16 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

16 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

19 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...
    https://www.facebook.com

21 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

27 hours ago

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF EXISTING ONE-STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND-HELD TOOLS ONLY. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    630-32 CHRISTIAN ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE DRYWALL, SHEETROCK, NEW BATHROOM AND KITCHEN, NEW WINDOWS AND DOORS IN EXISTING OPENING. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL WORK

    616 KIMBALL ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF EXISTING THREE-STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND-HELD TOOLS ONLY. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    634 CHRISTIAN ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment

33 hours 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

35 hours ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management u...

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

38 hours 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

39 hours 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

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

  • Just the Basics

    Mrs. Lincoln is asking for $384.71:
    My students need some basic supplies, like markers, Sharpies, a stapler, and tape.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment
  • Calculators and a sharpener

    Mrs. Lincoln is asking for $327.07:
    My students need a sharpener, 10 calculators and a book to teach calculator skills.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment

2 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!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 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

2 days ago

10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'

Where: 600 Washington Ave., second floor, unit 18UA

This article has 9 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would...

Where: 1324 W. Clearfield St.

Where: 832 N. Broad St.

Where: 5548 Chestnut St., first floor

Where: 301-305 N. Ninth St.

Where: 1216 Arch St., fourth floor

Where: 1219 Vine St.

Where: 216 W. Somerset St.

DYK: You can see a piece of the Berlin Wall in the garden of the German Society of PA (Sixth & Spring Garden) #BillyPennGram

    10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'
    What do you have planned for May 29? Hopefully not a cup of Starbucks coffee. Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would close all 8,000 of its U.S.
    https://billypenn.com

2 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

2 days ago

6 Minute Meal & Deal: Hungry Pigeon's French omelet

743 S 4th St,

    6 Minute Meal & Deal: Hungry Pigeon's French omelet
    In this week's 6 Minute Meal and a Deal, Alicia Vitarelli gets in the kitchen for a quick and easy recipe at the Hungry Pigeon.
    http://6abc.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • Just Some Essentials

    Mrs. J. is asking for $537.60:
    My students need crayons, folders, glue, book covers which we use as seat sacks, and tape to hang our work. I am also requesting magnet building tiles.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment

3 days ago

Gratuitous video of a spinning wheel of choco...

Gratuitous video of a spinning wheel of chocolate from our Part of the Plan: Small Business shoot with Muellers Chocolate at Reading Terminal Market today #READYBusiness #PlanToStayOpen #ChocolateEmergency

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Gratuitous video of a spinning wheel of chocolate from our Part of the Plan: Small Business shoot with Muellers Chocolate at Reading Terminal Market today #READYBusiness #PlanToStayOpen...
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Definitely the sweetest video shoot we ever did. Talking small business preparedness with Mueller's Chocolate at Reading Terminal Market. Insight into weathering any size emergency, coming soon in our monthly Part of the Plan series. Plan...to Stay Open. #READYBusiness

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Calling all neighbors -- please share your op...

Calling all neighbors -- please share your opinions for the South Street Image and Perception Survey! As part of its ongoing work to revitalize South Street, The South Street Headhouse District needs your help as a community stakeholder to take a quick survey. Your input will help develop measures of current perceptions of the South Street Headhouse area and help SSHD have a baseline to measure against in the future. The survey is quick to take, anonymous, and will remain open until May 29th. PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT NOW TO COMPLETE IT. https://reporting.padowntown.org/forms/south-street-headhouse-district Thanks for your help!

    PA Downtown Center - South Street Headhouse District
    https://reporting.padowntown.org

3 days ago

The schedule is out for this year's Welcome A...

The schedule is out for this year's Welcome America celebration. 7 days and 50 events to mark our nation's independence in the city where it all started. Check out the schedule and also sign up for free text alerts from the City. Text AMERICA to 888-777 and stay connected to developing weather, event, and public safety information. #July4thPhilly 🇺🇲️ https://welcomeamerica.com/events/

    Events - Welcome America 2018
    The festival is traveling into the local communities! Philadelphia is much more than our downtown. Discover a new neighborhood or enjoy a staycation. For a look at where we'll be, explore below:
    https://welcomeamerica.com

4 days ago

Updated 4 days ago

Parking

Is there anywhere in Philly to securely park a small 10" moving truck overnight?

  • From the sounds of it, you want to pay an indoor garage to do so. there are two in the 1500 block of Latimer that I know of, plenty of others in town too.

4 days ago

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared QV...

Queen Village has the luckiest dogs in town....

    Home
    Autumn Arrives with a full Plate of Events for South Street The SouthStreet Headhouse District is looking forward to lively fall, with numerous events that deliver a wide variety of cultural, musical, culinary, and civic programming. Sunday Sept 10 - Greenfest Philly presented by the Clean Air Council Bainbridge Green Since 2006, this popular event provides a...
    http://qvna.org

4 days ago

Are you a Philly home owner without a working...

Are you a Philly home owner without a working fire alarm? If so, please call 311 to request one, free from the City. Congratulations, @PhillyFire on securing a grant for 26,000 smoke alarms and 4,000 adaptive smoke alarms for the hearing impaired! Thank you for everything you do to help keep us safe!

    Home
    Autumn Arrives with a full Plate of Events for South Street The SouthStreet Headhouse District is looking forward to lively fall, with numerous events that deliver a wide variety of cultural, musical, culinary, and civic programming. Sunday Sept 10 - Greenfest Philly presented by the Clean Air Council Bainbridge Green Since 2006, this popular event provides a...
    http://qvna.org

4 days ago

Please join Mayor Kenney and the Bethel Buryi...

Please join Mayor Kenney and the Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial Committee on May 31st at Weccacoe Park (11am) as they officially announce the development of the Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial, reflecting the site’s role in Philadelphia and U.S. history and honoring those laid to rest there.

    Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial Announcement
    On Thursday, May 31 the City of Philadelphia and Mayor Kenney will officially announce the development of the Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial, reflecting the site's role in Philadelphia and U.S. history and honoring those laid to rest there.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

4 days ago

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared Mo...

#Moyamensingpoint volunteers, you ROCK! Thank you for making Queen Village clean, green, and beautiful! #QueenVillageLovesVolunteers

    Moyamensing Point
    Moyamensing Point added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

Musical Program Tells the Story of Two Jewish Pianists in Nazi Germany

...June 9, in Presser Hall at the Settlement Music School’s Mary Louise Curtis Branch, 416 Queen Street, Philadelphia. A discussion, as well as a reception to meet the performers, will follow the...

    Musical Program Tells the Story of Two Jewish Pianists in Nazi Germany
    Two Pianos: Playing for Life uses music, live readings and narration to depict the story of two female pianists, who played for all-Jewish audiences after the Nazis had banned Jewish musicians from German public performances. The program premieres on June 9 in Philadelphia at the Mary Louise Curtis Branch of the Settlement Music School.
    http://pjvoice.org

5 days ago

More rain in the forecast over the next few d...

More rain in the forecast over the next few days. Enjoy(?) the interlude between wet weather! #GetOutdoors #LawnmowerSunday #BeSafe

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    More rain in the forecast over the next few days. Enjoy(?) the interlude between wet weather! #GetOutdoors #LawnmowerSunday #BeSafe
    http://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEME...

STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF MAY 21 Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected

    http://www.philadelphiastreets.com

6 days ago

6 days ago

New to association living? This one's for you...

New to association living? This one's for you!

    https://rismedia.com

6 days ago

Say hello to the volunteers at our table just...

Say hello to the volunteers at our table just south of Catharine on your way down to the Italian Market Festival 2018, pick up safety tips, a newsletter, or just pop in to chat under our tent. The rain is starting to clear out.

    Bella Vista Neighbors Association
    Say hello to the volunteers at our table just south of Catharine on your way down to the Italian Market Festival 2018, pick up safety tips, a newsletter, or just pop in to chat under our tent. The...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 18

SoMA Movement & Therapeutics (410 Monroe St.)...

SoMA Movement & Therapeutics (410 Monroe St.) is hosting an Eat Well, Sleep Well Workshop on Saturday June 2nd at 12:30! Come learn the tools to a proper diet and sleep from Dietician Jennifer Weis and Pediatric Sleep Specialist Maria Lopez!

    We Love Queen Village
    SoMA Movement & Therapeutics (410 Monroe St.) is hosting an Eat Well, Sleep Well Workshop on Saturday June 2nd at 12:30! Come learn the tools to a proper diet and sleep from Dietician Jennifer Weis...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 18

Queen Village's Hungry Pigeon is now open all...

Queen Village's Hungry Pigeon is now open all day!

    Philadelphia's New Crop Of All Day, Every Day Eats
    Hunger doesn't keep to shifts, so neither do Philly restaurants. Philadelphia has long had an all-day-and-night dining scene. But until recently, that scene was limited to diners and those famous cheesesteak spots. Today, in neighborhoods throughout the city and region, upper-scale restaurants have adapted meal service to a more flexible schedule.
    https://www.visitphilly.com

May 18

From the vault. Deputy Director Noelle Foizen...

From the vault. Deputy Director Noelle Foizen still has great advice for flooding safety. For updated info text READYPHILA to 888-777 http://ow.ly/zpg830k4wl2

    Flood Safety Tips
    Noelle Foizen, Volunteer Management Coordinator for the Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management, provides the following information on how to stay safe in a flood. Inside/Outside on Foot: - Keep a battery-operated AM/FM radio tuned to a local station and follow emergency instructions. - If flooding occurs and it is safe to move, go to high ground.
    https://www.youtube.com/

May 18

May 23: Neighborhood Social & Open House at Jed Williams Gallery

(215) 627-0057

    May 23: Neighborhood Social & Open House at Jed Williams Gallery
    Wednesday, May 23 at 6 PM - 8 PM Neighborhood Social & Open House at Jed Williams Gallery Jed Williams Gallery 615 Bainbridge St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147 What could be better than art and wine? Mingle with neighbors at a special neighborhood social and open house at the Jed Williams Gallery, 615 Bainbridge.
    http://www.bellavistaneighbors.org

May 17

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Flood Watch extended until 6pm Saturday. Rain predicted to continue, possibly heavy overnight tonight and Friday into Saturday. ✅Follow the forecast ✅Know your local waterway & street flooding hazards ✅Stay connected to important info from the City. Text READYPHILA to 888-777

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 17

I love the idea of summer camp for grownups! ...

I love the idea of summer camp for grownups! Would you go to one?

    https://rismedia.com

May 17

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

With a Flood Watch in effect through Friday night and rain predicted through next week, take a look at recommendations from @PhillyH2O to reduce flooding risk around your home, including their Rain Check and Basement Protection programs. ➡https://t.co/DHZr1vA2Hv

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 17

As seen in Center City Philly. Need a smoke d...

As seen in Center City Philly. Need a smoke detector? It's as easy as 3-1-1, and so important. Contact Philly 311 to request a free smoke detector, including adaptive models for hearing impaired. Plus, you get to meet some of Philly's bravest from the Philadelphia Fire Department when they install it!

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    As seen in Center City Philly. Need a smoke detector? It's as easy as 3-1-1, and so important. Contact Philly 311 to request a free smoke detector, including adaptive models for hearing impaired....
    https://www.facebook.com

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