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Craving poke? Here are the 5 best spots in Philadelphia

Chinatown's Philly Poke, located at 1016 Race St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the sushi and poke bar 4.5 stars out of 54 reviews. Check out the salmon bowl, made with edamame, nori, cucumbers, carrots, red onions, mangos, fish eggs, avocado, fried garlic and pickled ginger.

Another Chinatown favorite is Oishii Poke, which has earned four stars out of 146 reviews on Yelp. You can find the poke spot at 938 Arch St., Floor 1. Look for the Hawaiian classic: salmon, romaine lettuce, red onion, cucumber, mango, avocado, honey wasabi and spicy aioli sauce.

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Next up is Northern Liberties' Poke Bowl, situated at 958 N. Second St. With four stars out of 181 reviews on Yelp, the Hawaiian spot has proven to...

...option gives visitors two protein options, five toppings and five mix-in selections.Stop by 2319 Fairmount Ave. to hit up the Hawaiian deli next time you're looking to satisfy your cravings...

    Craving poke? Here are the 5 best spots in Philadelphia
    Got a hankering for poke? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top poke spots in Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're on the hunt for the Hawaiian salad.
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Please note that the National Archives at Phi...

Please note that the National Archives at Philadelphia will be closed July 4, 2018 in observance of Independence Day. You can find information about hours and closures at our website: https://www.archives.gov/philadelphia. You can find information about Fourth of July events happening at the National Archives at Washington DC here: https://www.archives.gov/news/topics/july4. Have a happy and safe Fourth of July!

    July 4th Celebration
    People all over the country share the celebration on social media using the hashtag #ArchivesJuly4. July 4th at the National Archives is made possible in part by the National Archives Foundation with the generous support of John Hancock, Dykema, WMATA, and Boies Schiller Flexner.
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3 hours ago

25 Fabulous Things To Do In Philly This Week, June 25-July 1

Where:Various locations including Independence Mall, Market and S. 6th streets

Where:Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 N. Broad Street

Where:Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th Street

Where:Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street

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Where:Franklin Square, 200 N. 6th Street

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

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

Where:One Liberty Observation Deck, 1650 Market Street

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

Where:Columbus Square, 1200 Wharton Street, Philadelphia

Where:Independence Mall and National Constitution Center lawn, Arch and N. 6th streets

Where:Various locations including Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue

Where:Various locations including the Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S. 3rd Street

Where:The Schmidt’s Commons, 1001 N. 2nd Street

Where:Free Library of Philadelphia - Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street

Where:SugarHouse Casino, 1001 N. Delaware Avenue

Where:The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue

Where:Independence Hall, 520 Chestnut Street

    25 Fabulous Things To Do In Philly This Week, June 25-July 1
    Spruce Street Harbor Park | Photo by Matt Stanley for DRWC A fireworks show on the Delaware River, free museum days, the Philly Ice Cream Scoop, Celebration of Black Arts and more...
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  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF HVAC SYSTEM FOR NEW RESTAURANT IN SPACE 101 ON THE FIRST FLOOR OF AN EXISTING BUILDING TO INCLUDE NEW AHU, (3) FANS, (1) PCV & (1) MAV-1 UNIT AND ALL DUCTWORK AND DIFFUSERS AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

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    INSTALLATION OF TWO (2) UL 710 LISTED CAPTIVE AIRE COMMERCIAL KITCHEN EXHAUST HOODS WITH SUPPLY/EXHAUST TIE-IN TO MAKEUP AIR FAN, EXHAUST FAN & ALL ASSOCIATED RETURN/EXHAUST DUCTWORK. SEE PERMIT 870588 FOR DUCTWORK AND EXHAUST/INTAKE LOCATION PLANS. ***SEPARATE PERMIT SHALL BE REQUIRED FOR INSTALLATION OF AN APPROVED AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPRESSION SYSTEM***

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    Philadelphia Juneteenth Musicfest & Parade Arrives in Center City and the Historic District, June 22-23
    Tuesday, June 19 marks the 153rd anniversary of the announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. and, in Philadelphia, a major two-day affair celebrates the day. The Philadelphia Juneteenth Musicfest & Parade, hosted by the Philadelphia Community of Leaders (PCOL), is now in its third year and invites everyone out to honor enslaved ancestors and celebrate African-American freedom.
    https://www.uwishunu.com

2 days ago

Mayor Kenney's schedule for June 23-24, 2018

Where: Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th St, Philadelphia, PA.

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Where: Temple University, Howard Gittis Student Center, 1755 N 13th St, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: 11080 Knights Rd, Philadelphia, PA. 

Where: Lovett Library, 6945 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: 2300 Chestnut St, Saxbys Headquarters, Suite #310, Philadelphia, PA. 

    Mayor Kenney's Public Schedule for the Weekend
    Saturday, June 23 9:15AM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Millennial Advisory Committee Forum The Mayor will deliver remarks at this forum hosted by the Millennial Advisory Committee to engage millennials from across Philadelphia.
    https://mailchi.mp

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    NO CHANGE IN USE AND OCCUPANCY CLASSIFICATION. INTERIOR ALTERATIONS (LEVEL 2) INTERIOR TENANT FIT OUT FOR A COMMERCIAL OFFICE SPACE LOCATED AT THE 8TH FLOOR OF THE BAILEY BUILDING AS PER APPROVED PLANS, NO STRUCTURAL ALTERATIONS. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ANY MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK. SEE ACCESSIBILITY IMPROVEMENTS AND EXIT ENCLOSURE WORK UNDER PERMIT 726013.

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    AMEND PERMIT NUMBER 727764 TO REVISE THE OCCUPANCY ON LEVELS 4-8 FROM R2 RESIDENTIAL TO R1 EXTENDED STAY HOTEL. REVISIONS INCLUDE ALTERATIONS TO NON-BEARING PARTITIONS WITHIN EXISTING DWELLING UNITS TO COMPY WITH ACCESSIBILITY PROVISIONS FOR THE NEW OCCUPANCY.

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    FURNISH AND INSTALL SANITARY,SANITARY VENT AND DOMESTIC WATER PIPING FOR NEW FITNESS CLUB,LOCKER ROOMS,BATHROOMS AND BREAK ROOM.FURNISH AND INSTALL WATER CLOSETS,LAVS,SHOWERS AND FLOOR DRAINS (FITNESS CTR)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1100-42 MARKET ST Issued June 20, 2018 Comment
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    SPACE T-1 TERRACE LEVEL NE CORNER FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.WILL NOT COMPROMISE THE FIRE RATED ASSEMBLIES OF THE BLDG

    822-38 CHESTNUT ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    RELOCATE BY FISHING 4-EXISTING RECEPTACLES AND 1-EXISTING LIGHT FIXTURES AS PER 2008 CC DISTRICT

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2 days ago

Power outage in part of Center City after electrical accident; worker injured

The incident happened in the basement of the Sheridan building at 9th and Sansom. Police and fire department activity closed 9th Street for part of the afternoon as officials investigated.

We're told a building maintenance worker was shocked in the basement of 125 South 9th Street, which houses a number of medical offices.

    Power outage in part of Center City after electrical accident
    A worker was injured in an electrical incident that also caused a power outage in part of Center City. The incident happened in the basement of the Sheridan building at 9th and Sansom. Police and fire department activity closed 9th Street for part of the afternoon as officials investigated.
    http://6abc.com

3 days ago

“Drag and cabaret is a space for permission, ...

“Drag and cabaret is a space for permission, right? Let’s be loose, let’s really be ourselves by being someone else. I think Mr. Rogers is a space for permission of feeling.,” - John Jarboe Read more of the WHYY interview at the link below. You Can Never Go Down the Drain is now running through July 1.

    Philly cabaret artist offers neighborly homage to Mr. Rogers
    "When I was very young, I had a dog that I loved very much. Her name is Mitzi. She got to be old, and she died," confessed Fred Rogers in the 1970 "Death of a Goldfish" episode of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." "When she died, I cried."
    https://whyy.org

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