Look for the Helpers … Stepping Up for the Community in Montco

2020-05-19T18:26:42-04:00

By Michelle Reese In a quote that's probably been shared countless times on the Internet, Mister Rogers shared, "When I was a boy and would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, 'Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.'" Well, we're in one of [...]

Look for the Helpers … Stepping Up for the Community in Montco2020-05-19T18:26:42-04:00

Cinco de Mayo en Casa: Ways to Celebrate at Home in Montgomery County

2020-05-04T22:31:08-04:00

Cinco de Mayo is annually observed on May 5 as a celebration of Mexico's victory over France in the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. Frankly, it’s more widely celebrated in the United States than it is in Mexico, but these days, we’re all about celebrating anything we can! PLUS, it falls on a [...]

Cinco de Mayo en Casa: Ways to Celebrate at Home in Montgomery County2020-05-04T22:31:08-04:00

Montgomery County Mother’s Day Guide 2020

2020-05-12T15:33:26-04:00

Mother's Day 2020 is Sunday, May 10. And even though the holiday is likely to look different this year for many families, Moms still deserve to feel special ... even if you're celebrating from 6 feet apart. In fact, she'd probably appreciate some extra love this year more than ever! Read On For ... Ideas [...]

Montgomery County Mother’s Day Guide 20202020-05-12T15:33:26-04:00

Montco Happening Keeps it Local: COVID-19 Shop Local, Stay Local

2020-04-29T17:16:46-04:00

By Melissa Kaufman   In attempts to halt the spread of COVID-19, the majority of businesses have temporarily closed their doors. However, there are still many local, small businesses mobilizing to adjust and meet the needs of their community. Many of these small businesses are taking on initiatives and models contrary to their usual operations [...]

Montco Happening Keeps it Local: COVID-19 Shop Local, Stay Local2020-04-29T17:16:46-04:00

Celebrating Easter at Home: A Montgomery County Guide to Easter 2020

2020-04-13T16:26:12-04:00

Despite March 2020 feeling like it was 91 days instead of 31, it still feels a little surreal that Easter is already here! With Easter Bunny pictures cancelled, no public egg hunts or church events, and no large family gatherings, this year is certainly unlike the holiday most of us are used to. But, that [...]

Celebrating Easter at Home: A Montgomery County Guide to Easter 20202020-04-13T16:26:12-04:00

Celebrating at Home: Birthdays During COVID-19

2020-03-23T11:36:37-04:00

By Michelle Reese While just about everything is cancelled these days due to the coronavirus pandemic, birthdays are not cancelled! If your child's birthday falls during this time of social distancing and quarantine, you might be stressing over cancelled parties and just a general lack of fun things to do. So we're here with a [...]

Celebrating at Home: Birthdays During COVID-192020-03-23T11:36:37-04:00

Ways to Help in the Community During COVID-19 (while staying safe)

2020-03-17T11:07:16-04:00

By Michelle Reese As the novel coronavirus continues to spread and restrictions in our area increase, it's easy to feel disconnected from the community. But many of us are also wondering what we can do to help, while still respecting the "rules" of social distancing. Here's a list of some ways you can help small [...]

Ways to Help in the Community During COVID-19 (while staying safe)2020-03-17T11:07:16-04:00

2020 Montco Easter Guide

2020-03-24T15:36:31-04:00

Easter is just around the corner! With egg hunts, brunches, photos with the Bunny and more, there's so much going on in Montco this Easter holiday season. Browse our list of ideas for family fun. Community Events Easter Workshop for Kids When: Saturday, April 4 from 1 to 3 p.m. Where: Pennypacker Mills, 5 Haldeman [...]

2020 Montco Easter Guide2020-03-24T15:36:31-04:00

Montco 2020 St. Patrick’s Day Guide

2020-03-15T23:20:22-04:00

It's time to dust off your green gear, March 17th is nearly here! St. Paddy's began as a religious feast day in the 17th century to commemorate St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, but has since evolved into a day of merriment with a variety of festivals and events the world over. St. Patrick's [...]

Montco 2020 St. Patrick’s Day Guide2020-03-15T23:20:22-04:00

Where to Go for Grub & Suds During the Big Game

2020-01-29T16:27:17-05:00

Our Eagles aren’t in the Super Bowl, but plenty of people will still celebrate the sport (and cheer on former Eagles coach Andy Reid) by going out for the Big Game or having parties at home. Here’s a list of local spots offering food (in-house or takeout) and drink specials, plenty of screens and lots [...]

Where to Go for Grub & Suds During the Big Game2020-01-29T16:27:17-05:00