MT. AIRY USA ANNOUNCES 50+ FOOD TRUCKS AND RESTAURANTS FOR STREET FARE: SIP, SAVOR, STROLL ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
Posted Aug 13, 2014 |
Award-winning eats, sips, entertainment and family fun to fill Germantown Avenue
Posted Jul 28, 2014
When Greg Williams, proprietor of Walk A Crooked Mile Books, 7423 Devon St., announced in January he was closing the bookstore after SEPTA – which owns the Mt. Airy train station ordered the bookstore to cease and desist hosting concerts and yard sales outside the bookstore, he never thought people would be interested in buying it. (via The Chestnut Hill Local)
Posted Jul 21, 2014 |
MALIKHA Washington, 40, of Elkins Park, is owner of The Juice Room on Germantown Avenue in Mount Airy. The juice bar serves freshly made raw vegetable juices and real-fruit smoothies, and also offers homemade soups and salads. The eclectic space features furniture from an old Jimmy Buffett restaurant Washington acquired as well as her own artwork. (via Philly.com)
Posted Jul 21, 2014 |
Live music, special guest retailers, and craft activities animate Germantown Ave. this month.
Posted Jul 17, 2014 |
Abby Thaker, director of development and education partnerships at Mt. Airy USA, said the project was a landmark for the schools coalition because of its size and impact. (via Newsworks/WHYY)
Posted Jul 16, 2014 |
From a tiny storefront on East Durham Street, [Mt. Airy resident] Wendy Weinstein hopes to bring back fond memories and help create a cache of new ones. (via Newsworks/WHYY)
Posted Jul 11, 2014 |
Nearly five years ago, husband and wife team Edgar and Kim Alvarez opened Avenida, a Latin restaurant in Mt. Airy. Earlier this year, after a brief closing, they reimagined the space and reopened it as Cantina Avenida. We spoke with Chef Edgar Alvarez about the rebranding, and got the details on his plans for Mt. Airy Brunch Session on July 12 and 13 — a weekend of prix fixe brunching throughout the neighborhood (Metro).
MT. AIRY RESTAURANTS CELEBRATE FLAVORS OF SUMMER DURING WEEKEND BRUNCH PARTY FEATURING THREE COURSES FOR $16.00
Posted Jul 08, 2014 |
Come for the brunch, stay for the day as you pair Mt. Airy Brunch Sessions with a day of family fun.
Posted Jul 07, 2014 |
On July 18, the Mt. Airy Art Garage will host its newest Summer Salon exhibition showcasing a body of work by eight local Northwest MAAG artists. The artists on exhibit are Natalie Borozny, Bill Brookover, Colette Katz, Joyce Klinefelter, Michele Martung, Lee Muslin, Patricia Smith, and Kenneth Weiner.
Posted Jul 02, 2014 |
When news came in January that Walk a Mile Crooked Books, a longtime staple of the Mt. Airy community, would be closing this year, many community members were devastated.
Then, according to owner Greg Williams, the unthinkable happened: People started stepping up and putting forward proposals to save the bookstore. (via Newsworks WHYY)