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Apr 17

Bridesburg fire displaces 12, including children

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday on the 4600 block of Richmond Street.

    Bridesburg fire displaces 12, including children
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Fire in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia has displaced a dozen people including young children. It happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday on the 4600 block of Richmond Street. Authorities say two families lived in the home, including eight children. "So much fear, adrenaline.
    http://6abc.com

Apr 17

Firefighters Rush To Battle Flames In Bridesburg

The flames broke out on the 4600 block of Richmond Street around 10 p.m. Monday.

    Firefighters Rush To Battle Flames In Bridesburg
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Cellphone video captured intense flames in Philadelphia's Bridesburg. The flames broke out on the 4600 block of Richmond Street around 10 p.m. Monday. Firefighters had the fire under control in less than half an hour. No one was hurt. The cause remains under investigation.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Apr 17

Bridesburg fire displaces 14, including children

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday on the 4600 block of Richmond Street.

    Bridesburg fire displaces 14, including children
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Fire in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia has displaced more than a dozen people including young children. It happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday on the 4600 block of Richmond Street. Authorities say two families lived in the home, including eight children. "So much fear, adrenaline.
    http://6abc.com

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Apr 16

2nd Alarmers Responding to 4612 Richmond St. ...

2nd Alarmers Responding to 4612 Richmond St. 3 story dwelling fully involved. All hands in service.

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    2nd Alarmers Responding to 4612 Richmond St. 3 story dwelling fully involved. All hands in service.
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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

Craving burgers? Check out these 3 new Philadelphia spots

4600 Richmond St., Bridesburg

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

3401 Walnut St., University City

4201 Ridge Ave., East Falls

    Craving burgers? Check out these 3 new Philadelphia spots
    Craving a burger? You're in luck! We've found the freshest Philadelphia eateries to quell your cravings. Here are the newest places to check out the next time you're in the mood for a juicy burger and fries. 4600 Richmond St., Bridesburg Photo: The Bridgeview Cafe/Yelp The Bridgeview Cafe is a new American spot that specializes in home-made breakfast and lunch favorites.
    http://6abc.com

Apr 10

New Bridesburg cafe is called 'neighborhood treasure'

A cozy new breakfast and lunch spot offering classic American fare has made its debut in the Bridesburg area in northeast Philly. Located at 4600 Richmond St., across the street from Bridesburg Park, the new arrival is called The Bridgeview Cafe.

    New Bridesburg cafe is called 'neighborhood treasure'
    A cozy new breakfast and lunch spot offering classic American fare has made its debut in the Bridesburg area in northeast Philly. Located at 4600 Richmond St., across the street from Bridesburg Park, the new arrival is called The Bridgeview Cafe.
    http://6abc.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

Apr 10

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

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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

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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

Mar 21

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

Mar 20

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF THE ONE-STORY POOL EQUIPMENT BUILDING, POOL, POOL DECK, CONCRETE BLEACHERS AND MASONRY WALLS PER PLAN. DEMOLITION WITHIN 10 FEET OF STRUCTURES TO REMAIN TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND HELD TOOLS ONLY. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    4625 RICHMOND ST Issued March 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF THE ONE-STORY POOL EQUIPMENT BUILDING, POOL, POOL DECK, CONCRETE BLEACHERS AND MASONRY WALLS FOR USES AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED.

    4625 RICHMOND ST Issued March 16, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1 KITCHEN SINK,1 WATER CLOSET,1 LAV AND 1 SHOWER PEX AND PVC

    2607 HAWORTH ST Issued March 14, 2018 Comment

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Mar 15

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.


Mar 15

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EZ PLUMBING PERMIT - INSTALL ALL ROUGH AND FINISH PLUMBING FOR 2 BATHROOM AND 1 KITCHEN; 2 TOILETS, 2 LAVS, 1 SHOWER, 1 TUB, 1 KITCHEN SINK WITH DISPOSAL GAS LINE TO RANGE AS PER THE 2004 PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE.

    2620 ASH ST Issued March 13, 2018 Comment

Mar 14

Overcoming hunger during the holidays

...Pavilion, 8046 Frankford Ave.; Sweet Lucy’s Smokehouse, 7500 State Road; the Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4601 Richmond St.; ABV% Beverage, 3421 Richmond St.; Byrne’s Tavern, 3301 Richmond St.; and River Wards Cafe...

This article has 5 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Boxes to collect donations are located at the Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion, 8046 Frankford Ave.; Sweet Lucy’s Smokehouse, 7500 State Road; the Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4601 Richmond St.; ABV...

...located at the Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion, 8046 Frankford Ave.; Sweet Lucy’s Smokehouse, 7500 State Road; the Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4601 Richmond St.; ABV% Beverage, 3421 Richmond St.; Byrne’s Tavern...

...Lucy’s Smokehouse, 7500 State Road; the Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4601 Richmond St.; ABV% Beverage, 3421 Richmond St.; Byrne’s Tavern, 3301 Richmond St.; and River Wards Cafe, 3118 Richmond St...

...the Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4601 Richmond St.; ABV% Beverage, 3421 Richmond St.; Byrne’s Tavern, 3301 Richmond St.; and River Wards Cafe, 3118 Richmond St...

...ABV% Beverage, 3421 Richmond St.; Byrne’s Tavern, 3301 Richmond St.; and River Wards Cafe, 3118 Richmond St.

    Overcoming hunger during the holidays - Riverfront North Partnership
    DRCC organizes food drive, partners with River Wards and Northeast Philly businesses to support Bridesburg Food Pantry Star News | By Melissa Komar Existing as a nonprofit often means depending on grants and the generosity of others. The Delaware River City Corporation is one of those nonprofits and, having experienced the benevolence of the community...
    https://riverfrontnorth.org

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