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 Year2017-12-27T15:16:01+00:00

Charity Spotlight: Bucks County Opportunity Council

2017-12-27T14:47:09+00:00

By Betsy Natter Photo: https://www.facebook.com/bcopportunity/ It may seem that all is well among the scenic beauty of Bucks County, but unseen and possibly unknown to many, some forty thousand plus individuals live in poverty, nearly one-fourth of them children. Yet, the Bucks County Opportunity Council (BCOC) has been meeting the needs of [...]

Charity Spotlight: Bucks County Opportunity Council2017-12-27T14:47:09+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 Project2017-12-05T23:43:56+00:00

Montgomery County Announces 2017 Campaign Sign Recycling Program

2017-11-01T13:10:04+00:00

Campaign signs are popping up around Montgomery County reminding residents to cast their votes on Nov. 7. After the excitement of Election Day, what happens to all of those signs? In Montgomery County, they can be recycled. As opposed to disposing of campaign signs in the trash, recycling puts the metal, cardboard, and plastic back into [...]

Montgomery County Announces 2017 Campaign Sign Recycling Program2017-11-01T13:10:04+00:00

Burns & Wilcox Makes Major Investment in Pennsylvania

2017-10-17T12:49:58+00:00

Burns & Wilcox, North America’s leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, announced today the relocation and expansion of its Philadelphia office, making its second investment in the state of Pennsylvania this year. This larger space in the metropolitan area gives Burns & Wilcox the ability to double the current size of its staff. “As [...]

Burns & Wilcox Makes Major Investment in Pennsylvania2017-10-17T12:49:58+00:00

Lochel’s Bakery Named Sweetest Bakery in America

2017-09-21T20:30:56+00:00

Credit: https://www.facebook.com/lochelsbakery/ Lochel’s Bakery was named the 2017 Sweetest Bakery in America out of more than 1,400 bakeries in a contest sponsored by bakery supplier Dawn Foods. The Hatboro based bakery took first place with 97,513 votes! Robert and Kathleen Lochel are third generation owners, and the bakery is currently celebrating its 75th anniversary! [...]

Lochel’s Bakery Named Sweetest Bakery in America2017-09-21T20:30:56+00:00

How Much Money Should I Make?

2017-09-19T18:36:01+00:00

By Betsy Natter A recent survey by Intelligent Video Solutions stated that Pennsylvania workers felt that they deserved to paid an additional $12,175 annually. And while the survey was not extensive, covering only 3,000 workers nationwide, it does raise some questions. What is a fair salary for a particular field of work? Am I getting [...]

How Much Money Should I Make?2017-09-19T18:36:01+00:00

19 Bridge Projects Introduces Interactive Bridge Map

2017-09-12T13:23:24+00:00

Montgomery County will be moving forward on 19 bridge projects, after commissioners approved corresponding contracts and advertisements Thursday. The county also introduced a new interactive map that will allow the public to see the progress being made on county-owned bridges. “We want our residents to know that the county is working every day to make their [...]

19 Bridge Projects Introduces Interactive Bridge Map2017-09-12T13:23:24+00:00

PennSuburban Chamber bringing health, wellness and fun to Lansdale this August

2017-08-28T12:10:21+00:00

by Anna Idler On August 26th 2017, the PennSuburban Chamber of Greater Montgomery County will be hosting its annual free Community Health & Wellness Fair at the Railroad Plaza in Lansdale. Kim Nguyen, Vice President of Member Services, cited the residents of Montgomery County as where the inspiration for this expo comes from. “That search [...]

PennSuburban Chamber bringing health, wellness and fun to Lansdale this August2017-08-28T12:10:21+00:00

New in Town: King of Prussia Town Center Welcomes Seven New Tenants to the Nearly Leased-Up Center

2017-08-16T10:41:37+00:00

Credit: https://www.facebook.com/KOPTownCenter/ King of Prussia Town Center, Montgomery County’s 260,000 square-foot, groundbreaking experiential outdoor center owned and managed by CBRE Global Investors, continues to attract growing businesses while implementing seasonal programming for the community to enjoy. Since the Town Center’s first tenant opened its doors in July 2016, the Town Center’s focus has [...]

New in Town: King of Prussia Town Center Welcomes Seven New Tenants to the Nearly Leased-Up Center2017-08-16T10:41:37+00:00