22 hours ago

We're so excited to invite you to our fundrai...

We're so excited to invite you to our fundraising dinner on Wednesday, December 6th, hosted by chez NOVAKS. 100% of the profits go toward The Monkey & The Elephant's transitional employment program. Get your tickets today!

    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

24 hours ago

27 known injuries after West Chester senior home blaze

Authorities said during a news conference on Friday that they were still working to locate all residents and staff of the Barclay Friends Senior Living Community on the 700 block of North Franklin Street.

    27 known injuries after West Chester senior home blaze
    A total of 27 people were known to have been injured in a massive fire at a senior living facility in West Chester, Pennsylvania, though investigators stressed they are still working to account for everyone involved.
    http://6abc.com

33 hours ago

Massive inferno at West Chester senior living community

The blaze was reported at 10:46 p.m. Thursday at the Barclay Friends Senior Living Community on the 700 block of North Franklin Street.

    Massive inferno at West Chester senior community
    At least 20 people have been injured in a massive, multi-alarm fire at a senior living community in West Chester. Numerous residents have been displaced. Fire officials have refused to say if there were any fatalities. The blaze was reported at 10:46 p.m.
    http://6abc.com

37 hours ago

Fire ravages West Chester nursing home, forces evacuation, prompts massive response

Dispatchers called for ATVs about 1 a.m. to assist with the evacuation of patients from the care facility, a campus of several buildings located at 700 North Franklin St.

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By 3 a.m., about two dozen Barclay residents were assembled at the Good Fellowship Ambulance Company at 600 Montgomery Ave., awaiting contact with relatives and friends. As they waited, ambulances and ATVs with patients brought more evacuees in.

    Fire in West Chester assisted living facility forces evacuation, prompts massive response
    A multi-alarm fire ravaged an assisted living facility in West Chester late Thursday night, forcing the evacuation of residents into 40-degree temperatures. "All I can tell you is we have multiple alarms and multiple evacuations," said a Chester County dispatcher who confirmed some of the basic details.
    http://www.philly.com

37 hours ago

20 injured in West Chester senior living community fire

The fire was reported just before 11 p.m. in the 700 block of North Franklin Street.

    20 injured in West Chester senior living community fire
    Chester County fire crews battled a three-alarm fire at a senior living community in West Chester Thursday night. The fire was reported just before 11 p.m. in the 700 block of North Franklin Street. Officials said flames were visible on the roof of the Barclary Friends Senior Living Community when they arrived.
    http://6abc.com

38 hours ago

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39 hours ago

Flames Rip Through Chester County Senior Living Community

The fire spread to multiple buildings of the Barclay Friends community located along the 700 block of North Franklin Street in West Chester. 

    Flames Rip Through Chester County Senior Living Community
    Flames ripped through a senior living community in Chester County Thursday evening.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

39 hours ago

At Least 10 Injured In 4-Alarm Fire At West Chester Nursing Home

Firefighters were called just before 11 p.m. to Barclay Friends Nursing Home, located in the 700 block of North Franklin Street.

    At Least 10 Injured In 4-Alarm Fire At West Chester Nursing Home
    WEST CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) - Multiple people were injured in a four-alarm blaze at a nursing home in West Chester on Thursday night. Firefighters were called just before 11 p.m. to Barclay Friends Nursing Home, located in the 700 block of North Franklin Street.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

39 hours ago

Multi-Alarm fire at West Chester senior living community

The fire was reported just before 11 p.m. in the 700 block of North Franklin Street.

    Multi-Alarm fire at West Chester senior living community
    Chester County fire crews battled a three-alarm fire at a senior living community in West Chester Thursday night. The fire was reported just before 11 p.m. in the 700 block of North Franklin Street. Officials said flames were visible on the roof of the Barclary Friends Senior Living Community when they arrived.
    http://6abc.com

44 hours ago

The Annual FOOD/TOY DRIVE is here. Hope you ...

The Annual FOOD/TOY DRIVE is here. Hope you can help us reach our goal If it is easier for you, we also take monetary donations to help us get to our goal.

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    The Annual FOOD/TOY DRIVE is here. Hope you can help us reach our goal If it is easier for you, we also take monetary donations to help us get to our goal.
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2 days ago

  • We Need to Upgrade Our Seating Options!

    Mrs. Cheney is asking for $960.64:
    My students need four children's recliners, a set of floor cushions, and three comfortable chairs for independent learning and group meetings.
    Gen Philip Kearny Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

Youth Basketball is filling up quickly.

Youth Basketball is filling up quickly.

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Youth Basketball is filling up quickly.
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3 days ago

We had a great evening at the open house last...

We had a great evening at the open house last night. Thank you, principal Feggins for staying late and spending time with the prospective families. We had great conversations. If anyone missed the open house and is interested in knowing about Kearny, come join us in the next friends' meeting at the community center on 12/6.

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3 days ago

In 7 Days we will open our doors to offer a s...

In 7 Days we will open our doors to offer a spectacular meal prepared by our team at Sky Philadelphia. On November 22nd 10am-1pm at St. Michael's Lutheran Church 19125 come eat with us, we would love to have you join us. No one should be alone or hungry. #thanksgivingcommunitybrunch to make a contribution visit;

    Click here to support Thanksgiving Community Brunch organized by George Raymond
    Too often, too many people are alone and hungry for the Holidays. We are changing this by providing a solution. By donating you will help a family create a wonderful memory of a holiday, instead of being reminded of their poverty. Thanksgiving Community Brunch is a nonprofit organization suppo...
    https://www.gofundme.com

3 days ago

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4 days ago

The Monkey & The Elephant added an event.

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. Most items can be made vegetarian. We can't wait to see you there.

4 days ago

5 days ago

Kearny Friends - General Philip Kearny Elemen...

Reminder. Our open house is tomorrow at 6pm. Come check us out!

    Open House
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5 days ago

We're having a Friends meeting tomorrow at 6:...

We're having a Friends meeting tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. Stop by if you can!

    Fishtown Community Branch
    We're having a Friends meeting tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. Stop by if you can!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 10

Youth Basketball returns!

Youth Basketball returns!

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Youth Basketball returns!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 10

Northern Liberties Recreation Center shared I...

Tonight!

    Free Improv Comedy at NoLibs Rec
    Free Improv night @ NoLibs Rec Center is back!
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Nov 10

Exclusive fundraising dinner at chez NOVAKS -...

Exclusive fundraising dinner at chez NOVAKS - December 6th! -

    Exclusive fundraising dinner at chez NOVAKS - December 6th!
    The Monkey & The Elephant cordially invites you to join us for an exclusive fundraising dinner at chez NOVAKS in Philadelphia on December 6, 2017. This three course meal features the best French cuisine in the city and your favorite bottle of wine (BYOB).
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Nov 10

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Nov 09

Fishtown Area Business Association shared lyn...

    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...
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Nov 09

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Nov 08

Northern Liberties Recreation Center shared I...

THIS FRIDAY 11/10 @ 7:30pm.

    Free Improv Comedy at NoLibs Rec
    Free Improv night @ NoLibs Rec Center is back!
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Nov 08

Tibetan Buddhist Center Opens in Fishtown

After a long search and major building renovations, the Tibetan Buddhist Center of Philadelphia opened the doors to its new location Nov. 5 at 954 N. Marshall St. in Fishtown.

    Tibetan Buddhist Center Opens in Fishtown
    Open house for sand mandala begins November 4. By Walter Foley After a long search and major building renovations, the Tibetan Buddhist Center of Philadelphia opened the doors to its new location Nov. 5 at 954 N. Marshall St. in Fishtown. Venerable Lama Losang Samten led traditional chants and readi
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Nov 07

Fishtown Community Branch shared Lutheran Set...

Check out this job fair tomorrow.

    LSH & PA Career Link Fall Job Fair
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Nov 06

Northern Liberties Recreation Center shared I...

FREE FUN ON FRIDAY: Improv Show at 7:30pm. Seating is limited.

    Free Improv Comedy at NoLibs Rec
    Free Improv night @ NoLibs Rec Center is back!
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Nov 06

Nov 06

Nov 05

Come visit Ms. Megan on Tuesday, November 7th...

Come visit Ms. Megan on Tuesday, November 7th at 10:30 for toddler storytime!

    Fishtown Community Branch
    Come visit Ms. Megan on Tuesday, November 7th at 10:30 for toddler storytime!
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Nov 04

I sketched you in 2008!

I sketched you in 2008!

    Aaron Joseph Krolikowski
    I sketched you in 2008!
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Nov 04

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

On Monday, our assistance center for those from Puerto Rico who were displaced by Hurricane Maria will move to the Rivera Rec Center. More info ➡️bit.ly/2zffslm

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management, Philadelphia, PA. 4.2K likes. Visit us at http://www.phila.gov/ready or find PhilaOEM on LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.
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Nov 03

All: please help by sharing and getting the w...

All: please help by sharing and getting the word out in the community. Thank you! Philadelphia's Disaster Assistance Services Center helping people displaced by Hurricane Maria to relocate Monday. Release below. https://beta.phila.gov/posts/oem/2017-11-03-hurricane-maria-assistance-services-center-moves-to-new-location/

    Hurricane Maria Assistance Services Center Moves to New Location | Office of Emergency Management | Posts
    Hurricane Maria Disaster Assistance Services Center to Move to New Location. PHILADELPHIA- On Monday, November 6 th, the Office of Emergency Management's Disaster Assistance Services Center (DASC) will operate out of a new location at Philadelphia Parks and Recreation's Rivera Recreation Center, located at 3201 N 5th St, Philadelphia, PA 19140 (5 th Street and Allegheny Avenue).
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Nov 03

Philly judge tosses murder conviction, says detective fabricated evidence

...more than a mile away attending a block party hosted by his family in the 800 block of North 10th Street in North Philadelphia, according to four relatives’ testimony...

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Thorpe was convicted of the July 4, 2008, shooting death of Hamin Span in the 2000 block of Elkhart Street in Kensington. The gunman, described by witnesses as about 18 years old, used his right...

...brother, who witnessed the shooting, told police the gunman ran into an apartment in the 3000 block of Frankford Avenue. After finding a picture of Thorpe posing with another male in the apartment, they interviewed...

    Philly judge tosses murder conviction, says detective fabricated evidence
    The ruling by Common Pleas Court Judge M. Teresa Sarmina was the answered prayer that Dwayne Thorpe, 34, and his family had been seeking for years, while it was the latest blow to Detective James Pitts, who for years has been accused in lawsuits, court filings, and police Internal Affairs reports of using heavy-handed interrogation methods to coerce statements from suspects and witnesses.
    http://www.philly.com

Nov 03

Fishtown Area Business Association shared Fra...

    Small Business Saturday Holiday Flea Market
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Nov 03

Nov 03

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Nov 03

Nov 02

Fishtown Area Business Association shared lyn...

    lyn and company
    To: December 9th vendors and crafters Love: Lyn Shareable/printable flyers (8.5x11)
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