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    EZ PERMIT SPRINKLER RELOCATION (NFPA 13)- FOR THE RELOCATION OF SPRINKLER HEADS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS. RELOCATE SIX (6) SPRINKLER HEADS

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With $24 million parking lot deal, Goldenberg Group mulls Market East development

Eighth and Market is one of the most significant intersections in the city,” Seth Shapiro, Goldenberg’s chief operating officer, said in an email. “It affords, and even demands, a significant, sizable, mixed-use development.”

    With $24 million parking lot deal, Goldenberg Group mulls Market East development
    The development was once dominated by the original branch of the now-defunct Gimbels department store chain, which was demolished in the late 1970s when the store moved to the then-newly built Gallery. - Jacob Adelman, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
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Developer Goldenberg Group is buying the parking lot at 8th & Chestnut for a whopping $24 million. The high sale price likely means they have big plans for the site.

Developer Goldenberg Group is buying the parking lot at 8th & Chestnut for a whopping $24 million. The high sale price likely means they have big plans for the site.

    PPA set to sell 8th & Chestnut parking lot to Goldenberg Group - Philadelphia Business Journal
    Goldenberg Group is prepared to spend more than $24 million for a parking lot at 8th and Chestnut streets that would give the Blue Bell-based real estate developer control of a huge chunk of a city block.
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From a vegan deli to a pudding shop, check out 3 new spots in Center City

51 N. 12th St.

942 Market St.

    From a vegan deli to a pudding shop, check out 3 new spots in Center City
    Next time you find yourself hungry in Center City, you can try one of three new businesses, from a vegan deli to a cart selling pudding. Read on to get the scoop on each. Photo: JEFF H./Yelp The family-owned Luhv Vegan Deli is located inside the Reading Terminal Market.
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Ice cream startup Bright Yellow Creamery represents a new wave of mobile vending

...find it at farmers markets: Saturdays at Rittenhouse, Thursdays at University City and Wednesdays at 10th and Chestnut streets, as well as occasional smaller festivals. In its second year, the brand is growing...

    Ice cream startup Bright Yellow Creamery represents a new wave of mobile vending
    Future's So Bright by Emily Kovach Ice cream trucks may be an iconic symbol of summer in the city, but are they really worth celebrating?
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18 hours ago

Have you heard of History Hub? Launched in Ja...

Have you heard of History Hub? Launched in January 2016, History Hub is an active community of researchers and experts which has become a game-changing way to provide access to information and diverse sources of expertise. You can learn more about it on the Archivist of the United States’s blog post, History Hub: A 21st Century Model for Archival Reference. https://aotus.blogs.archives.gov/2018/05/24/history-hub-a-21st-century-model-for-archival-reference/

    History Hub: A 21st Century Model for Archival Reference
    When the National Archives launched History Hub in January 2016, we hoped it would be a game-changing way to provide access to information and diverse sources of expertise. I'm pleased to share that what started out as an experimental project has become an active community of researchers and experts.
    https://aotus.blogs.archives.gov

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Sale of PPA's 8th & Chestnut lot hints at future development

Sale of PPA's 8th & Chestnut lot hints at future development

    PPA set to sell 8th & Chestnut parking lot to Goldenberg Group - Philadelphia Business Journal
    Goldenberg Group is prepared to spend more than $24 million for a parking lot at 8th and Chestnut streets that would give the Blue Bell-based real estate developer control of a huge chunk of a city block.
    https://www.bizjournals.com

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This week, Mx. Rogers comes to the neighborho...

This week, Mx. Rogers comes to the neighborhood.

    Philly's queer cabaret examines the truths (and myths) of Mister Rogers' signature kindness
    The first black-and-white frames of Morgan Neville's Won't You Be My Neighbor show the familiar Fred Rogers at the piano, coolly attempting to place value and meaning on his approach to communicating with children by way of modulation. As a trained classical composer, he knew that some key changes could be managed with ease, and others could not.
    https://billypenn.com

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We are pleased to announce that The Wilma The...

We are pleased to announce that The Wilma Theater is one of the recipients of The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage's 2018 project grants. The grant will fund THERE, an ensemble-devised work, led by Blanka Zizka, which adapts Lebanese American poet Etel Adnan’s book-length poem 'There: In the Light and the Darkness of the Self and of the Other' and contemplates existential questions of personal and community identity and conflict, in an environment created by Berlin-based artist Rosa Barba. The work will premiere as part of the 2019 Fringe Festival. #PewArtsGrants

    THERE
    An ensemble-devised work, led by Blanka Zizka, adapts Lebanese American poet Etel Adnan's book-length poem There: In the Light and the Darkness of the Self and of the Other and contemplates existential questions of personal and community identity and conflict, in an environment created by Berlin-based artist Rosa Barba.
    https://www.pcah.us

38 hours ago

Docomomo PHL To Host “Wake” For Modernist Store

...Modernist architecture, will hold a public demonstration to advocate for saving Robinson Department Store at 1020 Market Street. The building’s facade, a cresting wave of purple glass tiles, was designed by the...

    Docomomo PHL To Host "Wake" For Modernist Store
    On Thursday, June 28 the Philadelphia chapter of Docomomo International, a non-profit organization dedicated to documenting and conserving Modernist architecture, will hold a public demonstration to advocate for saving Robinson Department Store at 1020 Market Street.
    https://hiddencityphila.org

40 hours ago

Sometimes you need to take a look around...af...

Sometimes you need to take a look around...after you watch this video of course. You Can Never Go Down The Drain runs June 20 - July 1. Come be our neighbor this summer at the Wilma.

    The Wilma Theater
    Sometimes you need to take a look around...after you watch this video of course. You Can Never Go Down The Drain runs June 20 - July 1. Come be our neighbor this summer at the Wilma.
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Happy Father's Day! It's also National Eat Yo...

Happy Father's Day! It's also National Eat Your Vegetables Day...likely not a coincidence. All this month, Just Salad and Just Salad are donating $1 to us for every Big Gay Garden Salad sold. Thank you, Just Salad! #thanksdad

    William Way LGBT Community Center
    Happy Father's Day! It's also National Eat Your Vegetables Day...likely not a coincidence. All this month, Just Salad and Just Salad are donating $1 to us for every Big Gay Garden Salad sold. Thank...
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2 days ago

Drive & Donate! Driving equality forward mean...

Drive & Donate! Driving equality forward means we don’t go it alone. For every hour you reserve a Pride-branded Zipcar, $1 will be donated to local LGBT charities (including us!). Because the journey doesn’t stop when Pride is over. To make a reservation or learn more: www.zipcar.com/pride2018?utm_source=fb&utm_medium=social_local&utm_campaign=phi_con_williamwaypride2018_06/05/2018.

    William Way LGBT Community Center
    Drive & Donate! Driving equality forward means we don't go it alone. For every hour you reserve a Pride-branded Zipcar, $1 will be donated to local LGBT charities (including us!). Because the journey...
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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    PULL WIRE TO APPROPRIATE FIRE ALARM DEVICES SUCH AS SMOKE DETECTORS, CAMERAS AN DPULL STATIONS.AS PER NFPA 72.(CC DISTRICT)

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The Engaging Males of Color (EMOC) initiative...

The Engaging Males of Color (EMOC) initiative of DBHIDS will be holding our next storytelling event, Beyond Expectations, next week Thursday, June 21, from 6:30-8:30pm at Congreso Pan American Academy Charter School. The theme of this upcoming event is men telling their personal, compelling stories of navigating the opioid epidemic. We know that this issue has gripped national headlines, but most importantly, we need to hear from those who have overcome and who are moving from these challenges, through resiliency and self-determination, to lead healthier lives. Below is the online link where folks can register and I have also attached the flyer. Please feel free to forward on to your colleagues and networks. https://my.firstpersonarts.org/single/PSDetail.aspx?psn=56494 I hope to see you and your folks on June 21! Best, Gabe Gabriel Bryant Youth Initiatives Specialist Engaging Males of Color Coordinator Community-Based Services Development Unit Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services 1101 Market Street 7th Floor, Aramark Tower Philadelphia, PA 19107 Office: 215-685-4726; Cell: 215-847-6731 Fax: 215-685-4977 www.dbhids.org Facebook: DBHIDS; Twitter: @DBHIDS

    Philly's 7th Ward
    The Engaging Males of Color (EMOC) initiative of DBHIDS will be holding our next storytelling event, Beyond Expectations, next week Thursday, June 21, from 6:30-8:30pm at Congreso Pan American...
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  • Building a Love of Reading - Part 3

    Ms. Marks is asking for $1126.45:
    My students need books to supplement the Blueprint for Literacy curriculum which helps to build literacy skills and a lifelong love of reading.
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Your Guide to Wawa Welcome America's Free Museums

525 Arch St., Philadelphia

15 S. 7th St., Philadelphia

701 Arch St., Philadelphia

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321 Chestnut St., Philadelphia

2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy., Philadelphia

    Your Guide to Wawa Welcome America's Free Museums
    Although the fireworks and live performances gather the large crowds, there's another part of the Wawa Welcome America Festival that many look forward to every year: Free museums! Museums across Philadelphia provide free access on certain days of the festival -- one of the most unique aspects of the week-long Independence Day celebration.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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William Way LGBT Community Center updated the...

    William Way LGBT Community Center
    William Way LGBT Community Center updated their cover photo.
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Where to Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia

The perfect spot for any sporting event, Field House features over 35 HD TVs and 40 beers on draft. They won’t be opening for the early games, but will be showing any games occurring after 11:30 AM with accompanying $3 Bud Light and $4 Neshaminy Creek drafts. Sound off. (1150 Filbert St.)

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This Northern Liberties bar is a haven for soccer players 365 days a year, so it’s no surprise they are one of our top picks to watch the Cup. Enjoy the games on with sound, and stay until the evening when the upstairs bar turns into a dance club to party the night away. Sound on. (700 N 2nd St.)

...projector screen and VIP rooftop access. As is tradition, the bar will close down the 700 block of South Street for the final match on Sunday, July 15 with a huge viewing party at 10...

...U-Bahn will be having watch parties with $5 select drafts and apps. Sound on. (1318 Chestnut St....

...AM for the following two weeks to broadcast all the games with sound. Sound on. (1500 Locust St....

Three special happy hours await in Old City in honor of the World Cup. From Sunday, June 24 to Tuesday, June 26 Cuba Libre will be showing the 2 PM games and offering special $5 tapas, and cocktails, wine and beer priced between $4-$5. Sound off. (10 S 2nd St.)

...Liberty and a special raffle table to benefit the Kensington Youth Soccer Club. Sound off. (100 E Girard Ave....

They’ll be opening at 11 AM every day as usual and will be showing any game that’s on (with sound by request). Some drink specials include $3 domestic drafts and a selection of $12 domestic beer buckets. Sound by request. (16 S 2nd St.)

Catch all the World Cup games at this Irish pub located right off of South Steet. They offer a host of daily specials and open early at 9 AM on the weekends so you won’t miss a game. Sound off. (611 S. 3rd St)

Stop by Sto’s in Old City to watch the World Cup matches, enjoy tons of daily food and drink specials and even play FIFA on their PS4. Sound will be on based on the game, definitely for the big matches. Sound on. (236 Market St.)

Watch every single game with sound at this conveniently located Irish bar. They’ll be offering $4 Carlsberg and Kronenbourg 1664 all tournament long—in addition to giveaways, raffles and other specials. Check out their Facebook page for a full event list and hours. Sound off. (1600 Arch St.)

    Where to Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia
    Every four years soccer fans around the world come together to cheer on their nation's teams in the FIFA World Cup. This year's games, which are being hosted by Russia, begin on Thursday, June 14 and conclude on Sunday, July 15. Check out the full schedule of games here .
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On Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 4:00 pm, demon...

On Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 4:00 pm, demonstrators plan to gather at 114 N. 8th St. for a rally to protest immigration policies. The Commanding Officer Central Police Division and the Commanding Officers of the 6th & Center City Police Districts have been notified of this event

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Where to Watch the FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia

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700 N 2nd St, Philadelphia 

1500 Locust St., Philadelphia

1511 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

10 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

611 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

2013 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

223 S Sydenham St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

247 S 17th St., Philadelphia

Attention all England fans! This Irish pub located at 17th and Latimer streets will be opening early for all England matches and some Mexico matches, by request...

20 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

10 S 2nd St., Philadelphia

1501 Spruce St., Philadelphia

    Where to Watch the FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia
    The most popular sporting event watched around the globe kicked off Thursday. The World Cup, featuring 32 national teams, will take place in 11 cities across Russia, finishing with one country named world champion July 15.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

National Archives at Philadelphia added 4 new...

Happy Flag Day! Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on June 14, 1777, by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. This pamphlet provided instructions on how to properly display and respect the United States’ flag. Printed in 1968 by the United States Printing Office, the pamphlet was issued by the United States Navy Recruiting Service. #FlagDay #StarsAndStripes #OldGlory Citation: Our Flag; American Flag, History & Display; 30; Navy Yards, Philadelphia Navy Yard, Public Relations; RG 181 Naval Districts and Shore Establishments; National Archives at Philadelphia (NAID: 279176) and (HMS ID: PH-6334).

    National Archives at Philadelphia
    National Archives at Philadelphia added a new photo.
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