12 hours ago

Premium Appliances, located on Torresdale Ave...

Premium Appliances, located on Torresdale Ave, is having a Memorial Day AC Sale so you can stay cool for the summer

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Premium Appliances, located on Torresdale Ave, is having a Memorial Day AC Sale so you can stay cool for the summer
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16 hours ago

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    DeNofa's Italian Deli
    Today's Specials #1 Ravioli and sausage w/marinara $5.00 #2 Lasagna w/roll and butter $5.00 Soup of the day Chicken noodle
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25 hours ago

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      6800 Block Cottage St. May 16, 2018 @ 4:03 p.m. Comment

37 hours ago

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    Puddin's Cake
    some different wedding cakes that I made
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3 days ago

15th Police District Community Bike Ride for Peace Sat 06-16-2018 10am-2pm

15th Police District Community Bike Ride for Peace Sat 06-16-2018 10am-2pm

3 days ago

15th Police District Captain's Townhall Community Meeting Tue 05-22-2018 7pm

15th Police District Captain's Townhall-PSA3 Community Meeting Tuesday May 22nd, 2018 07:00 PM Holmesburg Rec Center 4500 Rhawn Street

3 days ago

Check out this beautifully renovated home jus...

Check out this beautifully renovated home just listed for sale in the Heart of Tacony! http://ow.ly/295130k7xbC

    19135 Real Estate & Homes for Sale - realtor.com®
    Explore Philadelphia, PA 19135 homes for sale and other real estate listings on realtor.com®. Find and browse 19135 real estate right now.
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4 days ago

Is your new property assessment whack? Here’s...

Is your new property assessment whack? Here’s how to file an appeal—the deadline is approaching. http://www.philly.com/philly/business/appeal-philly-property-assessment-guide-20180521.html?mobi=true

    Need to appeal your Philly property assessment? Here's how, step by step
    Your 2019 proposed reassessment, came with a "First Level Review" form. Send it in! It's the first step to have your assessment reviewed. You don't need a lawyer to send in the form, due by May 25. - Erin Arvedlund, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

6 days ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A THREE STORY SEMI-DETACHED STRUCTURE (MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 38 FEET) WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK WITH PILOT HOUSE (MAXIMUM SIZE NOT TO EXCEED 90 SQ. FEET AND MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 10 FEET) FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITH ONE (1) ACCESSORY OFF-STREET PARKING SPACE.(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN).SEE AP # 864128 FOR PLANS.

    7045 GILLESPIE ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A THREE STORY SEMI-DETACHED STRUCTURE (MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 38 FEET) WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK WITH PILOT HOUSE (MAXIMUM SIZE NOT TO EXCEED 90 SQ. FEET AND MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 10 FEET) FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITH ONE (1) ACCESSORY OFF-STREET PARKING SPACE.(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN).

    7043 GILLESPIE ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A THREE STORY SEMI-DETACHED STRUCTURE (MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 38 FEET) WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK WITH PILOT HOUSE (MAXIMUM SIZE NOT TO EXCEED 90 SQ. FEET AND MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 10 FEET) FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITH ONE (1) ACCESSORY OFF-STREET PARKING SPACE.(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN).SEE AP# 864128 FOR PLAN

    7049 GILLESPIE ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A THREE STORY SEMI-DETACHED STRUCTURE (MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 38 FEET) WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK WITH PILOT HOUSE (MAXIMUM SIZE NOT TO EXCEED 90 SQ. FEET AND MAXIMUM HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 10 FEET) FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITH ONE (1) ACCESSORY OFF-STREET PARKING SPACE.(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN).SEE AP# 864128 FOR PLANS.

    7047 GILLESPIE ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

May 19

May 18

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    Never Skurred Productions
    Attention dancers, actors, singers, performance artists! Are you working on a new Fringe Festival work or just making something new? Would you like a test audience? SawTown Tavern in Tacony (NE...
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May 18

May 17

Got a computer problem? Computer Guy can help...

Got a computer problem? Computer Guy can help! Check them out on Torresdale Ave or on Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/computerguypcsolutions/

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Got a computer problem? Computer Guy can help! Check them out on Torresdale Ave or on Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/computerguypcsolutions/
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May 17

Stay indoors on rainy days and let Bravo’s Pi...

Stay indoors on rainy days and let Bravo’s Pizza bring dinner to you. Plus, they’re open late! Call to order: (215) 335-9550

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Stay indoors on rainy days and let Bravo's Pizza bring dinner to you. Plus, they're open late! Call to order: (215) 335-9550
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May 17

Attention Dog and Cat Parents: Philly Pet Sup...

Attention Dog and Cat Parents: Philly Pet Supply has online scheduling for your pet’s grooming needs: https://instant-scheduling.com/sch.php?kn=2594192

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Attention Dog and Cat Parents: Philly Pet Supply has online scheduling for your pet's grooming needs: https://instant-scheduling.com/sch.php?kn=2594192
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May 16

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    Tacony Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Friends of Tacony Library Flea Market and Book Sale! Saturday, June 2, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. $10 reserves a space; $15 the day of the event. In the library garden. Call 215-685-8755 for more...
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May 16

Thank you Congress for saving the Historic Ta...

Thank you Congress for saving the Historic Tax Credit! http://ow.ly/mVmr30k1PEU

    Historic Tax Credit Thank You Video
    Main Street community coming together in one voice to say "thank you" to legislators who worked to retain the HTC. Send your Congressperson's office an e-mail (www.house.gov/representatives/find-your-representative) mentioning this took place during the Main Street Now Conference. Share to Twitter and tag @NatlMainStreet and use the hashtag #HistoricTaxCredit so we can amplify your voice!
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May 15

Mayfair added 2 new photos.

7000 Algard Street. Photos sent by: Rebecca Conway.

    Mayfair
    Mayfair added a new photo.
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May 15

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    DeNofa's Italian Deli
    Today's Specials #1 Sausage, peppers & onion On a 6" roll $4.50 #2 Chicken meatballs w/mashed potatoes & gravy $5.00 Soup of the day Chicken Pastina
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May 14

May 12

Friends of Tacony Library Flea Market and Boo...

Friends of Tacony Library Flea Market and Book Sale! Saturday, June 2, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. $10 reserves a space; $15 the day of the event. In the library garden. Call 215-685-8755 for more info or to reserve a space!

    Tacony Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia
    Friends of Tacony Library Flea Market and Book Sale! Saturday, June 2, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. $10 reserves a space; $15 the day of the event. In the library garden. Call 215-685-8755 for more...
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May 12

May 11

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    Puddin's Cake
    Puddin's Cake added a new photo.
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May 11

Looking for a gift for mom? Treat her to Kiwi...

Looking for a gift for mom? Treat her to Kiwi Nail & Spa, located conveniently on Torresdale Ave. Visit their website for a full list of services and online scheduling: www.kiwinailsandspa.com

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Looking for a gift for mom? Treat her to Kiwi Nail & Spa, located conveniently on Torresdale Ave. Visit their website for a full list of services and online scheduling: www.kiwinailsandspa.com
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May 11

Tacony Civic Assoc shared a Page.

    Tacony's Kickoff to Summer Festival
    Tacony's Kickoff to Summer Festival. 53 likes. The Tacony Civic Association is proud to announce the first annual "Tacony's Kickoff to Summer Festival".
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May 11

The weather’s warming up, and it’s the perfec...

The weather’s warming up, and it’s the perfect time to go fishing! Stop by Sportmaster Bait & Tackle on Torresdale Ave for all your fishing needs. Check them out on Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/Sportmaster-Bait-and-Tackle-200250803331835/

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    The weather's warming up, and it's the perfect time to go fishing! Stop by Sportmaster Bait & Tackle on Torresdale Ave for all your fishing needs. Check them out on Facebook:...
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May 11

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    Marie Huff Hairdressing
    Marie Huff Hairdressing added a new photo - with Morgan Huff.
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May 11

Blood on Elmwood sidewalk attests to violent 18-hour span in Philly

...block of West Garfield Street in Germantown, was found shot in the chest on the 6900 block of Torresdale Avenue in Tacony. Luke was inside a nearby Chinese takeout restaurant when a shooter entered and...

This article has 10 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

The gunfire outside the restaurant at 6515 Elmwood Ave. erupted about 7:15 p.m. Police said the two victims and the gunman and...

...attacked him for reasons he did not know. Kabba dropped his food and ran to 65th Street and Elmwood to alert a friend that he had been attacked. When the two returned to the...

10:05 a.m.: Todd Washington, 28, of the 5700 block of Wheeler Street in Southwest Philadelphia, was found shot in the head on the 800 block of North 42nd Street in Belmont. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

10:05 a.m.: Todd Washington, 28, of the 5700 block of Wheeler Street in Southwest Philadelphia, was found shot in the head on the 800 block of North 42nd Street in Belmont. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

1:30 p.m.: Tracey McKinney, 45, of the 3300 block of Goodman Street in Franklinville, was found on the 1300 block of West Erie Avenue in Franklinville with gunshot wounds to his back, an arm, and a leg. He was taken to Temple University Hospital and pronounced dead at 3:31 p.m.

1:30 p.m.: Tracey McKinney, 45, of the 3300 block of Goodman Street in Franklinville, was found on the 1300 block of West Erie Avenue in Franklinville with gunshot wounds to his back, an arm, and a leg. He was taken to Temple University Hospital and pronounced dead at 3:31 p.m.

10 p.m.: Bicycle officers in South Philadelphia heard gunshots and found a 61-year-old man shot in the groin and sitting on a stoop on the 2200 block of South Eighth Street. He was taken to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, where he was in critical but stable condition.

11 p.m.: A 29-year-old man was shot in the shoulder while walking on the 2500 block of Federal Street, Grays Ferry. He was in stable condition at Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center. Police found ballistics evidence in front of a rowhouse that has been used in the filming of Creed II.

11:15 p.m.: A 28-year-old man was shot in the face on the 4200 block of Lancaster Avenue in Powelton. He was taken to Penn-Presbyterian, where he was in stable condition.

3:40 a.m. A 43-year-old man was shot in a leg in West Philadelphia. He said he had just parked his car on the 5800 block of Pine Street and was walking home when three men announced a stickup. He was in stable condition at Penn-Presbyterian.

    Blood on Elmwood sidewalk attests to violent 18-hour span in Philly
    Karamo Kaba, grief etched on his face, stood Thursday on the sidewalk outside BI's Restaurant in Elmwood and stared at the blood of his nephew Cherno Kabba, 24, one of two men shot to death Wednesday night after what police said was a dispute with two other men.
    http://www.philly.com

May 10

Don’t miss the Merchants of Tacony on Page 33...

Don’t miss the Merchants of Tacony on Page 33 of this week’s Northeast Times.

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Don't miss the Merchants of Tacony on Page 33 of this week's Northeast Times.
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