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Turrell Skyspace installation begins in Chestnut Hill, meetinghouse set to open in June (via NewsWorks)

The upper most opening of the James Turrell Skyspace is now in place.  ( Jana Shea /for NewsWorks )
The upper most opening of the James Turrell Skyspace is now in place. ( Jana Shea /for NewsWorks )

As construction on the new worship space for the Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting (CHFM) nears completion, installation of its highly anticipated centerpiece has begun. The meetinghouse is generating international attention for being the next site of a…

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Rally in the Valley [VIDEO]

Mountain bike enthusiasts from across the region and all ages gathered in Wissahickon Park on Saturday for the 6th Annual Rally in the Valley festival.

The mountain bike event, organized by the Philadelphia Mountain Biking Association (PMBA), gives riders a chance to socialize, pick up riding tips and cruise together on the trails.

Jacalyn Clawson with PMBA said this year’s festival was scaled down a bit. Some vendors didn’t return after they had to deal with heavy rains during last year’s event.

Originally posted on WHYY’s NewsWorks.org )