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46 hours ago

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

  • Taking the Work Out of Homework!

    Mrs. Cheney is asking for $642.14:
    My students need DVD players, Math and Science DVDs, card stock, copy paper, and binding combs to make homework differentiated and exciting!
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment
  • Help Us Share Our Success with Everyone!

    Mrs. Cheney is asking for $352.89:
    My students need a color printer and ink cartridges to print photographs, classroom materials, and newsletters.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center shared I...

TONIGHT at 7:30pm! https://www.facebook.com/events/144257906165124/

    Free Improv Comedy at NoLibs Rec
    Free Improv night @ NoLibs Rec Center is back!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Philly Swag 2017: The Gifts Everyone Wants From Philadelphia

Philly’s hometown brewery, Yards Brewery and Taproom (500 Spring Garden St., 215.634.2600), recently relocated to a state-of-the-art facility in Northern Liberties...

This article has 8 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

...come to South Philly: E. Passyunk Avenue’s Crafty Balboa Holiday Market at the Bok (1901 S. 9th St.) and the South Philly Handmade Brigade (1241 Carpenter St...

...Holiday Market at the Bok (1901 S. 9th St.) and the South Philly Handmade Brigade (1241 Carpenter St....

...than 80 local artists showcase their works during Go West! Craft Fest at The Rotunda (40th and Walnut sts.) in West Philly. The following weekend, the Mt. Airy Art Garage Holiday Art Market...

...sts.) in West Philly. The following weekend, the Mt. Airy Art Garage Holiday Art Market (6622 Germantown Ave., 215.242.5074,) features crafts, fine art, music and food on Saturday, December 16 and...

Verde (108 S. 13th St., 215.546.8700) sells clothing, jewelry and accessories, many of which are adorned with subtle...

Yes, the Independence Visitor Center (599 Market St., 800.537.7676) offers tons of resources for visitors, but it’s also home to...

...city, stop into world-class museums like the brand new Museum of the American Revolution (101 S. 3rd St., 215.253.6731), the National Constitution Center (525 Arch St., 215.409.6662), and the...

...of the American Revolution (101 S. 3rd St., 215.253.6731), the National Constitution Center (525 Arch St., 215.409.6662), and the Philadelphia Museum of Art (2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 215.763...

    Philly Swag 2017: The Gifts Everyone Wants From Philadelphia
    Looking for crowd-pleasing holiday gifts? Present your friends and family with unique items that are distinctly Philadelphian. Philly’s boutiques, markets and gift shops are stocked with wares that celebrate the city and are sure to delight everyone on your list.Pop-Up Holiday Markets‘Ti
    https://www.wheretraveler.com

2 days ago

The iconic log cabin in Northern Liberties is for sale

Amid the sea of new construction that continues to pop up in Northern Liberties remains the iconic “Log Cabin House” at 872-78 N. Lawrence Street. Now, after decades of stopping passersby in their tracks, it’s for sale.

    That iconic log house in Northern Liberties is for sale
    Amid the sea of new construction that continues to pop up in Northern Liberties remains the iconic "Log Cabin House" at 872-78 N. Lawrence Street. Now, after decades of stopping passersby in their tracks, it's for sale.
    https://philly.curbed.com

2 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC UNIT WITH DUCTWORK (SFD)

    940 N LEITHGOW ST Issued December 6, 2017 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC UNIT WITH DUCTWORK (SFD)

    938 N LEITHGOW ST Issued December 6, 2017 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC UNIT WITH DUCTWORK (SFD)

    936 N LEITHGOW ST Issued December 6, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS OF AN EXISTING BUILDING NO CHANGE TO PREVIOUSLY APPROVED USE. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. BUILDING IS FULLY SPRINKLERED.SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK.

    416-38 SPRING GARDEN ST Issued December 6, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center added 2 ...

GOOD NEWS: We have reached 410% of our goal with the food drive!. MORE GOOD NEWS: We still have some more time to bring our 13% up to 100% on our TOY DRIVE! Thank you for considering a donation to our cause!

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Northern Liberties Recreation Center, Philadelphia, PA. 640 likes · 10 talking about this · 970 were here. Recreation Center
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A 4 STORY STRUCTURE PLUS CELLAR TO CONTAIN (1) SFD W/ (1) INTERNAL PARKING STALL AND PRIVATE ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY PILOT HOUSE (TO CONTAIN STAIRS AND LANDING ONLY), AS PER PLANS.

    969 N LAWRENCE ST Issued December 5, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008 (CC DISTRICT)

    608 N GALLOWAY ST Issued December 5, 2017 Comment
  • OPERATIONS PERMIT

    11/16/17 ERECT ASSEMBLY TENT 30X60

    811 N 7TH ST Issued December 5, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008 (CC DISTRICT)

    608 N GALLOWAY ST Issued December 5, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008 (CC DISTRICT)

    608 N GALLOWAY ST Issued December 5, 2017 Comment
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3 days ago

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  • Taking the Work Out of Homework!

    Mrs. Cheney is asking for $659.09:
    My students need DVD players, Math and Science DVDs, card stock, copy paper, and binding combs to make homework differentiated and exciting!
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

4 days ago

2nd Street Festival shared their event.

    Second Street Sessions - Holiday Edition!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

We have reached our goal of 300 for the food ...

We have reached our goal of 300 for the food drive. Let's concentrate on our toy donations now. Thanks for helping us out. All donated items (even the toys) will go to Feast of Justice. http://www.feastofjustice.org/

    Feast Of Justice
    Poverty doesn't distinguish between young and old, it doesn't recognize race or religion, male or female, or even working or unemployed. It is indiscriminate and spreading. The one piece that is held in common is that the people that Feast of Justice serves are our neighbors, our community, and the people we meet on the block.
    http://www.feastofjustice.org

4 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center shared I...

Friday at 7:30pm! & FREE!

    Free Improv Comedy at NoLibs Rec
    Free Improv night @ NoLibs Rec Center is back!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Any business's that would like to help the Fi...

Any business's that would like to help the Fishtown cheerleaders out, please let me know ❤️

    Katie Marie Nieves
    Any business's that would like to help the Fishtown cheerleaders out, please let me know ❤️
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Last chance! Grab your tickets to support The...

Last chance! Grab your tickets to support The Monkey & The Elephant's transitional employment program at our fundraising dinner tonight! We can't wait to see you there.

    Fundraising Dinner
    The Monkey and the Elephant cordially invites you to join us for an exclusive fundraising dinner at chez NOVAKS in Philadelphia. All proceeds and donations go to The Monkey & The Elephant's transitional employment program. Bring your favorite bottle of wine (BYOB) and enjoy a three course meal on historic Girard Ave.
    https://the-monkey-and-the-elephant.ticketleap.com

4 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW 400AMP SERVICES PER NEC 2008 AND NEW FIRE ALARM SYSTEM PER NFPA 72 ONLY. BRANCH CIRCUIT WIRING TO BE PERFORMED BY OTHERS.(TRIPLEX) (CC DISTRICT)

    978-80 N LAWRENCE ST Issued December 4, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ ALTERATIONS FOR INTERIOR (2200 SQ FT) AND ROOF COVERINGS (300 SQ FT). PAVERS AND MASONRY REPOINTING AS PER HISTORICAL APPROVAL. PHC TO REVIEW MORTAR SAMPLE.

    523 FAIRMOUNT AVE Issued December 4, 2017 Comment

4 days ago

  • Shh! Headphones Please!

    Ms. Murphy is asking for $155.78:
    My students need headphones for when they work on computers and/or tablets.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

5 days ago

Limited seating left! Grab your tickets to Th...

Limited seating left! Grab your tickets to The Monkey & The Elephant's fundraising dinner before they're gone.

    Fundraising Dinner
    The Monkey and the Elephant cordially invites you to join us for an exclusive fundraising dinner at chez NOVAKS in Philadelphia. All proceeds and donations go to The Monkey & The Elephant's transitional employment program. Bring your favorite bottle of wine (BYOB) and enjoy a three course meal on historic Girard Ave.
    https://the-monkey-and-the-elephant.ticketleap.com

5 days ago

Neighbors supporting neighbors. It takes a Co...

Neighbors supporting neighbors. It takes a Community. Join us tomorrow night at Chez NOVAK’S and become a part of the community that sees the potential in young people impacted by foster care. Reserve your seat at the table today tinyurl.com/yabcdweb

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Neighbors supporting neighbors. It takes a Community. Join us tomorrow night at Chez NOVAK'S and become a part of the community that sees the potential in young people impacted by foster care....
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

  • Homework Helpers!

    Ms. Murphy is asking for $156.72:
    My students need reading and math materials to take take home and practice with their parents, to strengthen the skills taught in class.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

6 days ago

2nd Street Festival shared Standard Tap's pos...

    Standard Tap
    Brewery ARS is coming up on their 1 year anniversary! To celebrate, we will be pouring Diggable, Slowgazer, Bright Lights and Sugar Plum, all at half price for Happy Hour! Monday through Friday from...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Time is running out! Get your tickets for The...

Time is running out! Get your tickets for The Monkey & The Elephant's fundraising dinner now!

    Fundraising Dinner
    The Monkey and the Elephant cordially invites you to join us for an exclusive fundraising dinner at chez NOVAKS in Philadelphia. All proceeds and donations go to The Monkey & The Elephant's transitional employment program. Bring your favorite bottle of wine (BYOB) and enjoy a three course meal on historic Girard Ave.
    https://the-monkey-and-the-elephant.ticketleap.com

6 days ago

Reminder: the next Kearny Friends meeting is ...

Reminder: the next Kearny Friends meeting is this Wednesday, December 6, 6-7 pm at the NLNA Community Center, 700 N. 3rd St. (at Fairmount). Kids welcome! We'll have crayons to keep them entertained & feed them pizza so you can get ready for bedtime after the meeting. Come join us and support our neighborhood school.

    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center shared I...

Friday @ 7:30pm = Free Entertainment!

    Free Improv Comedy at NoLibs Rec
    Free Improv night @ NoLibs Rec Center is back!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Handsome Northern Liberties home lists for first time in nearly 20 years

The 2,500-square-foot property, described as a mini-mansion in the listing, sits at 928 N. 5th Street and has been restored room by room by the current owner. Today, it’s a five-bedroom, two and a half bath home with plenty of original character mixed in with modern finishes.

    Handsome Northern Liberties home lists for first time in nearly 20 years
    A handsome home that we can only imagine smells of rich mahogany has hit the market in Northern Liberties for the first time in nearly two decades, asking $489,900. The 2,500-square-foot property, described as a mini-mansion in the listing, sits at 928 N. 5th Street and has been restored room by room by the current owner.
    https://philly.curbed.com

6 days ago

2nd Street Festival added an event.

Once again, the businesses of N. 2nd Street throw open their doors and invite you to revel in Second Street Sessions ....the Holiday Edition! Stop into local taverns to check out their craft vendors & live music (no cover!). Shop the deals at N. 2nd Street's retail stores and galleries. Noon to 5 pm N. 2nd Street between Spring Garden and Germantown See map below for participating businesses.

    Second Street Sessions - Holiday Edition!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Our Coffee is Powerful -

Our Coffee is Powerful -

    Our Coffee is Powerful
    https://us5.campaign-archive.com

6 days ago

  • Chromebooks for Success!

    Mrs. Cheney is asking for $460.86:
    My students need two Chromebooks for online interventions and research projects.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

Dec 03

Fishtown Area Business Association shared lyn...

Coming up this weekend!!

    lyn and company
    lyn and company, Hatfield, Pennsylvania. 227 likes · 158 talking about this. Creating and planning fabulous vendor/craft shows, fundraiser, girls night out shopping events and other fun events and...
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 02

Spin to your hearts content @cyclebrewerytown...

Spin to your hearts content @cyclebrewerytown at 10am tomorrow morning! $20 cash donation gets you in the door and benefits M&E. Reserve your spot online now!

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Spin to your hearts content @cyclebrewerytown at 10am tomorrow morning! $20 cash donation gets you in the door and benefits M&E. Reserve your spot online now!
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 02

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008

    608 N GALLOWAY ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008

    608 N GALLOWAY ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008

    926 N MARSHALL ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008

    608 N GALLOWAY ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment

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