By Betsy Natter Credit: http://www.specialequestrians.org/ Author Toni Robinson once wrote, “Horses change lives. They give out young people confidence and self-esteem. They provide peace and tranquility to troubled souls, they give us hope.” Perhaps there is no place where that is truer than at Special Equestrians, where people with physical, mental and emotional [...]
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By Betsy Natter Looking for some inspiration for your home decorating this holiday? Take a break from the bustle of the season and consider one of Montgomery County’s holiday house tours through the many historic and unique homes beautifully decorated in lights and holiday greenery. Many of these tours are annual events that support ongoing [...]
More than 40 years after their beginnings in New York’s East Village, influential punk band Television is back. On Friday, December 29th, Television will play an intimate show at the Ardmore Music Hall, located just 3 miles west of Philadelphia. Lauded Philadelphia guitarist and composer Chris Forsyth will open the show. 2017 marks the 40th anniversary of Television’s debut album, Marquee [...]
By Betsy Natter The holidays are a time filled with shopping, cookie baking, decorating and the anticipation of spending time with friends and family. As always there is plenty of holiday spirit in Montgomery County too. Whether it’s petting a reindeer or riding a train with Santa one of these activities listed below is sure [...]
By Betsy Natter The spirit of giving is perhaps most often expressed during the Christmas holiday season as people share gifts with not only family and friends but often with those in need as well. Yet, this Delaware Valley charity provides assistance and care not only during the festive giving season, but all year round [...]
Happening Kids: Abington Junior High School Students Worked the Philadelphia Marathon to Help Raise Funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Societyadmin 2017-11-20T22:46:15+00:00
This past weekend, at 5:30 in the morning in the pouring rain, thirty-one 9th graders, two 10th graders, and a number of parents from Abington Junior High School arrived to volunteer at the Philadelphia Marathon. The students worked at water station #8 until 2:00 in the afternoon with other volunteers from Team in Training, raising money [...]
by Melanie Stauble The weather is getting colder and the decorations are starting be displayed because it is everyone’s favorite time of the year. Jump right into the holiday spirit and start planning all of the fun activities to come over the next few weeks. Layer up for the outdoor activities or put on your best [...]
‘Tis the season for shopping in Montgomery County! Finding the perfect gift for everyone one your holiday shopping list has never been easier thanks to 2017 Montgomery Happening Holiday Shopping Guide. Check out some fabulous ideas for every type of person on your list. Return to Holiday Guide
Here’s a new board game that the family can enjoy together over the holidays. The lip-reading challenge game includes speech-cancelling electronic headphones and 150 cards with 600 phrases! Purchase here. Return to Holiday Gift Guide
FlipBelt Crops solves the common problem of where to put our stuff when we are working out or simply on the go. These amazing athletic crops allow you to carry all of your essentials (phone, keys, money, inhaler and more) comfortably with you hands free while you are at the gym, hitting the trails or out and about. Purchase: Level Terrain [...]