1 hour ago

Good afternoon! Onshore flow continues to dra...

Good afternoon! Onshore flow continues to draw moisture into the area. Some patchy dense fog is possible this afternoon, especially for areas near and along the DE and NJ coasts. Remember to turn on headlights and take it slow if you encounter fog while driving.

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1 hour ago

THE 93RD ANNUAL Call for Entries Deadline: Ju...

THE 93RD ANNUAL Call for Entries Deadline: June 12, 2018, 11:59pm (EST) (Please Note New Calendar) Entry Fee: $45 The Print Center's ANNUAL International Competition is one of the most prestigious and oldest competitions in the United States. The Print Center is particularly interested in highlighting local, national and international artists who utilize photography and printmaking in new and intriguing ways, both in content and process. Any artist using Photography and/or Printmaking as critical components in their work can enter. Artists whose work pushes the boundaries of traditional photographic and printmaking practices are encouraged to enter. We are thrilled to introduce our jurors: José Diaz, Chief Curator, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh and Lisa Sutcliffe, Curator of Photography and Media Arts, Milwaukee Art Museum To view the 93rd ANNUAL full prospectus and submission guidelines visit our website: http://printcenter.org/100/93rd-competition/

    The Print Center
    THE 93RD ANNUAL Call for Entries Deadline: June 12, 2018, 11:59pm (EST) (Please Note New Calendar) Entry Fee: $45 The Print Center's ANNUAL International Competition is one of the most...
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2 hours ago

There is still time to sign up for the Family...

There is still time to sign up for the Family Friendly Horticulture Walking Tour on Sunday, April 29 from 10-11 am. RSVP to jackie@friendsofrittenhouse.org.

    Young Friends of Rittenhouse Square
    There is still time to sign up for the Family Friendly Horticulture Walking Tour on Sunday, April 29 from 10-11 am. RSVP to jackie@friendsofrittenhouse.org.
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2 hours ago

The Print Center shared a link.

    Andrea Modica's 'January 1'
    Whether depicting family life in small-town America or minor-league ballplayers, Philadelphia-based photographer Andrea Modica has long been interested in exploring what she calls the "paradox of inclusion and exclusion." Her latest book, January 1, which looks at the city's controversial New Year's Day tradition - the Mummers Parade - is no exception.
    http://www.broadstreetreview.com

3 hours ago

Schuylkill Banks added 2 new photos.

What's next for Schuylkill Banks? Learn about two upcoming projects along the tidal Schuylkill: https://bit.ly/2vJY8EL

    Schuylkill Banks
    Schuylkill Banks added a new photo.
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3 hours ago

Richard Tuttle in Conversation with Collabora...

Richard Tuttle in Conversation with Collaborators Hosted by International Print Center New York TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2018, 6–8PM Hear artist Richard Tuttle and collaborators Bill Goldston (ULAE), Anne McKeown (the Brodsky Center), and Paul Wong (Dieu Donné) discuss their works on view in "Paper/Print: American Hand Papermaking, 1960s to Today", as well as their wider thoughts on paper, print, and their careers in both fields. Free and open to the public. https://www.ipcny.org/blog/2018/4/10/may-1-richard-tuttle-in-conversation-with-collaborators

    The Print Center
    Richard Tuttle in Conversation with Collaborators Hosted by International Print Center New York TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2018, 6-8PM Hear artist Richard Tuttle and collaborators Bill Goldston (ULAE), Anne...
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3 hours ago

Thanks to everyone who nominated Carlos for t...

Thanks to everyone who nominated Carlos for this profile: http://www.philly.com/philly/news/pennsylvania/philadelphia/rittenhouse-square-caretaker-park-carlos-rowland-20180425.html

    Rittenhouse Square has 89 trash cans, 139 benches, and 1 man to clean them all | We the People
    Carlos Rowland can tell you exactly how many trash cans there are in Rittenhouse Square: 89. He knows this because he empties each of them - twice a day. As for the benches: There are 139 in the park that Rowland keeps clean of debris and free of damage.
    http://www.philly.com

4 hours ago

Please join us for our monthly "Employment Se...

Please join us for our monthly "Employment Session" with the Philadelphia Parking Authority! The Parking Authority will be coming to our community to discuss job opportunities with PPA.As I mentioned before, in order to address the issue of poverty in our community, we have to present job opportunities to the residents in our community. Last month we had Septa and this month it's the Philadelphia Parking Authority! For more information , please email me at Antonmoore1@gmail.com

    Unity In The Community
    Please join us for our monthly "Employment Session" with the Philadelphia Parking Authority! The Parking Authority will be coming to our community to discuss job opportunities with PPA.As I mentioned...
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8 hours ago

Good Wednesday morning! Much of the area will...

Good Wednesday morning! Much of the area will have temperatures top out into the 60s this afternoon. However, periods of rain will occur this morning then some showers around this afternoon. Some of the rain could be locally heavy this morning, therefore use caution while driving as water will pond on some roadways.

    US National Weather Service Philadelphia/Mount Holly
    Good Wednesday morning! Much of the area will have temperatures top out into the 60s this afternoon. However, periods of rain will occur this morning then some showers around this afternoon. Some of...
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11 hours ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE PARTIAL DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION/PLANS.

    2101 WASHINGTON AVE Issued April 23, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    DEMOLITION OF PORTIONS OF AN EXISTING DETACHED (ENTIRE BLOCK) ONE TO FOUR STORY, MASONRY, CONCRETE, STEEL AND WOOD INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX BY HAND AND MECHANICAL METHODS AS PER APPROVED PLAN. SOUTHWEST PORTION OF COMPLEX INCLUDING SMOKESTACK STRUCTURE TO REMAIN AND BE PROTECTED DURING DEMOLITION. SEPARATE AMENDED PERMIT REQUIRED TO PROVIDE BRACING AND PROTECTION DETAILS FOR REMAINING STRUCTURE BEFORE DEMOLITION OCCURS ADJACENT TO REMAINING PORTION. REQUIRED SPECIAL INSPECTIONS TO BE PERFORMED BY PENNONI ASSOCIATES INC. *PERMIT TO COMPLY UNSAFE VIOLATION NUMBER 563293, 579481 & 625555* ALL PERMITTED DEMOLITION ACTIVITY TO BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED SITE SAFETY DEMOLITION PLAN & SUCH PLAN TO BE MAINTAINED ON SITE AT ALL TIMES IN ACCORDANCE WITH PHILADELPHIA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE. COMPLETE SIDEWALK AND PARTIAL STREET CLOSURE REQUIRED AS REFLECTED ON APPROVED SITE PLAN AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE STREET CLOSURE PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO START OF WORK. **WORK MUST COMMENCE WITHIN 48 HOURS PER ID VIOLATION NO. 625555**

    2101 WASHINGTON AVE Issued April 23, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    RENOVATION OF KITCHEN AND BATHROOM, NEW VESTIBULE AND POWDER ROOM, REMOVAL OF REAR PORCH ENCLOSURE WALLS, NEW FURNACE, LIGHTING, SHELVING, FINISHES AND PATIO PAVING. NO WORK TO FRONT FACADE.

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16 hours ago

***Evening Update*** Rain continues to gradu...

***Evening Update*** Rain continues to gradually overspread the region from southwest to northeast and will continue to do so through this evening. The rain could be heavy at times overnight and while we are not expecting any widespread, major problems, localized urban and small stream flooding could occur in a few spots. The heaviest rain tapers off Wednesday morning but some showers may return by afternoon. Thursday will feature a respite with sunshine and relatively warm temperatures before the next system could bring some more rain by Friday. In the longer range, the outlook heading into next week is for mainly dry and progressively warmer weather! For local forecast details specific to your location, please visit weather.gov/phi and enter your city or zip code in the upper left.

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18 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Plowshare ...

Here's to rising to the occasion, Plowshare Farm. Thoughtful message on this spring day....

    Plowshare Farms
    Before farming I was a high school English teacher and wrestling coach. The kids on our team were nearly all first-time wrestlers with no prior experience. I always loved sending kids onto the mat...
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20 hours ago

PLEASE SHARE. If you have any information, yo...

PLEASE SHARE. If you have any information, you can call the Philadelphia Police tipline at 215-686-8477 or the Southwest detectives at 215-686-3183.

    $5,000 offered for information in shooting of father, son in SW Philly
    The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police is offering a $5,000 reward Tuesday for any information leading to the arrest of a suspect in last week's shooting in Southwest Philadelphia that injured a 21-year-old father and his 21-month-old child. Police say the shooting happened after 8:30 p.m.
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21 hours ago

Ori Feibush buys historic chocolate factory for homes, retail

Feibush, president and founder of OCF Realty, bought the building at 2101 Washington Avenue last week, finalizing a $15.5 million sale.

    Historic chocolate factory bought by developer Ori Feibush
    South Philly residents may soon have to say goodbye to the historic, 150-year-old Frankford Chocolate Factory, which was recently acquired by Philly developer Ori Feibush, to be converted into homes, retail and open space. Feibush, president and founder of OCF Realty, bought the building at 2101 Washington Avenue last week, finalizing a $15.5 million sale.
    https://philly.curbed.com

21 hours ago

Frankford Chocolate Factory Demo Calls Motivation & Process Into Question

The distinctive brick factory complex at 2101 Washington Avenue, formerly home to the Frankford Candy & Chocolate Company, is likely the next piece of Philadelphia...

...historical buildings are being demolished or heavily altered for new developments. It is imperative that 2120 Washington Avenue be protected from demolition and given an extra layer of protection in the face of...

    Frankford Chocolate Factory Demo Calls Motivation & Process Into Question
    The distinctive brick factory complex at 2101 Washington Avenue, formerly home to the Frankford Candy & Chocolate Company, is likely the next piece of Philadelphia's history to be razed and replaced with new construction. The sale of the property to developer Ori Feibush, owner of OCF Realty, was finalized on April 16.
    https://hiddencityphila.org

21 hours ago

Tonight Only! Tuesday April 24, 2018 @ 7:30pm...

Tonight Only! Tuesday April 24, 2018 @ 7:30pm Quig's open at 7pm A staged, script-in-hand reading of two one act theatrical comedies "The Philadelphia" By David Ives A manic, outrageous and other dimensional comedy and "Joe & Stew's Theatre of Brotherly Love and Financial Success" by Jacquelyn Reingold 2 cockroaches are the only survivors in an off-Broadway theatre after the bomb drops - what happens next DATE: Tuesday, April 24th TIME: 7:30PM PLACE: The Skinner Studio 3rd floor Plays and Players ADMISSION: FREE, but a donation would be appreciated Directed by Peg Mecham and featuring the Once More Theatre Company Players! A SOCIAL NOTE: Quig's Pub, adjacent to The Skinner Studio will be open before and after the play. After the performance, please join the cast for cocktails and good conversation!

    Plays & Players
    Plays & Players, Philadelphia, PA. 3,344 likes · 26 talking about this · 2,902 were here. Plays & Players (P&P): Same beautiful historic theatre. Newly...
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22 hours ago

This Sunday, April 29th, 12-4PM, Halide Proje...

This Sunday, April 29th, 12-4PM, Halide Project, Pinhole Camera Workshop!

    Sunday's Pinhole Camera Workshop and more
    https://mailchi.mp

23 hours ago

Center City District shared KYW Newsradio's p...

    Center City District tempers good news about job growth with a warning
    PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For the eighth year in a row, the Center City business district reported growth in jobs and development, making this the longest period of economic expansion in the city for the last 50 years. The district's annual report says more than a billion dollars of development projects were completed in Center City last year.
    https://kywnews.radio.com

24 hours ago

This Thursday, April 26, 5 to 7PM, please joi...

This Thursday, April 26, 5 to 7PM, please join our friend and gallery store artist Amze Emmons for the reception for Root Cause Analysis at The Center For Emerging Visual Artists ! Root Cause Analysis AMZE EMMONS, CFEVA FELLOWSHIP ’16-‘18 Portable and ephemeral building structures, improvised street furniture, and informal sites of exchange and adaptation inform the work of Amze Emmons. https://bit.ly/2KcC1tZ

    The Print Center
    This Thursday, April 26, 5 to 7PM, please join our friend and gallery store artist Amze Emmons for the reception for Root Cause Analysis at The Center For Emerging Visual Artists ! Root Cause...
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24 hours ago

Mary Virginia Swanson: Beyond Print: The Life...

Mary Virginia Swanson: Beyond Print: The Life of Your Photobook Beyond Publication Saturday, May 19 - Sunday, May 20, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. both days Aperture Foundation 547 West 27th Street, 4th Floor New York Join mentor and educator Mary Virginia Swanson for a two-day workshop that will teach photographers how to conduct targeted research, build their audience, and extend the life of their photobook beyond publication. https://bit.ly/2qZfkAr

    The Print Center
    Mary Virginia Swanson: Beyond Print: The Life of Your Photobook Beyond Publication Saturday, May 19 - Sunday, May 20, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. both days Aperture Foundation 547 West 27th Street,...
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26 hours ago

Center City District shared The Philadelphia ...

    Jerry Sweeney Has a Vision for Philadelphia's Future
    A couple of years ago, I found myself at a nerdy conference about the life of cities, and I heard Kasim Reed, the-then mayor of Atlanta, say something that helped me zero in on a fundamental Philadelphia challenge.
    http://thephiladelphiacitizen.org

26 hours ago

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's piece today...

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's piece today for a Q&A with CCD President and CEO Paul Levy about our just-released "State of Center City" report. For more: www.centercityphila.org/socc

    CCD's Paul Levy: "Obsolete" Tax Structure Is Holding Philly Back
    The CEO of Center City's business improvement district says its 2018 "State of Center City" report shows reasons for both optimism and pessimism about Philly's future. As the founding chief executive of the Center City District, Paul Levy has played a hand in each of the business improvement district's annual "State of Center City" reports over the past two decades.
    https://www.phillymag.com

27 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Hands on t...

Pear trees being planted on Hands on the Earth Orchard, and the exclusive Rusty apple. These crops won't be coming to market until 2019 but Hands on the Earth returns to Walnut Street in May with greenhouse tomatoes.

    Hands on the Earth Orchard
    Hands on the Earth Orchard added a new photo.
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28 hours ago

Severe weather awareness week continues. Toda...

Severe weather awareness week continues. Today's topic is severe thunderstorms. The definition of a severe thunderstorm is hail of 1" in diameter or larger and/or winds of at least 58 mph. The best place to be in a severe thunderstorm is inside a building. If that isn't available, a second, but not as good, option is inside a vehicle (excluding convertibles).

    US National Weather Service Philadelphia/Mount Holly
    Severe weather awareness week continues. Today's topic is severe thunderstorms. The definition of a severe thunderstorm is hail of 1" in diameter or larger and/or winds of at least 58 mph. The best...
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31 hours ago

EPBN April Newsletter🌸🌷🌳 -

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    EPBN April Newsletter🌸🌷🌳
    Dear Friends & Neighbors, Our next general meeting is Wednesday, April 25th at 6:30PM at Reed Street Presbyterian Apartments (16th and Reed). Please join us! Our guest speaker will be Officer Kim Hickinson from the 17th Police District who will speak with us about crime victim assistance.
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40 hours ago

Dry and cool tonight with lows generally rang...

Dry and cool tonight with lows generally ranging from the mid 30s to the mid 40s. Tuesday starts off dry before rain moves in west to east through the afternoon. Temperatures will be cooler than Monday for most areas with highs in the upper 50s to low 60s. For the latest forecast details specific to your location please visit weather.gov/phi and enter your city or zip code in the upper left.

    US National Weather Service Philadelphia/Mount Holly
    Dry and cool tonight with lows generally ranging from the mid 30s to the mid 40s. Tuesday starts off dry before rain moves in west to east through the afternoon. Temperatures will be cooler than...
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41 hours ago

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @phil...

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @philascifest event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram story to learn about the murder, find clues, and vote on the suspects. Don’t forget to share with friends - they might spot a clue you missed. Later this week we will announce the correct answer and explain how they did it! #mudunit18 #müdunit #murdermystery #science #forensics #getnerdyphl #philascifest #instagramstories

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @philascifest event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram...
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41 hours ago

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our event...

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our Instagram profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram story to learn about the murder, find clues, and vote on the suspects. Don’t forget to share with friends - they might spot a clue you missed… Later this week we will announce the correct answer and explain how they did it! #mudunit18 #müdunit #murdermystery #science #forensics #getnerdyphl #philascifest #instagramstories

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @philascifest event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram...
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44 hours ago

The Print Center updated their cover photo.

    The Print Center
    The Print Center updated their cover photo.
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45 hours ago

Job growth has been sufficient to lower the f...

Job growth has been sufficient to lower the formal rate of unemployment, but not enough to get Philadelphia back to 1990 job levels or reduce the high poverty rate. Philadelphia still has 5% fewer jobs than in 1990, while our suburbs are up 26%. Find out the reasons and potential solutions in State of Center City 2018, coming tomorrow. #SOCC2018

    State of Center City Preview - Unemployment
    The Center City District (CCD), Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC) and Center City District Foundation (CCDF) work together to enhance the vitality and competitiveness of Philadelphia's downtown. In 1991 the business leadership organization CPDC created the CCD business improvement district to deliver daily services with the goal of making Center City clean and safe.
    https://centercityphila.org

46 hours ago

Greenfield families can get $20 off Summer Ca...

Greenfield families can get $20 off Summer Camp at Movemakers! Register at https://www.movemakersphilly.com/summercamp-384925.html and use promo code Greenfieldgrooves for the discount.

    Greenfield Home and School Association
    Greenfield families can get $20 off Summer Camp at Movemakers! Register at https://www.movemakersphilly.com/summercamp-384925.html and use promo code Greenfieldgrooves for the discount.
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47 hours ago

Friends of Chester Arthur added 2 new photos....

A huge thank you to Baby Wordplay, Ms. Pauline, and everyone for coming and making yesterday’s event a successful day. If anyone is interested in being added to the FoCA newsletter or joining one of the committees, please send an email to arthurschoolgroup@gmail.com

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Friends of Chester Arthur added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market updated their pro...

Special thanks to local artist Angela Palma, who made this poster for the Rittenhouse Market. Reminder: the market returns to the 9am-3pm schedule on Saturday May 5th and the Tuesday market always begins on the first Tuesday in June. Thanks, Angela!

    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market
    Special thanks to local artist Angela Palma, who made this poster for the Rittenhouse Market. Reminder: the market returns to the 9am-3pm schedule on Saturday May 5th and the Tuesday market always...
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2 days ago

"If local growth since 2009 was robust enough...

"If local growth since 2009 was robust enough to make us just average, attaining the 2.3 percent growth rate of America’s largest cities, Philadelphia would have added 45,400 more jobs -- one homegrown Amazon -- on top of existing growth of 55,100 for a total of 100,500 new jobs." More in CCD President Paul Levy's op-ed on philly.com.

    Sure, Philly is growing. But not fast enough | Opinion
    The Philadelphia story is not a tale of two cities; it's a tale of one city not growing fast enough to address problems we've inherited, when we can count less on higher levels of government for help. - Paul R. Levy, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

2 days ago

Did you know that 17.3% of Philadelphians bet...

Did you know that 17.3% of Philadelphians between 21-64 identify as having a disability? #ICYMI: CultureWorks Engagement Director attended Art-Reach's Cultural Accessibility Forum & Exchange session on 4/14. The session covered best practices across marketing and communications that better serve and positively impact folks with disabilities. Read the full recap below to learn more about best practices your organization can implement to ensure that people with disabilities feel welcome in our spaces and can understand the full scope of accessible events, program, and services through marketing and communication. Small changes and updates can lead to big impact!

    Report Back: Art Reach's Cultural Accessibility Forum & Exchange (CAFE)
    CultureWorks recently attended Art Reach's CAFE, an acronym for their Cultural Accessibility Forum and Exchange sessions. The April 4th session, The Digital Welcome Mat: Is Your Website and Marketing Accessible to the Disability Community , encouraged arts and culture professionals to take a deep
    https://www.cultureworksphila.org

2 days ago

Center City District shared Metro Philly's po...

    SEPTA advances with sustainability initiatives
    In general, experts agree that one of the most environmentally beneficial things the average person can do is to leave their car at home and ride mass transit. But at SEPTA, the carbon footprint is diminished a little more due to the diverse sustainability initiatives underway, from acquiring more electricity-powered buses to using renewable energy and even simpler tasks like recycling rainwater to wash buses.
    https://www.metro.us

2 days ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Flour & Oa...

Perfect for that meal in between breakfast and lunch...

    Flour & Oats Artisan Cookies
    Monday isn't looking so bad
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2 days ago

In The News: Broad Street Review! If you miss...

In The News: Broad Street Review! If you missed out on The Print Center’s book launch for renowned photographer Andrea Modica’s new photobook January 1 we still have publications available! For more information, contact Evan Laudenslager at elaudenslager@printcenter.org or 215.735.6090 x2 or visit our website for details and press links. https://printcenterstore.myshopify.com/products/january-1-pre-order

    Andrea Modica's 'January 1'
    Whether depicting family life in small-town America or minor-league ballplayers, Philadelphia-based photographer Andrea Modica has long been interested in exploring what she calls the "paradox of inclusion and exclusion." Her latest book, January 1, which looks at the city's controversial New Year's Day tradition - the Mummers Parade - is no exception.
    http://www.broadstreetreview.com

2 days ago

I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jes...

I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy…Where by your gibes now? Your gambols? Your songs? Happy Birthday Shakespeare! This famous scene from Hamlet dates from 1603. The two skeletons depicted here are from 1543 and 1560, respectively. The left is from Vesalius, and the right from Valverde de Amusco. All three are examples of reflection on mortality, known as Memento Mori.

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy...Where by your gibes now? Your gambols? Your songs? Happy Birthday Shakespeare! This famous scene from Hamlet dates from 1603....
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2 days ago

Hi neighbors! It’s been awhile. Thought this ...

Hi neighbors! It’s been awhile. Thought this was a good one.

    Point Breeze Dog Park
    Hi neighbors! It's been awhile. Thought this was a good one.
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2 days ago

Calling all future Tree Tenders: MAY 9 is t...

Calling all future Tree Tenders: MAY 9 is the start of the next Tree Tenders class. In just three Wednesday evenings, you'll become a certified Tree Tender and learn the basics of street tree planting and care. It's very cool and actually super important. $40. The details are here: https://phsonline.org/events/tree-tenders-spring-basic-training-1/

    Tree Tenders Spring Basic Training | Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
    Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region. The training covers tree biology, identification, planting, proper care, and working within your community.
    https://phsonline.org

2 days ago

This is the last week to get early bird ticke...

This is the last week to get early bird tickets for A NICE Night at On Point Bistro. Prices will go up to $65 after April 30th, so don't wait!

    Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary
    Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary, Philadelphia, PA. 560 likes · 4 talking about this. NICE, Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary, helps support excellent education for all children in the...
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2 days ago

Today is the start of severe weather awarenes...

Today is the start of severe weather awareness week. We are starting off with the topic of tornadoes. For more information on this and other topics for severe weather awareness week, visit https://www.weather.gov/ctp/SevereWeatherAwarenessWeek

    US National Weather Service Philadelphia/Mount Holly
    Today is the start of severe weather awareness week. We are starting off with the topic of tornadoes. For more information on this and other topics for severe weather awareness week, visit...
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3 days ago

Demolition has begun on the old Frankford Chocolate Factory in South Philly, despite preservationist concerns

Frankford Chocolate Factory at 2101 Washington Ave. ((OCF Realty)

L&I spokeswoman Karen Guss says the demolition permit, when he seeks it, will exempt the smokestack and its adjoining building at the corner of 22nd Street and Washington Avenue.

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

150 N 6th Street

    Neighbors bid a reluctant goodbye to South Philly chocolate factory, welcome new homes and shops
    The Frankford Chocolate Factory looms over Washington Avenue in South Philadelphia, covering an entire city block, anchoring the roadway in the industrial uses that dominated it for the past century or more. In 2006, the red-brick factory that could once claim to be the nation's largest manufacturer of chocolate Easter bunnies closed down.
    https://whyy.org

3 days ago

Happy Sunday morning! We are in store for ano...

Happy Sunday morning! We are in store for another quiet weather day with pleasant afternoon highs in the mid 60s for most locations and near 60 for higher elevations in the Poconos. We are looking at similar temperatures the rest of this week, with slightly cooler highs Tuesday.

    US National Weather Service Philadelphia/Mount Holly
    Happy Sunday morning! We are in store for another quiet weather day with pleasant afternoon highs in the mid 60s for most locations and near 60 for higher elevations in the Poconos. We are looking at...
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