34 min ago

Tacony Civic Assoc shared Tacony Community De...

    Philadelphia Zoo on Twitter
    Join us this afternoon 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Tacony Branch Library to meet some of our amazing animal ambassadors as part of Philadelphia Science Festival's Science After School event! #GetNerdyPHL
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1 hour ago

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    Councilman Bobby Henon
    FYI: There will be a Rebuild Oversight Meeting tonight at Disston Recreation Center, 4423 Longshore Avenue at 6pm.
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5 hours ago

Tacony Community Development Corporation adde...

Spring is here in Tacony! Our Ready, Willing, & Able cleaning crew is on assignment along Torresdale Ave and our street trees are in full bloom.

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Tacony Community Development Corporation added a new photo.
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6 hours ago

The ZOO is coming to the Tacony Library today...

The ZOO is coming to the Tacony Library today from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Tacony Branch Library to meet some of our amazing animal ambassadors as part of Philadelphia Science Festival's Science After School event! #GetNerdyPHL pic.twitter.com/Jri8nesVui

    Philadelphia Zoo on Twitter
    Join us this afternoon 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Tacony Branch Library to meet some of our amazing animal ambassadors as part of Philadelphia Science Festival's Science After School event! #GetNerdyPHL
    http://twitter.com

7 hours ago

Summer Jobs

Information session at the CDC on April 25th, 6 to 8 PM.  See flyer below.

    Summer Jobs
    Information session at the CDC on April 25th, 6 to 8 PM. See flyer below.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

8 hours ago

Op-ed from John Buffington

Let’s Reverse Trumpery

    Op-ed from John Buffington
    Representative John Taylor has decided to retire, so this year's election for the 177th Pennsylvania House District Seat is the one and only time that Democrats have a good opportunity to rise up in their righteous anger and deliver a stinging blow to Trumpery, gerrymandering, global warming, fracking, gun violence, misogyny, and compulsory pregnancy.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

27 hours ago

Coming up on Wednesday!

Coming up on Wednesday!

    Frankford CDC
    Coming up on Wednesday!
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28 hours ago

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

You won't want to miss these awesome upcoming events at the Tacony Library!

    Tacony Community Development Corporation
    Tacony Community Development Corporation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1.3K likes. The Tacony Community Development Corporation is dedicated to the revitalization of the Tacony neighborhood of...
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30 hours ago

Frankford CDC shared City of Philadelphia JOB...

    City of Philadelphia JOBS
    City of Philadelphia JOBS added a new photo.
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32 hours ago

Can You Be A “Turning Point” In A Child’s Life?

Do you have space in your home and your heart for a foster child? Could you be a foster parent – full or part-time or on an emergency basis? This is the question that Latasha Myers and Marcus Wing, Resource Home Coordinators, at Turning Points for Children are asking us to consider. Their “job”, but it is so much than a job, is to build stronger families, giving them and the community a foundation for a brighter future.

    Can You Be A "Turning Point" In A Child's Life?
    Do you have space in your home and your heart for a foster child? Could you be a foster parent - full or part-time or on an emergency basis? This is the question that Latasha Myers and Marcus Wing, Resource Home Coordinators, at Turning Points for Children are asking us to consider.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

37 hours ago

2 days ago

Tartaglione Brings Home the Bucks to Post 224

On Saturday April 14th, State Senator Tina Tartaglione presented a check for $100,000 to the Lloyd C. Wilson American Legion Post 224 for the renovation of the Post building.

    Tartaglione Brings Home the Bucks to Post 224
    On Saturday April 14th, State Senator Tina Tartaglione presented a check for $100,000 to the Lloyd C. Wilson American Legion Post 224 for the renovation of the Post building. In introducing Senator Tartaglione, Commander Guy Lewis stated, "This lady has been loyal, dependable, unwavering advocate for the citizens of Pennsylvania, especially those of the 2nd (Senate) District, which includes East Frankford.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

3 days ago

4 days ago

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      4600 Block Howell St. April 17, 2018 @ 6:06 p.m. Comment

4 days ago

Excited to celebrate fellow CDCs and communit...

Excited to celebrate fellow CDCs and community leaders! #PACDCGala


5 days ago

Frankford NAC Approves 4943 Penn

At the Frankford NAC zoning meeting on April 12th the board heard the following cases:

    Frankford NAC Approves 4943 Penn
    At the Frankford NAC zoning meeting on April 12th the board heard the following cases: 4943 Penn Street - PERMIT FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (4 UNITS) WIHTIN AN EXISITING DETACHED STRUCTURE. It was approved. The plans were updated.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

5 days ago

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A VOLUNTEER TO DESIGN OUR ...

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A VOLUNTEER TO DESIGN OUR 2018 CONCERT POSTER

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5 days ago

TCA SUMMER CONCERT DATES @ DISSTON REC- 7 pm ...

TCA SUMMER CONCERT DATES @ DISSTON REC- 7 pm 14 June - Peace Creeps & SB Deluxe 28 June - Civic Minded Fools & TBD 12 July - Giana Lynn & The Chain Gang 26 July - Charlie Gracie & Su Z

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5 days ago

  • SIGN PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ACCESSORY, DOUBLE-FACED, STATICALLY ILLUMINATED FREESTANDING SIGN, AS PER PLANS; ACCESSORY TO ALL USES ACROSS PROPERTY; SEPARATE PERMITS FOR ALL ELECTRICAL WORK; NO OTHER WORK ON THIS PERMIT; SEE AP#840790 FOR ZONING APPROVAL; SEPARATE ZONING-REFACE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR REFACING OF BLANK PANELS.

    5597-99 TULIP ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

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5 days ago

Please note the date change for the second bu...

Please note the date change for the second business development workshop. The session on grants for nonprofits will be held TOMORROW, April 19, from 6-8PM. See you there!


6 days ago

6 days ago

All branches of the Free Library of Philadelp...

All branches of the Free Library of Philadelphia will be closed on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 for Staff Professional Development. Normal library hours will resume on Thursday, April 19. Automated telephone renewals and "My Account" on the Free Library website will be available all day Wednesday.

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Apr 17

Tacony Community Development Corporation shar...

    City Councilman Bobby Henon's City Budget Forums - RSVP
    City Councilman Bobby Henon will be hosting City Budget Forums at James J. Sullivan Elementary School and Saint Jerome's Catholic School. On April 18th at 6:30PM, Councilman Bobby Henon will be hosting his first Forum at James J. Sullivan Elementary School in Wissinoming.
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Apr 17

Lead Awareness is Something You Need in Frankford

With our vintage housing stock, you should be aware of the hazards of lead in your home.  Come to the event at the Boys and Girls Club on April 18th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM.  See details below.

    Lead Awareness is Something You Need in Frankford
    With our vintage housing stock, you should be aware of the hazards of lead in your home. Come to the event at the Boys and Girls Club on April 18th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. See details below.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 17

Heart & Soul Skills Challenge

Sunday, April 22

    Heart & Soul Skills Challenge
    In place of our Annual FREE Camp, The Jahri Evans Foundation will partner with The Philadelphia Soul and Simons Heart to sponsor a Punt, Pass and Kick Event at Frankford High School Field, Large and Dryer Streets. All information is on flier! Please register ahead at Jahrievans.com or www.philadelphiaSoul.com/Frankford.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 16

#Repost @jahrievansdotcom ・・・ ***ATTENTION**...

#Repost @jahrievansdotcom ・・・ ***ATTENTION*** In place of our Annual FREE Camp, The Jahri Evans Foundation will partner with The Philadelphia Soul and Simons Heart to sponsor a Punt, Pass and Kick Event at Frankford High School Field Large and Dryer Street on Sunday April 22, 2018 from 9am - 12pm. All information is on flier! Please register ahead at Jahrievans.com or www.philadelphiaSoul.com/Frankford. This is a FREE event in place of The Jahri Evans Annual FREE Camp!!! please spread the word and repost thanks!


Apr 16

Apr 15

Squeaky Wheel Residents Get Some Attention

The 4600 block of Griscom Street has its problems.

    Squeaky Wheel Residents Get Some Attention
    Department of Street Commissioner, Donald Carlton, came out to do a tour of Griscom Street on April 11th. Raymond Gant, of the Ray of Hope Project , contacted him. He took pictures and made a list of problems in the 4600 blocks of Griscom and Penn Streets.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 14

No It is Not Frankford

The major media in this city seems to be getting worse.

    No It is Not Frankford
    They do not seem to know the city anymore. Philadelphia has a lot of neighborhoods and to a newcomer, that can be confusing but if you are in the news business, you better know where you are when you do a story. The story below is about a stabbing at Tyson and Frankford Avenues.
    http://frankfordgazette.com

Apr 14

  • USE PERMIT

    CONSUMER SALES OF PHONES PHONES PLANS SERVICES.

    5597-99 TULIP ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment

Apr 14

Apr 13

REMINDER!!!! The Free Library system will be...

REMINDER!!!! The Free Library system will be closed on Wednesday, April 18 for staff development. Normal hours will resume on Thursday, April 19.

    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Frankford Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia), Philadelphia, PA. 158 likes · 2 talking about this · 247 were here. Library
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