See the Work to Make MontCo a Cycling Paradise

2018-06-17T12:34:59+00:00

The Montgomery County Planning Commission is working on making the county a better place to bike. On Wednesday, June 20, they will be holding a meeting titled Bike Montco: Building a Bike-Friendly Montgomery County. The meeting will focus on how to make the community safer and more attractive to bicyclists. During this free seminar, several [...]

See the Work to Make MontCo a Cycling Paradise 2018-06-17T12:34:59+00:00

Experience MontCo’s Grand Estates

2018-06-08T14:11:26+00:00

If you’ve ever driven by one of Montgomery County’s grand old homes and wondered what it would be like to stroll the grounds or experience a few hours at one of these grand estates, this summer is your chance. Two local estates are hosting events where visitors can tour the buildings and learn about daily [...]

Experience MontCo’s Grand Estates 2018-06-08T14:11:26+00:00

Harleysville Flower Show Greets Spring

2018-03-05T13:41:56+00:00

Spring is just around the corner, so why not get a jump on enjoying it by attending the 35th annual Flower Show at Peter Becker Community in Harleysville on March 15-17.  Following on the heels of the popular Philadelphia show, this local show offers fewer crowds and no traffic! This year’s theme is Legendary Gardens [...]

Harleysville Flower Show Greets Spring 2018-03-05T13:41:56+00:00

Winter Hikes for Learning & Fun

2018-01-23T23:14:23+00:00

// BY BETSY NATTER It’s cold outside but there is still plenty of activity in the woodlands and parks throughout Montgomery County. Many animals are especially active as owls and foxes are in the midst of mating seasons. Resist the urge to hibernate indoors and join naturalists at these area parks for winter excursions to [...]

Winter Hikes for Learning & Fun 2018-01-23T23:14:23+00:00

2017 Montgomery County Holiday Guide

2017-11-22T12:08:42+00:00

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 [...]

2017 Montgomery County Holiday Guide 2017-11-22T12:08:42+00:00

Holiday House Tour in Historic Trappe

2017-11-20T12:03:29+00:00

Get in the holiday spirit with a tour of eight private homes, historic houses, and churches along the Main Street corridor. It's all happening on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 between noon and 4 p.m. Stops include: Grange Hall, with a display of Swedish Christmas decorations Speaker's House, where the new corner fireplaces will be lit [...]

Holiday House Tour in Historic Trappe 2017-11-20T12:03:29+00:00

McKinley Elementary School Wins “Garden of Distinction Award” from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

2017-10-25T10:15:54+00:00

McKinley Elementary School received the “Garden of Distinction Award” from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.  The McKinley Garden was selected from over 350 entries submitted in the Society’s 2017 Gardening and Greening Contest. The Garden Committee at the school, led by the McKinley parents, devotes time and creativity to developing beautiful selections of flowering plants, shrubs, [...]

McKinley Elementary School Wins “Garden of Distinction Award” from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society 2017-10-25T10:15:54+00:00

Corn Maze Guide 2017

2017-10-17T21:46:19+00:00

Since the first corn maze was created in Pennsylvania nearly 15 years ago, the task of winding in and hopefully out of corn stalk walls has excited maze goers ever since. Each year, farmers carve out paths and decorative pictures, seen only from aerial shots, to delight and challenge their visitors. Try your hand at [...]

Corn Maze Guide 2017 2017-10-17T21:46:19+00:00

Burns & Wilcox Makes Major Investment in Pennsylvania

2017-10-17T12:49:58+00:00

Burns & Wilcox, North America’s leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, announced today the relocation and expansion of its Philadelphia office, making its second investment in the state of Pennsylvania this year. This larger space in the metropolitan area gives Burns & Wilcox the ability to double the current size of its staff. “As [...]

Burns & Wilcox Makes Major Investment in Pennsylvania 2017-10-17T12:49:58+00:00

Weldon Volunteer Fire Fighters Visit Kindergarteners at Copper Beech Elementary School

2017-10-17T09:30:25+00:00

  Copper Beech kindergarteners were delighted to learn about fire safety from the Weldon Volunteer Fire Company on Easton Road in Glenside.  This is a celebrated event held annually at Copper Beech Elementary School as part of Fire Prevention Week.  The students and staff thanked the firehouse for their visit!

Weldon Volunteer Fire Fighters Visit Kindergarteners at Copper Beech Elementary School 2017-10-17T09:30:25+00:00