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We are so excited to announce that The Food T...

We are so excited to announce that The Food Trust is bringing a Night Market to Kensington this August! More details to come!


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ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorro...

ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorrow, Wednesday April 18. Richmond Library will RE-OPEN on THURSDAY at 2PM.


43 hours ago

At the First Stop recovery house in Kensington, it's cold turkey or nothing

...the Last Stop, another recovery house, which was originally located nearby but recently moved to Kensington and Somerset...

    At the First Stop recovery house in Kensington, it's cold turkey or nothing
    At 32 years old, Jennie C. had been abusing drugs for more than a decade before she stepped into the First Stop recovery house in Philadelphia's Kensington neighborhood early last winter. "The first time I actually injected [heroin], I was 17," said Jennie, who did not want to use her last name.
    https://billypenn.com

45 hours ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Families with babies and/or toddlers! Some reminders about upcoming Read, Baby, Read programs: Wed 4/18 - LIBRARIES CLOSED; NO STORYTIME Thurs 4/19 - Richmond Library opens at 2:00 PM, Baby Storytime (My First Storytime) at 2:30 PM! Sat 4/21 - Babywearing 101 workshop with Lottie Hansen of Babywearing International (at Richmond Library). Coffee/tea provided! Bring baby and try out different carriers! Hope to see you at one or both of these events! Questions? Email Barbara at Taitb-at-freelibrary.org.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
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47 hours ago

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out...

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
    https://www.facebook.com

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Thank you to everyone who attended tonight’s ...

Thank you to everyone who attended tonight’s general meeting! Our next general meeting is Monday, May 21 at 6:30 pm.


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NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is ou...

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick. :( Rescheduled for Monday, April 30 at 6:00 p.m.


3 days ago

Don't miss April's general meeting TONIGHT at...

Don't miss April's general meeting TONIGHT at Philadelphia Brewing Co.! Doors open at 6:15 pm and the meeting starts at 6:30 pm.

    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

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      2800 Block Kensington Av April 3, 2018 @ 6:19 p.m. Comment
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      2600 Block Kensington Av April 3, 2018 @ 6:05 p.m. Comment

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  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    REMOVAL OF PARTIAL ROOF AREA TO CREATE INTERIOR COURTYARD, AND CONVERSION OF FORMER COMMERCIAL BUILDING INTO A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    2619-21 EMERALD ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ALTERATIONS TO CONVERT VACANT COMMERCIAL BUILDING INTO A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    2619-21 EMERALD ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

Thank you Philadelphia Brewing Co. for hostin...

Thank you Philadelphia Brewing Co. for hosting a BBQ for our NKCDC Spring Cleanup volunteers!


4 days ago

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME ...

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME INTO THE LIBRARY ON TUESDAY AND GET JOB LEADS, RESUME ADVICE AND MORE!


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  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINE FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS, HYDRAULIC CALCS, AND APPROVED BUILDING PERMIT. ANY DEVIATIONS WILL REQURIE A SEPARATE PERMIT.SEE AP#861059 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    1918 E HAROLD ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 3 1/2 TON 108 BTU 92%. (SFD)

    2613 POTTER ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINE FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS, HYDRAULIC CALCS, AND APPROVED BUILDING PERMIT. ANY DEVIATIONS WILL REQURIE A SEPARATE PERMIT.SEE AP#861059 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    1914 E HAROLD ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REWIRE ENTIRE HOUSE ACCORDING TO NEC 2008 RECEPTACLES, AFIC, GFI, LIGHT FIXTURES SWITCHES. SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC.

    2653 JASPER ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINE FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS, HYDRAULIC CALCS, AND APPROVED BUILDING PERMIT. ANY DEVIATIONS WILL REQURIE A SEPARATE PERMIT.SEE AP#861059 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    1916 E HAROLD ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment

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East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Don't miss tomorrow's spring clean up! There will be 5 Team EKNA cleanups!

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    It may not feel like spring this morning, but the NKCDC Spring Cleanup is this Saturday, April 7! There will be five Team EKNA locations throughout the neighborhood!
    http://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Help Support Hackett Elementary and Riverward...

Help Support Hackett Elementary and Riverwards Neighborhood Schools at the Riverwards Run on May 12th sponsored by The Somers Team, RIverWards Group, and RE/MAX Access. You can purchase tickets through the Facebook page or directly on Eventbrite. Eventbrite Signup http://bit.ly/RIverWards_Run Facebook Event https://www.facebook.com/events/203169850439270/?active_tab=about

    RIVERWARDS RUN
    HELP SUPPORT PHILLY SCHOOLS! Riverwards Run is a collaborative community charity run to benefit Philadelphia Public Schools in the RIverwards! Join residents, students, local businesses and more in a fun run from N5 Square to Avenue 30! Along the way participate in an instagram contest sponsored by local businesses!
    https://www.eventbrite.com

6 days ago

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