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Exhibit at Gravers Lane Gallery honors teen killed in hit-and-run

by Kevin Dicciani To honor the memory of Tyrone Tillman, a 17-year-old who was tragically killed in July 2015 in a hit-and-run accident, Gravers Lane Gallery, 8405 Germantown Ave., hosted a special event on May 7 entitled, “Night Animals: Divine King After Dust In Honor of Tyrone.” Tillman was riding his bike near his home […]

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Eight Mount boats, seven Stotesbury medals

by Tom Utescher Of the eight boats that Mount St. Joseph Academy entered at the 90th annual Stotesbury Cup Regatta last weekend, seven came home with medals. Leading the Magic parade was the lightweight eight, which won a gold medal and claimed the Steven Weir Trophy for the second year in a row. Underscoring the […]

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Placing 1st and 2nd place in the state in the U.S. Army-sponsored eCYBERMISSION Science Competition are (from left) Ainsley Rexford, Hannah Knox, Anne Harrower, Maya Gerlach (2nd place team); Maya Hardy, Gabrielle Morewood, and Lenny Lorenz (1st place team).

SCH students are winners in Army’s STEM competition

The U.S. Army has announced that two 7th grade teams from Springside Chestnut Hill Academy as 1st and 2nd place state winners in the 14th annual eCYBERMISSION competition – one of several science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) initiatives offered by the Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP). Sponsored by the Army and administered by the […]

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Sinatra tribute performer keeps jazz sizzling in Philly

by Leslie Feldman When asked to name the venues Bruce Klauber has played in his 56 years in the music industry, it might be easier to name the locations he has NOT played. Known in the jazz world as a skilled percussionist, Klauber is also an author and columnist and has been singing professionally for […]

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In Chestnut Hill, the history right under your feet

Why do people choose to live in Chestnut Hill? For those who live in the neighborhood, the answer may seem obvious. The neighborhood is well designed and walkable. It has a robust retail district and a collection of fantastic restaurants. Nearly every corner of the neighborhood is an easy train ride away from Center City. […]

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‘Kiss Me, Kate’ in Ambler; a treasure often mishandled

by Clark Groome There’s so much to enjoy in the Act II production of Cole Porter’s “Kiss Me, Kate” in Ambler that I almost regret reporting that the show has significant weaknesses; “almost regret reporting,” but here we go: Tops among the positives is Porter’s magnificent score, which includes “Why Can’t You Behave?” “Wundebar,” “So […]

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