Open House: Ridge Pike Improvement Project

Montgomery County invites the public to attend an open house focusing on the Crescent Avenue to Northwestern Avenue segment of the Ridge Pike Improvement Project, which runs through Whitemarsh and Springfield Townships. The open house will take place on June 6 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Whitemarsh Township building, 616 Germantown Pike, Lafayette [...]

Re-Opening Celebration for Audubon Home

By Betsy Natter http://johnjames.audubon.org/ Join in the celebration as the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove in Audubon reopens the site’s historic house to visitors on April 7th following a two-and-a-half-year closure for renovations. The house was once the home of John James Audubon, the painter, ornithologist and naturalist who is remembered [...]

Happening Foodie: New Chef, New Menu, New Decor at Gypsy Saloon

Gypsy Saloon All that glitters is gold…at least when it comes to the Gypsy Saloon in West Conshohocken. Already known for their cozy, eclectic flare and modern, approachable fare, owners Kim Strengari and Marianne Gere have announced that they are stepping up their game. The dynamic duo have, first, brought Chef Tim Kane [...]

Valley Forge Casino Resort Debuts Revolution Chop House

Revolution Chop House, featuring Executive Chef Les Bender, has officially opened at Valley Forge Casino Resort. Chef Les Bender's menu focuses on classic and big cuts of steak, chops and seafood, with classic steakhouse appetizers, salads, soups, sides and desserts. Revolution Chop House's menu also features a revolving menu section where Chef and his culinary team will spotlight seasonal and innovative [...]

New in Town! Upper Merion Township Community Center Grand Opening

Photography by Kelsey Crater On Monday, September 5, 2016, Upper Merion Township Parks & Recreation celebrated the official ribbon cutting of their brand new Community Center. The center is now officially open to the public, offering a state-of-the-art gym, conference rooms, cooking classes, and more. Stop by at 431 W. Valley Forge Road in King of [...]

A Piece of North Wales History for BKZ Merchant Services

by Erin McNelis One of the wonderful things about living and working in Montgomery County is the daily union of modern conveniences and rich history. For BKZ Merchant Services, that union has taken center stage this summer. The 14 year-old company, owned by local entrepreneur Bob Zimmerman, recently moved their offices to 217 East Montgomery Avenue in North Wales, which [...]

Upper Merion Community Center Grand Opening

Upper Merion Township will host a their highly anticipated Community Center Grand Opening event on Monday, September 5, from 1:00PM to 3:00PM. The Community Center is a state-of-the-art building equipped with kitchens, art studios, a fitness room, multiple athletic courts, free wifi, and many other great amenities. Members will receive free childcare while using the [...]

Geocaching for Hi-Tech Outdoor Fun

by Betsy Natter If you’re all tapped out on Pokémon Go, the latest virtual seek and find game, perhaps a real world navigational game that’s been around for nearly two decades may be the answer. Geocaching is a high-tech outdoor treasure hunt where participants use GPS coordinates to locate hidden items anywhere in the world. [...]

Where Food & Family Come Together: Forcella BYOB in Jenkintown

When dining out becomes more than just satisfying your appetite. When the destination offers a culinary experience founded on creativity, passion and knowledge. When you walk through the doors and are welcomed like family, that's when you'll find yourself sitting inside the exquisite dining room of Jenkintown's Forcella Restaurant. Offering our residents a vibrant new [...]

10 Must-See Summer Events in Montco

Summer has finally arrived in Montgomery County, so go out and enjoy it! Take in the warm weather and summertime smells all while enjoying some family time at these upcoming Montgomery County events. 1.) John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove Meet the Owls The John James Audubon Center is one of our favorite spots to enjoy nature in [...]