Stunning new Mt. Airy photo exhibit by world traveler

Local Life | September 25th, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Len Lear and Jerome O’Neill “To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.” — Henri Cartier Bresson Ellie Seif, 73, an acclaimed photographer from Mt. Airy, will have a collection of […]

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‘Killer WASPs’ sting Main Line pretensions – Local author’s new book a crime mystery among the rich

Local Life | September 19th, 2014 | Leave a comment

by Lou Mancinelli Killer WASPs are loose on the Main Line. In her debut novel, Amy Korman, 46, long-time Philadelphia Magazine editor, has weaved together a playful crime mystery set in Bryn Mawr. Between the tennis matches and the cocktail parties and the expensively dressed people, it’s a glitzy society. But a major real estate […]

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Retired Hill professor earns high Marx for new book

Local Life | September 19th, 2014 | Leave a comment

by Fred P. Gusoff A longtime Chestnut Hill resident and retired University of Pennsylvania sociology professor has a lot to say about Marx. No, not Groucho Marx, Karl Marx. He has so much to say, in fact, that he put his thoughts into a book. “When Marx Mattered: An Intellectual Odyssey” is Harold J. Bershady’s […]

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