4 min ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared a link.

    DIY Bug Balm Workshop | Greensgrow
    Registration Required. Learn how to make your own non-toxic bug repellent with Nyambi Royster from Nyambi Naturals! This nourishing and aroma-therapeutic bug balm is just in time for outdoor gatherings and late summer nights. It's a protective moisturizer that helps repel mosquitoes and flies while soothing your skin with natural ingredients; raw shea butter, local ...
    http://www.greensgrow.org

1 hour ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    Free Library Hot Spots
    Come to the Dornsife Center tonight (April 26th) at 6 p.m. for Garden Talk: Hidden Hunger & The Impact of Community Gardens. Presented by Triskeles Foundation & Drexel Urban Growers, learn about food...
    https://www.facebook.com

1 hour ago

Our newly rehabbed beds are in need of veggie...

Our newly rehabbed beds are in need of veggies! Stop by Greensgrow West and buy a veggie for this plot for 30% off!

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Our newly rehabbed beds are in need of veggies! Stop by Greensgrow West and buy a veggie for this plot for 30% off!
    https://www.facebook.com

24 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    Women's Empowerment Panel
    Join Lutheran Settlement House for our third annual Women's Empowerment Panel. Hear from successful female identified professionals in Philadelphia with plenty of time for networking. The panel will be moderated by Councilwoman Helen Gym, and will feature the 2018 Women of Courage honorees Liz Hersh and Nikki Johnson-Huston, and local community leaders Markita Morris-Louis and Nathalie Richan.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

26 hours ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Cobbs Creek Neigh...

    Dozens ordered to leave West Philly apartments ahead of sale
    Dozens of residents in two West Philadelphia apartment buildings received letters April 9 telling them to move out by April 30 when the doors would be locked and utilities shut off. The letter said the city was ordering the landlord to cease operations. The city, however, said Tuesday that it issued no such order.
    http://www.philly.com

34 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Now...

    NowThis
    Colin Kaepernick explained why he sacrificed his career in the NFL to stand against systemic racism as he received Amnesty International's highest honor
    http://www.facebook.com

34 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Reading Aloud to Your Kids Can Promote Good Behavior and Sharpen Their Attention
    It's hard to study how whales hear. You can't just give the largest animals in the world a standard hearing test. But it's important to know, because noise pollution is a huge problem underwater.
    http://mentalfloss.com

34 hours ago

34 hours ago

34 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared The...

    Honors, finally, for a Tuskegee Airman from Philly, lynched by the Nazis | Mike Newall
    In a war that shaped the American consciousness, there are still shamefully forgotten horrors. And murder of Walter P. Manning particularly chilling because it drew on the sins of our own past. - Mike Newall, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

39 hours ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Fre...

    Blog: The Library's Impact: A New Report
    We know the Free Library is one of the most heavily used cultural and educational institutions in our city. We've got the numbers: In fiscal year 2017, 640,000 people in Philadelphia held a library card, and the Library welcomed more than 5 million in-person visits-plus millions more online.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

39 hours ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center shared Rookie R...

    Rookie Rugby Pennsylvania
    Rookie Rugby Pennsylvania added 10 new photos - in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center shared Greensgr...

    Greensgrow West
    Greensgrow West added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

  • Back to Basics

    Ms. Steinberg is asking for $280.44:
    My students need multi-colored paper, sharpened pencils, and a box of copy paper.
    Mitchell Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Paschalville Neig...

    Paschalville Neighborhood Library
    Come Early and Ready to Impress! List of employers is in the comments.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared a link.

    DIY Bug Balm Workshop | Greensgrow
    Registration Required. Learn how to make your own non-toxic bug repellent with Nyambi Royster from Nyambi Naturals! This nourishing and aroma-therapeutic bug balm is just in time for outdoor gatherings and late summer nights. It's a protective moisturizer that helps repel mosquitoes and flies while soothing your skin with natural ingredients; raw shea butter, local ...
    http://www.greensgrow.org

4 days ago

Man In Critical Condition After Shooting In SW Philadelphia

Police were called to the area of 54th Street and Paschall Avenue just after 3 this morning.

    Man In Critical Condition After Shooting In SW Philadelphia
    Police are still looking for a motive.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

4 days ago

Man shot in head in Southwest Philadelphia

It happened around 3 a.m. Sunday at the Eakins Truck Service Center on the 5400 block of Paschall Avenue.

    Man shot in head in Southwest Philadelphia
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE A man is in critical condition after being shot in the head while standing in a parking lot in Southwest Philadelphia, police say. It happened around 3 a.m. Sunday at the Eakins Truck Service Center on the 5400 block of Paschall Avenue.
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

  • USE PERMIT

    USE TO SIT DOWN RESTAURANT ON SECOND FLOOR OVER EXISTING DELICATESSEN

    5500 GREENWAY AVE Issued April 20, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Pen...

    'People realized smog could kill': Legacy of 4 deadly days in Donora, Pa.
    It wasn't unusual for smog to hang over the town of Donora, 27 miles south of Pittsburgh on the bank of the Monongahela River, in the mornings. But on Oct. 26, 1948, it just grew thicker and thicker. And people began to die.
    http://www.pennlive.com

5 days ago

Kingsessing & Nearby shared Billy Penn's post...

    How do you fix a bad pothole in Philly? Graffiti, apparently
    This time of year is notorious for potholes, and there seems to be even more of them than usual. If you live literally anywhere in Philly, chances are you can name at least four road craters giving your neighborhood trouble.
    https://billypenn.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    The 100 Most Influential People in the World
    These are TIME's 100 most influential pioneers, leaders, titans, artists and icons of 2018
    http://time.com

5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Jaz...

    JazzLounge
    Ike & Tina Turner - Proud Mary 1971
    http://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared Pla...

    Recess Lab
    Even small changes on the playground help students develop confidence, build social and leadership skills, and get the "brain break" needed for academic success. A report from the Institute of Medicine found that children who are more active "show greater attention, have faster cognitive processing speed, and perform better on standardized academic tests than children who are less active."
    https://secure.recesslab.org

6 days ago

Apr 19

PIB and Bravohood represents Kingsessing Recr...

PIB and Bravohood represents Kingsessing Recreation Center with Steve and finess at the PPR Citywide Dance Festival 2018 @Venice Island.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    PIB and Bravohood represents Kingsessing Recreation Center with Steve and finess at the PPR Citywide Dance Festival 2018 @Venice Island.
    http://www.facebook.com

Apr 19

Apr 18

NOTE: Heinz Refuge is proposing a Public Dee...

NOTE: Heinz Refuge is proposing a Public Deer Hunt plan. Comments are encouraged from the public. Submit in writing or attend a public meeting - or both! Submit written comments from Friday, April 20 until Friday, May 11, 2018. Comments may be emailed to johnheinznwr@fws.gov or mailed to the refuge Attn:Hunt Plan, 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19153. Public presentations will be held April 30th at 6:00pm at Ezekiel Baptist Church (5701-39 Grays Ave Philadelphia, PA) and May 4th at 6:00pm at Tinicum Twp Municipal Building (629 N Governor Printz Blvd, Essington, PA).

    Eastwick Friends & Neighbors Coalition
    Eastwick Friends & Neighbors Coalition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 321 likes. Coalition of community residents and stakeholders advocating for environmental, economic and socially sustainable future...
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 18

Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.

    Kingsessing Recreation Center
    Kingsessing Recreation Center was live.
    http://www.facebook.com

Apr 18

Friends of the Kingsessing Library shared a l...

    Penn study finds most black men with trauma aren't getting treatment
    During a typical visit to the emergency room, most patients encounter doctors who will do everything they can to address physical symptoms as quickly as possible. But gunshot wounds and other injuries often come with psychological health issues, too, such as anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, or anger that's hard to manage.
    https://whyy.org

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