World Famous Harlem Wizards will present “Pre-Game” against Abington teachers & principals

On March 15, the World Famous Harlem Wizards will present “Pre-Game” (against Abington teachers & principals) warm-up assemblies at Abington Schools Looking for a fun, wacky, event to cover? The Harlem Wizards will be presenting “pre-game” warm-up assemblies at Abington Schools on March 15 in preparation for their basketball game against Abington teachers and principals [...]

Montgomery County St. Patrick’s Day Guide 2017

Don your finest green, practice your bagpipe skills and hunt for a lucky four-leaf clover … it’s almost St. Patrick’s Day! Here’s how Montgomery County is celebrating this year: The Saint Patrick' Parade in Conshohocken is the only Saint Patrick's Parade in Montgomery County Pa. The orginal parade was started in Norristown in 1992 but over [...]

Plan to Paddle the Perkiomen

By Betsy Natter Make plans now to spend time this spring and summer on Montgomery County’s beautiful Perkiomen Creek. Three special events sponsored by the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy will allow participants to challenge their physical stamina, enjoy and learn about the natural habitat surrounding the watershed and simply have fun. It’s the Perkiomen Trifecta and [...]

McKinley Elementary School Transforms to “Seussville” to Celebrate Read Across America

During the week of February 27, McKinley Elementary School in Elkins Park transformed into Seussville to Celebrate Read Across America. The school engaged in a wide array of fun-filled reading-themed activities in celebration of reading.  The school celebrated with dress up days, guest readers shared books written by Dr. Seuss, students created artistic renderings of [...]

Star Performers at Dino’s Backstage and The Celebrity Room

Dino’s Backstage and The Celebrity Room is feeling lucky this March! Marvelous entertainers and singers will grace the stage all month long, creating an unforgettable experience. This month’s performers include Mark Nadler “Cole Porter After Dark”, Gabrielle Stravelli, Kathy “Babe” Robinson, Bob Egan (for his Bob Egan Showcase) and, Michael Richard Kelly. Additionally, the dynamic [...]

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 [...]

Barenaked Ladies to perform at Valley Forge Music Fair

  Valley Forge Casino Resort welcomes Canadian rock band Barenaked Ladies to Valley Forge Music Fair on Saturday, April 22, 2017. The band is still together after nearly three decades, producing 14 studio albums which have collectively sold more than 14 million copies, won eight Juno Awards, earned multiple Grammy nominations, a U.S. chart-topping single [...]

Abington Senior High School’s George Reid to play D1 Football at Temple University

Abington football coach Kevin Conlin described George as a “team leader and hard worker, second to none;   George is always the first one at practices and the last to leave.” In addition, he is an outstanding student with an excellent academic record. Among his many achievements, George received the 2017 Maxwell Football Club’s “Mini Max” [...]