6 hours ago

Friends of the Mifflin School, East Falls add...

More Zoo fun yesterday! Team Girl Power had a blast!

    Friends of the Mifflin School, East Falls
    Friends of the Mifflin School, East Falls added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

13 hours ago

15 hours ago

For The LOVE of Beer

All you need is Love (City). Top beers from a brand new Philly brewery. 

    For The LOVE of Beer
    All you need is Love (City). Top beers from a brand new Philly brewery. I think its safe to say that all of my loyal readers and followers know how much I LOVE beer, food, and all the little extras that surround those areas, but what I don't think we realize in Philadelphia is just how GREAT we have it!
    http://eastfallslocal.com

23 hours ago

Alexis Franklin, Re: McMichael Park

Interviewee: Alexis Franklin, Founder and Coordinator of Friends of McMichael Park (AF) Interviewer: Ellen Sheehan (ES) Date of Interview: July 22, 2009

    Alexis Franklin, Re: McMichael Park
    Interviewee: Alexis Franklin, Founder and Coordinator of Friends of McMichael Park (AF) Interviewer: Ellen Sheehan (ES) Date of Interview: July 22, 2009 Alexis Franklin, founder of the Friends of McMichael Park, talks about the formation of the Friends and activities and maintenance in the park.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

23 hours ago

Catherine McBeth

Interviewee: Catherine McBeth (CM) Interviewer: Kathy Woods (KW) Date of Interview: May 8, 2013 Place: 3409 Penn Street, East Falls

    Catherine McBeth
    Interviewee: Catherine McBeth (CM)Interviewer: Kathy Woods (KW)Date of Interview: May 8, 2013 Place: 3409 Penn Street, East Falls NOTE: When asked her date of birth she said that she does not give out that Information. CM: My grandmother and mother. My grandmother was born in Northern Ireland.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

24 hours ago

David McClenahan, b. 1947

Interviewee: David McClenahan              Interviewer: Lyda Doyle Date of interview: June 2, 2014 Transcriber: Wendy Moody

    David McClenahan, b. 1947
    Interviewee: David McClenahan Interviewer: Lyda Doyle Date of interview: June 2, 2014 Transcriber: Wendy Moody LD: So, we'll start with when and where you were born. DM: Well I was born in Philadelphia in Chestnut Hill Hospital. I lived at 3434 Midvale at the time with my parents.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

24 hours ago

Robert McClenahan, b. 1944

Interviewee: Robert McClenahan (RM) Interviewer: Lyda Doyle (LD) Date of Interview: June 9, 2014 Transcriber: Wendy Moody

    Robert McClenahan, b. 1944
    Interviewee: Robert McClenahan (RM) Interviewer: Lyda Doyle (LD) Date of Interview: June 9, 2014 Transcriber: Wendy Moody Interviewed at age 99 in 1981, Louise shares her memories of working in Dobson Mills, attending Forest School, and reminiscing about her father, who was a lamplighter.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

24 hours ago

Louise Halstead, b. 1892

lnterviewee: Louise Halstead, lifelong resident of East Falls Interviewer: Cherie Snyder Date of Interview: 3/21/1981 Transcribed by: Haley Gregersen, Philadelphia University, Day of Service, September 15th 2009

    Louise Halstead, b. 1892
    lnterviewee: Louise Halstead, lifelong resident of East Falls Interviewer: Cherie Snyder Date of Interview: 3/21/1981 Transcribed by: Haley Gregersen, Philadelphia University, Day of Service, September 15th 2009 Interviewed at age 99 in 1981, Louise shares her memories of working in Dobson Mills, attending Forest School, and reminiscing about her father, who was a lamplighter.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

26 hours ago

Dine & Dance at The Top of the Falls

June 9th — an East Falls rooftop soiree, featuring the chef of Balboa Supper Club. Live music. Skyline views and starry skies with your friends at The Local.

    Dine & Dance at The Top of the Falls
    June 9th - an East Falls rooftop soiree, featuring the chef of Balboa Supper Club. Live music. Skyline views and starry skies with your friends at The Local. Start your summer off with a one-of-a-kind party high above the neighborhood.
    http://eastfallslocal.com

30 hours ago

East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia add...

Amanda Wise: Light Worker Bee Explore the basics of essential oils; what they are, how to use them and how they can help with so many areas of your life including sleep, stress, emotional support, pain management, boosting your immune system and so much more. Using this powerful natural resource is the gateway to better health and happiness. Join Amanda at our Spring Market, Saturday April 28th from 10 A.M until 4 P.M. Remember the Spring Market takes place both Saturday and Sunday April 28 and 29th . Join us on the upper level of Vault and Vine: 3507 Midvale Avenue, Phila. Pa from 10 A.M. until 4 P.M.

    East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia
    East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

34 hours ago

Edith Gotwols (1919 – 2018)

Interviewee: Edith Gotwols (with her daughter Carol Dougherty - CD) Interviewer: Dave McClenahan Date: June 24, 2009

    Edith Gotwols (1919 - 2018)
    Interviewee: Edith Gotwols (with her daughter Carol Dougherty - CD)Interviewer: Dave McClenahanDate: June 24, 2009 Interview focuses on Edith's involvement with Old Academy Players and the Falls Presbyterian Church. She received an honorary plaque from Old Academy in 2014 - text of speech and photo attached.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

37 hours ago

43 hours ago

East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia add...

Belle Mai All-Natural Hand-made Products joins the East Falls Spring Market. BELLE MAI is an all natural skin care product line for women and men that specializes in Raw black soap, scented and unscented body butters, body lotions, moisturizing bath bombs & body scrubs, lip balms, shampoos & conditioners, hair growth oil, beard balm & oil and aromatherapy candles. They use the Organic butters, botanical herbs, essential oils/Fragrance oils, and more that nature has to offer. The products and packaging are friendly to the environment. Mother nature offers ingredients that, when carefully crafted, make effective and satisfying personal care products . Experience their products for your body and mind. Live without compromise, enjoy the best of what nature has to offer in our products. So, give their natural skin care products a try and feel good knowing you are taking a step towards healthier, more beautiful skin. Live without compromise and enjoy the best of what nature has for you. “BEING BEAUTIFUL COMES NATURALLY TAKE CARE OF YOUR BODY.......IT’S THE ONLY PLACE YOU HAVE TO LIVE” — Belle Mai Visit them online for a small sampling of what they plan to offer at our Spring Market on Sunday, April 29th . Website: https://www.bellemai.com Check out their Social Media: Instagram @bellemai Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/1Bellemai Photo credit: Belle Mai Remember the Spring Market takes place both Saturday and Sunday April 28 and 29th . Join us on the upper level of Vault and Vine: 3507 Midvale Avenue, Phila. Pa from 10 A.M. until 4 P.M.

    East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia
    East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Spring Checklist: Protecting Your Pet

Dr. Patten’s simple steps for a safer spring season.

    Spring Checklist: Protecting Your Pet
    Spring is here, which means it is time to get your pet ready to spend more time outside. With a few simple steps you can make sure your pet is prepared for the warmer weather. Preventatives Dogs should stay on heartworm and flea/tick preventatives year round; however, many people stop these medications in the winter.
    http://eastfallslocal.com

2 days ago

Daniel Furman, b. 1935

Interviewee: Daniel Furman (DF)

    Daniel Furman, b. 1935
    Interviewee: Daniel Furman (DF) Interviewer: Lyda Doyle (LD) Date of Interview: May 25, 2011 Transcriber: Carolyn Connor Daniel's descriptive memories of growing up in East Falls focus on recreation, sports - especially rowing, and church picnics. DF: I was born in Philadelphia, the 31 st of October 1935, that's Halloween (laughter).
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

‘Five Fishes’ Oral History with Tom Williams & Keith Shively

Interviewees: Tom Williams (TW) and Keith Shively (KS) (formerly of 3806 Henry Avenue)

    Oral History: Five Fishes
    Interviewees: Tom Williams (TW) and Keith Shively (KS) Interviewer: Ellen Sheehan (ES) Date of Interview: November 8, 2008 ES: It's November 8, 2008 and this is Ellen Sheehan. I'm here with Keith and Tom and they have donated the history of the Five Fishes on the river. Do you want to introduce yourselves?
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Ruth Emmert Oral History

Interviewee: Ruth Emmert (RE)

    Ruth Emmert Oral History
    Interviewee: Ruth Emmert (RE) Interviewer: Cherie Snyder (CS) Interview: March 16, 1983 Transcribed by: Jacob Benson, Student, Philadelphia University, Day of Service, 9/15/2009, and Wendy Moody, EFHS, Summer 2010 RE: Oh, of course. You're proud of it when you get to my age. CS: So when were you born?
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Eileen Flynn & Nancy Ann Sullivan Oral History

Interviewee: Eileen Flynn (EF) and Nancy Ann Sullivan (NS), sisters

    Eileen Flynn & Nancy Ann Sullivan Oral History
    Interviewee: Eileen Flynn (EF) and Nancy Ann Sullivan (NS), sisters Interviewers: Martie Ann (MAP) and Jeff Polaski (JP) Date of Interview: February 2, 2014 Transcriber: Wendy Moody JP: To introduce, this is an interview of Nancy Sullivan and Eileen Sullivan Flynn. Flynn with two "n's. Martie Ann Polaski and Jeff Polaski are doing the interview.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Mary Cashman Oral History

Interviewee: Mary Cashman (MC)

    Mary Cashman Oral History
    Interviewee: Mary Cashman (MC) Interviewer: Gus Krebs (GK) Transcriber: Carolyn Connor Date: April 26, 2013 GK: We are here at 3681 Eveline St. We will start the interview by asking Mary about her family, where she was born, her school, her work and her memories of East Falls. So, here we go.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Ella Boyd Oral History

Interviewer:  Cherie Snyder

    Ella Boyd Oral History
    Interviewer: Cherie Snyder Interviewee: Ella Boyd McGlynn Date of Interview: July 17, 1981 Transcribed by Greg Pilotti, 2 nd Year Architecture Student, Philadelphia University, Day of Service, and Wendy Moody. EFHS. CS: Ok, Mrs. McGlynn, why don't we just start out and you can tell us where you were born.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Theresa (Altomare) Corcoran Oral History

Interviewee:  Theresa (Altomare) Corcoran (TC)

    Theresa (Altomare) Corcoran Oral History
    Interviewee: Theresa (Altomare) Corcoran (TC) Interviewer: Louise (Corcoran) McShane, Theresa's daughter (LM) Date of Interview: August 2, 2009 TC: I was born in East Falls, on the 3600 block of Stanton Street. I was born in one of the houses that was demolished, one of the 13 houses.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Grace Davis & Hazel Stamm Oral History

Interview: June 17, 1981

    Grace Davis & Hazel Stamm Oral History
    Interviewers: Cherie Snyder (CS) and Ruth Emmert (RE) Interviewees: Grace Davis (GD) and Hazel Stamm (HS) Transcribed by: Frank Baseman, Associate Professor of Graphic Design at Philadelphia University, as part of the Day of Service 2009. Samantha Kibler, Graphic Design Student at Philadelphia, as part of SERVE-101 (Spring 2011).
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Paul Costello Oral History

Interviewee: Paul Costello – Olympic Rower (PC) & wife Freddie Costello (FC)

    Paul Costello Oral History
    Interviewee: Paul Costello - Olympic Rower (PC) & wife Freddie Costello (FC) Interviewer: Cherie Snyder (CS) with Ruth Emmert (RE) Date of interview: March 16, 1983 PC: I started out like anybody else; a nobody. I won one race the first year I was rowing.
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Robert Connolly Oral History

Interviewee: Robert Connolly

    Robert Connolly Oral History
    Interviewee: Robert Connolly Interviewer: Wendy Moody, Winston Moody Date of Interview: November 1, 2013 and six years of email correspondence Transcriber: Carolyn Connor, Wendy Moody Over the course of 7 years, Wendy Moody and Robert Connolly corresponded about his memories of growing up in East Falls (2008 - 2014).
    http://eastfallshistoricalsociety.com

2 days ago

Belle Mai All-Natural Hand-made Products join...

Belle Mai All-Natural Hand-made Products joins the East Falls Spring Market. BELLE MAI is an all natural skin care product line for women and men that specializes in Raw black soap, scented and unscented body butters, body lotions, moisturizing bath bombs & body scrubs, lip balms, shampoos & conditioners, hair growth oil, beard balm & oil and aromatherapy candles. We use the Organic butters, botanical herbs, essential oils/Fragrance oils, and more that nature has to offer. Our products and packaging are friendly to the environment. Mother nature offers ingredients that when carefully crafted to make personal care products are effective and satisfying. Experience our products for your body and mind. Live without compromise, enjoy the best of what nature has to offer in our products. So, give our natural skin care products a try and feel good knowing you are taking a step towards healthier, more beautiful skin. Live without compromise and enjoy the best of what nature has for you. “BEING BEAUTIFUL COMES NATURALLY TAKE CARE OF YOUR BODY.......IT’S THE ONLY PLACE YOU HAVE TO LIVE” — Belle Mai Philosophy With great courage, integrity and love—we embrace our responsibility to create a world where each of us, our communities, and our planet can flourish. All the while, celebrating the sheer love and joy of GREAT Skin & Hair Care Products. Since Winter refuses to leave,I plan to check out their WINTER BODY KIT ( ONE OF SEVERAL DIFFERENT KITS AVAILABLE) GOLDEN SAND 1 8 oz RAW BLACK SOAP BODY WASH 1 8 OZ SHEA BODY LOTION 1 BATHBOMB 1 .5ml of BATH OIL Visit them online for a small sampling of what they plan to offer at our Spring Market on Sunday, April 29th . Website: https://www.bellemai.com Check out their Social Media: Instagram @bellemai Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/1Bellemai Remember the Spring Market takes place both Saturday and Sunday April 28 and 29th . Join us on the upper level of Vault and Vine: 3507 Midvale Avenue, Phila. Pa Photo Credit Belle Mai

    East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia
    Belle Mai All-Natural Hand-made Products joins the East Falls Spring Market. BELLE MAI is an all natural skin care product line for women and men that specializes in Raw black soap, scented and...
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

How often do we have the opportunity to incor...

How often do we have the opportunity to incorporate handcrafted art into our daily lives? Each hand carved piece of Chris Johnson’s wooden wonders has the ability to transport us to days gone by. I found myself actually insulted when a Friend dared stir a styrofoam cup of commercial yuck with one of Chris’ spoons. No!! That stirrer is for the French Press only ! Watch his transformative skills on his inspirational you tube video here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUE3rgUotJQ0mdbFBBxXNEg Follow him on Instagram @thebeardedcarver for updates and visit his etsy for a preview of his amazing craftsmanship: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheBeardedCarver Enjoy the wonders of kuksa, spoon, and bowl carving when The Bearded Carver joins our Spring Market on Sunday April 29th .Remember we’re on the Upper Level of Vault and Vine : 3507 Midvale Avenue. The Market takes place on both April 28th and 29th from 10 A.M. until 4 P.M. See you there!

    East Falls Farmer's Market - Philadelphia
    How often do we have the opportunity to incorporate handcrafted art into our daily lives? Each hand carved piece of Chris Johnson's wooden wonders has the ability to transport us to days gone by....
    http://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Walk This Way

To heck with heeling! Sometimes a dog just needs to sniff around. Naomi shows us how to follow Ducky’s nose to control her fearful reactions.

    Walk This Way
    To heck with heeling! Sometimes a dog just needs to sniff around. Naomi shows us how to follow Ducky's nose to control her fearful reactions. I'm not trying to be funny, but we owe our dog an apology.
    http://eastfallslocal.com

4 days ago

Crime Report: April

Several aggravated assaults, burglary, and theft at Falls Presbyterian. Details at link -- http://eastfallslocal.com/april-2018 (includes map -- click on address).

4 days ago

4 days ago

5 days ago

Love For All

New brewery offers balanced beers with lots of heart that everyone can fancy. Just a brief bike ride away. Enjoy in the Falls this June!

    Love For All
    New brewery offers balanced beers with lots of heart that everyone can fancy. Just a brief bike ride away. Enjoy in the Falls this June! Love City is a Callowhill brewery with a local connection - they made their world debut with the EF Beer Garden last April, thanks to Jill Dougherty, whose brother Mike Tramontana is a linchpin in this new craft beer operation.
    http://eastfallslocal.com

5 days ago

6 days ago

Welcome back Pixie & Thistle! Stellar partici...

Welcome back Pixie & Thistle! Stellar participant in our Winter Market,Pixie and Thistle returns for our 2018 Spring Market. Pixie & Thistle is a small business based out of Bucks County Pa. At Pixie & Thistle they strive to create one of a kind items, and specialize in handcrafted Home Decor. Lena ,the resident “Pixie” told us,the 12 x12 felt Sunflower pillow will put a smile on your face. Each petal is hand cut with care and the center is full of embroidered french knots. She loves french knots and really enjoys making a quality product. The sunflower is proof.My personal favorite,is easily the newly added Eucalyptus Leaf Pillows. Follow them on Instagram or like their Facebook to develop your shopping list in advance.Meet them Saturday,April 28,2018 from 10A.M. until 4 P.M. during our Spring Market at Vault and Vine: 3507 Midvale Avenue, Phila.PA.#eastfallsspringmarket #pixieandthistle


6 days ago

Apr 16

Friends of the Mifflin School, East Falls add...

Thank you to all the Thomas Mifflin students & community members for the gr8 clean up #ArboretumCleanup


Apr 14

Friends of the Mifflin School, East Falls add...

Good job team. Thanks everyone in our project arboretum clean up @ Thomas Mifflin.


Apr 14

A Sit Down with Satan

The Prince of Darkness dishes on his life, his home, his plans  – and that Wissahickon swimming hole with his name on it.

    A Sit Down with Satan
    The Prince of Darkness dishes on his life, his home, his plans - and that Wissahickon swimming hole with his name on it . Many millennia ago, the sparkling waters of Cresheim Creek carved a steep ridge of schist into a basin roughly 15 feet deep and 20 feet wide that the first humans here dubbed a powerful, mystical place...
    http://eastfallslocal.com

Apr 14

Apr 13

Vote for East Falls

Vote blue, vote red, vote green or black or gray or wherever your ideals lie. But for the love of God: vote! This IQL resident (and candidate for Committee Person) explains why.  

    Vote for East Falls
    Vote blue, vote red, vote green or black or gray or wherever your ideals lie. But for the love of God: vote! This IQL resident (and candidate for Committee Person) explains why. I'm too busy. I'm not interested. I don't like my options. It's inconvenient. This doesn't affect me.
    http://eastfallslocal.com

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