4 hours ago

Suraya

161 W. Girard Ave.

    Suraya
    Nick Kennedy was already a rising star at Root, his restaurant with Greg Root, a Stephen Starr vet. But this venture had local foodies salivating for opening day. And for good reason. Inside, find authentic Lebanese fare, from a riot of colorful hot and cold mezze to smokey grilled meats.
    https://www.wheretraveler.com

5 hours ago

Cadence

161 W. Girard Ave.

    Cadence
    At this modern, yet homey BYOB in hip South Kensington, three head chefs challenge the notion of having too many cooks in the kitchen. Under the talents of Samantha Kincaid, Jon Nodler and Michael Fry, dishes are not only cohesive but delicious. It's quickly becoming the go-to spot for unfussy,
    https://www.wheretraveler.com

13 hours ago

Police: Man Hospitalized Following Shooting Outside Fishtown McDonald’s

The shooting happened just after midnight at the drive-thru at West Girard Avenue and Leopard street.

    Police: Man Hospitalized Following Shooting Outside Fishtown McDonald's
    Investigators hope surveillance cameras can help them solve the case.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

22 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL 5" SEWER LATERAL, REMOVE TRAP AND FRESH AIR INLET... PA ONE CALL #2018-1292470

    208 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    FOR MECHANICAL ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING SPACES TO INCLUDE THE INSTALLATION OF FOUR (4) SPLIT SYSTEMS WITH ASSOCIATED DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/DIFFUERS, AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

    1424-32 FRANKFORD AVE Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

45 hours ago

46 hours ago

  • USE PERMIT

    APPLICATION IS FOR AN ARTIST STUDIO AND ARTISAN INDUSTRIAL IN THE REAR OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING IN THE FRONT; AND FOR ONE (1) OFF STREET OPEN-AIR PARKING SPACE ACCESSARY TO THE SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING

    1524-26 MASCHER ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    PROPOSED 3-STORY SINGLE FAMILY STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, PILOT HOUSE & ROOF DECK, SIZE AND LOCATION PER PLANS, MAX HEIGHT FROM AVG. GRADE TO T.O. ROOF NOT TO EXCEED 38'-0", MAX HEIGHT FROM T.O. ROOF TO T.O. PILOT HOUSE NOT TO EXCEED 10'-0"(SEE AP# 861189 FOR PLANS).

    1246-48 MASCHER ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    151 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF A 3 STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING WITH CELLAR AND PILOT HOUSE TO ROOF DECK, 10'-0" FOR PILOT HOUSE, MAX BUILDING HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 38'-0".(SEE AP# 861189 FOR PLANS)

    1246-48 MASCHER ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF A 3 STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING WITH CELLAR AND PILOT HOUSE TO ROOF DECK, 10'-0" FOR PILOT HOUSE, MAX BUILDING HEIGHT NOT TO EXCEED 38'-0".(SEE AP# 861189 FOR PLANS)

    1244 MASCHER ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
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2 days ago

Nationally Acclaimed Graffiti Crew, The CDC​, to Host Two-Day, Pop-Up Exhibition in Fishtown This Weekend

WHERE: 1537 N. Front Street (Front and Oxford streets)

WHERE: 1537 N. Front Street (Front and Oxford streets)

    Nationally Acclaimed Graffiti Crew, The CDC​, to Host Two-Day, Pop-Up Exhibition in Fishtown This Weekend
    An INCREDIBLE two-day, pop-up exhibition honoring legendary graffiti crew, The CDC, is coming to Fishtown this weekend... Y'all will not want to miss this! Hosted by High Art Productions​, a Philly-based arts organization who specialize in pop-up art events and installations, the exhibition marks the official book release of ​Create Destroy Conquer, ​a 12 year...
    http://streetsdept.com

3 days ago

The Most Philly Thing Ever: A Cheesesteak on Federal Donuts’ Doughnuts

...both the original location, 6030 Torresdale Avenue, and at the newer Joe’s in Fishtown (1 W. Girard Avenue). Groh took the shop over in 1999 after almost 20 years working there, changing the...

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...Federal Donuts-cheesesteak hybrid. His celebratory concoctions will be available at both the original location, 6030 Torresdale Avenue, and at the newer Joe’s in Fishtown (1 W. Girard Avenue). Groh took the...

    The Most Philly Thing Ever: A Cheesesteak on Federal Donuts' Doughnuts
    Joe's Steaks and Soda Shop, the restaurant in Northeast Philly formerly known as Chink's, has been slinging some of Philly's best cheesesteaks since 1949. To mark its upcoming 70th anniversary, owner Joe Groh is mashing together iconic Philly foods in sandwich and milkshake form, including a Federal Donuts-cheesesteak hybrid.
    https://philly.eater.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    PARKING GARAGE REPAIRS AS PER PLAN.

    180 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE HOUSE TRAP FAI AND IF NECESSARY THE HOUSE DRAIN PA 1 CALL 2018.1330153

    1127 N HANCOCK ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND THE BUILDING PERMIT (A/P #838517) TO DOCUMENT THE CHANGE OF ENGINEER OF RECORD FROM ERIC POULSON, P.E., TO FIDELIS ENGINEERING. * AUTHORIZING LETTER FROM ERIC POULSON (P&A) TO USE THE GEOTECHNICAL REPORT BY P&A DATED JULY 24, 2017 FOR THE PURPOSE OF THE FOUNDATIONS DESIGN FOR THE NEW STRUCTURE AT 1309 CREASE STREET.*

    1309 CREASE ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

4 days ago

Neighborhood Food Drive

Drop-off points include the NLNA office (700 N 3rd St), PlayArts (1241 N Front St),

UPS (3rd & Girard), and Spot’s Spot (123 W Girard).

UPS (3rd & Girard), and Spot’s Spot (123 W Girard).

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Drop-off points include the NLNA office (700 N 3rd St), PlayArts (1241 N Front St),

    Neighborhood Food Drive
    Although this idea started with "Instant Winner" free food coupons from Acme, donations from all sources are welcome. Drop-off points include the NLNA office ( 700 N 3rd St), PlayArts ( 1241 N Front St), UPS (3rd & Girard), and Spot's Spot ( 123 W Girard).
    http://www.nlna.org

5 days ago

JawshBeavz posted 5 photos to Flickr:

6 days ago

One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp...

One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest are due by TOMORROW, May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice. More details at: http://nolibsrec.org/wp/summer-camp/t-shirt-design-contest/ Email your design to nolibscamp@gmail.com

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest are due by TOMORROW, May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice. More details at:...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

May 13

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    1HVAC UNIT

    1411 N HOWARD ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ROUGHIN 1-FULL BATHROOM AND 2-POWDER ROOMS AND 1-KITCHEN SINK, 1-GARAGE DISPOSAL & 2-HOT WATER HEATERS & STACK THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    203 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    NEW 3 STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING UNIT WITH ROOF DECK.

    1256-58 N HOWARD ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      100 Block W. Girard Ave. May 3, 2018 @ 4:24 p.m. Comment

May 12

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    ALL NEW ELECTRIC INSTALLATION THROUGHOUT OUTLETS SWITCHES SMOKE ALARM APPLIANCE HOOK UP ETC AS PER 2008 INSTALLATION PECO VAULT ROOM NE FIRE ALARM INSTALLATION

    1405-21 FRANKFORD AVE Issued May 10, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS-APPLY STUCCO TO FRONT AND SIDE EXTERIOR WALLS FOR THE APPLICATIONS OF EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    115 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 10, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 400AMP SERVICE TO BUILDING AND 200AMP WILL SERVICE TO LISTED FOR SPACE.INSTALL 45 RECEPTACLES,13 LIGHTS AND 9 EMERGENCY LIGHTS PER 2008 NEC (HEALTH CARE)**SEPERATE PERMITS ARE REQUIRED FOR FIRE ALARM & CCTV**

    1424-32 FRANKFORD AVE Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 11

Philly, curated: What to do with the next two weeks of your life

Kung Fu Necktie, 1250 North Front St.

This article has 7 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Blvd.

Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St.

Festival Pier, Columbus Blvd & Spring Garden St.

World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.

F. Otto Haas Stage at Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd St.

Merriam Theatre, 250 S. Broad St.

Broad & Tasker vibes #BillyPennGram

    Philly, curated: What to do with the next two weeks of your life
    Across the next two weeks, look out for anonymous candy-coated DJs (Marshmello), under-the-radar Philly bands who won't stay undercover forever (Low Cut Connie, Hop Along), and the now-famous comedian who helped bring down Bill Cosby (Hannibal Burress).
    https://billypenn.com

May 11

Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on ...

Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to sustainable independence. #FosterCareAwarenessMonth Throughout the month of May, visit our partner organizations on the dates below as we work together to fundraise for our programming needs in order to provide support to #formerfosteryouth along the journey to a sustainable, independent lifestyle. 2018 Calendar of Events: - SpOt Burger (5/1-5/15): Proceeds from Smoked Brisket Sandwich - Cycle Brewerytown (Saturday 5/12): 11:30AM class, $20 donation - Lather (Tuesday 5/15): Portion of all services will be donated to M&E - Pizza Dad’s (5/17-5/20): Proceeds from Featured Pie & Slices - Steelworks Strength Systems (Sunday 5/20): 10AM class, $10 donation - Novak’s (Month of May): Proceeds from Featured Dessert - 2637 Brew (Month of June): Proceeds from Featured Cocktail To learn more about The Monkey and The Elephant, and to donate to our mission today, visit https://www.themonkeyandtheelephant.org/donate/ #philadelphia #mandecafe #themonkeyandtheelephant #ourcoffeeispowerful #coffeewithacause #foster #formerfosteryouth #fostercareawareness #fostercare #brewerytownisbooming #fundraising #fundraiser

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 11

Tomorrow, Saturday 5/12 at 11:30am, get your ...

Tomorrow, Saturday 5/12 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to sustainable independence. #FosterCareAwarenessMonth Throughout the month of May, visit our partner organizations on the dates below as we work together to fundraise for our programming needs in order to provide support to #formerfosteryouth along the journey to a sustainable, independent lifestyle. 2018 Calendar of Events: - SpOt Burger (5/1-5/15): Proceeds from Smoked Brisket Sandwich - Cycle Brewerytown (Saturday 5/12): 11:30AM class, $20 donation - Lather (Tuesday 5/15): Portion of all services will be donated to M&E - Pizza Dad’s (5/17-5/20): Proceeds from Featured Pie & Slices - Steelworks Strength Systems (Sunday 5/20): 10AM class, $10 donation - Novak’s (Month of May): Proceeds from Featured Dessert - 2637 Brew (Month of June): Proceeds from Featured Cocktail To learn more about The Monkey and The Elephant, and to donate to our mission today, visit https://www.themonkeyandtheelephant.org/donate/ #philadelphia #mandecafe #themonkeyandtheelephant #ourcoffeeispowerful #coffeewithacause #foster #formerfosteryouth #fostercareawareness #fostercare #brewerytownisbooming #fundraising #fundraiser

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 11

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13 THOUGHOUT DETACHED BUILDING (SPENCER INDUSTRIES BLDG) TO INCLUDE NEW BACKFLOW PREVENTION ASSEMBLY, TWO (2) STANDPIPE RISERS IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 14, AND 2-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

    1508-22 MASCHER ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    UNDERPINNING AT BASEMENT LEVEL ALL THE WAY AROUND AS PER PLANS.

    209 MERCER ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment

May 10

NLNA Board of Directors Meeting Minutes – April 2, 2018

Islamic Society space at 4th & Jefferson.

Motion: By Barb Mulckhuyse, seconded by Don Phillips. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 1102 N. 2ndStreet, i.e.: ‘Thank you for your presentation. We appreciate the changes that were made.’”  Passed: 9-0-0

...by Monika Kreidie. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 302 Poplar Street (including 3rd Street through to Orianna Street), i.e.: ‘We will not support single-family...

...There are 37 parking stalls (only 20 required). Commercial space is on the corners of 2nd and Girard and 2nd and Germantown.  Exterior is red brick. There are no pilot houses. Discussion: Concessions...

...stalls (only 20 required). Commercial space is on the corners of 2nd and Girard and 2nd and Germantown.  Exterior is red brick. There are no pilot houses. Discussion: Concessions were made...

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...by Janet Finegar. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 447 Poplar Street, i.e.: ‘Thank you for your presentation. We cannot support 5 units at this location...

...by Monika Kreidie.“To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 863 N. 5th Street, i.e.: ‘We support this project as presented for use only as open space with...

Motion: By Barb Mulckhuyse, seconded by Monika Kreidie. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 501 Brown Street, i.e.: ‘We support this project as presented with the proviso that the parapet wall on Brown Street is moved back 5 feet.’”  Passed: 9-0-0

...by Joe Mikuliak. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 705 N. 3rd Street, i.e.: ‘We support this project as presented with the following provisos: 1) This will...

    NLNA Board of Directors Meeting Minutes - April 2, 2018
    PRESENT: Matt Ruben, President; Barbara Mulckhuyse, Vice-President; Steve Richman, Treasurer; Janet Finegar, Secretary; Monika Kreidie; Jeremy Lindemann; Joe Mikuliak; Don Phillips; Chris Somers; Ira Upin. ABSENT: Michael Coyne; Donald Hoegg; Ben Mann; Barbara Saverino; Anne Waginger. ALSO PRESENT: Claire Adler The meeting was called to order by the President at 7:05 p.m.
    http://www.nlna.org

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