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Clover Market returns April 14 with a focus on vintage

The award-winning Clover Market kicks off its 15th year in Chestnut Hill with a curated handmade and vintage popup market on Sunday, April 14.

Singles sweep helps GA win league tennis opener over SCH

The tennis courts at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy had dried just enough by Friday for the Blue Devils to host Germantown Academy.

Women's professional football takes hold in NW Philadelphia

Professional women’s tackle football is a relatively new phenomenon, and the Philadelphia Phantomz don't have it easy.
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Fast start helps SCH lacrosse overcome visiting Mounties, 19-12

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy and Mount St. Joseph Academy kept things local, meeting for a lacrosse match on March 25.

Five-run second inning powers SCH past Penn Charter

A day before spring break began, the softball teams from Penn Charter and Springside Chestnut Hill Academy opened the 2024 Inter-Ac League season.
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Clover Market returns April 14 with a focus on vintage

The award-winning Clover Market kicks off its 15th year in Chestnut Hill with a curated handmade and vintage popup market on Sunday, April 14.

Singles sweep helps GA win league tennis opener over SCH

The tennis courts at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy had dried just enough by Friday for the Blue Devils to host Germantown Academy.

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Grief Walk at The Farm

Grief coach Naila Francis will lead a walk through nature for anyone in mourning, noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at The Farm at Awbury Arboretum.

State Rep. Tarik Khan’s brother Joe is running for state AG

Joe Khan’s campaign announced that it has now raised more than $1 million.

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Spring donation drive at OMC

One person’s trash is another's treasure. Now is the time to collect your unwanted clothing and treasures to donate them.

Deep discounts at Chestnut Hill warehouse sale, April 5-6

The biannual warehouse sale on Germantown Avenue typically is offered in the spring and this year’s April 5-6 sale is no different.

Greeting the Light at Hill ‘Skyspace’

Judging from the comments in the Skyspace guest book, reactions to the program are unanimous – the experience is indeed wondrous. 

CHCA votes to support controversial development plan for Greylock

The Chestnut Hill Community Association board voted 10-5 in favor of supporting the variances required to redevelop the historic mansion.

Curbside parking rates are $2.40/hr, with a maximum of two hours, cash or credit. The lots are $2.40/hr with a maximum six hours. Both MeterUp! and ParkMobile apps work, and times can be extended via the app.  For a map of the six lots or more on hours and rates, see chestnuthillpa.com/parking/

The Chestnut Hill Parking Foundation is offering free parking in its six public lots all day and night every Wednesday from November 10th through Christmas.

Mt. Airy sidewalks fully funded

The state Department of Community and Economic Development came through with a final $1.8 million that Mt. Airy needs to get started on its crossing project.

Judge hears plea to put Germantown Y in new hands

Common Pleas Court Judge Ann Butchart heard testimony supporting developer  Ken Weinstein’s effort to take control.

Mt. Airy gala announced

The Mt. Airy CDC is excited to officially announce the Go Mt. Airy Gala and open ticket sales this month. 

Hosting dinners that build bridges

“Dinner & Discussion” series creates a space where differing viewpoints are respected and honoring diversity is expected. 

New, improved sidewalks for Mt. Airy

Construction is likely to begin later this year on Mt. Airy’s long-awaited sidewalk project.
The CHCA’s Land Use, Planning and Zoning Committee voted unanimously in favor of developers’ plans to rehabilitate the H. Louis Duhring Residence.
A controversial development proposal for the historic Greylock mansion was approved by the narrowest of margins by a committee of the Chestnut Hill Community Association.
Chestnut Hill’s first Airbnb variance request to go before the Zoning Board of Adjustment under the city’s new rule on short-term rentals is being heard this week.
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Springfield Twp. retirements, promotions celebrated

During the March Board of Commissioners meeting, a ceremony led by Police Chief Michael E. Pitkow honored old and new leaders.

Wyndmoor multi-tasker pens book for bullied vegans

Lisa Lyne Flynn, a full-time nurse, rock musician and small-business owner, has managed to squeeze yet another chapter into an already crowded life story.

Township receives $500,000 to preserve open space

The money will be used to purchase 2.76 acres on Hawes Lane in Erdenheim.
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