3 hours 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
    http://www.facebook.com

4 hours ago

Just a quick reminder that Fleisher will be c...

Just a quick reminder that Fleisher will be closed to the public and no classes will be held Saturday, May 26 through Monday, May 28. We hope you have a happy and healthy unofficial start of the summer!

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA. 7,666 likes · 316 talking about this · 3,327 were here. One of the country's first community arts centers,...
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5 hours ago

From French toast to rainbow bagels, these 3 new Philly breakfast and brunch spots are making waves

1301 S. 11th St., Passyunk Square

824 S. Eighth St., Bella Vista

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

1742 E Passyunk Ave., East Passyunk

    From French toast to rainbow bagels, these 3 new Philly breakfast and brunch spots are making waves
    Looking for your next great breakfast or brunch in Philadelphia? These new spots will satisfy all your cravings. Here are the newest places to check out the next time you're in the mood for an a.m. meal. 1742 E Passyunk Ave., East Passyunk Photo: Sari Marissa G./Yelp Philly Bagels is a spot to score bagels, breakfast sandwiches and more.
    http://6abc.com

6 hours ago

Time is running out for you to create a new l...

Time is running out for you to create a new look for Reading Terminal Market ... and win $1,000! For the third year in a row, we've partnered with the market to host a design competition for the reusable tote bags sold by the market's many vendors. The competition is open to Fleisher students, teaching artists, and members. Submit up to five designs, which reflect the market's reputation as one of the best places to shop for fresh foods, by May 31. Learn more at http://bit.ly/2IPRZZg.

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    Time is running out for you to create a new look for Reading Terminal Market ... and win $1,000! For the third year in a row, we've partnered with the market to host a design competition for the...
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7 hours 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

7 hours ago

Arrest in Easter Sunday Killing of Teen on South Street

White got into an argument with Bethel back on shortly before 6 p.m. on the 800 block of South Street, police said. White then took out a gun and opened fire, striking Bethel in the buttocks and pelvis, investigators said.

    Arrest in Easter Sunday Killing of Teen on South Street
    A teen wanted for gunning down a Philadelphia high school student along South Street on Easter Sunday is behind bars.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

8 hours ago

Philadelphia Police Arrest Zahmir White In Easter Sunday Shooting Death Of Teen

Philadelphia police say they arrested 18-year-old Zahmir White in West Philadelphia for the shooting death of 16-year-old William Bethel. William was shot in the pelvis on the 800 block of South Street on April 1 and died days later.

    Philadelphia Police Arrest Zahmir White In Easter Sunday Shooting Death Of Teen
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of a teenager that took place on Easter Sunday on South Street. Philadelphia police say they arrested 18-year-old Zahmir White in West Philadelphia for the shooting death of 16-year-old William Bethel.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

9 hours ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Mark Segal Author
    Here's the column I wrote about me and those Ruby Red Slippers It's official: I'm history Just saying that I am humbled is not enough: It is an honor of a lifetime. By the title of this column, I'm...
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10 hours 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

10 hours ago

oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss ...

oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss the localized impact of the Repaving and Safety Project on Pine and Spruce Streets in WashWest - Wed. May 30th (weather permitting).

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss the localized impact of the Repaving and Safety Project on Pine and Spruce Streets in WashWest - Wed. May 30th (weather permitting).
    https://www.facebook.com

10 hours ago

Arrest made in teen's Easter Sunday murder on South Street

Sixteen-year-old William 'Bill' Bethel was shot shortly before 6 p.m. on April 1 in the 800 block of South Street.

    Arrest made in teen's Easter Sunday murder on South Street
    Philadelphia police have made an arrest in the Easter Sunday murder of a teenager. Zahmire White was arrested Wednesday morning in West Philadelphia, police say. Sixteen-year-old William 'Bill' Bethel was shot shortly before 6 p.m. on April 1 in the 800 block of South Street.
    http://6abc.com

12 hours ago

http://www.phila.gov/OPA/Assessments/Pages/Ap...

http://www.phila.gov/OPA/Assessments/Pages/Appeals.aspx You must file by Friday May 25, 2018.

    http://www.phila.gov

12 hours ago

Today's enews, sponsored by local fitness stu...

Today's enews, sponsored by local fitness studio Charge Performance and Wellness.

    BVNA News for May 23
    The Bella Vista Neighbors Association is the Registered Community Organization that serves residents of Bella Vista, which is bounded by 6th and 11th Streets, South Street and Washington Avenue. BVNA improves Bella Vista's quality of life, facilitates and augments the delivery of government services, strengthens community bonds, encourages civic involvement, provides a public and neutral discussion forum, and promotes dialogue with elected officials.
    https://mailchi.mp

20 hours ago

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    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ADDITION ABOVE AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE TO CREATE A FOUR (4) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE (ALL EXTERIOR WALLS OF EXISTING STRUCTURE TO REMAIN). ALL EXTERIOR FRAME WALLS TO BE CONSTRUCTED OF FIRE RETARDANT TREATED WOOD. STRUCTURE FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING. A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 10 FT OF BUILDING FACADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH IBC SECTION 3306. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ELEVATOR. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND FIRE SUPPRESSION.

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32 hours ago

Gratuitous video of a spinning wheel of choco...

Gratuitous video of a spinning wheel of chocolate from our Part of the Plan: Small Business shoot with Muellers Chocolate at Reading Terminal Market today #READYBusiness #PlanToStayOpen #ChocolateEmergency

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Gratuitous video of a spinning wheel of chocolate from our Part of the Plan: Small Business shoot with Muellers Chocolate at Reading Terminal Market today #READYBusiness #PlanToStayOpen...
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32 hours ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Definitely the sweetest video shoot we ever did. Talking small business preparedness with Mueller's Chocolate at Reading Terminal Market. Insight into weathering any size emergency, coming soon in our monthly Part of the Plan series. Plan...to Stay Open. #READYBusiness

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
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32 hours 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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33 hours 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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33 hours ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Wawa Welcome America Just Unveiled Its 2018 Schedule
    There's a lot to be excited for, including the usual goodies (free hoagies!), and also some new surprises. This year's Wawa Welcome America festival looks like it's going to be an especially good one.
    https://www.phillymag.com

35 hours 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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36 hours ago

The schedule is out for this year's Welcome A...

The schedule is out for this year's Welcome America celebration. 7 days and 50 events to mark our nation's independence in the city where it all started. Check out the schedule and also sign up for free text alerts from the City. Text AMERICA to 888-777 and stay connected to developing weather, event, and public safety information. #July4thPhilly 🇺🇲️ https://welcomeamerica.com/events/

    Events - Welcome America 2018
    The festival is traveling into the local communities! Philadelphia is much more than our downtown. Discover a new neighborhood or enjoy a staycation. For a look at where we'll be, explore below:
    https://welcomeamerica.com

2 days ago

Updated 43 hours 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.

2 days ago

Come get your music on

Come get your music on

    Seger Park
    Come get your music on
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2 days ago

Seger Park shared Bria Anneí Young's post.

Sign your kids up today for this fun camp!

    Bria Anneí Young
    FREE basketball summer camp for kids grades 4-8th located at Seger Park this summer. To sign up visit: BriaYoungBasketball.com/programs
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

25+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 21-28

Where:Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

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Where:Franklin Square, 200 N. 6th Street

Where:Spruce Street Harbor Park, 301 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street

Where:Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street

Where:The Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th Street

Where:Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street

Where:PHS Pop Up Garden, 1438 South Street

...through Memorial Day at this sprawling green space in South Philadelphia at the corner of Broad Street and Pattison Avenue (across the street from AT&T Station and the sports complex...

Where:FDR Park, 1500 Pattison Avenue & S. Broad Street

Where:The Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Morgan's Pier, 221 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Cruiser Olympia at Independence Seaport Museum, 211 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Philadelphia Building, 1315 Walnut Street

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Various locations including National Mechanics, 2701, 22 S. 3rd Street

Where:Bok Bar, 800 Mifflin Street

Where:Lithuanian Music Hall Association, 2715 E. Allegheny Avenue

Where:Various locations including National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street

Where:Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, 601 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue

Where:Morris Arboretum, 100 E. Northwestern Avenue

    25+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 21-28
    Sail Philadelphia | Photo by M. Stanley for Delaware River Waterfront Corporation Memorial Day weekend happenings, a free fireworks show, Sail Philadelphia, opening of Bok Bar and more... Memorial Day weekend welcomes the unofficial start of summer - and there's no shortage of awesome things to do.
    https://www.uwishunu.com

2 days ago

3 days ago

More rain in the forecast over the next few d...

More rain in the forecast over the next few days. Enjoy(?) the interlude between wet weather! #GetOutdoors #LawnmowerSunday #BeSafe

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    More rain in the forecast over the next few days. Enjoy(?) the interlude between wet weather! #GetOutdoors #LawnmowerSunday #BeSafe
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEME...

STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF MAY 21 Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected

    http://www.philadelphiastreets.com

3 days ago

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    610 S 7TH ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    The Rowhouse Boom: Populist Victory or Philadelphia Noir?
    The proudest moment for the Philadelphia rowhouse was in Chicago, of all places. A two-story "Workingman's House" was "put up at the Columbian Exposition," reported Talcott Williams in 1893.
    https://www.phillyhistory.org

4 days ago

Say hello to the volunteers at our table just...

Say hello to the volunteers at our table just south of Catharine on your way down to the Italian Market Festival 2018, pick up safety tips, a newsletter, or just pop in to chat under our tent. The rain is starting to clear out.

    Bella Vista Neighbors Association
    Say hello to the volunteers at our table just south of Catharine on your way down to the Italian Market Festival 2018, pick up safety tips, a newsletter, or just pop in to chat under our tent. The...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

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4 days ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE, WITH STAIRS TO ROOF(NO ROOF DECK) FOR USES AS THREE(3) DWELLING UNITS.

    754 S 8TH ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE, WITH STAIRS TO ROOF(NO ROOF DECK) FOR USES AS THREE(3) DWELLING UNITS.

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5 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Avenue Of The Arts, Inc.
    The first four intersections on the Avenue of the Arts are nearing completion. A new pedestrian friendly Avenue. No puddles at Chestnut Street after days of rain! #avenueofthearts
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5 days ago

Do you have a dog and enjoy music?

Do you have a dog and enjoy music?

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    Do you have a dog and enjoy music?
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Old Pine Community Center - Summer In The City
    http://oldpinecommunitycenter.org

5 days ago

From the vault. Deputy Director Noelle Foizen...

From the vault. Deputy Director Noelle Foizen still has great advice for flooding safety. For updated info text READYPHILA to 888-777 http://ow.ly/zpg830k4wl2

    Flood Safety Tips
    Noelle Foizen, Volunteer Management Coordinator for the Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management, provides the following information on how to stay safe in a flood. Inside/Outside on Foot: - Keep a battery-operated AM/FM radio tuned to a local station and follow emergency instructions. - If flooding occurs and it is safe to move, go to high ground.
    https://www.youtube.com/

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