Support Literacy Day by Visiting a Local Bookstore

by Betsy Natter Kids are back in school and cracking open books just in time for International Literacy Day on Sept. 8th. This year marks the 50th anniversary that UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, has promoted the day in an effort to mobilize international communities to encourage literacy and increase literacy [...]

Hometown Hero Brandon McManus to Host Football Skills Camp

It was 10am Eastern Standard Time, but 8am in Colorado where hometown hero, Brandon McManus, was calling in from. The Hatfield-native was no doubt exhausted after having attended the Super Bowl Ring ceremony at Denver's Sports Authority Field the evening before. "After a cocktail hour in the locker room, each of us received a gold [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Montco Happening Holiday Decorating Contest; presented by Jefferson Outpatient Imaging

Deck the Homes! We all know Montgomery County is a beautiful place to live year round, but every holiday season, our county's small communities shine their brightest under the glow of holiday light and decoration displays! In the spirit of holiday giving, Montco Happening has teamed up with the caring professionals at East Norriton's Jefferson Outpatient [...]

Hatfield Aquatic Center Hosts Polar Plunge!

On January 10th, the Hatfield Aquatic Center will open up their water slides for a once a year polar plunge! The annual fundraiser known as "Sharky's Shivering Slides", will dare our local residents to brave the frigid waters to help raise money for both Manna on Main Street and the Hatfield Food Cupboard. Hatfield Township, [...]

Montgomery County’s Guide to Fall 2014′

The crunch of the leaves, the crisp air, football Sundays, hoodie weather, bonfires, and everything pumpkin…literally, everything! Yup, it’s that time of year again in Montgomery County and our “Happening Guide to Fall” is here to let you know what's happening in our area. There’s just too many fun things to do in and around [...]

Montgomery Mall Hosts Winter Blast 2014

If you're looking for a place to melt away the winter blues with the kids this weekend, Montgomery Mall is the place to be! Enjoy a day of free family entertainment, activities and fun at Montgomery Mall’s 2014 Winter Blast on Saturday, January 25. Montgomery Mall has partnered with the North Penn Recreation Consortium, comprised [...]

Habitat for Humanity of Montco Announces Home Repair Program

Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County, PA in partnership with the Borough of Hatfield will host an information session detailing their Home Repair Program that is now available to Hatfield Borough residents. Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County signed a pledge with Habitat for Humanity International to become a Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative (NRI) affiliate. Habitat [...]

North Penn Kids Making Montco Proud

Six North Penn School District Odyssey of the Mind teams represented North Penn and our community proudly at the Odyssey of the Mind PA State competition. Montgomery Elementary School, Nash Elementary School, North Wales Elementary School, Walton Farm Elementary School, Pennbrook Middle School and North Penn High School competed at the state competition and were up [...]