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Member Perspective: Uva Coles

2600 N. 5th St • Philadelphia, PA 19133

    The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia | News
    Guest Commentator: Uva Coles, Vice President, Institutional Advancement & Strategic Partnerships, Peirce College @PeirceCollege How can employers leverage their resources for community involvement in distressed neighborhoods? How does this improve Philadelphia's economic and civic life? The conversation is changing.
    http://news.chamberphl.com

Feb 10

'Voices in Power' open mic poetry fest

Where: Taller Puertorriqueno at 2600 N. 5th St., 19133

    'Voices in Power' open mic poetry fest
    A theme of "black and gold" will run throughout this spoken word performance. Twenty-five artists will perform, and there will also be food and drink and mingling. Ticket proceeds benefit Viva Puerto Rico's ongoing hurricane relief efforts. Where: Taller Puertorriqueno at 2600 N. 5th St., 19133 When: February 11, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
    https://billypenn.com

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Now in its 22nd year, the Schomburg Symposium is an annual Taller Puertorriqueñoconference dedicated to Afro-Latino history and culture. This year’s symposium theme: Does Violence Have Color? February 24. 2600 N. 5th Street, (215) 426-3311, tallerpr.org

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...books—to examine perspectives on Black identity from 1912 to 2016. February 2 – April 29. 701 Arch Street, (215) 574-0380, aampmuseum.org

...of Black art to transform individuals, create and build community and foster cultural understanding.” February. 628 S. 16th Street, (215) 232-4485, artsanctuary.org

...look at the Emancipation Proclamation and self-guided tours highlighting African-American history. February 2018. 525 Arch Street, (215) 409-6600, constitutioncenter.org

...tomb materials from 5,000 years of Egyptian culture in the Egyptian Galleries. February 24. 3260 South Street, (215) 898-4000, penn.museum

...celebrate the life and many achievements of the brave 19th-century Philadelphian. Through March 31. 15 S. 7th Street, (215) 685-4830, philadelphiahistory.org

...an effort to clear the air and move the nation forward. January 27-February 24. 4954 Old York Road, rushphilanthropic.org

Visitors can enjoy free, live, no reservations-required world music as presented by Temple University students during Drumming Traditions of Brazil, West Africa, and India. February 6. Temple Performing Arts Center, 1837 N. Broad Street, (215) 204-9860, templeperformingartscenter.org

...Narratives—brings their experiences to life onstage. Venice Island Performing Arts & Recreation Center. February 9. 7 Lock Street, (215) 685-3583, veniceisland.org

...contemporary jazz, Soul and R&B. February 11. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Branch, 1901 Vine Street, (215) 686-5322, freelibrary.org

The Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library Children’s Department will offer family-friendly events covering African-American heritage. 125 S. 52nd Street, (215) 685-7422, freelibrary.org

...freedom was in name only. February 6. Free Library of Philadelphia,Philadelphia City Institute Branch, 1905 Locust Street, (215) 685-6621, freelibrary.org

...importance of the Black Arts Movement and the funding crisis of Black theaters. February 18. 419 S. 6th Street, theatrephiladelphia.org

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    Exhibitions, Performances and Special Program Highlight Philly's Month of Activities Founded in 1976, The African American Museum in Philadelphia (above) is the first institution built by a major U.S. city to preserve, interpret and exhibit the heritage and culture of African-Americans. Credit: Photo by J.
    http://brewermultimedia.com

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  • 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: 2 STUCCO C/W 2560 & 2564 N 7TH ST.

    2562 N 7TH ST Issued February 2, 2018 Comment

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  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF ONE (1) NON-ILLUMINATED FLAT WALL (CHANNEL LETTERS) SIGN; (1) 18'H X 15'-7 1/2"W = 23.4 SF, SIGNS ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN BETWEEN K-12TH GRADE TO INCLUDE ART EDUCATION (DANCING AND PERFORMANCE/VISUAL ARTS TO INCLUDE ACC. LIVE ENTERTAINMENT NOT AS DEFINED IN 14-1605) WITH ACCESSORY OFFICES AND PREP/SERVE OF FOOD WITHIN THE FIRST AND SECOND FLOORS OF AN EXISTING TWO STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN.

    2557-59 N 5TH ST Issued January 26, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL UNDER FLOOR PLUMBING TO LAUNDRY SUPPLY, WATER CLOSET, LAVY SINK & TUB - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2646 N 9TH ST Issued February 1, 2018 Comment

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Dead mouse, live roaches and sewer water closed Philly eateries

624 W. Cumberland St.

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6748 Essington Ave.

    Dead mouse, live roaches and sewer water closed Philly eateries - Philly
    A dead mouse in a trap, toilets that won't flush, problems with hot water, and expired baby formula highlight the violations in the latest Clean Plates report. Between Jan. 16 and Jan. 31, Philadelphia Department of Public Health inspectors temporarily closed 24 restaurants, markets, and stores.
    http://www.philly.com

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