12 hours ago

Baby on the way? Here are some decorating tip...

Baby on the way? Here are some decorating tips!

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15 hours ago

Sail Philadelphia is going strong! Come on do...

Sail Philadelphia is going strong! Come on down for the festivities and stick around for the Full Spectrum USAF concert + fireworks! Parking is limited. Take Septa, Lyft, Indego, Philly Phlash, or RiverLink Ferry for fast and stress-free travel to the biggest waterfront festival of the season! https://bit.ly/2sdUBKT! #sailphilly

19 hours ago

Transform your approach to theater with the S...

Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
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34 hours ago

Penn's Landing was live.

    Penn's Landing
    Penn's Landing was live.
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34 hours ago

Penn's Landing is live now.

    Penn's Landing
    Penn's Landing is live now.
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34 hours ago

Please note that the National Archives at Phi...

Please note that the National Archives at Philadelphia will be closed on Monday, May 28, in observation of Memorial Day. Visit NARA's special Memorial Day web page on National Archives News, which highlights NARA's holdings that document Memorial Day and honors those who have given their lives: https://www.archives.gov/news/topics/memorial-day For information about our hours, please visit our website: https://www.archives.gov/philadelphia

    Memorial Day: A Commemoration
    Memorial Day, initially referred to as Decoration Day, was observed by many communities after the Civil War, when the nation suffered more than 620,000 military deaths, roughly 2 percent of the total population at the time. John A.
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39 hours ago

AHOY MATEY! Explore the Delaware River Waterf...

AHOY MATEY! Explore the Delaware River Waterfront on a Sail Away this Memorial Day Weekend at Sail Philadelphia presented by Bank of America. Use discount code SailAway30 to get 30% off a voyage on the AJ Meerwald or the Schooner Thomas E Lannon in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Vist sailphiladelphia.org to book your adventure today! #sailphilly

    Penn's Landing
    AHOY MATEY! Explore the Delaware River Waterfront on a Sail Away this Memorial Day Weekend at Sail Philadelphia presented by Bank of America. Use discount code SailAway30 to get 30% off a voyage on...
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39 hours ago

Contemporary Queen Village home with lofty ceilings lists for $570K

211 Fulton Street, Unit B [Jacqueline Silva, Keller Williams]

    Contemporary Queen Village home with high ceilings lists for $570K
    A sleek and contemporary home tucked into a Queen Village side street just listed for $569,500. The two-bed, two-and-a-half-bath home, is three floors tall and offers 1,500 square feet of uniquely designed space. It starts with the living room, where a two-story-high ceiling towers over the hardwood first floor.
    https://philly.curbed.com

2 days ago

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    THE PROPOSED LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT TO CREAT (1) ONE NEW PARCEL FROM (6) SIX EXISTING PARCELS(718 S 2ND ST PARCEL 0PA#23105600- 720 S 2ND ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23105700- 722 S 2ND ST,PARCEL OPA#23105800-724 S 2ND ST,PARCEL ,OPA#23105900 ? 207 MONROE ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23050600 ? 209 MONROE ST, PARCEL , OPA#23050500)SEE APPLICATION 841399 FOR PLANS

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    THE PROPOSED LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT TO CREAT (1) ONE NEW PARCEL FROM (6) SIX EXISTING PARCELS(718 S 2ND ST PARCEL 0PA#23105600- 720 S 2ND ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23105700- 722 S 2ND ST,PARCEL OPA#23105800-724 S 2ND ST,PARCEL ,OPA#23105900 ? 207 MONROE ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23050600 ? 209 MONROE ST, PARCEL , OPA#23050500)SEE APPLICATION 841399 FOR PLANS

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    THE PROPOSED LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT TO CREAT (1) ONE NEW PARCEL FROM (6) SIX EXISTING PARCELS(718 S 2ND ST PARCEL 0PA#23105600- 720 S 2ND ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23105700- 722 S 2ND ST,PARCEL OPA#23105800-724 S 2ND ST,PARCEL ,OPA#23105900 ? 207 MONROE ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23050600 ? 209 MONROE ST, PARCEL , OPA#23050500)

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    126 PEMBERTON ST Issued May 22, 2018 Comment
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    THE PROPOSED LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT TO CREAT (1) ONE NEW PARCEL FROM (6) SIX EXISTING PARCELS(718 S 2ND ST PARCEL 0PA#23105600- 720 S 2ND ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23105700- 722 S 2ND ST,PARCEL OPA#23105800-724 S 2ND ST,PARCEL ,OPA#23105900 ? 207 MONROE ST, PARCEL ,OPA#23050600 ? 209 MONROE ST, PARCEL , OPA#23050500)

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2 days ago

A taste of the fireworks to come! Join us Sat...

A taste of the fireworks to come! Join us Saturday, May 26 at 7:30pm for the Full Spectrum USAF concert + fireworks show! 🎉🎇🎉⚓️⛵️

    Penn's Landing
    A taste of the fireworks to come! Join us Saturday, May 26 at 7:30pm for the Full Spectrum USAF concert + fireworks show! 🎉🎇🎉⚓️⛵️
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2 days ago

Are you ready for an amazing Memorial Day Wee...

Are you ready for an amazing Memorial Day Weeknd on the waterfront? Parking is limited, but it's a great time to catch a Lyft, take Septa, rent an Indego bike, or use Philly Phlash to enjoy Sail Philadelphia, Full Spectrum USAF concert and fireworks + more https://bit.ly/2J0hrzc!😀

    Penn's Landing
    Are you ready for an amazing Memorial Day Weeknd on the waterfront? Parking is limited, but it's a great time to catch a Lyft, take Septa, rent an Indego bike, or use Philly Phlash to enjoy Sail...
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2 days ago

Penn's Landing was live.

    Penn's Landing
    Penn's Landing is live now.
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2 days ago

Penn's Landing is live now.

    Penn's Landing
    Penn's Landing is live now.
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2 days ago

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's CO...

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's COMING HOME to THE GOOD FIGHT, we agree that Nyambi Nyambi deserves your attention.

    Learn His Name: Nigerian-American Actor, Nyambi Nyambi Deserves Your Attention
    Nyambi Nyambi has always done things on his own terms. He was told by a teacher, who was involved in a Martin Luther King gala being performed on his university campus, that he didn't belong in the cast. To which he responded, "I am going to study his speech, his (mannerisms), the speech behind the speech.
    http://www.konbini.com

2 days ago

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with ...

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
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2 days ago

This federal program helps low-income familie...

This federal program helps low-income families buy a home with a unique method meant to encourage saving.

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2 days ago

We Love Queen Village shared a link.

    In Queen Village, life imitates art, but with a Target store and too much parking | Inga Saffron
    The main character in the new novel by Philadelphia writer Nathaniel Popkin, Everything is Borrowed, is a cutting-edge architect who has agreed, against his better judgment, to design a large apartment building at Fifth and Bainbridge for a powerful local developer.
    http://www.philly.com

2 days ago

The Library of Congress just announced that t...

The Library of Congress just announced that their papers of Benjamin Franklin are now online. The collection includes copies of the First Continental Congress Petition to King George III, drafts of the Treaty of Paris, diplomatic correspondence, notes on electricity, drawings of bifocals, and more! You can learn more here: https://www.loc.gov/item/prn-18-044/?loclr=eanotw-new

    Papers of Benjamin Franklin Now Online
    The papers of American scientist, statesman and diplomat Benjamin Franklin have been digitized and are now available online for the first time from the Library of Congress. The Library announced the digitization today in remembrance of the anniversary of Franklin's death on April 17, 1790.The Franklin papers consist of approximately 8,000 items mostly dating from the 1770s and 1780s.
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2 days ago

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly ...

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.

    The Wilma Theater
    Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.
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3 days ago

Important Committee work at our meeting tonig...

Important Committee work at our meeting tonight!

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Important Committee work at our meeting tonight!
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3 days ago

The Wilma Theater shared American Theatre mag...

The American Theatre magazine panel Stage Migration: Immigrants and the American Theatre is live!

    American Theatre magazine
    Tonight we are live at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Manuela Goyanes, and Ngozi Anyanwu. #StageMigrations
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3 days ago

MAXIMIZE your fun with these exclusive codes ...

MAXIMIZE your fun with these exclusive codes – only valid until midnight tonight for #SailPhilly! Use SailAway30 for 30% off SailAways on the AJ Meerwald + Schooner Thomas E Lannon in Gloucester, Massachusetts and use code DayPass40 to get $25 off Early Entry Tickets which includes admission to the tall ships festival and the Independence Seaport Museum!

    Penn's Landing
    MAXIMIZE your fun with these exclusive codes - only valid until midnight tonight for #SailPhilly! Use SailAway30 for 30% off SailAways on the AJ Meerwald + Schooner Thomas E Lannon in Gloucester,...
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3 days ago

You'll love reading our beautiful May issue o...

You'll love reading our beautiful May issue of QVNA Magazine! (Just click to read it online!) . Thank you to our Magazine Committee members for your great work -- and congratulations to Gloria Dei (Old Swedes) for making our front cover story. You've got a great story to tell. #QVNAlovesvolunteers, #QVvolunteers, #GloriaDeiOldSwedes,#QVNA.

    QVNA Magazine (May 2018)
    In this issue, we unveil a gorgeous new design concept that aims to revitalize the grounds at Gloria Dei (Old Swedes') Church and National Historic Site.
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3 days ago

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine pane...

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine panel including Wilma Artistic Director Blanka Zizka will be on Facebook Live at 6pm. Check their Facebook page at 6pm or check back here to watch the shared video.

    AT Live Event! Stage Migrations: Immigrants and the American Theatre
    On May 23, AT senior editor Diep Tran will moderate a conversation with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Goyanes, Ngozi Anyanwu, Immigrants and refugees are woven into the fabric of American identity, and American theatre has always reflected that, from Yiddish theatre to El Teatro Campesino to and the Ufot cycle.
    https://www.americantheatre.org

3 days ago

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new brea...

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new breath as an actor in this week's look at the Wilma's HotHouse Intensive. The Summer Intensive with begins this June with Artistic Director Blanka Zizka and Company Member Justin Jain. Delve into the work of the Wilma HotHouse Company --> https://goo.gl/1nAins

    HotHouse Intensive: A New Breath
    Temple University Musical Theater BFA student José Raúl Mangual took part in a HotHouse Intensive this winter. He documented the experience through daily reflections and photos that will be shared as blog posts as we prepare for the Summer Intensive. I felt like today's class was the first that I saw, without seeking, the parallels between exercises.
    http://blog.wilmatheater.org

3 days ago

6 Minute Meal & Deal: Hungry Pigeon's French omelet

743 S 4th St,

    6 Minute Meal & Deal: Hungry Pigeon's French omelet
    In this week's 6 Minute Meal and a Deal, Alicia Vitarelli gets in the kitchen for a quick and easy recipe at the Hungry Pigeon.
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4 days ago

4 days ago

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    60 LIGHT FIXTURES,30 RECEPTACLES, 10 GFI, 12 SMOKE DETECTORS, 2 CARBON MONOXIDE COMBO DETECTORS, AND 200 AMP NEW SERVICE.

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    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND REWIRE LIVING ROOM AND 3 BEDROOMS PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

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4 days ago

Penn's Landing shared Sail Philadelphia's vid...

CELEBRATORY GIVEAWAY! Enter to win a sail away cruise for 4 on the AJ Meerwald, or Schooner Thomas E Lannon in Gloucester, Massachusetts at Sail Philadelphia presented by Bank of America. Tag your 4 favorite mateys for a chance to win. And don’t forget, if you don’t win, you can buy your tickets at sailphiladelphia.org. Some restrictions may apply. A winner will be chosen randomly Thursday and contacted directly.

    Sail Philadelphia
    Dreaming of warmer days? Sail into Summer with a 120min. Twilight Sail at Sail Philadelphia 2018 presented by Bank of America! Plan your journey at sailphilly.org (glass of sparkling wine and snacks...
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4 days ago

Drink Philly's Guide to 2018 Philly Beer Week, June 1-10

...most brews gets a steady spot on the lines at both of Lucky’s locations. (848 S 2nd St. & 4421 Main St...

Dominion Oak Barrel. Enjoy them in a flight, solo or paired with the spirit that they were aged in. (509 S 2nd St.)

This article has 17 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

...tasting glass. General admission tickets are $46 and come with unlimited pours and a glass.  (29 E Allen St....

...and Russian River. Check out their Facebook event page for each day’s draft list. (1500 Locust St....

Legendary Center City bar Monk’s is hosting another legend at beer week this year. Meet owner and brewer John Kimmich of The Alchemist, known for his beer, Heady Topper, the unofficial creator of the New England IPA. Cash only, plan on getting there early. (264 S 16th St.)

...City will be on hand serving up cans and drafts. May the best brew win! (1148 S 11th St....

...hand to provide the brews and proceeds from the fun will benefit dog rescue charities. (3467 Richmond St....

Homebrew pros will face off at Jose Pistola's for a chance to brew at Dogfish Head Brewery. Tickets are $25 and get you unlimited homebrew samples and a chance to vote for the best beer. Purchase them online here. (263 S 15th St.)

Visit Old City for their weekly burlesque and cabaret show featuring lots of suds and specials. Doors at 9 PM, show starts at 10 PM. (10 S Front St.)

...steady spot on the lines at both of Lucky’s locations. (848 S 2nd St. & 4421 Main St....

Get your laugh on this beer week at this comedy showcase. Tickets are $10 and include a stellar lineup of six comics and one pint of a flagship Saint Benjamin beer. Grab your tickets here. (1710 North 5th St.)

...consumers grab the snazziest cans. Tickets are $15 and include discounted beers from panelist breweries. (1320 Chestnut St....

Strangelove’s is hosting a beertastic evening of quizzo with the help of Allagash and Bell’s. Starting at 5 PM meet some awesome brew reps before quizzo kicks off at 6 PM with beer prizes, a tap takeover and more. (216 S 11th St.)

...hand with giveaways—only if you are able to beat them at a board game. (6235 Frankford Ave....

...kayak, which will depart from the Community Boathouse. Tickets include one beer—buy them here. (5400 Lindbergh Ave....

A Philly-style luau awaits in the Northeast with tropical beers from Rivertowne Brewing. The party will feature a limbo contest, pineapple bowling, pass the coconut, leis, giveaways, and perhaps a slushy machine. (7980 Oxford Ave.)

Build a derby car and partake in a race across the first floor of this Center City bar. Sly Fox and Troegs will be on hand to provide the cans and registration is at 5 PM and the races begin at 7 PM. Read the event listing for derby car rules. (224 S 15th St.)

This festival is a homage to beer and the jam band music. Splintered Sunlight, the area’s top Grateful Dead cover band, will headline the festival and brews from Sierra Nevada, Terrapin, Fat Heads and Starr Hill will be showcased. (3925 Walnut St.)

...breweries like Russian River. We’ll update the article when the draft list is released. (4333 Spruce St....

    Drink Philly's Guide to 2018 Philly Beer Week, June 1-10
    Philly Beer Week is back and bigger than ever for its 11th year from Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 10. Quite possibly the best week of the year for beer drinkers, PBW takes over the city with pairings, classes, games, dinners, festivals and all things beer.
    https://philly.thedrinknation.com

4 days ago

It’s a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood !...

It’s a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood ! Check out John Jarboe and The Bearded Ladies in a preview of You Can Never Go Down The Drain at The Wilma's Theater Lovers Fete. Mx. Rogers comes to the Wilma on June 20! Get your tickets here --> https://goo.gl/So65DV

    The Wilma Theater
    It's a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood ! Check out John Jarboe and The Bearded Ladies in a preview of You Can Never Go Down The Drain at The Wilma's Theater Lovers Fete. Mx. Rogers comes to...
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4 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center shared DVLF...

Tonight’s #ONOPhilly is postponed until next Wed., 5/30!

    DVLF
    ONO has rescheduled tonight's happy hour at Uptown Beer Garden due to weather. The new date is Wednesday, May 30th! Registration will remain open for tickets and we still hope to see everyone there!...
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4 days ago

NEED PLANS FOR MEMORIAL DAY? How about a magi...

NEED PLANS FOR MEMORIAL DAY? How about a magical nautical adventure at Sail Philadelphia. Tour historic tall ships, explore the Delaware River on a sail away cruise and relax in the beer garden at Spruce Street Harbor Park sustained by Univest Corporation. Don't miss out, book your adventure TODAY!⛵

    BUY TICKETS
    Enjoy self-guided tours of one or more tall ships. Timed tickets are designed to minimize wait times and maximize your enjoyment. Ship Tour tickets include same-day festival admission and admission to the Independence Seaport Museum. Ship tours are available Friday, May 25th through Monday, May 28th, noon to 7 pm.
    http://sailphiladelphia.org

4 days ago

Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are br...

Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are brimming with memorandums from a variety of government agencies. Memorandums are written messages which can document anything: the installation of a new water fountain, organizational changes, policies, and much more. Featured here is a memorandum related to the archaeological investigation at El Morro, which is part of the San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico. This memo details the work that has already been performed and also includes photographic attachments to document progress made on the dig. Check out the rest of this memo here: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/40304916. Want to learn more about our holdings? 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. This post was written by Megan Kelly, Research and Writing Intern with the National Archives at Philadelphia. #NationalMemoDay #Memo #Memorandum #FindYourPark #NPS

    National Archives at Philadelphia
    Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are brimming with memorandums from a variety of government agencies. Memorandums are written messages which can document anything: the installation of a new...
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4 days ago

Calling all neighbors -- please share your op...

Calling all neighbors -- please share your opinions for the South Street Image and Perception Survey! As part of its ongoing work to revitalize South Street, The South Street Headhouse District needs your help as a community stakeholder to take a quick survey. Your input will help develop measures of current perceptions of the South Street Headhouse area and help SSHD have a baseline to measure against in the future. The survey is quick to take, anonymous, and will remain open until May 29th. PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT NOW TO COMPLETE IT. https://reporting.padowntown.org/forms/south-street-headhouse-district Thanks for your help!

    PA Downtown Center - South Street Headhouse District
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5 days ago

Updated 5 days ago

Parking

Is there anywhere in Philly to securely park a small 10" moving truck overnight?

  • From the sounds of it, you want to pay an indoor garage to do so. there are two in the 1500 block of Latimer that I know of, plenty of others in town too.

5 days ago

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared QV...

Queen Village has the luckiest dogs in town....

    Home
    Autumn Arrives with a full Plate of Events for South Street The SouthStreet Headhouse District is looking forward to lively fall, with numerous events that deliver a wide variety of cultural, musical, culinary, and civic programming. Sunday Sept 10 - Greenfest Philly presented by the Clean Air Council Bainbridge Green Since 2006, this popular event provides a...
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