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Mark your calendars. BHS is going on this Tro...

Mark your calendars. BHS is going on this Trolley Tour of The King's Highway on May 9th. Full details will be published soon.

    Hidden history - Northeast Times
    Walking through a stretch of Pennypack Park tucked away between Holmesburg and Frankford avenues, Jason Sherman is devastated to see a forked sycamore tree has been damaged by a fallen trunk. "Someone's gotta fight for those trees," he mutters as we hike back up the slope back to the trail, twigs and rotting leaves crunching under our feet.
    https://northeasttimes.com

Apr 10

Bridesburg Historical Society added an event....

Christina from the Ukraine Cultural Society will share the art of pysanki, the decorating and designing of keepsake eggs.

    BHS Meeting - Pysanki
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Apr 10

Good morning Bridesburg! The Bulletin hit you...

Good morning Bridesburg! The Bulletin hit your step yesterday and we hope we're doing a good job. The Burg wishes our favorite mail lady Lisa Barron a very Happy Birthday and she's retiring from the USPS! we also give a big birthday wish to our very own State Rep John J Taylor! Don't forget to buy your cow chip bingo tickets for $20 to benefit the Memorial Day parade!

    https://www.facebook.com

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Apr 09

While our pool will be out of commission this...

While our pool will be out of commission this summer, there are still opportunities city wide for anyone who aspires to be a lifeguard. In this recruitment video, lifeguard Sean Devlin, who worked the last four summers at Bridesburg, explains why he wanted to be a lifeguard. If you are interested in being a lifeguard, contact the Aquatics office at 215-683-3663. https://youtu.be/K7vKICG2irQ

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation: Lifeguard recruitment
    This is an idea and short video series created by Back2Ninety9 Productions for Parks and Recreation. The series is about interviewing Philadelphia lifeguards and lifeguard recruitment. In this video, we are interviewing Sean Delvin of Bridesburg Recreational Center.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Apr 07

Bridesburg Historical Society shared a post.

Did any of our local businesses sponsor teams, Allied Chemical, Rohm & Haas? Any online resources?

    Kate Eisenhauer
    Hello all. I was wondering if you could help me. My grandfather, his brothers, and their brother-in-law all grew up in Bridesburg. (2351 Granite St and the brother-in-law on Orthodox St). They played...
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 07

Food truck to brick-and-mortar: 4 Philly success stories

2551 Orthodox St.

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

1703 S. 11th St.

2015 Walnut St.

    Food truck to brick-and-mortar: 4 Philly success stories
    The food truck scene in Philadelphia has grown into one of the best aspects of the city. It's become so successful, in fact, that lots of vendors have made the leap and opened storefronts. Differences between a mobile food operation and a brick-and-mortar spot are many, so making the transition can be tough.
    https://billypenn.com

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The demolition of the pool has commenced, a n...

The demolition of the pool has commenced, a necessary step before the construction of the new pool. Here is up to the hour footage from today.

    Bridesburg Recreation Center
    The demolition of the pool has commenced, a necessary step before the construction of the new pool. Here is up to the hour footage from today.
    http://www.facebook.com

Mar 30

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STANDARD POOL AND SPAS-INSTALL AN INGROUND ONE PIECE FIBERGLASS,(16'X 37'), BACKFILL WITH 3/8"STONE. INSTALL A 3' MINIMUM CONCRETE APRON AROUND POOL. TO BE ENCLOSED BY A 6' CHAIN LINK FENCE WITH SELF CLOSING GATE FOR POOLS AND SPAS ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL

    2532 GILLINGHAM ST Issued March 28, 2018 Comment

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DON'T FORGET THE EASTER HAT AND TIE CONTEST &...

DON'T FORGET THE EASTER HAT AND TIE CONTEST & CANDY SCRAMBLE Tomorrow Sat. March 24th at 2:10 pm for Boys and Girls 10 and under

    https://www.facebook.com

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15th Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Thur 03-22-2018 7pm

15th Police District
PSA 1 Community Meeting
Thur March 22nd, 2018 07:00 PM
Bridesburg Rec Cente
4601 Richmond Street, Philadelphia, Pa

Mar 21

As of 9pm this evening, the Bridesburg Recrea...

As of 9pm this evening, the Bridesburg Recreation Center will be open on Thursday, March 22nd. As the School District of Philadelphia is opening on a 2 hour delay, please note the following programs schedules: OPEN - After School Program POSTPONED - Tot Recreation, Tumbling/Gymnastics, and Dance. If there is any further change (ex., School District opts to close schools), we will update everyone via this page. Stay warm and stay safe.

    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 20

The Bridesburg Recreation Center, along with ...

The Bridesburg Recreation Center, along with other city facilities, will be CLOSED on Wednesday, March 21st, due to the snow storm. Please be safe. We will resume programming on Thursday. Be alert to this page for any changes.

    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 20

Afternoon programs for Tuesday, March 20th ar...

Afternoon programs for Tuesday, March 20th are STILL ON. For evening programs, please keep referring to this page for updates.

    https://www.facebook.com

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I'm hosting another shredding event. Shreddin...

I'm hosting another shredding event. Shredding documents with sensitive information is a great way to guard against fraud and identity theft. Saturday, March 31st 11am - 2pm Franklin Towne Charter Elementary School (4259 Richmond Street)


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American Income Life is offering free, simple...

American Income Life is offering free, simple identification kits, for you to have handy about your children in case of emergency. If you’d like one for each of your children, all you have to do is fill out one of the slips and place it in the box, shown in the attached picture. That simple. The box is located on our flier table as you enter the lobby.


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