‘Community of Pride’ murals beautify Mt. Airy schools

Arts | June 15th, 2017 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak  Mt. Airy Art Garage’s Community of Pride mural project, “What makes you proud,” transformed two barren elementary school hallways last week into vibrant, beautiful works of art. Approximately 25 students from Henry H. Houston and Eleanor C. Emlen elementary schools participated in the roughly $18,000 community project that began last fall. […]

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Rain failed to dampen Home & Garden Festival

News | May 10th, 2017 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak Despite sporadic monsoon-like drenching rains, even Mother Nature couldn’t dampen the spirits of attendees at this year’s 21st Annual Chestnut Hill Home & Garden Festival held on Sunday, May 7. The beaming smile on Chestnut Hill resident Audrey Boyle’s face confirmed that she was having fun. The five-year-old proudly modeled her […]

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Residents oppose marijuana dispensary in East Mt. Airy

Uncategorized | May 5th, 2017 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak Councilwoman Cherelle Parker has filed an appeal challenging the proposed medical marijuana dispensary at the two-story commercial building at 8319-25 Stenton Avenue in East Mt. Airy, after residents voiced strong opposition to it at a packed public zoning meeting she held on April 25 at the Oxford Presbyterian Church. “Over 400 […]

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