Letters, Dec. 13

Letters | December 12th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Thanks for inclusion to architectural hall of fame The George Woodward Company and the Woodward family thank the Chestnut Hill Conservancy and everyone who voted to include the Ice House, the Abraham Rex Store (Woodward offices) and the Half Moon Houses in the Architectural Hall of Fame. We appreciate the recognition for the contribution our […]

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Letters, Dec. 6: Pedestrian safety

Letters | December 5th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Don’t get run over About 1980, while running in a town far from Chestnut Hill, I was wearing my favorite black shirt when I was run down from behind by a pickup truck that stopped inches before its front tire ran over my legs. (I could clearly see the turning wheel from my position under […]

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Letters, Nov. 29: Oliver, gun control and Pizza City

Letters | November 28th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Don’t miss Oliver! Over the weekend, we saw Quintessence Theater’s excellent production of Oliver! We were glad that we had not been deterred from going by the odd I-hated-this-show-when-it-was-a-smash-hit-on-Broadway-and-I-still-do review on the Web site of a magazine in Philadelphia. The young Oliver was charming, there were strong performances by the other fine actors, the set […]

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Letters, Nov. 15: Fresh Market and gun control

Letters | November 14th, 2018 | Leave a comment

How to make Fresh Market better It is heartwarming to know that the staff at Fresh Market sees to the distribution of excess food to the folks at Whosoever Gospel Mission each week! I love that. [Letters, Nov. 8] But whatever happened to the classical music that was such a respite for the regular customers […]

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Letters, Nov. 8: Harvest Kitchen Tour, Fresh Market and alarm

Letters | November 7th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Thanks for Harvest Kitchen Tour coverage Thank you for the extensive coverage of Chestnut Hill Meals on Wheels’ upcoming Harvest Kitchen Tour (Saturday, Nov. 3rd) This fun event brings together six exquisite local kitchens, six stellar area chefs, and several hundred community residents in support of nutritious home-delivered meals for our elderly, disabled, and homebound […]

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Letters, Oct. 25: Waste recycling

Letters | October 24th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Thanks for Weird Waste participation On Saturday, Sept. 22, community members and businesses once again came to Norwood-Fontbonne Academy to recycle their “wired waste.” We collected 15,000 pounds of computers, TVs, peripherals and other electronic waste that will be responsibly recycled rather than ending up in a landfill or being sent to a third world […]

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Letters, Oct. 18: Black and White Gala reaction

Letters | October 17th, 2018 | Leave a comment

A Masqued Black and White Gala 2018 What a night! We had hoped to match the success of last year’s Black and White Gala, but it seems that we surpassed it! Yes, it was a brilliant evening and the huge white tent was decorated with hundreds of black and white balloons, the tables were decorated […]

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Letters, Oct. 4: Solar power and Pearl Kim profile

Letters | October 3rd, 2018 | Leave a comment

See solar power in action Clean energy is such an exciting path to the future. In fact, clean energy – solar panels, wind turbines and energy efficiency – are our only choice for a sustainable energy future Many of our neighbors will be available to show off and discuss their solar panels this weekend (Oct […]

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