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Libraries "shape the community and the commun...

Libraries "shape the community and the communities shape the library"

    Beyond the Books - The Philadelphia Citizen
    Inside North Philly's Lillian Marrero branch of the Free Library, community organizer Tania Ríos Marrero-daughter of the branch's namesake-scribbles neatly at the top of a notebook: "What is the role of a public library?" Word by word, she dissects the meaning of her message. " : Function, purpose.
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David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library shared Toby...

    TobyMac
    TobyMac. 4.2M likes. Official Facebook Page for Christian Recording Artist TobyMac
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West Oak Lane Library added 3 new photos.

Keva planks and cantilevers at West Oak Lane Library!

    West Oak Lane Library
    West Oak Lane Library added a new photo.
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Learn more about Philadelphia's Read by 4th G...

Learn more about Philadelphia's Read by 4th Grade initiative. There is a role for everyone, not just parents of small children. We are families, educators, literacy specialists, youth program providers, neighborhood merchants, faith leaders, block captains, and much more.

    About - Read by 4th
    Read by 4th is a citywide campaign bringing together an ever growing coalition of partners to double the number of children reading at grade level by the start of 4th grade. At the end of the 2017 school year, almost two thirds of children in Philadelphia entered the 4th grade unable to read at grade level.
    http://readby4th.org

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West Oak Lane Library shared Free Library of ...

Only three spaces left for Camp Play & Learn for children entering 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade. Complete the application form at West Oak Lane Library.

    Blog: Camp Play and Learn
    Are you ready for the new school year? Do you have a child entering 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade in the Fall? Get a back-to-school boost with Camp Play and Learn!
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    NO CHANGE IN USE AND OCCUPANCY CLASSIFICATION. LEVEL III INTERIOR ALTERATIONS AND STRUCTURAL FRAMING WORK AS PER APPROVED PLANS. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR MEP WORK AND USE PERMIT.

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    REPLACE 3/4" DISTRUBITION PIPE PA20181904028(SFD)"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO BUILD A WALL ON EXISTING FRONT PORCH. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. LICENSED CONTRACTOR TO BE LISTED ON PERMIT. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC. CALL INSPECTOR AT DISTRICT OFFICE AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO START

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100A SERVICE WITH A 32- SPACE PANEL. REPLACE 10- RECEPTACLES.... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

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West Oak Lane Library shared Librarians and B...

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    Librarians and Book Lovers
    Librarians and Book Lovers. 4,708 likes · 360 talking about this. Librarians and Book Lovers
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Jun 29

Shooting Incident Victim 1XX Block of W Queen Ln DC 18 39 043570

Commercial Burglary 2101 65th Ave DC 18 35 052076 - Duration: 1:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 185 views

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Commercial Robbery 7401 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 054374 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 35 views

Commercial Robbery 1417 Girard Ave DC 18 22 046118 - Duration: 1:06. 46 views

Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 107 views

Commercial Burglary 1760 Market St DC 18 09 024407 - Duration: 1:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 121 views

    Shooting Incident Victim 1XX Block of W Queen Ln DC 18 39 043570
    On Saturday June 23, 2018 at 3:23 pm, the victim, a 34 year-old-male, was traveling east on the 1XX block of west Queen Lane approaching Greene Street when the occupant(s) of a silver sedan cut in front of the victims vehicle and was struck in the passenger side door area and began shooting at the victim numerous times.
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Jun 29

Theft 2000 Walnut St DC 18 09 025336

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Abduction 2000 Orkney St DC 18 26 026871 - Duration: 3:56. PhiladelphiaPolice 695 views

Commercial Robbery 2649 Germantown Ave DC 18 26 026135 - Duration: 1:58. PhiladelphiaPolice 56 views

Explosion Vandalism 5000 Woodland Ave DC 18 12 046194 - Duration: 2:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 185 views

Commercial Burglary 200 S 24th St DC 18 09 022493 - Duration: 1:21. PhiladelphiaPolice 105 views

Commercial Robbery 701 Federal St DC 18 03 032637 - Duration: 2:05. PhiladelphiaPolice 43 views

Commercial Robbery 2701 W Hunting Park Ave DC 18 39 043413 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 122 views

Commercial Burglary 4023 Market St DC 18 16 027293 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 85 views

Commercial Robbery 7401 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 054374 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 35 views

Commercial Burglary 300 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 051972 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 66 views

Commercial Robbery 1417 Girard Ave DC 18 22 046118 - Duration: 1:06. 46 views

Commercial Burglary 1760 Market St DC 18 09 024407 - Duration: 1:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 121 views

Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 107 views

    Theft 2000 Walnut St DC 18 09 025336
    On June 26, 2018, at 4:26 pm, the victim, a 34 year-old female, was walking on the 2000 block of Walnut Street when suspect #1 walked in front of the victim and gave a hand signal to suspect #2, who was walking behind the victim and and snatched the victim's cell phone from her hand.
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Jun 29

Commercial Burglary 1701 Market St DC 18 09 025237

Commercial Burglary 2101 65th Ave DC 18 35 052076 - Duration: 1:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 185 views

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Commercial Burglary 1701 Market St DC 18 09 025237

Commercial Burglary 2701 E Butler St DC 18 24 053336 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 381 views

Abduction 2000 Orkney St DC 18 26 026871 - Duration: 3:56. PhiladelphiaPolice 695 views

Commercial Robbery 2649 Germantown Ave DC 18 26 026135 - Duration: 1:58. PhiladelphiaPolice 56 views

Explosion Vandalism 5000 Woodland Ave DC 18 12 046194 - Duration: 2:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 185 views

Commercial Burglary 200 S 24th St DC 18 09 022493 - Duration: 1:21. PhiladelphiaPolice 105 views

Commercial Robbery 701 Federal St DC 18 03 032637 - Duration: 2:05. PhiladelphiaPolice 43 views

Commercial Robbery 2701 W Hunting Park Ave DC 18 39 043413 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 122 views

Commercial Burglary 300 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 051972 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 66 views

Commercial Burglary 4023 Market St DC 18 16 027293 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 85 views

Commercial Robbery 7401 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 054374 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 35 views

Commercial Burglary 1760 Market St DC 18 09 024407 - Duration: 1:12. 121 views

Commercial Robbery 1417 Girard Ave DC 18 22 046118 - Duration: 1:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 46 views

Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 107 views

    Commercial Burglary 1701 Market St DC 18 09 025237
    On June 26, 2018, at 12:29 am, an unknown black male gained entry to the AT&T Store located at 1701 Market Street by breaking the front glass door with a rock. Once entry was gained the suspect took 2 iPads valued at approximately $1300 then fled the area in an unknown direction.
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Commercial Burglary 4023 Market St DC 18 16 027293

Commercial Burglary 2101 65th Ave DC 18 35 052076 - Duration: 1:40. 185 views

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Commercial Burglary 4023 Market St DC 18 16 027293

Explosives Incident 700 E Thayer St DC 18 25 046995 - Duration: 2:57. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,654 views

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Explosives Incident 1860 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 052187 - Duration: 3:28. PhiladelphiaPolice 480 views

Commercial Burglary 2701 E Butler St DC 18 24 053336 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 268 views

Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970 - Duration: 1:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 558 views

Commercial Robbery 2649 Germantown Ave DC 18 26 026135 - Duration: 1:58. PhiladelphiaPolice 56 views

Commercial Burglary 200 S 24th St DC 18 09 022493 - Duration: 1:21. PhiladelphiaPolice 105 views

Commercial Robbery 2701 W Hunting Park Ave DC 18 39 043413 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 122 views

Commercial Robbery 7401 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 054374 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 35 views

Commercial Burglary 300 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 051972 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 66 views

Commercial Robbery 1417 Girard Ave DC 18 22 046118 - Duration: 1:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 46 views

Commercial Burglary 1760 Market St DC 18 09 024407 - Duration: 1:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 121 views

Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 48 views

    Commercial Burglary 4023 Market St DC 18 16 027293
    On Thursday, June 21, 2018, in the early morning hours two unknown black males gained entry to the Home Gallery furniture store located at 4023 Market Street through a rear door. Once inside the suspects took several items then fled the area in an unknown direction.
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Jun 28

Explosion Vandalism 5000 Woodland Ave DC 18 12 046194

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Commercial Burglary 2701 E Butler St DC 18 24 053336 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 268 views

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Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970 - Duration: 1:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 558 views

Commercial Burglary 200 S 24th St DC 18 09 022493 - Duration: 1:21. PhiladelphiaPolice 105 views

Commercial Robbery 7401 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 054374 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 35 views

Commercial Robbery 1417 Girard Ave DC 18 22 046118 - Duration: 1:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 46 views

Commercial Burglary 300 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 051972 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 66 views

Commercial Burglary 1760 Market St DC 18 09 024407 - Duration: 1:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 121 views

Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 48 views

    Explosion Vandalism 5000 Woodland Ave DC 18 12 046194
    On Saturday, June 23, 2018, at 9:47 pm, two unknown black males were on the 5000 block of Woodland Avenue were seen on surveillance video walking by the a residential property. One of the suspects is seen lighting an object which explodes after it is thrown onto the porch.
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Jun 27

Commercial Robbery 2649 Germantown Ave DC 18 26 026135

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...the  suspect fled the store and was last seen running from the store east on Lehigh Avenue toward Hutchinson Street.If you see these suspects do not approach, contact 911 immediately.To submit a tip...

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Explosives Incident 700 E Thayer St DC 18 25 046995 - Duration: 2:57. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,654 views

Commercial Robbery 701 Federal St DC 18 03 032637 - Duration: 2:05. PhiladelphiaPolice 5 views

Commercial Robbery 2701 W Hunting Park Ave DC 18 39 043413 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 4 views

Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970 - Duration: 1:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 558 views

Commercial Burglary 2701 E Butler St DC 18 24 053336 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 223 views

Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 3 views

Commercial Robbery 1417 Girard Ave DC 18 22 046118 - Duration: 1:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 46 views

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Commercial Robbery 7401 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 054374 - Duration: 0:42. 35 views

Commercial Burglary 200 S 24th St DC 18 09 022493 - Duration: 1:21. PhiladelphiaPolice 105 views

Robbery 7600 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 027664 - Duration: 0:50. 599 views

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Commercial Burglary 1760 Market St DC 18 09 024407 - Duration: 1:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 30 views

    Commercial Robbery 2649 Germantown Ave DC 18 26 026135
    On June 21, 2018, at 8:25 pm, two unknown black males were captured on surveillance video outside of Family Dollar store located at 2649 Germantown Avenue. One of the suspects then entered the business and approached the checkout counter while the second suspect remained outside acting as a lookout.
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Jun 27

Commercial Robbery 701 Federal St DC 18 03 032637

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Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970 - Duration: 1:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 558 views

Theft 720 Sansom St DC 18 06 025575 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 947 views

Commercial Burglary 2701 E Butler St DC 18 24 053336 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 223 views

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Commercial Robbery 1417 Girard Ave DC 18 22 046118 - Duration: 1:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 46 views

Commercial Robbery 7401 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 054374 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 35 views

Commercial Burglary 300 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 051972 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 66 views

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Indecent Exposure 5680 Rising Sun Ave DC 18 02 029181 - Duration: 1:09. PhiladelphiaPolice 374 views

    Commercial Robbery 701 Federal St DC 18 03 032637
    On June 6, 2018 at approximately 1:45 PM, an unknown male was captured on surveillance video entering the Amancer Latino Grocery Store located at 701 Federal Street. Once inside, the suspect demanded the money from the cash register. The suspect then walked behind the counter, removed an undetermined amount of money from the drawer and fled in an unknown direction.
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Jun 27

Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666

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Robbery 211 S Broad St DC 18 06 021970 - Duration: 1:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 558 views

Commercial Burglary 300 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 051972 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 66 views

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    Commercial Burglary 800 Arch St DC 18 06 026666
    On June 18, 2018, at 11:00 pm, an unknown black male gained entry to Wills Eye Wear located at 800 Arch Street by throwing a rock through the glass door. Once entry was gained the suspect took a laptop computer valued at approximately $1200 then fled the area in an unknown direction.
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Jun 27

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