12 min ago

Teachers and educators: We are always happy t...

Teachers and educators: We are always happy to welcome your classes to the library! Learn more and schedule a visit here: https://libwww.freelibrary.org/programs/school-partnerships/ Or give us a call at 215-685-9992.

    School Partnerships
    Select libraries and schools across Philadelphia are partnering to teach a 6-week social studies curriculum designed jointly by teachers and librarians. Sign up here if you'd like to bring the curriculum to your school. Sign up for an exciting field trip with your local neighborhood library!
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

5 hours ago

Important Northwood Civic Meeting Tonight

The next Northwood Civic Association Meeting is tonight at 7:00 PM at Simpson Recreation Center, 1010 Arrott Street.

    Important Northwood Civic Meeting Tonight
    The next Northwood Civic Association Meeting is tonight at 7:00 PM at Simpson Recreation Center, 1010 Arrott Street. Councilman David Oh, or a representative from his office, will be speaking about the legislation proposed on the issue of squatters. Update on 1301 Wakeling Street. Please attend this important meeting and bring a neighbor with you.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

8 hours ago

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Cruise Ship Recruiting in Philadelphia, PA
    You're invited to attend an upcoming recruitment event in PHILADELPHIA! Our shipboard recruiters will be looking for great candidates for the following...
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18 hours ago

Thank you to our community partners who provi...

Thank you to our community partners who provided information (and goodies) to JPA families during today’s Report Card Conferences. We look forward to continuing to build our partnerships to better serve our families and strengthen our community. Not able to stop by today? We will have information on tables in the front hallway tomorrow during conferences; stop by to pick some up. Apm ForEveryone, Juniata Fitness, Fairmount Behavioral Health, WOAR, AFAHO, and more

    Juniata Park Academy
    Thank you to our community partners who provided information (and goodies) to JPA families during today's Report Card Conferences. We look forward to continuing to build our partnerships to better...
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23 hours ago

Which neighborhood businesses will you visit ...

Which neighborhood businesses will you visit on November 25 to celebrate Small Business Saturday and support local entrepreneurs? #shopphl #shopsmall

    Frankford CDC
    Which neighborhood businesses will you visit on November 25 to celebrate Small Business Saturday and support local entrepreneurs? #shopphl #shopsmall
    https://www.facebook.com

26 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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26 hours ago

The City of Philadelphia is hiring for Labore...

The City of Philadelphia is hiring for Laborer! Apply online at www.phila.gov by December 8, 2017!!! https://phila.peopleadmin.com/postings/46072

    Page Redirection
    http://www.phila.gov

29 hours ago

Frankford CDC is with Turning Points for Chil...

Thank you to all of our partners and funders who have helped make our dream of renovating the Daral Building a reality. The Daral Building gives us the space to host community events and workshops and to expand access to the services we offer. Keep an eye out as we continue on the building (a cafe!) and finish Frankford Pause Park.

    Frankford CDC
    Thank you to all of our partners and funders who have helped make our dream of renovating the Daral Building a reality. The Daral Building gives us the space to host community events and workshops...
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2 days ago

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    ROOF REPLACEMENT - INSTALL A MODIFIED GRANULAR RUBBER ROOF SYSTEM (SFD)

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2 days ago

Juniata Park Academy added an event.

Join us for November’s School Advisory Council meeting. All parents and community members are welcome to attend. Among many other topics we will be discussing our upcoming Winter Dance.

    S.A.C. Meeting
    Join us for November's School Advisory Council meeting. All parents and community members are welcome to attend. Among many other topics we will be...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Thank you to the generous JPA families who do...

Thank you to the generous JPA families who donated to Friday’s canned food drive. Here’s a sneak peak at a few of the many, many cans that came in.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Thank you to the generous JPA families who donated to Friday's canned food drive. Here's a sneak peak at a few of the many, many cans that came in.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Frankford CDC posted 5 photos on Instagram.

Had a great morning giving out turkeys and sides with State Representative Jason Dawkins and Councilwoman Sanchez. Special shoutout to our tax credit partner Aria Jefferson Hospital for helping out. @ Frankford CDC

    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 businesses within the commercial corridor
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

4 days ago

#OpenEnrollment for the #AffordableCareAct is...

#OpenEnrollment for the #AffordableCareAct is here! Do you have questions about #Obamacare insurance or need assistance selecting a plan? State Representative Dawkins is teaming up with Senator Tartaglione to bring enrollment specialists to 179th District. Stop by next Tuesday, Nov. 21st, to learn more. #RepDawkins #SenatorTartaglione #HealthCoverage

    Frankford CDC
    OpenEnrollment for the #AffordableCareAct is here! Do you have questions about #Obamacare insurance or need assistance selecting a plan? State Representative Dawkins is teaming up with Senator...
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4 days ago

4 days ago

Tomorrow is our Canned Food Drive Dress Down ...

Tomorrow is our Canned Food Drive Dress Down Day. Students may dress down if they bring in a canned food item. Help us help those in need this season.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Tomorrow is our Canned Food Drive Dress Down Day. Students may dress down if they bring in a canned food item. Help us help those in need this season.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

The Book Fair is coming to JPA next week! St...

The Book Fair is coming to JPA next week! Stop by during report card conferences to shop or send your child to school with money to spend (or both). An awesome book makes a great reward for a great report card.

    Juniata Park Academy
    The Book Fair is coming to JPA next week! Stop by during report card conferences to shop or send your child to school with money to spend (or both). An awesome book makes a great reward for a great...
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5 days ago

Commercial Robbery 442 E Wyoming Ave DC 17 25 098177

Commercial Robbery 4001 Kensington Ave DC 17 24 073296 - Duration: 1:35. 1,394 views

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Commercial Robbery 442 E Wyoming Ave DC 17 25 098177

...the bag, the suspect fled from the store and was last seen south on the 4600 block of Hurley Street, then into an alleyway on the west side of the street. The employee was not...

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    Commercial Robbery 442 E Wyoming Ave DC 17 25 098177
    On Sunday, November 12, 2017, at 2:22 pm, an unknown black male entered the 215 Express cell phone store. Once inside the suspect immediately jumped over the sales counter pointing a handgun at an employee, a 29 year-old male, forcing him toward the cash register demanding him to place the money inside a black school bag.
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5 days ago

Juniata Park Academy added 6 new photos.

Thank you to all the families who joined us for Turkey Bingo this evening. We had such a good time and hope you did as well. Also, thank you the JPA staff who helped make the event a success.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 198 likes. Juniata Park Academy is a K-8 elementary school that serves over 1100 students in the Juniata section of Philadelphia.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

We're so glad that our new space can host com...

We're so glad that our new space can host community groups like the Frankford Garden Club. Plus a big shout out to them for their help with planting at the Frankford Pause Park!

    Frankford CDC
    We're so glad that our new space can host community groups like the Frankford Garden Club. Plus a big shout out to them for their help with planting at the Frankford Pause Park!
    https://www.facebook.com

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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6 days ago

Frankford CDC shared a link.

    Tartaglione, Dawkins Bring Million Dollar Allocation to Frankford Veterans' Post
    Omelets, waffles and an extraordinary funding announcement were all on the menu when state Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione and state Rep. Jason Dawkins cooked breakfast for the members of Lloyd C. Wilson Jr. Memorial American Legion Post 224 on Veterans Day.
    http://frankfordgazette.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

Frankford CDC posted 3 photos on Instagram.

Great Frankford Business and Professional Association meeting today at Globe Dye Works with PIDC! Stay tuned for future meetings. @ Globe Dye Works

    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 businesses within the commercial corridor
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Need Healthcare Coverage? It’s Not Too Late

“Healthcare premiums are expected to rise again in 2018, but folks who need to renew their insurance or enroll in a plan for the first time may visit Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione’s district office in the Northeast on Tuesday, Nov. 21, for expert advice on getting the best health coverage for their money.

    Need Healthcare Coverage? It's Not Too Late
    "Healthcare premiums are expected to rise again in 2018, but folks who need to renew their insurance or enroll in a plan for the first time may visit Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione's district office in the Northeast on Tuesday, Nov. 21, for expert advice on getting the best health coverage for their money.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Nov 14

Getting closer! #frankfordpause

Getting closer! #frankfordpause

    Frankford CDC
    Getting closer! #frankfordpause
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Nov 14

Frankford NAC Zoning November Wrap Up

There were 5 cases on the agenda for the meeting on November 9th.

    Frankford NAC Zoning November Wrap Up
    There were 5 cases on the agenda for the meeting on November 9th. 5127 Duffield Street - Develop lot into Veterans housing - Continued, the applicant did not appear. 4535 Tackawanna Street - Legalization of a five-dwelling unit - Opposed by 2.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Nov 13

Today at 4:00! Snacks, stories, crafts, and g...

Today at 4:00! Snacks, stories, crafts, and games!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Today at 4:00! Snacks, stories, crafts, and games!
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Nov 13

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Native American Week Monday: Autumn Celebration 4:00 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.: Dream Catchers Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Totem Poles Thursday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Teepees Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Bracelets

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Native American Week Monday: Autumn Celebration 4:00 p.m. Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:00 p.m....
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Nov 13

Nov 12

Catch a Stagecoach on Frankford Avenue

The Historical Society of Frankford Presents

    Catch a Stagecoach on Frankford Avenue
    Stagecoach Travel Along the King's Highway With Charles Moody November 14, 2017 7:30 PM Charles will present the results of his research on stagecoach travel during the early 1800's along the King's Highway that connected Philadelphia with New York with some newly added content.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Nov 12

Attempt to break-in

Last night a robber made multiple attempts to several houses around blocks of 4800 Tacony St. Keep your outside lights on, cameras, watch out for this robber.

Nov 12

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Nov 11

Tartaglione, Dawkins Bring Million Dollar Allocation to Frankford Veterans’ Post

Happy Veterans Day – Post 224

    Tartaglione, Dawkins Bring Million Dollar Allocation to Frankford Veterans' Post
    Omelets, waffles and an extraordinary funding announcement were all on the menu when state Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione and state Rep. Jason Dawkins cooked breakfast for the members of Lloyd C. Wilson Jr. Memorial American Legion Post 224 on Veterans Day.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Nov 11

Veteran of the Month James Madden

James Madden was born in 1932 and attended attended St. Boniface grade school and Mastbaum High School.

    Veteran of the Month James Madden
    James Madden was born in 1932 and attended attended St. Boniface grade school and Mastbaum High School. He enlisted in the Navy when he was 17 in September of 1950. After basic training he was assigned to the attack amphibious transport USS Menifee APA-202, based in Long Beach, CA.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Nov 10

Construction Club today at 3:30!

Construction Club today at 3:30!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Construction Club today at 3:30!
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Nov 09

Juniata Park Academy added 3 new photos.

Third grade got a taste of college life today when they visited Drexel University as part of a partnership with Junior Achievement of Southeastern Pennsylvania.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 197 likes. Juniata Park Academy is a K-8 elementary school that serves over 1100 students in the Juniata section of Philadelphia.
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 08

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Job Hiring Fair
    City Councilwoman Maria Quiñones-Sánchez and the School District of Philadelphia are hosting a hiring fair for non-instructional school based support...
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Nov 08

Pink stripes going up!

Pink stripes going up!

    Frankford CDC
    Pink stripes going up!
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Nov 08

Stacey Lee Webber at the 2017 PMA Craft Show

So this is what’s happening at the Globe Dye Works.

    Stacey Lee Webber at the 2017 PMA Craft Show
    So this is what's happening at the Globe Dye Works. "I am often inspired by my environment," she says. "Currently the Frankford neighborhood of Philadelphia in the Globe Dye Works building [is inspiring me]. The row housing, electric wires dangling, trash on the street are all sources of inspiration."
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Nov 08

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 287 likes · 17 talking about this · 460 were here. Library
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 07

Tomorrow is our parent volunteer orientation ...

Tomorrow is our parent volunteer orientation and parent workshop beginning at 8:30am in the Music room. We hope you can join us.

    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 07

Are you looking for free or inexpensive after...

Are you looking for free or inexpensive after school activities? Check some of these out; my personal favorite is LEAP tutoring and homework help at the library. https://mommypoppins.com/philadelphia-kids/classes-enrichment/free-and-cheap-after-school-classes-for-philadelphia-kids

    Free And Cheap After-School Classes for Philadelphia Kids
    School doesn't have to end when the bell rings; there are plenty of free and inexpensive options for enrichment in Philadelphia's after-school programs. If you're looking for a fun and educational way for your kids to spend their late afternoons and early evenings, you'll be happy to hear that after-school programs don't have to break the bank.
    https://mommypoppins.com

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