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5 Memorial Day Celebration Activities

By Betsy Natter Memorial Day marks the official start of summer, but traditionally it is the remembrance of those fallen soldiers who have defended and served our nation. Originally called Decoration Day, the practice of laying flowers and wreaths on the graves of fallen soldiers began in 1868 following the American Civil War. Remembrances have [...]

Enter to Win 2 Weeks of Unlimited Training from Bair Knuckle Strength

Looking to jump-start your summer fitness program? You can enter to win two weeks of FREE group fitness training from Montgomery County's favorite group fitness program, Bair Knuckle Strength. Bair Knuckle Strength offers private, semi-private, and group training that involves kettlebells, ultimate sandbags, Indian clubs, and calisthenics. The award-winning fitness program in Fort Washington, PA goes beyond [...]

Abington Senior High School Girls’ Lacrosse Team Visits Roslyn Elementary School to Support “Stick with READING!”

  To promote the importance of reading along with academic and extracurricular goal-setting, the Abington Senior High School District One Playoff-Bound Galloping Ghosts Girls’ Lacrosse Team visited Roslyn Elementary School today to support the school’s "Stick with READING!" event -- a double play on the word “Stick!” The high school coaches and players read to [...]

Montgomery County’s Ultimate Makeover: Judith Owens Big Reveal

Photography by Amy McDermott at Pixxie Salon in Ambler, PA Judith's entry photo When Judith Owens awoke at her home in Pottstown on November 2, 2016, she didn’t know that a big change was coming her way. What she did know, though, is that she was ready for one. But she also knew that she needed [...]

Take Your Family on the MontCo Trail Challenge

By Betsy Natter Three Montgomery County agencies have partnered to sponsor the 2nd annual Montgomery County Trail Challenge, an outdoor initiative to encourage residents to get outdoors and explore the community via the county’s vast network of trails and parks. The County Health Department in cooperation with the County Planning Commission (MCPC), and the Parks, [...]

Montgomerian on the Move: Good Friends Are Key, Summiting in Fiordland National Park, New Zealand

By: Anna Idler Kathleen, Tess and I went to high school together at Gwynedd Mercy Academy almost ten years ago. Three girls from the suburbs, born and raised outside Philly. We were lucky to have traveled with family and friends growing up; all three of us even studied abroad in Europe during college. Fast forward [...]

The Red Hill Band to Perform at Green Lane Park’s Amphitheater

Kick off Memorial Day weekend at Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park with the season’s first free outdoor concert featuring the Red Hill Band on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. Bring a blanket or chair! The Red Hill band, organized in 1900 with only 22 members, is among the oldest active concert [...]