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

Marilyn Maye Brings in the New Year at Dino’s

2017-12-08T14:23:16+00:00

On Sunday, December 31, the legendary Marilyn Maye will dazzle the stage when she brings in the New Year at Dino’s Backstage and The Celebrity Room, 287 N. Keswick Avenue in Keswick Village, Glenside, PA. Accompanied by Billy Stritch, they will make this New Year’s Eve in the Philadelphia area a night for all to remember! [...]

Marilyn Maye Brings in the New Year at Dino’s 2017-12-08T14:23:16+00:00

Holiday Exhibits for 2017

2017-12-05T23:43:50+00:00

By Betsy Natter  Enjoy the wonder and sparkle of the season during one of these month-long exhibits that celebrates so many aspects of the holiday. These exhibits are on display through the first week of January; check each website for dates and hours.  American Treasure Tour One American Treasure Way, Oaks, PA 19456 (866) 970-8687 [...]

Holiday Exhibits for 2017 2017-12-05T23:43:50+00:00

Talk of the Town: Lafayette Street Extension Project

2017-12-05T23:43:56+00:00

On Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 at 10 a.m., Montgomery County commissioners and state and local officials will gather to break ground on the third phase of the Lafayette Street Extension Project. The Lafayette Street Extension Project is considered the largest local infrastructure project in the Commonwealth. It will provide improved access to downtown Norristown and [...]

Talk of the Town: Lafayette Street Extension Project 2017-12-05T23:43:56+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

Holiday House Tours 2017

2017-11-29T09:24:07+00:00

By Betsy Natter Looking for some inspiration for your home decorating this holiday? Take a break from the bustle of the season and consider one of Montgomery County’s holiday house tours through the many historic and unique homes beautifully decorated in lights and holiday greenery. Many of these tours are annual events that support ongoing [...]

Holiday House Tours 2017 2017-11-29T09:24:07+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

10 Ways to Embrace Holiday Family Fun in Montgomery County

2017-11-22T12:10:15+00:00

By Betsy Natter The holidays are a time filled with shopping, cookie baking, decorating and the anticipation of spending time with friends and family. As always there is plenty of holiday spirit in Montgomery County too. Whether it’s petting a reindeer or riding a train with Santa one of these activities listed below is sure [...]

10 Ways to Embrace Holiday Family Fun in Montgomery County 2017-11-22T12:10:15+00:00

Happening Kids: Abington Junior High School Students Worked the Philadelphia Marathon to Help Raise Funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

2017-11-20T22:46:15+00:00

This past weekend, at 5:30 in the morning in the pouring rain, thirty-one 9th graders, two 10th graders, and a number of parents from Abington Junior High School arrived to volunteer at the Philadelphia Marathon.  The students worked at water station #8 until 2:00 in the afternoon with other volunteers from Team in Training, raising money [...]

Happening Kids: Abington Junior High School Students Worked the Philadelphia Marathon to Help Raise Funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 2017-11-20T22:46:15+00:00