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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 600AMP SERVICE 8 GANG METER SOCKET 7 APT AND HOUSE PANEL GROUNDING 1-100AMP PANEL 7-150AMP PANEL RUN WIRES INSTALL JUNCTION BOXES LIGHTING FIXTURES TRIMS SWITCHES RECEPTACLES GFCIS SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER NEC 2007 AND INSTALL FIRE ALARM INSTALLATION AS PER NFPA 72

    3815 HAVERFORD AVE Issued February 16, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMO OF A VACANT SFD AS PART OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA DEPT. OF LICENSES & INSPECTIONS DEMOLITION PROGRAM. ADDITIONAL SPECS: NONE

    3913 FAIRMOUNT AVE Issued February 16, 2018 Comment

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Memories from the Powelton Co-op (Part 1)

Powelton Co-op families doing the laundry in the basement of 3709 Baring Street. Mrs. John L. Atkins taking care of 21 month old Alan Bye, as his mother...

...first home was set of buildings known as “The Court,” located at the intersection of 37th and Baring Street. As shareholders in the corporation, all members shared expenses, childcare, and the household chores. A...

The northwest corner of the 3700 block of Baring Street, December 14, 1962.

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...moved to a mansion at 3709 Baring Street, and then to another large house at 35 North 34th Street. There were plenty for the taking. A Victorian mansion in this part of West Philadelphia...

    Memories from the Powelton Co-op (Part 1)
    There were some kids who were mixed. There was some kids who were Jewish, and there were some white kids, too. But it never dawned on me as a child. I never knew the difference. I went to an all-bl...
    https://www.phillyhistory.org

4 days ago

8-Year-Old Girl Killed by Driver in North Camden

On Thursday afternoon, 8-year-old Lela Cruz was struck and killed by an elderly motorist who lost control of his vehicle on the 400 block of State Street in North Camden.

    Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia
    On Thursday afternoon, 8-year-old Lela Cruz was struck and killed by an elderly motorist who lost control of his vehicle on the 400 block of State Street in North Camden. She was riding her bike on the sidewalk when the motorist drove over the curb, hit another adult victim and the stoop of a house, ...
    http://bicyclecoalition.org

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  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR DEMOLITION- FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION OF NON LOAD-BEARING PARTITION WALLS AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    3928 HAVERFORD AVE Issued February 14, 2018 Comment

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4 days ago

Girl, 8, struck and killed while riding bike on sidewalk in Camden

It happened just before 4:30 p.m. on the 400 block of State Street.

    Girl, 8, struck and killed while riding bike on sidewalk
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Camden County authorities are investigating a crash that killed an 8-year-old girl and injured a man Thursday afternoon. It happened just before 4:30 p.m. on the 400 block of State Street.
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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE 3-GANG METER SOCKET,1-200AMP PANEL AND 2-100 SUB PANEL,GROUND WIRES FROM WATER METER AND GROUND ROD TO MAIN PANEL ONLY AS PER NEC 2008 (WEST DISTRICT)

    3805 HAVERFORD AVE Issued February 12, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND BUILDING PERMIT #833292 TO INCREASE COST OF CONSTRUCTION FROM $250,000 TO $750,000

    3716 HAVERFORD AVE Issued February 13, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND BUILDING PERMIT #833274 TO INCREASE COST OF CONSTRUCTION FROM $200,000 TO $450,000

    3731-33 BRANDYWINE ST Issued February 13, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

On this date Feb 13, 1982, the PFD responded ...

On this date Feb 13, 1982, the PFD responded to THREE extra alarms on the same day. 1st one happened at 2:10AM, 2 Alarms at 3900 Lancaster Ave, Ex- Tire Kingdom, 2nd Extra came at 5:12PM, when 3 Alarms were struck at 500 E. Upsal St, for the Upsal Apartments, and the last extra happened at 10:56PM, when 2 Alarms were struck at 5000 Merion Ave for Silner's Electrical Supply Co.

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    On this date Feb 13, 1982, the PFD responded to THREE extra alarms on the same day. 1st one happened at 2:10AM, 2 Alarms at 3900 Lancaster Ave, Ex- Tire Kingdom, 2nd Extra came at 5:12PM, when 3...
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6 days ago

Summer Camps for Kids - Online Auction

- if you're putting together your plans for summer camp (Because seriously February is NOT too early), our school has an online auction and it just opened up. You can get really great camps for a good price!! You do NOT need to be an ICS family to partake!! Check it out!!! The ICS PTA's online camp auction is now live! Place your bids by Feb. 20!
https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.auctria.com%2Fauction%2FICSAuctionPTA2018&h=ATPNt4KH_nBX2SY9ucXx5bNzQthuIr_1yJ0SJq1G0Orm3z8W9M-8dj3BEkqpB9vhh62XrlnfxTdvqLROaedG-FwbuCiSMu68T_RapEEVlFX3PX2JEZjbx0ph2qr9MgC15t42MQyavvRIKwVHZ2lwaEyQQ-5cZdqVEgXykp0Zwr8sVG1Ek8-ox0Rn8nCnvDtm592rn9g5kfIDlQoe7Ung-L39DFrAYk2-KGsq2RAgasY-teNNlm7L_Umq6UrpAKDGvpyjf7VCR3QFewCOnnT7

    2018 ICS PTA Online Auction
    2018 ICS PTA Online Auction
    https://www.auctria.com

Feb 13

University City District shared EAT Café's ph...

EAT Café is celebrating Mardi Gras with donuts to go! Today only until 5 pm at 3820 Lancaster Avenue.

    EAT Café
    Donut Day is coming!! What better way to celebrate #MardiGras than to get donuts tomorrow, February 13th. 9 to 5 @theeatcafe, 3820 Lancaster Ave. Or hit us up on social media.
    https://www.facebook.com

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Feb 09

Birthday Party at Mantua Haverford Comm Cente...

Birthday Party at Mantua Haverford Comm Center

    Mantua Haverford Community Center
    Birthday Party at Mantua Haverford Comm Center
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Feb 09

In this week's crime log: Pottruck theft and Wynn Commons vandalism

Jan. 28: A 29-year-old woman was arrested for driving while under the influence at high speed near the 3800 block of Fairmount Ave.

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Jan. 26: Someone reported a theft of more than $200 worth in losses at Honeygrow at 3731 Walnut St. 

Jan. 28: A theft was reported at 3100 Chestnut St., with total losses exceeding $200.

Jan. 28: The Wawa at 3744 Spruce St. reported a theft which totaled in a loss between $50 and $200.

Jan. 30: Between $50 and $200 worth of money or items were stolen from Pottruck Fitness Center at 3701 Walnut St.

Jan. 30: A bike was reported stolen from 4047 Pine St.

The University subsequently removed the name "Wynn" from "Wynn Commons" after announcing to the Penn community it would take action action 1963 College graduate and former trustee Steve Wynn, who has recently been accused of engaging in a decade-long pattern of sexual misconduct. 

Jan. 31: A 26-year-old man was drunkenly arguing and shouting near the 4200 block of Chestnut St. Officers asked him to leave the area, but he refused. Police issued him a citation for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct.  

    In this week's crime log: Pottruck theft and Wynn Commons vandalism
    Theft: Jan. 26: Someone reported a theft of more than $200 worth in losses at Honeygrow at 3731 Walnut St. Jan. 28: A theft was reported at 3100 Chestnut St., with total losses exceeding $200. Jan. 28: The Wawa at 3744 Spruce St. reported a theft which totaled in a loss between $50 and $200.
    http://www.thedp.com

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS- FOR THE APPLICATIONS OF EXTERIOR WALL REMOVE LOOSE EXISTING AND THEN PLASTER/STUCCO COVERINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE.

    3715 HAVERFORD AVE Issued February 6, 2018 Comment

Feb 07

Mt. Vernon Manor CDC is seeking website desig...

Mt. Vernon Manor CDC is seeking website design services for the Mantua Greenway! Proposal deadline is 5PM (EST) on March 5, 2018 and can be mailed to 631 N. 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, or emailed to info@mvmcdc.org.

    http://www.mvmcdc.org

Feb 06

It’s with a heavy heart that we announce the ...

It’s with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Shirley Brendlinger, who for several years was a computer instructor at People’s Emergency Center’s Center for Digital Inclusion. Shirley was hired to teach digital literacy classes and manage the Families First computer lab at 3939 Warren St. Shirley was a light to the lives of many; was encouraging, loving, and compassionate towards her students and colleagues, and always went above and beyond her position description to make sure that her students had what they needed to be their best, in and outside of the classroom. Tan Vu, the Director of PEC's Center for Digital Inclusion, and the staff at People’s Emergency Center are organizing a memorial service in Shirley’s honor. If you would like to attend, please rsvp: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-gathering-to-celebrate-shirley-brendlingers-life-tickets-42809000874 The service is taking place on Sunday, February 11 from 12:00 to 2:00 at: Rowan House Community Room 325 N. 39th St. Philadelphia, PA 19104 If you have any questions, contact Tan Vu at tvu@pec-cares.org or call (267) 777-5846.

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    It's with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Shirley Brendlinger, who for several years was a computer instructor at People's Emergency Center's Center for Digital Inclusion. Shirley was...
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