Is Kenney far enough away from Philly’s swamp?

Uncategorized | July 13th, 2017 | Leave a comment

by Jay A. McCalla It is frustrating to watch Donald Trump – instead of draining the swamp, deepen it and add new, exotic species. From a fast-food billionaire to a pro-wrestling maven to a slow-talking ex brain surgeon. The swamp has become a metaphor for the usual suspects doing their usual self-serving deals at the […]

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CHCA and CHC preservation survey provides roadmap to improved conservation planning

Uncategorized | June 7th, 2017 | Leave a comment

by Brendan Sample Since receiving a grant from the William Penn Foundation back in January, both the Chestnut Hill Conservancy and the Chestnut Hill Community Association have been putting together a study to gather information related to the conservation of historic property in the neighborhood. With the study now concluded, representatives from both organizations gathered […]

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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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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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