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  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TO AMEND PREVIOUSLY ISSUED PERMIT AP#628730 (FOR INSTALLATION OF MECHANICAL SYSTEMS WITHIN THE SUB-BASEMENT, PARKING GARAGE, GROUND LEVEL, 1ST/2ND FLRS, AND WITHIN THE EAST TOWER, THROUGH TO 18TH FLR/PENTHOUSE), TO CORRECT THE ADDRESS FROM 1101 MARKET TO 1100 MARKET ST, AS PER REVISED COVER SHEET AND MECHANICAL DETAILS SHEET; NO OTHER CHANGES ON THIS PERMIT.

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Give OUT Day is the ONLY national day of givi...

Give OUT Day is the ONLY national day of giving for the LGBTQ community – a 24-hour online fundraising event that engages thousands of people throughout the U.S. to Give OUT in support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community.

    Give OUT Day
    April 20th is Give OUT Day, a national day of giving for the LGBTQ community - a 24hr online fundraising event to unite the community & raise critical funds for nonprofits serving the LGBTQ community.
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Today we want to take a moment to honor the l...

Today we want to take a moment to honor the life of Barbara Bush who died yesterday at the age of 92. The wife of President George H. W. Bush, and the mother of President George W. Bush, Barbara Bush was by all accounts an outspoken, witty, and formidable women. She was an advocate for many causes, most notably of which was her work championing literacy. The photograph featured here is from the 86th Army-Navy game that was held in Philadelphia in 1985. To then Vice President George H. W. Bush’s excitement as a veteran of the Navy, the Navy Midshipmen won this game 17-7. Barbara is pictured here by his side, where she stood throughout their 73 years of marriage and many years in public service. Barbara is survived by her husband and children, and will be remembered and honored by the entire country. Citation: Vice President George H. W. Bush and Barbara Bush at the 86 th Army-Navy Game, Box 41, Events, Public Relations, Philadelphia Navy Yard, RG 181: Records of Naval Districts and Shore Establishments, National Archives at Philadelphia, (NAID: 279176) (HMS ID: PH-6334). #barbarabush #bush #41 #georgehwbush #archives #history #army #navy #nara


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Investors accuse chef Jose Garces of fraud, say he operates his restaurant empire like 'a Ponzi scheme'

...that Garces had failed to pay $110,000 in rent on a restaurant property at 707 Chestnut St., where he operated a restaurant known initially as Chifa and later as Rosa Blanca. The...

    For celebrity chef Jose Garces, a table set with lawsuits - Philly
    The famed chef is facing a string of lawsuits filed in the last eight months. They contend he owes money to investors and food purveyors. Garces has greatly expanded his operations over the last dozen years - Craig R. McCoy, Michael Klein, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

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Avenue Of The Arts, Inc. shared Friends of th...

Friends of the Avenue of the Arts were at the Franklin Residences on Tuesday evening. Ther were signing up members and selling Gala tickets. https://ave-future.eventbrite.com


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Free: Philadelphia Science Festival Be a Scientist Events (Varies Locations) on Sunday, April 22

Penn Medicine, 800 Spruce Street (Enter through archway on 8th Street), Philadelphia, PA, 19106. 12 pm – 3 pm

Thomas Jefferson University Dorrance Hamilton Building, 1001 Locust Street, Philadelphia , PA, 19107. 12 pm – 3 pm

This article has 13 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3500 Civic Center Boulevard, 5th Floor, Philadelphia , PA, 19104. 12 pm – 3 pm

Glen Foerd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19114. 1 pm – 4 pm

Innovation Plaza at uCity Square, 3700 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 10 am – 12 pm

Jefferson Torresdale Hospital, 10800 Knights Road, Philadelphia, PA 19114. 1-3 PM

Jefferson University, 4201 Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19144. 12 pm – 3 pm

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, 8601 Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19153. 10 am – 12 pm

Penn Museum, 3260 South Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104. 10 am – 1 pm (This event is free with admission to the Penn Museum)

Pennovation Center, 3401 Grays Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19146. 11 am – 2 pm (This event requires advanced reservations: http://bit.ly/2FiCGqI)

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 North Broad Street. Philadelphia, PA, 19102. 2 pm – 4 pm

Rutgers University – Camden, Nursing & Science Building, 530 Federal St, Camden, NJ 08102. 11 am – 1 pm

University of the Sciences, 4306 Woodland Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19104. 11 am – 4 pm

The Wagner Free Institute of Science, 1700 West Montgomery Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19121. 12 pm – 4 pm

Wyck Historic House, Garden, and Farm, 6026 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144. 12-3 PM

    Free: Philadelphia Science Festival Be a Scientist Events (Varies Locations) on Sunday, April 22 | Frugal Philly Mom Blog | Deals, Events Calendar, Tips, Reviews & Giveaways
    Step into the "labs" of the area's paleontologists, marine biologists, ecologists, and more as Philly's premier research institutions, hospitals, universities, and museums allow exclusive insider access at 21 different locations for one day only on Sunday, April 22.
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For celebrity chef Jose Garces, a table set with lawsuits

...that Garces had failed to pay $110,000 in rent on a restaurant property at 707 Chestnut St., where he operated a restaurant known initially as Chifa and later as Rosa Blanca. The...

    For celebrity chef Jose Garces, a table set with lawsuits - Philly
    The famed chef is facing a string of lawsuits filed in the last eight months. They contend he owes money to investors and food purveyors. Garces has greatly expanded his operations over the last dozen years - Craig R. McCoy, Michael Klein, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

45 hours ago

Nearly 24,000 women and girls entered costume...

Nearly 24,000 women and girls entered costumes in a “Dress-Your-Best” Contest sponsored in 1954. Marlene Dillman won a trip to Paris--click on the links to see photos of her winning outfits in the City of Lights. According to a McCall’s study at the time, the "average woman who sews" is a housewife between 20 and 39 years old, who has one or two children and a family income above the U. S. average. She makes 21 garments a year – 14 of them for herself. In addition, she makes six garments for her children and one for her husband. Did your mother sew outfits for you when you were a child? Do you sew? https://text-message.blogs.archives.gov/2018/03/22/13074/

    Fashion Forward at the National Archives
    Today's post was written by Laney Stevenson, Archives Technician at the National Archives at College Park. Although fashion may not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of government records and the holdings of the National Archives, fashion and dress has, and continues to be, a significant aspect of life for many...
    http://text-message.blogs.archives.gov

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"the challenges in this play are to have the ...

"the challenges in this play are to have the audience leave the theater with a lot of questions and very few answers... to have them try to understand another human being and to connect in a very spiritual and knowing way.” - Lindsay Smiling in The Philadelphia Tribune The World Premiere of PASSAGE by Christopher Chen begins this Wednesday, April 18. Get your tickets today --> https://goo.gl/957aNr #WilmaPassage

    Temple grad hopes play will help people connect spiritually
    Obie Award-winning playwright Christopher Chen brings the world premiere of "Passage" to the Wilma Theatre in collaboration with Wilma Artistic Director Blanka Zizka and the Wilma HotHouse Company of actors. "Passage" is described as a fantasia of E.M. Forster's "A Passage to India," a 1924 novel that described the British crown rule in India and addressed racial discrimination and the ensuing resentment.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

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Wilma Managing Director James Haskins and Goo...

Wilma Managing Director James Haskins and Good Karma Cafe owner Shawn Nesbit discuss their partnership that grew into a thriving cafe on Broad Street. Check out the full interview on Kyw Newsradio 1060

    Positively Philadelphia: A Taste of Wilma Theater's New Cafe
    PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's a small oasis on Broad Street with a big personality. The Wilma Theater has opened a cafe in its lobby. "Previously, we were dark most of the time in this great venue on the Avenue of the Arts (265 S.Broad Street)," said James Haskins, managing director.
    https://kywnews.radio.com

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Have you renewed your Seger Tennis Reservatio...

Have you renewed your Seger Tennis Reservations Membership? Do it today before the slots are filled. Only $40 for the year. WHAT A DEAL! See Greg in the office for more info

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  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE RELOCATION OF SPRINKLER HEADS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

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  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE RELOCATION OF SPRINKLER HEADS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    1102-48 MARKET ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND PERMIT #833358 TO INCLUDE OCCUPANCY OF AUDITORIUMS #7 AND #8, WHICH WERE OMITTED FROM THE ORIGINAL PERMIT PENDING RESOLUTION OF EGRESS ISSUES. NO ADDITIONAL WORK AUTHORIZED BY THIS PERMIT.

    907-37 MARKET ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
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    INSTALLATION OF RECEPTACLES IN NEW OFFICE SWITES AND HEARING ROOM SPACE AS PER NEC 2008 (CC DISTRICT)

    801 MARKET ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
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    FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING SPACE TO INCLUDE NEW INTERIOR PARTITIONS AND INTERIOR FINISHES, AS PER APPROVED PLANS. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR EXTERIOR SIGNAGE AND ANY EXTERIOR WORK**

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Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Mayor's Statement on Incident at Starbucks in Center City | Office of the Mayor
    PHILADELPHIA - Mayor Kenney today released the following statement in response to the incident earlier this week at a Starbucks in Center City: "I am heartbroken to see Philadelphia in the headlines for an incident that - at least based on what we know at this point - appears to exemplify what racial discrimination looks like in 2018.
    https://beta.phila.gov

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"This promises to be a special event, conside...

"This promises to be a special event, considering the Wilma’s HotHouse Company is in on the act." #WilmaPassage begins Wednesday, April 18. Learn more --> https://goo.gl/957aNr

    7 days of things to do in Philadelphia from April 15 to 21 - Philly
    Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival Enjoy bites from more than 50 food trucks and tour some of Manayunk's best restaurants during this kickoff to Manayunk Restaurant Week. You'll also be able to stock up on homemade oils and spices, as well as fresh produce. There will be live music, too.
    http://www.philly.com

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It’s been a whirlwind year, and we’ve been honored to share it with you!

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    It's been a whirlwind year, and we've been honored to share it with you!
    Is it 2015 already?? Here's a quick look back at some of the highlights: Philly Shop We opened our second retail location in Philadelphia in June! We love being in the big city and being part of the welcoming neighborhood of Washington Square West. If you haven't come by for a visit yet, you should!
    https://www.squareonecoffee.com

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Join us for a Summer Cupping!

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    Join us for a Summer Cupping!
    Join us at at our roastery every second and fourth Saturday at 9 am for a side-by-side coffee tasting! We'll taste some of our favorite coffees and discuss processing, roast degree, and the many factors that go into making a great coffee. Free and open to the public!
    https://www.squareonecoffee.com

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July 5th – Get a Free Coffee Until Noon

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    July 5th - Get a Free Coffee Until Noon
    Lancaster & Philadelphia, PA-- On July 5th we're offering our customers a free small hot or iced coffee at any of our 3 shops in Lancaster and Philadelphia until noon. Let our friendly baristas help you ease back into the rest of your week. #productivity Lancaster: 145 N.
    https://www.squareonecoffee.com

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