The City will award scholarships to 50 deserving HS seniors!

We would appreciate your help promoting the Philadelphia City Scholarship this season. The scholarship goes to 50 Philadelphia based high school seniors The award is $1000 per year renewable without application The award can be used for four years of college The college the student attends must be in the 5 surrounding Philadelphia counties. The … More The City will award scholarships to 50 deserving HS seniors!

From Philly.com: Kenney takes on trash with ‘zero waste’ goal

  Looking to address Philadelphia’s trash troubles, Mayor Kenney on Tuesday announced the creation of the Zero Waste and Litter Cabinet. The 16-member committee in six months will present a plan for how to cut down on waste and prevent litter, Kenney said. Read more here: http://www.philly.com/philly/news/politics/20161221_Kenney_takes_on_trash_with__zero_waste__goal.html

2016 Holiday Lights Ride on December 15

Want to get lit up in the holiday spirit this season? Sure you do! To help out,  the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia will hold our annual Holiday Lights Ride through South Philly on December 15th, where riders are encouraged to dress in costume and decorate their bicycles with lights, sparkles, bells and, well, antlers if … More 2016 Holiday Lights Ride on December 15

Please join us at the LoMo Holiday party this Thursday!

Join us at SouthHouse for LoMo’s Annual Holiday Party on Thursday, December 8th from 6-8 PM. Enjoy a complimentary drink (beer or wine) and snacks while chatting with neighbors and making new friends. Be sure to bring a neighbor! $5 suggested donation. SouthHouse 2535 S 13th St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19148 https://www.facebook.com/events/1517908654893068/

LoMo at the PHS Garden of Distinction Award Ceremony

LoMo won the Garden of Distinction Award from the Philadelphia Horticulture Society. Jean Merritt (left) and Paula Werner (right) accepted the award on behalf of LoMo at the awards ceremony on November 14th. Recipients from all over city who create and maintain gardens of all shapes and sizes, types – flowers, vegetables, herbs – private … More LoMo at the PHS Garden of Distinction Award Ceremony

PHS’s Rain Check Workshop/Free Water Barrel Class on December 12

Attend this free workshop to receive a free rain barrel, a downspout planter for only $100, or $2000 towards patio permeable pavers. Or attend just to learn more about our water and sewer system. The PHS class instructor will begin the class at 6:30pm and it lasts about an hour. Go to phsonline.org/programs/rain-check to register … More PHS’s Rain Check Workshop/Free Water Barrel Class on December 12