Simons Recreation Cente received a $2 million grant from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) in 2020 to complete the Simons' Outdoor Renovation Project. The check was officially presented Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021.
In 1989 Sue Ann Ryback couldn't complete the annual Captain Bill Gallagher Island 10-mile Run in Sea Isle City.. On Aug. 15, after 32 more years had passed, Rybak got up the moxie to try again.
Financial expert and prolific writer Paul Mladjanovic, author of “Stock Investing For Dummies,” will be teaching three classes on investing online for the Mt. Airy Learning Tree starting Nov. 1.
On Wednesdays, a group of bicyclists gather for the 6 p.m. “Espresso Gravel” bike ride, a 17-mile trek over gravel tracks in the Wissahickon.
Entertainment for kids of all ages leading up to Halloween.
The following crime report is for crimes reported in Chestnut Hill and Mt. Airy for the two-week period from October 18 to October 25. There were 13 Thefts from Autos and 3 Stolen Vehicles during this period.
Christopher Collins has been creating statues that appear all over the country.
"Happy families are all alike," wrote Leo Tolstoy, but "every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." Including his.
Every single year when Halloween rolls around, my daughter says the same thing. “Mom, be the cool house on the block, give away whole Hershey bars or something.”
They need foster families.
Baroque orchestra back with live concerts.
“The book is inspired by my mom, who lost her father when she was 18,” Laura Sibson said. “I wanted to write about teenagers navigating grief, and I thought that magic was a good metaphor … I hope readers love these girls as much as I loved writing about them.”
As the Autumn colors come out, make your front porch a display showcase.
The Outdoor Gardeners awarded Laurel Awards to Patti Wilson and Paula MacRae for their support of the garden club, and Liz Snowdon won the District “Forget- Me-Not Award” for outstanding service since 2002
It was a short trip but a tall order for the women of Chestnut Hill College October 20, when they traveled to a soccer match against a league rival from the other end of Northwest Philadelphia.
Miquon will celebrate its 90th anniversary throughout 2022 with events ranging from shared meal gatherings, community-led campus improvements, special events during its traditional Spring Fair, and the publication of a keepsake of historical memories.
The 100th Anniversary activities for Norwood-Fontbonne Academy were scheduled for last year, but like many other things, the schedule changed.
Turnout was strong at the Chestnut Hill Community Association’s cocktail party/fundraiser at Market at the Fareway on Sunday night. The event, which featured a tasting menu provided by various vendors, wine and beer, and live music, was held to raise funds for the CHCA and the Jenks school playground.
After Mr. Finnegan, owner of Finnegan’s Furniture Store in Darby, PA, trudged upstairs, leaving me alone in the basement, I turned and looked again at the three tall barrels.