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We had a great turnout for last night’s Famil...

We had a great turnout for last night’s Family Movie Night Pajama Party.


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Free headshots available. Click the link for...

Free headshots available. Click the link for more information!

    Events: Headshots at the BRIC!
    Get a FREE headshot photo taken at the Business Resource Innovation Center (BRIC)! Headshots are a new service for entrepreneurs, nonprofit professionals, job seekers, and more! Use your photo to enhance your professional portfolio and make your LinkedIn profile stand out among the selfies! Headshots will take place on Fridays from 11:00 a.m.
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  • I would love to take a headshot. Do I have to register or just get in line. just rec'd this email nut will try to make it brfore 1pm

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Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

Yesterday parents joined us for a CPR workshop. Even a little one learned the basics of CPR. Want to join us for the infant and child CPR workshop? Save the date: March 21st


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  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    FOR THE ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE OF OCCUAPNCY FOR A DAYCARE FACILITY ON THE FIRST FLOOR LEVEL OF AN EXISTING BUILDING. NO WORK ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PERMIT. COMPLIANCE WITH PHILADELPHIA FIRE CODE AND PROPERTY MAINTENACE CODE PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY.

    4721 N 5TH ST Issued February 20, 2018 Comment

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SRC plans vote on seven new charter applications Thursday

ASPIRA wants to open a new Antonio Pantoja Preparatory Charter School at 4322 N. Fifth St. in the Hunting Park neighborhood of North Philadelphia, which will be based on the model...

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Mastery’s new elementary school would open in the old Wakisha Charter School building at 900 W. Jefferson St. in North Philadelphia in the 2019-20 school year, serving 175 students in grades K-2. It would reach full enrollment in the 2024-25 school year with 756 students in grades K-8.

A nonprofit called Hebrew Public is seeking to open a dual-language charter school that would teach Hebrew to students four days a week, beginning in kindergarten. The school would open at 3300 Henry Ave. in East Falls, ultimately serving 702 students in grade K-8.

    SRC plans vote on seven new charter applications Thursday
    The School Reform Commission will consider applications for seven new charter schools on Thursday, Feb. 22. Two additional applications have been withdrawn since the process began in December. Four established Philly charter operators are applying to open five new schools along with two operators new to the city.
    http://thenotebook.org

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3 arrests in shooting death of Philadelphia man in Bensalem

Police found Hill, 26, of the 600 block of Wingohocking Street, with a gunshot wound to the chest on the 900 block of Bristol Pike around 7 p.m. Sunday.

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Police found Hill, 26, of the 600 block of Wingohocking Street, with a gunshot wound to the chest on the 900 block of Bristol Pike around 7 p.m. Sunday.

    3 arrests in killing of Philly man in Bensalem
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW LIVE VIDEO 3pm UPDATE + REPLAYS TOP VIDEOS LIVE VIDEO 3pm UPDATE + REPLAYS Authorities have made three arrests in Sunday's murder of a Philadelphia man in Bensalem. Jonathan Vega, Charles Alexander and Ann Marie Rodriquez have been charged with the criminal homicide, criminal conspiracy and related offenses in the death of 26-year-old Tevin Hill.
    http://6abc.com

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Robbery 2601 S 8th St DC 18 03 006970

Robbery 4401 N 5th St DC 15 25 031530 - Duration: 2:19. 2,877 views

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Robbery 2601 S 8th St DC 18 03 006970

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    Robbery 2601 S 8th St DC 18 03 006970
    On February 4, 2018 at approximately 9:30 pm, two unknown black males were captured on surveillance video knocking on the rear door to the Best of Both Worlds Store located at 2601 South 8th. Street pretending to be making a pizza delivery.
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4 days ago

Scholarship opportunity below!

Scholarship opportunity below!

    Firstrust Samuel A. Green Scholarship Program
    Submit an essay on college education by 3/23/18 for your chance to earn a $10,000 academic scholarship! Click for more details.
    https://www.firstrustscholarship.com

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Philly man shot to death in Bensalem; officials call it atypical crime

Police found Tevin Hill, 26, of the 600 block of Wingohocking Street, with a gunshot wound to the chest on the 900 block of Bristol Pike around 7 p.m. Sunday.

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Police found Tevin Hill, 26, of the 600 block of Wingohocking Street, with a gunshot wound to the chest on the 900 block of Bristol Pike around 7 p.m. Sunday.

    Philly man shot to death in Bensalem
    A Philadelphia man is dead after being shot in Bensalem, Bucks County Sunday night. Police found Tevin Hill, 26, of the 600 block of Wingohocking Street, with a gunshot wound to the chest on the 900 block of Bristol Pike around 7 p.m. Sunday. Hill was taken to the hospital where he later died.
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

Things to do in Olney Presentation

Here is the presentation given at the February 2018 GOCA meeting.  It is not a final list – it is a starting list.  If you have suggestions for activities or find a link that isn’t working, please let us know through our Contact Us link.  GOCA hopes this is a work in progress so that it is a useful reference for the community.

    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association " Things to do in Olney Presentation
    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association - The Greater Olney Civic Association is an umbrella organization whose mission is to study, plan, coordinate and promote the overall civic, economic, ecological and cultural welfare of the community within the Olney Master Plan area.
    http://www.goca.org

5 days ago

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies are...

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies are closed on Monday, 2.19.2018 in honor of Presidents' Day! Want to learn more about this holiday? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/presidents-day

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies are closed on Monday, 2.19.2018 in honor of Presidents' Day! Want to learn more about this holiday? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/presidents-day
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6 days ago

Remember, Philadelphia Federal Credit Union i...

Remember, Philadelphia Federal Credit Union is coming to Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Wednesday, 2.28.2018! Details below!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Remember, Philadelphia Federal Credit Union is coming to Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch on Wednesday, 2.28.2018! Details below!
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Feb 16

Happy Lunar New Year! It's the year of the d...

Happy Lunar New Year! It's the year of the dog! Want to learn more about this holiday? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/chinese-new-year

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Happy Lunar New Year! It's the year of the dog! Want to learn more about this holiday? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/chinese-new-year
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Feb 16

On Wednesday, 3.28 at 6:30 pm, we are hosting...

On Wednesday, 3.28 at 6:30 pm, we are hosting an information session on our Friends of the Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch! Please share!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    On Wednesday, 3.28 at 6:30 pm, we are hosting an information session on our Friends of the Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch! Please share!
    https://www.facebook.com

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Feb 15

Did you know that it is Susan B. Anthony's bi...

Did you know that it is Susan B. Anthony's birthday today? Learn more -- https://www.biography.com/people/susan-b-anthony-194905

    Susan B. Anthony
    Susan B. Anthony was a suffragist, abolitionist, author and speaker who was the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association.
    https://www.biography.com

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Feb 15

Feb 15

  • The Next Olympic Gymnast

    Mr. McShain is asking for $561.59:
    My students need gymnastics equipment to make their gymnastics unit a success. The tumbling triangles will help our littlest gymnasts progress quite nicely on all types of rolls and handsprings.
    Cayuga Elementary Promise Academy Comment

Feb 14

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Another Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) position ...

    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    Happy Tuesday!!! At this time SEPTA is recruiting for a Customer Service Specialist(IBT) in its Customer Service Department. The starting salary for this position is $25.01 an hour. APPLY HERE:...
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Feb 14

Parents are encouraged to complete the annual...

Parents are encouraged to complete the annual online school survey during conferences. Please stop by the art room or computer lab after your child’s conference to complete this brief survey to earn prizes and help our school hear your voice. All students whose parents complete a parent survey during conferences this week will be given a dress down day coupon. All parents who complete the parent survey during conferences this week will receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate. The class with the highest participation of survey completion during conferences will also receive a pizza party!

    Juniata Park Academy
    Parents are encouraged to complete the annual online school survey during conferences. Please stop by the art room or computer lab after your child's conference to complete this brief survey to earn...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 14

Happy Valentine's Day! Want to learn about t...

Happy Valentine's Day! Want to learn about this holiday? http://www.history.com/topics/valentines-day

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Happy Valentine's Day! Want to learn about this holiday? http://www.history.com/topics/valentines-day
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 14

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Info below

    The Delaware Valley Is Hiring
    Happy Sunday! SEPTA is seeking a Dispatcher - CCT (Customized Community Transportation). Salary Range: -$43,108 - $53,872 - Apply⬇️⬇️...
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Feb 13

Free tax prep at Free Library of Philadelphia...

Free tax prep at Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central on Saturday, 3.3.2018 from 9 am to 3 pm! Information can be found in the link below! https://libwww.freelibrary.org/blog/post/3222

    Blog: Free Tax Preparation and Resource Fair
    On Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Parkway Central Library welcomes back the United Way and the Campaign for Working Families for our second annual Free Tax Prep & Resource Fair. Community organizations will be available to connect tax filers to local, state, and national resources that help individuals and families to grow their financial assets.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Feb 13

May you be blessed with success, prosperity, ...

May you be blessed with success, prosperity, and happiness on Mahashivarati and always! Want to learn more about this holiday? http://www.hindustantimes.com/art-and-culture/why-do-we-celebrate-maha-shivaratri-shiva-s-wedding-emergence-of-shivalinga-and-other-mythical-stories/story-vx4jExwU8yju1AsXkK7XFJ.html

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    May you be blessed with success, prosperity, and happiness on Mahashivarati and always! Want to learn more about this holiday?...
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