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Drink Philly's Guide to 2018 Philly Beer Week, June 1-10

Get your laugh on this beer week at this comedy showcase. Tickets are $10 and include a stellar lineup of six comics and one pint of a flagship Saint Benjamin beer. Grab your tickets here. (1710 North 5th St.)

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...tasting glass. General admission tickets are $46 and come with unlimited pours and a glass.  (29 E Allen St....

...and Russian River. Check out their Facebook event page for each day’s draft list. (1500 Locust St....

Legendary Center City bar Monk’s is hosting another legend at beer week this year. Meet owner and brewer John Kimmich of The Alchemist, known for his beer, Heady Topper, the unofficial creator of the New England IPA. Cash only, plan on getting there early. (264 S 16th St.)

...City will be on hand serving up cans and drafts. May the best brew win! (1148 S 11th St....

...hand to provide the brews and proceeds from the fun will benefit dog rescue charities. (3467 Richmond St....

Homebrew pros will face off at Jose Pistola's for a chance to brew at Dogfish Head Brewery. Tickets are $25 and get you unlimited homebrew samples and a chance to vote for the best beer. Purchase them online here. (263 S 15th St.)

Visit Old City for their weekly burlesque and cabaret show featuring lots of suds and specials. Doors at 9 PM, show starts at 10 PM. (10 S Front St.)

...most brews gets a steady spot on the lines at both of Lucky’s locations. (848 S 2nd St. & 4421 Main St...

...steady spot on the lines at both of Lucky’s locations. (848 S 2nd St. & 4421 Main St....

...consumers grab the snazziest cans. Tickets are $15 and include discounted beers from panelist breweries. (1320 Chestnut St....

Strangelove’s is hosting a beertastic evening of quizzo with the help of Allagash and Bell’s. Starting at 5 PM meet some awesome brew reps before quizzo kicks off at 6 PM with beer prizes, a tap takeover and more. (216 S 11th St.)

...hand with giveaways—only if you are able to beat them at a board game. (6235 Frankford Ave....

...kayak, which will depart from the Community Boathouse. Tickets include one beer—buy them here. (5400 Lindbergh Ave....

A Philly-style luau awaits in the Northeast with tropical beers from Rivertowne Brewing. The party will feature a limbo contest, pineapple bowling, pass the coconut, leis, giveaways, and perhaps a slushy machine. (7980 Oxford Ave.)

Build a derby car and partake in a race across the first floor of this Center City bar. Sly Fox and Troegs will be on hand to provide the cans and registration is at 5 PM and the races begin at 7 PM. Read the event listing for derby car rules. (224 S 15th St.)

Dominion Oak Barrel. Enjoy them in a flight, solo or paired with the spirit that they were aged in. (509 S 2nd St.)

This festival is a homage to beer and the jam band music. Splintered Sunlight, the area’s top Grateful Dead cover band, will headline the festival and brews from Sierra Nevada, Terrapin, Fat Heads and Starr Hill will be showcased. (3925 Walnut St.)

...breweries like Russian River. We’ll update the article when the draft list is released. (4333 Spruce St....

    Drink Philly's Guide to 2018 Philly Beer Week, June 1-10
    Philly Beer Week is back and bigger than ever for its 11th year from Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 10. Quite possibly the best week of the year for beer drinkers, PBW takes over the city with pairings, classes, games, dinners, festivals and all things beer.
    https://philly.thedrinknation.com

3 days ago

What will $1,500 rent you in Philadelphia?

Next, check out this 1,540-square-foot studio that's located at 1730 N. Fifth St. It's also listed for $1,500/month.

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There's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom townhouse located at 1715 Webster St. It's listed for $1,500/month for its 752-square-feet of space.

Here's a 549-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom studio at 1604 Spruce St. that's going for $1,500/month.

Located at 1010 Race St., here's a 785-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment that's listed for $1,500/month.

    What will $1,500 rent you in Philadelphia?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Philadelphia? We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to finding an apartment in Philadelphia if you've got $1,500/month earmarked for your rent.
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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200AMP SERVICE AND REWIRE LIGHTS, SWITCHES, OUTLETS AND SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER NEC 2008

    1735 N 3RD ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

May 14

“Entry-Level” Condos Planned for South Kensington Site

On May 9th, the developer filed zoning permit requests for “Avenue V,” a 146-unit mixed-use residential-commercial project Riverwards intends to build on a roughly L-shaped lot between Germantown Avenue and Fifth Street along Cecil B. Moore.

    "Entry-Level" Condos Planned for South Kensington Site
    The lower-priced units are part of a 146-unit companion project to one the Riverwards Group already has underway next door. The Riverwards Group, already at work on N5 Square, a mixed-use mid-range residential development at the intersection of 5th Street and Cecil B.
    https://www.phillymag.com

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    416 W BERKS ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

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Philly Free Streets offers opportunity to explore traffic-free North Broad

In October, the event ran from Center City up to the Fairhill neighborhood, mostly along Germantown Avenue and Fifth Street. Before that, in 2016, the city hosted the event along South Street.

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“You know, that’s my community too — I grew up at Broad and Erie,” said Thomas. “First thing I did was go out and ask the community, ‘What you want?’ ”

    Philly Free Streets offers opportunity to explore traffic-free North Broad
    During last year's Philly Free Streets event, Mayor Jim Kenney said, there wasn't much elbow room on Fifth Street's narrow corridor. This year, he thought a bit more broadly. The next Philly Free Streets program will take place along North Broad Street on Saturday, Aug. 11, from 8 a.m.
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  • ZONING ADMIN REVIEW

    AN ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW APPROVAL OF AP#807359, CAL#31536 TO CHANGE THE LOCATION OF THE ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE AND BAY WINDOWS, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN (NEW CONSTRUCTION OF AN ATTACHED BUILDING) - USE AS A TWO-FAMILY (2 UNITS) HOUSEHOLD LIVING AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED.

    520 W BERKS ST Issued April 26, 2018 Comment

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Apr 26

Celebrating Israel at 70

...facing Israel as it celebrates its 70th anniversary. For more information, call 610-649-7800. 410 Montgomery Ave., Wynnewood...

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...For more information, contact Victoria Faykin at 215-698-7300, ext. 175, or [email protected] 10100 Jamison Ave., Philadelphia...

    Celebrating Israel at 70 - Jewish Exponent
    In case you couldn't tell from all of the celebratory ads and stories in this week's issue - and many before this one - Israel is celebrating a special birthday. It's not every day you turn 70 years old, and the Greater Philadelphia community has been celebrating for a few weeks now with events and ...
    http://jewishexponent.com

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Apr 25

Shania Twain apologized for her Trump comments. That don't impress me much. | Michael Smerconish

Notwithstanding that the Canadian wasn’t even eligible to vote in the 2016 American election, Twain was the recipient of immediate Internet blowback and quickly sought to do damage control with four successive tweets.

    Shania Twain apologized for her Trump comments. That don't impress me much. | Michael Smerconish
    That Shania Twain would think she needed to apologize for a vote she never cast for Donald Trump is a sad commentary on today's political incivility. That's my takeaway from the recent controversy that began with a throwaway line from a recent interview the country superstar did with the Guardia .
    http://www.philly.com

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    REMOVE & INSTALL SBS MODIFIED ROOFING SYSTEM.

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    ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON ) USE AS MULTI FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (THREE (3) UNITS) WITH ROOF DECK ABOVE THIRD FLOOR LEVEL ACCESSED BY PILOT HOUSE. (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLANS) SEE APPLICATION 843224 FOR PLANS.

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    ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON ) USE AS MULTI FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (THREE (3) UNITS) WITH ROOF DECK ABOVE THIRD FLOOR LEVEL ACCESSED BY PILOT HOUSE. (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLANS) SEE APPLICATION 843224 FOR PLANS.

    413 W BERKS ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1'WS, HD, CT, FAI, AD PA20181100009 SELF CERTIFICATION NO LONGER ACCEPTED ALL TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FT MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION. FIXTURES, 3-WC,3-LAV,1-BT,2-SH,1-KS,1-WM,1-GD, STACK, HWH THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2040 N 3RD ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment

Apr 22

  • Essentials for Field Day!

    Mrs. Carman is asking for $312.16:
    My students need beach towels and sunblock to have a successful field day!
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High holiday: 4/20 traces roots to these high school stoners

They keep those records in a rented safe deposit box in a San Francisco bank where they also store other documentation, including postmarked letters they exchanged in the mid-1970s discussing 420. The San Francisco bank’s address, as it happens, is 420 Montgomery Street.

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150 N 6th Street

    High holiday: 4/20 traces roots to these high school stoners
    Friday is April 20, or 4/20. That's the numerical code for marijuana's high holiday, a celebration and homage to pot's enduring and universal slang for smoking. Festivities are planned worldwide, culminating with a synchronized smoke at 4:20 p.m. local time.
    https://whyy.org

Apr 19

  • 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:FENCE ENTIRE PROPERTY 6' CHAIN LINK. PHA OWNED PROPERTY.

    2123 N 4TH ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

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