1 hour ago

"Chef’s Table, a presence on South Street for...

"Chef’s Table, a presence on South Street for 34 years, has cleared out of its Abbotts Square home in favor of a new catering facility in Grays Ferry. ... Georgiou said Chef’s Table now operates out of 18,600 square feet of space at 2900 Grays Ferry Ave., in a former postal distribution center just off the Schuylkill Expressway. It was a $1.5 million investment, he said."

    Chef's Table leaves South St. for new catering facility
    Chef's Table, a presence on South Street for 34 years, has cleared out of its Abbotts Square home in favor of a new catering facility in Grays Ferry. No hard feelings, said George Georgiou, who opened the business at 231 South St. with partner Ed Barranco in the mid-1980s.
    http://www.philly.com

7 hours ago

Come learn about our wonderful neighborhood s...

Come learn about our wonderful neighborhood school, hear about its exciting programs and the many opportunities to get involved! Arthur families and FoCA Board members will be on hand to help answer your questions! Parents of future kindergartners and older children welcome!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Come learn about our wonderful neighborhood school, hear about its exciting programs and the many opportunities to get involved! Arthur families and FoCA Board members will be on hand to help answer...
    https://www.facebook.com

10 hours ago

Chef's Table leaves South St. for new catering facility

Georgiou said Chef’s Table now operates out of 18,600 square feet of space at 2900 Grays Ferry Ave., in a former postal distribution center just off the Schuylkill Expressway. It was a $1.5 million investment, he said.

    Chef's Table leaves South St. for new catering facility
    Chef's Table, a presence on South Street for 34 years, has cleared out of its Abbotts Square home in favor of a new catering facility in Grays Ferry. No hard feelings, said George Georgiou, who opened the business at 231 South St. with partner Ed Barranco in the mid-1980s.
    http://www.philly.com

23 hours ago

Interested in getting more involved with FoCA...

Interested in getting more involved with FoCA? Come to our upcoming general meeting on Thursday at 5pm at the school. Kids are welcome and pizza will be provided.

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Interested in getting more involved with FoCA? Come to our upcoming general meeting on Thursday at 5pm at the school. Kids are welcome and pizza will be provided.
    https://www.facebook.com

23 hours ago

https://www.501auctions.com/foca No idea wha...

https://www.501auctions.com/foca No idea what to get your significant other for Valentine’s Day?! Look no further❣️Surprise them with tickets to GHo’s raddest bash, FoCA Night Out In March 24th, 2018, 7-11p! Get your tickets in the link above 👆🏻and you can thank us later 😉

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    No idea what to get your significant other for Valentine's Day?! Look no further❣️Surprise them with tickets to GHo's raddest bash, FoCA Night Out In March 24th, 2018, 7-11p! Get your tickets in the...
    https://www.facebook.com

23 hours ago

No idea what to get your significant other fo...

No idea what to get your significant other for Valentine’s Day?! Look no further❣️Surprise them with tickets to GHo’s raddest bash, FoCA Night Out In March 24th, 2018, 7-11p! Get your tickets in the link above 👆🏻and you can thank us later 😉

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    No idea what to get your significant other for Valentine's Day?! Look no further❣️Surprise them with tickets to GHo's raddest bash, FoCA Night Out In March 24th, 2018, 7-11p! Get your tickets in the...
    https://www.facebook.com

25 hours ago

EPBN January Newsletter -

EPBN January Newsletter -

    EPBN December Newsletter
    Dear Friends & Neighbors, A new year is upon us and with that a slate of new opportunities to create a better and more engaged neighborhood! To that end, at our next general meeting this Wednesday, 01/24, EPBN voting members will be nominating individuals for open board and committee positions!
    https://us2.campaign-archive.com

31 hours ago

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...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE 100AMP SERVICE & REPLACE 100AMP METER & 100AMP PANEL AS PER NEC 2008 SOUTH DISTRICT

    2733 OAKFORD ST Issued January 19, 2018 Comment

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4 days ago

The Revenue and Water Department will come ou...

The Revenue and Water Department will come out to answer questions and give information for various programs. The meetings will take place on Jan 23 in Grays Ferry 6:30pm to 8:00pm @ New Temple Baptist Church 2633 Wharton Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    The Revenue and Water Department will come out to answer questions and give information for various programs. The meetings will take place on Jan 23 in Grays Ferry 6:30pm to 8:00pm @ New Temple...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

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...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Please join FoCA and Chester Arthur's HSA for...

Please join FoCA and Chester Arthur's HSA for our winter general meeting. General meetings take place on a quarterly basis and are open to anyone wishing to learn more about FoCA, HSA, and the school. Kids are welcome and pizza will be provided!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Please join FoCA and Chester Arthur's HSA for our winter general meeting. General meetings take place on a quarterly basis and are open to anyone wishing to learn more about FoCA, HSA, and the...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT TO COMPLY WITH CASE NO. 555795 TO RECONSTRUCT REAR WALL AS PER APPROVED PLANS. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ANY MEP WORK. WALL CAVITIES NOT TO BE CONCEALED.

    2739 OAKFORD ST Issued January 17, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Throwback Thursday video--don't forget that K...

Throwback Thursday video--don't forget that Kindergarten registration is now open!! Stop by the school to enroll your child.

    Chester Arthur Kindergarten Confessions 2014
    The 2013-2014 kindergarten class at Chester Arthur Elementary has a lot to say about how much they love their school in Southwest Center City, Philadelphia. Find out more at our open houses every month. Take a tour of the school (20th and Catharine Streets), meet the staff and ask questions of the principal, Ms. Kimberly Newman.
    https://www.youtube.com/

5 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    24 RECEPTACLES 20 SWICTHES 15 LIGHT FIXTURES 5 SMOKE DETECTORS 1 CARBON MONOXIDE COMBO. INSTALLATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC

    1260 S NEWKIRK ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

"Governor Wolf made the announcement at The F...

"Governor Wolf made the announcement at The Fresh Grocer of Grays Ferry in Philadelphia, where he was joined by legislators, local elected officials, store management, staff, and local workers, who were quick to praise the governor’s announcement."

    Gov. Wolf to Modernize Overtime Rules to Provide Fairness for Workers
    Philadelphia, PA - Today, as part of his "Jobs That Pay" initiative, Governor Tom Wolf announced a proposal to strengthen the middle class by modernizing Pennsylvania's outdated overtime rules to increase the pay of nearly half-a-million people to ensure they are compensated fairly for their hard work.
    https://www.governor.pa.gov

6 days ago

"Bids were received for the new Schuylkill Cr...

"Bids were received for the new Schuylkill Crossing at Grays Ferry Crescent on December 7th, with a low bid of $15M by AP Construction. Bids are currently being evaluated. It is hoped that construction of this exciting project will start in March."

    Capital Projects Update
    South to ChristianThe South to Christian trail and greenway is almost ready for our trail users. The last plaza is completed except for the railing along the river's edge. The installation of the irrigation water line is nearing completion.
    https://www.schuylkillbanks.org

6 days ago

6 days ago

Jan 16

Kindergarten registration opens TODAY! Stop b...

Kindergarten registration opens TODAY! Stop by the school to enroll your child and introduce yourself to the amazing Chester Arthur staff.

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Kindergarten registration opens TODAY! Stop by the school to enroll your child and introduce yourself to the amazing Chester Arthur staff.
    https://www.facebook.com

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.

    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 15

Can ya dig a live band?! Join us on March 24,...

Can ya dig a live band?! Join us on March 24, 2018, from 7p-11p for some Beer • Wine • Silent Auctions • and Live Dancing 🕺🏿💃🏼 at FOCA NIGHT OUT. Tickets are $50 online and $60 at the door! So put on your dancing shoes and boogie your way over to the link in our profile and get your tickets now! We can’t wait to see everyone there 👋🏻👋🏻

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Can ya dig a live band?! Join us on March 24, 2018, from 7p-11p for some Beer * Wine * Silent Auctions * and Live Dancing 🕺🏿💃🏼 at FOCA NIGHT OUT. Tickets are $50 online and $60 at the door! So put...
    http://www.facebook.com

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.
    https://www.youtube.com/

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