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Ambler Happening: A spotlight on Ambler, PA

Ambler Happening: A spotlight on Ambler, PA

by Anna Idler Photography by Alison Dunlap I still remember my fourth of July three years ago; I might remember so well because it didn’t involve any wild parties and fireworks “down the shore” as we Philadelphians like to call it. I opted for a quiet night with my mom, in downtown Ambler, about five […]

Ambler Spotlight: Nu You Skin Care

Ambler Spotlight: Nu You Skin Care

by Caitlin Walsh Photography by Alison Dunlap If you’re unhappy with your skin due to acne or aging, or if you just want to make your skin radiate with health, Nu You Skin Care, and the help of a certified esthetician may be what you have been missing. “We don’t treat the symptoms, we treat […]

Salon Envy: Where Clients Are Family

Salon Envy: Where Clients Are Family

By Edie Weinstein Photography by Alison Dunlap Walk through the doors of Ambler’s signature Salon Envy, and you will be greeted with warm smiles, professional service and product lines and as a bonus, coffee and fresh baked goods, in which the not-so-secret ingredient is love. Owner Maria Fabiani opened those doors in 2006 and welcomes a […]

Ambler Spotlight: Sweet Briar Café

Ambler Spotlight: Sweet Briar Café

by Caitlyn Walsh Sweet Briar Café is a quaint farm-to-table restaurant tucked in the charming borough of Ambler.  The family-friendly café, which serves breakfast and lunch every day as well as dinner Tuesdays through Sundays, sources its ingredients from local farms as much as possible, including from its very own Sweet Briar Farm. The owners […]

Dawesfield House, ca. 1908

Ambler Happening: Dawesfield

Dawesfield, also known as Camp Morris, is a historic country house estate located at Ambler. The sprawling property was made up of 11 building, including stone main dwelling (c. 1736-1870), stone barn (1795, 1937), stone tenant house (1845), frame farm manager’s house (1884), and eight stone-and-frame outbuildings (1736-1952). The property features landscaped grounds, a stone wall, and terraced […]

Ambler Spotlight: Ambler Theater

Ambler Spotlight: Ambler Theater

The Ambler Theater is a nonprofit, community-based movie theater that specializes in independent, art, and foreign films in addition to a variety of special events ranging from Saturday Kid’s Matinees to classic Hollywood films. The classic theater also regularly present local filmmakers and host discussion groups and lectures. Opened by Warner Bros. on December 31, 1928, the Ambler Theater […]

MaGerk’s 2nd Annual Mutts & Martinis Fundraiser!

MaGerk’s 2nd Annual Mutts & Martinis Fundraiser!

Fort Washington’s favorite neighborhood pub is once again opening up their patio to all our four legged friends on a special day this Spring! On Sunday, April 24th, MaGerk’s Pub & Grill in Fort Washington will host their 2nd annual Mutts & Martinis event to help raise funds for Alpha Bravo Canine. This non-profit organization […]

Spring Fashion Shows with Frox

Spring Fashion Shows with Frox

Nestled in the historic towns of Perkasie and Ambler is a little slice of fashion heaven. Jill Strickland, owner of Frox Boutique, brought the New York fashion scene to the suburbs of Philadelphia fourteen years ago. When Jill began her journey with Frox she wanted to offer women something unique. But beyond bringing high fashion at […]

MH Goes Behind the Music with ROZES!!!

MH Goes Behind the Music with ROZES!!!

Everything is coming up ROZES!!! Montco Happening recently had the chance to sit down for a one on one interview with music sensation, North Penn graduate and Montgomeryville resident, LizBeth Mencel, aka ROZES. If your not familiar with the name right now, just turn on your radio and listen to her first hand. With an […]

Salon Esperanza Reveals New Name & Invites YOU to Create the Logo!

Salon Esperanza Reveals New Name & Invites YOU to Create the Logo!

When Sharon O’Donnell took over Salon Esperanza in Ambler about five years ago, the business-savvy stylist immediately made her mark on the salon – creating a welcoming environment, offering expert hair care, and fostering a close-knit group of stylists. And the Montgomery County community took notice!  Salon Esperanza began to earn rave reviews and even earned several Montgomery County Happening List awards. Customers […]