5 hours ago

Seger Park shared Seger Dog Park's post.

Thanks to all who participated and Andrew for coordinating.

    Seger Dog Park
    Seger Dog Park added a new photo.
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5 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Plowshare ...

Here's to rising to the occasion, Plowshare Farm. Thoughtful message on this spring day....

    Plowshare Farms
    Before farming I was a high school English teacher and wrestling coach. The kids on our team were nearly all first-time wrestlers with no prior experience. I always loved sending kids onto the mat...
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7 hours ago

PLEASE SHARE. If you have any information, yo...

PLEASE SHARE. If you have any information, you can call the Philadelphia Police tipline at 215-686-8477 or the Southwest detectives at 215-686-3183.

    $5,000 offered for information in shooting of father, son in SW Philly
    The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police is offering a $5,000 reward Tuesday for any information leading to the arrest of a suspect in last week's shooting in Southwest Philadelphia that injured a 21-year-old father and his 21-month-old child. Police say the shooting happened after 8:30 p.m.
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7 hours ago

Tonight Only! Tuesday April 24, 2018 @ 7:30pm...

Tonight Only! Tuesday April 24, 2018 @ 7:30pm Quig's open at 7pm A staged, script-in-hand reading of two one act theatrical comedies "The Philadelphia" By David Ives A manic, outrageous and other dimensional comedy and "Joe & Stew's Theatre of Brotherly Love and Financial Success" by Jacquelyn Reingold 2 cockroaches are the only survivors in an off-Broadway theatre after the bomb drops - what happens next DATE: Tuesday, April 24th TIME: 7:30PM PLACE: The Skinner Studio 3rd floor Plays and Players ADMISSION: FREE, but a donation would be appreciated Directed by Peg Mecham and featuring the Once More Theatre Company Players! A SOCIAL NOTE: Quig's Pub, adjacent to The Skinner Studio will be open before and after the play. After the performance, please join the cast for cocktails and good conversation!

    Plays & Players
    Plays & Players, Philadelphia, PA. 3,344 likes · 26 talking about this · 2,902 were here. Plays & Players (P&P): Same beautiful historic theatre. Newly...
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9 hours ago

This Sunday, April 29th, 12-4PM, Halide Proje...

This Sunday, April 29th, 12-4PM, Halide Project, Pinhole Camera Workshop!

    Sunday's Pinhole Camera Workshop and more
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9 hours ago

5 affordable Rittenhouse apartments in pet-friendly buildings

Listed at $875 / month, this studio apartment, located at 318 S 15th St., is 26.8 percent less than the $1,195 / month median rent for a studio in Rittenhouse.

And here's a studio apartment at 1429 Spruce St., which is going for $1,075 / month.

To wrap things up, there's this studio residence at 2051 Walnut St. It's being listed for $1,095 / month.

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Here's a studio apartment at 106 South 20th St., which is going for $970 / month.

Then there's this 200-square-foot apartment at 2100 Walnut St., listed at $990 / month.

    5 affordable Rittenhouse apartments in pet-friendly buildings
    According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Rittenhouse are hovering around $1,595, compared to a $1,490 one-bedroom median for Philadelphia as a whole. So how does the low-end pricing on a Rittenhouse rental look these days--and what might you get for the price?
    http://6abc.com

9 hours ago

Center City District shared KYW Newsradio's p...

    Center City District tempers good news about job growth with a warning
    PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For the eighth year in a row, the Center City business district reported growth in jobs and development, making this the longest period of economic expansion in the city for the last 50 years. The district's annual report says more than a billion dollars of development projects were completed in Center City last year.
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10 hours ago

This Thursday, April 26, 5 to 7PM, please joi...

This Thursday, April 26, 5 to 7PM, please join our friend and gallery store artist Amze Emmons for the reception for Root Cause Analysis at The Center For Emerging Visual Artists ! Root Cause Analysis AMZE EMMONS, CFEVA FELLOWSHIP ’16-‘18 Portable and ephemeral building structures, improvised street furniture, and informal sites of exchange and adaptation inform the work of Amze Emmons. https://bit.ly/2KcC1tZ

    The Print Center
    This Thursday, April 26, 5 to 7PM, please join our friend and gallery store artist Amze Emmons for the reception for Root Cause Analysis at The Center For Emerging Visual Artists ! Root Cause...
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10 hours ago

Mary Virginia Swanson: Beyond Print: The Life...

Mary Virginia Swanson: Beyond Print: The Life of Your Photobook Beyond Publication Saturday, May 19 - Sunday, May 20, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. both days Aperture Foundation 547 West 27th Street, 4th Floor New York Join mentor and educator Mary Virginia Swanson for a two-day workshop that will teach photographers how to conduct targeted research, build their audience, and extend the life of their photobook beyond publication. https://bit.ly/2qZfkAr

    The Print Center
    Mary Virginia Swanson: Beyond Print: The Life of Your Photobook Beyond Publication Saturday, May 19 - Sunday, May 20, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. both days Aperture Foundation 547 West 27th Street,...
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11 hours ago

Interested in the Wilma's HotHouse Summer Int...

Interested in the Wilma's HotHouse Summer Intensive? Dive into José Raúl Mangual's blog to explore an inside look into the #WilmaHotHouse Intensive experience.

    HotHouse Intensive: Corporal Sequence
    The HotHouse Intensive is a deep dive into the acting methodologies of Blanka Zizka and the Wilma HotHouse Company. HotHouse practice is grounded in the Method of Theodoros Terzopoulos and focuses on fostering embodied acting through exercises that draw actors out of their heads and into their bodies.
    http://blog.wilmatheater.org

12 hours ago

Center City District shared The Philadelphia ...

    Jerry Sweeney Has a Vision for Philadelphia's Future
    A couple of years ago, I found myself at a nerdy conference about the life of cities, and I heard Kasim Reed, the-then mayor of Atlanta, say something that helped me zero in on a fundamental Philadelphia challenge.
    http://thephiladelphiacitizen.org

12 hours ago

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's piece today...

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's piece today for a Q&A with CCD President and CEO Paul Levy about our just-released "State of Center City" report. For more: www.centercityphila.org/socc

    CCD's Paul Levy: "Obsolete" Tax Structure Is Holding Philly Back
    The CEO of Center City's business improvement district says its 2018 "State of Center City" report shows reasons for both optimism and pessimism about Philly's future. As the founding chief executive of the Center City District, Paul Levy has played a hand in each of the business improvement district's annual "State of Center City" reports over the past two decades.
    https://www.phillymag.com

13 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Hands on t...

Pear trees being planted on Hands on the Earth Orchard, and the exclusive Rusty apple. These crops won't be coming to market until 2019 but Hands on the Earth returns to Walnut Street in May with greenhouse tomatoes.

    Hands on the Earth Orchard
    Hands on the Earth Orchard added a new photo.
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13 hours ago

The “Great and Good Friends: 200 Years of U.S...

The “Great and Good Friends: 200 Years of U.S.-Thai Friendship” exhibit opened on March 21, 2018, at the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles in Bangkok, Thailand, and continues through June 30, 2018. United States Ambassador to Thailand Glyn Davies had the idea for the exhibition. You can learn more about the exhibit and the role of the National Archives in making it all possible on the AOTUS blog: https://aotus.blogs.archives.gov/2018/03/29/great-and-good-friends-national-archives-loans-artifacts-to-thai-exhibition/

    Great and Good Friends: National Archives Loans Artifacts to Thai Exhibition
    The National Archives played a major role in the grand opening last week of a new exhibition in Bangkok, Thailand, at the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles. An international group effort, the exhibit-"Great and Good Friends: 200 Years of U.S.-Thai Friendship"-features more than 40 records and gifts loaned from the National Archives.
    http://aotus.blogs.archives.gov

17 hours ago

4 things Philly is doing to address the Starbucks arrests

Starbucks (18th & Spruce), Rittenhouse

    Philly's Starbucks action plan: 4 things the city is doing to address the controversial arrests
    As outrage and disappointment over the April 12 arrests of two black men inside the 18th and Spruce Starbucks continue to swirl, Mayor Jim Kenney wants the world to know that the City of Philadelphia is actively examining the incident, with the goal of enacting policies that prevent anything similar from happening again.
    https://billypenn.com

27 hours ago

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our event...

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our Instagram profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram story to learn about the murder, find clues, and vote on the suspects. Don’t forget to share with friends - they might spot a clue you missed… Later this week we will announce the correct answer and explain how they did it! #mudunit18 #müdunit #murdermystery #science #forensics #getnerdyphl #philascifest #instagramstories

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @philascifest event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram...
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27 hours ago

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @phil...

MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @philascifest event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram story to learn about the murder, find clues, and vote on the suspects. Don’t forget to share with friends - they might spot a clue you missed. Later this week we will announce the correct answer and explain how they did it! #mudunit18 #müdunit #murdermystery #science #forensics #getnerdyphl #philascifest #instagramstories

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    MURDER AT THE MÜTTER? If you missed our @philascifest event this past weekend, we are inviting you to play for fun via Instagram stories. Visit our profile now, and choose the highlighted Instagram...
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30 hours ago

The Print Center updated their cover photo.

    The Print Center
    The Print Center updated their cover photo.
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32 hours ago

Happy birthday to William Shakespeare, who is...

Happy birthday to William Shakespeare, who is believed to have been born on or around this day in 1564. We've brought a few works out of the vault for the occasion, but we do wonder what he would have thought of our ca. 1893 copy of "The Family Shakspeare [sic], " edited by Thomas Bowdler, "in which nothing is added to the original text, but those words and expressions are omitted which cannot with propriety be read in a family."

    The Athenaeum of Philadelphia
    Happy birthday to William Shakespeare, who is believed to have been born on or around this day in 1564. We've brought a few works out of the vault for the occasion, but we do wonder what he would...
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32 hours ago

Job growth has been sufficient to lower the f...

Job growth has been sufficient to lower the formal rate of unemployment, but not enough to get Philadelphia back to 1990 job levels or reduce the high poverty rate. Philadelphia still has 5% fewer jobs than in 1990, while our suburbs are up 26%. Find out the reasons and potential solutions in State of Center City 2018, coming tomorrow. #SOCC2018

    State of Center City Preview - Unemployment
    The Center City District (CCD), Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC) and Center City District Foundation (CCDF) work together to enhance the vitality and competitiveness of Philadelphia's downtown. In 1991 the business leadership organization CPDC created the CCD business improvement district to deliver daily services with the goal of making Center City clean and safe.
    https://centercityphila.org

32 hours ago

The Athenaeum of Philadelphia updated their c...

    The Athenaeum of Philadelphia
    The Athenaeum of Philadelphia updated their cover photo.
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32 hours ago

Factors to Consider Before Applying for a Loan

A loan of any amount is never to be taken for granted. The fact remains that you will have to pay it back with interest. With an economy that is not stable, it is becoming impossible to do without a loan. Experts at Instant Lolly, a 24 month loans provider based in the United Kingdom argues that if you must apply for one, there are some things that you should know first. Do ample research on the things to consider before applying for a loan. This will make it easier to know what to do and what to avoid at all costs.

    Factors to Consider Before Applying for a Loan
    A loan of any amount is never to be taken for granted. The fact remains that you will have to pay it back with interest. With an economy that is not stable, it is becoming impossible to do without ...
    https://www.hecphilly.org

34 hours ago

Friends of Chester Arthur added 2 new photos....

A huge thank you to Baby Wordplay, Ms. Pauline, and everyone for coming and making yesterday’s event a successful day. If anyone is interested in being added to the FoCA newsletter or joining one of the committees, please send an email to arthurschoolgroup@gmail.com

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Friends of Chester Arthur added a new photo.
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34 hours ago

Nearly 100 members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternit...

Nearly 100 members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. gathered in front of the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce St. Sunday afternoon and spoke out against the racial profiling and arrest of their fraternity brother Rashon Nelson at the coffee shop two weeks ago. http://www.phillytrib.com/metros/omega-psi-phi-calls-out-starbucks-for-racial-injustice/article_72ce7ad7-934e-506f-b291-a77e362604c0.html

    Omega Psi Phi calls out Starbucks for racial injustice
    Nearly 100 members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. gathered in front of the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce St. Sunday afternoon and spoke out against the racial profiling and arrest of their fraternity brother Rashon Nelson at the coffee shop two weeks ago.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

35 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market updated their pro...

Special thanks to local artist Angela Palma, who made this poster for the Rittenhouse Market. Reminder: the market returns to the 9am-3pm schedule on Saturday May 5th and the Tuesday market always begins on the first Tuesday in June. Thanks, Angela!

    Rittenhouse Farmers' Market
    Special thanks to local artist Angela Palma, who made this poster for the Rittenhouse Market. Reminder: the market returns to the 9am-3pm schedule on Saturday May 5th and the Tuesday market always...
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35 hours ago

"If local growth since 2009 was robust enough...

"If local growth since 2009 was robust enough to make us just average, attaining the 2.3 percent growth rate of America’s largest cities, Philadelphia would have added 45,400 more jobs -- one homegrown Amazon -- on top of existing growth of 55,100 for a total of 100,500 new jobs." More in CCD President Paul Levy's op-ed on philly.com.

    Sure, Philly is growing. But not fast enough | Opinion
    The Philadelphia story is not a tale of two cities; it's a tale of one city not growing fast enough to address problems we've inherited, when we can count less on higher levels of government for help. - Paul R. Levy, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

35 hours ago

Did you know that 17.3% of Philadelphians bet...

Did you know that 17.3% of Philadelphians between 21-64 identify as having a disability? #ICYMI: CultureWorks Engagement Director attended Art-Reach's Cultural Accessibility Forum & Exchange session on 4/14. The session covered best practices across marketing and communications that better serve and positively impact folks with disabilities. Read the full recap below to learn more about best practices your organization can implement to ensure that people with disabilities feel welcome in our spaces and can understand the full scope of accessible events, program, and services through marketing and communication. Small changes and updates can lead to big impact!

    Report Back: Art Reach's Cultural Accessibility Forum & Exchange (CAFE)
    CultureWorks recently attended Art Reach's CAFE, an acronym for their Cultural Accessibility Forum and Exchange sessions. The April 4th session, The Digital Welcome Mat: Is Your Website and Marketing Accessible to the Disability Community , encouraged arts and culture professionals to take a deep
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36 hours ago

Center City District shared Metro Philly's po...

    SEPTA advances with sustainability initiatives
    In general, experts agree that one of the most environmentally beneficial things the average person can do is to leave their car at home and ride mass transit. But at SEPTA, the carbon footprint is diminished a little more due to the diverse sustainability initiatives underway, from acquiring more electricity-powered buses to using renewable energy and even simpler tasks like recycling rainwater to wash buses.
    https://www.metro.us

36 hours ago

Rittenhouse Farmers' Market shared Flour & Oa...

Perfect for that meal in between breakfast and lunch...

    Flour & Oats Artisan Cookies
    Monday isn't looking so bad
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36 hours ago

In The News: Broad Street Review! If you miss...

In The News: Broad Street Review! If you missed out on The Print Center’s book launch for renowned photographer Andrea Modica’s new photobook January 1 we still have publications available! For more information, contact Evan Laudenslager at elaudenslager@printcenter.org or 215.735.6090 x2 or visit our website for details and press links. https://printcenterstore.myshopify.com/products/january-1-pre-order

    Andrea Modica's 'January 1'
    Whether depicting family life in small-town America or minor-league ballplayers, Philadelphia-based photographer Andrea Modica has long been interested in exploring what she calls the "paradox of inclusion and exclusion." Her latest book, January 1, which looks at the city's controversial New Year's Day tradition - the Mummers Parade - is no exception.
    http://www.broadstreetreview.com

38 hours ago

I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jes...

I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy…Where by your gibes now? Your gambols? Your songs? Happy Birthday Shakespeare! This famous scene from Hamlet dates from 1603. The two skeletons depicted here are from 1543 and 1560, respectively. The left is from Vesalius, and the right from Valverde de Amusco. All three are examples of reflection on mortality, known as Memento Mori.

    Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
    I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy...Where by your gibes now? Your gambols? Your songs? Happy Birthday Shakespeare! This famous scene from Hamlet dates from 1603....
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39 hours ago

Job Fair Alert ⬇️ Peirce College 1420 Pine S...

Job Fair Alert ⬇️ Peirce College 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 3:00-6:00 pm. Register: peirce.edu/jobfair Dress to impress in business attire and bring plenty of resumes!

    Darrell L. Clarke
    Job Fair Alert ⬇️ Peirce College 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 3:00-6:00 pm. Register: peirce.edu/jobfair Dress to impress in business attire and bring...
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39 hours ago

.Peirce College will hold its Annual Job Fair...

.Peirce College will hold its Annual Job Fair on Thursday, April 26 from 3:00-6:00pm. The job fair will be held at Peirce College, 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Register at peirce.edu/jobfair.

    Cindy Bass
    Peirce College will hold its Annual Job Fair on Thursday, April 26 from 3:00-6:00pm. The job fair will be held at Peirce College, 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Register at peirce.edu/jobfair.
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39 hours ago

21+ Excellent Things To Do In Philadelphia This Week, April 23-29

Where:Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad Street

Where:PHS Pop Up Gardens: South Street, 1438 South Street; uCity Square, 36th & Filbert streets

Where:Various locations including Woody's, 202 S. 13th Street

Where:Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad Street

Where:Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad Street

Where:Various locations including Time, 1315 Sansom Street

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Where:Various locations including Taqueria Feliz, 4410 Main Street

Where:FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Various locations including Frankford Hall, 1210 Frankford Avenue

Where:Various locations including Warmdaddy's, 1400 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street

Where:Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street

Where:PHS Pop Up Gardens: South Street, 1438 South Street; uCity Square, 36th & Filbert streets

Where:Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd Street

Where:Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

Where:The Woodlands, 4000 Woodland Avenue

Where:Various locations including Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue

Where:23rd Street Armory, 22 S. 23rd Street

    21+ Excellent Things To Do In Philadelphia This Week, April 23-29
    PHS Pop Up Garden | Photo by C. Smyth for Visit Philadelphia Flavors on the Avenue, Center City Jazz Festival, Science Carnival on the Parkway and more... Calling all foodies, music lovers, techies, outdoorsy types, theater buffs and science fans - there's a ton of fun to be had in Philly this week.
    https://www.uwishunu.com

2 days ago

Fraternity members came from all over the Mid-Atlantic to show support for Rashon Nelson

Starbucks (18th & Spruce), Rittenhouse

    Fraternity members came from all over the Mid-Atlantic to show support for Rashon Nelson
    Billy Penn is a mobile platform for a better Philly -- the easiest way to find and follow local and breaking news in Philadelphia.
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2 days ago

A lesson in how to overcome implicit bias

Jack Willis leans on a sign that reads "Coffee Is Black" as people gather outside a Starbucks on 18th and Spruce streets in Philadelphia to protest Thursday's controversial arrests of two black men. (Bastiaan Slabbers/for WHYY)

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150 N 6th Street

    A lesson in how to overcome implicit bias
    A week after two black men were arrested at a Starbucks store in Philadelphia, the company announced plans to close 8,000 stores across the country on May 29 for an afternoon of racial bias education. Many people remain skeptical if such training will actually work and prevent further incidents like this, and it's not entirely ...
    https://whyy.org

2 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    SEPTA | April 29, 2018 Regional Rail Schedule Change
    As part of our on-going campaign to streamline resource use and to help promote the many other ways you can get schedule information, we are not printing paper timetables for the April 29th Regional Rail schedule change.
    http://www.septa.org

2 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center updated the...

    William Way LGBT Community Center
    William Way LGBT Community Center updated their cover photo.
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    THIRD FLOOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING MASTER BEDROOM SEPERATE ELECTRICAL PLUMBING PERMITS MAY BE REQUIRED

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