Friday Night Movies Under the Stars 2015

Posted: August 25th, 2015

Friday Night Movies Audience

Thank you to all of our neighbors and friends who came out for our First Annual Friday Night Outdoor Movies! We set up a big screen and showed Aug. 7-Despicable Me (2010), Aug.14-Ghostbusters (1984), and Aug.21-Friday Night Lights (2004) under the stars on the lawn of the Water Tower Recreation Center. The audience enjoyed popcorn and lemonade, plus delicious creations from food trucks including Flying Deutschman, Prime Stache, and PBandU. CHCA members visited us at our membership tent for their free treats and drink, and a chance to win a …

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Pastorius Park Concerts 2015 Wrap Up

Posted: July 10th, 2015

On July 29th we completed our 67th season of free concerts at Pastorius Park. Overall the weather cooperated and we only held two of the seven concerts inside at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy. We thank all of the volunteers for their great enthusiasm and help during this season. They set up the stage, sold concessions, introduced the artists, gave out programs, and made sure the park was litter free at the end of each concert. We also thank our Concert Series sponsors Chestnut Hill Hospital and the Chestnut Hill Community …

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Chestnut Hill Community Fund Grants for 2015

Posted: July 6th, 2015

Funding Community Dreams


The Chestnut Hill Community Fund has awarded $90,000 in grants to 28 non-profit and CHCA programs at an awards ceremony at the Center on the Hill on July 3. CHCA Vice President for Operations and also Co-Chair of the Fund Drive Committee Laura Lucas presented checks and spoke of the great services and programs these community leaders were bringing to our community as a result of the latest fund drive.

More than 40 years ago, several Chestnut Hill residents formed a charitable trust, known as the Chestnut …

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2015 Annual Meeting and Community Supper

Posted: April 27th, 2015
This year’s Annual Meeting on April 23rd was a covered dish supper, with food and wine provided by the CHCA board directors. The venue was graciously provided by Norwood-Fontbonne Academy. 

We honored our volunteers with four special awards:

Brien Tilley, Past-President of the CHCA, received the Chestnut Hill Award for unusual and outstanding service that promoted or achieved understanding and cooperation among people of the community. Brenda’s Cat Rescue received the Meritorious Service Award for services that have substantially improved the quality of life within the community. Jean Hemphill, President

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2015 CHCA Election Results

Posted: April 26th, 2015

The votes in the Chestnut Hill Community Association’s election for Board of Directors were counted on April 24th. Fourteen candidates ran for 11 seats.

According to the final results, 248 ballots were cast; 28 of these were ruled invalid. The results were approved and signed by Alan Gubernick and Joe LePera of St. Clair CPA Solutions, the CHCA’s auditing firm.

There were eight open 3-year CHCA Board seats. The top seven vote-getters are assigned to fill 3-year seats: Jack McMeekin, Dan Compton, Remy Pizzichini, Tony Reilly, Michelle Sage, Bob Boyer,

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