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Soon-to-be-Brides of Queen Village and wedding planners -- you'll love attending tomorrow night's FREE Wedding Open House! Tour two historic homes, sample foods and desserts, and meet vendors you'll want to consider for your special day!
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Interested in the Wilma's HotHouse Summer Intensive? Dive into José Raúl Mangual's blog to explore an inside look into the #WilmaHotHouse Intensive experience.
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The “Great and Good Friends: 200 Years of U.S.-Thai Friendship” exhibit opened on March 21, 2018, at the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles in Bangkok, Thailand, and continues through June 30, 2018. United States Ambassador to Thailand Glyn Davies had the idea for the exhibition. You can learn more about the exhibit and the role of the National Archives in making it all possible on the AOTUS blog: https://aotus.blogs.archives.gov/2018/03/29/great-and-good-friends-national-archives-loans-artifacts-to-thai-exhibition/
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According to police, the first armed robbery occurred on March 10 near third and Fitzwater Streets. The second happened on March 19 on the 700 block of 9th Street.
Incident #3: April 1: 1000 block of Fitzwater Street
Incident #4: April 2, 900 block of Fitzwater StreetThis article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
Philadelphia Police Captain Sekou Kinebrew is describing surveillance video that the police department released this week of an armed robbery of two men in their early 20s on the 2100 block of Carpenter Street on April 2.
Incident #1: March 10: 300 block of Fitzwater Street
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Happy birthday to William Shakespeare, who is believed to have been born on or around this day in 1564. We've brought a few works out of the vault for the occasion, but we do wonder what he would have thought of our ca. 1893 copy of "The Family Shakspeare [sic], " edited by Thomas Bowdler, "in which nothing is added to the original text, but those words and expressions are omitted which cannot with propriety be read in a family."
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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. Download PDF
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On Mondays, we are always greeted with artistic surprises that didn’t make it home after our Saturday kids’ classes. If your young artist wants to join us, the lottery for our Saturday program for the fall is open until June 17. Can’t wait for the fall? There are still spaces available in our summer workshops. See fleisher.org for more info on both!
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...of businessman Jacob Dintenfass, was willed a 40′ x 82′ plot of land on the 600 block of Bainbridge Street that stretched back to Charles (now Leithgow) Street. By 1897, Jacob and entrepreneur/family member...
...that added two retail spaces with shop window storefronts with their own addresses– 622 and 624 South 4th Street. The retail spaces held a series of shoe and dress stores. The Polsky Family purchased...This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
...moved out in 2000 and is now headquartered at the old Friends Meeting House at 3500 Lancaster Avenue...
...called Pedro Gunn while the other lead to a basement dance club called Showplace. The 2nd and 3rd floors were a daycare center. In 2001, Cohen leased the first floor to the Penn...
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Police say the victim was walking in the 700 block of South 9th Street when he was approached by a man who pointed a handgun at him and demanded money.
Police say the suspect got out of a gray sedan in the 1000 block of Fitzwater Street and put a handgun against the chest of the victim, demanding his belongings. He took the victim's iPhone and $60 cash before getting into the car and fleeing east on Fitzwater Street.
The victim was walking in the 900 block of Fitzwater Street when he was approached from behind by two men, one of whom pointed a handgun at him and demanded his belongings.This article has 3 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
Police say the victim was walking in the 300 block of Fitzwater Street when he was approached by two men. One of them pointed a handgun at him and demanded his wallet.
The suspects took the man's wallet and fled in an unknown direction. The armed suspect later tried to use one of the victim's debit cards at the Wawa at 518 South 2nd Street but the transaction was declined.
Police say the victims were walking in the 2100 block of Carpenter Street when they were approached by two men who pointed handguns at them. The victims were robbed of their wallets and $146 in cash. The suspects fled north on 21st Street from Carpenter.
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There will be a live telephone town hall with Senator Farnese, tonight at 6pm. In order to register your phone number to participate, please visit http://www.senatorfarnese.com/townhall
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On March 19, 2018, at 11:00 pm, the victim, while on the 700 block of South 9th Street, was approached from behind by an unknown black male, who pointed a handgun at him...
On April 1, 2018, at 11:20 pm, the victim, while on the 1000 block of Fitzwater Street, was approached by an unknown black male who exited the driver’s side door of...
On April 2, 2018, at 9:45 pm, the victim, while on the 900 block of Fitzwater Street was approached from behind by two unknown males. Suspect #1, who was pointing a handgun...
Shooting Incident 1301 Walnut St DC 18 06 012427 - Duration: 1:46. 453 viewsThis article has 9 other Philadelphia locations (Show)
On March 10, 2018, at 1:20 am @ the victim, while on the 300 block of Fitzwater Street, was approached by two unknown black males when suspect #1 pointed a handgun at him...
...1 later attempted to use the victim's debit card at a Wawa located at 518 South 2nd Street but the transaction was denied...
...17-013868On April 2, 2018, at 11:26 pm, the victim's, while on the 2100 block of Carpenter Street, he was approached by two unknown black males pointing handguns at the them while demanding...
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Good morning! In the mood for pancakes? A Bella Vista business is having a benefit for a nearby neighborhood public school’s autism support programming. https://www.facebook.com/events/215719935828612
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The Comcast Cares Team. #comcastcaresday
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We're happy to welcome our friends at Comcast to the Center for Comcast Cares Day. 50 volunteers will be working on five projects to support our mission. Thank you Comcast! #ComcastCaresDay
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