8 hours ago

West Oak Lane Library shared Campaign For Wor...

Tax season is open! This nonprofit is working with Philadelphia residents to help them better understand their taxes and to file them properly. Free tax preparation!

    Campaign For Working Families, Inc.
    We Need You! For working families, a full tax refund can be a real boost. Be the change you want to see and become a certified volunteer. Get details now at goo.gl/4nY8cK
    http://www.facebook.com

19 hours ago

🎮The West Oak Lane Youth Council wants to sta...

🎮The West Oak Lane Youth Council wants to start a gamer club and we are looking for any new or gently used games and/or game consoles or controllers that can be donated to our library. Xbox, Play Station or WII any of these items will be greatly appreciated. See Shelly our DRS or Miss Irene for drop offs. 🎮

    West Oak Lane Library
    West Oak Lane Library, Philadelphia, PA. 433 likes. Show your appreciation for your local library - become a fan of West Oak Lane today! Want your updates in 140 characters or less? Check out our...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Would you like to see something like this in ...

Would you like to see something like this in Northwest Philadelphia?

    Building Synergy: South Philadelphia Community Health and Literacy Center | HCD Magazine
    South Philadelphia Community Health and Literacy Center represents a new chapter for three organizations serving South Philadelphia. Designed by VSBA Architects & Planners (Philadelphia), the new 96,000-square-foot building replaces three 1960s-era structures-a public health clinic, a branch of the Free Library, and a recreation center-that existed separately on the site.
    http://www.healthcaredesignmagazine.com

3 days ago

Check out author events in Philly!

Check out author events in Philly!

    A literary winter: Your guide to Philly author events and book clubs
    Welcome to Broad Street Review - an arts and culture website for thinking people with strong opinions. Since its launch in 2005, BSR has sought to promote the exchange of viewpoints rather than any particular point of view.
    http://www.broadstreetreview.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

E-gadget help Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:...

E-gadget help Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00-2:00 p.m. Alex will be at a table in the adult area to help you with any questions about your phone or tablet.

    West Oak Lane Library
    E-gadget help Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00-2:00 p.m. Alex will be at a table in the adult area to help you with any questions about your phone or tablet.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 13

Jan 13

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100A SERVICE 32 SPACE PANEL, (6) REDISTRIBUTE OVER LOAD, REPLACE (5) SWITCHES, FISHING 4 GFCI'S & REPLACE (3) & REPLACE (2) EXT LIGHTS, COMBO SMOKE/CO DETECTORS 1 3 SMOKE BATTERY OPERATED AS PER NEC 2008 NORTH DISTRICT

    735 E UPSAL ST Issued January 11, 2018 Comment

Jan 12

Join the team at West Oak Lane!

Join the team at West Oak Lane!

    Careers and Other Opportunities: LEAP Afterschool Leader
    LEAP Afterschool Leader: ASL Part-time Temporary Afterschool Leaders (ASLs) provide homework help, technology support, program development, and mentoring for those who attend the Free Library of Philadelphia's LEAP afterschool program. The position is part-time seasonal temporary work with a pay rate of $17.00 per hour, 16 hours per week (4 weekdays, and 4 hours on Saturdays when LEAP is in session).
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

Jan 12

West Oak Lane Library shared Joseph E. Colema...

    Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library
    Community Ambassador - 3 month temporary position March - May 2018 The North Central Community Council is seeking 3 Community Ambassadors to serve the neighborhoods of Germantown/Nicetown, Logan/Oak...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 09

January Business programs downtown at Parkway...

January Business programs downtown at Parkway Central - https://libwww.freelibrary.org/programs/bric/

    West Oak Lane Library
    January Business programs downtown at Parkway Central - https://libwww.freelibrary.org/programs/bric/
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 03

Help Pennpacker Elementary reahab the playgro...

Help Pennpacker Elementary reahab the playground. Voting starts January 5-January 31. 1 vote per email a day.

    West Oak Lane Library
    Help Pennpacker Elementary reahab the playground. Voting starts January 5-January 31. 1 vote per email a day.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 02

How and where to get rid of your Christmas tree in Philly

Washington Lane and Ardleigh

This article has 26 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

3901 N Delaware Avenue

5100 Grays Avenue

2601 West Glenwood Avenue

3033 South 63rd Street

Domino Lane and Umbria Street

State Road and Ashburner Street

66th and Haverford Avenue

1400 Cottman - Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec Center)

1400 Cottman - Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec Center)

54th and Woodbine Avenue

2901 Princeton Avenue (Mayfair Rec Center)

43rd and Powelton Avenue

Cathedral and Ridge Avenue

7901 Ridgeway Street (Fox Chase Rec Center)

72nd and Buist Avenue

8101 Bustleton Avenue

Broad & Christian Street

2900 Comly Road (Palmer Playground)

20th and Hartranft Street

Fisher and Ogontz Avenue

7231 Torresdale Avenue (Russo Park)

15th and Bigler Street

5th and Chelten Avenue (water reservoir)

Intersection of Wayne Avenue and Logan Street

Corinthian and Poplar Street

Castor and Foulkrod Street

    How and where to get rid of your Christmas tree in Philly
    The gifts have been opened, the pies have been consumed, and 2017 has come and gone-the only sign of the holidays remaining is that glorious Christmas tree. While they bring Christmas cheer to many households for a few weeks, by January they're just in the way.
    https://philly.curbed.com

Jan 01

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Dec 28

Christmas Tree Recycling Program in Philadelphia

Washington Ln. & Ardleigh

This article has 26 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

3033 S. 63rd Street

2601 W. Glenwood Avenue

Domino Lane & Umbria Street

5100 Grays Avenue

State Road & Ashburner Street

3901 N. Delaware Avenue

66th & Haverford Ave.

1400 Cottman - Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec.)

1400 Cottman - Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec.)

54th & Woodbine Ave.

2901 Princeton Ave. (Mayfair Rec.)

43rd & Powelton Ave.

Cathedral & Ridge Ave.

7901 Ridgeway St. (Fox Chase Rec.)

72nd & Buist Ave.

8101 Bustleton Ave.

Broad & Christian St.

2900 Comly Rd. - Palmer Playground

20th & Hartranft St.

Fisher & Ogontz Ave.

7231 Torresdale Ave. - Russo Park

15th & Bigler St.

5th & Chelten Ave. (water reservoir)

Intersection of Wayne Ave & Logan St.

Corinthian & Poplar St.

Castor & Foulkrod St.

    Christmas Tree Recycling Program in Philadelphia
    The Philadelphia Streets Department has announced its Residential Christmas Tree Recycling Program. It will run from Tuesday, January 2nd to Saturday, January 13th. Residents who wish to drop off their trees to be recycled may take them to the Streets Department Sanitation Convenience Centers, open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    http://6abc.com

Dec 27

West Oak Lane Library shared Logan Branch Lib...

    Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Logan Youth Poetry Open Mic in Partnership with the Drop the Mic
    http://www.facebook.com

Dec 27

Philadelphia Announces When, Where They Will Be Collecting Christmas Trees As Part Of Recycling Program

Washington Lane and Ardleigh Street

This article has 18 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

3033 South 63rd Street

2601 West Glenwood Avenue

Domino Lane & Umbria Street

5100 Grays Avenue

State Road & Ashburner Street

3901 North Delaware Avenue

66th Street and Haverford Avenue

54th Street and Woodbine Avenue

43rd Street and Powelton Avenue

72nd Street and Buist Avenue

Seminole Street and Gravers Lane

Cathedral Road and Ridge Avenue

Lowber Avenue and Upsal Street

Fifth Street and Chelten Avenue

Foulkrod Street and Castor Avenue

Pennway Street and Cottman Avenue (Jardel Recreation Center)

Ridgeway Street and Rockwell Avenue (Fox Chase Recreation Center)

Wayne Avenue and Logan Street

    Philadelphia Announces When, Where They Will Be Collecting Christmas Trees As Part Of Recycling Program
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The city of Philadelphia has announced when and where they'll be collecting Christmas Trees for disposal as part of their annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program. The Streets Department says the city's Tree Recycling Program will run Tuesday, Jan. 2 through Saturday, Jan. 13 from 8 a.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Dec 26

Recycle your Christmas tree in Philly: How, where and when to do it

Washington Ln. and Ardleigh

This article has 25 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

3033 S. 63rd St.

Domino Lane and Umbria St.

State Road and Ashburner St.

2601 W. Glenwood Ave.

5100 Grays Ave.

3901 N. Delaware Ave.

66th and Haverford Ave.

54th and Woodbine Ave.

43rd and Powelton Ave.

72nd and Buist Ave.

Broad and Christian St.

20th and Hartranft St.

15th and Bigler St.

Corinthian and Poplar St.

Cathedral and Ridge Ave.

Fisher and Ogontz Ave.

5th and Chelten Ave.

Castor and Foulkrod St.

1400 Cottman

2901 Princeton Ave.

7901 Ridgeway St.

8101 Bustleton Ave.

2900 Comly Rd. – Palmer Playground

7231 Torresdale Ave. – Russo Park

Wayne Ave. and Logan St.

    Recycle your Christmas tree in Philly: How, where and when to do it
    As part of the 29th annual Residential Christmas Tree Recycling Program, the Philadelphia Streets Department wants you to please not trash that fir you so carefully decorated after it was chopped down. Per Streets, recycling Christmas trees cuts down on the major additional waste that goes through the city systems around the holidays.
    https://billypenn.com

Dec 24

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INSTALL 16 X 10 DECK IN REAR YARD. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR DECKS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES.

    6471 ARDLEIGH ST Issued December 22, 2017 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    INSTALL 16 X 10 DECK IN REAR YARD. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR DECKS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES.

    6471 ARDLEIGH ST Issued December 22, 2017 Comment

Dec 23

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    REMOVAL AND CLOSURE OF TWO (2) 1,000 GALLON, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK (UST) USED TO STORE #2 HEATING OIL. ALL WORK TO BE CONDUCTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS. A COPY OF THE UST CLOSURE REPORT WILL PREPARED AND SUBMITTED AT PROJECT COMPLETION.

    1300-20 E JOHNSON ST Issued December 20, 2017 Comment

Dec 22

Special thanks to our WOL friends group for a...

Special thanks to our WOL friends group for all your help making thisa great holiday for the patrons and staff.

    West Oak Lane Library
    Special thanks to our WOL friends group for all your help making thisa great holiday for the patrons and staff.
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 16

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE OR REPAIR HOUSE PA20173481155 "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"

    6474 MILTON ST Issued December 14, 2017 Comment

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Dec 14

Looking for local artists residing n the West...

Looking for local artists residing n the West Oak Lane neighborhood who would like to display their paintings, drawings, or smaller two dimensional works in the library. Contact Miss Irene if you're interested. We are currently displaying the paintings of neighborhood artist Charles Keenan.

    West Oak Lane Library
    West Oak Lane Library, Philadelphia, PA. 436 likes. Show your appreciation for your local library - become a fan of West Oak Lane today! Want your updates in 140 characters or less? Check out our...
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 13

Dec 12

West Oak Lane Library shared Councilmember He...

Do you have children in public school? Let your voice be heard.

    Northwest Community Town Hall on Education
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 10

Dec 05

PHILADELPHIA SECOND ALARMER SERVICE RUNS NOVE...

PHILADELPHIA SECOND ALARMER SERVICE RUNS NOVEMBER 2017 Nov 1 Fire Academy Haz Mat Training Nov 1 Box 6386 Large & Hellerman St Nov 2 Box 1649 G St & Westmoreland St Nov 3 Box 7724 15th & Cecil B. Moore Ave Nov 3 Fire Academy Haz Mat Training Nov 6 Fire Academy Haz Mat Training Nov 7 Box 8127 Wayne Ave & Manheim St 2 ALARMS Nov 7 Fire Academy Haz Mat Training Nov 8 Box 4551 24th & Lehigh Ave Nov 9 Box 2478 Emerald & Tioga St Nov 10 Box 2139 22nd & Mifflin St Nov 10 Box 1245 58th & Hoffman St Nov 11 Box 1993 57th & Spruce St Nov 12 Police Academy Wreaths for The Fallen Nov 13 Box 959 2nd & Grange St Nov 14 Fire Academy FSP # 34 Class Presentation Nov 14 Box 8186 Royal & Seymour St Nov 15 Box 6369 Stenton Ave & Duvall St Nov 15 Box 429 Kensington Ave & Somerset St Nov 15 Box 4632 20th & Venango St Nov 16 Box 4228 56th & Thomas Ave Nov 18 Box 4566 7th & Erie Ave Nov 18 Box 1350 42nd & Girard Ave Nov 18 Box 1895 Old York Rd & Rockland St Nov 19 Pennsylvania Ave & Spring Garden St Nov 19 Engine 7 Ladder 10 Station BVR Training Nov 19 Box 7142 Wigard & Keiffer St Fatal Fire Nov 20 Local 22 Widows Turkey Baskets Nov 21 Box 1996 60th & Spruce St Fatal Fire Nov 21 61st & Washington Ave Barricaded Person Nov 21 Box 6121 41st& Brown St Nov 22 Box 4571 7th & Sedgley Ave Nov 22 Box 4381 53rd & Spruce St Fatal Fire Nov 23 Box-2182 D St & Westmoreland St Nov 23 Box 7748 24th & Oxford St Nov 23 Pennsylvania Ave & Spring Garden St Philadelphia Marathon Nov 24 Box 6164 Wister St & Stenton Ave Nov 24 Box 2117 11th & Wharton St Nov 24 City Hall Tree Lighting Ceremony Nov 25 Box 6223 Large & McKinley St Nov 26 Box 6267 Large & Vista St Nov 28 Box 1212 19th & Market St

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    PHILADELPHIA SECOND ALARMER SERVICE RUNS NOVEMBER 2017 Nov 1 Fire Academy Haz Mat Training Nov 1 Box 6386 Large & Hellerman St Nov 2 Box 1649 G St & Westmoreland St...
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Dec 04

Homeowner Stabbed to Death in South Philly Home

Philadelphia police are investigating a deadly stabbing overnight in a home along the 1200 block of Johnson Street in South Philadelphia. The 65-year-old homeowner had a stab wound to the abdomen and was pronounced dead on the scene. NBC10's Pamela Osborne has more on what detectives are saying.

    Homeowner Stabbed to Death in South Philly Home
    Police called to a South Philly home found the front door unlocked and the 65-year-old homeowner stabbed to death on the 2nd floor.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Dec 01

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      1300 Block E. Cliveden St. December 1, 2017 @ 9:26 a.m. Comment

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