58 min ago

http://www.phillymag.com/property/2018/01/15/...

http://www.phillymag.com/property/2018/01/15/tawan-davis-steinbridge-group-workforce-rental-housing/

    Coming to a Block Near You: Rental Homes for Working Families
    Real estate investor Tawan Davis' firm sees an opportunity for working families in Philadelphia's distressed housing stock. In case you haven't noticed, rental housing has become the place where the action is in the residential real estate industry today.
    http://www.phillymag.com

1 hour ago

http://www.philly.com/philly/business/real_es...

http://www.philly.com/philly/business/real_estate/residential/loans-for-low-income-residents-home-repair-in-philadelphia-20180118.html?mobi=true

    New Philadelphia loan program offers hope to residents with homes in disrepair
    Living in aging housing while battling poverty, Philadelphia residents often have few resources to help fix up their homes. A new loan program launching this summer offers low- and middle-income homeowners low-interest home repair loans - as well as the chance to live in healthier, safer housing.
    http://www.philly.com

1 hour ago

http://6abc.com/weather/officials-report-phil...

http://6abc.com/weather/officials-report-philly-water-main-breaks-on-social-media/2962488/

    Officials: Report Philly water main breaks on social media
    The Philadelphia Water Department says it is still working around the clock to repair water main breaks across the city.
    http://6abc.com

1 hour ago

http://planphilly.com/articles/2018/01/17/ans...

http://planphilly.com/articles/2018/01/17/answers-for-all-your-septa-key-questions

    Answers for all your SEPTA Key questions
    On Monday, SEPTA will stop selling tokens at subway stations, taking a long-awaited leap forward in the neverending game of hopscotch that is the rollout of its new fare payment system, SEPTA Key. The end of station token sales represents a significant first step towards scrapping the fare coins entirely in 2019, a full five years after their original retirement date.
    http://planphilly.com

1 hour ago

Crime: Breaking,In the State Capital: http://...

Crime: Breaking,In the State Capital: http://www.pennlive.com/news/2018/01/live_updates_police_reportedly.html

    Police possibly hurt in Harrisburg shooting: updates
    Before 6:30 this morning, after reports of shots fired in the area of South 18th and Mulberry streets in Harrisburg came unconfirmed reports of at least one police officer down. Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo said there was an officer-involved shooting in Harrisburg. "I can't confirm anything beyond that," he said.
    http://www.pennlive.com

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Crime: http://6abc.com/2-teen-melees-in-as-m...

Crime: http://6abc.com/2-teen-melees-in-as-many-days-on-septa/2961136/

    2 teen melees in as many days on SEPTA
    SEPTA police said Tuesday's brawl, caught on a cell phone camera, started as a war of words between a group of teens on the trolley lines, then escalated at the subway surface entrance leading up to Dilworth Park. Then it allegedly became more than physical when 18-year-olds Theodore Smith and Timira Barlow got involved.
    http://6abc.com

9 hours ago

Larry Wittig, ousted as state education honch...

Larry Wittig, ousted as state education honcho over sexual misconduct claims, still in charge in Tamaqua http://www.philly.com/philly/education/469765983.html

    Larry Wittig, ousted as state education honcho over sexual misconduct claims, still in charge in Tamaqua
    Within 24 hours of being accused of sexual misconduct, Larry Wittig resigned as president of the Pennsylvania State Board of Education, was removed from the president's leadership council at Drexel University, and was asked to give up his seat on the board of trustees at Philadelphia University-Thomas Jefferson University.
    http://www.philly.com

9 hours ago

Crime: http://6abc.com/police-man-murdered-w...

Crime: http://6abc.com/police-man-murdered-while-eating-sandwich-in-mini-mart/2961134/

    Police: Man murdered while eating sandwich in mini mart
    The bitter cold did not stop what police are calling an apparent execution Wednesday night. It happened inside a North Philadelphia corner store as the victim was eating a sandwich. Police said it was just after 7 p.m. that officers from the 25th District responded to numerous 911 call for gunshots inside the Brilliante Mini Market in the 3300 block of N.
    http://6abc.com

11 hours ago

A new D.A. a change in attitude : http://www....

A new D.A. a change in attitude : http://www.philly.com/philly/news/crime/philly-juvenile-lifer-johnny-berry-da-larry-krasner-offers-time-served-chance-exoneration-20180117.html?amphtml=y&mobi=true&__twitter_impression=true

    A Philly juvenile lifer gets time served - and a chance at exoneration
    Philly's new DA negotiated a new sentence of 23 years to life that will make Johnny Berry eligible for parole immediately. And, as for Berry's claim of innocence, "he can continue to fight it on the street instead of in prison."
    http://www.philly.com

12 hours ago

http://www.phillyvoice.com/philadelphia-water...

http://www.phillyvoice.com/philadelphia-water-department-working-frantic-pace-make-service-calls/

    Philadelphia Water Department working at frantic pace to make service calls
    The brutal cold spell that settled into Philadelphia late last year and lingered into the new year is still wreaking havoc on Philadelphia's water-supply infrastructure. Numbers released Wednesday by the Philadelphia Water Department show just how enormous an impact the winter weather has had on customers throughout the city.
    http://www.phillyvoice.com

12 hours ago

Job Opportunities at SEPTA. Mason, Bus Drive...

Job Opportunities at SEPTA. Mason, Bus Driver, Electrician and more.... http://autohire.careershop.com/septajobs/JobSearch/JobSearchList.asp?View=Jobs

    Greater Brewerytown CDC
    Job Opportunities at SEPTA. Mason, Bus Driver, Electrician and more.... http://autohire.careershop.com/septajobs/JobSearch/JobSearchList.asp?View=Jobs
    https://www.facebook.com

12 hours ago

Greater Brewerytown CDC shared Rep. Donna Bul...

From the Office of Pa. State Representative Donna J Bullock : https://www.facebook.com/RepDonnaBullock/videos/2044284672456351/

    Rep. Donna Bullock
    Putting #PeopleFirst is my top priority! As we head into a new year, you know you can count on me to fight for #GoodJobs, #QualitySchools, and #FairTaxes. Take a look at what the #Plan4PA is all about.
    http://www.facebook.com

12 hours ago

http://ht.ly/SmLW30hOnI7

http://ht.ly/SmLW30hOnI7

    First Step Staffing comes to Philadelphia to employ homeless
    The nonprofit model, which has grown in Atlanta, bought part of the Philadelphia operations of On Time Staffing and will offer those positions to homeless individuals as they become available through attrition. - Harold Brubaker, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

14 hours ago

http://www.phila3-0.org/philly_democrats_dese...

http://www.phila3-0.org/philly_democrats_deserve_open_elections

    Philly Voters Deserve Open and Competitive Elections for Congress and Democratic Party Chair in 2018
    Over the past year, there's been an amazing small-d democratic resurgence building in Philly politics. Our usually sleepy District Attorney and Controller election cycle saw huge voter turnout due to two exciting primaries, and grassroots groups are on the march to revive the local Democratic Party's creaky get-out-the-vote apparatus.
    http://www.phila3-0.org

21 hours ago

Greater Brewerytown CDC shared an event.

https://www.facebook.com/events/361511974320503/?ti=icl

    Pastor Shirley Caesar in Concert
    https://www.facebook.com

21 hours ago

Loving the light installations all around #Ph...

Loving the light installations all around #Philly https://philly.curbed.com/maps/philadelphia-light-public-art-displays

    Where to find Philly's best light art
    The holidays may be over, but that doesn't mean you can't be wowed by Philly's bright lights. This city is filled with plenty of non-denominational light art displays that shine on year-round-or at least long enough to help get you through the dreary winter months.
    https://philly.curbed.com

21 hours ago

Greater Brewerytown CDC shared teleSUR Englis...

Opinion: Gentrification is actually Market driven once it has started in any particular area , but the results are the same: https://www.facebook.com/telesurenglish/videos/1268618246614908/

    teleSUR English
    Ethnic cleansing is business as usual for cities in the U.S.
    http://www.facebook.com

31 hours ago

Greater Brewerytown CDC added 2 new photos.

Humor:

    Greater Brewerytown CDC
    Greater Brewerytown CDC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 528 likes · 27 talking about this · 353 were here. Non-profit community development organization
    https://www.facebook.com

31 hours ago

http://www.phillymag.com/news/2018/01/16/penn...

http://www.phillymag.com/news/2018/01/16/penn-slavery-ties/

    Penn Students Expose University's Early Connections to Slavery
    The Ivy League school had previously denied having any direct institutional and historical ties to slavery. New research compiled by undergraduate students at the University of Pennsylvania has forced the Ivy League school to confront its institutional and historical ties to slavery.
    http://www.phillymag.com

31 hours ago

Opinion: http://thephiladelphiacitizen.org/is...

Opinion: http://thephiladelphiacitizen.org/is-philly-in-denial-about-its-jobs-problem/

    Is Philly In Denial About Its Jobs Problem? - The Philadelphia Citizen
    Deep in the recent jobs report number doled out by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, is a glimpse of what the unemployment situation in Philadelphia looks like. And, it doesn't look as good as it seems. The latest figures suggest we're chugging along, with the official national rate of 4.1 percent lulling the masses into premature satisfaction.
    http://thephiladelphiacitizen.org

31 hours ago

Crime: https://patch.com/pennsylvania/philade...

Crime: https://patch.com/pennsylvania/philadelphia/family-dollar-security-guard-shoots-robber-philadelphia-police

    Family Dollar Security Guard Shoots Robber: Philadelphia Police
    PHILADELPHIA - A security guard at a Kensington store shot a would-be knife-wielding robber Monday evening, according to Philadelphia Police. Police said the incident occurred at about 10:18 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 15 at the Family Dollar on the 3100 block of Frankford Avenue.
    https://patch.com

32 hours ago

35 hours ago

At Free Library, Wolff discusses the firestor...

At Free Library, Wolff discusses the firestorm around 'Fire and Fury' http://www.philly.com/philly/news/politics/at-free-library-wolff-discusses-the-firestorm-around-fire-and-fury-20180116.html

    At Free Library, Wolff discusses the firestorm around 'Fire and Fury'
    Onstage at the Free Library of Philadelphia Tuesday night, Michael Wolff betrayed no modesty about the runaway success of his tell-all on the inner workings of the Trump administration: "It's beyond a book," he said. "It's become a political event in itself."
    http://www.philly.com

35 hours ago

Pa Representative Bullock represents Breweryt...

Pa Representative Bullock represents Brewerytown , Fairmount , Francisville , Strawberry Mansion , and Mantua.

    Greater Brewerytown CDC
    Pa Representative Bullock represents Brewerytown , Fairmount , Francisville , Strawberry Mansion , and Mantua.
    https://www.facebook.com

43 hours ago

Multiple Metro PCS Robberies DC 17 02 069052 DC 17 02 070243 DC 17 02 071326 DC 18 02 002542

Commercial Robbery 1646 N 29th St DC 18 22 000654 - Duration: 1:14. 115 views

Commercial Robbery 2450 Montgomery Ave DC 17 22 106664 - Duration: 1:17. 281 views

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...2017, at 11:50 am, an unknown male entered a Metro PCS store located at 915 Levick Street armed with a handgun pointing it at the employee while demanding money. The suspect then...

...2017, at 4:28 pm, an unknown male entered a METRO PCS store located at 721 Adams Avenue armed with a handgun and carrying a duffel bag. Once inside the store the suspect...

...21, 2017, 11:35 am, an unknown male entered a Metro PCS store located at 1105 Cottman Avenue armed with a handgun forcing an employee to open the cash register at gunpoint. The...

Robbery/Shooting 2910 N 22nd St DC 18 39 002395 - Duration: 2:57. 50 views

Commercial Robbery 3435 N 5th St DC 17 25 109730 - Duration: 1:53.

Burglary Metro PCS 2811 N 22nd St DC# 11-39-070113 - Duration: 3:32. 2,082 views

Commercial Robbery 7901 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 001155 - Duration: 2:01. No views

Commercial Robbery 901 W Girard Ave DC 18 26 000306 - Duration: 1:45. 245 views

Commercial Robbery 2545 Aramingo Ave DC 18 26 000558 - Duration: 3:19. 348 views

Robbery 600 N American St DC 18 06 000040 - Duration: 1:04. 318 views

Commercial Robbery 2025 S Broad St DC 18 03 000602 - Duration: 2:47. 10 views

Homicide 5025 N Broad St DC 17 35 106772 - Duration: 3:31. 1,485 views

Theft 3103 South 61st St DC 17 12 096333 - Duration: 2:01. 137 views

Commercial Robbery 6608 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 002179 - Duration: 1:28. 65 views

Commercial Burglary 11024 Knights Rd DC 18 08 000744 - Duration: 1:23. 1,667 views

Commercial Robbery 178 W Lehigh Ave DC 17 26 061064 - Duration: 1:55. 551 views

    Multiple Metro PCS Robberies DC 17 02 069052 DC 17 02 070243 DC 17 02 071326 DC 18 02 002542
    Incident #1: DC# 17-02-069052 On Saturday, December 9, 2017, at 11:50 am, an unknown male entered a Metro PCS store located at 915 Levick Street armed with a handgun pointing it at the employee while demanding money. The suspect then took an unknown amount of money from the cash register, along with ten (10) iPhones.
    https://www.youtube.com/

46 hours ago

http://www.philly.com/philly/education/kenney...

http://www.philly.com/philly/education/kenney-names-13-to-help-pick-phillys-new-school-board-20180116.html

    Kenney names 13 to help pick Philly's new school board
    The school board nominating panel includes parents and educators, activists and one former School Reform Commission member. It must consider applicants and nominees for the school board, presenting to Mayor Kenney by Jan. 31 a list of 27 nominees for the nine board seats.
    http://www.philly.com

46 hours ago

http://6abc.com/weather/accuweather-snow-tues...

http://6abc.com/weather/accuweather-snow-tuesday-night-into-wednesday/49644/

    AccuWeather: Snow Tuesday Night Into Wednesday
    AccuWeather is tracking steady snow that's expected to arrive Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy and not as cold as recent night. The overnight low will fall down to 22 in the suburbs and 26 in the city.
    http://6abc.com

47 hours ago

https://billypenn.com/2018/01/16/what-philly-...

https://billypenn.com/2018/01/16/what-philly-needs-to-know-about-real-id/

    What Philly needs to know about REAL ID
    For Pennsylvania drivers, the clock is ticking on their old licenses. It's a little more than a year until Pa. introduces new, REAL ID-compliant driver's licenses - but Philadelphians still don't know much about them.
    https://billypenn.com

47 hours ago

http://planphilly.com/articles/2018/01/15/as-...

http://planphilly.com/articles/2018/01/15/as-ben-carson-signals-fair-housing-rollback-advocates-call-on-mayor-kenney-to-put-forward-a-bigger-and-bolder-vision

    As Ben Carson signals fair housing rollback, advocates call on Mayor Kenney to put forward a 'bigger and bolder vision'
    West Philadelphia resident Vivian Bailey, 76, spent much of the second half of 2017 couchsurfing. For the prior two years, he'd been a resident of the Penn Wynn building in Wynnfield, a quiet, leafy neighborhood on the city's western border.
    http://planphilly.com

47 hours ago

Commercial Robbery 3435 N 5th St DC 17 25 109730

Commercial Robbery 1646 N 29th St DC 18 22 000654 - Duration: 1:14. 115 views

Commercial Robbery 2450 Montgomery Ave DC 17 22 106664 - Duration: 1:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 281 views

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Commercial Robbery 3435 N 5th St DC 17 25 109730

...the struggle the suspect fled the store on foot with the witness chasing him on Sedgley Avenue towards Erie Avenue and was lost in the area.Suspect Description: Hispanic male, 30-35 years-of-age...

Commercial Robbery 2545 Aramingo Ave DC 18 26 000558 - Duration: 3:19. PhiladelphiaPolice 348 views

Commercial Robbery 901 W Girard Ave DC 18 26 000306 - Duration: 1:45. 245 views

Commercial Burglary 244 W Grange Ave DC 17 35 107823 - Duration: 3:08. PhiladelphiaPolice 259 views

Homicide 5025 N Broad St DC 17 35 106772 - Duration: 3:31. 1,485 views

Robbery 600 N American St DC 18 06 000040 - Duration: 1:04. PhiladelphiaPolice 318 views

Theft 3103 South 61st St DC 17 12 096333 - Duration: 2:01. 137 views

Commercial Robbery 6608 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 002179 - Duration: 1:28. 14 views

Commercial Robbery 178 W Lehigh Ave DC 17 26 061064 - Duration: 1:55. 551 views

Commercial Burglary 11024 Knights Rd DC 18 08 000744 - Duration: 1:23. 1,667 views

Robbery 1440 West Cheltenham Ave DC# 14 35 080619 - Duration: 2:19. 3,494 views

    Commercial Robbery 3435 N 5th St DC 17 25 109730
    On December 23, 2017, at 1:00 pm, an unknown Hispanic male entered the Dominican Beauty store located at 3435 North 5th Street armed with a knife demanding money from everyone inside the store.
    https://www.youtube.com/

47 hours ago

Commercial Robbery 942 E Ontario St DC 18 24 002511

Commercial Robbery 1646 N 29th St DC 18 22 000654 - Duration: 1:14. 115 views

Commercial Robbery 2450 Montgomery Ave DC 17 22 106664 - Duration: 1:17. 281 views

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Commercial Robbery 942 E Ontario St DC 18 24 002511

Commercial Robbery 901 W Girard Ave DC 18 26 000306 - Duration: 1:45. PhiladelphiaPolice 245 views

Commercial Robbery 2545 Aramingo Ave DC 18 26 000558 - Duration: 3:19. 348 views

Commercial Burglary 244 W Grange Ave DC 17 35 107823 - Duration: 3:08. PhiladelphiaPolice 259 views

Robbery 600 N American St DC 18 06 000040 - Duration: 1:04. 318 views

Commercial Robbery 6608 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 002179 - Duration: 1:28. 14 views

Homicide 5025 N Broad St DC 17 35 106772 - Duration: 3:31. 1,485 views

Theft 3103 South 61st St DC 17 12 096333 - Duration: 2:01. PhiladelphiaPolice 137 views

Commercial Robbery 178 W Lehigh Ave DC 17 26 061064 - Duration: 1:55. 551 views

Commercial Burglary 11024 Knights Rd DC 18 08 000744 - Duration: 1:23. 1,667 views

    Commercial Robbery 942 E Ontario St DC 18 24 002511
    On January 10, 2018, at 7:40 pm, an unknown Hispanic male entered the Ontario Grocery store located at 942 East Ontario Street and walked towards the freezers. When an employee, a 59 year-old male, asked the suspect to remove his bandana from his face, the suspect pulled a handgun from his waist area pointing it at the employee demanding money while threatening him.
    https://www.youtube.com/

47 hours ago

Greater Brewerytown CDC shared The Discovery ...

In Strawberry Mansion : https://www.facebook.com/events/376379232822915/?ti=icl

    The Discovery Center Community Engagement Committee
    Join representatives from Audubon Pennsylvania, the Philadelphia Outward Bound School and the community to discuss way that you can get involved with The...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Commercial Robbery 6608 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 002179

Homicide 1900 N 25th St DC 16 22 092529 - Duration: 1:38. PhiladelphiaPolice 20,626 views

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Commercial Robbery 6608 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 002179

Commercial Burglary 1851 S Columbus Blvd DC 17 03 000076 - Duration: 4:59. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,656 views

Robbery 6300 Frankford Ave DC 16 15 018968 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 6,591 views

Commercial Burglary 11730 Bustleton Ave DC 16 07 004993 - Duration: 2:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,748 views

Robbery 7901 Frankford Ave DC# 13-15-047699 - Duration: 2:16. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,883 views

Assault 1300 E Passyunk Ave DC 17 03 040567 - Duration: 3:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 7,123 views

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Commercial Robbery 4745 Frankford Ave DC 17 15 08000 - Duration: 1:41. PhiladelphiaPolice 548 views

Commercial Robbery 3855 Aramingo Ave DC 17 24 124818 - Duration: 2:59. PhiladelphiaPolice 519 views

Robbery 100 S 60th St DC 17 18 029066 - Duration: 1:48. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,082 views

Theft 226 Market St DC# 14 06 024578 - Duration: 1:41. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,637 views

Arson 8716 Frankford Ave DC 17 08 021949 - Duration: 1:57. PhiladelphiaPolice 980 views

    Commercial Robbery 6608 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 002179
    On January 9, 2018, at 10:08 am, an unknown white male entered the Dunkin Donuts located at 6608 Frankford Avenue and handed an employee, a 19 year-old female, a demand note demanding money from the cash register while motioning that he was armed with a handgun.
    https://www.youtube.com/

2 days ago

2 days ago

13 locations in the Philadelphia area where M...

13 locations in the Philadelphia area where MLK either lived ,spoke , or protested at: https://philly.curbed.com/maps/mlk-jr-historic-sites-philadelphia

    Where Martin Luther King, Jr. left his mark in Philly
    Monday, January 15 is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, so we thought we'd take a trip through history and retrace his steps through Philadelphia. While King, Jr. has southern roots, the start of his journey from Baptist minister to Civil Rights activist began in and around Philly.
    https://philly.curbed.com

2 days ago

http://planphilly.com/eyesonthestreet/2018/01...

http://planphilly.com/eyesonthestreet/2018/01/15/lancaster-avenue-commercial-corridor-mlk

    How West Philadelphia businesses answer MLK's call to action
    "We've got to realize that the moment is before us!" Those are the words that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. used to energize a thunderous, cheering crowd at the corner of 40th and Lancaster Avenue in August of 1965.
    http://planphilly.com

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