Travel on Avenue G to find musical parodies in Mt. Airy

Uncategorized | July 1st, 2016 | 1 Comment

by Jim Harris There are certainly plenty of things to be angry about in today’s world, but there’s fun to be had, too, like the kind you can find at 7165 Germantown, the site of Mt. Airy’s Alma Mater restaurant. Every first Friday at 7 p.m., my zany friends and I put on a show […]

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Hill activists seek help from Cindy Bass to end killing

Uncategorized | March 12th, 2015 | 2 Comments

by Jim Harris The annual killing of deer in Fairmount Park, which began Dec. 1, will end this year on March 31. The annual kill, announced by the city as a “one-time-only” event by then-Executive Director of the Fairmount Park Commission, William E. Mifflin, back in 1999, has presently been going on for 15 consecutive years. […]

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The Bear Truth: ‘Gtown Radio’ an alternative that rocks!

Uncategorized | February 27th, 2015 | 2 Comments

by Jim Harris 
Did you know that Northwest Philadelphia has its very own internet radio station? It’s called Gtown Radio, and it offers pretty much every format that is available on traditional broadcast radio. Nowadays, most big commercial broadcast stations have an internet component as well, but relatively low operating costs have allowed independent internet […]

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