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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Elizabeth Brandenburg “Betty” Adair

Death Notices, Uncategorized | April 19th, 2017 | Leave a comment

Elizabeth Brandenburg “Betty” Adair passed away surrounded by her family on April 13 at 85 years old. She was a 60 year resident of Flourtown, adoring wife, mother, and grandmother, and longtime member and volunteer at the Flourtown Presbyterian Church. Full of love, fun, and generosity, Betty was busy everyday cooking for family, leading the […]

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Meet the ‘visionaries’ to spark at April 21 event

Uncategorized | April 7th, 2017 | 2 Comments

by Dan Macey It’s been nearly 50 years since famed architect Louis Kahn characterized Chestnut Hill as a “spirit,” in which “it seems as though the trees and gardens and the carefully scribbled streets have told everyone to be discerning about the steps they will take.” In the face of the urban growth much of […]

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Rizzo statue removal would be a historical white wash

Uncategorized | August 17th, 2016 | 1 Comment

Protestors last week in Philadelphia tuned their attentions to a new target – the statue of former Philadelphia Mayor Frank Rizzo that stands in front of the city’s Municipal Service Building at Broad and Arch streets. Rizzo, a popular mayor and police commissioner, was the most powerful political figure in the city from 1968 to […]

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