The Montgomery Awards Program

2017-11-14T12:50:21+00:00

The Montgomery Awards Program is an annual program that recognizes the best in planning, design, and advocacy in Montgomery County. In 2017, the program will celebrate its 50th anniversary. This year, the Montgomery County Planning Commission partnered with the Montgomery County Conservation District, which will present a 2017 Environmental Stewardship Award as part of the Montgomery [...]

The Montgomery Awards Program 2017-11-14T12:50:21+00:00

Green Lane Park Hosts “More Holiday Craft Workshops”

2017-11-14T09:31:17+00:00

Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will hold two Holiday Craft Workshops on Saturday December 2nd at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.  Join us at 10:00 a.m. when we make “Kissing Balls” from local nuts, pods and cones.  At 1:00 p.m. we will be making a “Holiday Wall Hanging” using local natural materials.  Participants are welcome [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “More Holiday Craft Workshops” 2017-11-14T09:31:17+00:00

Photo Recap: 2017 Happenistas Night Out with Special Guest Dorinda Medley

2017-12-05T21:14:16+00:00

  On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, hundreds of Happenistas gathered for a spectacular evening at Sheraton Bucks County to discover amazing gifts from dozens of local vendors; participate in fabulous beauty demonstrations; sip on delicious drinks; win big prizes, get tips from local experts on the demo stage (videos coming soon!), and meet the [...]

Photo Recap: 2017 Happenistas Night Out with Special Guest Dorinda Medley 2017-12-05T21:14:16+00:00

The Narberth Dickens Festival 

2017-12-05T21:39:35+00:00

Photo credit: Ed Ridgway The biggest holiday festival on the Main Line, where downtown Narberth transforms into 1840s London for one December afternoon every year. The event includes period street vendors and food, caroling, musicians, costumed performers, puppet shows, dance performances, ice sculpting, carriage rides, and much more. Kids join in the free [...]

The Narberth Dickens Festival  2017-12-05T21:39:35+00:00

Thanksgiving Guide 2017

2017-11-07T20:31:21+00:00

By Betsy Natter Despite the warmer weather this season, fall celebrations of thanks are just around the corner.  As always, there is plenty to do in MontCo, from nature programs, to buying fresh farm raised birds, to running a race to burn off all those extra calories in advance. Check our list of options for [...]

Thanksgiving Guide 2017 2017-11-07T20:31:21+00:00

All Aboard! The Shops at Valley Square to Reveal New Town Center with Train Extravaganza

2017-11-07T14:14:20+00:00

It's time for the big reveal! A few months back, The Shops at Valley Square announced plans to renovate "Center Court" – the focal point of the popular mixed-use lifestyle center in Warrington. The highly-anticipated renovation has been completed just in time for the busy holiday shopping season.  "Center Court" has transformed into a dynamic [...]

All Aboard! The Shops at Valley Square to Reveal New Town Center with Train Extravaganza 2017-11-07T14:14:20+00:00

4 Places to find Farm Fresh Turkeys for Thanksgiving

2017-11-07T20:17:15+00:00

No more freezer burned turkeys from far away! Here are four local farms that are selling fresh turkeys for Thanksgiving. If you want to eat local this Thanksgiving, be sure to order as soon as possible. Bolton Farm, 1005 Main Street., Route 113, Silverdale: The farm is the only large turkey farm left in [...]

4 Places to find Farm Fresh Turkeys for Thanksgiving 2017-11-07T20:17:15+00:00

Green Lane Park Hosts “Holiday Craft Wrokshops”

2017-11-03T13:39:33+00:00

Montgomery County’s Green Lane Park will host two Holiday Craft Workshops on Saturday November 18th. At 10:00 a.m. we will be making “Holiday Centerpieces” using local nuts, cones and seedpods. At 1:00 p.m. we will use natural materials to create “Winsome Woodland Creatures”. Participants are asked to bring a hot glue gun if possible. (If [...]

Green Lane Park Hosts “Holiday Craft Wrokshops” 2017-11-03T13:39:33+00:00

New in Town: Left to right: Founding Farmer

2017-11-01T17:40:24+00:00

Left to right: Montgomery County, Pa.’s mascot Monty the Fox; Kevin Keany (Keany Produce); Martin Dale (Trickling Springs Creamery); Rich Gallant (Leidy’s); Mike Vucurevich (Co-owner, Founding Farmers); Dan Simons (Co-owner, Founding Farmers); and Fran Lake (Managing Partner, Founding Farmers KOP) joined together to cut the ribbon, officially opening the restaurant to the Greater Philadelphia Region. [...]

New in Town: Left to right: Founding Farmer 2017-11-01T17:40:24+00:00

Holiday Craft Workshops in MontCo

2017-11-01T11:13:21+00:00

By Betsy Natter The leaves are in full color and the days are still fairly warm, but don’t let the holidays sneak up on you unprepared. Get a jump on your holiday preparations and tap your creativity with these crafting workshops designed for both adults and kids. Most workshops and classes fill up, so register [...]

Holiday Craft Workshops in MontCo 2017-11-01T11:13:21+00:00