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When people are asked about their favorite season, I always tend to hear fall as a quick reply. more
Behind the scenes of Occasionette, the newest gift shop on the Hill, Stephen Megargee performs all the duties of an efficient store manager. more
This month, two local Jewish groups are celebrating the ancient Jewish festival of Sukkot in a big way. more
While manning the Chestnut Hill Conservancy’s booth at Fall for the Arts this past Sunday, numerous people stopped by to share their thoughts on our own historic community. more
Set in the isolated mountains of Connemara in County Galway, Ireland, “The Beauty Queen of Leenane” tells a sometimes comic - and sometimes dark - story. more
Bob Weick didn't start acting until he was 40, when a music director for his choral group suggested he give it a try. more
One of the most beautiful parts about design is seeing what other people enjoy. more
Want to learn about small changes you can make to help safeguard the environment? Come to Our Mother of Consolation Catholic Church in Chestnut Hill for a Sustainability Fair on Oct. 2. more
It is no secret that the pandemic has been particularly hard on restaurants and other food-related businesses. more
Piffaro, Philadelphia’s internationally acclaimed Renaissance Band, will pass the torch with a concert Saturday, Oct. 1, at 7:30 p.m., at the Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill. more
With the death of Queen Elizabeth, I listened to TV commentators talk about the ascension of Prince Charles to the throne, becoming King Charles III.  more
The Woodmere Art Museum’s newest show, George Biddle: The Art of American Social Conscience, which opens on Saturday, Sept 24, presents an impressive exhibition. more
The most exciting art at Woodmere Art Museum is not always in the galleries. Often it’s in the former carriage house right next door.  more
In their heyday, the “soaps,” those once ubiquitous daytime series, offered a steady paycheck for people in the film and television industry. more
Chestnut Hill furniture showrooms are as diverse as homeowners’ lifestyles. more
Alphonso “Al” Lassiter, 72, has a perpetually smiling face that has brightened up the Chestnut Hill Weavers Way market at the cash register and around the store for the past 12 years. more
Among other awards, "Proof" by David Auburn won the Pulitzer Prize in 2001 for Best Play, and the work is now a staple with community theaters. more
Linda Chicchi has already sold a dozen of the 32 paintings at her solo show at Center on the Hill, the activity center for seniors located in the Presbyterian Church on Germantown Avenue. more
The Rev. Robert Polk, a 94-year-old resident of the Cathedral Village Retirement Community in upper Roxborough, said there were almost no other Black residents when he moved there 20 years ago. more
Northwest Philadelphia has recently lost one of our beloved longtime neighbors, John Rauch. To the world at large, John was one of the 20th century’s most important architects. He had a long … more
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