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When engineer Charles Penrose built the Newcomen Society headquarters in the late 1940s in then-rural Exton, he had no idea the locale would chart its future based on the precepts of his organization. The society, named for a British industrialist, espoused free enterprise and business moxie, and its sumptuous Exton digs suggested the rewards therein.

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Combat Winter Blues with Yellow Spring Farm’s “Think Spring” Remedies

Combat Winter Blues with Yellow Spring Farm’s “Think Spring” Remedies

Yellow Springs Farm is encouraging us to think spring with the launch of its upcoming calendar events.

Top 8 Spots to Hit for Super Bowl Takeout & Catering

Top 8 Spots to Hit for Super Bowl Takeout & Catering

In honor of the Super Bowl Sunday, we’re debuting our 2014 snacking guide, highlighting the top spots for takeout, catering, and where you should be watching.

Suburban Pizzeria Boom: Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza Invades Exton

Suburban Pizzeria Boom: Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza Invades Exton

Fairfield Place Shopping Center in Exton lands Dan Marino's pizza chain.

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    Growing your business through the Chamber starts with the right connections. Meet Chamber President and CEO, Rob Wonderling, as he hosts this...

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    allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2017 Aug 4 – Oct 14, 2017 Celebrating the Center’s 22nd year sponsoring the Windgate ITE...

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    One hundred years ago, Duchamp’s Fountain turned the art world upside down. Was it art? A hoax? Join us as we celebrate the centennial of the...

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    In a complete transformation of our renowned South Asian galleries, one of the world’s most significant collections of art from the vast area...

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    Emanation 2017 is a contemporary art project that includes artist residencies, educational programs, and an exhibition featuring new works...

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    Inside Out brings large-scale replicas of favorite works from the Museum's collection to neighborhoods in and around Philadelphia. Head...

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    Benjamin West. John Singleton Copley. Rembrandt Peale. We’re familiar with their paintings, but how much do we know of their challenges in...

  • Day Out With Thomas™

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    Thomas The Tank Engine and pal, Percy host Day Out With Thomas at Strasburg Rail Road September 16 – 24. The event features a ride on...

  • ART CLASS WITH KARL J. KUERNER

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    Immerse yourself in Kuerner Farm, a source of inspiration for Andrew Wyeth for over 70 years, and a featured property on the National Register of...

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    A Selection of Equestrian Paintings by Peter Howell and Thomas Sherwood La Fontaine Off to the Races is an exhibition featuring over 40 recently...

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    Magnifica Terra   September 4th- October 27th Artist reception- September 15th 6-9pm   Artist appreciation and...

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    The National Constitution Center presents John Marshall: Patriot, Statesman, Chief Justice, an exhibit that explores Chief Justice John Marshall's...

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    Please join Clarks Originals to celebrate the official opening of a three month pop-up shop at Ubiq. Guests will be able to shop Clarks...

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    The National Constitution Center is proud to display one of the 12 surviving copies of the Bill of Rights. The Museum of We the People is the first...


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