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When a horde of panicked teenagers (actually, 20-something actors playing teenagers) stormed out of the Colonial Theatre in the 1958 movie, The Blob, their flight anticipated the following decades’ exodus from downtown Phoenixville. While celluloid’s gelatinous mass of protoplasm chased Steve McQueen and company, it took a more insidious monster to empty the real streets: modern urban decay.

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Great American Pub to Open in Phoenixville

Great American Pub to Open in Phoenixville

Plus: A Mexican-influenced Passover Menu.

Discovering the Perfect Cup: Top Main Line Coffee Shops

Discovering the Perfect Cup: Top Main Line Coffee Shops

Whether you are a no-frills traditionalist or latte lover, we’re naming the top Main Line spots to score a stellar steamy cup of coffee.

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.

Main Line Today Events

  • Academy Explorers Camp

    2014.07.07

    Academy Explorers Camp at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University offers children ages 5–12 a unique, fun and engaging...

  • Exhibitions in the Community: Laura at Ringpfeil Advanced Dermatology

    2014.03.04

      Main Line Art Center is proud to present Professional Artist Member Laura's solo show at Ringpfeil Advanced Dermatology in Haverford, as...

  • Great Valley Nature Center

    2014.06.09

    Our mission is to provide the best camp experience for your children - experiences that are fun and will be remembered for a lifetime. We are...

  • Birds of Paradise

    2014.05.03

    An elegant example of extreme evolution, New Guinea’s birds-of-paradise show off their feathery flair during elaborate mating rituals. In this...

  • Franklin Square

    2014.03.01

    Award-winning Franklin Square is a family friendly play place located in the heart of Historic Philadelphia.

  • Costumes of Downton Abbey

    2014.03.01

    Costumes of Downton Abbey is an original exhibition of exquisite designs from the award-winning television series. Forty historically inspired...

  • Forging Faith, Building Freedom

    2013.09.27

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September...

  • Painting in the Vineyard at Penns Woods Winery

    2014.06.28

    Enjoy vineyard views, wine and live music while bringing out your inner Picasso! Presented by Canvas Mixers  Saturday, May 10th :...

  • Community Arts Center’s Member’s Exhibition

    2014.07.13

    Community Arts Center invites the community to a free opening reception for the annual Member’s Exhibition in the Duke Gallery, 414 Plush...

  • First Fridays at Penns Woods Winery

    2014.06.06

    Start off your weekends right at Penns Woods Winery every First Friday of each month! Let us help you relax with friends while sampling our own...

  • Art After 5

    2013.08.16

    Friday evenings take on a whole new groove with Art After 5, a unique blend of entertainment from 5:00–8:45 p.m. With an eclectic mix of...

  • First Friday at CHF: Game Night

    2014.08.01

    CHF's popular Game Night is back for a second run! Join us for a fun-filled evening of chemistry-themed games, activities, and prizes. Try your...

  • Beginner Running Clinic

    2014.05.27

    A 10-week program designed to safely progress beginning runners at a pace that's right for you. Each session includes a coach-led group...

  • "People's Choice" with The Philadelphia Orchestra

    2014.08.01

    You call the shots. Join WRTI listeners and vote for your favorite classical music works. This is truly a People’s Choice concert, showcasing...

  • Audrey & Chris

    2014.03.21

    This talented duo brings their listeners a mixture of old and new with an energy that has won them a large and devoted following. You’ll hear...

  • Edgardo Cintron & Friends

    2014.04.25

    You won’t be able to resist getting out on the dance floor when popular Latin artist Edgardo Cintron and his talented combo return this...

  • Bare Bonz

    2014.03.21

    Playing all of your favorite pop, funk and blues hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s and beyond–Bare Bonz keeps the Boiler Room dance floor full! Don...

  • Cinderella at the Media Theatre Company

    2014.07.26

    The timeless fairy tale becomes a new audience favorite in Disney’s Cinderella Kids, an adaptation of the treasured animated film!...

  • Main Line Photography Sessions for Families, Children, Babies

    2012.12.18

    We care about each of our clients and do everything possible to ensure that their vision is realized and their expectations exceeded....

  • Historic Properties Open for Tours

    2014.04.01

    Make plans now and be among the first to tour the N. C. Wyeth House  and Studio, Andrew Wyeth Studio, and Kuerner Farm this spring. Package...


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