42 hours ago

  • St George Elementary School reviewed by a parent

    My family had a wonderful experience at St George. My son graduated from 8th grade and my daughter finished 5th prior to our move out of state.

    St George Elementary School (2700 East Venango Street) Published on GreatSchools April 24, 2018 Comment
  • St George Elementary School reviewed by a parent

    I wouldn't choose any other schools for my boys. My oldest is a recent graduate of St. George and my younger son is currently in 3rd grade!!! Like a true family!!!!

    St George Elementary School (2700 East Venango Street) Published on GreatSchools April 24, 2018 Comment
  • St George Elementary School reviewed

    Saint George in Port Richmond is a small school doing BIG things. The quality of education is top notch and truly prepares for the transition to high school. There are a lot of activities and ways for families and students to be involved. Great school!

    St George Elementary School (2700 East Venango Street) Published on GreatSchools April 24, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Sign-up today for Nutrition and Family Cooking this Saturday, 4/28 at noon! Sign-up for one or both sessions! This week’s class will focus on pre-natal nutrition and baby’s first foods. The second class on Saturday, May 5 will focus on post-natal nutrition and cooking with young children, and include opportunities for kids to participate. Call us at 215-685-9992 or email taitb@freelibrary.org to sign-up!

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2 days ago

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3 days ago

It's another busy week at Richmond Library! C...

It's another busy week at Richmond Library! Check out the events we are having: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Ladybug Craft ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime (with free books!) 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Tie Dye Butterflies Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Firefly Bowling Book Club (adults) 6:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Caterpillar Clips Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. Parent Workshop: Nutrition and Family Cooking 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: A Bug’s Life Movie

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    It's another busy week at Richmond Library! Check out the events we are having: Monday: LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Ladybug Craft ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime...
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5 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Families with babies and toddlers: need some new ideas in the kitchen? Join us at the Richmond Library next Saturday, 4/28 at noon for a FREE session focusing on healthy and affordable cooking for families, presented by the Free Library's Culinary Literacy Center with guest Fran Alloway! Fran Alloway is a registered dietitian who enjoys working with all ages, from Moms-to-be, our adorable babies taking their first bites to making sure that seniors are eating what they need to stay healthy. She has written curriculum for Penn State Extension, appeared on local cable stations discussing topics from feeding fussy eaters to diabetes diets and presently is a nutrition consultant with Maternity Care Coalition and the Early Head Start program. Sign up today! Call the library at 215-685-9992 or email Barbara at Taitb@freelibrary.org. This event is designed for adults, but kids of all ages are welcome. Light refreshments provided, as well as tastes of all the food!

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5 days ago

Don't miss Preschool Storytime this Tuesday! ...

Don't miss Preschool Storytime this Tuesday! Each family that attends will receive a free copy of My Cousin Momo (while supplies last). April 24 at 10:30 am!


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6 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

TOMORROW! Saturday, 4/21 at noon - join us for a free Babywearing 101 session with Lottie Hansen of Babywearing International! Learn the benefits of babywearing, try on different carriers, and/or get help with a carrier you already have! Babies/children welcome. Coffee/tea provided. The workshop will last about 1.5 to 2 hours.


Apr 19

Here are the events for the rest of the week!...

Here are the events for the rest of the week! Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 2:30 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Earth Slime Saturday: Parent Workshop: Babywearing 101 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Movie Day

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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Apr 18

Shooting Incident 1301 Walnut St DC 18 06 012427

Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380 - Duration: 2:02. 137 views

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Shooting Incident 1301 Walnut St DC 18 06 012427

...victim, a 46 year-old-male, was walking out of out a store located at 133 South 13th Street when he was confronted by an unknown black male who he was involved in a...

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Homicide 1800 W Oxford Ave DC 18 22 018239 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,016 views

Assault 801 S Broad St DC 15 03 042384 - Duration: 3:08. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,457 views

Robbery 2210 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 011775 - Duration: 2:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 176 views

Robbery 6645 Woodland Ave DC# 14 12 085473 - Duration: 2:19. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,034 views

Fraud 7119 Rising Sun Ave 9475 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 010563 DC 18 08 004077 - Duration: 1:13. 79 views

Fraud 7119 Rising Sun Ave 9475 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 010563 DC 18 08 004077 - Duration: 1:13. 79 views

Robbery 402 W Chelten Ave DC 15 39 010899 - Duration: 2:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,605 views

Robbery 1300 Girard Ave DC# 13-22-005638 - Duration: 2:33. PhiladelphiaPolice 6,124 views

Shooting Incident 1371 N 76th St DC 18 19 024823 - Duration: 2:09. 676 views

Commercial Robbery 6532 Castor Ave DC 18 02 013945 - Duration: 0:54. 256 views

Commercial Robbery 3705 Germantown Ave DC 18 25 025396 - Duration: 2:14. 324 views

Robbery 1601 Walnut St DC 18 09 012542 - Duration: 1:11. PhiladelphiaPolice 680 views

Comercial Robbery 222 W Indiana Ave DC 18 25 028087 - Duration: 1:39. 19 views

Commercial Robbery 7055 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 027853 - Duration: 1:15. PhiladelphiaPolice 946 views

    Shooting Incident 1301 Walnut St DC 18 06 012427
    On March 24, 2018, at 10:43 pm, the victim, a 46 year-old-male, was walking out of out a store located at 133 South 13th Street when he was confronted by an unknown black male who he was involved in a verbal dispute with.
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Apr 18

Comercial Robbery 222 W Indiana Ave DC 18 25 028087

Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 137 views

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Comercial Robbery 222 W Indiana Ave DC 18 25 028087

Homicide 1800 W Oxford Ave DC 18 22 018239 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,016 views

Robbery 2210 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 011775 - Duration: 2:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 176 views

Shooting Incident 1301 Walnut St DC 18 06 012427 - Duration: 1:46. PhiladelphiaPolice No views

Burglary 10188 Bustleton Ave DC 15 07 023902 - Duration: 4:37. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,280 views

Robbery 402 W Chelten Ave DC 15 39 010899 - Duration: 2:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,605 views

Shooting Incident 1371 N 76th St DC 18 19 024823 - Duration: 2:09. PhiladelphiaPolice 676 views

Commercial Robbery 3705 Germantown Ave DC 18 25 025396 - Duration: 2:14. 324 views

Commercial Robbery 7055 Frankford Ave DC 18 15 027853 - Duration: 1:15. PhiladelphiaPolice 946 views

Commercial Robbery 6532 Castor Ave DC 18 02 013945 - Duration: 0:54. PhiladelphiaPolice 256 views

Fraud 7119 Rising Sun Ave 9475 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 010563 DC 18 08 004077 - Duration: 1:13. 79 views

Fraud 7119 Rising Sun Ave 9475 Roosevelt Blvd DC 18 02 010563 DC 18 08 004077 - Duration: 1:13. 79 views

Commercial Burglary 3020 S Broad St DC 18 01 007811 - Duration: 2:16. 334 views

Theft From Auto 1 N Preston St DC 18 16 014662 - Duration: 1:31. No views

Vandalism 3200 block of Memphis St DC 18 24 026446 - Duration: 2:01. 1,786 views

Robbery 1601 Walnut St DC 18 09 012542 - Duration: 1:11. PhiladelphiaPolice 680 views

    Comercial Robbery 222 W Indiana Ave DC 18 25 028087
    On April 16, 2018, 8:40 am, an unknown Hispanic male entered the Sabor Latino grocery store located at 222 West Indiana Avenue and asked for a coffee. When an employee, a 51 year-old-female, went to the back of the store to get the coffee, the suspect went behind the counter and opened the cash register taking an unknown amount of money then attempted to flee the store.
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Apr 17

ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorro...

ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorrow, Wednesday April 18. Richmond Library will RE-OPEN on THURSDAY at 2PM.


Apr 17

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Families with babies and/or toddlers! Some reminders about upcoming Read, Baby, Read programs: Wed 4/18 - LIBRARIES CLOSED; NO STORYTIME Thurs 4/19 - Richmond Library opens at 2:00 PM, Baby Storytime (My First Storytime) at 2:30 PM! Sat 4/21 - Babywearing 101 workshop with Lottie Hansen of Babywearing International (at Richmond Library). Coffee/tea provided! Bring baby and try out different carriers! Hope to see you at one or both of these events! Questions? Email Barbara at Taitb-at-freelibrary.org.

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Apr 17

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out...

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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Apr 17

Apr 16

NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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Apr 16

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is ou...

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick. :( Rescheduled for Monday, April 30 at 6:00 p.m.


Apr 14

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME ...

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME INTO THE LIBRARY ON TUESDAY AND GET JOB LEADS, RESUME ADVICE AND MORE!


Apr 12

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Apr 12

Apr 11

Theft 5026 City Ave DC 18 19 023128

Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380 - Duration: 2:02. 137 views

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Theft 5026 City Ave DC 18 19 023128

Theft 2308 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 010990 - Duration: 2:34. 373 views

Commercial Burglary 7401 Frankford Ave DC 17 15 013920 - Duration: 1:46. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,301 views

Theft 1651 S Columbus Blvd DC 18 03 014265 - Duration: 1:37. 276 views

Commercial Robbery 813 Adams Ave DC 18 02 014703 - Duration: 1:02. 265 views

    Theft 5026 City Ave DC 18 19 023128
    On March 26, 2018, at 8:14 pm, the two unknown black males entered the Sprint Store located at 5026 City Avenue and ran to Apple iPhone display table. Both offenders ripped 3 Apple iPhones off the display table and ran out of the store.
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Apr 09

Updated Apr 11

Someone one broke into my car

Luckly i left the door unlock.. It was no broken windows. Put $100.00 was stolen out my car.. I parked on the 3000 Block of Tulip sy

Apr 11

Apr 10

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

So many great programs for families with babies and toddlers this week at Richmond Library! Wednesday 4/11 @ 6 PM - Pajama Storytime (ages 12-24 months) Thursday 4/12 @ 11 AM - My First Storytime (ages 0-12 months) Saturday 4/14 @ 12 PM - Learn about Lead Exposure with the City of Philadelphia's Lead and Healthy Homes Program staff! ALL FREE!


Apr 09

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Paint & Plant 4:00 p.m. ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Flower Experiment Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Flower Thumbprint Painting Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Flower Origami Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: Parent Workshop: Learning about Lead Exposure 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Tie Dye Shirts


Apr 09

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Apr 05

Burglary 1325 N 15th St DC 18 22 0241199

Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380 - Duration: 2:02. 27 views

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Burglary 1325 N 15th St DC 18 22 0241199

Theft 2308 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 010990 - Duration: 2:34. 139 views

Commercial Robbery 6532 Castor Ave DC 18 02 013945 - Duration: 0:54. 25 views

Commercial Robbery 1806 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 025599 - Duration: 1:35. 178 views

Robbery 6300 Greenway Ave DC 18 12 020987 - Duration: 2:06. 96 views

Robbery 3100 E Thompson St DC 18 24 023745 - Duration: 0:50. 204 views

Commercial Burglary 5753 Wayne Ave DC 18 14 024736 1325 E Washington Ln DC 18 14 024725 - Duration: 1:59. 69 views

Commercial Burglary 5753 Wayne Ave DC 18 14 024736 1325 E Washington Ln DC 18 14 024725 - Duration: 1:59. 69 views

Theft 2500 block of Christian St DC 18 17 011301 - Duration: 1:43. 75 views

Commercial Robbery 813 Adams Ave DC 18 02 014703 - Duration: 1:02. 207 views

    Burglary 1325 N 15th St DC 18 22 0241199
    On March 29th at 5:32 am, & April 2nd 2018, at approximately 6:00 am, an unknown black male gained entry to an apartment building located at 1325 North 15th Street by breaking the door glass. Once entry was gained into the apartment lobby, the suspect took numerous delivered packages then fled the area in an unknown direction.
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Apr 04

Thieves sought for burglary of building supply rental store in Port Richmond

A surveillance video was taken outside a building supply rental store along the 3800 block of East Thompson Street.

    Thieves sought for burglary of building supply rental store
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Police say some thieves decided to use their car as a battering ram to knock down a chain link fence to pull off a burglary. It happened early Sunday in Philadelphia's Port Richmond neighborhood. A surveillance video was taken outside a building supply rental store along the 3800 block of East Thompson Street.
    http://6abc.com

Apr 04

Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380

Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380

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Theft 2308 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 010990 - Duration: 2:34. PhiladelphiaPolice 62 views

    Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380
    On April 1, 2018, at 4:30 am, the suspects, unknown sex and race, gained entry to property of a business located at 3880 East Thompson Street by ramming the rear of a car through the gate. Once inside the suspects broke the showroom window taking a Sthil chain saw and a cutting saw valued at $1450.
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Apr 04

Commercial Robbery 6532 Castor Ave DC 18 02 013945

Commercial Burglary 3880 Thompson St DC 18 24 026380 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 27 views

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Commercial Robbery 6532 Castor Ave DC 18 02 013945

Theft 2308 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 010990 - Duration: 2:34. PhiladelphiaPolice 62 views

Commercial Robbery 1806 E Allegheny Ave DC 18 24 025599 - Duration: 1:35. 178 views

Homicide 1800 W Oxford Ave DC 18 22 018239 - Duration: 2:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 3,292 views

Robbery 3100 E Thompson St DC 18 24 023745 - Duration: 0:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 204 views

Robbery 6300 Greenway Ave DC 18 12 020987 - Duration: 2:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 96 views

Commercial Robbery 813 Adams Ave DC 18 02 014703 - Duration: 1:02. PhiladelphiaPolice 73 views

Shooting Robbery 215 Lombard St DC 18 06 010303 - Duration: 2:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 557 views

Theft 1651 S Columbus Blvd DC 18 03 014265 - Duration: 1:37. PhiladelphiaPolice 97 views

Theft 2500 block of Christian St DC 18 17 011301 - Duration: 1:43. PhiladelphiaPolice 75 views

Commercial Burglary 5753 Wayne Ave DC 18 14 024736 1325 E Washington Ln DC 18 14 024725 - Duration: 1:59. PhiladelphiaPolice 69 views

Commercial Burglary 5753 Wayne Ave DC 18 14 024736 1325 E Washington Ln DC 18 14 024725 - Duration: 1:59. PhiladelphiaPolice 69 views

Vandalism 1415 Sansom St DC 18 09 011080 - Duration: 1:04. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,121 views

    Commercial Robbery 6532 Castor Ave DC 18 02 013945
    The Philadelphia Police Department is asking the public's help in identifying these offenders. On March 20, 2018, at approximately 8:25 pm, the 2nd District responded to a business on the 65xx block of Castor Avenue for a Robbery in progress.
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Apr 04

Apr 03

We've got parent groups every Saturday in Apr...

We've got parent groups every Saturday in April at the Richmond Library! Join us for one, a few, or all four informative sessions! All free! Light refreshments will be served. This Saturday 4/7 at noon - bring your baby/toddler and explore 5 informal stations on different aspects of language development. Solo caregivers and siblings also welcome! To sign up for text message reminders for Read, Baby, Read events at the Richmond Library, @portrichmo to the number 81010.† †standard message rates may apply


Apr 03

Paint and Plant next Monday, April 9th at 4:0...

Paint and Plant next Monday, April 9th at 4:00 p.m.! Decorate a flower pot then plant seeds to take home with you. For children and families.


Apr 03

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      2700 Block Castor Ave. March 29, 2018 @ 3:06 p.m. Comment

Apr 02

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Candy Egg Hunt ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Powers Park Conservancy/Friends Meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Cup Plants Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Paint Eggs Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Rain in a Bottle Saturday: Parent Workshop: Baby Stay and Play Stations 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.


Mar 31

Families of Murder Victims Send Message to Philly DA

The families of Ryan Kelly, Sgt. Robert Wilson III, and Gerry Grandzol are expected to meet at St. George’s Parish on 2700 East Venango Street at 7 p.m.

On November 26, 2015 around 5 a.m., Kelly, 21, was walking near his Port Richmond home on the 3500 block of Almond Street when he was shot and killed in a botched robbery.

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...old man was shot and killed while protecting his 2-year-old daughter along the 1500 block of Melon Street back on Sept. 7, 2017. Marvin Roberts, 17, and his older brother Maurice Roberts, 21...

    Families of Murder Victims Send Message to Philly DA
    Loved ones of three Philadelphia murder victims plan to rally Saturday night to send a message to the city's District Attorney. The families of Ryan Kelly, Sgt. Robert Wilson III, and Gerry Grandzol are expected to meet at St. George's Parish on 2700 East Venango Street at 7 p.m.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Mar 31

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      2700 Block Castor Ave. March 31, 2018 @ 5:41 p.m. Comment

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