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21 hours ago

Crafters and Vendors Wanted

Crafters & Vendors wanted for the Spring Spotlight Fair

    Crafters and Vendors Wanted
    Crafters & Vendors wanted for the Spring Spotlight Fair to be held on April 21, 2018 from 10 AM to 2 PM. St. James Christian Preschool Please email preschool.sjelc@gmail.com for information.
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24 hours ago

Northwood Civic Green Lights Triplex

At the Northwood Civic Association meeting on January 16th, members voted not to oppose an application to legalize an existing triplex at 4725 Northwood Street.  The zoning had lapsed for the property due to a technicality and it had been in legal use as a multi family previously.  It is not in the Deed Restricted area.

    Northwood Civic Green Lights Triplex
    At the Northwood Civic Association meeting on January 16th, members voted not to oppose an application to legalize an existing triplex at 4725 Northwood Street. The zoning had lapsed for the property due to a technicality and it had been in legal use as a multi family previously.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

29 hours ago

40 hours ago

Three Wise Men to Visit Grace-Trinity UCC

The three wise men are coming back to Frankford this year and will stop by on January 21st at 3 PM at Grace-Trinity United Church of Christ at 5200 Oxford Avenue.  “Amahl and the Night Visitors” is a great piece of family entertainment.   The musical director, Joseph Krupa, held a much acclaimed piano recital to benefit the Historical Society of Frankford in 2015.   See details below.

    Three Wise Men to Visit Grace-Trinity UCC
    The three wise men are coming back to Frankford this year and will stop by on January 21st at 3 PM at Grace-Trinity United Church of Christ at 5200 Oxford Avenue. " Amahl and the Night Visitors" is a great piece of family entertainment.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

41 hours ago

Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd ...

Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd at 4:00 p.m.!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd at 4:00 p.m.!
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45 hours ago

TEMPLE RESEARCH STUDY LOOKING FOR PARTICIPANT...

TEMPLE RESEARCH STUDY LOOKING FOR PARTICIPANTS Seeking to interview young adult male (25-34) residents of Frankford. Participants will receive $50 AmEx gift card. Call Dr. Jamie Fader at 215-341-3234 for more info.

    Frankford CDC
    TEMPLE RESEARCH STUDY LOOKING FOR PARTICIPANTS Seeking to interview young adult male (25-34) residents of Frankford. Participants will receive $50 AmEx gift card. Call Dr. Jamie Fader at 215-341-3234...
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2 days ago

NAC Zoning

At the Frankford NAC zoning meeting on January 11th, the people spoke and voted.  Here are the results.

    NAC Zoning
    At the Frankford NAC zoning meeting on January 11th, the people spoke and voted. Here are the results. 5127 Duffield Street- Veterans housing 44 units- Denied. Applicant came to the community more than four years ago and they did not have a clear plan as what they wanted to do with the property and changed blueprints midspan.
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2 days ago

2 days ago

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    JOBS in Philly
    APPLY HERE: 👇 https://www.apps.lcb.pa.gov/NewHire/ www.lcb.pa.gov
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2 days ago

Comment below and let us know what type of co...

Comment below and let us know what type of computer classes you would like to see at the Frankford Branch!!!

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Comment below and let us know what type of computer classes you would like to see at the Frankford Branch!!!
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2 days ago

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    Commercial Robbery 7901 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 001155
    On January 5, 2018, at 5:17 am, an unknown black male entered a 7-Eleven located at 7901 Frankford Avenue and approached an employee, a 46 year-old male, demanding money and stating he was armed with a handgun. After complying with the suspect demands giving him an unknown amount of money from the cash register, the suspect fled on foot in an unknown direction.
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2 days ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Paper Snowflakes Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Ice Cream Experiment Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Thursday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Snowstorm in a Jar Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Paper Snow Globe

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 -...
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2 days ago

Do you have a child who will be 5 by Septembe...

Do you have a child who will be 5 by September 1st? Kindergarten registration opens today for the 2018-2019 school year. https://www.philasd.org/studentplacement/services/kindergarten-registration/

    Kindergarten Registration - Student Enrollment & Placement
    Enrollment of Students for English who Speak Other Languages (ESOL)
    https://www.philasd.org

3 days ago

Frankford 2017 Year in Review

Overall it was a good year.  In some respects it was a great year.

    Frankford 2017 Year in Review
    Overall it was a good year. In some respects it was a great year. The Globe Dye Works over on Worth Street continues to attract new small businesses and it is one of the most successful examples of IRMX zoning (Industrial Residential Mixed use) in the city.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

3 days ago

Ike and Kat Giving Back to the Village

It was hot soup on a cold Martin Luther King Day of Service as Ike and Kat Hardy went right to the people.  They set up shop early Monday morning at Frankford and Margaret and within a few hours had given out over 200 cups of soup.

    Ike and Kat Giving Back to the Village
    It was hot soup on a cold Martin Luther King Day of Service as Ike and Kat Hardy went right to the people. They set up shop early Monday morning at Frankford and Margaret and within a few hours ha...
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3 days ago

MLK Day of Service in Frankford

The Ray of Hope project coordinated a clean up with 15 volunteers from Rosemont College on Monday, January 15th. Block captain, Lynda DeSouza and Frankford Watch, Elijah Myers worked with the volunteers on this brisk Martin Luther King Day of Service to clean the area around the Arrott Street terminal.

    MLK Day of Service in Frankford
    The Ray of Hope project coordinated a clean up with 15 volunteers from Rosemont College on Monday, January 15th. Block captain, Lynda DeSouza and Frankford Watch, Elijah Myers worked with the volunteers on this brisk Martin Luther King Day of Service to clean the area around the Arrott Street terminal.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

3 days ago

“On the one hand we are called to play the Go...

“On the one hand we are called to play the Good Samaritan on life’s roadside, but that will be only an initial act. One day we must come to see that the whole Jericho Road must be transformed so that men and women will not be constantly beaten and robbed as they make their journey on life’s highway. True compassion is more than flinging a coin to a beggar. It comes to see than an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring.” - Martin Luther King Jr. #mlk #mlkday

    Frankford CDC
    "On the one hand we are called to play the Good Samaritan on life's roadside, but that will be only an initial act. One day we must come to see that the whole Jericho Road must be transformed so that...
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3 days ago

Important Northwood Civic Meeting

Tuesday, January 16th, will be the next Northwood Civic Association meeting at Simpson Recreation Center, 1010 Arrott Street at 7:00 PM.

    Important Northwood Civic Meeting
    Tuesday, January 16th, will be the next Northwood Civic Association meeting at Simpson Recreation Center, 1010 Arrott Street at 7:00 PM. The owner of a property on Northwood Street, adjacent to the park, will be presenting and seeking neighbors support to convert a property to a multifamily tri-plex.
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5 days ago

Household Assistance Workshop

January 30 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at Second Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street

    Household Assistance Workshop
    January 30 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at Second Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street Sheriff Sales - Property taxes - Water revenue - PECO CAP - Free light bulbs ECA weatherizati...
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5 days ago

Happy MLK Day

WHEN WE LOOK UP

    Happy MLK Day
    WHEN WE LOOK UP Sometimes we're so busy we can't see the road, when we keep looking down at our shoes. When is the last time you looked up to the sky, to see the clouds as they pass by....
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6 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

    Community Lists
    The Free Library will be closed on Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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Jan 12

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100A SERVICE W/30- SPACE PANEL. REPLACE 5- SWITCHES, 8- OUTLETS... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    1663 E HUNTING PARK AVE Issued January 9, 2018 Comment

Jan 11

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    Now Hiring: Philly School District Looking To Fill 150+ Job Openings
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The School District of Philadelphia has some jobs to fill - and some of them could be filled Thursday. The Philadelphia School District is hiring. District spokesman Lee Whack says more than 150 full-time positions are open in maintenance and other positions. "Food services, transportation, instructional support, climate," Whack said.
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Jan 11

Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

Thanks to everyone who came out to our Winter Dance! We hope you had a great time.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 267 likes. Juniata Park Academy is a K-8 elementary school that serves over 1100 students in the Juniata section of Philadelphia.
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Jan 10

The following branches in this area are close...

The following branches in this area are closed due to building emergencies: Northeast Regional Library Tacony Branch

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    The following branches in this area are closed due to building emergencies: Northeast Regional Library Tacony Branch
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Jan 10

Thursday, January 11, 2018, the following bra...

Thursday, January 11, 2018, the following branches will be open 2 pm-6 pm, due to staff development: Frankford Branch Greater Olney Branch Wyoming Branch Lawncrest Branch (2 pm-8 pm) Bushrod Branch (2 pm-8 pm)

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Thursday, January 11, 2018, the following branches will be open 2 pm-6 pm, due to staff development: Frankford Branch Greater Olney Branch Wyoming Branch Lawncrest Branch (2 pm-8 pm) Bushrod Branch...
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Jan 10

Just a reminder.... The Free Library will be ...

Just a reminder.... The Free Library will be closed on Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Just a reminder.... The Free Library will be closed on Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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Jan 10

Bad Credit?

New Beginning Church of Philadelphia

    Bad Credit?
    New Beginning Church of Philadelphia Free Credit Repair Classes Every Sunday Morning 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM 5185 Castor Ave, 19124 "Enter From The Castor Ave"
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Jan 09

Beginning the last week of January, join us f...

Beginning the last week of January, join us for Baby Storytime on Thursdays at 11:00 AM! Ages 0-2 with caregiver, siblings welcome.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Beginning the last week of January, join us for Baby Storytime on Thursdays at 11:00 AM! Ages 0-2 with caregiver, siblings welcome.
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Jan 09

Hi all, my name is Abbie and I am with Temple...

Hi all, my name is Abbie and I am with Temple University. We are doing a study on how men make ends meet in the Frankford area. We are looking to do interviews with men ages 25-34 who have lived in the Frankford area for at least a year. We will speak about various topics, including employment history and what it is like living in Frankford- we would like to hear your thoughts about the community, including the strengths. The purpose of the study is to work with the community to influence policy makers and generate positive change in the community, such as increased job opportunities and after-school programs. The interviews take place at St. Marks church on Frankford Ave off of Unity St and are held whenever it is convenient for the participant. Participants will receive $50 once they complete the interview. No identifiers or names will be used in the study, and participants do not have to bring ID. If you know of someone who qualifies, you can refer them and, once they complete their interview, you will receive $25 (you can refer as many people as you like, and will receive $25 per participant- we have had one woman in the community make about $400 this way). If you are interested, or know someone who may be interested please call or text 215-314-3234. Thanks!

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia), Philadelphia, PA. 158 likes · 2 talking about this · 247 were here. Library
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Jan 09

School is open today at regular scheduled ti...

School is open today at regular scheduled time! Many thanks to the work crews that worked through the day and night! Please continue to monitor the School District of Philadelphia Website and the news for any updates.

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Jan 09

Jan 08

Work crews are continuing to work overnight t...

Work crews are continuing to work overnight to have all classrooms ready and school opened tomorrow. Please check the website and news in the morning for school opening. Thank you for your understanding in this matter.

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Jan 08

32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Celebration

Monday, January 15, 2018 at The Frankford Friends School Annex, (Former church) at SW corner of Penn & Orthodox Streets

    32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Celebration
    Monday, January 15, 2018 at The Frankford Friends School Annex, (Former church) at SW corner of Penn & Orthodox Streets Doors open at 8:30 am, program begins at 9 am FREE EVENT & MEAL FOR A...
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Jan 08

THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA has ordered all city...

THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA has ordered all city libraries to close at 2PM. WE WILL RE-OPEN at 10AM tomorrow, Tuesday January 9. WE ARE VERY SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE. We just got these instructions at 1:45pm. Trust us, we want to b here as much as you do!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA has ordered all city libraries to close at 2PM. WE WILL RE-OPEN at 10AM tomorrow, Tuesday January 9. WE ARE VERY SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE. We just got these instructions...
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Jan 08

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Dragon Craft Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:30 p.m. Monday: Cancelled: Powers Park Conservancy Meeting Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Fairy Potion Experiment Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Paper Crowns Wednesday: Cancelled: Riverwards Community Council Meeting Thursday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Bath Bomb Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Movie Day and Craft! Descendants 2

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Dragon Craft Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:30 p.m. Monday:...
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Jan 08

Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphi...

    School District of Philadelphia
    Due to extremely cold temperatures over the last week, Juniata Park Academy, located at 801 E. Hunting Park Avenue, will be closed on Monday, January 8, 2018 because of frozen pipes that have...
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Jan 08

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