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Summerfest 2015 - The Philadelphia Craft Beer & Music Festival

Announcing Summerfest 2015, The Philadelphia Summer Craft Beer & Music Festival at the incredible XFINITY Live! - complete with indoor & covered outdoor beer gardens, 6 spectacular areas with 150+ beers to taste, hot food, multiple musical…See More
Jun 17
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The Great Philadelphia Craft Beer & Food Crawl

When? Saturday, June 6th from 12-6pmWhere? Fairmount NeighborhoodAnnouncing The Great Philadelphia Craft Beer & Food Crawl in the Fairmount / Art Museum area with 13 amazing bars & restaurants.  Beer samples & gardens, drink & FOOD…See More
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Baba Bob Shipman's blog post was featured

Baba Bob Shipman's blog post was featured

From lowly rail yards to high-end real estate: Dreaming of a transformed 30th Street Station District

THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2015BY JIM SAKSAWEBSITEThe 30th Street Station District planning team held an open house at their namesake station yesterday, showing off a series of design elements organized into three diagrams in the hopes of determining development priorities based on public feedback.Not all of us could drop everything to look at neat design posters on a Wednesday afternoon, so the planning team was gracious enough to share a presentation with PlanPhilly, and it is my humble honor to share some highlights with you now. You can check out the full presentation by clicking on the PDF links at the bottom of this article, and offer your thoughts to the planning team by emailing them at More

Philadelphia Job Listings

General contractor looking for sub contractors (philadelphia)

We are general contractors from Philadelphia that are in search of sub contractors to complete the following types of jobs: demolition clean outs Painting kitchens bathrooms handyman services Window and door installations framers finish carp [...]

General contractor looking for sub contractors (philadelphia)

We are general contractors from Philadelphia that are in search of sub contractors to complete the following types of jobs: demolition clean outs Painting kitchens bathrooms handyman services Window and door installations framers finish carp [...]

Banquet Sales Manager (Media PA)

Large Restaurant looking for Banquet Sales Manager. Responsible for generating and booking new and repeat functions of all types. Great opportunity for right person! Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in banquet sales. Some marketing experienc [...]

Employee Relations Specialist (Camden County)

A national retailer seeks experienced human resources professional to join our team as an Employee Relations Specialist. This is a non-supervisory/non-managerial human resources position. In this role, you will take calls and get emails from retail [...]


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Address: North 5th Street Olney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Rating: 1

All of the recepticals on North 5th Street designated for recycleable containers, (located next to the Big Belly Solar Trash Compacters), are overflowing with recycleable material, and have been overflowing for several months now. How come the Philadelphia Recycling Truck Personnel aren't emptying them?

Illegal Dumping Olney Neighborhood

Address: 5013 N. Fairhill Steet Philadelphia, PA. 19120, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Rating: 2

Still an ongoing issue, as of 06/17/14; People residing at this residence, (and their visiting friends), are not utilizing a trash can and/or recycling container: Garbage, trash, and recyclables are tossed from their hands to the ground and left for the wind to take care of it; Garbage, trash, and recyclables are also being dumped from the front door and back yard windows, (sometimes bagged), of this residence out onto the sidewalk and/or into the backyard. Where are the SWEEPS department personnel?

Old Circle Theater balcony in danger of collapse

Address: 4662 Griscom Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Rating: 2

Old Circle Theater balcony in danger of collapse Features

This Weekend: Hey Baby, It’s The Fourth Of July!

THURSDAY: >>> Because Dave Kendall still narrates your dreams, we call attention to the fact that college rock heroes Swirlies will help you kick off this longest of weekends. There’s going to be a fleeting moment tonight when Johnny Brenda’s and everything inside of it will briefly be transported back to 1993 because of the […]

Film Sweat: You Have To Believe We Are Magic

RECOMMENDED: Although the trailer makes it look very hamfisted, we still are interested in the based on a true story Infinitely Polar Bear because of its leads, Mark Ruffalo and Zoe Saldana — actors who can elevate the shoddiest of material. Is the film a thoughtful examination of how decades of mental illness can impact […]

Recommended Listening: Christopher Paul Stelling’s Folkadelphia Session

Christopher Paul Stelling Folkadelphia Session by Christopher Paul Stelling NYC-based folk troubadour Christopher Paul Stelling recently recorded his second Folkadelphia Session for WXPN’s The Key. A dramatic affair highlight by his Glen Hansard by way of Arlo Guthrie vocal delivery, this five-song set that was recorded at Drexel’s Studio A highlights material from his new […]

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Open or Closed for Independence Day

   Pennsylvania   New Jersey    Banks   Optional    Optional    Savings & loans   Optional   Optional    Federal agencies   Closed   Closed    Federal courts   Closed   Closed    State agencies    Closed   Closed    Local/state courts*    Closed    Closed    Liquor stores    Closed    Optional   

John Whitman, 71, husband of former New Jersey governor

MORRISTOWN, N.J. - John R. Whitman, 71, husband of former Republican Gov. Christie Whitman and the state's first-ever first gentleman, died Thursday.


Forget Jaws. This summer, watch out for the Portuguese Man of Wars. Sightings of these jellyfish-like creatures have been reported on Jersey Shore beaches from Long Beach Island to Stone Harbor.

The Philadelphia Daily News

Philadelphia Parking Authority loses one

Brian Carroll fought and won, even if on a technicality.

Wait is over for cabs accessible to wheelchairs

Parking authority and disability advocacy group roll out first of several wheelchair friendly cabs

Lawncrest residents pin hopes on 100th July Fourth parade

Can a century-old tradition improve the neighborhood’s tarnished image?

Medical Office Space Available

Rancocas Valley Professional Arts Building: Medical Office Space Available

Medical Office Space Available in a thriving Medical Arts Building on Hospital Campus Located in Willingboro, NJ minutes from the NJ Turnpike, I-295 and the Route 130 Corridor, the Rancocas Valley Professional Arts Building sits on a bustling hospital campus, and is home to a variety of specialties.

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