6 hours ago

Philly Future Track for unemployed 18-24yrs o...

Philly Future Track for unemployed 18-24yrs old now accepting applications http://www.philadelphiastreets.com/phillyfuturetrack

    Philadelphia Streets:
    Think it's too late to get your career on track? Think again! The Philly Future Track program provides on-the-job skill training and real-world work experience to better position yourself for work with the City of Philadelphia and other employers throughout the region.
    http://www.philadelphiastreets.com

6 hours ago

Great job by our 19th Police District deliver...

Great job by our 19th Police District delivering Thanksgiving turkeys to those in need in the district.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Great job by our 19th Police District delivering Thanksgiving turkeys to those in need in the district.
    https://www.facebook.com

11 hours ago

Many thanks to Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. a...

Many thanks to Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. and State Rep Morgan Cephas for providing turkeys and baskets to some of our Overbrook Park residents this holiday season.

    https://www.facebook.com

19 hours ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Phila...

Haverford Avenue Business Association - HABA

    Philly Business Corridor Seeks Right Mix of Growth, Preservation
    Along Lancaster Avenue in West Philadelphia, James Wright is a minor celebrity. Certainly the business owners know him: He was corridor manager for the nonprofit People's Emergency Center for nine years before becoming director of community, economic and real estate development for PEC's community development corporation arm.
    https://nextcity.org

34 hours ago

Just a reminder that we are closed Thanksgivi...

Just a reminder that we are closed Thanksgiving Day 11/23/17. There will be no STEM club, see everyone the following week!

    Parkside Evans Playground
    Just a reminder that we are closed Thanksgiving Day 11/23/17. There will be no STEM club, see everyone the following week!
    https://www.facebook.com

36 hours ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared West ...

    West Philadelphia Financial Services Institution
    Free event. Come out #November 29 for Wpfsi What You Need to Know About Credit #Philadelphia #smallbusiness #startups
    https://www.facebook.com

43 hours ago

Now is the time to join OPCA. Choose two of t...

Now is the time to join OPCA. Choose two of three free gifts for new and renewing OPCA members. Memberships are $20 per household and can be paid at the next meeting Jan. 10th or from our website opca19151.org via PayPal

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Now is the time to join OPCA. Choose two of three free gifts for new and renewing OPCA members. Memberships are $20 per household and can be paid at the next meeting Jan. 10th or from our website...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association updated thei...

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Hello neighbors, thanks to past president Far...

Hello neighbors, thanks to past president Farida Saleem Boyer Senator Sharif Street and the Thomas & Woods Foundation we were able to distribute turkeys to families in need in Overbrook Park this morning. We sent out an email blast last night and by this morning received messages from neighbors. If you live in Overbrook Park and are not receiving email updates from us email opca19151@gmail.com so you can be added to our list.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Hello neighbors, thanks to past president Farida Saleem Boyer Senator Sharif Street and the Thomas & Woods Foundation we were able to distribute turkeys to families in need in Overbrook Park this...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Weekend Phillyfun Picks: Nov. 17-19

52nd Street and Parkside Ave

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

3601 S. Broad Street

    Weekend Phillyfun Picks: Nov. 17-19 - PhillyFun4Kids
    It's the unofficial kick-off of the holiday season so get out and enjoy all the festive holiday fun happening in and around Philly this weekend!! The Nutcracker Friday Nov. 17 - Sunday Nov. 19 Upper Darby Performing Arts Center 601 N. Lansdowne Ave Upper Darby PA Kick off your holiday season with the unforgettable music ...
    http://www.phillyfun4kids.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

  • The Daily Five Listening Center.

    Ms. Hyppolite is asking for $177.91:
    My students need a listening center with audiobooks which will assist in bridging the learning gap and keep my students engaged in meaningful literacy activities.
    Edward Heston Elementary School Comment

4 days ago

Yesterday, the Wolf Administration launched t...

Yesterday, the Wolf Administration launched the Pennsylvania Link to Community Care website, which connects older Pennsylvanians and individuals with a disability or behavioral health need to services and supports available in their community. Please take a look!

    PA Link to Community Care
    PA Link to Community Care
    http://www.carelink.pa.gov

4 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Phila...

    Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission
    Want to share or hear about ways to make your community/police relationship better? Join us for our next Commission meeting.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Marathon, Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink, National Dog Show, Holiday Fun and More!

UniverSoul Circus ~ November 17 – 26 ~ Held in West Fairmount Park at 52nd St & Parkside Avenue. Guests will experience a circus that combines theater, dance and, of course, soul. The circus will bring high-flying acrobats, daring stunt artists and more to the big top. ~ UniverSoul Circus ~

This article has 5 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

First Person Arts Festival ~ November 17 – 18 ~ Held at various locations including The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street. Every November, folks from all walks of life come together to share their stories on...

...December 8 ~ Held at various locations throughout Philly to include the Pennsylvania Convention Center at 1101 Arch Street. Enjoy many events & activities that will showcase the work of the many talented and hardworking...

Liberty Lands Market ~ November 18 ~ From 9 am until 3 pm at 926 N. American St in Northern Liberties. One can find everything from fresh organic produce to hand crafted wears...

Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ November 18 ~ From 10 am to 2 pm, The Food Trust holds an outdoor market at 43rd St and Baltimore Ave. Enjoy fresh vegetables & food from favorite local farmers and producers. ~ Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~

...pm in the South Street Headhouse District, Experience the creativity and energy of the fabulous Fourth Street and South Street business communities with an evening of extended hours, art, music, food and shopping along Historic...

    Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Philadelphia Marathon, Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink, National Dog Show, Holiday Fun and More!
    Things to do in Philadelphia ~ November 17 - 23 ~ Visiting Philadelphia or living in/nearby Philly? We have it all for you. Anything from free events in Philadelphia, to food festivals, historical sites, museums and much more. With so many things to do in Philadelphia, you can't go wrong.
    http://www.myphillyalive.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association updated thei...

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

    Philadelphia's Poor
    Poverty is one of Philadelphia's most enduring problems. At 25.7 percent, the poverty rate is the highest among the nation's 10 largest cities. About 400,000 residents-including roughly 37 percent of the city's children under the age of 18-live below the federal poverty line, which is $19,337 in annual income for an adult living with two children.
    http://www.pewtrusts.org

6 days ago

6 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association added an eve...

In Association with Friends of the Overbrook Park Library, Mr. Cuspud Haverford Ave business owner, HABA and the Overbrook Park Civic Association we will have a holly tree decorating event outside of the library Donations of Christmas ball ornaments are welcome and can be dropped at the library now until December 9th . We invite everyone to join us. Refreshments will be served.

    Holiday Cheer in Overbrook Park
    In Association with Friends of the Overbrook Park Library, Mr. Cuspud Haverford Ave business owner, HABA and the Overbrook Park Civic Association we will...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Police search for tow-truck driver wanted for murder

It happened around 2 a.m. Saturday, at the Parkside Sunoco Parking lot at the intersection of 52nd Street and Lancaster Avenue.

    Police search for tow-truck driver wanted for murder
    Philadelphia Police are the hunt for Donnell Miller Jr., wanted for allegedly opening fire on Kyle Brantley. It happened around 2 a.m. Saturday, at the Parkside Sunoco Parking lot at the intersection of 52nd Street and Lancaster Avenue. Police said Brantley staggered to his pickup truck, then collapsed in the front seat as the truck rolled into a pole.
    http://6abc.com

6 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Phila...

    Philadelphia's 19th Police District Advisory Council
    Help Officers Identity this male! Call the 19th District with any information
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Green...

Storm water management in Overbrook

    Give Input: Morris Park-Area Green Projects
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Wynnefield Branch (Free Library of Philadelph...

Today!

    PhilaOEM READYCommunity Workshop
    Hey Wynnefield & Overbrook... Are you prepared for emergencies? READYCommunity A network of resilient communities is the foundation for a strong city....
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 14

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Down ...

Down the line offered free tennis clinics at Rose Playground this summer - Please support

    DTLB Chipotle Night
    Looking forward to seeing everyone starting at 5pm at Chipotle on 4030 City Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131 (next to the starbucks and target) next Tuesday...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 13

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      5200 Block Parkside Av November 8, 2017 @ 10:56 a.m. Comment

Nov 12

Nov 11

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Sherr...

    Japanese Restaurant | Philadelphia, PA - Daiki Hibachi and Sushi
    Daiki PA, INC is a popular Japanese restaurant in Philadelphia, PA. Enjoy our Hibachi-style cooking and sushi with your family and friends.
    https://www.daikipa.com

Nov 11

Ambush at Philadelphia gas station leaves man dead

The incident occurred near the intersection of North 52nd Street and Lancaster Avenue in the city's Parkside section around 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

    Ambush at Philadelphia gas station leaves man dead
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS A trail of destruction was left behind after a deadly ambush at a Philadelphia gas station overnight. The incident occurred near the intersection of North 52nd Street and Lancaster Avenue in the city's Parkside section around 2:30 a.m. Saturday.
    http://6abc.com

Nov 11

Nov 10

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Phila...

    Philadelphia Water Department
    Philly's warm fall is coming to an abrupt end tonight... don't let to these below-freezing temps sneak up on you! Shut off your outside water sources now or when you get home from work & avoid a...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 10

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Counc...

    Philadelphia Youth Commission Application
    The Youth Commission is housed in the Mayor's Office of Youth Engagement which aims to bridge the gap between youth and government. The Youth Commission represents Philadelphia's youth in public hearings and gives testimony that reflects the youth perspective. We work with the City, non-profits, community organizations, schools, and private entities to develop strategies to improve the lives of Philadelphia's youth.
    http://docs.google.com

Nov 10

Overbrook Park Civic Association updated thei...

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 10

  • 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:1 STUCCO C/W 1728 CREIGHTON ST. REMOVE 2 TREES ON LOT AT 1724.

    1726 N CREIGHTON ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment

Nov 10

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink At Dilworth Park, Veterans Day Weekend, Marines Birthday Celebration At Cookie’s Tavern, Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show At Franklin Park and More!

UniverSoul Circus ~ November 10 – 26 ~ Held in West Fairmount Park at 52nd St & Parkside Avenue. Guests will experience a circus that combines theater, dance and, of course, soul. The circus will bring high-flying acrobats, daring stunt artists and more to the big top. ~ UniverSoul Circus ~

This article has 5 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

First Person Arts Festival ~ November 10 – 18 ~ Held at various locations including The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street. Every November, folks from all walks of life come together to share their stories on...

...December 8 ~ Held at various locations throughout Philly to include the Pennsylvania Convention Center at 1101 Arch Street. Enjoy many events & activities that will showcase the work of the many talented and hardworking...

Liberty Lands Market ~ November 11 ~ From 9 am until 3 pm at 926 N. American St in Northern Liberties. One can find everything from fresh organic produce to hand crafted wears...

Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ November 11 ~ From 10 am to 2 pm, The Food Trust holds an outdoor market at 43rd St and Baltimore Ave. Enjoy fresh vegetables & food from favorite local farmers and producers. ~ Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~

...pm in the South Street Headhouse District, Experience the creativity and energy of the fabulous Fourth Street and South Street business communities with an evening of extended hours, art, music, food and shopping along Historic...

    Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Ice Skating At Rothman Ice Rink At Dilworth Park, Veterans Day Weekend, Marines Birthday Celebration At Cookie's Tavern, Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show At Franklin Park and More!
    Things to do in Philadelphia ~ November 10 - 16 ~ Visiting Philadelphia or living in/nearby Philly? We have it all for you. Anything from free events in Philadelphia, to food festivals, historical sites, museums and much more. With so many things to do in Philadelphia, you can't go wrong.
    http://www.myphillyalive.com

Nov 09

Hello neighbors, in association with Friends ...

Hello neighbors, in association with Friends of the Overbrook Park Library, Haverford Aven​ue Business Owner Mr. Julius ​ Cuspud, HABA and the Overbrook Park Civic Association we want to spread some holiday cheer and promote community by decorating the Holly tree outside of the library. We are asking neighbors to donate Christmas ball ornaments to help us decorate the tree. You can drop them off at the library during their operating hours. We are also looking for volunteers to join us Saturday December 9th 2017, 11 am at the library to decorate the Holly tree. We will have music and refreshments so please join us for a fun time.

    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 09

Blockbuster sale going on now until Sunday at...

Blockbuster sale going on now until Sunday at Le Shae Boutique on Haverford Ave

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Blockbuster sale going on now until Sunday at Le Shae Boutique on Haverford Ave
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 09

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Spak ...

West Philly's Own @SpakGroup is HIRING again! This time we are looking for a Laborer / Entry Level carpenter. Starting at $17.50 / Hour. Come build amazing projects like the @presalliancephl 2017 award winning Larchwood Flats located @ Malcolm X Park in West Philly. For more information click here: https://philadelphia.craigslist.org/…/full-time-l…/637964886

    Spak Group
    West Philly's Own @SpakGroup is HIRING again! This time we are looking for a Laborer / Entry Level carpenter. Starting at $17.50 / Hour. Come build amazing projects like the @presalliancephl 2017...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 09

Streets Dept Bagged Leaf Recycle Program http...

Streets Dept Bagged Leaf Recycle Program http://www.philadelphiastreets.com/images/uploads/general/2017_Leaf_Booklet_Final.pdf

    http://www.philadelphiastreets.com

Nov 09

Nov 09

  • T-Shirt Book Report

    Mrs. Burris is asking for $176.67:
    My students need supplies in order to create their living book report they get to wear and then keep!
    Edward Heston Elementary School Comment

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