24 hours ago

Emergency Communication Tower: Proposed for Installation at Georgia Avenue and the ICC

The Greater Olney Civic Association (GOCA) strongly opposes the Maryland State Highway Administration’s proposed installation of a 349-foot tall radio communication tower off of Georgia Avenue in Olney.  President Billy Becker sent the letter in the link below to Senator Roger Manno and Senator Craig Zucker on July 11, 2018.

    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association
    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

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3 days ago

Suspect sought for sex assault of woman, 71, in East Oak Lane

It happened around 4:20 a.m. Wednesday in the 6400 block of North 11th Street.

    Suspect sought for sex assault of woman, 71, in East Oak Lane
    Philadelphia police are searching for a man they say broke into an East Oak Lane home and sexually assaulted a 71-year-old woman. It happened around 4:20 a.m. Wednesday in the 6400 block of North 11th Street. Investigators say the man seen in this surveillance video found the 71-year-old woman asleep on the couch and assaulted her.
    http://6abc.com

3 days ago

Philadelphia police are looking for a man acc...

Philadelphia police are looking for a man accused of breaking into a 71-year-old woman’s home on the 6400 block of North 11th Street and sexually assaulting her. If you have an information regarding this incident please call 911.

    Police: Man Breaks Into 71-Year-Old Woman's Home, Sexually Assaults Her
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia police are looking for a man accused of breaking into a 71-year-old woman's home and sexually assaulting her. It happened on the 6400 block of North 11th Street, around 4:20 a.m. on Wednesday. Police say the victim was asleep on the couch and woke up to find the suspect standing over her.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP AND FAI (SFD)PA20181870266 "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    6100 N 8TH ST Issued July 10, 2018 Comment

Jul 09

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th, as we are having our new air conditioning system installed! All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you when we get back!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th, as we are having our new air conditioning system installed! All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We...
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Jul 09

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, ...

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th. All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you when we get back!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th. All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing...
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Jul 09

July 2018 GOCA Meeting Materials

June 2018 GOCA Meeting Draft Minutes – for approval during the July Meeting

    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association " July 2018 GOCA Meeting Materials
    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

Jul 05

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Bartram's Garden will be here on Monday! Join us for a fun activity on Monday, July 9th at 2pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Bartram's Garden will be here on Monday! Join us for a fun activity on Monday, July 9th at 2pm!
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Jul 05

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT - INSTALL A CERTAINEED TYPE ROOF SYSTEM AND VINYL SIDING (SFD)

    6310 LAWNTON AVE Issued June 29, 2018 Comment

Jul 04

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations ar...

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations are closed today, 7.4.2018, in honor of Independence Day! Libraries will resume normal hours on Thursday, 7.5.2018. Learn more here -- http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/july-4th

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    All Free Library of Philadelphia locations are closed today, 7.4.2018, in honor of Independence Day! Libraries will resume normal hours on Thursday, 7.5.2018. Learn more here --...
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Jul 03

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Enjoy the Fourth of July, and if you're in the neighborhood, visit Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library, Oak Lane Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia)! They have hours on Wednesday, 7.4!

    Councilman Bobby Henon
    While most Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day, a number of neighborhood libraries will be remain open as Cooling Centers due...
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Jul 03

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Jun 27

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies wil...

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed Wednesday, 7.4.2018 in honor of Independence Day.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 928 likes · 11 talking about this · 641 were here. Located in the Fifth Street...
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Jun 27

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

    Brain Wave
    Brain Wave, Randfontein, Gauteng. 5.2K likes. Educational Kinesiology (Edu-K) is a dynamic and practical process to identify inefficient habits and transform them to natural, efficient new behaviours.
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Jun 25

Jun 23

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Jun 20

Jun 19

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Great activities! Please share!

    The North 5th Street Revitalization Project
    School is almost out! Don't have anything to do? Join the Youth Advisory Council at 5th and Olney for some free summertime fun! There will be fun activities, networking, and a ton of games! Today is...
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Jun 18

Good morning, friends! Be careful out there;...

Good morning, friends! Be careful out there; stay hydrated. Call your local library before heading out today!

    Locations
    The Free Library of Philadelphia welcomes 6 million visitors to our 54 neighborhood libraries and the Rosenbach each year.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Jun 17

Happy Father's Day to all the hardworking men...

Happy Father's Day to all the hardworking men in our lives! Want to learn more? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/fathers-day

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Happy Father's Day to all the hardworking men in our lives! Want to learn more? http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/fathers-day
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Jun 16

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Pools are opening!

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Get ready to jump into summer! Starting next week, Philly public pools will begin to open. Take a look at this year's schedule: http://ow.ly/vyWD30kwede
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Jun 15

On this joyous occasion of Eid-ul-fitr, may y...

On this joyous occasion of Eid-ul-fitr, may you be blessed with happiness! Want to learn more? http://time.com/3963001/eid-al-fitr/

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    On this joyous occasion of Eid-ul-fitr, may you be blessed with happiness! Want to learn more? http://time.com/3963001/eid-al-fitr/
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Jun 15

Check out the Tacony Creek Block Parties that...

Check out the Tacony Creek Block Parties that are coming up. We'll see you there on June 21st!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Check out the Tacony Creek Block Parties that are coming up. We'll see you there on June 21st!
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Jun 14

Today is Flag Day! Learn more here -- http:...

Today is Flag Day! Learn more here -- http://www.usflag.org/history/flagday.html

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Today is Flag Day! Learn more here -- http://www.usflag.org/history/flagday.html
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Jun 14

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be open from 2 to 6 pm today. Please return items to the drop box, and we apologize for any inconvenience.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch will be open from 2 to 6 pm today. Please return items to the drop box, and we apologize for any inconvenience.
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Jun 14

Jun 13

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

If you're interested in learning more about snakes or any other animal, you can go to BBC Nature through the Free Library's databases, or by following the link below! http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/animals/?

    BBC Nature - Video clips of your favourite animal
    Explore the animal kingdom through 1000s of amazing video clips from the BBC archive, from Planet Earth to Springwatch.
    http://www.bbc.co.uk

Jun 13

Jun 12

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia is also hosting Science in the Summer! Registration information below!

    GSK Science in the Summer
    GSK Science in the Summer ™, is a fun and 100% free science education program for elementary school students entering second through sixth grades. It's sponsored by GSK and offered through national science centers, community centers and libraries across the country. Use our map to locate program details and registration information for your area .
    http://www.scienceinthesummer.com

Jun 12

Jun 11

Free expungement & legal clinic -- Tuesday, 6...

Free expungement & legal clinic -- Tuesday, 6.19 from 4 to 6 pm! Sponsored by -- Project HOME, Legal Clinic for the Disabled, and Community Legal Services of Philadelphia

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Free expungement & legal clinic -- Tuesday, 6.19 from 4 to 6 pm! Sponsored by -- Project HOME, Legal Clinic for the Disabled, and Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
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