2 hours ago

  • Flexibility Makes for Comfort in Reading!

    Ms. Oiler is asking for $995.79:
    My students need crates in which cushions will be added to make a comfortable seat, storage bins to make reading boats, bean bag seats for comfort, and soft spots to sit to use on chairs!
    First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School Comment

19 hours ago

Summer Jobs

Information session at the CDC on April 25th, 6 to 8 PM.  See flyer below.

    Summer Jobs
    Information session at the CDC on April 25th, 6 to 8 PM. See flyer below.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

20 hours ago

Op-ed from John Buffington

Let’s Reverse Trumpery

    Op-ed from John Buffington
    Representative John Taylor has decided to retire, so this year's election for the 177th Pennsylvania House District Seat is the one and only time that Democrats have a good opportunity to rise up in their righteous anger and deliver a stinging blow to Trumpery, gerrymandering, global warming, fracking, gun violence, misogyny, and compulsory pregnancy.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

26 hours ago

  • Engaged Hands-on Learning!

    Ms. Small is asking for $429.78:
    My students need hands on manipulatives to help them better understand content taught and to keep them engaged!
    First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School Comment

39 hours ago

Coming up on Wednesday!

Coming up on Wednesday!

    Frankford CDC
    Coming up on Wednesday!
    https://www.facebook.com

42 hours ago

Frankford CDC shared City of Philadelphia JOB...

    City of Philadelphia JOBS
    City of Philadelphia JOBS added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

44 hours ago

Can You Be A “Turning Point” In A Child’s Life?

Do you have space in your home and your heart for a foster child? Could you be a foster parent – full or part-time or on an emergency basis? This is the question that Latasha Myers and Marcus Wing, Resource Home Coordinators, at Turning Points for Children are asking us to consider. Their “job”, but it is so much than a job, is to build stronger families, giving them and the community a foundation for a brighter future.

    Can You Be A "Turning Point" In A Child's Life?
    Do you have space in your home and your heart for a foster child? Could you be a foster parent - full or part-time or on an emergency basis? This is the question that Latasha Myers and Marcus Wing, Resource Home Coordinators, at Turning Points for Children are asking us to consider.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

Tartaglione Brings Home the Bucks to Post 224

On Saturday April 14th, State Senator Tina Tartaglione presented a check for $100,000 to the Lloyd C. Wilson American Legion Post 224 for the renovation of the Post building.

    Tartaglione Brings Home the Bucks to Post 224
    On Saturday April 14th, State Senator Tina Tartaglione presented a check for $100,000 to the Lloyd C. Wilson American Legion Post 224 for the renovation of the Post building. In introducing Senator Tartaglione, Commander Guy Lewis stated, "This lady has been loyal, dependable, unwavering advocate for the citizens of Pennsylvania, especially those of the 2nd (Senate) District, which includes East Frankford.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

5 days ago

  • OPERATIONS PERMIT

    HOTWORKS: WELDING/CUTTING/SOLDERING/GRINDING/TORCH WORK - PERMIT EXPIRES:04/18/2019

    4520-40 WORTH ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL KITCHEN SINK (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    4639-41 DITMAN ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Excited to celebrate fellow CDCs and communit...

Excited to celebrate fellow CDCs and community leaders! #PACDCGala


5 days ago

Frankford NAC Approves 4943 Penn

At the Frankford NAC zoning meeting on April 12th the board heard the following cases:

    Frankford NAC Approves 4943 Penn
    At the Frankford NAC zoning meeting on April 12th the board heard the following cases: 4943 Penn Street - PERMIT FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (4 UNITS) WIHTIN AN EXISITING DETACHED STRUCTURE. It was approved. The plans were updated.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

6 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE PIPING IN CRAWL SPACE SANITARY AND SEGMENT OF WATER PIPING (COMMERCIAL)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    4371 WALN ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

6 days ago

6 days ago

Please note the date change for the second bu...

Please note the date change for the second business development workshop. The session on grants for nonprofits will be held TOMORROW, April 19, from 6-8PM. See you there!


Apr 18

Apr 17

TOMORROW at Northeast Boys and Girls Club, 17...

TOMORROW at Northeast Boys and Girls Club, 1709 Kinsey St.


Apr 17

Lead Awareness is Something You Need in Frankford

With our vintage housing stock, you should be aware of the hazards of lead in your home.  Come to the event at the Boys and Girls Club on April 18th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM.  See details below.

    Lead Awareness is Something You Need in Frankford
    With our vintage housing stock, you should be aware of the hazards of lead in your home. Come to the event at the Boys and Girls Club on April 18th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. See details below.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 17

Heart & Soul Skills Challenge

Sunday, April 22

    Heart & Soul Skills Challenge
    In place of our Annual FREE Camp, The Jahri Evans Foundation will partner with The Philadelphia Soul and Simons Heart to sponsor a Punt, Pass and Kick Event at Frankford High School Field, Large and Dryer Streets. All information is on flier! Please register ahead at Jahrievans.com or www.philadelphiaSoul.com/Frankford.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 16

#Repost @jahrievansdotcom ・・・ ***ATTENTION**...

#Repost @jahrievansdotcom ・・・ ***ATTENTION*** In place of our Annual FREE Camp, The Jahri Evans Foundation will partner with The Philadelphia Soul and Simons Heart to sponsor a Punt, Pass and Kick Event at Frankford High School Field Large and Dryer Street on Sunday April 22, 2018 from 9am - 12pm. All information is on flier! Please register ahead at Jahrievans.com or www.philadelphiaSoul.com/Frankford. This is a FREE event in place of The Jahri Evans Annual FREE Camp!!! please spread the word and repost thanks!


Apr 16

Apr 15

Squeaky Wheel Residents Get Some Attention

The 4600 block of Griscom Street has its problems.

    Squeaky Wheel Residents Get Some Attention
    Department of Street Commissioner, Donald Carlton, came out to do a tour of Griscom Street on April 11th. Raymond Gant, of the Ray of Hope Project , contacted him. He took pictures and made a list of problems in the 4600 blocks of Griscom and Penn Streets.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 15

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    PARTIAL WIRE RECEPTS, LIGHTS, SWITCHES, FIXTURES, SMOKE/CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    4639-41 DITMAN ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment

Apr 14

No It is Not Frankford

The major media in this city seems to be getting worse.

    No It is Not Frankford
    They do not seem to know the city anymore. Philadelphia has a lot of neighborhoods and to a newcomer, that can be confusing but if you are in the news business, you better know where you are when you do a story. The story below is about a stabbing at Tyson and Frankford Avenues.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 14

Apr 14

Apr 13

REMINDER!!!! The Free Library system will be...

REMINDER!!!! The Free Library system will be closed on Wednesday, April 18 for staff development. Normal hours will resume on Thursday, April 19.

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia), Philadelphia, PA. 158 likes · 2 talking about this · 247 were here. Library
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 13

Apr 13

  • 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:NO STUCCO! INSTALL 60' OF 6' HIGH CHAIN LINK FENCE DOWN SIDE C/W 4634 DITMAN ST.

    4632-34 DITMAN ST Issued April 11, 2018 Comment

Apr 12

American Revolution Landmark House in Frankford Safe for Now

It’s Time to Save This Piece of History

    American Revolution Landmark House in Frankford Safe for Now
    Hidden City Philadelphia ran a story yesterday (at this link) that the The Worrel-Winter House at 1548 Adams Avenue would be going to Sheriff Sale in May, unless some action was taken to prevent that.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 12

NAC Service Briefing I’m Lead Awareness next ...

NAC Service Briefing I’m Lead Awareness next week, Wednesday, April 18, 5:30-7:30 PM at the Boys and Girls Club, 1709 Kinsey St.


Apr 12

Frankford 7-11 Shut Down

Customers today, encountered the doors of the 7-11 store at 5028-34 Frankford Avenue closed and locked.

    Frankford 7-11 Shut Down
    The candy striped sign on the door said the business license has been revoked for tax reasons by the city. The word on the street says there is more to it. So far, there has been no comment from the 7-11 Corporate office.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 11

the facade improvements at Frankford Beverage...

the facade improvements at Frankford Beverage Inc aren’t even done yet, and it’s already poppin! So excited about this project with the Storefront Improvement Program and our Neighborhood Partnership program funding.


Apr 11

Robbery 1601 Walnut St DC 18 09 012542

Homicide 4500 Melrose St DC 17 15 003410 - Duration: 3:34. PhiladelphiaPolice 26,490 views

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Robbery 1601 Walnut St DC 18 09 012542

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 25,167 views

Aggravated Assaut Shooting 4401 N 5th St DC# 13 25 075033 - Duration: 2:35. PhiladelphiaPolice 39,495 views

Assault 801 S Broad St DC 15 03 042384 - Duration: 3:08. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,457 views

Robbery 2210 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 011775 - Duration: 2:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 176 views

Shooting Incident 1371 N 76th St DC 18 19 024823 - Duration: 2:09. PhiladelphiaPolice 676 views

Fraud 7119 Rising Sun Ave 9475 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 010563 DC 18 08 004077 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 46 views

Fraud 7119 Rising Sun Ave 9475 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 010563 DC 18 08 004077 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 46 views

Vandalism 3200 block of Memphis St DC 18 24 026446 - Duration: 2:01. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,700 views

Commercial Robbery 3705 Germantown Ave DC 18 25 025396 - Duration: 2:14. PhiladelphiaPolice 196 views

Commercial Burglary 3020 S Broad St DC 18 01 007811 - Duration: 2:16. PhiladelphiaPolice 97 views

Burglary 1325 N 15th St DC 18 22 0241199 - Duration: 1:28. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,727 views

    Robbery 1601 Walnut St DC 18 09 012542
    On March 30, 2018, at 2:25 pm, an unknown black female entered Rag N Bone retail store located at 1601 Walnut Street and selected several items and attempted to leave the store without paying for the merchandise. When an employee attempted to stop the suspect, the suspect sprayed MACE on the employee then fled the area with the items valued at $2,775.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Apr 10

Community Health Fair

Coming up on May 3rd at Harding Middle School from 12:30 to 4:00 PM.  Everyone is invited.

    Community Health Fair
    Coming up on May 3rd at Harding Middle School from 12:30 to 4:00 PM. Everyone is invited. *BLOOD PRESSURE TESTING* HIV TESTING * ASTHMA SCREENING * DIABETES * STROKE AWARENESS * FITNESS ADVENTURE...
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 10

Theft 1700 Melon St DC 18 09 012789

Homicide 4500 Melrose St DC 17 15 003410 - Duration: 3:34. 26,490 views

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Theft 1700 Melon St DC 18 09 012789

Arson 456 N 5th St DC 18 06 011377 - Duration: 2:11. PhiladelphiaPolice 79 views

Aggravated Assaut Shooting 4401 N 5th St DC# 13 25 075033 - Duration: 2:35. 39,495 views

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. 25,167 views

Aggravated Assault 4800 N Broad St DC# 13 35 047639 - Duration: 2:48. PhiladelphiaPolice 94,933 views

Robbery 2210 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 011775 - Duration: 2:53. 176 views

Assault 801 S Broad St DC 15 03 042384 - Duration: 3:08. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,457 views

Aggravated Assault 6757 N 5th St DC 17 35 090484 - Duration: 2:51. PhiladelphiaPolice 6,475 views

Shooting 3100 N 6th St DC 15 25 029442 - Duration: 2:29. 10,064 views

Shooting 1600 S 24th Street DC# 13-17-001006 - Duration: 1:39. PhiladelphiaPolice 16,095 views

Shooting 801 W Indiana Ave DC#13 25 091320 - Duration: 1:59. 77,621 views

Commercial Robbery 5540 N 5th St DC 17 35 67761 - Duration: 4:53. 4,378 views

Robbery Shooting 7228 Ogontz Ave DC#13 14 064873 - Duration: 3:28. PhiladelphiaPolice 164,539 views

    Theft 1700 Melon St DC 18 09 012789
    On March 31, 2018, at 2:49 pm, an unknown black male was captured on surveillance video on the 1700 block of Melon Street approaching a private residence taking a delivered package from the complainants step then leaves the area. Suspect Description: Black male in his 30 years-of-age, 5'8", medium build, wearing a green knit hat, light colored jacket, and jeans.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Apr 10

Simpson Recreation Center News

LIFEGUARDS ARE NEEDED FOR THE SUMMER OF 2018!

    Simpson Recreation Center News
    Lifeguard screenings and Remedial Swimming Pickett Swimming Pool Mastery Campus Wayne & Chelten Avenue Monday - Thursday 4:30 - 8:30 PM Lincoln Swimming Pool Lincoln High School Rowland & Shelmire Street Monday - Thursday 7:30 - 8:30 PM Lifeguard classes are forming NOW! Summer Camp Registration is now open, registration takes place Monday-Friday from 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

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