CHBD receives $85,000 contribution from two Hill businesses

News | June 20th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak The Chestnut Hill Business District announced a tax credit partnership with Elfant Wissahickon Realtors and George Woodward Company, receiving two ceremonial checks for $42,000 each as a symbol of the $85,000 tax contribution by the two local businesses on June 14. Philip Dawson, executive director of the CHBD, and 8th District […]

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‘A Yappy Time’ had by all at Petapalooza

News, Pets | June 12th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak “A Yappy Time” was had by all at Chestnut Hill Business District’s Sixth Annual Petapalooza, coinciding with its First Friday on June 7 at Germantown and East Highland Avenues. It was a perfect evening to treat your four-legged friend – and yourself – to a special treat. Chestnut Grill & Sidewalk […]

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CHBD receives $225,000 grant for Pedestrian Lighting Project

Featured Post, News | June 12th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak The Chestnut Hill Business District has received a $225,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Community Development and Economic Development Multimodal Transportation Fund for its Pedestrian Lighting Project. State Sen. Art Haywood presented the check to Philip Dawson, executive director of the Chestnut Hill Business District, on June 6 at Berkshire […]

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Celebrate Arts and Aging Festival helps seniors ‘Connect, Create and Contribute’

Community, Mt. Airy | June 7th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak Despite dark skies threatening rain last Wednesday night, people packed the Center on the Hill, 8855 Germantown Ave., on May 29, to see some of the beautiful pieces of artwork in the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging’s 17th Annual Celebrate Arts and Aging Festival. Held during Older Americans Month, the festival highlights […]

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Allens Lane Bridge now closed until September 2020

News | May 23rd, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak If you haven’t noticed, Allens Lane Bridge has been closed since May 8 between South Cresheim Road and North Cresheim Road. The bridge, which carries two lanes of traffic over SEPTA’s Chestnut Hill West Regional Rail Line in West Mt. Airy, is expected to be closed through September 2020, in order […]

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