Tracy Grammer Coming Soon to Local Stage

2018-01-03T17:43:27+00:00

Tracy Grammer, writer and musician, is pleased to present words+music at Act II Playhouse on  Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at 7 p.m. — a captivating, intimate show featuring readings from her memoir-in-progress interspersed with songs on violin and guitar. Grammer rose to acclaim as half of the "postmodern, mythic American folk" duo, Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer. From 1997-2002, the duo [...]

Tracy Grammer Coming Soon to Local Stage 2018-01-03T17:43:27+00:00

New Connections for a New Year

2017-12-27T15:16:01+00:00

By Betsy Natter In the midst of setting goals and defining strategies for the new year, conventional wisdom dictates intentionally planning to make new business connections as a means of expanding your personal or company reach. For some that may mean searching out and becoming a member of a local business association or chamber of [...]

New Connections for a New Year 2017-12-27T15:16:01+00:00

Abington Junior High School Science Fair Spotlights Fascinating Scientific Investigations, Experiments, Analyses, and Presentations.

2017-12-22T12:17:44+00:00

The Science Fair at Abington Junior High School this week was a HUGE success of scientific investigation and presentation. Over 250 student-created projects were presented to parents, teachers, administrators, community visitors, and other students. The projects included a wide range of interesting subjects including real world applications. Projects included: how many times do you need [...]

Abington Junior High School Science Fair Spotlights Fascinating Scientific Investigations, Experiments, Analyses, and Presentations. 2017-12-22T12:17:44+00:00

Winter Break Ice Skating Fun

2017-12-20T09:33:03+00:00

by Betsy Natter Its time to hit the ice! Here are some local spots to enjoy some ice skating fun: Hatfield Ice 350 County Line Rd., Colmar, PA 18915 (215) 997-9797 hatfieldice.com Kids are definitely allowed to play in the Reindeer Games at Hatfield Ice on Sun., Dec. 24, beginning at 7:30 am. Three levels [...]

Winter Break Ice Skating Fun 2017-12-20T09:33:03+00:00

Commissioners lit the Christmas Tree, Menorah, and Kinara

2017-12-13T17:28:50+00:00

Montgomery County Commissioners welcomed county residents and employees to events Tuesday and Wednesday to mark the start of the Holiday Season. On Tuesday, Dec. 12, the commissioners lit the Christmas Tree, Menorah, and Kinara on the plaza of the Montgomery County Courthouse. On Wednesday, Dec. 13, county and courthouse employees gathered for the annual holiday concert performed by the [...]

Commissioners lit the Christmas Tree, Menorah, and Kinara 2017-12-13T17:28:50+00:00

Making it Happening Charity Spotlight: Angel Flight East

2017-12-13T10:32:38+00:00

By Betsy Natter Imagine having a medical condition that required treatment that was only available at a location far from your home. How would you get there and could you afford transportation? If there were no other options for care, what would you do? For thousands of people across the county, that very scenario is [...]

Making it Happening Charity Spotlight: Angel Flight East 2017-12-13T10:32:38+00:00

Holiday Theater Guide 2017

2017-12-13T09:35:04+00:00

By Betsy Natter A Christmas Carol playing at Steel River Playhouse, https://www.facebook.com/TriPACVillage The holiday season always provides memorable material for heartwarming and often inspiring stories to be told on the big screen and live on stage. There are plenty of opportunities throughout Montgomery County to sit back and enjoy some holiday entertainment at [...]

Holiday Theater Guide 2017 2017-12-13T09:35:04+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Bad Dates

2017-11-30T11:04:19+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents the comedy Bad Dates by Theresa Rebeck, on stage Dec. 12-31. Haley Walker (Karen Peakes) is a gorgeous single mom who runs the city's hottest restaurant. But can she survive dating in New York? Bad Dates is directed by Alaina Di Monaco, who recently helmed another one-woman show, 2.5 Minute Ride, at Theatre Horizon [...]

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Bad Dates 2017-11-30T11:04:19+00:00

Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir

2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Based on auditions, six Abington Senior High School students have been selected to participate in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir Festival to be held January 24-26, 2017. The selected students are: Talie Rau, Soprano 1 Elizabeth Hilliard, Soprano 2 Isabella DiPasquale, Alto 2 Nick Hilliard, Tenor 2 Jack Sullivan, Bass 1 Ethan [...]

Happening Kids: Six Abington Students Qualified by Audition for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 11 Choir 2017-11-29T16:36:09+00:00

Television comes to Ardmore Music Hall (3 miles from Philly) this December 

2017-11-27T16:57:33+00:00

More than 40 years after their beginnings in New York’s East Village, influential punk band Television is back. On Friday, December 29th, Television will play an intimate show at the Ardmore Music Hall, located just 3 miles west of Philadelphia. Lauded Philadelphia guitarist and composer Chris Forsyth will open the show. 2017 marks the 40th anniversary of Television’s debut album, Marquee [...]

Television comes to Ardmore Music Hall (3 miles from Philly) this December  2017-11-27T16:57:33+00:00