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23 hours ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week! We will be open 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday and closed on Thursday for Thanskgiving. Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hats Monday: Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:00 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Turkey Candy Bag Wednesday: Open 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Thursday: Closed for Thanksgiving Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week! We will be open 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday and closed on Thursday for Thanskgiving. Monday: LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hats...
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24 hours ago

NKCDC shared an event to East Kensington Neig...

Come learn about important environmental health topics in the home at this workshop! Get advice on how to protect your family from lead, mold, and asthma. The EPA will provide free lead testing and the Clean Air Council will help you monitor your air (and receive a $25 giftcard for your participation!). facebook.com/events/1694664790557938/

    Environmental Health Workshop
    https://www.facebook.com

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41 hours ago

What time is dismissal this week? I can’t fin...

What time is dismissal this week? I can’t find anything in the school site.

    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1912 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1914 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1916 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1908 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1918 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment

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3 days ago

  • Calculate Our Learning

    Mrs. Grelis is asking for $2562.05:
    My students need scientific calculators in order to participate fully in state tests.
    Kensington Health Sciences Academy High School Comment

3 days ago

Friends Of Hackett added 4 new photos.

Thanks to everyone who made it out to our Happy Hour Fundraiser at Bait & Switch Seafood Bar yesterday!

    Friends Of Hackett
    Friends Of Hackett, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 849 likes. The mission of the Friends of Hackett is to provide support to all current and future Hackett Elementary students, teachers, staff, and parents.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Just a reminder that the EKNA General Members...

Just a reminder that the EKNA General Membership Meeting is this Monday Nov 20th at 6:30 at Philadelphia Brewing. We’ll be holding elections for President, VP, Treasurer and 3 Board Member At Large seats. Come make your voice heard and learn how you can get involved in some great neighborhood projects.

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Friends Of Hackett shared a link.

    In a historic vote, a divided SRC moves to abolish itself
    The School Reform Commission, the state-devised panel that has ruled the Philadelphia School District for 16 years, voted to dissolve itself Thursday night, declaring the era of distress for the city's schools over. - Kristen A. Graham, Maddie Hanna, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ***ASBESTOS ABATEMENT REQUIRED PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF ANY WORK.***FOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING BUILDING OF USE AS A VACANT TENANT (SEPARATE USE PERMIT AND FITOUT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY) WITH AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING FROM THE SECOND THROUGH THIRD FLOOR LEVEL. ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE THE ERECTION OF PARTITION WALLS, PROVIDE FINISHES AND FURNISHINGS THROUGHOUT. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN PROFESSIONAL PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER WORK.

    2339 EMERALD ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR THE DOCUMENTATION OF A VACANT SPACE (SEPARATE USE PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY)ON THE FIRST FLOOR LEVEL WITH AN EXISITNG SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ON THE SECOND THROUGH THIRD FLOOR LEVEL OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT AND/OR AREA OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.

    2339 EMERALD ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR ALTERATIONS AND RENOVATION TO FINISH THE BASEMENT AREA WITH THE MODIFICATION OF STAIR OPENING FRAMING TO INSTALL ONE (1) INTERIOR STAIRCASE IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLAN.

    1941 E CUMBERLAND ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    ERECT THREE STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK, AND ACCESS PILOT HOUSE (FOR STAIRS AND LANDING ONLY). USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    1845 E OAKDALE ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH A ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING. STRUCTURE IS REQUIRED TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND FIRE SUPPRESSION. A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 10 FEET OF BUILDING FACADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED.

    2115 E SERGEANT ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
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5 days ago

The 26th Police District Advisory Committee i...

The 26th Police District Advisory Committee is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Dec. 13th. A chance to do some holiday shopping and support your local police

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    The 26th Police District Advisory Committee is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Dec. 13th. A chance to do some holiday shopping and support your local police
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5 days ago

Friends Of Hackett shared their event.

Today 5-7pm at Bait & Switch!

    Happy Hour Fundraiser
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Preserving Philly stoops, and stoop culture, into the future

A few are being sent to Emerald Park at 2305 Emerald St. and North Philly Peace Park at 2200 Jefferson St.

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

A few are being sent to Emerald Park at 2305 Emerald St. and North Philly Peace Park at 2200 Jefferson St.

    Preserving Philly stoops, and stoop culture, into the future
    "In a city like Philly, everything has a story. There's just so much history, it's what makes this city great and we should be doing everything we can to preserve that instead of just wiping it out." - Tommy Rowan, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

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5 days ago

THURSDAY 11/16/17 WE WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PU...

THURSDAY 11/16/17 WE WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC! SEE YOU ON FRIDAY!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    THURSDAY 11/16/17 WE WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC! SEE YOU ON FRIDAY!
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5 days ago

Brooke Hoffman shared an event to Friends Of ...

Hopefully this is on the radar of Hackett families! If not, it's not too late to come out! We'll have soft pretzels, drinks, and fruit! Hope to see you there! TONIGHT at 5:30pm

    We need You at Penn Treaty's "Feedback & Findings" Meeting!
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

40 triplex units planned for Kensington industrial site

...Dye Works LLC, which paid $665,000 for the 21,900-square-foot property at 2601-15 Emerald St. in 2015, according to records filed with the city...

    40 triplex units planned for Kensington industrial site
    A South Philadelphia-based developer plans a complex of 40 residential units to replace a vacant one-story industrial building in an area of Kensington between the SEPTA Market-Frankford Line's Huntingdon station and Frankford Avenue. The project would consist of two rows of four-story triplex dwellings facing Emerald and Bradock Streets at Huntingdon Street, according to plans posted Wednesday to the website of the Philadelphia Civic Design Review board.
    http://www.philly.com

6 days ago

Church bus stolen

Greetings from Firm Hope Baptist Church,
This is the time of year that Firm Hope distribute Thanksgiving Baskets to the community. Our Pastor Richard A. Harris travels 2hours away twice a week to make sure no one is hungry in our community.
Sometime Monday, our church bus was stolen. We transport Seniors and challenged adults for Sunday Service.
We transport our youth basketball team "The Kings" to away games.
Please offer whatever help you can so the masses will not suffer.

Firm Hope Baptist Church
2311-17 E. Alburn Street
215634-2486
Firmhopebaptist@gmail.com

6 days ago

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