Annual Hill bike parade will ride again on July 4

Events | June 27th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Eric Dolente Meticulously decorated bicycles, pocket-size American flags and children and parents alike dressed in red, white and blue will fill the streets of Chestnut Hill and Mt. Airy next Thursday for a day of celebration. A succession of activities will follow a vibrant parade, including foot races, a community lunch, face painting and […]

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CHCA Annual Meeting to feature covered-dish supper

Community, Events | June 20th, 2019 | Leave a comment

This year’s Chestnut Hill Community Association Annual Meeting is on Thursday, June 27 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Venetian Club, 8030 Germantown Ave. The meeting will include a covered dish dinner provided by the CHCA Board of Directors (beverages not included). Additionally, several awards will be presented to community members that have […]

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Monday Market returns June 17 at Mt. Airy site

Arts, Events, Mt. Airy | June 12th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Meredith Bernstein The Monday Market and Beer Garden, a monthly mix of live music, food trucks and local retailers, will return to the Lovett Library grounds, 6945 Germantown Ave., on Monday, June 17, 4 to 10 p.m. The Mt. Airy Community Development Corporation officially launched its first Monday Market last month, and it was […]

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Mt. Airy minister/musician plays his first public gig

Arts, Events, Mt. Airy | June 5th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Len Lear Almost any venue in the Philadelphia area that features musical performers will showcase singers and instrumentalists with long resumes. But one of the performers on Friday, June 7, at the Folk Factory Coffeehouse’s annual People’s Choice Concert (top vote-getters of this year’s People’s Choice Open Stages) is definitely an exception to the […]

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Sixth annual Petapalooza on Friday

Arts, Events, Pets | June 5th, 2019 | Leave a comment

The Chestnut Hill Business District will host the sixth annual Petapalooza this Friday, June 7 from 5 to 8 p.m. along Germantown and East Highland Avenues. This year’s event, dedicated to celebrating “our furry four-legged friends,” will take place on the next First Friday, during which many of the Hill’s shops will stay open later […]

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