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Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd ...

Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd at 4:00 p.m.!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd at 4:00 p.m.!
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2 days ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Paper Snowflakes Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Ice Cream Experiment Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Thursday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Snowstorm in a Jar Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Paper Snow Globe

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 -...
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  • Math Facts in a Flash!

    Mrs. OBRIEN is asking for $380.59:
    My students need their own sets of multiplication, division and fraction flash cards!
    Frances E Willard Elementary School Comment

3 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      1800 Block E. Somerset St. January 2, 2018 @ 12:01 p.m. Comment

3 days ago

  • Desperate for Paper and Pencils!

    Mrs. O'Neill is asking for $498.74:
    My students need copy paper, construction paper, and pencils to finish the school year out strong!
    Frances E Willard Elementary School Comment

4 days ago

Philly police shoot man during traffic stop in Kensington

Officers had stopped a 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe in the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue after seeing it traveling in the wrong direction nearby on Hart Lane shortly before 11 p.m.

    Philly police shoot man during traffic stop in Kensington
    Philadelphia Police said an officer shot a passenger during a traffic stop Saturday night in Kensington after the man pulled a gun from his waistband. Police provided the following account: Officers had stopped a 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe in the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue after seeing it traveling in the wrong direction nearby on Hart Lane shortly before 11 p.m.
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

Police shoot armed man at traffic stop in Kensington

Officers stopped the Santa Fe in the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue.

    Police shoot armed man at traffic stop in Kensington
    A highway patrol officer shot a man in the Kensington section of Philadelphia after police say he tried to take an officer's gun. It began around 10:45 p.m. Saturday on Hart Lane in Kensington. Police say they saw a 2013 Hyundai Sante Fe traveling in the wrong direction.
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

Police shoot man in wrong way vehicle after he attempted to take officer's gun

It began shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday when an officer pulled over a vehicle for driving the wrong way on Ruth Street, just off the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue.

    Police shoot man after he attempted to take officer's gun
    A highway patrol officer shot a man in the Kensington section of Philadelphia after police say he tried to take an officer's gun. It began shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday when an officer pulled over a vehicle for driving the wrong way on Ruth Street, just off the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue.
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

Man Shot By Police During Traffic Stop In Kensington

It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday along Kensington Avenue near Somerset Street.

    Police Shoot Man During Traffic Stop In Kensington
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting that left a man in critical condition in the Kensington section of Philadelphia. It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday along Kensington Avenue near Somerset Street. The incident began when police say highway patrol officers saw a car going the wrong way on a one-way street.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

    Community Lists
    The Free Library will be closed on Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
    https://know.freelibrary.org

6 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100AMP SERVICE REPOLACE 10 SWITCHES, 16 RECEPTS, 2 DEDICATED GFCI CRTS, 2-15AMP BRANCH CRT, 30AMP DRY CRT, 1-120VOLT SMOKE, 2-10YR BATTERY SMOKES REPLACE LIGHT FIXTURES ALL WORK DONE BY FISHING ONLY AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    1946 E BIRCH ST Issued January 4, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    MIXED USE 4 METERS AND 4 SERVICE PANELS AND 400AMP SERVICE.INSTALL LIGHTS,RECEPTACLES AND SWITCHES.WIRING HVAC AND HOT WATER TANKS PER 2008 NEC (MIXED USE)INSTALL FIRE ALARM PER NFPA 72

    2800 D ST Issued January 8, 2018 Comment

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Jan 09

Beginning the last week of January, join us f...

Beginning the last week of January, join us for Baby Storytime on Thursdays at 11:00 AM! Ages 0-2 with caregiver, siblings welcome.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Beginning the last week of January, join us for Baby Storytime on Thursdays at 11:00 AM! Ages 0-2 with caregiver, siblings welcome.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 09

Jan 08

THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA has ordered all city...

THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA has ordered all city libraries to close at 2PM. WE WILL RE-OPEN at 10AM tomorrow, Tuesday January 9. WE ARE VERY SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE. We just got these instructions at 1:45pm. Trust us, we want to b here as much as you do!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA has ordered all city libraries to close at 2PM. WE WILL RE-OPEN at 10AM tomorrow, Tuesday January 9. WE ARE VERY SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE. We just got these instructions...
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Jan 08

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Dragon Craft Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:30 p.m. Monday: Cancelled: Powers Park Conservancy Meeting Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Fairy Potion Experiment Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Paper Crowns Wednesday: Cancelled: Riverwards Community Council Meeting Thursday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Bath Bomb Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Movie Day and Craft! Descendants 2

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Dragon Craft Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:30 p.m. Monday:...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

Why the city is giving out blue light bulbs to deter drug use

...the Last Stop Clubhouse, a space for regular Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous meetings on Kensington Avenue near Somerset...

    Why the city is giving out blue light bulbs to deter drug use
    Last month, the Mayor's Office announced a plan to ramp up its efforts to help people enter addiction recovery in Kensington and Fairhill. The plan includes an additional 10 winter homeless shelter beds and a van that will travel around the neighborhoods to try to get people into treatment.
    https://billypenn.com

Jan 08

Jan 06

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, THE RICHMOND LIBRAR...

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, THE RICHMOND LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED TODAY, Saturday January 6. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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