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Friends of Kirkbride Elementary shared Our Ci...

Hello all! We wanted to invite anyone interested to a livestream of the People's School Board Townhall (organized by the Our City Our Schools Coalition that was instrumental in regaining local control of our schools last fall), hosted by Friends of Vare-Washington. Here are the details: South Philly Watch Party -- People's School Board Town Hall Wednesday, Jan 31, 6:30-8:30pm Lilypad, 1234 S Broad Street RSVP at https://actionnetwork.org/events/south-philly-watch-party This is a great opportunity to connect our local efforts to assist neighborhood schools to a larger conversation about the future of public education in Philadelphia, so we hope to see you there!

    The People's School Board Town Hall: Building a People's Vison
    Join us on Wednesday January 31st at 6:30PM for the People's School Board Town Hall, where we discuss together who should be on our next school board and...
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Tomorrow! During our community session with t...

Tomorrow! During our community session with the Philadelphia Parking Authority, every resident from the community will get an opportunity to sit with a representative from the Philadelphia Parking Authority to ask questions and address their concerns as well. They will have laptops on hand so that they can look up your information as well. At the conclusion of this session, the community will come together at a later date to create some reforms for Parking Authority that we will send to the Mayor, City Council, and the Philadelphia Parking Authority. This will be a community-driven Initiative. I honestly believe that the Philadelphia Parking Authority has contributed to the high poverty rate here in Philadelphia and it must be addressed. See you guys on Tuesday.

    Unity In The Community
    Tomorrow! During our community session with the Philadelphia Parking Authority, every resident from the community will get an opportunity to sit with a representative from the Philadelphia Parking...
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Soccer Shots, a soccer clinic for children ag...

Soccer Shots, a soccer clinic for children ages 2-8, which teaches introductory soccer skills as well as character words such as teamwork, patience and courage. Our winter season is open for registration and set to start the beginning of January. See below for local options: Lilypad (1234 South Broad Street) 8 week season- $88.00 Friday, January 12th- March 2nd, 2018 10:40 am- ages 2-3 11:20 am- ages 2-3 EOM Athletic Association (144 Moore St.) 10 week season- $125.00 Thursday, January 11th- March 15th, 2018 4:00 pm- ages 5-7 4:45 pm- age 2 5:20 pm- age 3-4 Guerin Rec Community Center (16th and Jackson St.) 10 week season- $125.00 Saturday January 6th- March 10th, 2018 9:30 am- ages 3-4 10:10 am- age 2 10:45 am- age 2 11:20 am- age 4.5-6 Registration is open and spots are filling up: www.soccershots.org/philadelphia

    Philadelphia, PA - Soccer Shots
    Soccer Shots is an engaging children's soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children's lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards.
    https://www.soccershots.org

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    1-100AMP SERVICE,20 SPACE PANEL,1-ADDITIONAL SMOKE/CO DETECTOR,2-INSTALL SMOKE DETECTOR,INSTALL 2-INT AND 1-EXT FIXTURE,3-DEDICATED RECPT AND REPLACE A SWITCH AND RECEPT AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT) ALL WORK DONE BY FISHING ONLY

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    FOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS WITH A PARTIAL CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY CLASSIFICATION FROM GROUP R-2 MULTI-FAMILY TO GROUP M RETAIL GROCERY STORE ON A PORTION OF THE FIRST FLOOR OF A RECENTLY-CONSTRUCTED SIX (6) STORY STRUCTURE PRIMARILY USED AS MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, AS PER PLANS; SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL MEP/FSP WORK; BUILDING IS FULLY SPRINKLERED AS PER NFPA 13; NO SIGNS ON THIS PERMIT.

    1221-31 S BROAD ST Issued January 18, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13, USING A NEW 2" FIRE SERVICE LINE, AND 4" BACKFLOW, FOR A NEW, THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE TO BE USED AS MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, AS PER PLANS.

    1340-48 S 13TH ST Issued January 18, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    1329 WHARTON ST Issued January 18, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    1424 WHARTON ST Issued January 18, 2018 Comment

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FYI Philly - So much good food this week you'll burst!

1617 East Passyunk Avenue

1408 South 12th Street

1623 East Passyunk Avenue

1615 East Passyunk Avenue

1046 Tasker Street

1537 South 11th Street

1911 East Passyunk Avenue

1837 East Passyunk Avenue

1535 South 11th Street

1838 East Passyunk Avenue

1927 East Passyunk Avenue

1520 East Passyunk Avenue

1646 East Passyunk Avenue

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201 North 17th Street

#3 Laurel: French

401 E City Ave

59 West Lancaster Ave

205 Race St

47 S Main St

1510 Sansom St

740 S. 4th Street

431 N. 62nd Street

469 W. Pike Street

    FYI Philly: Where the foodies go to eat!
    This weekend on FYI Philly, we visit the neighborhood that has become a foodie's paradise... home to an astounding 13 of Philadelphia Magazine's picks for 50 best restaurants. Sushi is really on a roll; we sample the options in the city and the suburbs.
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During our community session with the Philade...

During our community session with the Philadelphia Parking Authority, every resident from the community will get an opportunity to sit with a representative from the Philadelphia Parking Authority to ask questions and address their concerns as well. They will have laptops on hand so that they can look up your information as well. At the conclusion of this session, the community will come together at a later date to create some reforms for Parking Authority that we will send to the Mayor, City Council, and the Philadelphia Parking Authority. This will be a community-driven Initiative. I honestly believe that the Philadelphia Parking Authority has contributed to the high poverty rate here in Philadelphia and it must be addressed. See you guys on Tuesday.

    Unity In The Community
    During our community session with the Philadelphia Parking Authority, every resident from the community will get an opportunity to sit with a representative from the Philadelphia Parking Authority to...
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Do you guys know if Philly still has the free...

Do you guys know if Philly still has the free camera deal where you get cameras for free on your house?

    Newbold Civic Association
    Newbold Civic Association. 357 likes · 3 talking about this. NCA is a neighborhood civic association in South Philadelphia covering Broad to 18th and...
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    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ADDITION (2ND AND 3RD FLOORS) AND FOR THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE ABOVE THE 3RD FLOOR. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION. FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    1415 MORRIS ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 100AMP PANEL, 30 RECEPTACLES, 11 LIGHT FIXTURES, 21 SWITCHES, 7 SMOKE DETECTORS & 3 CO DETECTOR REPLACE ON AN EXISTING 100AMP SERVICE AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    1634 S 15TH ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
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    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND WIRE THROUGHT OUTLETS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, GFCI, SMOKE DETECTOR AS PER NEC CODE 2008 NORTH DISTRICT

    1428 WHARTON ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
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    FOR THE REMOVAL OF REAR TRELLACE (REPLACEMENT WILL REQUIER ADDITIONAL BUILDING AND ZONING PERMITS) REMOVAL AND REPLACEMENT OF REAR CMU FENCEWALL ON EXISTING FOOTER WITH LIKE IN KIND MATERIALS NO CHANGE IN SIZE OR LOCATION TO RESOLVE CASE 564440 ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE 564440.

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Jan 15

MLK Day Service Challenge - see below for det...

MLK Day Service Challenge - see below for details. Pro tip - dog poop and bandit signs freeze for easy removal in this weather. SERVICE OPPORTUNITY! This weekend we celebrate the life and leadership of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King was assassinated at the age of 39 on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, TN. To honor Dr. King's legacy, EPBN is holding the MLK Day Service Challenge. By the end of today, your goal is to reach 39 points by doing any/all of the following: 1 point for picking up litter (1 pt = 1 piece of litter) 3 points for removing a bandit sign 3 points for telling a friend/neighbor about the challenge 5 points for picking up dog poop (not your own) 5 points for filing a 311 report 5 points for greeting a stranger 15 points for cleaning up a vacant lot Comment here with your final score and you will be entered into a drawing to receive 2 EPBN pint glasses.

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Jan 15

On October 26th, 1967, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther...

On October 26th, 1967, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. came to Philadelphia and he visited Barratt Junior High School (now Gw Childs Elementary) in South Philadelphia.

    MLK: What is Your Life's Blueprint?
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 1967 speech at the Barratt Junior High School in Philadelphia. Here, he speaks to students about being the best people they can be, regardless of their status in life.
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Jan 13

SERVICE OPPORTUNITY! This weekend we celebra...

SERVICE OPPORTUNITY! This weekend we celebrate the life and leadership of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King was assassinated at the age of 39 on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, TN. To honor Dr. King's legacy, EPBN is holding the MLK Day Service Challenge. Between now and Monday night, your goal is to reach 39 points by doing any/all of the following: 1 point for picking up litter (1 pt = 1 piece of litter) 3 points for removing a bandit sign 3 points for telling a friend/neighbor about the challenge 5 points for picking up dog poop (not your own) 5 points for filing a 311 report 5 points for greeting a stranger 15 points for cleaning up a vacant lot Comment here with your final score and you will be entered into a drawing to receive 2 EPBN pint glasses. For more information on Dr. King's life and legacy, visit the King Center website below. Thank you!

    The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change
    Share your dream now and visit the King Center Digital Archive to see more than 10,000 documents from Martin Luther King's personal collection and from the civil rights movement!
    http://www.thekingcenter.org

Jan 12

Our Women's History Month celebration is slow...

Our Women's History Month celebration is slowly approaching and we need your help.Would you happen to know a woman that is doing great things in the community, the business sector or the world in general? If so please nominate them for our Women's History Month Celebration and tell us why they should be honored. You can inbox, DM or email us at unityinthecommunity13@gmail.com . We look forward to your nomination.

    Unity In The Community
    Our Women's History Month celebration is slowly approaching and we need your help.Would you happen to know a woman that is doing great things in the community, the business sector or the world in...
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Jan 12

New BYOB Alert: Burrata Is in the Works in South Philly

South Philly neighbors mourning August, the Italian BYOB that sat in the cozy corner spot at 13th and Wharton from 2003 to 2017, might be in luck. The building is getting a new tenant and it’s another Italian BYOB, this one named Burrata.

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Restaurants run in the family. Furxhiu’s older brother, Florian, is taking some heat for his upcoming taco shop, opening at Broad and Lombard on January 20. People aren’t happy with the name he chose: Illegal Tacos.

    New BYOB Alert: Burrata Is in the Works in South Philly
    South Philly neighbors mourning August, the Italian BYOB that sat in the cozy corner spot at 13th and Wharton from 2003 to 2017, might be in luck. The building is getting a new tenant and it's another Italian BYOB, this one named Burrata.
    https://philly.eater.com

Jan 12

Newbold CDC shared Horizon House, Inc's photo...

    Horizon House, Inc
    Flu has entered into our region. And we are all wondering what we can do to prevent ourselves from getting sick. Horizon House is committed to building healthy people, healthy communities - please...
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