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21 hours ago

Power outage in part of Center City after electrical accident; worker injured

The incident happened in the basement of the Sheridan building at 9th and Sansom. Police and fire department activity closed 9th Street for part of the afternoon as officials investigated.

We're told a building maintenance worker was shocked in the basement of 125 South 9th Street, which houses a number of medical offices.

    Power outage in part of Center City after electrical accident
    A worker was injured in an electrical incident that also caused a power outage in part of Center City. The incident happened in the basement of the Sheridan building at 9th and Sansom. Police and fire department activity closed 9th Street for part of the afternoon as officials investigated.
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22 hours ago

Fire leads to power outage in part of Center City; 1 injured

Calls about the fire came in around 1:30 p.m. at 9th and Walnut.

    Fire leads to power outage in part of Center City; 1 injured
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW LIVE VIDEO 3pm UPDATE + REPLAYS TOP VIDEOS LIVE VIDEO 3pm UPDATE + REPLAYS A fire on Friday afternoon led to a power outage in part of Center City Philadelphia. Calls about the fire came in around 1:30 p.m. at 9th and Walnut.
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23 hours ago

Come along on a taco tasting tour around Philly

719 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

45 N 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

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4161 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127

427 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

1629 S 7th St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

6030 Torresdale Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19135

1 W Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125

3636 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

1040 N American St #701, Philadelphia, PA 19123

2035 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2319 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130

2001 Memphis St., Philadelphia, PA 19125

2108 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

    FYI Philly: Come along on a taco tasting tour around Philly
    This week on FYI Philly, we go on a taco tasting tour, savor some new sushi shops and some twists on the iconic cheesesteak. From Korean fried chicken to Taiwanese street food, we are bellying up to the table, then checking out a belly flipping ride and a new way to show some love.
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24 hours ago

“Drag and cabaret is a space for permission, ...

“Drag and cabaret is a space for permission, right? Let’s be loose, let’s really be ourselves by being someone else. I think Mr. Rogers is a space for permission of feeling.,” - John Jarboe Read more of the WHYY interview at the link below. You Can Never Go Down the Drain is now running through July 1.

    Philly cabaret artist offers neighborly homage to Mr. Rogers
    "When I was very young, I had a dog that I loved very much. Her name is Mitzi. She got to be old, and she died," confessed Fred Rogers in the 1970 "Death of a Goldfish" episode of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." "When she died, I cried."
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46 hours ago

John Jarboe is ready to play pretend on the W...

John Jarboe is ready to play pretend on the Wilma's main stage. 'You Can Never Go Down the Drain' is now running through July 1: https://goo.gl/So65DV

    The Wilma Theater
    John Jarboe is ready to play pretend on the Wilma's main stage. 'You Can Never Go Down the Drain' is now running through July 1: https://goo.gl/So65DV
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2 days ago

Happy National Make Music Day! Featured here...

Happy National Make Music Day! Featured here is an image from Shenandoah National Park. The photograph’s label reads, “Native mountaineers make mountain music for visitors in the Shenandoah National Park, high in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.” This photograph is available through NARA’s online catalog: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/30249284. Want to learn more about our holdings related to the National Parks Service and more? You can check out our online catalog (www.catalog.archives.gov) and make an appointment to view our holdings at the National Archives at Philadelphia by calling (215) 305-2044 or emailing philadelphia.archives@nara.gov. Today’s post was written by Megan Kelly, Research and Writing Intern with the National Archives at Philadelphia. Shenandoah National Park Blue Ridge Mountains #MakeMusicDay #Music #ShenandoahNationalPark #NationalParks #NPS

    National Archives at Philadelphia
    Happy National Make Music Day! Featured here is an image from Shenandoah National Park. The photograph's label reads, "Native mountaineers make mountain music for visitors in the Shenandoah National...
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2 days ago

2 days ago

Mayor Kenney's schedule for June 21, 2018

Where: 1001 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA.

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Where: Carpenters' Hall, 320 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: Shops at Liberty Place Rotunda, 1650 Market St, Philadelphia, PA.

    Mayor Kenney's Public Schedule for Thursday
    10:00AM Mayor Kenney to Speak at the David McCullough Prize Announcement The Mayor will deliver remarks at this event to announce the Carpenters' Company establishment of the David McCullough Prize for Excellence in American Public History.
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2 days ago

Seger Park added 7 new photos.

It was a busy night at the park last night, Bria Young Basketball camp,Soccer Shots, Wolfstock Parks and Recreation and Sprinkler all running. Gotta Love Seger!!!

    Seger Park
    Seger Park, Philadelphia, PA. 1.1K likes. Seger Park is the size of a city block and contains a playground, Tennis Courts, Basket Ball Courts and Dog Park
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2 days ago

Happy Summer! With the weather getting hot p...

Happy Summer! With the weather getting hot please note that the sprinkler is scheduled on M-F 1:30 pm to Dusk. Volunteers MAY be available to turn it on at other times but can’t be guaranteed. We are in the process of installing a timer and will post the new hours once installation is complete.

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2 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Office of Transportation & Infrastructure Systems
    Want to help us make Philly Free Streets a success on August 11? Sign up to volunteer! This year, we are teaming up with SERVEPhiladelphia to make our volunteer experience 💯! Register today & tell...
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3 days ago

Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness

...an “upcake.” Dixie Picnic started in Malvern (215 Lancaster) and last year branched out to 1306 Chestnut St.

Jake’s Sandwich Board’s last day at 122 S. 12th St. is Wednesday, June 20 as the changeover to Hatch & Coop – a chicken-and-egg specialist – is pegged to launch Monday, June 25.

Underground pub at 727 Walnut St. is closed, pending a rebranding as a restaurant called Sedition.

Center City has good values, too. Kanella Grill (1001 Spruce St.) consistently serves one of the best flavor-to-dollar quotients around, with Cypriot cooking that...

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133 S. 18th St., 3-6 p.m. weekdays.

...has gone the pun route to name its simple but elegant BYOB Ngon Ngon at 615 S. Third St. in Queen Village. Pun? Ngon means “tasty.” Menu hits the basics (pho, salads, vermicelli bowls...

Cafe at 459 W. Butler Ave. features a huge variety of egg rolls, starting at breakfast, plus espresso.

...s John’s Roast Pork, 14 E. Snyder Ave.), hoagies (Pastificio Deli is my pick, 1528 Packer Ave.), and classic Italian red gravy cuisine...

Try Mr. Joe’s Café (1514 S. Eighth St.) for that throwback Italian luncheonette feeling, with the sweet bonus of a cannoli from Termini’s Bakery across the street.

...while there are lots of upscale restaurants there, the fantastic British meat pies at Stargazy (1838 E. Passyunk Ave.) are one of the city’s best values. I also love the authentic Malaysian flavors...

...love the authentic Malaysian flavors of skewered meats grilled over coconut charcoal at Saté Kampar (1837 E. Passyunk Ave.) Bop across to the west side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian...

...side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian flavors at Indonesian standby Hardena (1754 S. Hicks St....

...you’ll also want to know. The Fishtown branch of Asian fusion-minded Cheu Noodles (1416 Frankford Ave.) is one of the most creative quality meals you can get for $15 or less...

Just up the street, check out beautiful Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave.), the Lebanese café and restaurant I’m reviewing this weekend. The lunch menu, in particular...

Dizengoff (1625 Sansom St.) will open your world to the possibility that hummus can be an exciting meal for $11 or less. As the sibling of Zahav, it’s also an affordable way to taste one of our top chefs in Michael Solomonov.

...of getting to know Philly, though, my pick from her list is the Oyster House (1516 Sansom St.), where the buck-a-shuck oyster happy hours will introduce you to the last of...

    Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness
    The chef who helped create the Manayunk dining scene a quarter-century ago is back in business, and he's moved to Center City. Also this week: word of tasty Vietnamese cooking in Queen Village, a solid Mexican cantina in Montco, and an easy-on-the-wallet lunch spot with locations in Center City and Malvern.
    http://www.philly.com

3 days ago

Alley gardens are the best. #alleygarden #phi...

Alley gardens are the best. #alleygarden #philly #washwest #urbanism #pride

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    Washington Square West Civic Association, Philadelphia, PA. 736 likes. Making Wash West safer, cleaner and greener.
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3 days ago

Explosives Incident 700 E Thayer St DC 18 25 046995

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Explosives Incident 700 E Thayer St DC 18 25 046995

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    Explosives Incident 700 E Thayer St DC 18 25 046995
    The City Wide Arson Task Force is investigating an incident that occurred inside 7XX East Thayer Street on June 17, 2018, at approximately 11:10 PM. An unknown individual threw a M-type explosive into that location causing significant damage. The Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two 2 individuals depicted in the surveillance video.
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3 days ago

With $24 million parking lot deal, Goldenberg Group mulls Market East development

Eighth and Market is one of the most significant intersections in the city,” Seth Shapiro, Goldenberg’s chief operating officer, said in an email. “It affords, and even demands, a significant, sizable, mixed-use development.”

    With $24 million parking lot deal, Goldenberg Group mulls Market East development
    The development was once dominated by the original branch of the now-defunct Gimbels department store chain, which was demolished in the late 1970s when the store moved to the then-newly built Gallery. - Jacob Adelman, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
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3 days ago

Developer Goldenberg Group is buying the parking lot at 8th & Chestnut for a whopping $24 million. The high sale price likely means they have big plans for the site.

Developer Goldenberg Group is buying the parking lot at 8th & Chestnut for a whopping $24 million. The high sale price likely means they have big plans for the site.

    PPA set to sell 8th & Chestnut parking lot to Goldenberg Group - Philadelphia Business Journal
    Goldenberg Group is prepared to spend more than $24 million for a parking lot at 8th and Chestnut streets that would give the Blue Bell-based real estate developer control of a huge chunk of a city block.
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3 days ago

Pools, frozen treats and the Shore: Guide to coping with Philly's heat and humidity

Sweet Charlie’s, 1921 Walnut St. and 711 Walnut St.

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John’s Water Ice, 801 Christian St.

The Franklin Fountain, 116 Market St.

Little Baby’s Ice Cream, 2311 Frankford Ave.

Sweet Charlie’s, 1921 Walnut St. and 711 Walnut St.

    Pools, frozen treats and the Shore: Guide to coping with Philly's heat and humidity
    The Philadelphia region is getting a taste of dangerous summer heat - but there are plenty of ways to stay cool. A combination of high temperatures and humidity made it feel hotter than 100 degrees Monday. While relief may be on the way, the dog days of summer are nowhere near over.
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4 days ago

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Not just for dogs...see you tonight.

    Seger Park
    Come get your music on
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4 days ago

Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970

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Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970

...12:30 am, the victim, a 25 year-old-male, was walking alone on the 200 block of South Broad Street when he encountered five unknown males who were approaching him. The males surrounded the complainant...

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    Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970
    On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at 12:30 am, the victim, a 25 year-old-male, was walking alone on the 200 block of South Broad Street when he encountered five unknown males who were approaching him. The males surrounded the complainant at which time the complainant handed over his iPhone X, and his wallet containing $40 and various credit cards.
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4 days ago

From a vegan deli to a pudding shop, check out 3 new spots in Center City

51 N. 12th St.

942 Market St.

    From a vegan deli to a pudding shop, check out 3 new spots in Center City
    Next time you find yourself hungry in Center City, you can try one of three new businesses, from a vegan deli to a cart selling pudding. Read on to get the scoop on each. Photo: JEFF H./Yelp The family-owned Luhv Vegan Deli is located inside the Reading Terminal Market.
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4 days ago

Ice cream startup Bright Yellow Creamery represents a new wave of mobile vending

...find it at farmers markets: Saturdays at Rittenhouse, Thursdays at University City and Wednesdays at 10th and Chestnut streets, as well as occasional smaller festivals. In its second year, the brand is growing...

    Ice cream startup Bright Yellow Creamery represents a new wave of mobile vending
    Future's So Bright by Emily Kovach Ice cream trucks may be an iconic symbol of summer in the city, but are they really worth celebrating?
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4 days ago

Commercial Burglary 6001 N Ogontz Ave DC 18 35 051109

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...54 AM, two unknown black males gained access to the Yashley Mini-market located at 6001 Ogontz Avenue by forcing open a basement door. Once inside the individuals took an iPad, the cash...

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    Commercial Burglary 6001 N Ogontz Ave DC 18 35 051109
    On Sunday June 17, 2018, at 3:54 AM, two unknown black males gained access to the Yashley Mini-market located at 6001 Ogontz Avenue by forcing open a basement door. Once inside the individuals took an iPad, the cash register, cigarettes, baby formula and a jar filled with change.
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4 days ago

Seger Park shared Philly311's post.

    Philly311
    TODAY IS THE DAY! 🎉✨ Philadelphia Parks & Recreation public pools start opening today! Go here to see the summer pool schedule 😎👉http://ow.ly/bGgY30kwfd2
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4 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Philly311
    TODAY IS THE DAY! 🎉✨ Philadelphia Parks & Recreation public pools start opening today! Go here to see the summer pool schedule 😎👉http://ow.ly/bGgY30kwfd2
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4 days ago

Have you heard of History Hub? Launched in Ja...

Have you heard of History Hub? Launched in January 2016, History Hub is an active community of researchers and experts which has become a game-changing way to provide access to information and diverse sources of expertise. You can learn more about it on the Archivist of the United States’s blog post, History Hub: A 21st Century Model for Archival Reference. https://aotus.blogs.archives.gov/2018/05/24/history-hub-a-21st-century-model-for-archival-reference/

    History Hub: A 21st Century Model for Archival Reference
    When the National Archives launched History Hub in January 2016, we hoped it would be a game-changing way to provide access to information and diverse sources of expertise. I'm pleased to share that what started out as an experimental project has become an active community of researchers and experts.
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4 days ago

Sale of PPA's 8th & Chestnut lot hints at future development

Sale of PPA's 8th & Chestnut lot hints at future development

    PPA set to sell 8th & Chestnut parking lot to Goldenberg Group - Philadelphia Business Journal
    Goldenberg Group is prepared to spend more than $24 million for a parking lot at 8th and Chestnut streets that would give the Blue Bell-based real estate developer control of a huge chunk of a city block.
    https://www.bizjournals.com

4 days ago

This week, Mx. Rogers comes to the neighborho...

This week, Mx. Rogers comes to the neighborhood.

    Philly's queer cabaret examines the truths (and myths) of Mister Rogers' signature kindness
    The first black-and-white frames of Morgan Neville's Won't You Be My Neighbor show the familiar Fred Rogers at the piano, coolly attempting to place value and meaning on his approach to communicating with children by way of modulation. As a trained classical composer, he knew that some key changes could be managed with ease, and others could not.
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