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Celebrate Winterfest and Small Businesses this Saturday in Glenside

This year’s annual WinterFest in Downtown Glenside is set for this Saturday, Nov. 28 and will coincide with the national celebration of Small Business Saturday.   The event will run from 1 to 5 p.m. on Wesley Plaza off of Easton Road. As always, Santa will arrive on a shiny, red...
Posted On Nov 26 2015
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Downtown Glenside Food and Craft Festival Set for Thurs. Night

Arts and crafts, great food and music and family-friendly activities will highlight the Downtown Glenside Food and Craft Festival on Thursday, September 24 from 5:30 to 9 p.m., rain or shine. Located on Glenside Avenue between Easton Road and New Street, the event is accessible...
Posted On Sep 22 2015
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Township Takes No Side on Whether to Allow Students to Stay in Glenside House

The Cheltenham board of commissioners voted “no action” at their recent Building and Zoning Committee meeting on whether to allow students to continue to rent a house in Glenside.   The property at 525 Montier Street, which now houses four Arcadia University students, is zoned as...
Posted On Sep 15 2015
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Mosquito Spraying is Rescheduled for Monday

After two recent postponements, spraying in sections of Glenside and Wyncote to control adult mosquitoes which may be carrying the West Nile Virus is now set for Monday, Aug. 3. Mechanical problems with the sprayer forced the cancellation of prior attempts on July 23 and Jul...
Posted On Jul 30 2015
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Cheltenham Celebrates Fourth with Festive Parades

There was something for everyone in this year’s East Cheltenham and Greater Glenside Fourth of July parades. CC was there to capture some of the spectacle.
Posted On Jul 06 2015
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Parades and Spectacle On Tap for July 4

When it comes to July 4 parades and celebrations, nobody’s got anything on Cheltenham and this area of the Philly suburbs.  The top of the line is Glenside’s parade-plus extravaganza now in its 112th year.  And over in Cheltenham Village there’s the East...
Posted On Jul 02 2015
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Glenside Kiddie Pool Temporarily Shut Down

It was the opening of the public pool season on Saturday, but for some prekindergartners at the kiddie pool in Glenside, an otherwise near perfect summer day could have used some final edits to the script. The problem at the Keswick Avenue site was sore feet and hands experienced...
Posted On Jun 24 2015
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Sat. Was Big Day for Development in Glenside and Wyncote

This story was originally posted on May 6. Saturday was a sunny day with sunny smiles for boosters of commercial development in Cheltenham Township.  And why not?  Two innovative projects by the same developer were ushered in warmly with the obligatory ribbon cuttings and...
Posted On May 07 2015
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Arcadia to Convert Glenside Law Offices into Classroom Space

Arcadia University is moving ahead to covert law offices into classroom and ancillary space on a property at the corner of Easton Road and Royal Avenue that some months ago was steeped in a neighborhood development controversy involving a different use and potential owner. The...
Posted On Mar 26 2015
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Arcadia Seeks to Lease and Upgrade McDevitt Ball Field

by Edie Cerebi Township Manager Bryan Havir and his staff will meet this week with Arcadia University officials and  neighbors of Bishop McDevitt High School to discuss outstanding issues related to proposed improvements to the large athletic field behind the high school on Royal...
Posted On Mar 25 2015
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