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Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Don't call a cab - Take an Uber!

Cheap attempt at getting people to sign up with your referral link. Statistics: Posted by mikeyil — Thu Apr 17, 2014 10:38 am

Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Northern Liberties Message Board • Church bells at midnight

If you hear the church bells emanating from the Russian churches at midnight tonight, be not afraid. They are proclaiming that Christ has risen. Khrystos Voskres!(Christ is Risen!), Voistyno Voskres!(He is Truly Risen!) Mary Dankanis Statistics: Posted by marydankanis ...

Sat, Apr 19, 2014

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Don't call a cab - Take an Uber!

As for surge pricing, I experienced it on New Year's Eve. But it was a choice between that and walking for an hour to get home in freezing temps. . .there were ZERO cabs available. We ponied up the money (it was north of $100.) But they did have a special disclaimer before y...

Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Don't call a cab - Take an Uber!

Last two times I called a cab service from the N. Libs it was 45 minutes between call and arrival. It's so cool how you can track the Uber car on your phone as it heads towards you, and you rarely have to wait more than 5 or (maybe) 10 minutes. We never use cabs to lea...

Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Foolish Waffles Brunch Saturday Outside KFN

Forgot to mention the owner/operators live in Fishtown. Support the hood! (or the next hood over anyway) Statistics: Posted by Frank — Fri Apr 18, 2014 8:52 pm

Fri, Apr 18, 2014

Northern Liberties Message Board • Foolish Waffles Brunch Saturday Outside KFN

The Foolish Waffles truck is hosting a pop-up brunch from 11am to 3pm outside of Kung Fu Necktie at 1200 Front St(Front & Thompson) this Saturday the 19th. These guys are new and if you haven't had them yet, you're gonna want to trust me and get the Old Souls Burger tomo...

Fri, Apr 18, 2014

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Don't call a cab - Take an Uber!

Uber is brilliant, and their drivers will never inflict the usual indignities perpetrated by Philly cab drivers and their dispatchers (e.g., horrid customer service, making you pay to get your own phone back, picking fights with drunks on St. Patty's day, etc.). G-d bless th...

Fri, Apr 18, 2014

Northern Liberties Message Board • Re: Don't call a cab - Take an Uber!

mikeyil wrote: Cheap attempt at getting people to sign up with your referral link. Really? Seems like an ideal way to refer people. If you sign up you get introduced to a great service, the person who does the referring gets a discount. All makes sense to me. St...

Thu, Apr 17, 2014

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Harrah's Philadelphia Casino & Racetrack faces hefty tax bills - Las Vegas Blog (blog)

Harrah's Philadelphia Casino & Racetrack faces hefty tax bills Las Vegas Blog (blog) SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia has not appealed its assessment of $150 million. Harrah's has not taken steps toward fighting its assessment in the city of Chester, which has a different assessment process than the county. Its $52.5 million ... and more »

Plant Sale – Saturday May 3rd!

  Save the Date and plan to volunteer for a shift or two. Kids welcome! The Plant Sale is Saturday May 3rd. With the run-up on Thursday May 1, and Friday May 2 Who wants to play with plants this year? Volunteer to hang out with neighbors and their kids while putting together this annual […]

FREE Document Shredding Event – Sat May 3

  10am – 2pm at Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing (Spring Garden St & Delaware Ave)  FREE PAPER SHREDDING   Do you want to shred: Documents, containing Social Security, credit card and bank account number? Credit card applications? Canceled or unused checks? Insurance and income tax records? Bank and credit card statements? Pension information? Do […]

Weeder’s Club Meets Again (and again) on Saturday Mornings at Liberty Lands…

  Every Saturday morning from 9m to 11-ish Tools, Gloves, Instruction, Gossip included! All are welcome, bring the kids! There will be coffee! Liberty Lands is your park, owned and maintained by our neighborhood. Any time spent helping to clean up the park is welcome. Meet-up is at the table in the shade of the […]

Hear Philly: Philadelphia Looks To Make History With World's Largest Bar Crawl - CBS Local

Hear Philly: Philadelphia Looks To Make History With World's Largest Bar Crawl CBS Local “Basically you're going to have people as far south as South Philadelphia, as far west as University City, as far north as Fairmount/ Northern Liberties and as far east as the Old City section and a bunch of bars participating right downtown,” Sheehan says.

New Northern Liberties Condo With Roofdeck and Parking - Philadelphia Magazine (blog)

Philadelphia Magazine (blog) New Northern Liberties Condo With Roofdeck and Parking Philadelphia Magazine (blog) Of the three units originally built for Callahan Ward's Zabel's Row, two remain. This unit, B, is move-in ready. Unit C is “available for customization.” Unit A, we suppose, has already been snapped up. There are many lovely features to the condo ...

Inga Saffron: It's not just architecture, it's city life criticism - Newsworks.org

Inga Saffron: It's not just architecture, it's city life criticism Newsworks.org ... of Quaker colleges and scholars. In her remaining smidgeon of spare time, she's a sacred harp singer, cheesemaker and home canner, and practices pilates and yoga. Kimberly lives in Northern Liberties with her daughter and two pit bull terriers.

DA's fight against innocence claim may have left dangerous gunman on street - Philadelphia City Paper

DA's fight against innocence claim may have left dangerous gunman on street Philadelphia City Paper At the time, police told The Inquirer that initial reports that the man had been followed from SugarHouse Casino were false and concocted by the victim to cover up his involvement in a drug deal gone wrong. In court filings on Feb. 3, 2012, Gilyard's ... and more »

ADVENT Starts New Philadelphia Tradition with Mummers Mardi Gras - DigitalJournal.com

ADVENT Starts New Philadelphia Tradition with Mummers Mardi Gras DigitalJournal.com With active Mummers in attendance, ADVENT has put this annual event together through the support of Philabundance, Susan G. Komen Philadelphia, Red Bull, Sugar House Casino, Freedom Taxi, 93.3 WMMR, 1SEO.com, Beam Global, Anheiser Busch, ...

New flavor from Crabbie's Ginger Beer - Philly.com (blog)

Philly.com (blog) New flavor from Crabbie's Ginger Beer Philly.com (blog) Saturday, May 10 from 12 noon to 2 p.m. sample some Crabbie's in Northern Liberties at The Foodery (837 North 2nd Street). o Enjoy tastes of both Original and Spiced Orange. o First 20 people to sample Crabbie's will receive a Crabbie's Bowtie Bottle ...

'Industrial Chic' Home is a Triumph of the NoLibs Aesthetic - Curbed National

'Industrial Chic' Home is a Triumph of the NoLibs Aesthetic Curbed National "How NoLibs-y can one NoLibs house be?" is the question that this home seems to ask. All the features are in place: exposed brick, exposed beam, hints at the building's industrial past, repurposed and reclaimed elements of interior decor, and enough ...

King's Oak is on its way out of Piazza - Philly.com (blog)

Philly.com (blog) King's Oak is on its way out of Piazza Philly.com (blog) King's Oak, one of the larger indoor-outdoor bar-restaurants at the Piazza at Schmidt's in Northern Liberties, is on its way out after two and a half years. The Piazza has put a real estate listing for the 4,300 square feet into the hands of Michael ...

Live in An Expansive Manor East of NoLibs For $1.1M - Curbed National

Live in An Expansive Manor East of NoLibs For $1.1M Curbed National The hilariously overblown brokerbabble in this listing might actually be justified by this huge mansion just east of Northern Liberties. The pictures, while stunning, don't include views of the "PARK LIKE central GARDEN" or the "EXEMPLIFICATON of the ...

Der Letzte macht das Licht aus - sz-magazin.de

Der Letzte macht das Licht aus sz-magazin.de Im Zuge des letzten Besitzerwechsels des Inquirer im vergangenen Jahr wurde das Gebäude an den Immobilien-Investor Bart Blatstein verkauft. Momentan steht es leer, der neue Eigentümer plant, es in ein Luxushotel mit Casino umzubauen und eine Armee ... and more »

A record loss for gamblers at Pa. casinos - Philly.com

Philly.com A record loss for gamblers at Pa. casinos Philly.com The biggest gain in dollars was registered by SugarHouse, which logged a $825,555 increase in table games revenue. A $155 million expansion of the Fishtown casino is expected to open next year. The state collected $9.8 million in tax revenue from table ... and more »

26TH DISTRICT CRIME REPORT – 4/9/14/ – 4/15/14

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) Aggravated Assault with a gun during this period: 1100 Front (4/13) There … Continue reading →

Another win for Sands Casino - Allentown Morning Call

Another win for Sands Casino Allentown Morning Call Parx Casino in Bensalem, Bucks County, finished a distant second with $11.7 million, followed by $8.8 million pulled in by SugarHouse in Philadelphia and $7 million at Harrah's Casino in Chester, Delaware County. Mount Airy Casino in Paradise Township ... and more »

Stick to the Fight, When You're Hardest Hit: The Persistence of St. Laurentius Parishioners

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