2 days ago

3 days ago

New York Connection Feat. Umar Raheem on Saxo...

New York Connection Feat. Umar Raheem on Saxophone Torresdale Branch Library!

    Torresdale Branch Library
    New York Connection Feat. Umar Raheem on Saxophone Torresdale Branch Library!
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3 days ago

Apr 16

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia syste...

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia system will be closed on Wednesday 4.18.18 and our library, the Torresdale branch, will re-open on Thursday 4.19 at 2pm. If you need to renew material during this time, please visit our website, www.freelibrary.org and log into your account with your library card/pin #'s. Our drop box will also be open during this time. Thank you!


Apr 06

Apr 04

Torresdale Branch Library added an event.

Torresdale Library Join other adults who are interested in reading and discussing popular books. Enjoy some friendly conversation and light refreshments! For further information, please contact Mike at 215-685-0494. Sponsored by Friends of Torresdale Library

    Book Club for Adults
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Apr 04

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACEMENT OF DOUBLE SYSTEM CURB TRAP AND FAI PA20180892201(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"

    3203 MORRELL AVE Issued April 2, 2018 Comment

Apr 03

Torresdale Branch Library shared Tacony Branc...

    Share the Spotlight | Audition
    Current 6th to 12th graders living in New York City or Philadelphia may audition. Applicants may audition on one of the following instruments: guitar, bass guitar, drum set, keyboards, or vocals. Applicants should have some experience on their instrument and be highly motivated to practice and learn new parts.
    http://sharethespotlight.org

Apr 02

Torresdale Branch Library shared Tacony Branc...

Looking to start a business? Attend this great program at Tacony Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia!

    Business Plan Toolkit for New Entrepreneurs
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Mar 30

Mar 29

8th Police District Captain's Town Hall Community Meeting Thur March 29th, 2018 600pm

8th Police District Captain's Town Hall Community Meeting Thur March 29th, 2018 600pm 3100 Red Lion Rd Philadelphia, PA

Mar 29

Mar 28

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Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared St Jerome CY...

Here is a wonderful event for the entire community to enjoy!


Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared a post.

Even FLP staff know this struggle

    Barbara Kay
    The Shareable Clique has 2,569 members. A Facebook Group for libraries and book lovers to share their viral content that can be reshared on other...
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Mar 26

Torresdale Branch Library shared Insectarium ...

How cute is he? This little guy is down at the Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion!

    Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion
    Meet Benny, the Insectarium guardian.
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Mar 25

Mar 22

Torresdale Branch Library shared a post.

    Holme Circle Civic Association
    "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." Margaret Mead ALSO: Never grow a wishbone where a backbone ought to be.
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Mar 20

All Free Library agencies will be closed on W...

All Free Library agencies will be closed on Wednesday, March 21st due to the inclement weather. Please call your local library on Thursday, March 22 for hours that day before coming over. Thank you, and please be safe.

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Mar 20

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations wi...

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed tomorrow due to inclement weather. If you need to renew items, please do so by visiting our website, www.freelibrary.org and signing in with your library card/pin #'s. Thank you and stay safe!

    Free Library of Philadelphia
    Website for the Free Library of Philadelphia, its programs, resources, and services. One of the largest public library systems in the world, FLP has established its Internet presence to enhance and extend its services to the citizens of Philadelphia, the Delaware Valley, and beyond.
    http://www.freelibrary.org

Mar 20

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING STRUCTURE. ALL WORK IN UNIT G9. ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE THE DEMOLITION/ERECTION AND WALL COVERING OF NONBEARING WALLS, MILLWORK AND FINISHES. NO CHANGE TO EXTERIOR WALLS/OPENINGS AND NO CHANGE TO LOAD-BEARING PARTITIONS. STRUCTURE FOR USE AS MULTI-FAMILY DWELLING AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL, MECHANICAL.

    9951 ACADEMY RD Issued March 16, 2018 Comment

Mar 19

Torresdale Branch Library shared Creative Phi...

    Philly Celebrates Jazz | Umar Rahem's New York Connection
    Philly Celebrates Jazz | Umar Rahem's New York Connection
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Mar 19

Torresdale Branch Library shared PHL Adult Ed...

    Enroll Now: Classes for adults are now in Community Schools * The Office of Adult Education
    27 February 2018News Join a class to improve your reading and math Join an English as a Second Language (ESL) class Get help to earn your high school diploma (GED® or HiSET®) Learn new job skills To enroll, or get more information call the number for your neighborhood Community School.
    http://philaliteracy.org

Mar 19

Torresdale Branch Library shared Holmesburg C...

    Meeting with PennDOT about Frankford Ave historic bridge
    Meeting with PennDOT about Frankford Ave historic bridge
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Mar 17

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Mar 14

We will have a delayed opening tomorrow, alon...

We will have a delayed opening tomorrow, along with all Far Northeast Neighborhood Libraries (Holmesburg, Foxchase, Katherine Drexel, Bustleton, Welsh Road). We will be open from 2-6 pm. Our drop box will be open for any items you need to return. If you need to renew items, please visit our website, freelibrary.org and sign-in with your library card/pins #'s. Thank you for your patience!

    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 14

Torresdale Branch Library shared a post.

Did anyone lose a Free Library lanyard, with a flash drive and key in the Winchester Park area? Please share!


Mar 14

Torresdale Branch Library shared a link.

    This Philly bridge is the oldest of its kind in the country, and it's getting a much-needed fix
    The settlers who built the bridge spanning Pennypack Creek's shallow, rippling courses shaped the stones in its three neat arches with hand tools and raised its nearly 20-foot spandrels with the just the strength in their own bodies.
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Mar 14

Torresdale Branch Library shared a post.

    Upper Holmesburg
    Upper Holmesburg is a neighborhood in Northeast Philadelphia. It is located along the Delaware River and Pennypack Creek, from Frankford Avenue to Linden Avenue.
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Mar 14

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR INTERIOR LEVEL 2 ALTERATIONS TO CREATE AN ACCESSORY FITNESS ROOM FOR EXISTING MULTI-FAMILY DWELLING UNITS AS PER PLANS. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

    9951 ACADEMY RD Issued March 12, 2018 Comment

Mar 10

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 5.7KW PV ROOF MOUNT SOLAR WITH 20 PANELS AND 1 INVERTER

    3715 AVALON ST Issued March 8, 2018 Comment

Mar 06

Torresdale Branch Library shared Catholic Com...

Join Catholic Community Services this coming Monday, 3/12 for Take a Look-Read a Book!


Mar 06

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia syste...

The entire Free Library of Philadelphia system will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday 3/7/18, due to inclement weather. If you need to renew eligible items please do so via our website, www.freelibrary.org. All you need is your library card/pin #'s. Please stay safe and hopefully we will see you all on Thursday!

    Free Library of Philadelphia
    Website for the Free Library of Philadelphia, its programs, resources, and services. One of the largest public library systems in the world, FLP has established its Internet presence to enhance and extend its services to the citizens of Philadelphia, the Delaware Valley, and beyond.
    http://www.freelibrary.org

Mar 05

West Torresdale Civic Association (WTCA) meet...

West Torresdale Civic Association (WTCA) meeting minutes from January 24, 2018 Executive staff attendees: President Treasurer Recording Secretary Special Guests: Councilman O’Neill’s Administrative Assistants Peggy – Danielle Officer Rosati – 8th District Community Relations Bevin Westfield – Morrell Town Watch John Cole – Reporter for NE Times Officer Rosati addressed the meeting regarding the recent break ins that took place in the 8th Police District.Officer Rosati stated one action that can aid in solving break ins and one action that can help reduce the possibility of a break in taking place. Security Cameras – If you have a security camera please contact the Officer Rosati @ 215.685.9377 or email: PatriciaRosati@Phila.gov – She will assist in having your camera registered with the Police Dept and in the event of a crime in your area the Police contact you and camera data if applicable.Landscaping -keep shrubs low and keep outside lights on during the night. Report suspicious activity to the Police for data to be collected and analyzed for possible trends. Old Business summary 9811 Berea St (New house Construction) Property owner will file an “As Build Permit” meaning that the owner will comply with all zoning requirements – No update Arch / Legion Street Project update-No update 3201 Morrell Ave (Way of Life Recovery) There is to be a zoning meeting between the Lawyers representing Way of Life Recovery and the zoning board on 14/Feb/18 – more to follow Unattractive black privacy netting on the Union League’s property along Grant Ave No update since last communication from the Union League as stated in minutes of 12/Jan/17. Member requested contact information for the NE Philadelphia Airport advisory council or citizens committee yet to be supplied WTCA President (Ken Law) requested that two “X boxes” be painted on Avalon St at the intersection with Academy Rd. No update New Business summary WTCA President (Ken Law) stated that the new property owner of 9675 Academy Rd (near the corner of Glenn St – vacant lot - may request a zoning change to open a Beer distributing business. Current rating is RSA-2 – single family dwelling either attached or semi-attached. The WTCA will be notified if any variances are requested. WTCA boundary expansion Vote was taken and passed to expand the WTCA boundaries: The new area lays within Grant Ave – Academy Rd – Red Lion – Knights Rd and Frankford Ave The New Name for the Civic Association will be: West Torresdale Morrell Park Civic Association Registration with the City is under way so that the WTMPCA is an official RCO (Registered Civic Organization) New Vice President for the WTMPCA was elected: Heather Stanton is the newly elected VP Proposal was made and approved for the WTMPCA to contribute $100 to the Morrell Park Town Watch’s cell phone bill. The cell phone is the link between those Town Watch members patrolling and the Home Base in case issues need to be reported Brian Cover who is owner of the State Farm Insurance Business at Glenn St and Academy Rd contributed $100 to the MPTW cell phone Future WTMCA meetings at the 8th District beginning @ 6:30 will be held on: 22/Mar/18 10/May/18

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Mar 04

8th Police District Community Meeting Schedule Calendar March 2018

8th Police District Community Meeting Schedule Calendar March 2018

1) Community Meeting
March 7th, 2018 7:00 PM
3100 Red Lion Rd Philadelphia, PA

2) PSA 2 Meeting
March 21st, 2018 7:00 PM
3205 Chesterfield Rd. Philadelphia, PA

3)PSA 3 Meeting
March 21st, 2018 7:00 PM
10980 Norcom Rd., Philadelphia, PA

4) Captain's Townhall Meeting
March 29th, 2018 6:00 PM
3100 Red Lion Rd Philadelphia, PA

5) PSA 1 Meeting
March 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
2990 Holme Ave Philadelphia, PA

https://www.phillypolice.com/districts/8th/index.html

    8th District | Philadelphia Police Department
    Captain Adam Friedman was appointed to the Philadelphia Police Department on 02-26-96. He began his career as a patrol officer in the 15th District and was also assigned to the district narcotic enforcement team. In 1999, Captain Friedman was transferred to the Narcotics Strike Force until 2004 when he was promoted to Sergeant and assigned to the 4th District.
    https://www.phillypolice.com

Mar 02

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