A Smokin’ Party Coming Soon: The Philly Cigar Festival

Attention cigar aficionados! The Philly Cigar Festival debuts on Saturday, June 3, 2017, featuring 30 of the finest premium cigar manufacturers in the world like Alec Bradley, Cuban Stock Cigars, Miami Cigar & Company, Padrón, and Rocky Patel. Head to the Norco Fairgrounds (144 West Schuylkill Road, Pottstown, PA) on June 3, 2017 for a day full of fat stogies, drinks, [...]

26th Annual Ukranian Folk Festival

The 26th Annual Ukrainian Folk Festival will be held at the Ukrainian American Sport Center -- Tryzub (www.tryzub.org), County Line and Lower State Roads, Horsham, PA on Sunday, August 27 – 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM Exciting, spectacular, dazzling, breathtaking, exhilarating, spirited, soulful, enchanting, captivating, and intriguing – modest words which describe but by no means [...]

Spring Fun at King of Prussia Town Center

King of Prussia Town Center, Montgomery County’s groundbreaking experiential outdoor center, will come to life this spring and summer with a selection of free, fun, family-friendly events. Live @ Town Center: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:30pm Beginning in April and running through August, every third Wednesday, live music entertainers will perform from 6:30-8:30pm on the green [...]

Abington Junior High School Chorus Sings National Anthem at Phillies Game

  This week the chorus at Abington Junior High School, directed by Mrs. Mindy Walker, sang the National Anthem prior to the Phillies game. The chorus auditioned in 2006 for the inaugural season at Citizens Bank Park via video and were selected to sing.  The chorus sang several years in a row and was selected [...]

28th Annual NarbEarth Day

Calling all who want to celebrate and save our dear Earth! The 28th annual NarbEarth Day will be held on Saturday April 22nd, from noon to 4 p.m.  Come connect with the EPA, Clean Air Council and Citizens Climate Lobby, as well as local groups such as GMO Free PA, Providence Animal Center and Roughwood Seed Collection. Walk over or ride [...]

2017 Montgomery County Easter Celebrations

By Betsy Natter Easter celebrations are some of the most anticipated activities of spring as weather warms, flowers begin to bloom and the earth springs back to life. In preparation for the season, local churches and parks are hosting a wide variety of activities including craft activities, egg hunts and religious observances. Check out the [...]

Celebrate “Music in Our Schools Month”

The Rydal String Ensemble and the McKinley Band Ensemble travelled to Harrisburg to perform in the State Capitol Building for “Music In Our Schools Month.”  The performing groups were selected by invitation from PMEA – the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association. Kevin Longwill, Seth Shirk, and Daniel Young were the musical directors of the McKinley group [...]

Local Flower Show Provides Glimpse of Spring

By Betsy Natter If the last shot of winter weather kept you from enjoying the annual big-city flower show in Philadelphia, you can still enjoy a sneak peak at spring’s beauty by attending the 34th annual Flower Show at Peter Becker Community in Harleysville, PA. The annual event is being held March 23-25 at the [...]