4 hours ago

Parking

Is there anywhere in Philly to securely park a small 10" moving truck overnight?

11 hours ago

On the Market: Local Color in Passyunk Square for $475K

709 Federal St., Philadelphia, Pa. 19146 | Bright MLS images via Keller Williams Realty

    On the Market: Local Color in Passyunk Square for $475K
    There's nothing neutral about this nicely renovated home's color palette. Its unusually spacious backyard is another colorful amenity. Gray, white, blue-gray, off-white, and even beige remain popular colors for home builders and remodelers everywhere because, while they may not excite anyone, they won't turn anyone who looks at a potential home off either.
    https://www.phillymag.com

13 hours ago

Commercial Robbery 3731 Walnut St DC 18 18 030444

Theft 700 Wharton St DC 18 03 021243 - Duration: 1:15. 176 views

This article has 13 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Commercial Robbery 3731 Walnut St DC 18 18 030444

Commerical Robbery 1535 S Broad St DC 18 03 023569 - Duration: 2:01. 69 views

Homicide 4700 Hoopes St DC 18 16 018133 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,270 views

Shooting Incident Victim 300 S 54th St DC 18 18 027296 - Duration: 1:18. PhiladelphiaPolice 12,176 views

Commercial Robbery Shooting 4312 Megargee St DC 18 08 013868 - Duration: 1:10. 1,133 views

Multiple Commercial Robberies 401 W Cumberland St DC 18 26 017419 1140 W Somerset St DC 18 25 032596 - Duration: 2:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 912 views

Multiple Commercial Robberies 401 W Cumberland St DC 18 26 017419 1140 W Somerset St DC 18 25 032596 - Duration: 2:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 912 views

Robbery 1300 Market St DC 18 06 017365 - Duration: 1:06. 176 views

Robbery 2200 block of Napfle Ave DC 18 02 020537 - Duration: 0:32. 440 views

Theft 4700 Rorer St DC 18 25 028541 - Duration: 1:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 229 views

Theft 1500 Market St DC 18 09 016634 - Duration: 1:05. PhiladelphiaPolice 311 views

Commercial Robbery 6727 N 5th St DC 18 35 037377 - Duration: 1:29. 301 views

Theft 3595 Aramingo Ave DC 18 24 030258 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 389 views

    Commercial Robbery 3731 Walnut St DC 18 18 030444
    On Thursday May 17, 2018, at 10:30 pm, an unknown black male entered the rear of the Honey Grow Restaurant located at 3731 Walnut Street, pointing a handgun at the staff demanding money. After taking an unknown amount of cash, the suspect fled with a second unknown black male to a waiting vehicle parked on Chestnut Street.
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17 hours ago

34 hours 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
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42 hours ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    (REWIRE)INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE,40 OUTLETS,25 SWITCHES,10 HARDWIRED SMOKE DETECTORS ARC FAULT BREAKERS IN ALL LIVING AREA COMPLETE GROUNDING SYSTEM PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    725 FEDERAL ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

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2 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK OVER THE TWO (2) STORY REAR, ACCESSED FROM THE THIRD STORY REAR (NO ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE), IN AN EXISTING TWO (2) FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN.

    815 WHARTON ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL FULL WATER SERVICE AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    1025 FERNON ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO OF NON-LOAD BEARING WALLS ONLY, NO STRUCTURAL WORK ON THIS PERMIT,INTERIOR ALTERATIONS THROUGHOUT, TO INCLUDE DRYWALL AND SHEETROCK, REMODEL BATHROOM AND KITCHEN, NEW WINDOWS AND DOORS IN EXISTING OPENING. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. NOTE: CONTRACTOR IS LISTED AS A "SOLE PROPRIETOR" AND HAS NO EMPLOYEES AND/OR WORKERS COMPENSATION INSURANCE - ALL SUBCONTRACTORS REQUIRE SEPARATE LICENSES AND INSURANCE SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL WORK. NO OTHER WORK ALLOWED UNDER THIS PERMIT.

    914 MOUNTAIN ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

3 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.
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4 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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4 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

4 days ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    PROPOSED 3RD FLOOR WITH AN APT. A TOTAL OF 3 APTS IN THE PROPERTY. PROPOSED ROOF DECK WITH PILOT HOUSE AND A BALCONY ON THE 2ND FLOOR IN THE FRONT OF THE PROPERTY.

    1630 S 7TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    2.5 BATHS, WASHER AND KITCHEN (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    725 FEDERAL ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

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

5 days ago

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

5 days ago

East Passyunk Community Center at the end of ...

East Passyunk Community Center at the end of the double rainbow!!

    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
    East Passyunk Community Center at the end of the double rainbow!!
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6 days ago

⚠️⛈️💨 Tonight's storm has the potential for h...

⚠️⛈️💨 Tonight's storm has the potential for heavy rain and damaging winds. Be prepared: Know who to call if the lights go out, trees go down or power lines fall. Also, keep your electronic devices fully charged. More info in our blog⬇️ https://beta.phila.gov/2018-03-05-preparing-for-power-outages/

    Preparing for Power Outages | Office of Emergency Management
    March 5, 2018 Power outages happen year-round. They can be a temporary nuisance caused by a system failure or something that impacts our lives for days, resulting from a Nor'easter, Tropical Storm or other severe weather. Outages can also impact travel, bringing trees down on wires or roads that affect mass-transit or create hazardous driving conditions.
    https://beta.phila.gov

6 days ago

‘No Complaints’: From Life in Poland to Philadelphia

They settled in South Philly in a house with three or four other families at Seventh and Dickinson streets. Her mother started working at a factory while looking for an apartment.

They eventually found an apartment at Fourth and Tasker streets, and Kornsgold and her brother started school — which was detailed in the 1949 Exponent article.

    'No Complaints': From Life in Poland to Philadelphia - Jewish Exponent
    Rose Kornsgold got a call from her granddaughter a few months ago excitedly telling her, "Bubbe, you're famous!" Kornsgold's picture was featured in the Sept. 28, 2017 issue of the Jewish Exponent for a flashback story about 200 refugee children who began attending public schools in Philadelphia.
    http://jewishexponent.com

6 days ago

Severe Thunderstorm Watch now in effect for P...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch now in effect for Philadelphia. Flash Flood Watch starts at 4pm. Showers, thunderstorms forecast to begin this evening & continue overnight. Could impact rush hour commute. Potential for damaging wind, heavy rain at times. Use caution on roads & at home

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Severe Thunderstorm Watch now in effect for Philadelphia. Flash Flood Watch starts at 4pm. Showers, thunderstorms forecast to begin this evening & continue overnight. Could impact rush hour commute....
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6 days ago

From the National Weather Service Mount Holly...

From the National Weather Service Mount Holly: Good afternoon! We are gearing up our severe weather operations for later this afternoon. Remain alert for severe thunderstorms, mainly between 4 PM and 11 PM especially for eastern PA and NJ. Have a trusted source for severe weather warnings later today. From us: Sign up for our free weather warning text alerts direct from @NWS_MountHolly to your phone. Text READYPHILA to 888-777. To customize your free text or email alerts, visit http://www.phila.gov/ready and click on "sign up for alerts". #ImportantInfo #StayConnected #BeReady

    Office of Emergency Management | Homepage
    The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) works to ensure the City of Philadelphia is ready for any kind of emergency. OEM works with organizations throughout the City to prepare for possible emergencies in the City, lessen their impact, and recover as quickly as possible.
    https://beta.phila.gov

6 days ago

You know warm weather is here when ColorWheel...

You know warm weather is here when ColorWheels rolls out! Catch our mobile art studio at the Philadelphia Children's Festival at the Annenberg Center this week. We'll be there Thursday, Friday, and Saturday! While you wait, watch this super fun video and think about hosting ColorWheels at your own event.

    ColorWheels: Delivering Creativity to Your Neighborhood!
    ColorWheels is Fleisher's mobile art studio, launched in 2012. Dubbed the "Swiss Army Knife of art," ColorWheels delivers creative experiences directly to community members in neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. The van is equipped with the tools and supplies needed for Fleisher's teaching artists to guide community members in hands-on culturally inspired mini workshops, collaborative public art projects, and art technique demonstrations.
    https://www.youtube.com/

6 days ago

Hazardous weather forecast for today that cou...

Hazardous weather forecast for today that could impact evening rush hour. High near 89. Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Storms predicted to continue overnight, which could be severe with damaging winds and heavy rain. Flash Flood Watch begins at 4pm. Use caution

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Hazardous weather forecast for today that could impact evening rush hour. High near 89. Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Storms predicted to continue overnight, which could be severe with...
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May 14

Have you been sitting on the sidelines, waiti...

Have you been sitting on the sidelines, waiting to take your first art class? We have some great news for you this summer as we roll out our new JumpstART workshops, a series of very affordable one-night workshops. Registration is just $25, which includes all materials, and you'll walk out away with an original work of art. You might just find yourself ready to dive into our more immersive offerings, too. Learn more and register today!

May 14

From the National Weather Service Storm Predi...

From the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center: There appears to be an increasing threat for severe weather tomorrow (Tues), May 15. Severe thunderstorms, primarily capable of damaging winds, are forecast across parts of the Mid-Atlantic (including Philadelphia) and New England Tuesday afternoon and evening, where an Enhanced Risk has been included. From us: ➡️Follow the forecast. ➡️Sign up for free weather/emergency alerts. Text READYPHILA to 888-777 for warnings sent via text or go to our website http://www.phila.gov/ready (click on "sign up for alerts) to customize text or email alerts

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    From the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center: There appears to be an increasing threat for severe weather tomorrow (Tues), May 15. Severe thunderstorms, primarily capable of damaging...
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May 14

Another gorgeous wedding in our historic Sanc...

Another gorgeous wedding in our historic Sanctuary! Congrats Colleen and Shailen, and thank you, Love Me Do Photography for sharing. Interested in having us host your special day? Learn more at fleisher.org/rentals.

    Colleen + Shailen | Fleisher Art Memorial Wedding | Philadelphia, Pa
    Colleen and Shailen are beautiful friends of ours and we felt so lucky to document their special day! After a summertime elopement , they threw a more formal (and colorful) gathering last fall. Their day was held at Fleisher Art Memorial in South Philadelphia, a truly unique sp
    http://www.lovemedophotography.com

May 14

Wanted: Suspect for Theft in the 3rd District [VIDEO]

On April 19, 2018, at approximately 5:15 PM, the an unknown black male was captured on surveillance video in the 700 block of Wharton Street. The suspect is seen looking around before he removes a package from the victim’s doorway and leaved the area in an unknown direction.

    Philly Police Blog | Wanted: Suspect for Theft in the 3rd District [VIDEO]
    On April 19, 2018, at approximately 5:15 PM, the an unknown black male was captured on surveillance video in the 700 block of Wharton Street. The suspect is seen looking around before he removes a package from the victim's doorway and leaved the area in an unknown direction.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 14

Suspect Ryan Burkett Arrested for Theft in the 3rd District

...unknown white male was captured on surveillance video inside of an ACME market located at 1400 East Passyunk Avenue. Once inside the suspect is seen walking up to the victim in the produce aisle...

    Philly Police Blog | Suspect Ryan Burkett Arrested for Theft in the 3rd District
    On March 6, 2017, at 3:00 pm, an unknown white male was captured on surveillance video inside of an ACME market located at 1400 East Passyunk Avenue. Once inside the suspect is seen walking up to the victim in the produce aisle.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 14

⚠️Be informed, stay connected to important in...

⚠️Be informed, stay connected to important info during spring and the wild weather it brings. Text READYPHILA (one word, no space) to 888-777 to get free text alert warnings or visit our website to customize your text and email alerts ➡️https://bit.ly/2fdbgGW

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    ⚠️Be informed, stay connected to important info during spring and the wild weather it brings. Text READYPHILA (one word, no space) to 888-777 to get free text alert warnings or visit our website to...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 13

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 100AMP SERVICE COMPLETE IWTH PANEL, METER AND GROUNDING, INSTALL WIRE & DEVICES, 10 SWITCHES, 20 RECESSED LIGHTS, 25 RECEPTACLES AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    729 TASKER ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARDS ALTERATIONS- FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    725 FEDERAL ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center add...

MEANWHILE @ EPCC... It's FREE National Comic Book Day until 1 p.m. come on by and meet Wolverine! Free comic pretzel, juice box and face painting to the first 100 children!!! Special thanks to our sponsors Alphabet Academy and Brave New Worlds comics!!!

    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 12

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP,FAI AND MAIN DRAIN-PA1#20181274444-"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    1220 S ALDER ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP,FAI,MAIN DRAIN AND FRONT RAIN LEADER-PA1#20181274444-"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    1222 S ALDER ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 11

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a link.

    Events: Science in the Summer 2018 - Science of Space!
    GSK Science in the Summer(tm) is a fun and free science education program sponsored by GSK and administered by The Franklin Institute, which introduces students to the wonderful and fascinating world of science. Through classes held in local public libraries and taught by certified teachers, this program gets kids excited about science with hands-on experiments.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

May 11

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Shot Tower ...

    Shot Tower Playground
    Shot Tower Playground. 1.3K likes. 131 Carpenter St., Philadelphia, PA 19147 (215) 685-1592
    https://www.facebook.com

May 11

  • Theft

May 09

During National Hurricane Preparedness Week, ...

During National Hurricane Preparedness Week, learn the history of hurricanes and tropical storms in Philadelphia and steps you can take to be prepared in the future #HurricanePrep #ReadyPhila https://beta.phila.gov/posts/oem/2017-08-18-part-of-the-plan-hurricanes/

    Part of the Plan: Hurricanes | Office of Emergency Management | Posts
    August 19th, 2017 Part of the Plan is the Office of Emergency Management's monthly video series where we open our public safety plans and partnerships. Something we value at OEM is informing and including the public as to your roles in our plans. As we say: You are the Public in Public Safety.
    https://beta.phila.gov

May 09

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Philly Heal...

Please take a minute to use this link to email City Council and Mayor Kenney.

    Tell Mayor Kenney and City Council: Clean up Philly schools
    The PennEnvironment Research & Policy Center is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to protecting our air, water and open spaces.
    https://pennenvironment.webaction.org

May 09

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVAL AND REPLACEMENT OF DAMAGED PORTION OF NON STRUCTURAL FRONT T WALL BELOW WINDOW. WITH LIKE IN KIND MATERIALS. NO CHANGE IN SIZE OR LOCATION OF WINDOWS.

    1633 S BEULAH ST Issued May 7, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW WIRE THROUGHOUT BASEMENT ONLY LIGHTING, RECEPTACLES, SWITCHES, CO/SMOKE DETECTOR ON AN EXISTING 200AMP SERVICE AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    1215 S 11TH ST Issued May 7, 2018 Comment

May 09

May 09

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