Montgomery County Schools Ranked Among Nation’s Best

U.S. News & World Reports just released America’s Top High Schools of 2017, and it’s no surprise that Montgomery County has several on the list. Here are theMontgomery County schools that made the Top 100 in Pennsylvania: Lower Moreland High School 555 Red Lion Rd, Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania 19006 #532 in National Rankings #9 in Pennsylvania High Schools Perkiomen Valley [...]

3v3 Basketball Tournament for Charity

  Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. observed, “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” The Helping A Needy Kid Society (T.H.A.N.K.S.) agrees, and is committed to making sure children from economically distressed homes get new experiences through participation in extracurricular activities. We have been serving needy [...]

Recycling Events Keep MontCo Green

By Betsy Natter Sat. April 22 is Earth Day 2017 and while many organizations sponsor special educational events and project days, recycling and care of the environment is a year-round task. Montgomery County residents can do their part by participating in a variety of recycling programs over the next several months. County sponsored events will [...]

Top Dentist Guide

Smile! The Greater Philadelphia region is full of talented health providers. Discover the top local Dentists and Orthodontics­­ professionals throughout the region: Todd M. Welsh, DMD & Bucks County Orthodontics­­ 140 S Clinton St Doylestown, PA 18901 (215) 348-9521 www.buckscountyorthodontics.com Todd M. Welsh, DMD of Bucks County Orthodontics is the area’s premier choice for advanced orthodontics. [...]

Top Doctors Guide

The Greater Philadelphia region is full of talented health providers. Discover the top local health specialists and primary care physicians: Dr. Michael C. Luciano 882 Jacksonville Rd. Suite 204 Ivyland, PA 18974 (215) 957-1100 www.drluciano.com Dr. Michael C. Luciano is board certified in family medicine and obesity medicine. He finished his undergraduate training at University [...]

Abington World Language Department Wins Pennsylvania State Golden Globe Language Award

  Abington Senior High School has won the Pennsylvania State Modern Language Association (PSMLA) Golden Globe Award for the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years as part of the PSMLA Excellent Program (PEP) Award Program.  This award recognizes schools across the state that excel in 11 criteria established by PSMLA to evaluate language programs.  Abington is [...]

Wavy Gravy will return to Ardmore Music Hall

Iconic social activist and “official clown” of the Grateful Dead, Wavy Gravy, will return to Ardmore Music Hall as the guest of honor for Unlimited Devotion: A Weekend of Goodness. This jam-packed weekend will feature star-studded performances from musicians in the Dead community, an art exhibit, screening of the Grateful Dead documentary Long Strange Trip, [...]

Abington Junior High School Chorus Sings National Anthem at Phillies Game

  This week the chorus at Abington Junior High School, directed by Mrs. Mindy Walker, sang the National Anthem prior to the Phillies game. The chorus auditioned in 2006 for the inaugural season at Citizens Bank Park via video and were selected to sing.  The chorus sang several years in a row and was selected [...]

Fishing Fun for Kids

By Betsy Natter The beginning of April marked the official opening of fishing season in Montgomery County. Many waterways are stocked and ready to go for eager fishermen. As the season kicks off, kids can also get in on the fun with free programs and derbies where they can practice their angling skills and have [...]

Collegeville Spotlight: Jefferson Outpatient Imaging

Photography by Amy McDermott It wasn’t long ago that Montgomery County residents had to take a half day of work, jump on the highway, and search for Center City parking in order to visit one of Philadelphia’s renowned University hospitals to access world-class testing and imaging facilities. Much to the benefit of Montgomery County residents, though, a group [...]