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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

27 hours 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

1969 Aerial view of the Rohm and Haas Compan...

1969 Aerial view of the Rohm and Haas Company chemical manufacturing plant in Bridesburg, a neighborhood located along the Delaware River in the Northeast section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

    Aerial view of Rohm and Haas plant in Bridesburg
    Aerial view of the Rohm and Haas Company chemical manufacturing plant in Bridesburg, a neighborhood located along the Delaware River in the Northeast section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    https://digital.sciencehistory.org

3 days ago

The host web site of this image has the follo...

The host web site of this image has the following description: 1934-Mar-01 (Date of revision) 1933-Oct-21 (Date of creation) Map depicting the facility and grounds of the Charles Lennig and Company chemical manufacturing plant in Bridesburg, a neighborhood located along the Delaware River in the Northeast section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The map is color-coded to indicate when each building was erected between 1925 and 1936.

    Map of Charles Lennig & Company plant in Bridesburg, Pennsylvania
    Map depicting the facility and grounds of the Charles Lennig and Company chemical manufacturing plant in Bridesburg, a neighborhood located along the Delaware River in the Northeast section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The map is color-coded to indicate when each building was erected between 1925 and 1936.
    https://digital.sciencehistory.org

5 days ago

A sneak peek at tonight's final demonstration...

A sneak peek at tonight's final demonstration for those unable to attend. If you can make it late, we may still have pool bricks for sale! Only $10, proceeds benefit the gymnastics program!

    Bridesburg Recreation Center
    A sneak peek at tonight's final demonstration for those unable to attend. If you can make it late, we may still have pool bricks for sale! Only $10, proceeds benefit the gymnastics program!
    http://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Going on right now - tremendous display tonig...

Going on right now - tremendous display tonight! Selling pool bricks too, only $10!

    Bridesburg Recreation Center
    Going on right now - tremendous display tonight! Selling pool bricks too, only $10!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

Bridesburg Historical Society shared The King...

    The King's Highway
    The King's Highway added 38 new photos.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 12

Armed Forces Day Saturday, May 19, 2018. #Kno...

Armed Forces Day Saturday, May 19, 2018. #KnowYourMil

    Bridesburg Historical Society
    Armed Forces Day Saturday, May 19, 2018. #KnowYourMil
    https://www.facebook.com

May 10

Bridesburg Historical Society shared The King...

Pictures from Mya 9th, 2018 Trolley Bus Tour of The King's Highway

    The King's Highway
    Sponsored by the Bridesburg Historical Society
    https://www.facebook.com

May 10

JUST A REMINDER...While Tuesday is Election D...

JUST A REMINDER...While Tuesday is Election Day for the primaries, all classes for programs will meet as scheduled. And parents, grandparents, and everyone over 18 years of age, please come out and vote your conscience. Thank you.

    https://www.facebook.com

May 08

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PHILADELPHIA SECOND ALARMERS APRIL 2018 RUNS ...

PHILADELPHIA SECOND ALARMERS APRIL 2018 RUNS April 3 Box 5471 Granite & Summerdal Ave April 3 Engine 2 Ladder 3 & Medic 31 Station Rededication of FF Eric Casiano Plaque April 3 Box 2488 Rising Sun Ave & Tabor Rd April 4 Box 6961 Millbrook & Greenmount Rd Recalled by Battalion 13 April 4 Box 7622 59th & Race St Recalled by Battalion 11 April 4 Box 7766 24th & Ridge Ave April 4 Box 2386 Frankford & Clearfield St April 5 20th & Market St VILANOVA NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP PARADE April 5 Box 4125 15th & Pike St April 5 Engine 38 station…Fire Museum Presentation by Retired Chief Marchisello April 6 Box 799 41st & Powelton Ave April 7 Box 1812 2nd & Cumberland St April 7 Box 926 LImeklin Pike & Upsal St April 8 Box 1376 50th & Market St All Hands with Special Calls. April 8 Box 2277 54th & Walnut St ALL HANDS April 9 Box 817 23rd & Huntington St ALL HANDS April 9 Box 546 5th & Pike St FIRE FATALITY April 11 Box 7187 Broad & Callowhill St HIGH RISE BOX & MIRA April 11 Box 4224 55th & Media St April 12 Box 165 17th & Allegheny Ave April 12 Box 1693 Broad & Butler St April 12 Box 4691 49th & Warrington Ave April 14 Box 19 Orthodox & Stiles St April 14 Box 4468 16th & Hunting Park Ave April 14 Box 7114 Leiper & Foulkrod St April 16 Box 4256 Richmond & Ash St ALL HANDS April 17 Box 829 Trenton Ave & Clearfield St ALL HANDS April 17 Box 6355 Philadelphia International Airport SW 737 Blown Engine 1 Fatality April 17 Box 1566 E St & Allegheny Ave April 18 Box 2257 Chelten Ave & Limekiln Pike ALL HANDS & SPECIAL CALLS April 19 Box 4428 Pennypack St & Marigold Place April 19 Box 4153 56th & Chester Ave April 20 Box 7743 18th & Dauphin St April 21 Box 2443 26th & Tasker St DOUBLE FIRE FATALITY April 21 Engine 24 1st Annual Alumni Luncheon April 21 Box 2479 57th & Cedar Ave April 22 Box 1289 52nd & Columbia Ave April 22 Box 384 Richmond & Tioga St Recalled by Battalion 10 April 23 Box 1953 20th & Federal St Gas Explosion April 23 Box 5531 Valley Green Rd & Germantown Ave Large Brush Fire April 24 Box 6649 Pickering Ave & Roumfort Rd April 24 Box 427 Wissachicken Ave & Allens Lane Large Brush Fire April 26 Box 1494 Leiper St & Adams Ave ALL HANDS April 26 2300 Fuller St Barricaded Person April 27 Box 2818 52nd & Locust St Recalled by Battalion 7 April 27 3300 Cottman Ave- St. Matthews RC. Funeral for Ret. Captain Romano April 28 1900 Washington Ave South Division PPD Memorial Bike Ride April 29 Box 5279 Roosevelt Blvd & Welsh Rd April 30 Box 4139 9th & Luzerne St April 30 Box 778 Broad & Huntington St April 30 Box 7757 24th & Jefferson St

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    PHILADELPHIA SECOND ALARMERS APRIL 2018 RUNS April 3 Box 5471 Granite & Summerdal Ave April 3 Engine 2 Ladder 3 & Medic 31 Station Rededication of FF Eric Casiano...
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May 02

Sorry for the late posting, we've been swampe...

Sorry for the late posting, we've been swamped the past two weeks. We did get this in the local papers, but in case anyone missed it, registration starts 8am tomorrow morning (May 3rd).

    Bridesburg Recreation Center
    Sorry for the late posting, we've been swamped the past two weeks. We did get this in the local papers, but in case anyone missed it, registration starts 8am tomorrow morning (May 3rd).
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 29

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Apr 25

Bridesburg Historical Society shared a post.

    Emma Singer
    Hello! I am a reaching out to see if anyone is willing to share stories about their relationship to the Delaware River - in person, online, or through this facebook group. I am a student at UPenn...
    https://www.facebook.com

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Apr 11

Mark your calendars. BHS is going on this Tro...

Mark your calendars. BHS is going on this Trolley Tour of The King's Highway on May 9th. Full details will be published soon.

    Hidden history - Northeast Times
    Walking through a stretch of Pennypack Park tucked away between Holmesburg and Frankford avenues, Jason Sherman is devastated to see a forked sycamore tree has been damaged by a fallen trunk. "Someone's gotta fight for those trees," he mutters as we hike back up the slope back to the trail, twigs and rotting leaves crunching under our feet.
    https://northeasttimes.com

Apr 10

Bridesburg Historical Society added an event....

Christina from the Ukraine Cultural Society will share the art of pysanki, the decorating and designing of keepsake eggs.

    BHS Meeting - Pysanki
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 10

Good morning Bridesburg! The Bulletin hit you...

Good morning Bridesburg! The Bulletin hit your step yesterday and we hope we're doing a good job. The Burg wishes our favorite mail lady Lisa Barron a very Happy Birthday and she's retiring from the USPS! we also give a big birthday wish to our very own State Rep John J Taylor! Don't forget to buy your cow chip bingo tickets for $20 to benefit the Memorial Day parade!

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 09

While our pool will be out of commission this...

While our pool will be out of commission this summer, there are still opportunities city wide for anyone who aspires to be a lifeguard. In this recruitment video, lifeguard Sean Devlin, who worked the last four summers at Bridesburg, explains why he wanted to be a lifeguard. If you are interested in being a lifeguard, contact the Aquatics office at 215-683-3663. https://youtu.be/K7vKICG2irQ

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation: Lifeguard recruitment
    This is an idea and short video series created by Back2Ninety9 Productions for Parks and Recreation. The series is about interviewing Philadelphia lifeguards and lifeguard recruitment. In this video, we are interviewing Sean Delvin of Bridesburg Recreational Center.
    https://www.youtube.com/

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Apr 07

Bridesburg Historical Society shared a post.

Did any of our local businesses sponsor teams, Allied Chemical, Rohm & Haas? Any online resources?

    Kate Eisenhauer
    Hello all. I was wondering if you could help me. My grandfather, his brothers, and their brother-in-law all grew up in Bridesburg. (2351 Granite St and the brother-in-law on Orthodox St). They played...
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Apr 02

The demolition of the pool has commenced, a n...

The demolition of the pool has commenced, a necessary step before the construction of the new pool. Here is up to the hour footage from today.

    Bridesburg Recreation Center
    The demolition of the pool has commenced, a necessary step before the construction of the new pool. Here is up to the hour footage from today.
    http://www.facebook.com

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