CHESTNUT HILL >> The 97th annual Wissahickon Day Parade will be held April 29. Events will begin with a horse show at 10 a.m. at Northwestern Stables at Germantown and Northwestern avenues.

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CHESTNUT HILL >> Since the 1600s, the English have been ringing bells (some as big as the Liberty Bell), pulling ropes to get them swinging full-circle overhead and producing changing patterns of sound. Americans have been doing it since our nation started. For years, ringers have enjo…

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SPRINGFIELD >> West Mt. Airy resident and Germantown Friends School junior Aidan Curry has earned the Boy Scouts of America’s highest advancement, the Eagle Scout Award, along with a Silver Palm from Troop 320, Flourtown.

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GERMANTOWN >> State Rep. Stephen Kinsey, D-201, hosted Dennis M. Davin, secretary of the state Department of Community and Economic Development, last month in Northwest Philadelphia.

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NORTHWEST PHILADELPHIA >> The Wissahickon trail was among four local trail progects to receive funding from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) through its Regional Trails Program.

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CHESTNUT HILL >> Help Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) receive $100,000 from NRG Gives, a charitable giving program sponsored by the NRG Retail Charitable Foundation.

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GERMANTOWN >> Two athletes from St. Luke’s Spirit Track Club, a Christian community youth track club based at the St. Luke’s Church in Germantown, earned medals in the USATF Hershey Indoor Nationals.