10 hours ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    NEW APPL CHANGE OUT WITH 80% 60K UNIT EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- REPLACE WA HEAT ONLY WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.CONTRACTOR WILL VERIFY THE SIZE AND CONDITION OF THE EXT'G CHIMNEY AND COMPLY WITH NFPA 211

    4640 MULBERRY ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

34 hours ago

36 hours ago

Open House at the Peter Bressi Senior Center

The Peter Bressi Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Avenue is welcoming new members! Anyone over the age of 60 is most welcome. I visited there on Friday afternoon and found that there’s much happening there!

    Open House at the Peter Bressi Senior Center
    The Peter Bressi Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Avenue is welcoming new members! Anyone over the age of 60 is most welcome. I visited there on Friday afternoon and found that there's much happening there! Jim Crawford is the Director and Blair Jordan is the Program Coordinator.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

2 days ago

Mayfair “May Fair” Day

Mayfair “May Fair” day has been cancelled.

    Mayfair "May Fair" Day
    Mayfair "May Fair" day has been cancelled. It was scheduled for tomorrow and has been cancelled due to the weather. There has been announcement of a future date as yet.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

2 days ago

Local Primary Election Results

Tartaglione, Dawkins and Hohenstein come out on top

    Local Primary Election Results
    Christine Tartaglione RECEIVED received 11,070 votes - 98.86% Write in 15 votes - 0.14% Write in 27 votes Joe Hohenstein received 1,675 votes - 37.29% Sean Kilkenny received 1,071 - 23.84% Maggie Borski received 1,064 votes - 23.69% Dan Martino received 675 votes - 15.03% Write in 7 votes - 0.16% Patty Pat Kozlowski received 1,534 votes - 99.80% Write in 3 votes - 0.20% Jason Dawkins received 2,131 votes - 75.73% Abu Vincente Edwards received 683 votes - 24.27% There were 3 write in votes
    http://frankfordgazette.com

2 days ago

It’s food truck Friday again! We’ll be out he...

It’s food truck Friday again! We’ll be out here, rain or shine, with @royal_zarasa

    Frankford CDC
    It's food truck Friday again! We'll be out here, rain or shine, with @royal_zarasa
    http://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Love Your Park and Perennial Plant Sale

The Love Your Park and Perennial Plant Sale in Overington Park this Saturday has been canceled due to the weather forecast.

    Love Your Park and Perennial Plant Sale
    The Love Your Park and Perennial Plant Sale in Overington Park this Saturday has been canceled due to the weather forecast. We will have our Perennial Plant Sale on Saturday June 2nd along with our...
    http://frankfordgazette.com

5 days ago

Primaries are today! Polls are open until 8pm...

Primaries are today! Polls are open until 8pm. Visit seventy.org to find your polling place, learn about candidates, and more.

    Frankford CDC
    Primaries are today! Polls are open until 8pm. Visit seventy.org to find your polling place, learn about candidates, and more.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Election Day Tomorrow

“You get the politicians you deserve.”

    Election Day Tomorrow
    Primary Election Day is tomorrow and there are some good reasons to vote. Take a look at the Committee of 70 Digital Ballot Tool available on their page here. It is an easy way to see what choices you have before you get to the polls.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

6 days ago

REDISCOVER • • • • Encouraging residents and ...

REDISCOVER • • • • Encouraging residents and visitors to explore all the Frankford has to offer • • • • Stay tuned for more!

    Frankford CDC
    REDISCOVER * * * * Encouraging residents and visitors to explore all the Frankford has to offer * * * * Stay tuned for more!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Man Shot and Killed in Frankford | 6abc.com

Police are investigating a fatal shooting at Adams Avenue and Wingohocking Street.  It happened early in the morning on Monday, May 14th.  See the details in the video below.

    Man Shot and Killed in Frankford | 6abc.com
    Police are investigating a fatal shooting at Adams Avenue and Wingohocking Street. It happened early in the morning on Monday, May 14th. See the details in the video below. Source: Man shot and killed in Northeast Philadelphia | 6abc.com
    http://frankfordgazette.com

6 days ago

Election Day is Tuesday. Are you ready? Find ...

Election Day is Tuesday. Are you ready? Find your polling place, research candidates, prepare a sample ballot and more at seventy.org

    Committee of Seventy - Philadelphia County
    Philadelphia County residents are represented in the Pennsylvania General Assembly by state senators and representatives and in the U.S. House by three congressional members (House Districts 2, 3 and 5). Not sure which state House or Senate district you live in? Find out online. View the new 2018 congressional maps.
    https://seventy.org

May 13

Suspect wanted in Bensalem arrested after girlfriend calls 911

The Philadelphia SWAT unit arrived to the home on the 1700 block of Orthodox Street and arrested the suspect without incident.

    Suspect wanted in Bensalem arrested after girlfriend calls 911
    A 38-year-old man wanted in Bensalem, Bucks County was arrested following a barricade incident in the Frankford section of Philadelphia. Police were looking for the man after recently discovering eight pounds of marijuana, an AK-47, and body armor during a raid on his storage locker.
    http://6abc.com

May 12

Frankford CDC posted 2 photos.

The Mother’s Day Plant Sale and Market is in full bloom! Swing by Frankford Pause Park and check it out! The Frankford Garden Club has some beautiful plants, and there are vendors too!

    Frankford CDC
    Frankford CDC added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 12

More Than Just a Woman

MORE THEN JUST A WOMAN

    More Than Just a Woman
    She's more than just a woman, who wandered into my life. She's more than just a woman, that I spoke to more than twice. She's the woman who fights back the tears as I hold her through the night. It's more than just anguish. It's more than just the pain.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 11

Friends of Overington Park Flea Market

Friends of Overington Park Flea Market Saturday June 2nd, 9 am to 1 pm

    Friends of Overington Park Flea Market
    Friends of Overington Park Flea Market Saturday June 2nd, 9 am to 1 pm
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 10

Mother’s Day Breakfast at Bressi

PLEASE JOIN US at the Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center at 10 AM, Friday, May 11th, AS WE CELEBRATE ALL MOTHERS AND THE LOVE THAT SURROUNDS THEM AT OUR MOTHERS’ DAY BREAKFAST (SPONSORED BY STATE SENATOR CHRISTINE TARTAGLIONE), 2nd District.

    Mother's Day Breakfast at Bressi
    PLEASE JOIN US at the Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center at 10 AM, Friday, May 11th, AS WE CELEBRATE ALL MOTHERS AND THE LOVE THAT SURROUNDS THEM AT OUR MOTHERS' DAY BREAKFAST (SPONSORED BY STATE SENATOR CHRISTINE TARTAGLIONE), 2nd District.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 10

Deceptive ad paints PA-177 Dem candidate as ‘terrorist sympathizer’ | City & State PA

Race must be tight, time to sling the mud.

    Deceptive ad paints PA-177 Dem candidate as 'terrorist sympathizer' | City & State PA
    Sean Kilkenny, a union-backed candidate in Northeast Philly's 177th House District Democratic primary, has distributed a clutch of attack mailers that inaccurately cites past reporting by City&State PA to paint opponent Joe Hohenstein as a "terrorist sympathizer." The mailers refer to a report from November 2016 that describes an even older attack ad circulated by former Republican state Rep.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 09

Another Opinion from John Buffington

All readers are welcome to submit opinions or rebuttals.  Guest opinions are not those of the Frankford Gazette.  Email gil@frankfordgazette.com

    Another Opinion from John Buffington
    All readers are welcome to submit opinions or rebuttals. Guest opinions are not those of the Frankford Gazette. Email gil@frankfordgazette.com Primaries and general elections often turn nasty at the last minute, because desperate, unethical candidates tend to save their nastiest, least legitimate slurs for the end.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 08

Frankford CDC posted 6 photos.

We had a great time with the folks at Meadowbrook Farm picking out some plants for our upcoming spring community planting day in Frankford Pause Park! @ PHS Meadowbrook Farm

    Frankford CDC
    Frankford CDC added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 08

1 dead, 2 injured in triple shooting in Frankford  | 6abc.com

One person was killed and two others were injured in a shooting on the 1500 block of Arrott Street in Frankford about midnight on May 7th.

    1 dead, 2 injured in triple shooting in Frankford | 6abc.com
    One person was killed and two others were injured in a shooting on the 1500 block of Arrott Street in Frankford about midnight on May 7th. Source: 1 dead, 2 injured in triple shooting in Frankford section of Philadelphia | 6abc.com
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 08

May 07

Instructors from The Yoga and Movement Sanctu...

Instructors from The Yoga and Movement Sanctuary will be leading beginners yoga sessions at our summer fitness series in Frankford Pause Park! We’re excited to be working with folks committed to openness, inclusivity, and diversity to bring these programs to Frankford.

    Brewerytown: The Yoga Studio Opens Arms to Everyone
    Emile Sorger, owner and founder of The Yoga and Movement Sanctuary at 26th Street and Girard Avenue, moved to Brewerytown in 2012. After witnessing the booming growth of his old neighborhood in Fishtown, he found similar circumstances in his new "up-and-coming" neighborhood.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

May 07

Frankford NAC Zoning Meeting Coming Up

The Frankford NAC zoning meeting on May 10th at 7 PM at Second Baptist Church (1801 Meadow Street) has only one case scheduled for hearing.  You must have ID to vote on the issue.

    Frankford NAC Zoning Meeting Coming Up
    The Frankford NAC zoning meeting on May 10th at 7 PM at Second Baptist Church (1801 Meadow Street) has only one case scheduled for hearing. You must have ID to vote on the issue.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 07

Frankford CDC updated their cover photo.

    Frankford CDC
    Frankford CDC updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 07

7th Council District Town Hall Meeting on the 2019 Budget

Wednesday, May 9th from 6 to 8 PM at the Daral Building, 4667 Paul Street, Councilwoman Sanchez will welcome your comment and input.

    7th Council District Town Hall Meeting on the 2019 Budget
    Wednesday, May 9th from 6 to 8 PM at the Daral Building, 4667 Paul Street, Councilwoman Sanchez will welcome your comment and input. If anybody would like the important documents in advance, email ...
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 07

Officer Gary Frank Skerski Memorial Bridge Dedication

The bridge that crosses the Frankford Creek on Castor Avenue is to be formally dedicated in honor of Philadelphia Police Officer Gary Skerski who was killed in the line of duty 11 years ago.

    Officer Gary Frank Skerski Memorial Bridge Dedication
    The bridge that crosses the Frankford Creek on Castor Avenue is to be formally dedicated in honor of Philadelphia Police Officer Gary Skerski who was killed in the line of duty 11 years ago. The ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 8th at 10 AM.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 07

RECLAIM Transforming vacant and abandoned pro...

RECLAIM Transforming vacant and abandoned properties into usable spaces to benefit the Frankford community Stay tuned to learn more

    Frankford CDC
    RECLAIM Transforming vacant and abandoned properties into usable spaces to benefit the Frankford community Stay tuned to learn more
    https://www.facebook.com

May 07

Frankford CDC shared City of Philadelphia JOB...

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

May 06

  • 1100

    • Fraud

      4600 Block Tackawanna St. April 30, 2018 @ 11:26 a.m. Comment

May 05

Frankford CDC posted 4 photos.

Beautiful day for the Tree Philly Tree giveaway. TTF and Keep Philadelphia Beautiful are out here too! We’ll be going until 12!

    Frankford CDC
    Frankford CDC added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 04

Less than an hour until the first food truck ...

Less than an hour until the first food truck Friday of the season! Come on out to Paul Street between 12 PM and 3 PM for @nicks_northeast and @eatgelatoh

    Frankford CDC
    Less than an hour until the first food truck Friday of the season! Come on out to Paul Street between 12 PM and 3 PM for @nicks_northeast and @eatgelatoh
    http://www.facebook.com

May 04

Annual Day Before Mother’s Day Plant Sale

Coming up on May 12th from 10 AM to 1 PM at the Frankford Pause Park, 4669 Paul Street.  See details below.

    Annual Day Before Mother's Day Plant Sale
    Coming up on May 12th from 10 AM to 1 PM at the Frankford Pause Park, 4669 Paul Street. See details below.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 04

News from the Simpson Recreation Center

THE POOL IS OPENING IN JUNE AND LIFEGUARDS ARE NEEDED!  

    News from the Simpson Recreation Center
    Registration is now opened for the following programs: 2018 Summer Day Camp for youth ages 5-12 years old. 2018-19 After School Program. Only a few slots are available. Tee Ball for kids ages 3-7 years old. Taking place now on Tuesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 04

May 03

All the trees have been reserved, but you sho...

All the trees have been reserved, but you should still come check out Frankford Pause Park and the Keep Philadelphia Beautiful workshop! #treephilly #keepphiladelphiabeautiful #frankfordpausepark #spring #treegiveaway

    Frankford CDC
    All the trees have been reserved, but you should still come check out Frankford Pause Park and the Keep Philadelphia Beautiful workshop! #treephilly #keepphiladelphiabeautiful #frankfordpausepark...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 03

Don’t forget to come out for food truck Frida...

Don’t forget to come out for food truck Friday tomorrow! @nicks_northeast and @eatgelatoh will be here

    Frankford CDC
    Don't forget to come out for food truck Friday tomorrow! @nicks_northeast and @eatgelatoh will be here
    http://www.facebook.com

May 03

It’s a beautiful day in the park. And perfect...

It’s a beautiful day in the park. And perfect weather for a smoothie from Bamba’s Produce!

    Frankford CDC
    It's a beautiful day in the park. And perfect weather for a smoothie from Bamba's Produce!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 03

Frankford Branch will have a delayed opening ...

Frankford Branch will have a delayed opening of 11am today, May 3, 2018.

    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

May 03

May 02

Frankford Chargers Banquet

On Sunday, April 22nd, Senator Christine Tartaglione presented a $50,000 grant to the Frankford Chargers during the club’s 51st annual banquet at Regal Ballroom.

    Frankford Chargers Banquet
    On Sunday, April 22nd, Senator Christine Tartaglione presented a $50,000 grant to the Frankford Chargers during the club's 51 st annual banquet at Regal Ballroom. Dozens of children were recognized for achievements in football, cheer, dance, basketball and baseball, as well as academic success.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 02

Summer Programming at Frankford Library

Summer Programming at the Frankford Library from June-August 2018.

    Summer Programming at Frankford Library
    Lectura bilingüe de cuentos infantiles Spanish/English Bilingual Storytime For children and their parents. Read by Librarian - Mr. Pagán. Monday and Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. July 23 and 25 Frankford's Wednesday Movie of the Month Monday and Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. July 2 - Coco July 18- Ferdinand Block Building Parties Block Party!?
    http://frankfordgazette.com

May 02

Frankford CDC shared Tree Philly's post.

Check out this job posting with TreePhilly!!

    The Street Tree Team is Hiring!
    The Street Tree Management Division is hiring Street Tree Inventory Specialists! Deadline to Apply: Friday, May 25, 2018 The Street Tree Management Division is hiring four Street Tree Inventory Specialists for six months starting in June 2018! ... Read More
    http://treephilly.org

May 01

Join us tomorrow as @sscphilly explains the i...

Join us tomorrow as @sscphilly explains the ins and outs of real estate decisions for small businesses!

    Frankford CDC
    Join us tomorrow as @sscphilly explains the ins and outs of real estate decisions for small businesses!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 01

Temple University is having a neighborhood jo...

Temple University is having a neighborhood job fair!!! Check out the link below..... https://sites.temple.edu/communityoutreachandhiring/

    "12th Annual Neighborhood Job Fair" - Thursday, May 17, 2018, 9am-1pm. Philadelphia's Largest Annual Citywide Job Fair!
    "12th Annual Neighborhood Job Fair" - Thursday, May 17, 2018, 9am-1pm, at Temple University's Student Training and Recreation Complex, at 1816 North 15th Street, Phila., PA 19121 (Corner of 15th & Montgomery Ave.). For more info, contact event organizer: Michael Robinson, Phone: 215-2040677 or Email: mike.robinson@temple.edu All job seeking A dult Professionals, U.S.
    https://sites.temple.edu

May 01

Retail Store Workshop

The Frankford Business & Professional Association is hosting a workshop on Wednesday, May 2nd, at the Frankford CDC office located at 4667 Paul Street.

    Retail Store Workshop
    The workshop will focus on the process of developing a retail store, choosing the right store and the process of opening a store. Complimentary dinner will be provided. Attached is the flyer with more information. If you are interested in attending, please let me know!
    http://frankfordgazette.com

About

EveryBlock collects 20 types of news in Philadelphia — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 1725-1799 Margaret St.

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

William Merk Staton Michael Pizzo Aramingo Business Improvement District Marti McCall Jay Ibanez Anne Purcell Julie Mazzacano Wolff Creative Philadelphia Kamala Scott Gilligan

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address