 days ago

The Library of Congress just announced that t...

The Library of Congress just announced that their papers of Benjamin Franklin are now online. The collection includes copies of the First Continental Congress Petition to King George III, drafts of the Treaty of Paris, diplomatic correspondence, notes on electricity, drawings of bifocals, and more! You can learn more here: https://www.loc.gov/item/prn-18-044/?loclr=eanotw-new

    Papers of Benjamin Franklin Now Online
    The papers of American scientist, statesman and diplomat Benjamin Franklin have been digitized and are now available online for the first time from the Library of Congress. The Library announced the digitization today in remembrance of the anniversary of Franklin's death on April 17, 1790.The Franklin papers consist of approximately 8,000 items mostly dating from the 1770s and 1780s.
    https://www.loc.gov

2 days ago

Seger Park shared Philly Girls in Motion's po...

Get your Girl Power On!

    Philly Girls in Motion
    WE WANT YOU! To register now for @seechicksrun The ONLY ladies 5k/10k in Philadelphia. Sunday, June 3rd. Get a race tee and goody backpack! Bring your friends, your sisters, your mamas, your...
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2 days ago

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly ...

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.

    The Wilma Theater
    Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Important Committee work at our meeting tonig...

Important Committee work at our meeting tonight!

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Important Committee work at our meeting tonight!
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3 days ago

The Wilma Theater shared American Theatre mag...

The American Theatre magazine panel Stage Migration: Immigrants and the American Theatre is live!

    American Theatre magazine
    Tonight we are live at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Manuela Goyanes, and Ngozi Anyanwu. #StageMigrations
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

The Clay Studio added 4 new photos.

Exciting work is coming in for The Clay Studio National opening this Saturday. Pictured is work from Nicole Gugliotti, Casey Whittier, Hitomi Shibata and Emily Duke.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

You'll love reading our beautiful May issue o...

You'll love reading our beautiful May issue of QVNA Magazine! (Just click to read it online!) . Thank you to our Magazine Committee members for your great work -- and congratulations to Gloria Dei (Old Swedes) for making our front cover story. You've got a great story to tell. #QVNAlovesvolunteers, #QVvolunteers, #GloriaDeiOldSwedes,#QVNA.

    QVNA Magazine (May 2018)
    In this issue, we unveil a gorgeous new design concept that aims to revitalize the grounds at Gloria Dei (Old Swedes') Church and National Historic Site.
    https://issuu.com

3 days ago

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine pane...

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine panel including Wilma Artistic Director Blanka Zizka will be on Facebook Live at 6pm. Check their Facebook page at 6pm or check back here to watch the shared video.

    AT Live Event! Stage Migrations: Immigrants and the American Theatre
    On May 23, AT senior editor Diep Tran will moderate a conversation with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Goyanes, Ngozi Anyanwu, Immigrants and refugees are woven into the fabric of American identity, and American theatre has always reflected that, from Yiddish theatre to El Teatro Campesino to and the Ufot cycle.
    https://www.americantheatre.org

3 days ago

The Clay Studio added 3 new photos.

We want to send out congratulations to one of our founders, Janice Merendino, who is being honored by Moore College of Art & Design as a 2018 Distinguished Alumni Honoree! More info is available here: https://moore.edu/alumni/distinguished-alumni Janice also has four of her paintings in the Woodmere Annual: 77th Juried Exhibition open June 2nd - Sept 2nd| Open House Reception June 2nd | Noon - 4pm https://woodmereartmuseum.org/experience/exhibitions/the-woodmere-annual-77th-juried-exhibition

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Check out the video made for the current exhi...

Check out the video made for the current exhibition Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. To watch more from our video archive go to https://www.youtube.com/user/C4AW and be sure to click subscribe.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Check out the video made for the current exhibition Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. To watch more from our video archive go to https://www.youtube.com/user/C4AW and be sure to click subscribe.
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Mark Segal Author
    Here's the column I wrote about me and those Ruby Red Slippers It's official: I'm history Just saying that I am humbled is not enough: It is an honor of a lifetime. By the title of this column, I'm...
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3 days ago

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new brea...

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new breath as an actor in this week's look at the Wilma's HotHouse Intensive. The Summer Intensive with begins this June with Artistic Director Blanka Zizka and Company Member Justin Jain. Delve into the work of the Wilma HotHouse Company --> https://goo.gl/1nAins

    HotHouse Intensive: A New Breath
    Temple University Musical Theater BFA student José Raúl Mangual took part in a HotHouse Intensive this winter. He documented the experience through daily reflections and photos that will be shared as blog posts as we prepare for the Summer Intensive. I felt like today's class was the first that I saw, without seeking, the parallels between exercises.
    http://blog.wilmatheater.org

3 days ago

oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss ...

oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss the localized impact of the Repaving and Safety Project on Pine and Spruce Streets in WashWest - Wed. May 30th (weather permitting).

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss the localized impact of the Repaving and Safety Project on Pine and Spruce Streets in WashWest - Wed. May 30th (weather permitting).
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Welcome to the neighborhood, Oh Brother Phill...

Welcome to the neighborhood, Oh Brother Philly! 🍔🍟

    Oh Brother Philly makes Old City debut
    Looking for a new restaurant to check out? Look no further than one of the city's freshest arrivals. Located at 206 Market St. in Old City, the newcomer is called Oh Brother Philly.
    http://6abc.com

3 days ago

Friday is the deadline to file a first level review for your property tax assessment. The Inquirer has a step-by-step guide.

The Office of Property Assessment is located at the Curtis Center, 601 Walnut St., Suite 300W, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106. Phone: 215-686-4334.

    Need to appeal your Philly property assessment? Here's how, step by step
    Your 2019 proposed reassessment, came with a "First Level Review" form. Send it in! It's the first step to have your assessment reviewed. You don't need a lawyer to send in the form, due by May 25. - Erin Arvedlund, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

3 days ago

http://www.phila.gov/OPA/Assessments/Pages/Ap...

http://www.phila.gov/OPA/Assessments/Pages/Appeals.aspx You must file by Friday May 25, 2018.

    http://www.phila.gov

3 days ago

Today's enews, sponsored by local fitness stu...

Today's enews, sponsored by local fitness studio Charge Performance and Wellness.

    BVNA News for May 23
    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.
    https://mailchi.mp

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EXCAVATE SIDEWALK TO INSTALL NEW 5" CURB TRAP AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    249 SAINT JOSEPHS WAY Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
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    EXCAVATE SIDEWALK TO INSTALL NEW 5" CURB TRAP AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    251 SAINT JOSEPHS WAY Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
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    EXCAVATE SIDEWALK TO INSTALL NEW 5" CURB TRAP AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    314 SAINT JAMES PL Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
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    EXCAVATE SIDEWALK TO INSTALL NEW 5" CURB TRAP AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

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    FOR THE ERECTION OF NON-BEARING PARTITIONS IN THE BASEMENT TO CREATE A NON-HABITABLE LAUNDRY ROOM. NO CHANGE IN OCCUPANCY.

    510 SPRUCE ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment

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