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'Whenever it rains, his fire alarm goes off a...

'Whenever it rains, his fire alarm goes off and most of the 1800 block of Broad St. can hear it.'

    The irritating mystery of a Philly politician's oft-triggered fire alarm
    A Redditor suggests that the fire alarm has activated dozens of times this year at state Sen. Larry Farnese's South Philadelphia office. But officials with the fire department and Farnese's office say the alarm has mysteriously sounded just three times this year.
    http://www.phillyvoice.com

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Point Breeze Community Development Corporatio...

When we work together, and run together great things happen. Back on My Feet Philadelphia’s Team Point Breeze in the news.

    Helping the homeless all year long
    Watch the latest video reports from FOX 29 News in Philadelphia.
    http://www.fox29.com

3 hours ago

Please come out today

Please come out today

    Unity In The Community
    Please come out today
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36 hours ago

Unity In The Community added 6 new photos.

On behalf of Unity in the Community and all of the organizations that participated today, we would like to thank each and every person that made our event a success.We were able to feed more than 600 people today from our community.I would like to give a special S/O to Daily Dove Care, DP.BEll & Associates, Pepsi, Giant, Super Fresh, Wawa and a host of others for donating and cooking for our "New Jack Thanksgiving" Initiative today. Thank you again to all of the organizations for playing a role in making this event a success.As we continue to work in the community let's always remember to put the people in our community first. Thank you and God bless.We look forward to hosting this event next year! We had a great turnout!

    Unity In The Community
    Unity In The Community. 1.9K likes. Launched in 2009, Unity in the Community is a non-profit organization dedicated to changing the lives of others in the South Philadelphia area.
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I am looking for 25 brothers that would be wi...

I am looking for 25 brothers that would be willing to take 25 at-risk young males to the 76'ers game from your community.I will provide the tickets, but the young men must be in middle school or high school and they cannot be related to you.The purpose of this is to step outside of our circle and invest in the young men in our community that are on the wrong path.The catch is you must continue to mentor them beyond the game. I would never ask someone to do something that I'm not willing to do, so I am going to select a kid as well. We have to start from somewhere. The game is Wednesday and it's on a first come basis.Men our young brothers need us.Each man must select one kid.

    Unity In The Community
    Unity In The Community. 1,662 likes · 22 talking about this. Launched in 2009, Unity in the Community is a non-profit organization dedicated to changing...
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Newbold CDC shared West Passyunk Neighbors's ...

    West Passyunk Neighbors
    West Passyunk Neighbors. 650 likes · 14 talking about this. WPNA is an RCO where residents and businesses can work together to improve their community. 18th to 25th Streets and Mifflin to Passyunk.
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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 3/4" WATER DIST, INSTALL WATER CLOSET, TUB & LAVY SINK - PA1# 2017-3201840 THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004 -"SELF CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED","ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FT IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    1531 S CARLISLE ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment

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East Point Breeze Neighbors shared Travis Man...

Shout out to our Clean and Green Committee co-chair Amanda Bauman, for her work putting together Point Breeze Day of Service on 11/11/17. These bi-annual days of service connect local high school students from several schools with community leaders for a variety of community service projects in Point Breeze.

    Travis Manion Foundation
    Travis Manion Foundation, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. 24,491 likes · 1,746 talking about this · 717 were here. "If Not Me, Then Who..."
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4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR INTERIOR LEVEL 2 ALTERATIONS TO THE SECOND AND THIRD FLOORS OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE FOR EXISTING DWELLING UNITS AS PER PLANS. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ANY MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

    1514 TASKER ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

4 days ago

Sweet seafood deals on a Saturday night

Ippolito's Seafood at 1300 Dickinson St. 19147

    Sweet seafood deals on a Saturday night
    If you're looking to stock up on fish for the week, take note: the best time to do it is Saturday night. Each week, it turns out, the South Philly retail outlet of Samuels Seafood offers a slew of unbeatable deals.
    https://billypenn.com

4 days ago

Join us as close to 30 community organization...

Join us as close to 30 community organizations come together to feed 1,000 residents from the South Philadelphia community tomorrow.

    Unity In The Community
    Join us as close to 30 community organizations come together to feed 1,000 residents from the South Philadelphia community tomorrow.
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5 days ago

17th Police District: Police Service Area (PSA) 2 Community Monthly Meeting on Tues, 21st Nov @6pm

PPD 17th District - Police Service Area (PSA) 2, Grays Ferry Community monthly meeting with Lt. Jennifer Foster.

Please bring your concerns, questions and most important stay involved to what is going on in the your neighborhood and receive the crime report for Grays Ferry community.

We ALL need to WORK TOGETHER towards having a SAFE neighborhood/community.

Date: Tuesday, November 21st | Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Street (Cafeteria Area), 19145

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

5 days ago

Newbold Civic Association shared West Passyun...

Tomorrow: Help us plant some trees and then celebrate the good deed at Brewery ARS! #winwin

    Fall 2017 Tree Planting
    We will be planting 19 trees on Sat, Nov 18, from 9:30 am - noon. I hope you can help us -- we will need at least 20 volunteers! Please ask your...
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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    TO WIDEN THE OPENING ON FIRST FLOOR REAR WALL OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE AS PERT OF A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.( DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN), NO OTHER WORK INCLUDED IN THIS PERMIT APPLICATION.

    1628 S CARLISLE ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment

5 days ago

We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 peop...

We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 people on Saturday for our New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding.Thank you to each and every person for donating to this cause. We are hosting our final meeting tonight at the Dixon House at 6:00 PM.If you would still like donate please let us know.Thank you and we look forwarding to seeing everyone tonight.

    Unity In The Community
    We are on track to feed close to a 1,000 people on Saturday for our New Jack Thanksgiving Community Feeding.Thank you to each and every person for donating to this cause. We are hosting our final...
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6 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR ALTERATIONS AND RENOVATION IN AN EXISTING TWO (2) FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLANS, ** NO CHANGE IN BUILDING FOOT-PRINT IS PERMITTED IN THIS PERMIT. **

    1419 MOORE ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment
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    REPLACE WATER HEATER

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Nov 15

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center add...

The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will arrive on-site with tables, cooking equipment, speakers and more to create a hands-on cooking demonstration. The Mobile Teaching Kitchen teaches people how to consume more fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains, fewer processed, high-sugar junk food items, how to have the confidence to cook at home, and connects them to the resources that provide access to real, fresh food. The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will be at EPCC on: Tuesday, October 24th: 4:00p – 6:00p Wednesday, November 15th: 4:00p – 6:00p Monday, December 11th: 4:00p – 6:00p Wednesday, January 24th: 4:00p – 6:00p Along with the Mobile Teaching Kitchen, Share Food Program’s Mobile Farm Stand will be onsite. Community members will have the opportunity to pre-order packages through EPCC ($20 for a box of food - meat, eggs and produce- worth $40) which will be available for pick up during Mobile Teaching hours, as well as individual items from the farm stand at discounted prices with SNAP benefit cards, cash or credit cards. To inquire about a pre-order food package, email us at eastpassyunkcrc@gmail.com or call 215-685-0008. For more information about the Vetri Community Partnership please visit: http://vetricommunity.org/ For more information on Share Food Program: https://sharefoodprogram.org/ Cheers to Healthy eating habits!

    Vetri Mobile Teaching Kitchen
    The Mobile Teaching Kitchen will arrive on-site with tables, cooking equipment, speakers and more to create a hands-on cooking demonstration. The Mobile...
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Nov 15

TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, alo...

TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, along with several dozen other Civics in town are gearing up to get the PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Street Trees in the ground this coming Saturday, November 18. We're looking for about 6-8 volunteers to help dig the holes, stick 'em in, and get them good and staked. We've got the supplies, we just need yer muscles. You would need to be available from 9-noon. There's even a post-tree Pizza Party at Brewery ARS, hosted by our friends at Newbold CDC. Either send us a message, or email clean@epbneighbors.org if you're interested. AND! The time has come to apply for next year's trees. PHS has moved their application online, but if you know of a neighbor who needs to do it the old fashioned way on paper, reach out to clean@epbneighbors.org and we can help. Applications are due NOVEMBER 29! Apply here: https://pg-cloud.com/phs/?openform=request-a-tree Let's GREEN THE BREEZE!

    East Point Breeze Neighbors
    TREE NEWS! East Point Breeze Neighbors, along with several dozen other Civics in town are gearing up to get the PHS : Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Street Trees in the ground this coming...
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Nov 15

Nov 14

Making Time presents: Rebolledo at The Dolphin on 12/08/2017 09:00 PM EST

1539 S. Broad Street (at Broad & Tasker)

1539 S. Broad Street (at Broad & Tasker)

    Making Time presents: Rebolledo - Tickets - The Dolphin - Philadelphia, PA - December 8th, 2017
    Since 2000 Dave P has presented and been resident main floor DJ of Philly's Making Time events which have hosted performances from some of the raddest bands from around the world. This May Making Time will be celebrating 17 years of HYPER-RADNESS.
    https://www.ticketfly.com

Nov 14

Newbold Civic Association shared West Passyun...

Are you free this Saturday? Volunteers are still needed.

    Fall 2017 Tree Planting
    We will be planting 19 trees on Sat, Nov 18, from 9:30 am - noon. I hope you can help us -- we will need at least 20 volunteers! Please ask your...
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Nov 14

Let There Be Festive Lights! Must-See Twinkling Spots in Philadelphia

Take a stroll down the 1600 Block of South 13th Street (between Tasker & Morris) and enjoy Philadelphia’s favorite holiday display!

    Let There Be Festive Lights! Must-See Twinkling Spots in Philadelphia
    Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show in Franklin Square Now until December 31 | 4:30 - 8 pm, Sundays - Thursdays, 9 pm on Fridays & Saturdays; final show at 8 pm on December 24 Marvel at more than 50,000 lights as they shimmer, dance, and illuminate the Square to a soundtrack of holiday classics.
    http://campusphilly.org

Nov 14

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center sha...

Join us TOMORROW night!

    Why We Don't Commit Crime: Criminologist Explain The Unexpected!
    We've all got ideas about why people commit crime, but could our ideas be wrong? In this public lecture, four criminologists explain some surprising...
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Nov 14

10 Essential Bakeries for Bread in Philadelphia

Stay tuned because two of the city’s best bread bakers are in the midst of opening retail locations, ready to roll out loaves to customers very soon. Look for Alex Bois’ Lost Bread Co. at 1313 N. Howard Street. Chris DiPiazza of Mighty Bread Co. is setting up shop at 1211 Gerritt Street.

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Stay tuned because two of the city’s best bread bakers are in the midst of opening retail locations, ready to roll out loaves to customers very soon. Look for Alex Bois’ Lost Bread Co. at 1313 N. Howard Street. Chris DiPiazza of Mighty Bread Co. is setting up shop at 1211 Gerritt Street.

    10 Essential Bakeries for Bread in Philadelphia
    Alongside legendary Philly stalwarts like Sarcone's and Kaplan's, new bread bakeries are popping up like so many brioche buns left to proof. If the humble loaf is in retreat nationally from the double-whammy of carb-phobia and gluten intolerance, Philadelphia shows little sign of retreat.
    https://philly.eater.com

Nov 14

17th Police District Advisory Council added a...

Police Service Areas are community-police partnerships focused on bridging the community gaps to address quality of life and public safety issues with social services, community, civic organizations and police supoprt. 17th District Police Service Area (PSA) 3: Takes place on the third Thursday of each month, meeting at 1327 S. 19th Street (Gospel Temple Baptist Church) at 6PM. The PSA 3 is a subset of the 17th District police area, covering Federal Street to Moore Street and Broad Street to 25th Street. Learn about crime in the neighborhood, report any concerns you may have, and get to know the local Lieutenant and other residents. Use the Church's side entrance on Earp Street. Ring the bell and someone will let you in. Meeting is downstairs.

    PSA (Police Service Area) 3 Meeting
    Police Service Areas are community-police partnerships focused on bridging the community gaps to address quality of life and public safety issues with...
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Nov 14

Stinger Square First Community Thanksgiving Feast on Sat., Nov 18th (1pm-4pm)

FREE EVENT: "Happy Thanksgiving", Resident Action Committee II and with special Thanks to their Sponsors presents First Community Thanksgiving feast at the Stinger Square, 32nd & Reed Streets between 1:00pm to 4:00pm, first come, first served.

Nov 14

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm

South Philly Focused Deterrence Gun Violence Prevention Community Meeting Wed 11-15-2017 6pm-7pm located at the Williams Temple CME 3133 Reed Street

Nov 14

Nov 13

Exile for 18 months, then back home to South Philly

Read about the future of Theatre Exile and our plans for a new space on 13th and Reed!

Quick, creative thinking saved the day. If all papers get signed, as Block expected them to by Friday, July 28, Theatre Exile will be in exile only 18 months or so and can then move back to its digs at 1340 S. 13th St.

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Saying the lease gets signed, Theatre Exile moves to offices at Our Lady of Mount Carmel at 2319 S. Third. Rocky country, yes, but it’s also quite the South Philly fine-arts office park down there, with 1812 Productions, 11th Hour Theatre Company, and the Leah Stine Dance Company as cotenants.

And Theatre Exile’s temporary yurt, or theater, will be (at least for the 2017-2018 season) the Latvian Society of Philadelphia at 531 N. Seventh St., where EgoPo and other nimble outfits often perform.

    Exile for 18 months, then back home to South Philly
    Read about the future of Theatre Exile and our plans for a new space on 13th and Reed! It has been a stressful year for Theatre Exile, a year in the life of one of Philly's vigorous, agile neighborhood theaters. As A.D.
    http://www.theatreexile.org

Nov 13

Electrician needed

We're looking for a licensed electrician to take on a few household projects, including installing specialty bulbs, adding light switches and installing two ceiling fans. 23rd and Reed. Can anybody suggest or recommend an electrician with these skills? Thanks in advance!

Nov 13

1st Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Mon 11-13-2017 630pm

1st Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Mon 11-13-2017 630pm St. Edmond's Church (Rear Entrance) 21st and Snyder Ave

Nov 13

East Passyunk Community Recreation Center upd...

    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
    East Passyunk Community Recreation Center. 725 likes · 77 talking about this · 870 were here. The East Passyunk Community Recreation Center is a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation facility that serves...
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