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Practice Your Putting on a Four-Hole Green at this Mount Airy Estate

If this seven-bedroom estate were on the Main Line or even in the leafy environs of Chestnut Hill, perhaps a four-hole putting green might not […]

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Enchantment in Mt. Airy: Gardens and a Backyard Wishing Well

It’s hard to find a home more charming than this 1830 Mt. Airy farmhouse. The wishing well and gardens alone evoke Snow White and the […]

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Mt. Airy Offers a Morning Twist on Restaurant Week

This weekend the Mt. Airy neighborhood is offering a fun twist on the restaurant week concept. On Saturday and Sunday, seven restaurants are participating in Mt. […]

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Weekend Open Houses: Two Homes in Manayunk and West Mt. Airy

Visiting these two homes in Manayunk and two in West Mt. Airy could determine which has the most living appeal– although, they all have their […]

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There’s Basically a Castle on Allens Lane in Mt. Airy

There’s something stately about this home built in 1894. Maybe it’s the stony exterior or its prominent crenellated turret. Whatever the case, the house is […]

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Mt. Airy Residence With Pompeian Brick and Shaded Piazza

With its wide center hall and looping, broad staircase, it’s easy to imagine this home circa 1907 when it served as a girls’ boarding and […]

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Are the Union Protests at the Trolley Car Diner Legal?

Yesterday we wrote about IBEW Local 98, the electricians’ union, protesting in front of developer Ken Weinstein’s Trolley Car Diner — where, Weinstein alleges, flyers […]

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Union Protests At Trolley Car Diner Because They Are Angry About Something Different Than Trolley Car Diner

Real estate developer and Trolley Car Diner owner Ken Weinstein sent out an email to many, many people (from Pete Hoskins to Terry Gillen) to […]

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Greener Home for Wissahickon Charter

The Wissahickon Charter School in the northwest part of the city says its mission is “to provide a community of learning with an environmental focus that […]

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New Menu and Beers at Earth Bread + Brewery

Mount Airy’s Earth Bread + Brewery has rolled out a new menu. It’s out with the barbecue chicken, Rio Bravo and veggie flatbreads. New to […]

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French Village Home, Conceived by George Woodward and Designed by Robert McGoodwin, Listed Below $1M

Mt. Airy’s French Village, a cluster of homes built to mimic rural Normandy, was a project conceived in the 1920s by George Woodward, Northwest Philadelphia’s most […]

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Earth Bread + Brewery Turns Five

Earth Bread + Brewery in Mount Airy is celebrating its fifth anniversary this Wednesday night, October 9th. There will be special beer tappings, complimentary dessert […]

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Today’s Headlines: Are Rats Bad News for Rittenhouse Realtors?

We’ve all known they’re there, but seeing a video is something else. Under the headline “Rats living large in Rittenhouse Square,” philly.com’s Emily Babay posted […]

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Check Out the Program for Tonight’s Street Fare in Mt. Airy

Tonight, Mt. Airy is hosting its version of the Night Market, Street Fare. Dozens of food trucks will be on hand as well as live […]

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Once Upon a Time: West Mt. Airy Fairytale Home

For anyone who has ever fantasized about a picturesque house among nature’s finest, this  five-bedroom English Cotswold may be the answer to your dreams. Proudly […]