Alma Mater Offers Mt. Airy Deals Galore

Alma Mater celebrates its grand opening today at 7165 Germantown Avenue in Mount Airy. The former home of North by Northwest is a restaurant/bar/beer garden […]

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PHOTOS: Mt. Airy Street Fare

Over 50 food trucks provided plenty of snacks and sips for the estimated 15,000 people who attended the Mt. Airy Street Fare last evening. This […]


Jaw Dropper of the Week: “Tuppence” Wows All the Way From West Mt. Airy

Here’s the truth about so-called “jaw-dropper” homes (trust us, we would know): like people, they come in all shapes and styles. The more ostentatious tend […]


A Chance To Be Food Truck Royalty At Mt. Airy’s Street Fare

Back for another year, Mt. Airy’s Street Fare is coming this September (the 27th to be exact) to bring everything from notable local restaurants, to […]


Reading Terminal Market Has a New GM

The Reading Terminal Market has been looking for a new general manager since Paul Steinke stepped down in December, in order to run for City […]


$1.18 Million Dollar Stone Tudor in West Mount Airy Comes with a Beer Keg

We can’t make this stuff up, you guys. The listing clearly states this 1928 solid stone home has a lower-level recreation room with convenient features for entertaining company […]


High Point Cafe Opens Wholesale Facility

High Point Cafe in Mount Airy is having a pretty good spring. They recently expanded and opened a new wholesale facility at 6700 Germantown Avenue. […]


For Sale: Cozy West Mt. Airy Twin Home with Remodeled Galley Kitchen

This place has us charmed, we tell you. It’s a stone twin construction with a driveway, garage and original details on all three of its floors. […]


Spotted in West Mt. Airy: Home with Garage to Studio/Office Conversion

Forgetting the actual house for a moment—don’t worry, we’ll get to it—let’s take a look at its two yards, which total to 8,000 square feet. […]


Spotted: Gorgeous Tin Ceilings Inside This West Mount Airy Home

The seafoam-y green trim accents, classic cream-painted stone and the wraparound porch (partially enclosed) are just a few of the details that give this home […]


Homes with Names: “Little Garth”

Following years of neglect, “Little Garth” has finally been restored to its full potential! See, the West Mt. Airy home once boasted artist Elizabeth Shippen Green […]


Spotted: Charming Single-Family Colonial in West Mt. Airy Gets Price Cut

After being owned by the same family for the past forty years, this Colonial residence (and do we see a little Tudor in there too?) […]


Fundraiser for Family of Slain Earth Bread + Brewery Employee

This Thursday, Earth Bread + Brewery is hosting a fundraiser for the family of one of its own. Long time employee Bernard Ray was killed […]


House of the Week: A Most Charming Colonial in West Mt. Airy

As a Colonial built circa 1926,  this cozy dwelling provides ready-made comforts for anyone swayed by its charm: bookcases, built-ins, wood burning fireplace and 2-car garage with […]

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Architype: Off the Grid in Mount Airy

About six months ago, after 11 years in West Philadelphia, I decided to move. I’d been part of a wave of young white professionals who […]