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46 hours ago

Homicide in Frankford July 12th

We had the 4th homicide of the year in Frankford on July 12th at 10:39 AM on the 4800 block of Hawthorne Street.

    Homicide in Frankford July 12th
    A woman has been arrested in the incident. See the video from 6ABC below. The 3 previous homicides were: May 7th on the 1500 block of Arrott; May 14th at Adams and Wingohocking; and June 18th on the 2200 block of Margaret. Shootings are an ongoing problem. More about that next week.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

2 days ago

Unfortunately today’s food truck has had to c...

Unfortunately today’s food truck has had to cancel, but there’s another one in two weeks! Hope to see you then!

    Frankford CDC
    Unfortunately today's food truck has had to cancel, but there's another one in two weeks! Hope to see you then!
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3 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP PA20181863954(SFD)"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    2068 SCATTERGOOD ST Issued July 10, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Food truck Friday tomorrow with @babybluesphi...

Food truck Friday tomorrow with @babybluesphilly Summer Fitness series on Saturday with free Zumba!

    Frankford CDC
    Food truck Friday tomorrow with @babybluesphilly Summer Fitness series on Saturday with free Zumba!
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4 days ago

Food Truck Friday July 13th

Coming up this week on the 4600 block of Paul Street is Baby Blues BBQ, Friday July 13th from Noon till 3 PM.

    Food Truck Friday July 13th
    Coming up this week on the 4600 block of Paul Street is Baby Blues BBQ, Friday July 13th from Noon till 3 PM. Baby Blues BBQ is serving up Southern hospitality on the streets of Philly, in the form of delicious slow-smoked comfort food!
    http://frankfordgazette.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    LEARN HOW BEES CAN HELP SUSTAIN AND BEAUTIFY YOUR YARDS! CHECK OUT OUR NEW BEE HIVE! TOMORROW AT 6PM! RICHMOND LIBRARY!
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5 days ago

Northeast Philadelphia National Night Out Scheduled Events August 2018

Northeast Philadelphia National Night Out Events August 2018

National Night Out Kick Off Rally Event Monday August 6th 2018 600pm-830pm
Target Shopping Center 7400 Bustleton Ave 600pm-830pm (Divisional)

2nd Police District National Night Out Event Tuesday August 7th 2018 500pm-830pm
Fox Chase School Parking Lot 500 Rhawn Street 500pm-830pm

7th Police District National Night Out Event Tuesday August 7th 2018 500pm-830pm
Fox Chase School Parking Lot 500 Rhawn Street 500pm-830pm

8th Police District National Night Out Event Tuesday August 7th 2018 500pm-830pm
8th Police District Parking Lot 3100 Red Lion Road

15th Police District National Night Out Event Tuesday August 7th 2018 500pm-830pm
Lincoln High School Parking Lot 3201 Ryan Ave

5 days ago

And we’re kicking off the design phase for th...

And we’re kicking off the design phase for the final phase of Frankford Pause Park! Big thanks to our task force.

    Frankford CDC
    And we're kicking off the design phase for the final phase of Frankford Pause Park! Big thanks to our task force.
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5 days ago

Unfortunately, Frankford Branch will be close...

Unfortunately, Frankford Branch will be closed at 12pm due to a building emergency. Sorry for the inconvenience!

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia), Philadelphia, PA. 158 likes · 2 talking about this · 247 were here. Library
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6 days ago

Movie Night in Overington Park

Saturday night, July 14th, in Overington Park at 8:30 PM Black Panther will be the feature film.  See details below.

    Movie Night in Overington Park
    Saturday night, July 14th, in Overington Park at 8:30 PM Black Panther will be the feature film. See details below.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

6 days ago

Frankford NAC Zoning Meets July 12th

The Frankford NAC Zoning meeting will be held on July 12th at 7 PM at the Second Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street.

    Frankford NAC Zoning Meets July 12th
    These are the properties up for review: 1369 Sellers Street - "House of Win". PERMIT FOR THE ERECTION OF A REAR ADDITION TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A GROUP LIVING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN PER APPLICATION/PLAN.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Jul 09

2 teens shot in Northeast Philadelphia

Surveillance video captured the terrifying moments for the two teens in the 5200 block of Torresdale Avenue just after 4:30 p.m.

"Video captured the shooter running westbound in the 2000 block of Brill Street and throwing the gun away in a recycling bin," said Techner.

    2 teens shot in Northeast Philly
    Police said two teenagers were shot in Northeast Philadelphia Sunday afternoon. Surveillance video captured the terrifying moments for the two teens in the 5200 block of Torresdale Avenue just after 4:30 p.m. Police said the teens got into an argument with the shooter and a single bullet hit both men.
    http://6abc.com

Jul 08

TreePhilly is having another tree inventory d...

TreePhilly is having another tree inventory day tomorrow with Philadelphia Parks and Rec, TTF, Friends of Overington Park, and the Frankford Garden Club!

    Frankford CDC
    TreePhilly is having another tree inventory day tomorrow with Philadelphia Parks and Rec, TTF, Friends of Overington Park, and the Frankford Garden Club!
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Jul 08

Jul 07

Start your Saturday off right with our free f...

Start your Saturday off right with our free fitness classes! Today’s class is Let’s HIIT It!, a high-intensity interval training class brought to you by @blinkfitness

    Frankford CDC
    Start your Saturday off right with our free fitness classes! Today's class is Let's HIIT It!, a high-intensity interval training class brought to you by @blinkfitness
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Jul 07

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP & FRESH AIR INLET - PA# 2018-1840510 -"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    2063 SCATTERGOOD ST Issued July 3, 2018 Comment

Jul 06

Tonight at Frankford Pause Park! With @detier...

Tonight at Frankford Pause Park! With @detierracalientemusic

    Frankford CDC
    Tonight at Frankford Pause Park! With @detierracalientemusic
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Jul 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ALTERATIONS: INTERIOR PLUMBING; CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY; 3STORY STRUCTURE; 3 FAMILY DWELLING;3-WATER CLOSET, 3-LAVS, 3-KITCHEN SINK, 3-TUBS, 3-DISPOSAL AND 3-WATER HEATERS -THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1958 BRIDGE ST Issued June 29, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 5" CURB TRAP,HOUSE DRAIN AND FAI(SFD)PA20181561869 "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    1971 GRANITE ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment

Jul 05

Jul 04

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Tonight through July 4th, Boathouse Row will be featuring red, white, and blue colored lights in honor of Independence Day! Are you going to check them out? Visit Wheel Fun Rentals for a nighttime...
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Jul 03

Frankford at the Battle of Gettysburg

Frankford residents served in every major battle during the Civil War.  We mark the 155th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg this week.

    Frankford at the Battle of Gettysburg
    These are the names of the men who died in the battle and one who was taken prisoner only to later die as a prisoner of war. Joseph Johnson was born about 1838 and was a carpenter when he was mustered into the 121st Pennsylvania volunteers - Company I on August 13, 1862.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Jul 03

Veteran of the Month—Eric Elijah Cosby

Eric Elijah Cosby, affectionately called “Lumpy” by his family and close friends, passed away on June 9th.

    Veteran of the Month-Eric Elijah Cosby
    Eric Elijah Cosby, affectionately called "Lumpy" by his family and close friends, passed away on June 9th. He was born in Philadelphia to Warren Sr. and Virginia Cosby on November 8, 1955. Eric was educated in the Philadelphia Public School system and graduated from Frankford High School in 1973.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Jul 03

Jul 03

Frankford Y Building Headed for Sheriff Sale

A legal notice was served to the New Frankford Community Y at 4704 Leiper Street that the building will be sold at Sheriff Sale for unpaid Taxes as well as other lien amounts.

    Frankford Y Building Headed for Sheriff Sale
    A legal notice was served to the New Frankford Community Y at 4704 Leiper Street that the building will be sold at Sheriff Sale for unpaid Taxes as well as other lien amounts. Past due taxes from 2017 total $23,776.61 including penalty and interest.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Jul 02

1376 Ruan Sliding Down the Hill

We’ve noticed the deterioration of the 1300 block of Ruan Street for a while now.

    1376 Ruan Sliding Down the Hill
    We've noticed the deterioration of the 1300 block of Ruan Street for a while now. It's not a social issue, the block is literally falling apart. It's been on L&I radar since February but so far fencing and barricades are the only progress in stabilizing the area.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Jul 02

Frankford CDC shared City of Philadelphia JOB...

    City of Philadelphia JOBS
    Good Morning, Philly! These jobs are opening or are still open! Assistant Surveyor & Regulator ➡ http://bit.ly/2KrZslX Surveyor 1 ➡ http://bit.ly/2Kij9NR Industrial Electrician 1 ➡...
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Jul 01

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Philadelphia Health Commissioner declares Heat Health Emergency, activates Heatline
    In response to the extreme heat, Health Commissioner Thomas Farley has issued a Heat Health Emergency in Philadelphia. The Heat Health Emergency begins Sunday at noon, and will end Wednesday, July 4 and 8 p.m.
    http://6abc.com

Jul 01

Jun 30

Today’s fitness class is being postponed due ...

Today’s fitness class is being postponed due to weather. Keep an eye out for the rescheduled session.

    Frankford CDC
    Today's fitness class is being postponed due to weather. Keep an eye out for the rescheduled session.
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Jun 30

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Jun 28

Music Festival Pennypack on the Delaware, Sat June 30th 2018 10am-8pm

Music Festival Pennypack on the Delaware, 7801 State Road, Phila PA, 19136 (Enter at State Road and Pennypack Path). Saturday June 30th 2018 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Free. Kids corner, yoga, food trucks, beer tent, local craft vendors. Tickets, concert lineup: musiconthedelaware.com. Join the 15th Police District PDAC and City of Philadelphia Town Watch Integrated Services in promoting this community event.

Jun 28

Food truck Friday tomorrow with @konopizzaonw...

Food truck Friday tomorrow with @konopizzaonwheels Come enjoy the summer weather with us from 12-3!

    Frankford CDC
    Frankford CDC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1.1K likes. Frankford CDC works closely with the Office of Business Services (OBS) to help meet the needs of...
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Jun 28

Family movie nights at Frankford Library!!!

Family movie nights at Frankford Library!!!

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 326 likes · 2 talking about this · 490 were here. Library
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Jun 27

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