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Northern Liberties Message Board • Past movers and shakers of Northern Liberties

After all these years, one of our neighbors expressed an interest in the previous board of directors of Northern Liberties Neighbors Association - you know, those who came before the "newbies" (said with affection) moved in. I sent him a list of the presidents and board memb...

Sun, Mar 01, 2015

Northern Liberties Message Board • 26TH DISTRICT CRIME REPORT 2/18/15 - 2/24/15

Below is a breakdown of crimes committed in the 26th District in the neighborhoods that make up Front to 6th and Poplar to Girard There was One (1) robberies other weapon during this time : 100 W Wilt (2/23)- 4 PM compl states that a unk male tried to take her purse but s...

Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: The R.U.B.A. Club makes the newspaper

That's a great story about Dominic DeRita and his son. They lived across the street from the R.U.B.A. club on Green Street. You can see Dominic rehabbing his house on the video we made in 1981. Check it out on Youtube "Northern Liberties on the Mve". Mary Dankanis Statisti...

Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Northern Liberties Message Board • First Friday 3/6: Upstairs at Druid's Keep

keep-march-1web.jpgJoin the Artists of The Keep on Friday, March 6 from 6-10pm upstairs at the Druid’s Keep for a varied selection of Philly’s finest artists (On your way to the NoLibs Variety Show, of course). With a wide range of price points and artwork, there is somethin...

Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Piazza Water Tower

I'll give you that at least. The intention was to have more art installation pieces make use of its height and old look. They did it a little, but stopped mostly once Trump's son in law bought the place. Statistics: Posted by CafeGuy19122 — Wed Feb 25, 2015 4:53 pm

Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Northern Liberties Message Board • INCIDENTS REPORTED TO THE 6TH DISTRICT 2/2/15 - 2/8/15

INCIDENTS REPORTED: On Tuesday, 02/03/15, 2 PM, complainant exited a west bound Market-Frankford train at the Spring Garden St. station and was accosted by 3 males on the platform, one showed what appeared to be a gun in his waistband and took cash, a digital scale and a ...

Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Piazza Water Tower

you are COMPLETELY right. perfect way to explain it. I remember them lowering it. Such a big object preserved and place making. It is awesome. Any other developer would have melted it down for money. Statistics: Posted by CafeGuy19122 — Wed Feb 25, 2015 9:42 am

Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: The R.U.B.A. Club makes the newspaper

Mary, this is my favorite R.U.B.A. Club story and I wonder if you were there that night..sometime in the mid-90's I think.. The place was PACKED, I think it was an NLNA Holiday Party. Literally, the place was packed like sardines, so cool. The awesome NLNA quilt had been bro...

Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Northern Liberties News

Conshy's O'Neill is back - and building - Philly.com

Philly.com Conshy's O'Neill is back - and building Philly.com O'Neill, 55, called a visionary by peers and government officials, made his fortune seeing land's potential before anyone else. "He loves creating," said Bart Blatstein, a prominent Philadelphia developer. "Brian's not strictly a money guy. There are ... and more »

Former A.C. casino workers reshuffle their lives - Philly.com

Philly.com Former A.C. casino workers reshuffle their lives Philly.com She is looking to hire a food and beverage manager. SugarHouse's expansion will mean 500 new jobs, most of them full time. SugarHouse prioritizes Philadelphia and Pennsylvania applicants, but she expects more A.C. people to apply as benefits end. and more »

#PhillyFive Things to Do: March 1, 2015 - Philly.com (blog)

Philly.com (blog) #PhillyFive Things to Do: March 1, 2015 Philly.com (blog) For brunch: The first Jazz Brunch of the season at Sugarhouse Casino (1001 N. Delaware Ave.), serving tunes with your omelets, French toast and eggs Benedict, runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. For a freebie: The Barnes Foundation (2025 Benjamin ...

South Bowl, Philly's Newest Entertainment Spot, Rolls Into Town - NBC 10 Philadelphia

NBC 10 Philadelphia South Bowl, Philly's Newest Entertainment Spot, Rolls Into Town NBC 10 Philadelphia South Bowl came to fruition nine years after Daskal and his father opened North Bowl along 2nd Street in then still emerging NoLibs. Since then, North Bowl has become a very popular spot for 20-somethings and beyond, hosting leagues on most weeknights ... and more »

Get your draw on! #321sketchclub is starting back up this week, Thursday evenings in #northernliberties: http://t.co/ZgUvKN9qn3

Get your draw on! #321sketchclub is starting back up this week, Thursday evenings in #northernliberties: http://t.co/ZgUvKN9qn3

Eat: Pop-up restaurant is good to go - Philly.com (blog)

Philly.com (blog) Eat: Pop-up restaurant is good to go Philly.com (blog) ... intends EAT as a kitchen for chefs who don't have their own restaurants - whether to friends and family or to prospective investors and the paying public. The spot, next to the original Tiffin just outside Northern Liberties, was a branch of Farina ...

Sounds of Sinatra Play at SugarHouse Gourmet Jazz Brunch - Rock Hill Herald (press release)

Sounds of Sinatra Play at SugarHouse Gourmet Jazz Brunch Rock Hill Herald (press release) PHILADELPHIA — If you like trumpets with your crumpets, or éclair-a-nets with your coffee, then you will want to check out the SugarHouse Casino Gourmet Jazz Brunch every Sunday in March and April. The live jazz ensemble, along with one of the best ... and more »

RT @Rado_Tornado: First friday in #northernliberties #artistsofthekeep 3/6/15: http://t.co/ndkScHnsKE http://t.co/oAoge1TyCa

RT @Rado_Tornado: First friday in #northernliberties #artistsofthekeep 3/6/15: http://t.co/ndkScHnsKE http://t.co/oAoge1TyCa

What's next for Atlantic County's economy? - Press of Atlantic City

Press of Atlantic City What's next for Atlantic County's economy? Press of Atlantic City Lisa Johnson, of Egg Harbor Township, who works for The Pier Shops at Caesars new owner Bart Blatstein, said he is a visionary who could help the region with redevelopment at the Pier but now faces a lawsuit from Caesar's Atlantic City Casino and Hotel. and more »

SugarHouse accused of spying on union supporters with surveillance cameras - Philadelphia Business Journal

SugarHouse accused of spying on union supporters with surveillance cameras Philadelphia Business Journal Wendy Hamilton, general manager at SugarHouse, denied the accusation. "We are not in the business of watching anyone on surveillance aside from people handling money," she said. "We are not a group of nefarious managers. ... It's ludicrous to think we ...

INCIDENTS REPORTED TO THE 6TH DISTRICT 2/2/15 – 2/8/15

Do you bike in or around Center City? If so, you’ll want to check out www.phillypolicebikeregistry.com , register you bike, upload a photo, get interesting and valuable bicycle related information.     INCIDENTS REPORTED: On Tuesday, 02/03/15, 2 PM, complainant exited a west bound Market-Frankford train … Continue reading →

26TH DISTRICT CRIME REPORT 2/18/15 – 2/24/15

26th District Crime Report February 18, 2015- February 24, 2015 Below is a breakdown of crimes committed in the 26th District in the neighborhoods that make up Front to 6th and Poplar to Girard There was One (1) robberies other … Continue reading →

Update: Heritage in Northern Liberties - Philly.com (blog)

Philly.com (blog) Update: Heritage in Northern Liberties Philly.com (blog) Been a while, but Jason and Delphine Evenchik are in the final few weeks of prep work for their long-in-the-works jazz/funk-theme bar across from North Bowl in Northern Liberties. Heritage is due to open in mid-March at 914 N. Second St., which housed ...

'Eat This!' — Cafe La Maude's Lebanese and French breakfast - Burlington County Times

Burlington County Times 'Eat This!' — Cafe La Maude's Lebanese and French breakfast Burlington County Times The owners of Cafe La Maude, Gabi and Nathalie Richan, opened the restaurant five years ago and in doing so brought their blend of Lebanese and French breakfast and lunch cuisine to Northern Liberties. It didn't take long for their new business to get ... and more »

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