In Other News

Arts & Craft Festival and Car Show rolls into Hamburg May 20

By Dina Madara Hamburg Area Arts Alliance|

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  • News

    Boyertown Girls Scout volunteers recognized

    With support from more than 15,000 dedicated volunteers, parents, and community partners, Girl Scouts of Eastern PA delivers the Girl Scout experience to close to 40,000 girls in nine counties. On Tuesday, May 2, GSEP recognized volunteers from across these nine counties with their annual Adult Awards Celebration. This event was held at Camp Laughing Waters in Gilbertsville.

    From Girl Scouts of Eastern PA|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT BEST BETS: York’s Live comes to Philly for WMMR BBQ event in Camden

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Crack The Sky makes rare area appearance at Sellersville Theater

    Emerging in the early ‘70s with the talent and promise of impending commercial success, progressive rock band “Crack The Sky” never attained the heights of notoriety that the group had hoped for.

    By Rob Nagy For Digital First Media|

  • Home and Garden

    FROM THE GROUND UP: Beautiful spring whites

    Several weeks ago (From the Ground Up, April 20), I wrote about the Bradford Callery Pear; how this once-heralded and widely-planted cultivar has become a serious nuisance tree. Believed to be sterile, it has been cross-breeding with other pear trees and is now out of control. In the column, I mentioned several similar spring-flowering native trees with white blossoms that are a much better choice. This week, I want to tell you more about these beautiful trees.

    By Pamela Baxter|

  • Entertainment

    Pa. Academy of the Fine Arts presents student exhibition — artists from Chesco, Delco, Berks featured

    Among the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts’ famous former students are Fern Coppedge, Edward Redfield, Walter Baum and Daniel Garber.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    REVIEW: Theatre Horizon’s ‘White’ delves into artistic, racial and gender politics

    The intersection where Art and Commerce meet has always been a rough neighborhood. Nowadays it seems worse than ever.

    By Anders Back For Digital First Media|

  • Events

    Joanna Furnace Iron Works Day set for May 20

    On Saturday, May 20, the heat is on in the Joanna Furnace Iron Works casting house where visitors will be able to watch the founders make actual castings from molten metal. The process used during the 106 years Joanna Furnace was in operation will be interpreted and demonstrated continuously.

    Submitted to Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    Main Line tradition: Hurdling horses, with tailgating, in the countryside with Radnor Hunt Races

    It’s tent parties and six steeplechase jump races for open space with the 87th Radnor Hunt Races in Malvern on May 20.

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    WEEKEND FUN GRAB BAG: Festivals, concerts, regatta and much more planned around the region

    Get some fresh air Peddler’s Village: Celebrate berry sweet traditions at the 39th annual Strawberry Festival 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 20-21. The weekend features a variety of strawberry foods, a Strawberry Fields Fun Area for kids, a Strawberry Express Train, live music, dance performances, strawberry pie eating contests, an artisan marketplace and more. The village is near the intersection of Routes 202 and 263, Lahaska. Visit or call (215)...

    By Brian Bingaman @brianbingaman on Twitter|

  • Entertainment

    Music Around Town for May 10

    10 May – Kim & Paul at Mackey’s, Douglassville ( 8 p.m. start)


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