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6 days ago

Shop-Vac Blamed for Deadly Bensalem Gas Station Explosion

Joe Vigilante, who co-owned the Liberty Gas station along 1200 block of Bristol Pike, was killed in the blast that was so strong it registered on a seismic detector nearly 20 miles away at Temple University in North Philadelphia.

    Shop-Vac Blamed for Deadly Bensalem Gas Station Explosion
    A Shop-Vac being used to suck up water next to an underground gas tank at a Bensalem gas station caused a catastrophic explosion that killed one man and critically injured another.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Jun 14

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- FOR REPLACEMENT OF DAMAGED ROOF RAFTERS (APPROX. 1/2), REPLACE ROOF SHEETHING AND RECOVER ROOF WITH LIKE IN KIND MATERIALS TO RESOLVE CASE #633346. 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 633346.

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Jun 14

Crews recover body of man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion

The owner, identified as Joseph Vigilante, was trapped since the underground gas tank exploded at Liberty Gas on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 4:50 p.m. Tuesday. Employee Frank Tomasiello was rescued and airlifted to a local hospital.

    Crews recover man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion
    Crews located the man trapped in an underground tank following an explosion at a gas station in Bensalem Wednesday afternoon; hours later his body was recovered Multiple rescue agencies returned to the site of the explosion in Bensalem, Bucks County Wednesday morning to continue the search for a trapped gas station owner as one of his injured employees recovered in the hospital.
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Jun 13

Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteer...

Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteered on Field Day and throughout the year. We truly appreciate your help and support.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Thank you to our S.A.C. members who volunteered on Field Day and throughout the year. We truly appreciate your help and support.
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Jun 13

Trapped Co-Owner's Body Located After Gas Station Explosion

An explosion occurred in the area of an 8,000-gallon underground propane tank about 5 p.m. Tuesday, rocking the Liberty Gas station along the 1200 block of Bristol Pike, fire officials said.

    Trapped Co-Owner's Body Located After Gas Station Explosion
    Nearly 24 hours after an explosion at a gas station rocked a Bucks County community, the body of the co-owner killed in the blast has been located.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Jun 13

Rescue efforts end for man trapped underground in Bensalem gas station blast

Firefighters were called at 5 p.m. to Liberty Gas Station at 1214 Bristol Pike to perform a technical rescue.

Major rescue operation underway as fire officials race to free a person entrapped underground after some sort of reported explosion near the Liberty Gas station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike in Bensalem @6abc pic.twitter.com/rgUzPTEnSu

    Rescue efforts end for man trapped underground in Bensalem gas station blast
    A man trapped underground after an explosion at Bensalem gas station late Tuesday afternoon is believed to be dead, an official said Wednesday morning. The official told reporters at the scene that rescue efforts had halted in the face of high gas levels where the man was trapped and that operations had shifted to recovery mode, meaning authorities believe the trapped man has died.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 13

Recovery Effort Underway After Gas Station Explosion Traps Man Underground In Bensalem

Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. When they arrived, they found the explosion happened underground at Liberty gas station.

    Recovery Effort Underway After Gas Station Explosion Traps Man Underground In Bensalem
    BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) - Recovery efforts are underway after an underground gas station explosion left one person trapped and another person critically injured in Bensalem on Tuesday night. Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jun 13

Recovery effort for man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion

Late Tuesday night, rescue crews were working to pump the gas out of the tank. Officials had to cut power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after the explosion occurred around 5 p.m. Tuesday.

    Recovery effort for man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion
    Officials say the search for a missing man believed to be trapped in an underground tank after an explosion at a gas station in Bensalem, Bucks County is now a recovery effort. Speaking to reporters early Wednesday morning, Battalion Chief Rob Sponheimer of Bensalem Fire Rescue was asked if there is a chance the man was still alive.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 13

Search for man trapped in tank under Bensalem gas station

Officials had to cut power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after the explosion occurred Tuesday afternoon.

    Search for man trapped in tank under Bensalem gas station
    The search continues for a missing man believed to be trapped in an underground tank after an explosion rocked a gas station in Bensalem, Bucks County. Late Tuesday night, rescue crews were working to pump the gas out of the tank.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 13

Jun 13

2 injured in explosion at Bensalem gas station

Officials have cut the power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after an explosion occurred there earlier in the afternoon.

    2 injured in explosion at Bensalem gas station
    A large rescue operation is underway in Bensalem, Bucks County Tuesday night. Officials have cut the power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after an explosion occurred there earlier in the afternoon. According to reports, a man is trapped in a gas tank under the station.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 12

Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High ...

Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High Schoolers) on their Move Up Day yesterday.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Congratulations to our 8th graders (now High Schoolers) on their Move Up Day yesterday.
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Jun 12

1 Trapped, Another Critically Injured Following Underground Explosion At Bensalem Gas Station

Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. When they arrived, they found the explosion happened underground at a gas station.

    1 Trapped, Another Critically Injured Following Underground Explosion At Bensalem Gas Station
    BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) - Crews are working to save a person trapped under the rubble following an underground explosion at a gas station in Bensalem. One other person was critically injured in the blast. Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jun 12

Rescue effort at scene of possible explosion at Bensalem gas station

Chopper 6 is over the scene on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike.

    Rescue effort at scene of possible explosion in Bensalem
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW LIVE VIDEO Rescue underway after possible explosion in Bensalem, Pa. WATCH LIVE LIVE VIDEO Rescue underway after possible explosion in Bensalem, Pa. A large rescue operation is underway in Bensalem, Bucks County Tuesday afternoon. Chopper 6 is over the scene on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 12

At Least 2 Hurt in Explosion at Bensalem Gas Station

It happened at the Liberty Gas station along the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. Tuesday, fire officials said.

Jun 12

Jun 11

There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelp...

There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. Please share to help prevent any kid from going hungry this Summer. http://www.hungercoalition.org/summermeals

    Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens
    What are summer meals? There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. There are no income requirements, ID, or registration in
    http://www.hungercoalition.org

Jun 10

Dollar dress down day tomorrow

Dollar dress down day tomorrow

    Juniata Park Academy
    Dollar dress down day tomorrow
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Jun 10

Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

Third graders celebrated Fathers’ Day a bit early with “Doughnuts with Dads” on Friday afternoon.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 10

Check out when the neighborhood public pools ...

Check out when the neighborhood public pools are scheduled to open. 🏊‍♂️

    Philly Public Pool Opening Dates
    Our 70+ indoor and outdoor pools are opening for the summer season! The dates of each pool opening are below. Please check in with your neighborhood pool for days and times of open swim, family swim, and adult swim, as well as swim lessons and swim team activities.
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Jun 09

Juniata Park Academy added 4 new photos.

“Go JPA Go!” So proud of our Girls on the Run team for doing a great job in this morning’s run. And a big thanks to Ms. Ford, Ms. Mayoros, and Ms. Sanders for making it possible.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 09

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    LEVEL II ALTERATIONS TO REMOVE EXISTING STEEPLE ABOVE AN EXISTING RELIGIOUS ASSEMBLY STRUCTURE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A NEW BUILDING MOUNTED WIRELESS SERVICE FACILITY TO INCLUDE EQUIPMENT FRAME AND CABINETS AND THE ERECTION OF A NEW STEEPLE STRUCTURE TO CONCEAL EQUIPMENT AS PER APPROVED PLANS. NO WORK TO INTERIOR OF BUILDING ON THIS PERMIT. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ANY ELECTRICAL OR PLUMBING WORK**

    4100 K ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment
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    REPLACE 2 WATER CLOSETS, 2 LAVY SIKS, 2 BATHTUBS & 1 KITCHEN SINK - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    3932 K ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

  • PEP BOYS*

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Jun 08

Our kindergarteners “moved up” to first grade...

Our kindergarteners “moved up” to first grade this morning. They are ready for “First Grade, First Grade.”

    Juniata Park Academy
    Our kindergarteners "moved up" to first grade this morning. They are ready for "First Grade, First Grade."
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Jun 08

Students brought home Summer Bridge books yes...

Students brought home Summer Bridge books yesterday. They will be due the first week of school. Any student who completes the entire book will receive a free dress down day pass in September. Please help us stop the “summer slide” and have our students start next year off ahead of the game.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Students brought home Summer Bridge books yesterday. They will be due the first week of school. Any student who completes the entire book will receive a free dress down day pass in September....
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Jun 08

Jun 07

Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to ...

Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to wear a hat at school tomorrow. The sillier the hat, the better! 🎩

    Juniata Park Academy
    Tomorrow is Hat Day. Students may pay $1 to wear a hat at school tomorrow. The sillier the hat, the better! 🎩
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Jun 07

Juniata Park Academy added 23 new photos.

Today was K-4’s Field Day and we had another wonderful and fun day outside in the beautiful weather. Thank you again to our superstar teachers, Coach O, our Junior Coaches, 8th grade helpers, and parent volunteers for your hard work.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 07

Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also ...

Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also K-4 Field Day)

    Juniata Park Academy
    Today is a $1 Dress Down Day (and it is also K-4 Field Day)
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Jun 06

Juniata Park Academy added 7 new photos.

The kids (and grown-ups ) are having a great time at Field Day today. And tomorrow is Field Day for K-4.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 06

Juniata Park Academy added 34 new photos.

The kids (and grown-ups ) are having a great time at Field Day today. And tomorrow is Field Day for K-4.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Juniata Park Academy added a new photo.
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Jun 05

Tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday are both $1...

Tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday are both $1 Dress Down Days. Also, tomorrow will be Field Day for students in 5th-8th grade and Thursday will be Field Day for students in kindergarten to 4th grade. No open toed shoes, sandals, or flip flops!

    Juniata Park Academy
    Tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday are both $1 Dress Down Days. Also, tomorrow will be Field Day for students in 5th-8th grade and Thursday will be Field Day for students in kindergarten to 4th grade....
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Jun 05

Jun 04

Employee's dirty fingernails, cat and mouse poop close Philly eateries

1128 E Luzerne St.

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601 W Norris St.

8001 Roosevelt Blvd.

1946 Federal St.

2524 Welsh Rd.

4226 Lancaster Ave.

3862 N. Sydenham

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1028 Arch St.

2637 W. Lehigh Ave.

8705 Germantown Ave.

6351 Germantown Ave.

7100 Louise St.

19 S 60th St.

4673 Frankford Ave.

3572 Indian Queen Lane

2401 N 17th St.

4322 Market St.

5241 Germantown Ave.

5901 Lancaster Ave.

2968 N Stillman St.

3600 N 7th St.

    Employee's dirty fingernails, cat and mouse poop close Philly eateries
    Cat and mouse poop found in the same location? I wonder who won that battle. My money is on the cat. In this round of Clean Plates, Philadelphia food inspectors were busy citing restaurants for an employee's dirty fingernails, leaky sinks, falling tiles and holes in walls.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 03

Wednesday is Field Day for students in grades...

Wednesday is Field Day for students in grades 5-8 and Thursday for students in grades K-4. If you are interested in volunteering (passing out snacks and such) please comment here or call the main office at 215-400-7010.

    Juniata Park Academy
    Wednesday is Field Day for students in grades 5-8 and Thursday for students in grades K-4. If you are interested in volunteering (passing out snacks and such) please comment here or call the main...
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Jun 03

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