1 hour 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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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,...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 hours ago

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

824 S. Eighth St., Bella Vista

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

1742 E Passyunk Ave., East Passyunk

1301 S. 11th St., Passyunk Square

    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...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 hours 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.
    https://issuu.com

12 hours ago

10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'

Where: 600 Washington Ave., second floor, unit 18UA

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Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would...

Where: 1324 W. Clearfield St.

Where: 832 N. Broad St.

Where: 5548 Chestnut St., first floor

Where: 301-305 N. Ninth St.

Where: 1216 Arch St., fourth floor

Where: 1219 Vine St.

Where: 216 W. Somerset St.

DYK: You can see a piece of the Berlin Wall in the garden of the German Society of PA (Sixth & Spring Garden) #BillyPennGram

    10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'
    What do you have planned for May 29? Hopefully not a cup of Starbucks coffee. Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would close all 8,000 of its U.S.
    https://billypenn.com

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

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    2-WATER CLOSET, 2-LAVS & 1-TUB/SHOWER THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004 (SFD)

    749 S 8TH ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment

20 hours ago

  • Just Some Essentials

    Mrs. J. is asking for $537.60:
    My students need crayons, folders, glue, book covers which we use as seat sacks, and tape to hang our work. I am also requesting magnet building tiles.
    George W Nebinger Elementary School Comment

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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35 hours 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
    https://reporting.padowntown.org

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

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared QV...

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

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    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...
    http://qvna.org

2 days ago

Are you a Philly home owner without a working...

Are you a Philly home owner without a working fire alarm? If so, please call 311 to request one, free from the City. Congratulations, @PhillyFire on securing a grant for 26,000 smoke alarms and 4,000 adaptive smoke alarms for the hearing impaired! Thank you for everything you do to help keep us safe!

    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...
    http://qvna.org

2 days ago

Please join Mayor Kenney and the Bethel Buryi...

Please join Mayor Kenney and the Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial Committee on May 31st at Weccacoe Park (11am) as they officially announce the development of the Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial, reflecting the site’s role in Philadelphia and U.S. history and honoring those laid to rest there.

    Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial Announcement
    On Thursday, May 31 the City of Philadelphia and Mayor Kenney will officially announce the development of the Bethel Burying Ground Historic Site Memorial, reflecting the site's role in Philadelphia and U.S. history and honoring those laid to rest there.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

2 days ago

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared Mo...

#Moyamensingpoint volunteers, you ROCK! Thank you for making Queen Village clean, green, and beautiful! #QueenVillageLovesVolunteers

    Moyamensing Point
    Moyamensing Point added a new photo.
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2 days ago

2 days ago

Darren LoPrinzi posted 1 photo to Flickr:

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

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH THREE (3) ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURES WITH USE AS MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (6 UNITS) WITH ROOF DECKS ABOVE THIRD FLOOR LEVEL ACCESSED BY PILOT HOUSES. (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS)(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS)

    1020-22 S 8TH ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

New to association living? This one's for you...

New to association living? This one's for you!

    https://rismedia.com

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

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL SOIL, VENT AND DOMESTIC WATER PIPING FROM CORE OF BUILDING TO BATHROOM WITH 1- WATER CLOSET, 1- LAVATORY, 1- FLOOR DRAIN. FURNISH PANTRY SKIN IN BREAK ROOM

    1125-27 E PASSYUNK AVE Issued May 16, 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.

    752 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.

    754 S 8TH ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Queen Village's Hungry Pigeon is now open all...

Queen Village's Hungry Pigeon is now open all day!

    Philadelphia's New Crop Of All Day, Every Day Eats
    Hunger doesn't keep to shifts, so neither do Philly restaurants. Philadelphia has long had an all-day-and-night dining scene. But until recently, that scene was limited to diners and those famous cheesesteak spots. Today, in neighborhoods throughout the city and region, upper-scale restaurants have adapted meal service to a more flexible schedule.
    https://www.visitphilly.com

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/

5 days ago

May 23: Neighborhood Social & Open House at Jed Williams Gallery

(215) 627-0057

    May 23: Neighborhood Social & Open House at Jed Williams Gallery
    Wednesday, May 23 at 6 PM - 8 PM Neighborhood Social & Open House at Jed Williams Gallery Jed Williams Gallery 615 Bainbridge St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147 What could be better than art and wine? Mingle with neighbors at a special neighborhood social and open house at the Jed Williams Gallery, 615 Bainbridge.
    http://www.bellavistaneighbors.org

5 days ago

Grease Pole Climbing Competition Back At Italian Market Festival This Weekend

Teams looking to participate in the competition can register at the Visitor Center at 919 South 9th St.

    Grease Pole Climbing Competition Back At Italian Market Festival This Weekend
    Teams will race up the 30-foot-high pole greased with lard to reach prizes of meats, cheeses, gifts and money.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

6 days ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Flood Watch extended until 6pm Saturday. Rain predicted to continue, possibly heavy overnight tonight and Friday into Saturday. ✅Follow the forecast ✅Know your local waterway & street flooding hazards ✅Stay connected to important info from the City. Text READYPHILA to 888-777

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
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6 days ago

I love the idea of summer camp for grownups! ...

I love the idea of summer camp for grownups! Would you go to one?

    https://rismedia.com

6 days ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

With a Flood Watch in effect through Friday night and rain predicted through next week, take a look at recommendations from @PhillyH2O to reduce flooding risk around your home, including their Rain Check and Basement Protection programs. ➡https://t.co/DHZr1vA2Hv

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

As seen in Center City Philly. Need a smoke d...

As seen in Center City Philly. Need a smoke detector? It's as easy as 3-1-1, and so important. Contact Philly 311 to request a free smoke detector, including adaptive models for hearing impaired. Plus, you get to meet some of Philly's bravest from the Philadelphia Fire Department when they install it!

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    As seen in Center City Philly. Need a smoke detector? It's as easy as 3-1-1, and so important. Contact Philly 311 to request a free smoke detector, including adaptive models for hearing impaired....
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF SOLAR PANELS ON THE ROOF AS PER APPROVED PLANS. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL WORK.

    607-11 BAINBRIDGE ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL REWIRE OF AN EXISTING 3 STORY SFD INCLUDING SWITCHES RECEPTS LIGHTS HARD WIRED SMOKES AND CO2 DETECTORS DOORBELL AND THERMOSTAT EXISTING 200AMP PANEL AS PER 2008 NEC.

    749 S 8TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200AMP SERVICE WITH METER SOCKET & PANEL, COMPLETE REWIRE WITH OUTLETS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS AND SMOKE DETECTOR AS PER NEC 2008 SOUTH DISTRICT

    717 PEMBERTON ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    WIRE AND INSTALL 10 OUTLETS 10 LIGHTS 1 EXT GFCI OUTLET GARBAGE DISPOSAL FEED DISHWASHER FEED KITCHEN AS PER 2008 NEC.

    709-11 ALTER ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 1369KW(DC) SOLAR PV SYSTEM CONSISTING OF (14) LG33551C-A5 MODULE, (14) P320 OPTIMIZERS, AND (1) SE5000H-US SOLAREDGE INVERTER AS PER 2008 NEC.(SOUTH DISTRICT)

    607-11 BAINBRIDGE ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 16

Fleisher Art Memorial added 2 new photos.

Intrigued by the Philadelphia Museum of Art's exhibition Design in Revolution: A 1960s Odyssey? Continue your exploration of the tumultuous decade in Dan Buskirk's summer workshop that explores four ground-breaking 1968 films, the impact of which continues to reverberate today. Learn more and register: http://bit.ly/2IogVHt

    Fleisher Art Memorial
    Fleisher Art Memorial added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Our Public Engagement team of two, Lynn and Emma, speaking with employees of Inglis House in West Philly during a READYBusiness presentation. Our 65th emergency preparedness talk of 2018. Insight and info into what it takes for your business to be prepared. Interested in bringing READYBusiness to your workplace? Request a workshop! ⬇ https://beta.phila.gov/departments/oem/programs/preparedness-workshops/business-continuity-workshops/

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Thanks, Super Bowl win! South Philly Italian Market Fest pole to get double the grease

This weekend, the tradition will look a little different: Teams competing to climb the 30-foot mast at the Ninth and Montrose piazza will have to deal with double the pig fat.

If you’re thinking of giving it a go, know that despite the increased attention, the registration date hasn’t changed. People will still have to wait until actual fest on May 19 and 20 to sign up in person the Visitor Center at 919 S. Ninth St. (Pre-print the registration form here.)

    Thanks, Super Bowl win! South Philly Italian Market Fest pole to get double the grease
    Updated 1:40 p.m. Philly has a thing for climbing poles covered with grease. The world was introduced to the proclivity earlier this year. In advance of the Eagles' NFC Championship win, Philly Police greased streetlight poles with Crisco to prevent celebratory climbers. It didn't really work.
    https://billypenn.com

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