6 hours ago

Lawncrest Rec Center added 8 new photos.

Pool season in Lawncrest is underway! We had a perfect day for a swim!

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Lawncrest Rec Center added a new photo.
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8 hours ago

Here's the list of the first 64 parks, rec centers, playgrounds and libraries that'll receive Rebuild money, funded mostly by the soda tax

1501 E Bristol Street

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2032-62 N 8th Street

600 Port Royal Avenue

1450 N 26th Street

641 Lindley Avenue

2109 W Chew Avenue

900 Federal Street

1701 Belmont Avenue

5801 W Girard Avenue

2020-50 W Lehigh Avenue

851 W Olney Avenue

1800 Washington Avenue

700 Cobbs Creek Parkway

280 Cobbs Creek Parkway

2901 Cedar Street

4423 Longshore Avenue

800-82 N 8th Street

1202-32 E Montgomery Avenue

2400 N 11th Street

601 Borbeck Ave

5800 Chester Avenue

3267-81 Almond Street

575 Tomlinson Road

147 Master Street

4740 Wayne Avenue

3455 Kensington Avenue

9850 Roosevelt Boulevard

2136 Castor Avenue

1919-41 W Ontario Street

5325 Overbrook Avenue

4901 Kingsessing Avenue

6000 Rising Sun Avenue

5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway

5543 Haverford Avenue

3720 N Broad Street

6942 Woodland Avenue

2000 Washington Lane

5100 Pine Street

740 S 17th Street

2101-35 Cecil B. Moore Avenue

601 E Indiana Avenue

400-64 E Ontario Street

732-66 N 36th Street

5700 Torresdale Avenue

300 Shunk Street

Olney Recreation Center / Hammond and Nedro

3101-27 N 22nd Street

8101 Bustleton Avenue

9201 N Delaware Avenue

2987 Almond Street

3201 North 5th Street

7301 Torresdale Avenue

5700 Haverford Avenue

2200 E Auburn Street

2600 Morris Street

5710-18 Germantown Avenue

4131 Unruh Avenue

2502-12 N Howard Street

5100 Westminster Avenue

200-64 E Olney Avenue

    City Council approves first 64 Rebuild sites: Here's what's coming! | Office of the Mayor
    In early June 2018, City Council approved the first round of sites for Rebuild! Here's what that means and why that's important. Rebuild is the City's program to improve parks, rec centers, playgrounds, and libraries across Philly's neighborhoods. Most sites will be funded through bonds paid for by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
    https://beta.phila.gov

10 hours ago

Lawncrest Rec Center added 4 new photos.

Opening day!

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Lawncrest Rec Center added a new photo.
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24 hours ago

More Than 70 Philadelphia Pools Opening For Summer Season

Piccoli Playground (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

This article has 59 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Lawncrest Recreation Center (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury Playground (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville Recreation Center (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee Cultural Center (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander Playground (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers Playground (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy Recreation Center (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare Recreation Center (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy Recreation Center (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase Recreation Center (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville Playground (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel Recreation Center (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties Recreation Center (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant Playground (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt Recreation Center (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar Playground (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate Cultural Center (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway Pool (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel Recreation Center (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Marian Anderson Recreation Center (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Cobbs Creek Recreation Center (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick Recreation Center (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman Playground (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers Recreation Center (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln Pool (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young Recreation Center (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett Pool (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon Playground (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt Playground (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry Playground (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy Playground (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman Recreation Center (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs Playground (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing Recreation Center (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Penrose Playground (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Ziehler Playground (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th & Olive Playground (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic Recreation Center (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Amos Playground (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

Chew Playground (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock Playground (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman Recreation Center (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson Recreation Center (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin Playground (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th & Cambria Playground (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion Playground (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohocksink Recreation Center (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford Recreation Center (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

M.L. King Recreation Center (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek Playground (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Shepard Recreation Center (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield Recreation Center (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

C.B. Moore Recreation Center (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore Playground (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

F.J. Myers Recreation Center (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh Recreation Center* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler Playground (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

Waterloo Playground* (2502 N. Howard St., 19133)

    More Than 70 Philadelphia Pools Opening For Summer Season
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - It's the perfect time to cool down at local pools with temperatures soaring. Philadelphia Parks and Recreation announced the opening of 70-plus indoor and outdoor pools for the summer.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

27 hours ago

Lawncrest Community Garden shared Lawncrest R...

Pool opens tomorrow!

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Lawncrest Neighbors! Join in the opening of Philadelphia's pool season! Tomorrow, June 19, 2:30pm, at your own Lawncrest Rec Center pool! See you there!
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28 hours ago

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free out...

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free outdoor movie at Lawncrest Rec. Movie starts at dusk.

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32 hours ago

Lawncrest Rec Center is feeling excited.

Lawncrest Neighbors! Join in the opening of Philadelphia's pool season! Tomorrow, June 19, 2:30pm, at your own Lawncrest Rec Center pool! See you there!

    https://www.facebook.com

33 hours ago

Dive in! Find Out When Your Free Public Pool is Set to Open

1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124

This article has 59 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111

6101 Ardleigh St., 19138

231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120

4328 Haverford Ave., 19104

2140 N. 33rd St., 19121

1601 Hellerman St., 19149

300 W. Shunk St., 19148

2600 Morris St., 19145

728 S. 55th St., 19143

7901 Ridgeway St., 19111

1737 Francis St., 19130

1400 Cottman Ave., 19111

321 Fairmount Ave., 19123

6720 Boyer St., 19119

4131 Unruh Ave., 19135

820 N. 8th St., 19123

1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126

901 S. Broad St., 19147

3539 Gaul St., 19134

740 S. 17th St., 19146

280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139

5822 Ridge Ave., 19128

1101 Bartlett St., 19115

2501 Diamond St., 19121

3201 Ryan Ave., 19136

1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138

5700 Wayne Ave., 19144

1099 E. Tioga St., 19134

113 W. Ontario St., 19140

1800 Johnston St., 19145

1501 N. 10th St., 19122

2136 Castor Ave., 19134

4500 Linden Ave., 19114

4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143

1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122

200 E. Olney Ave., 19120

700 N. 39th St., 19104

1400 N. 26th St., 19121

1817 N. 16th St., 19121

1800 Washington Ave., 19146

1401 N. Hancock St., 19122

5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124

1010 Arrott St., 19124

5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151

2901 N. 12th St., 19133

6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135

2901 Cedar St., 19134

609 Snyder Ave., 19148

2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121

743 N. 48th St., 19139

5700 Haverford Ave., 19131

2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138

2551 N. 22nd St., 19132

851 W. Olney Ave., 19120

5800 Chester Ave., 19143

400 E. Ontario St., 19134

3000 N. 27th St., 19132

1400 S. 32nd St., 19146

2502 N. Howard St., 19133

    Dive in! Find Out When Your Free Public Pool is Set to Open
    The opening of Philadelphia's public pools could not come at a better time as this week brings in a First Alert Weather warning for excessive heat. The City of Philadelphia plans to open more than 70 public pools from June 19 until the end of the month.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

35 hours ago

It must finally be summer: City pools open starting Tuesday

Piccoli (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

This article has 62 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Lawncrest (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Anderson (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Baker (5433 Lansdowne Ave., 19131)

Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Penrose (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Ziehler (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th & Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

39th & Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Amos (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th & Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

12th & Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohox (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

M.L. King (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

C.B. Moore (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

Meyers (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

Waterloo (2502 N. Howard St., 19133); pool opening may be delayed due to damage.

    It must finally be summer: City pools open starting Tuesday
    Mayor Jim Kenney and City Council have yet to pass a budget for 2019. There's more than $27 million missing from the city's primary bank account, and the firm hired to find out where the money ended up has its own issues worth looking into, according to one vocal councilman.
    https://whyy.org

36 hours ago

More Than 70 Philadelphia Pools Opening For Summer Season

Piccoli Playground (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

This article has 59 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Lawncrest Recreation Center (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury Playground (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville Recreation Center (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee Cultural Center (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander Playground (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers Playground (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy Recreation Center (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare Recreation Center (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy Recreation Center (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase Recreation Center (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville Playground (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel Recreation Center (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties Recreation Center (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant Playground (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt Recreation Center (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar Playground (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate Cultural Center (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway Pool (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel Recreation Center (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Marian Anderson Recreation Center (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Cobbs Creek Recreation Center (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick Recreation Center (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman Playground (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers Recreation Center (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln Pool (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young Recreation Center (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett Pool (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon Playground (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt Playground (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry Playground (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy Playground (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman Recreation Center (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs Playground (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing Recreation Center (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Penrose Playground (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Ziehler Playground (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th & Olive Playground (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic Recreation Center (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Amos Playground (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

Chew Playground (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock Playground (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman Recreation Center (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson Recreation Center (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin Playground (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th & Cambria Playground (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion Playground (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohocksink Recreation Center (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford Recreation Center (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

M.L. King Recreation Center (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek Playground (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Shepard Recreation Center (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield Recreation Center (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

C.B. Moore Recreation Center (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore Playground (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

F.J. Myers Recreation Center (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh Recreation Center* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler Playground (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

Waterloo Playground* (2502 N. Howard St., 19133)

    More Than 70 Philadelphia Pools Opening For Summer Season
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - It's the perfect time to cool down at local pools with temperatures soaring. Philadelphia Parks and Recreation announced the opening of 70-plus indoor and outdoor pools for the summer.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

2 days ago

Here's a fun way to support the Lawncrest fir...

Here's a fun way to support the Lawncrest fireworks . . .

    Lawncrest Rec Center
    Here's a fun way to support the Lawncrest fireworks . . .
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2 days ago

Pool opens Tuesday, June 19. 2:30 pm.

Pool opens Tuesday, June 19. 2:30 pm.

    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free out...

Come on out this Thursday 6/21 for a free outdoor movie at Lawncrest Rec. Movie starts at dusk.

    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Its community gardens day. Come out and see u...

Its community gardens day. Come out and see us!

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Here are this summer's opening dates for Philly public pools

Piccoli (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

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Lawncrest (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Anderson (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Penrose (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Ziehler (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Amos (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohox (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

Martin Luther King (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

Cecil B. Moore (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

Meyers (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

Waterloo* (2502 N. Howard St., 19133)

    Philly public pools: 2018 opening dates
    Happy summer, Philadelphia! The season officially begins next week, and with it, the opening of nearly six dozen city pools. Run by the Dept. of Parks and Recreation, the pools will open to the public at staggered dates. Things kick off on June 19 with the opening of Northeast Philly's Lawncrest pool, and continue with rolling launches for the following 10 days.
    https://billypenn.com

5 days ago

Shop-Vac Blamed for Deadly Bensalem Gas Station Explosion

Joe Vigilante, who co-owned the Liberty Gas station along 1200 block of Bristol Pike, was killed in the blast that was so strong it registered on a seismic detector nearly 20 miles away at Temple University in North Philadelphia.

    Shop-Vac Blamed for Deadly Bensalem Gas Station Explosion
    A Shop-Vac being used to suck up water next to an underground gas tank at a Bensalem gas station caused a catastrophic explosion that killed one man and critically injured another.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride & Walk for Peace Event Sat 06-16-2018 Starts at 930am

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride & Walk for Peace Event Sat 06-16-2018 Starts at 930am

6 days ago

Crews recover body of man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion

The owner, identified as Joseph Vigilante, was trapped since the underground gas tank exploded at Liberty Gas on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 4:50 p.m. Tuesday. Employee Frank Tomasiello was rescued and airlifted to a local hospital.

    Crews recover man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion
    Crews located the man trapped in an underground tank following an explosion at a gas station in Bensalem Wednesday afternoon; hours later his body was recovered Multiple rescue agencies returned to the site of the explosion in Bensalem, Bucks County Wednesday morning to continue the search for a trapped gas station owner as one of his injured employees recovered in the hospital.
    http://6abc.com

6 days ago

Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteer...

Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteered on Field Day and throughout the year. We truly appreciate your help and support.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteered on Field Day and throughout the year. We truly appreciate your help and support.
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Trapped Co-Owner's Body Located After Gas Station Explosion

An explosion occurred in the area of an 8,000-gallon underground propane tank about 5 p.m. Tuesday, rocking the Liberty Gas station along the 1200 block of Bristol Pike, fire officials said.

    Trapped Co-Owner's Body Located After Gas Station Explosion
    Nearly 24 hours after an explosion at a gas station rocked a Bucks County community, the body of the co-owner killed in the blast has been located.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

6 days ago

Rescue efforts end for man trapped underground in Bensalem gas station blast

Firefighters were called at 5 p.m. to Liberty Gas Station at 1214 Bristol Pike to perform a technical rescue.

Major rescue operation underway as fire officials race to free a person entrapped underground after some sort of reported explosion near the Liberty Gas station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike in Bensalem @6abc pic.twitter.com/rgUzPTEnSu

    Rescue efforts end for man trapped underground in Bensalem gas station blast
    A man trapped underground after an explosion at Bensalem gas station late Tuesday afternoon is believed to be dead, an official said Wednesday morning. The official told reporters at the scene that rescue efforts had halted in the face of high gas levels where the man was trapped and that operations had shifted to recovery mode, meaning authorities believe the trapped man has died.
    http://www.philly.com

6 days ago

Recovery Effort Underway After Gas Station Explosion Traps Man Underground In Bensalem

Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. When they arrived, they found the explosion happened underground at Liberty gas station.

    Recovery Effort Underway After Gas Station Explosion Traps Man Underground In Bensalem
    BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) - Recovery efforts are underway after an underground gas station explosion left one person trapped and another person critically injured in Bensalem on Tuesday night. Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

6 days ago

Recovery effort for man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion

Late Tuesday night, rescue crews were working to pump the gas out of the tank. Officials had to cut power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after the explosion occurred around 5 p.m. Tuesday.

    Recovery effort for man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion
    Officials say the search for a missing man believed to be trapped in an underground tank after an explosion at a gas station in Bensalem, Bucks County is now a recovery effort. Speaking to reporters early Wednesday morning, Battalion Chief Rob Sponheimer of Bensalem Fire Rescue was asked if there is a chance the man was still alive.
    http://6abc.com

6 days ago

Search for man trapped in tank under Bensalem gas station

Officials had to cut power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after the explosion occurred Tuesday afternoon.

    Search for man trapped in tank under Bensalem gas station
    The search continues for a missing man believed to be trapped in an underground tank after an explosion rocked a gas station in Bensalem, Bucks County. Late Tuesday night, rescue crews were working to pump the gas out of the tank.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 13

2 injured in explosion at Bensalem gas station

Officials have cut the power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after an explosion occurred there earlier in the afternoon.

    2 injured in explosion at Bensalem gas station
    A large rescue operation is underway in Bensalem, Bucks County Tuesday night. Officials have cut the power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after an explosion occurred there earlier in the afternoon. According to reports, a man is trapped in a gas tank under the station.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 12

Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High ...

Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High Schoolers) on their Move Up Day yesterday.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High Schoolers) on their Move Up Day yesterday.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 12

1 Trapped, Another Critically Injured Following Underground Explosion At Bensalem Gas Station

Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. When they arrived, they found the explosion happened underground at a gas station.

    1 Trapped, Another Critically Injured Following Underground Explosion At Bensalem Gas Station
    BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) - Crews are working to save a person trapped under the rubble following an underground explosion at a gas station in Bensalem. One other person was critically injured in the blast. Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jun 12

Rescue effort at scene of possible explosion at Bensalem gas station

Chopper 6 is over the scene on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike.

    Rescue effort at scene of possible explosion in Bensalem
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW LIVE VIDEO Rescue underway after possible explosion in Bensalem, Pa. WATCH LIVE LIVE VIDEO Rescue underway after possible explosion in Bensalem, Pa. A large rescue operation is underway in Bensalem, Bucks County Tuesday afternoon. Chopper 6 is over the scene on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 12

At Least 2 Hurt in Explosion at Bensalem Gas Station

It happened at the Liberty Gas station along the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. Tuesday, fire officials said.

Jun 12

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride for Peace Event Sat 06-16-2018

Frankford Community-Police Bike Ride for Peace Event Saturday 06-16-2018 Starts 930am-100pm Jefferson-Aria Hospital 4900 Frankford Ave

Jun 11

Camp Play and Learn! For students entering gr...

Camp Play and Learn! For students entering grades 1-3, this two-week camp will run Monday to Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., August 6-17. Literacy activities, read alouds, games, crafts, and more will help children stretch their minds and imaginations as they explore underwater ecosystems. Breakfast and lunch are provided. Space is limited to 15 students per location. Registration is required. Please stop in for an application.

    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Lawncrest Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 439 likes · 6 talking about this · 408 were here. A library outranks any other thing a community can do to benefit its people. -...
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Jun 11

The Science of Space! We have room in our le...

The Science of Space! We have room in our level 1 and level 2 classes for Science In the Summer. Level 1 is for children entering grades 2 and 3; level 2 is for children entering grades 4 through 6. Seats are limited and registration is required. Register at www.scienceinthesummer.com.

    GSK Science in the Summer
    GSK Science in the Summer ™, is a fun and 100% free science education program for elementary school students entering second through sixth grades. It's sponsored by GSK and offered through national science centers, community centers and libraries across the country. Use our map to locate program details and registration information for your area .
    http://www.scienceinthesummer.com

Jun 11

Rec Advisory Meeting is this Tuesday at 7:00 ...

Rec Advisory Meeting is this Tuesday at 7:00 PM.

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Jun 11

There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelp...

There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. Please share to help prevent any kid from going hungry this Summer. http://www.hungercoalition.org/summermeals

    Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens
    What are summer meals? There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. There are no income requirements, ID, or registration in
    http://www.hungercoalition.org

Jun 11

Jun 10

Dollar dress down day tomorrow

Dollar dress down day tomorrow

    Juniata Park Academy
    Dollar dress down day tomorrow
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Jun 10

Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

Third graders celebrated Fathers’ Day a bit early with “Doughnuts with Dads” on Friday afternoon.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 10

Check out when the neighborhood public pools ...

Check out when the neighborhood public pools are scheduled to open. 🏊‍♂️

    Philly Public Pool Opening Dates
    Our 70+ indoor and outdoor pools are opening for the summer season! The dates of each pool opening are below. Please check in with your neighborhood pool for days and times of open swim, family swim, and adult swim, as well as swim lessons and swim team activities.
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Jun 09

Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

“Go JPA Go!” So proud of our Girls on the Run team for doing a great job in this morning’s run. And a big thanks to Ms. Ford, Ms. Mayoros, and Ms. Sanders for making it possible.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 08

Our kindergarteners “moved up” to first grade...

Our kindergarteners “moved up” to first grade this morning. They are ready for “First Grade, First Grade.”

    Juniata Park Academy
    Our kindergarteners "moved up" to first grade this morning. They are ready for "First Grade, First Grade."
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Jun 08

Students brought home Summer Bridge books yes...

Students brought home Summer Bridge books yesterday. They will be due the first week of school. Any student who completes the entire book will receive a free dress down day pass in September. Please help us stop the “summer slide” and have our students start next year off ahead of the game.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Students brought home Summer Bridge books yesterday. They will be due the first week of school. Any student who completes the entire book will receive a free dress down day pass in September....
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Jun 08

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Jun 07

Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to ...

Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to wear a hat at school tomorrow. The sillier the hat, the better! 🎩

    Juniata Park Academy
    Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to wear a hat at school tomorrow. The sillier the hat, the better! 🎩
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Jun 07

Juniata Park Academy added 23 new photos.

Today was K-4’s Field Day and we had another wonderful and fun day outside in the beautiful weather. Thank you again to our superstar teachers, Coach O, our Junior Coaches, 8th grade helpers, and parent volunteers for your hard work.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 07

Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also ...

Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also K-4 Field Day)

    Juniata Park Academy
    Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also K-4 Field Day)
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