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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.

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Main Line Today Events

  • 2017 BVSPCA Critter Camp

    2017.06.12

    Come and play at the BVSPCA! BVSPCA Critter Camp is a week-long camp for children between the ages of 7-12. At camp, young animal...

  • Maia Palmer: Untold Stories

    2017.06.15

    Darlington Arts Center is pleased to announce the opening reception for the exhibition Maia Palmer: Untold Stories, from 6 – 8pm on Thursday,...

  • Main Line School Night - Summer 2017 Classes & Trips!

    2017.04.21

    Engaging Classes, Special Celebrations, Fascinating Trips, Offered by Main Line School Night Main Line School Night is the place to be this...

  • Cabrini Youth Basketball Camp

    2017.05.24

    Boys & Girls Entering Grades: 4th-10th Location: Nerney Field House- Radnor, PA Monday, July 31, 2017 to Thursday,...

  • Day Out With Thomas

    2017.06.17

    Day Out With Thomas Thomas The Tank Engine and pal, Percy host Day Out With Thomas at Strasburg Rail Road June 17 - 25. The event features a...

  • American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

    2017.03.03

    Step back in time in American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, the critically acclaimed exhibit that brings the story of Prohibition...

  • John Marshall: Patriot, Statesman, Chief Justice

    2017.05.25

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

  • Lino Tagliapietra: Painting in Glass

    2016.10.29

    Best known for his glass vessels, Lino Tagliapietra has also devoted himself to realizing two-dimensional glass works that match the scale and...

  • Marcel Duchamp and the Fountain Scandal

    2017.04.01

    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...

  • Emanation 2017

    2017.06.01

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

  • Backyard Adventures

    2017.06.09

    Step into a garden of wonders and experience the fascinating science that’s literally in your own backyard. Discover the amazing interactions...

  • Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form

    2017.03.18

    Featuring a collection of previously undiscovered work by Charles Sheeler, Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography and Sculptural...

  • Backyard Adventures

    2017.06.09

    Step into a garden of wonders and experience the fascinating science that’s literally in your own backyard. Discover the amazing interactions...

  • Gallery Exhibit: Creative Glass Center Invitational

    2017.05.20

    This invitational exhibition of new works by Creative[s1]  Glass Center of America Fellowship Program Alumni will explore the artists’...

  • John Marshall: Patriot, Statesman, Chief Justice

    2017.05.25

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

  • Fireworks at Hagley Presented by M&T Bank and Wilmington Trust

    2017.06.23

    Don’t miss Delaware’s best fireworks show! This members-only event is held each year, two Fridays in June. It is a spectacular evening...

  • Classical Guitar Virtuoso Brad Rau

    2017.06.23

    Classical Guitar Virtuoso Brad Rau Friday June 23rd 2017 Kreutz Creek Wine Tasting Room 44 East Gay Street • West Chester, PA 19380...

  • Kurt Metzger

    2017.06.23

    Box Office & Callback Bar Open: 5:00pm 21+ unless with parent/guardian Showroom Doors: 7:30pm Feature: Mike Finoia Admission Type: General...

  • Kurt Metzger

    2017.06.23

    Box Office & Callback Bar Open: 5:00pm 21+ unless with parent/guardian Showroom Doors: 9:45pm Feature: Mike Finoia Admission Type: General...

  • Constituting Liberty: From the Declaration to the Bill of Rights

    2016.01.11

    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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