6 hours ago

AROUND TOWN: Manayunk's own Lucky's Last Chan...

AROUND TOWN: Manayunk's own Lucky's Last Chance - Manayunk made it on 6abc's list of Philadelphia's Top 5 Burgers! How could they not be on the list with burgers like the Mak Attack, PB & Bacon, Buffalo Wing Burger and more!

    Craving burgers? Here are Philadelphia's top 5 options
    Looking to sample the best burgers around town? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top burger spots in Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're on the hunt for the perfect patty.
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7 hours ago

Volunteer Spotlight: Morgan Sims

How do you volunteer with FOW?

    Volunteer Spotlight: Morgan Sims - Friends of Wissahickon
    How do you volunteer with FOW? Woodshop, or "The Hive," as some of the guys affectionately call it. We make trail signs, bird, and bat houses, benches, picnic tables, fence railings, and whatever else the park needs. What do you love about Wissahickon Valley Park?
    https://www.fow.org

11 hours ago

6PM TABATA tonight will run as Combat with Ni...

6PM TABATA tonight will run as Combat with Nicole from 6-6:30pm!

    https://www.facebook.com

29 hours ago

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
    Please join me in supporting Walk Against Hate. It is a great way to make a difference.
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32 hours ago

AROUND TOWN:💕 Kick off the summer with a swee...

AROUND TOWN:💕 Kick off the summer with a sweet, hands-on workshop making pom pom earrings, as brought to you by Junebug Flowers and Design & LILA Fashion International. Led by local textile designer, Brittany Kuhl, this workshop will teach you how to pom pom your way to earring bliss. Workshop includes all supplies, as well as peonies and mimosas to brighten up your Saturday. The cost of the workshop is $50. For details and to register visit the event link below! https://www.facebook.com/events/1543193445790407/ **Note: We want to give all attendees our full attention so we are limiting this workshop to 12 participants!

    Manayunk.com
    AROUND TOWN:💕 Kick off the summer with a sweet, hands-on workshop making pom pom earrings, as brought to you by Junebug Flowers and Design & LILA Fashion International. Led by local textile designer,...
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38 hours ago

Do you have plans for your Children this summ...

Do you have plans for your Children this summer? Check out our list of local summer camps and programs today!

    Sports & Summer Camps | Roxborough, Philadelphia
    https://roxboroughpa.com

41 hours ago

We are in the final 10 days of our 2018 Annua...

We are in the final 10 days of our 2018 Annual Campaign. Please consider making a pledge and give a child or family in our community the gift is summer. Click the link below to donate today! https://operations.daxko.com/features/onlinegiving/donationdetails.aspx?cid=3109&campaign=16768&campaigner=6120854

    Roxborough YMCA
    We are in the final 10 days of our 2018 Annual Campaign. Please consider making a pledge and give a child or family in our community the gift is summer. Click the link below to donate today!...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

2 days ago

Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association -...

    New development controls proposed for a hidden gem of the Northwest
    New limits on development are in the works for a leafy Northwest Philadelphia neighborhood best known for its proximity to the sprawling park with which it shares a name.
    http://planphilly.com

2 days ago

Manayunk.com shared Classic Towns of Greater ...

AROUND TOWN: Today is your last chance to vote for Manayunk in Classic Towns of Greater Philadelphia's People's Choice Contest!

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

2 days ago

MANAYUNK MORNINGS: We're back bringing that s...

MANAYUNK MORNINGS: We're back bringing that sunshine to your Monday morning! First up, we sat down with Chef Val from SOMO Manayunk to talk about how he keeps the menu fun and fresh. Then, we took a tour of Manayunk's newest restaurant, La Roca Manayunk, before Leo got a lesson in bouquets from Lana at Junebug Flowers and Design. Special shout out to Bourbon Blue and Lucky's Last Chance - Manayunk for sponsoring this episode, to The Isle for being a gracious host, and TERRYLEAHYFILMS for making it all happen!

    Manayunk.com
    MANAYUNK MORNINGS: We're back bringing that sunshine to your Monday morning! First up, we sat down with Chef Val from SOMO Manayunk to talk about how he keeps the menu fun and fresh. Then, we took a...
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2 days ago

On Friday, May 25th the Gorgas Park Farmers M...

On Friday, May 25th the Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's Farm and J's Gouramaze!

    Roxborough PA
    On Friday, May 25th the Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's Farm and J's...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

On Friday, May 25th the Friends of Gorgas Par...

On Friday, May 25th the Friends of Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's Farm and J's GourAmaze Fine Foods and Baked Goods!

    Roxborough PA
    On Friday, May 25th the Friends of Gorgas Park Farmers Market will open for the season! Stop pass Gorgas Park from 3-7 PM and check out the fresh selection of produce and baked goods from McCann's...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Are you looking for more information on Summe...

Are you looking for more information on Summer camp? Great news, we have a camp info session tonight beginning at 6:30pm in the lobby area! Stop by and have all your questions answered!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Are you looking for more information on Summer camp? Great news, we have a camp info session tonight beginning at 6:30pm in the lobby area! Stop by and have all your questions answered!
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
    Please join me in supporting Walk Against Hate. It is a great way to make a difference.
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3 days ago

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

4 days ago

AROUND TOWN: Sweetest beer event ever? Lucky'...

AROUND TOWN: Sweetest beer event ever? Lucky's Last Chance - Manayunk will proudly be serving flights of Terrapin Beer Co. beers paired with cupcakes, and a dessert, made specially for this event from The Sweet Life Bakeshop on South Street. Your ticket will include a flight four of Terrapin Beer Co selections, each paired with a mini cupcake or dessert, from Sweet Life Bakeshop, specially prepared just for this event, in a 45 minute seating. Purchase your tickets here: https://bit.ly/2rVo3En

    Manayunk.com
    AROUND TOWN: Sweetest beer event ever? Lucky's Last Chance - Manayunk will proudly be serving flights of Terrapin Beer Co. beers paired with cupcakes, and a dessert, made specially for this event...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

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    ERECTION OF ONE (1) STORY REAR ADDITION TO AN EXISTING STRUCTURE. ADDITION WILL EXTEND THE TAKE OUT RESTAURANT ON THE 1ST FLOOR OF THE STRUCTURE (NO CHANGE TO RESIDENTIAL USE ABOVE). A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 3 FEET?OF BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED.

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    INSTALL 15 X 14 DECK IN REAR YARD. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR DECKS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES.

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    INSTALL 15 X 14 DECK IN REAR YARD. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR DECKS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES.

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5 days ago

9 a.m. yoga tomorrow morning is cancelled. Sw...

9 a.m. yoga tomorrow morning is cancelled. Switch it up and try out Body Combat at 9:35 a.m. in Studio A We apologize for the inconvenience.

    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

With Round One of the first Classic Towns of ...

With Round One of the first Classic Towns of Greater Philadelphia People’s Choice Contest concluded, we are excited to kick-off Round Two! Show your love for Roxborough by casting your vote for the Best of the Classic Towns today.

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

5 days ago

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
    Please join me in supporting Walk Against Hate. It is a great way to make a difference.
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5 days ago

WEEKEND ROUND-UP: The weather might not be th...

WEEKEND ROUND-UP: The weather might not be the best this weekend, but there are plenty of indoor events and activities happening in Manayunk this weekend! - This Saturday, get your groove on with Merge Dance Studio and take their Swing Dance Workshop! - SMOKE - Manayunk Cigar Lounge is hosting a Protocol Cigar Event May 19th with the owners of Cubariqueno Cigar Co. featuring great deals on Protocol cigars and more! - Looking for live music, Mt. Joy - Live at Main Street Music is this Saturday evening and it's FREE for all ages! - What better way to enjoy a gloomy Sunday than with a book! Stop by The Spiral Bookcase for their Brunch with a Book event! - This Sunday, North Light Community Center is hosting an Open House & Play Day; take a tour, meet the staff, and enjoy plenty of activities for kids! - Enjoy the last day of the weekend with Paint Nite at Bourbon Blue!

    Manayunk.com
    WEEKEND ROUND-UP: The weather might not be the best this weekend, but there are plenty of indoor events and activities happening in Manayunk this weekend! - This Saturday, get your groove on with...
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5 days ago

Yoga for Relaxation on Monday mornings at 9am...

Yoga for Relaxation on Monday mornings at 9am is removed from the schedule until further notice. In the meantime, stay strong with Body Pump at 9am in Studio A!

    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

5 days ago

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6 days ago

It's time to take the plunge - camp is fillin...

It's time to take the plunge - camp is filling up fast! If you have not registered yet, what are you waiting for? #camp #summercamp #daycamp

    Roxborough YMCA
    It's time to take the plunge - camp is filling up fast! If you have not registered yet, what are you waiting for? #camp #summercamp #daycamp
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

AROUND TOWN: This Saturday is Manayunk Studio...

AROUND TOWN: This Saturday is Manayunk Studio Open Day! at JTOWN HOT YOGA! They will have free mini classes begging at 1:30PM and a free full 90 minute 26/2 class at 4PM. Bring your friends, family and anyone curious about yoga! See the event below for the full schedule!

    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Combine your favorite things, nature and exer...

Combine your favorite things, nature and exercise! Head out to Camp Speers on May 19th for a 5K around camp! This is a great way to experience Camp Speers before summer! Follow the link for more information http://bit.ly/2Hi65m4

    Taking Our Shot at Inspiring Hope
    As we begin 2018, we look forward to a new year of raising funds to rename Type 1 Diabetes to Type None.
    https://www.racemenu.com

6 days ago

10:10am Pilates today will run as Core and St...

10:10am Pilates today will run as Core and Strength with Mike!

    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Roxborough YMCA added 2 new photos.

It may be rainy and dreary, but our new flowers are bright and cheery!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Roxborough YMCA added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd...

Join us for the Walk Against Hate on June 3rd! Follow the link and click register - select the branch closest to us and help us take a step in the right direction! https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/EventHome.aspx?eventid=230932&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct%2fnone

    I just supported Walk Against Hate
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May 16

Garlic Mustard – An Edible, Delicious Invasive

By Trish Fries, Environmental Education Program Specialist

    Garlic Mustard - An Edible, Delicious Invasive - Friends of Wissahickon
    By Trish Fries, Environmental Education Program Specialist Garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata) is a common invasive plant seen all over the forest floor in the Wissahickon and throughout the eastern United States. A native of Europe and Asia, it was introduced into this country for use medicinally and as an edible herb.
    https://www.fow.org

May 16

Take a look at our Roxborough High School vol...

Take a look at our Roxborough High School volunteers and their peers doing awesome things!

    Academy Pathways prepare students for college, career at Roxborough High
    Academy Pathways, cutting-edge technology, student leadership, innovative teachers and supportive staff are all elements at the heart of the curriculum at The Academies at Roxborough High School. Located at 6498 Ridge Ave., The Academies at Roxborough High school is the first high school in Philadelphia to implement the all-academy high school model.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

May 16

Join the Philadelphia Folksong Society on Sun...

Join the Philadelphia Folksong Society on Sunday, May 20th from 11 am - 3 pm For their Family and Community Open House! This free family fun event is an opportunity to learn more about the Philadelphia Folksong Society while enjoying live music, actives and more.

    Roxborough PA
    Join the Philadelphia Folksong Society on Sunday, May 20th from 11 am - 3 pm For their Family and Community Open House! This free family fun event is an opportunity to learn more about the...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Zumba Gold today at 11:05am will run as Trim ...

Zumba Gold today at 11:05am will run as Trim and Sculpt with Mike!

    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s W...

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s Wellness Retreat at Camp Speers May 18th-20th. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of wellness classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to let you recharge mind, body and spirit. Grab your friends and join us! More information here http://campspeersymca.org/womens-wellness-weekends/

    Women's Wellness Retreats " Camp Speers YMCA
    Staff from the greater Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA host the Women's Wellness retreats at Camp Speers in the Poconos. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to recharge mind, body and spirit. Enjoy yoga, canoeing, body flow classes, zumba, rock climbing and more.
    http://campspeersymca.org

May 15

Camp is a month away!! Have you registered ye...

Camp is a month away!! Have you registered yet?!

    Roxborough YMCA
    Camp is a month away!! Have you registered yet?!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

Wissahickon Interested Citizens Association -...

    Rep. Pam DeLissio
    FYI - On Wednesday, May 23rd from 6:30-7:30pm, the Philadelphia City Planning Commission is holding a public meeting where they will present draft plans for the Wissahickon Gateway Improvement Plan....
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May 14

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Town...

Help the Roxborough YMCA win the Classic Towns People's Choice Contest! Follow the link and vote for us now! https://classictowns.typeform.com/to/AhFyhf

    Round Two Classic Towns People's Choice Contest
    The 2018 Classic Towns People's Choice Awards continues with Round Two of voting! Each town selected their winners and now the chosen picks will compete to be the best of the Classic Towns. Be sure to vote for your town from 5/8 to 5/22 and stay tuned for the winners!
    https://classictowns.typeform.com

May 14

With a commitment to adaptively reuse the for...

With a commitment to adaptively reuse the former Grace Lutheran Church, Ruggiero Plante Land Design shares plans for their new home on Ridge Avenue in Roxborough.

    Philadelphia Design Firm To Make Modern Home In 100-Year-Old Roxborough Church
    Philadelphia design firm to make modern home in 100-year-old Roxborough church. David Plante and Cesira Ruggiero, the principals of Ruggiero Plante Land Design, have worked for decades to improve properties around the region. Today, they are putting their expertise in engineering and design into the rehabilitation of a nearly 100-year-old church in Roxborough that will serve as their new headquarters.
    https://roxboroughpa.com

May 14

AROUND TOWN: JTOWN HOT YOGA is holding an ope...

AROUND TOWN: JTOWN HOT YOGA is holding an open day of FREE classes this Saturday begging at 1:30PM! There will also be delicious samples from Boostin' Bowls and major retail offers! See the schedule below for more details!

    Manayunk.com
    AROUND TOWN: JTOWN HOT YOGA is holding an open day of FREE classes this Saturday begging at 1:30PM! There will also be delicious samples from Boostin' Bowls and major retail offers! See the schedule...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s W...

Need a girls trip? We are hosting a Women’s Wellness Retreat at Camp Speers May 18th-20th. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of wellness classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to let you recharge mind, body and spirit. Grab your friends and join us! More information here http://campspeersymca.org/womens-wellness-weekends/

    Women's Wellness Retreats " Camp Speers YMCA
    Staff from the greater Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA host the Women's Wellness retreats at Camp Speers in the Poconos. The beautiful camp setting, relaxing atmosphere, and variety of classes and experiences make this retreat the perfect way to recharge mind, body and spirit. Enjoy yoga, canoeing, body flow classes, zumba, rock climbing and more.
    http://campspeersymca.org

May 14

MANAYUNK ARTS FESTIVAL: The 29th Annual Manay...

MANAYUNK ARTS FESTIVAL: The 29th Annual Manayunk Arts Festival is next month! If you are looking for volunteer opportunities please fill out the form below! The more volunteers who pitch in the better the event will be! Sign up to volunteer: https://bit.ly/2jYcvfY

    Manayunk.com
    MANAYUNK ARTS FESTIVAL: The 29th Annual Manayunk Arts Festival is next month! If you are looking for volunteer opportunities please fill out the form below! The more volunteers who pitch in the...
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May 14

Congratulations to organizers and participant...

Congratulations to organizers and participants of the 17th Annual Roxborough Mother's Day Walk/Run. Their efforts and coordination raise funds to support Lisa's Army and Friends In Pink.

    Roxborough's 17th Annual Mother's Day Walk Benefits Cancer Charities
    Alicia Nieves reports.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 14

Suspect Purnell Tyrik Arrested for Commercial Robbery in the 5th District

...4, 2017, at 1:28 am, an employee for a 7-Eleven Store located at 5632 Ridge Avenue, a 48 year-old-male was working as the clerk when an unknown black male...

...a red backpack. Both suspects then fled the store and were last seen towards the 400 block of Kingsley Street. No shots were fired and no injuries were reported during this incident...

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

...responded to a robbery in progress at a T-Mobile cell phone store located at 35 East Chelten Avenue. Store employees stated that two unknown clack males armed with handguns entered the store wearing...

...the area in an unknown direction. A short time later Officers in the area of Walnut Lane and Daniel Street observed an occupied Silver Hyundai Sonata. After initiating a vehicle investigation Purnell Tyrik was identified...

    Philly Police Blog | Suspect Purnell Tyrik Arrested for Commercial Robbery in the 5th District
    On May 6, 2017, at 10:25 am, the 14th District responded to a robbery in progress at a T-Mobile cell phone store located at 35 East Chelten Avenue.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 13

Combine your favorite things, nature and exer...

Combine your favorite things, nature and exercise! Head out to Camp Speers on May 19th for a 5K around camp! This is a great way to experience Camp Speers before summer! Follow the link for more information http://bit.ly/2Hi65m4

    Taking Our Shot at Inspiring Hope
    As we begin 2018, we look forward to a new year of raising funds to rename Type 1 Diabetes to Type None.
    https://www.racemenu.com

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