59 min ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 5.36KW(DC) SOLAR PV SYSTEM CONSISTING OF (16)LG335N1C-A5 MODULES, (16) P370 OPTIMIZERS, AND (1) SE7600 SOLAREDGE INVERTER AS PER 2008 NEC. (EAST DISTRICT)

    1511 E HEWSON ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

12 hours ago

Friends Of Hackett added 4 new photos.

Thanks to everyone who made it out to our Happy Hour Fundraiser at Bait & Switch Seafood Bar yesterday!

    Friends Of Hackett
    Friends Of Hackett, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 849 likes. The mission of the Friends of Hackett is to provide support to all current and future Hackett Elementary students, teachers, staff, and parents.
    https://www.facebook.com

14 hours ago

Just a reminder that the EKNA General Members...

Just a reminder that the EKNA General Membership Meeting is this Monday Nov 20th at 6:30 at Philadelphia Brewing. We’ll be holding elections for President, VP, Treasurer and 3 Board Member At Large seats. Come make your voice heard and learn how you can get involved in some great neighborhood projects.

    https://www.facebook.com

19 hours ago

Friends Of Hackett shared a link.

    In a historic vote, a divided SRC moves to abolish itself
    The School Reform Commission, the state-devised panel that has ruled the Philadelphia School District for 16 years, voted to dissolve itself Thursday night, declaring the era of distress for the city's schools over. - Kristen A. Graham, Maddie Hanna, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

25 hours ago

40 hours ago

The 26th Police District Advisory Committee i...

The 26th Police District Advisory Committee is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Dec. 13th. A chance to do some holiday shopping and support your local police

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    The 26th Police District Advisory Committee is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Dec. 13th. A chance to do some holiday shopping and support your local police
    https://www.facebook.com

41 hours ago

Friends Of Hackett shared their event.

Today 5-7pm at Bait & Switch!

    Happy Hour Fundraiser
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Brooke Hoffman shared an event to Friends Of ...

Hopefully this is on the radar of Hackett families! If not, it's not too late to come out! We'll have soft pretzels, drinks, and fruit! Hope to see you there! TONIGHT at 5:30pm

    We need You at Penn Treaty's "Feedback & Findings" Meeting!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

In 7 Days we will open our doors to offer a s...

In 7 Days we will open our doors to offer a spectacular meal prepared by our team at Sky Philadelphia. On November 22nd 10am-1pm at St. Michael's Lutheran Church 19125 come eat with us, we would love to have you join us. No one should be alone or hungry. #thanksgivingcommunitybrunch to make a contribution visit;

    Click here to support Thanksgiving Community Brunch organized by George Raymond
    Too often, too many people are alone and hungry for the Holidays. We are changing this by providing a solution. By donating you will help a family create a wonderful memory of a holiday, instead of being reminded of their poverty. Thanksgiving Community Brunch is a nonprofit organization suppo...
    https://www.gofundme.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

Friends Of Hackett shared their event.

We're looking forward to our first Happy Hour Fundraiser of the school year this Thursday from 5-7pm! Bait & Switch Seafood Bar will generously donate $1 from each drink sold towards our project to update the stage lighting in the cafeteria. Hope to see you there!

    Happy Hour Fundraiser
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

EKNA and NKCDC are looking for an event coord...

EKNA and NKCDC are looking for an event coordinator to manage the beloved Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Fest. As anyone who lives in East Kensington knows, this is the best day of the year and we are looking to make this May's festival the best yet by bringing on an event coordinator to work with NKCDC and ENKA. If you're interested in event planning and community development as well as getting a lot of people to have a great time, please check out the RFP to submit your proposal today. http://www.nkcdc.org/kksd-coordinator/

    NKCDC - KKSD Event Coordinator
    Event coordinator will assist with the logistical details of hosting the 12th Annual KKSD and Arts Festival on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Contract term for project planning, execution, and wrap-up/summary will run from January through June of 2018.
    http://www.nkcdc.org

5 days ago

5 days ago

We're having a Friends meeting tomorrow at 6:...

We're having a Friends meeting tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. Stop by if you can!

    Fishtown Community Branch
    We're having a Friends meeting tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. Stop by if you can!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLING 75,000BTU, 80%, 2 1/2 TON A/C WITH ALL RELATED DUCTWORK.

    2313 ALMOND ST Issued November 10, 2017 Comment

Nov 11

  • Classroom Supplies

    Ms. Weissman is asking for $271.08:
    My students need these items in order to be prepared for class everyday. It is hard to stay organized without a stapler. Not having paper, pencils and pens in classroom make it difficult for note taking.
    Penn Treaty School Comment

Nov 10

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF ONE STORY REAR ADDITION ( SUN ROOM ) AS PART OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE ( ON UNIT #3). SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION. . USE AS MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING THREE (3) FAMILY DWELLING UNITS IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED .

    1241 E BERKS ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A UNITY OF USE TO CREATE ONE (1) LOT FOR ZONING PURPOSES WITH COVENANTS, EASEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS TO BE RECORDED TO BIND CURRENT AND FUTURE OWNERS OF THE CONTIGUOUS THREE (3) PARCELS (THREE OPA ACCOUNTS, 1241 & 1243-45 E BERKS STREET AND 1242-44 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE) TO PRESERVE THE UNITY OF USE AND THE LEGALITY OF THE ENTIRE PROJECT THAT STEMS FROM THE SINGLE ZONING LOT TREATMENT. PRIOR TO ISSUANCE OF CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY, PROOF OF RECORDATION OF EASEMENTS, AGREEMENTS AND COVENANTS MUST BE SUPPLIED. AS PER ATTACHED PLANS.

    1243-45 E BERKS ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A UNITY OF USE TO CREATE ONE (1) LOT FOR ZONING PURPOSES WITH COVENANTS, EASEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS TO BE RECORDED TO BIND CURRENT AND FUTURE OWNERS OF THE CONTIGUOUS THREE (3) PARCELS (THREE OPA ACCOUNTS, 1241 & 1243-45 E BERKS STREET AND 1242-44 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE) TO PRESERVE THE UNITY OF USE AND THE LEGALITY OF THE ENTIRE PROJECT THAT STEMS FROM THE SINGLE ZONING LOT TREATMENT. PRIOR TO ISSUANCE OF CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY, PROOF OF RECORDATION OF EASEMENTS, AGREEMENTS AND COVENANTS MUST BE SUPPLIED. AS PER ATTACHED PLANS.

    1241 E BERKS ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A UNITY OF USE TO CREATE ONE (1) LOT FOR ZONING PURPOSES WITH COVENANTS, EASEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS TO BE RECORDED TO BIND CURRENT AND FUTURE OWNERS OF THE CONTIGUOUS THREE (3) PARCELS (THREE OPA ACCOUNTS, 1241 & 1243-45 E BERKS STREET AND 1242-44 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE) TO PRESERVE THE UNITY OF USE AND THE LEGALITY OF THE ENTIRE PROJECT THAT STEMS FROM THE SINGLE ZONING LOT TREATMENT. PRIOR TO ISSUANCE OF CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY, PROOF OF RECORDATION OF EASEMENTS, AGREEMENTS AND COVENANTS MUST BE SUPPLIED. AS PER ATTACHED PLANS.

    1242-44 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE Issued November 8, 2017 Comment

Nov 09

Scoping out Philly Mag's best bars, fall fashion and more

2424 E York Street Philadelphia, PA 19125

This article has 15 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

261 S 21st St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

1408 S 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

25 E. Allen Street, Philadelphia, pa 19123

1939 S. Bancroft Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19145

780-782 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

1200 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

727 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

1014 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

4229 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127

1729 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

124 S. 19th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

1709 E. Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1540 W Ritner Street (16th & Ritner), Philadelphia, PA 19145

1540 W Ritner Street (16th & Ritner), Philadelphia, PA 19145

208 S 45th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

    FYI Philly: Scoping out Philly Mag's best bars, fall fashion and more
    This week FYI Philly is living it up as we rundown some of Philadelphia Magazine's 50 Best Bars. We also visit a new Gastropub in Society Hill, spend a day in the suburbs at one of America's top-rated small towns, and check out some fashion trends as the weather gets chilly.
    http://6abc.com

Nov 09

Fishtown Area Business Association shared lyn...

    lyn and company
    lyn and company, Hatfield, Pennsylvania. 227 likes · 158 talking about this. Creating and planning fabulous vendor/craft shows, fundraiser, girls night out shopping events and other fun events and...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 09

Nov 08

Here are a few tips from the 26th Police Dist...

Here are a few tips from the 26th Police District on how to prevent burglaries. With the holidays approaching and more packages being dropped off, please consider a few of these tips to keep you and the neighborhood safe

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    Here are a few tips from the 26th Police District on how to prevent burglaries. With the holidays approaching and more packages being dropped off, please consider a few of these tips to keep you and...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 08

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL FIRE ALARM THROUGHOUT AS PER NFPA 72 & INSTALL 600AMP SERVICE, INSTLL BRANCH CIRCUITS THROUGHOUT AS PER NEC 2008 EAST DISTRICT

    1420-22 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE Issued November 6, 2017 Comment

Nov 07

Friends Of Hackett shared Penn Treaty SSD's p...

It's looking great!

    Penn Treaty SSD
    Happy to help out Beacon with their Hackett School Library Mural!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 07

Fishtown Community Branch shared Lutheran Set...

Check out this job fair tomorrow.

    LSH & PA Career Link Fall Job Fair
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 07

Nov 06

Kelli Walsh shared an event to East Kensingto...

We're still looking for vendors! Contact kwalsh@nkcdc.org for more details!

    Small Business Saturday Holiday Flea Market
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 06

La Colombe co-founder lists rustic Fishtown home for $850K

The home at 1244 E. Susquehanna Avenue is in the heart of the neighborhood. Listing agents Bruno Pruget and Francesca Prieto first...

    La Colombe co-founder lists rustic Fishtown home for $850K
    There's a home in Fishtown that hides away from the street, tucked behind a string of rowhomes off a cobblestoned driveway. In its heyday, it was functioned as horse stables, and later as a garage-today, it's the rustic home built for entertaining. The home at 1244 E.
    https://philly.curbed.com

Nov 05

Come visit Ms. Megan on Tuesday, November 7th...

Come visit Ms. Megan on Tuesday, November 7th at 10:30 for toddler storytime!

    Fishtown Community Branch
    Come visit Ms. Megan on Tuesday, November 7th at 10:30 for toddler storytime!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 05

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    RUN ALL NEW BRANCH CIRCUITS FOR POWER AND LIGHTING THROUGHOUT DWELLING TO RECEPTS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS,REPLACE PANEL WITH NEW 100AMP PANEL AND WITH NO LOW VOLTAGE ON AN EXISTING 100AMP SERVICE AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2313 ALMOND ST Issued November 3, 2017 Comment

Nov 04

I sketched you in 2008!

I sketched you in 2008!

    Aaron Joseph Krolikowski
    I sketched you in 2008!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 04

Nov 04

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARD ALTERATIONS AND FRONT STUCCO - FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANSFRONT STUCCO ALSO. FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    2313 ALMOND ST Issued November 2, 2017 Comment

Nov 03

Fishtown Area Business Association shared Fra...

    Small Business Saturday Holiday Flea Market
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 03

Nov 03

Nov 02

Fishtown Area Business Association shared lyn...

    lyn and company
    To: December 9th vendors and crafters Love: Lyn Shareable/printable flyers (8.5x11)
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 02

Nov 02

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    FOR A CHANGE IN OCCUPANCY TO CREATE A MULTI-UNIT (SEVEN (7) UNITS) HOUSE IN AN EXISTING THREE-STORY ATTACHED STR. **PERMIT IS FOR SIX-UNIT OF SEVEN UNITS. ADDITION PERMIT REQUIRE FOR ADDITION UNITS**

    2440-42 CEDAR ST Issued October 31, 2017 Comment

Nov 01

Is City Going To Authorize Home Construction On Toxic Site?

At 2501 E Hagert Street sits a bit of Kensington’s industrial past: the Cattie Galvanizing Company.   This plant which is surrounded by residential homes was originally the home of the Hero Fruit Jar Works factory which automated the process of making glass containers.

    Is City Going To Authorize Home Construction On Toxic Site? - Philadelinquency
    Tensions are rising in Olde Richmond as a demo permit to make way for homes looms At 2501 E Hagert Street sits a bit of Kensington's industrial past: the Cattie Galvanizing Company. This plant which is surrounded by residential homes was originally the home of the Hero Fruit Jar Works factory which automated the process ...
    https://www.philadelinquency.com

About

EveryBlock collects 20 types of news in Philadelphia — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 2530-2563 E. Norris St.

Upcoming events

Sat

Sun

Mon

  • EKNA General Meeting 6:15 PM - 8:30 PM • Philadelphia Brewing Co, 2440 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125, USA (2440 Frankford Avenue)

View full calendar →

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Xu Ren Meghan Kolp Erin Catherine Hakan Ibisi Ralph Whitehead Chena Saunders Jeffrey Staab Robert Smith Yayah Ali Clint Holloway

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address