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Philadelphia's new postmaster hears irate residents' complaints

Another complaint: long lines at the post office at 7th and Thompson streets.

    Philadelphia's new postmaster hears irate residents' complaints
    There have been a myriad of recent complaints regarding mail delivery in some parts of Philadelphia - so many in fact that the city's newly appointed postmaster wanted to meet with the public personally. It was standing room only at the Northern Liberties Community Center Thursday night, where residents got a chance to be heard by Philadelphia Postmaster Michael Hernandez.
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Newly appointed Postmaster hears concerns of city residents unhappy with mail service

Long lines at the post office at 7th and Thompson streets.

    Newly appointed Postmaster hears concerns of irate city residents
    There has been a myriad of problems and complaints regarding mail delivery in parts of the city, so many in fact that the newly appointed Postmaster General of Philadelphia wanted to meet with the public personally. It was standing room only at the Northern Liberties Community Center Thursday night, will all sorts of complaints like mail that never arrives.
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Poplar: Five Pieces of Philadelphia History

Moss wrote about the church, which is at 7th and Brown streets, in his 2004 book “Historic Sacred Places of Philadelphia.” The church celebrated its 100...

The Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception opened in 1966 at 830 North Franklin Street. The church was the second cathedral that opened in the city for Ukrainian Catholics, said Ken Hutchins (above), who’s the project facilitator of the church.

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The Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art opened in 1975 at Broad and Green streets in the historic Congregation Rodeph Shalom building. It aims to host two to three...

    Poplar: Five Pieces of Philadelphia History
    The original city plans laid out on a map by William Penn only included the area between the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers between Vine and South streets. People, however, settled outside of those areas, including what is now known as the Poplar neighborhood.
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Beer fest, 'The Office' Quizzo, Presidents' Day weekend, and other great happenings in Philadelphia, Feb. 16-23

7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Feb. 17, Open Space, 1014 N. Marshall St. $10 in advance, $20 at the door, kids enter free. www.phillyartshow.com

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9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 19; National Constitution Center, 525 Arch St.; free; 215-409-6600; constitutioncenter.org

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 17-19; National Liberty Museum, pay-what-you-wish admission; 321 Chestnut St.; 215-925-2800, libertymuseum.org

1 p.m. sign-up for 2:30 p.m. Quizzo and 6:30 p.m. sign-up for 7:30 p.m. Quizzo, Feb. 18; World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; free; 215-222-1400; worldcafelive.com

Noon to 2 p.m. Feb. 18; Bartram’s Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Blvd; $20 ($15 for members); 215-729-5281; bartramsgarden.org

3 to 7 p.m. Feb. 17, Xfinity Live!, 1100 Pattison Ave. 21+, $30 general admission, www.xfinitylive.com/beerfest

10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Feb.17, Books Through Bars, 4722 Baltimore Ave. 18+. 215-727-8170, http://booksthroughbars.org/.

Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Friends Center, 1501 Cherry St. Free admission.

8 p.m. Feb. 20, the Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 E. Allen St. $35-$135, thefillmorephilly.com

8 p.m. Feb. 22, Ardmore Music Hall, 23 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore, $39-$54, ardmoremusichall.com

    Beer fest, 'The Office' Quizzo, Presidents' Day weekend, and other great happenings in Philadelphia, Feb. 16-23 - Philly
    Free admission to National Constitution Center Explore the National Constitution Center for free on Monday in honor of Black History Month. Visitors will learn about key milestones in African American history in the museum's The Story of We exhibition, and also will dive into history surrounding the Emancipation Proclamation, the Civil War, and the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments.
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Why a North Philly meeting about injection sites erupted into a shouting match

The panel discussion and Q&A session at the the church on Seventh Street near Girard was convened to give the community a chance to explore the proposed CUES.

    Why a North Philly meeting about injection sites erupted into a shouting match
    Devin Reaves stood up in his front row seat and issued a dare about injection sites to the city councilpersons in front of him. "If there's something else we can do that can lower overdose deaths," said Reaves, a recovery advocate, addressing Councilman David Oh and Councilwoman Cindy Bass, "[then] let's do that."
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Feb 10

WOAR added 3 new photos — at Young Scholars C...

Teaching children early about Healthy Relationships sets a foundation that they can build upon as they get older. Learning about Human Right’s, Strength and Self Awareness help to support their decisions about who they chose to be in relation with but also how healthy is their relationship is with themselves. Here are a few examples by a group of young ladies, 12 years old from WOAR’s Building Healthy Relationships program at the Young Scholars Charter middle school led by Education Specialist Leah Dirkse. How Brilliant are the words written by these young ladies?? What is one phrase that stands out the MOST to you???

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    WOAR, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2.2K likes. Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR) is Philadelphia's ONLY Rape Crisis Center located in the heart of Center City Philadelphia.
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Feb 09

Starting soon: Safe Injection Sites, a Commun...

Starting soon: Safe Injection Sites, a Community Forum at Mt. Tabor AME Church, 961 N 7th Street

    Cindy Bass
    Starting soon: Safe Injection Sites, a Community Forum at Mt. Tabor AME Church, 961 N 7th Street
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Feb 09

What Will $1,200 Rent You In Philadelphia, Right Now?

Here's a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment at 707 W Girard Ave., which is going for $1,200 / month.

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Next, there's this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom unit situated at 749 S 23rd St. It's also listed for $1,200 / month.

    What Will $1,200 Rent You In Philadelphia, Right Now?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Philadelphia? We've rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down housing in Philadelphia if you've got a budget of $1,200 / month.
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Renting In Ludlow: What Will $1,200 Get You?

Listed at $1,200 / month, this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment is located at 1415 North Franklin St. In the unit, you can expect hardwood floors, both air conditioning and central heating, a...

Next, there's this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment over at 1419 North Franklin St. It's also listed for $1,200 / month. In the apartment, there are both air...

Here's a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom single-family home at 707 W Girard Ave., which is going for $1,200 / month. In the unit, you'll get hardwood floors, a large closet, high ceilings and plenty of natural light.

    Renting In Ludlow: What Will $1,200 Get You?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Ludlow? We've rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down a place in this Philadelphia neighborhood if you're on a budget of $1,200 / month.
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    Shooting Incident Multiple Victims 2400 Ridge Ave DC 18 22 005862
    On Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at approximately 9:30 pm, the occupants of a black colored 2014 to 2017 Chevrolet Impala fired numerous shots at several people standing on the sidewalk on the 2400 block of Ridge Avenue. As a result, four (4) victims were struck by gunfire.
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