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It’s hot outside today! A perfect opportunit...

It’s hot outside today! A perfect opportunity to go for a swim. Philly public pools will have free swim from 11am-7pm to help you cool off.

    All Philly Public Pools Hosting 'Free Swims' As Heat Hits City
    PHILADELPHIA - With a hot week ahead, the Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department wants to help residents cool off at its numerous public pools. Monday through Tuesday, all public pools will operate on a free swim schedule from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. You can find the closest pool to you here.
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Multiple Commercial Robberies DC 18-24-057425 DC 18-24-058151

...an unknown black male was observed pacing past the a Boost Mobile store located at 1202 East Hunting Park Avenue several times and after a short time later the suspect entered the business armed with...

...at 9:17 pm, an unknown black male entered the Royu Mini Market located at 3878 Glendale Street and approached an employee, a 32 year-old-male, and pulled a knife stating "don...

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Explosion Vandalism 5000 Woodland Ave DC 18 12 046194 - Duration: 2:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,060 views

Commercial Burglary 4023 Market St DC 18 16 027293 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 237 views

    Multiple Commercial Robberies DC 18-24-057425 DC 18-24-058151
    Incident #1: DC 18-24-057423 On July 6, 2018, at 5:00 pm, an unknown black male was observed pacing past the a Boost Mobile store located at 1202 East Hunting Park Avenue several times and after a short time later the suspect entered the business armed with a knife.
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Jul 10

Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Commercial Robberies in the 24th District [VIDEO]

...an unknown black male was observed pacing past the a Boost Mobile store located at 1202 East Hunting Park Avenue several times and after a short time later the suspect entered the business armed with...

...at 9:17 pm, an unknown black male entered the Royu Mini Market located at 3878 Glendale Street and approached an employee, a 32 year-old-male, and pulled a knife stating “don...

    Philly Police Blog | Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Commercial Robberies in the 24th District [VIDEO]
    On Sunday, July 8, 2018, at 9:17 pm, an unknown black male entered the Royu Mini Market located at 3878 Glendale Street and approached an employee, a 32 year-old-male, and pulled a knife stating "don't move, give me the money, if you move I will stab you right now".
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

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Jul 01

Latinx: Hispanic-Owned Businesses Continue To Grow in the Greater Philadelphia Region

1054 E Lycoming St, Philadelphia, PA 19124

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3835, 5034 N 5th St, Philadelphia, PA 19120

6222 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19149

    Latinx: Hispanic-Owned Businesses Continue To Grow in the Greater Philadelphia Region
    On a national level, the Latinx baby boom is expected to increase the population by in the next thirty years. With an ever growing population of about residents, the Latinx community in Philadelphia brings vitality not only culturally but economically. Concentrated in Hispanic-populated areas, these businesses are multiplying just as fast as its thriving community.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

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Our 3rd grade team has been working to raise ...

Our 3rd grade team has been working to raise funds for new Chromebook carts and accessories so their students can have greater access to technology. They have worked incredibly hard and raised more than half of the funds needed but still have a way to go towards their goal. Funds raised will be matched by the Neubauer Foundation. Please consider donating to this project.

    Click here to support Innovatively Bridging the Gap organized by Miranda Livezey
    Juniata Park Academy is a Title I neighborhood public school which services 1,185 students from kindergarten through eighth grade who all receive free meals daily. We are located in the Juniata Park neighborhood of Philadelphia. Our school's mission is to create a safe and nurturing learning envi...
    https://www.gofundme.com

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    NEW KITCHEN WIRING FOR RECEPTACLES, APPLIANCES, AND LIGHTING. INSTALL RECESSED LIGHTING IN LIVING ROOM. ALL WORK PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

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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

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    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.
    http://6abc.com

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

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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.
    https://www.facebook.com

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.

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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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