22 hours ago

2 days ago

3 days ago

Our phone lines remain out of service. We do...

Our phone lines remain out of service. We do not have an estimate for when service might be restored. Phone inquiries can be directed to other neighborhood libraries. Thank you and we are sorry for the inconvenience.

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Please be advised: The Fox Chase Library is c...

Please be advised: The Fox Chase Library is currently without phone service.

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Today is the third Thursday of the month, so ...

Today is the third Thursday of the month, so the Fox Chase Library will have a delayed opening of 2:00 for professional development. Materials can be returned to the book drop boxes in front of the library or renewed online or over the phone.

    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Hear ye hear ye! The annual Friends of Fox C...

Hear ye hear ye! The annual Friends of Fox Chase Library Book Sale and Craft Fair will be on Saturday, June 2 from 9-3! Bake Sale! Raffle! Come one, come all!!!

    https://www.facebook.com

May 12

We are looking forward to this morning's Down...

We are looking forward to this morning's Downsizing Program with Adriane Weinberg of An Organized Approach! Also, mark your calendars for three weeks from today - that is the date for the Friends of Fox Chase Library's Annual book sale and craft show! It will take place on Saturday June 2 from 9-3.

    https://www.facebook.com

May 08

Fox Chase Library shared Pennypack Environmen...

A nice neighborhood event at Pennypack tomorrow evening

    Pennypack Environmental Center
    Hope you can join us tommorrow evening. No registration is required for this walk!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 07

Verizon is working on fiber-optic line replac...

Verizon is working on fiber-optic line replacement at the Fox Chase Neighborhood Library today, which can result in some (hopefully brief) phone outages. Please bear with us!

    https://www.facebook.com

May 03

We are closing at 4:30 today due to excessive...

We are closing at 4:30 today due to excessive heat.

    https://www.facebook.com

May 03

**UPDATE: We went to try to get the bird at ...

**UPDATE: We went to try to get the bird at 9:45, and it had taken off. We will keep a lookout and see if he returns. If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s currently visiting the library- please share! It’s currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3

    Fox Chase Library
    If anyone local is missing a parakeet it's currently visiting the library- please share! It's currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3
    https://www.facebook.com

May 03

If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s cu...

If anyone local is missing a parakeet it’s currently visiting the library- please share! It’s currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3

    Fox Chase Library
    If anyone local is missing a parakeet it's currently visiting the library- please share! It's currently 9:13 am on Thursday May 3
    https://www.facebook.com

May 03

May 02

Apr 28

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    WATER HEATER REPLACEMENT (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    828-30 CHANDLER ST Issued April 25, 2018 Comment

Apr 17

Please note: ALL Free Library of Philadelphia...

Please note: ALL Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday April 18, 2018, for our All Staff Day of professional development. The Fox Chase Library will reopen on Thursday, April 19 at 2:00.

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 14

Join us this Monday April 16 at 6:00 Tuesday ...

Join us this Monday April 16 at 6:00 Tuesday April 17 at 2:30 at Librarian Steve Wright presents a program on the Battle of Antietam. We hope you can join us!

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 12

Apr 11

We have had two cancellations for our air fry...

We have had two cancellations for our air fryer cooking demonstration tonight, so here is your last minute opportunity to get in on the fun! Call Christine at 215-685-0547 to register!

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 10

Fox Chase Library added 2 new photos.

We love the animal habitats some young builders designed today


Apr 05

Fox Chase Library shared their event.

We still have spaces available for next week's cooking demonstration, call today to register!

    Kitchen Wizards
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 04

Apr 02

Fox Chase Library added an event.

Join us for Kitchen Wizards with Kathy Wolper Wednesday April 11 at 6:30 PM Air fryers are all the rage right now! Come learn some fun new ways to cook both sweet and savory dishes using the latest in kitchen innovation. *PARTICIPATION IN THIS PROGRAM IS BY REGISTRATION ONLY* Spaces are limited to 15 people, so call Christine at 215-685-0547 today to register.

    Kitchen Wizards
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 02

Mar 29

All city offices, including all Free Library ...

All city offices, including all Free Library of Philadelphia Locations, will close at 3:00 this afternoon and we will be closed tomorrow, Friday March 30th in observation of the city holiday

    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 29

Police Investigate Reported Abduction in Fox Chase

...an unidentified man grab a girl between the ages of 12 and 13 on the 7700 block of Rising Sun Avenue at 6:37 p.m. The witness claimed the man placed the girl in a...

    Police Investigate Reported Abduction in Fox Chase
    Police are investigating a reported abduction in Philadelphia's Fox Chase neighborhood Wednesday night. A witness told police he spotted an unidentified man grab a girl between the ages of 12 and 13 on the 7700 block of Rising Sun Avenue at 6:37 p.m.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Mar 28

Mar 28

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT - FOR (DEMO AND REPLACE EXTERIOR STRUCTURAL WALL, SIDE(SOUTHWEST) AS PER ENGINEER?S REPORT AND PLAN ) TO RESOLVE CASE #584790. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6? IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE #584790. **AMENDED PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SPECIAL INSPECTIONS PRIOR TO ANY WORK REQUIRING ANY SPECIAL INSPECTIONS**

    7816 VERREE RD Issued March 26, 2018 Comment

Mar 26

Fox Chase Library added 8 new photos.

Lost and found clean out day -please claim! Items unclaimed by April 6 will be donated to goodwill. Claim in person , comment on this post, or call us at 215-685-0547


About

EveryBlock collects 20 types of news in Philadelphia — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 800-899 Hartel Ave.

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Norman Rowan Michael Pizzo Aramingo Business Improvement District Jay Ibanez Annamae Morgan Matt Oneill Creative Philadelphia Kenneth Flowers Kamala Xu Ren

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address