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Northwest: Mount Airy Learning Tree Branching Out to Create Stronger Community

Northwest: Mount Airy Learning Tree Branching Out to Create Stronger Community

Mount Airy Learning Tree (MALT) is a community-based nonprofit organization that has been bringing together members of the Northwest Philadelphia community for more than 35 years. Founded in 1980 by Barbara Bloom, MALT looks to enrich the lives of community members by offering a wide range of courses in an informal learning environment on particular […]

 

Fairmount: Local Cornhole League Signs with Phillies for Tournament

Fairmount: Local Cornhole League Signs with Phillies for Tournament

A local Fairmount cornhole league will kick off its new season at the home of the Philadelphia Phillies. The Philadelphia Cornhole League (PCL) will host The Cornhole Classic at Citizens Bank Park on May 3 at 11 a.m., founders Andy Banas and Chad Puchalski told Philadelphia Neighborhoods. They were not immediately able to share further details. […]

 By Tim Brennan and Kaitlyn Dougherty

Fairhill: Providing a Strong and Lasting Presence

Fairhill: Providing a Strong and Lasting Presence

Needs in various communities always seem to change along with the times, and as a result, social organizations tend to come and go. But then there’s Lighthouse. Currently located at 152 W. Lehigh Ave., and having first been established in 1893 as a settlement house, Lighthouse has persevered by continuing to change along with the […]