Olney: This Week In The News — Scholarships, Remembering The Clock Man And More

Olney: This Week In The News — Scholarships, Remembering The Clock Man And More

In case you missed it, we found a few places where people were talking about things happening in Olney: Rowan R.A.I.S.E. Takes High Schools to Med School – The Rudman Foundation not only sponsors Discovery Days for high school students, but also has provided more than $500,000 in college scholarships to Olney Charter High School students who […]

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Hunting Park: Chess Instructor Inspires Kids To Reach Their Full Potential

Hunting Park: Chess Instructor Inspires Kids To Reach Their Full Potential

Young children played and screamed happily at the Lenfest Center on N. 10th St in Hunting Park as Gil Motley arrived for his chess club. His infectious smile and personality captivated the space as he walked through the door to Classroom A, where his club will soon commence. As Motley entered the room, he reached […]

 By Matt Breen and Danielle Brown

Spruce Hill: Plant Sale Aims to Help Childern Grow

Spruce Hill: Plant Sale Aims to Help Childern Grow

With what she deemed her outside voice, Rachel Crossot stopped each passerby at Clark Park and delivered a five-second sales pitch for the Parent Infant Center’s plant sale. “All the flowers in my yard,” replied one man. “Of course, we know about it,” a woman said. Crossot, the center’s director of development and  communications, didn’t […]