Soccer net is no hoot for owl captured in it

Local Life | March 29th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Michele Wellard Imagine a large great horned owl with huge yellow eyes, perched in a tree in the moonlight. He spots his prey and takes off. The serrated edges of his wing feathers ensure that he flies silently through the night. His prey will never hear him coming. But suddenly, instead, the owl is […]

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East Falls furniture makers featured at Architectural Digest Design show

Local Life | March 29th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Elizabeth Coady A pale orange sign stenciled on a stucco wall outside 4022 Ridge Ave. in East Falls is all that announces you’ve arrived at Edgewood Made production studios. The sign’s obscurity starkly contrasts with the industrial modern furniture-making that occurs inside this massive 7,500-square-foot space. And it reveals a disconnect between the co-founders’ […]

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Turning tragedy into triumph; aiding preemies’ parents

Local Life | March 28th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak “We are celebrating our five-year anniversary this year, which is a huge milestone for us,” said Wyndmoor resident Martha Sharkey, 38, former Chestnut Hill Business Association executive director and founder of Today is a Good Day. The organization is holding its fourth annual “Pints for Preemies” fundraiser on Saturday, April 6, […]

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Cat adoptions, March 28

Local Life, Pets | March 28th, 2019 | Leave a comment

SUPER SALLY: Sally is a young super soft tabby who is social and playful. Her brother was adopted, and now it’s Sally’s turn for a loving home. She is fully vetted and is available at Petco offsite adoptions, 9717 Roosevelt Blvd. in the Northeast. More information: GDeNofa@aol.com SURVIVED HORRORS: Anna is a beautiful, long-haired, white […]

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